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KGCN Grand Canyon National Park Airport
Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 04 JANUARY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: GCN
Lat/Long: 35-57-08.5000N / 112-08-49.1000W
35-57.141667N / 112-08.818333W
35.9523611 / -112.1469722
(estimated)
Elevation: 6608.7 ft. / 2014.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 11E (2020)
From city: 6 miles S of GRAND CANYON, AZ
Time zone: UTC -7 (year round; does not observe DST)
Zip code: 86023

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1962
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: LOS ANGELES CENTER
FSS: PRESCOTT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GCN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: OCT 1 - MAY 31 0700-1900, JUN 1 - SEP 30 0600-2000
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21 - CTAF WHEN ATCT CLSD.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: no, OVERNIGHT PARKING FEE & COMMERCIAL LNDG FEE.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index B

Airport Communications

CTAF: 119.0
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 124.3
WX ASOS: PHONE 928-638-0672
CANYON GROUND: 121.9 [JUN 1 - SEP 30 - 0600-2000, OCT 1 - MAY 31 0700-1900]
CANYON TOWER: 119.0 [JUN 1 - SEP 30 - 0600-2000, OCT 1 - MAY 31 0700-1900]
EMERG: 121.5
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY LOS ANGELES ARTCC ON FREQS 124.85/319.2 (SELIGMAN RCAG).
  • COMMUNICATIONS PROVIDED BY PRESCOTT RADIO ON FREQ 122.1R WHEN ATCT IS CLOSED.
  • MINGUS MOUNTAIN RCO 122.3 (PRESCOTT RADIO)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
GCN at fieldGRAND CANYON VOR/DME113.1015E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS CALL (928) 638-7117.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: LOW

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 8999 x 150 ft. / 2743 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 52 /F/C/W/T
Single wheel: 88.0
Double wheel: 108.0
Double tandem: 160.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 35-56.578962N35-57.703762N
Longitude: 112-09.411692W112-08.223607W
Elevation: 6533.0 ft.6608.6 ft.
Gradient: 0.7% UP1.0% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 030 magnetic, 041 true210 magnetic, 221 true
Markings: precision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/GS

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: STATE OF ARIZONA
255 EAST OSBORN RD SUITE 101
PHOENIX, AZ 85012
Phone 602-294-9144
DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES DIVISION.
Manager: LEE MCCLEARY
PO BOX 3399
GRAND CANYON, AZ 86023
Phone 928-638-2446

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 39
Single engine airplanes: 4
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 33
    
Aircraft operations: avg 290/day *
96% air taxi
3% transient general aviation
1% local general aviation
<1% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 30 June 2017

Additional Remarks

PART 77 OBSTNS-TREES BOTH SIDES OF RY.
CONDORS INVOF ARPT.
HVY VOLUME OF AIR TAXI FLIGHTS VICINITY OF GRAND CANYON. NOTE: SEE SPECIAL NOTICES GRAND CANYON SPECIAL FLIGHT RULES AREA.
RY 03/21 LGTD DISTANCE REMAINING SIGNS ON E SIDE.
ARFF INDEX B AVBL WITH 24 HR PPR CALL AMGR 928-638-2446.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 4 January 2018 at 0901Z and 1 February 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 03   download (236KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (194KB)
VOR RWY 03   download (155KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (61KB)
 
Departure Procedures
PARKS FOUR   download (421KB)
 
GRAND FOUR (OBSTACLE)   download (364KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (113KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

40G - Valle Airport (18 nm S)
KFLG - Flagstaff Pulliam Airport (54 nm SE)
KKNB - Kanab Municipal Airport (66 nm N)
KPGA - Page Municipal Airport (67 nm NE)
KSEZ - Sedona Airport (69 nm S)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-Jan-2018
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:1014:10
Sunrise07:3814:38
Sunset17:4200:42
Evening civil twilight18:0901:09

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Jan-2018 01:37:53
Local (UTC-7)  20-Jan-2018 18:37:53
 
METAR
KGCN 210054Z 24011KT 9SM BKN037 OVC044 00/M06 A2980 RMK AO2 SNE22B40E49 SLP072 P0000 T00001061
TAF
KGCN 202032Z 2020/2118 22015G25KT P6SM BKN030 OVC050 TEMPO 2021/2101 2SM -SHSN OVC005 FM210100 23011KT 1/2SM SN FG BKN003 OVC010 FM211500 27011KT P6SM FEW010 SCT045
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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Grand Canyon Airlines 928-638-7117
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100LL Jet A
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