RAFAEL HERNANDEZ
Latitude: 18-29-41.5 N
Longitude: 67-7-46 W
Elevation: 237 ft.
Variation: 10 W 1985
From city: 3 miles NE of AGUADILLA, PR
ARTCC: ZSU
Section chart: PUERTO RICO-VIRGIN ISLANDS
Time Zone: UTC-4(-3DT)
BQN (TJBQ)
AGUADILLA, PR
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours: 0700-2000, MON-SAT, EXC THU. 0700-0100 THU AND SUN.
FSS: SAN JUAN FSS (SJU)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: TJBQ ()
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SS-SR
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: Yes
Fuel: 100, A1
Fire and Rescue: ARFF Index I B certified on 07/01/2005
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
PUERTO RICO PORTS AUTH
PO BOX 250466
AGUADILLA, PR 00604-0466
UNITED STATES
Phone: 787-891-2286
MANAGER:
EDGAR SIERRA
BOX 250466
AGUADILLA, PR 00604-0466
UNITED STATES
Phone: 787-890-6075
General Remarks
•  NO PARKING IN C AREA INDEFLY.
•  OBSTN LGT ON TOWER NW OF ARPT OTS INDEFLY.
•  ULTRALIGHT OPNS NOT ALLOWED.
•  FOR IMMIGRATION SVC CALL 787-882-3576.
•  TWY F CLSD TO ALL TFC INDEFLY.
•  FOR CUSTOMS SVC CALL 787-882-3556. FOR USDA SVC CALL 787-882-3515.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 118.325 MHz 0700-2100 MON-SAT, EXC THU.
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
AGUADILLA GROUND: 120.875 MHz GND/P CD/P  
AGUADILLA TOWER: 124.95 MHz LCL/P  
Remarks:
•  WHEN ATCT CLSD, CD PRVDD BY SAN JUAN CERAP ON FREQS 124.35/269.35.
•  APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY SAN JUAN CERAP ON FREQS 124.35/269.35 (BORIQUEN RCAG).
•  OTHER UHF AND HF/USB FREQS AVBL ON REQUEST
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC BQN BORINQUEN 113.5 MHz 24 Hours 1.2 nm 261.1°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZIMUTH AND DME UNUSBL 078-095 BYD 26 NM BLO 3,000 FT, 150-175 BYD 35 NM BLO 6,000 FT, 176-195 BYD 21 NM BLO 3,600 FT, 196-235 BYD 33 NM BLO 4,600 FT, 236-258 BYD 26 NM BLO 2,600 FT.
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 176-218 BYD 30 NM BLO 3,600 FT.
VOR/DME MAZ MAYAGUEZ 110.6 MHz 24 Hours 14.3 nm 4.9°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VORDME UNUSBL 21-024 DEG ALL DISTS AND ALTS; 025-044 DEG BLO 13500 FT ALL DISTS; 045-061 DEG BYD 10 NM BLO 13500 FT; 062 DEG BYD 23 NM ALL ALTS; 063-082 DEG BYD 10 NM BLO 13500 FT; 084-100 BLO 13500 ALL DISTS; 102-222 DEG BLO 9000 FT ALL DISTS; 223-254 DEG BLO 4000 FT ALL DISTS; 255-266 DEG BYD 10 NM BLO 4000 FT; 267-285 DEG BLO 4000 FT ALL DISTS; 286-295 DEG ALL DISTS AND ALTS; 297-019 DEG ALL DISTS AND ALTS.
•  DME PORTION UNUSBL 133-135 DEG ALL DSTC ALL ALTS.
NDB MAZ MAYAGUEZ 254 KHz 24 Hours 14.5 nm 5.2°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
BQN WX AWOS-3 118.325 MHz 787-890-3570 0.0 nm
•  AWOS CEILING UNRELIABLE DURING NON TOWER HOURS.
•  AWOS CEILOMETER OTS INDEFLY.
Runways
08/26
Dimensions: 11702 ft. x 200 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH-CONC
PAVEMENT HAS NUMEROUS CRACKS AND PONDING THE ENTIRE LENGTH OF RY.
Surface Condition: POOR
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 155,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 235,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 455,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 08 Runway 26
True Alignment: 72° 252°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 18-29-23.9381 N 18-29-58.9874 N
Longitude: 67-8-43.9444 W 67-6-48.0461 W
Elevation: 237.2 ft. 193.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 52 ft. AGL 52 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes No
TDZE: 237.2 ft. 210.2 ft.
TORA: 11702 ft. 11702 ft.
TODA: 11702 ft. 11702 ft.
ASDA: 11702 ft. 11313 ft.
LDA: 11313 ft. 11313 ft.

Heliports
None