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PABT Bettles Airport
Bettles, Alaska, USA


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: BTT
Lat/Long: 66-54-50.2000N / 151-31-44.6000W
66-54.836667N / 151-31.743333W
66.9139444 / -151.5290556
(estimated)
Elevation: 647.3 ft. / 197.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 16E (2020)
Time zone: UTC -8 (UTC -9 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 99726

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1949
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ANCHORAGE CENTER
FSS: FAIRBANKS FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [907-474-0788]
NOTAMs facility: BTT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT VASI RYS 01 & 19; MALSR RY 01 & MIRL RY 01/19 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX ASOS: 135.45 (907-692-5900)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 124.6/352.0 (BETTLES RCAG).COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY FAIRBANKS FSS ON FREQ 122.20 (BETTLES RCO).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BTT at fieldBETTLES VOR/DME116.0020E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
EVANSVILLE013/1.539120EEAV . .- ...-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+ JET-B
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS; CTC FREQS 121.7 AND 130.1.
Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 5190 x 150 ft. / 1582 x 46 m
Surface: gravel, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 66-54.476467N66-55.196147N
Longitude: 151-32.321585W151-31.163898W
Elevation: 635.2 ft.647.3 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 016 magnetic, 032 true196 magnetic, 212 true
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 15 ft. road, 80 ft. right of centerline15 ft. road, 80 ft. right of centerline

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER RD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
Phone (907) 451-5280
Manager: TOM WILLIAMS
2301 PEGER RD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
Phone (907) 451-5280

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 11
Single engine airplanes: 10
Multi engine airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 80/week *
48% transient general aviation
24% local general aviation
24% air taxi
4% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -37C.
FLOAT PLANE OPS 2 MILES SE OF AIRFIELD.
UNLEADED FUEL AVBL.
SNOW REMOVAL OPS DURING WINTER--MONITOR CTAF.
WX OBSERVER AVBL FOR LOCAL ARPT WX ON CTAF (CALL SIGN: BETTLES WEATHER) & PHONE 907-692-5533.
RY CONDITION NOT MONITORED; RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV

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 from 26 April 2018 at 901Z to 24 May 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 01   download (291KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19   download (412KB)
VOR RWY 01   download (303KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (85KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (148KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

PFAL - Allakaket Airport (34 nm SW)
PACX - Coldfoot Airport (37 nm NE)
PAKP - Anaktuvuk Pass Airport (73 nm N)
PAIM - Indian Mountain LRRS Airport (76 nm SW)
 
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Aerial photo of PABT (Bettles Airport)
Photo by Brent Crouse
Photo taken 03-Jul-2007
on final for runway 1

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-8)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight++
Sunrise03:2911:29
Sunset00:3708:37
Evening civil twilight++

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-May-2018 12:30:15
Local (UTC-8)  24-May-2018 04:30:15
 
METAR
PABT 241153Z 34004KT 10SM FEW055 FEW160 03/01 A2967 RMK AO2 SLP056 T00330006 10122 20033 55000
TAF
PABT 241122Z 2412/2512 VRB06KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN080 BKN200 FM242200 VRB06KT P6SM VCTS BKN035 BKN050CB BKN100 FM250400 VRB06KT P6SM VCSH BKN035 BKN050 BKN100
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Bettles Lodge / Birchwood Air Service 907-692-5111
no information available

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100LL Jet A Mogas
FS $8.95 $8.25 $8.00 
 Updated 15-May-2018
 
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Brooks Range Aviation 907-692-5444
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100LL Jet A
FS $7.95 $7.25 
 Updated 15-May-2018
 
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