BUCKLAND
Latitude: 65-58-53.6 N
Longitude: 161-8-56.9 W
Elevation: 29 ft.
Variation: 15 E 2010
From city: 1 miles SW of BUCKLAND, AK
ARTCC: ZAN
Section chart: NOME
Time Zone: UTC-9(-8DT)
BVK (PABL)
BUCKLAND, AK
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: KOTZEBUE FSS (OTZ)
Phone: 907-442-3310
Toll Free: 1-800-478-7460
•  FOR LCL CALL TO KOTZEBUE FSS DIAL 907-442-3310.
NOTAMs Facility: BVK (BUCKLAND)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RY 11/29 - CTAF. VASI RYS 11 & 29 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations:  
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
STATE OF AK DOTPF N RGN
2301 PEGER ROAD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-451-2200
MANAGER:
CALVIN SCHAEFFER
PO BOX 55
KOTZEBUE, AK 99752
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-442-3147
General Remarks
•  RWY SUBJECT TO TURBULENT CROSSWINDS IN SUMMER MONTHS.
•  RY COND NOT MONITORED; RECOMMEND VISUAL INSPECTION PRIOR TO LANDING.
•  MIGRATORY WATERFOWL INVOF ARPT SPRING THROUGH FALL.
•  WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AKWEATHERCAMS.FAA.GOV
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: None  
Remarks:
•  APCH/DEP SERVICE PRVDD BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 119.2/263.0 (KOTZEBUE RCAG).COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY KOTZEBUE FSS ON FREQ 122.30 (BUCKLAND RCO).
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
NDB/DME BVK BUCKLAND 325 KHz 24 Hours 0.2 nm 337.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  DME CHANNEL 078X PAIRED WITH VHF FREQ 113.1.
•  DME UNUSBL 250-260 BYD 18 NM BLO 4600 FT.
NDB/DME KKA KOYUK 299 KHz 24 Hours 62.9 nm 0.1°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  DME CHANNEL 083X PAIRED WITH VHF FREQ 113.6.
•  DME LCTD AT 64-55-55.837N LONG 161-08-55.420W.
•  DME UNUSBL 240-270 BYD 15 NM BLO 5000'; 270-360 BYD 9 NM BLO 10000'.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
BVK WX AWOS-3 135.15 MHz 907-494-2180 0.1 nm
D76 WX AWOS-3 120.00 MHz 907-636-2010 50.4 nm
KKA WX AWOS-3 134.95 MHz 907-963-4000 63.1 nm
Runways
11/29
Dimensions: 3200 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: GRVL
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 11 Runway 29
True Alignment: 122° 302°
Latitude: 65-59-1.9209 N 65-58-45.332 N
Longitude: 161-9-29.7378 W 161-8-24.048 W
Elevation: 27.1 ft. 28.7 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 25 ft. AGL 29 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.5°
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-box VASI on right 4-box VASI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 28.9 ft. 29 ft.

Heliports
None