FAIRBANKS INTL
Latitude: 64-48-54.4 N
Longitude: 147-51-23.2 W
Elevation: 439 ft.
Variation: 21 E 2010
From city: 3 miles SW of FAIRBANKS, AK
ARTCC: ZAN
Section chart: FAIRBANKS
Time Zone: UTC-9(-8DT)
FAI (PAFA)
FAIRBANKS, 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: ATCT-TRACON
Tower Hours: 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours: 24 Hours
FSS: FAIRBANKS FSS (FAI)
Phone: 907-474-0137
Toll Free: 1-866-248-6516
•  NAVAIDS TAL-V AND BCC-R CTLD HRS TAL FSS CLSD.
NOTAMs Facility: FAI (FAIRBANKS INTL)
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: Yes
Fuel: 100LL, A1
Fire and Rescue: ARFF Index I C certified on 03/01/2005
Int'l Operations: Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
STATE OF ALASKA DOTPF
ALASKA INTL AIRPORT SYSTEM.
6450 AIRPORT WAY - SUITE 1
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-474-2500
MANAGER:
JESSE VANDERZANDEN
6450 AIRPORT WAY - SUITE 1
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-474-2500
General Remarks
•  MIGRATORY BIRDS INVOF ARPT DURING SPRING THRU FALL.
•  ATCT LOCATED AT 64-48-39.438N 147-50-55.722W ELEVATION 538' MSL.
•  SPB CONTROLLED BY FAIRBANKS INTL ATCT. CTC ATCT ON FREQ 118.3 AS SOON AS PRACTICAL AFTER START UP FOR TAXI ON THE POND. FLOAT POND TFC AS ASSIGNED BY FAIRBANKS ATCT. LIMITED TRANSIENT FLOAT PLANE PARKING AVBL, CTC OPNS 907-474-2530 FOR INFORMATION. SFC FROZEN IN WINTER, NOT MONITORED.
•  BE ALERT FOR SNOW REMOVAL EQUIPMENT OPNS FM 1 OCT TO 15 MAY.
•  MILITARY CONTRACT FUEL AVBL.
•  FOR FLIGHTS IN MOA'S EAST OF FAIRBANKS RECOMMEND CONTACTING EIELSON RANGR CONTROL ON 125.3 OR CALL 1-800-758-8723 FOR INFORMATION ON MILITARY ACTIVITES.
•  NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFECT FM 2200-0800 ALL LARGE ACFT, TURBINE ENGINE, AND HEAVY ACFT UTILIZE RY 02L FOR ARRS AND 20R FOR DEPS WHEN WIND IS NOT AN OPERATIOINAL FACTOR. CTC APRT OPNS FOR ENGINE RUN-UP LOCATIONS.
•  RY 02R/20L CLSD TO JET ACFT.
•  TRANSIENT PARKING EAST RAMP FOR NON JET ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 79 FT. NO TRANSIENT ACFT PARKING ON WEST RAMP, CTC APT OPS 907-474-2530 FOR INFO & MEDIVAC PARKING.
•  RYS 02W & 20W TOUCHDOWN REFERENCE MKRS 500 FT FROM SHORELINE, MKD WITH BUOYS DURING FLOAT SEASON.
•  FOR AVBLTY OF SUMMER GRAVEL STRIP RY 02/20 AND WINTER SKI STRIP RY 02/20 CONSULT LOCAL NOTAMS AND CTC TWR PRIOR TO ARRIVAL /DEPARTURE.
•  N/S TAXIWAY (TWY A) IS WEST AND PARALLEL TO RY 02L/20R. BE ALERT TO AVOID LANDING ON TAXIWAY.
•  NE COMPASS ROSE CLSD TO HELICOPTERS OVER 12,500 LBS. FROST HEAVES SOUTH 2600 FT RY 02R/20L CONTACT ARPT OPERS 907-474-2530 WITH SAFETY CONCERNS.
•  TMPRY HELIPAD LOCATED ON EAST RAMP SOUTH OF TWY W IN GRASSY AREA MKD BY ORANGE CONES (MAY 1 THRU OCT 1), APCH AND DEP FM THE WEST (BE ALERT FOR FIXED WING AIRCRAFT ON THE GROUND).
•  SPB RMKS: NO STEP TAXI EXCEPT IN CHANNEL - RYS 02W/20W.
•  WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AKWEATHERCAMS.FAA.GOV
•  ALL RY HOLD LINES AND COMPASS ROSE AT TWY W OBSCURED OCTOBER 1 THRU APRIL 1.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: 124.4 MHz 24 Hours
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
RADAR TYPE: ASR-8 24 Hours
FAIRBANKS APPROACH: 118.6 MHz APCH/S  
FAIRBANKS APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 125.35 MHz APCH/P DEP/P TRSA IC (180-359)
  126.5 MHz APCH/P DEP/P TRSA (360-179)
  363.2 MHz APCH/P DEP/P TRSA IC (180-359)
  381.4 MHz APCH/P DEP/P TRSA (360-179)
FAIRBANKS CLERANCE DELIVERY: 127.6 MHz CD/P  
FAIRBANKS DEPARTURE: 327.1 MHz DEP/S  
FAIRBANKS EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
  243 MHz EMERG  
FAIRBANKS GROUND: 121.9 MHz GND/P  
FAIRBANKS TOWER: 118.3 MHz LCL/P  
  257.8 MHz LCL/P  
Remarks:
•  SECTORIZATION BASED ON CHENA NDB.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 02L ILS/DME IIIB-CNA 109.1 MHz Chan 028X
•  ILS CLASSIFICATION CODE IIIE
Rwy 20R ILS/DME I-FAI 110.3 MHz Chan 040X
•  ILS CLASSIFICATION CODE IIE.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC FAI FAIRBANKS 108.6 MHz 24 Hours 4.1 nm 77.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNUSBL 312-332 BYD 24 NM BLO 7000 FT.
NDB CUN CHENA 257 KHz 24 Hours 9.4 nm 261.5°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
TACAN EIL EIELSON   24 Hours 21.9 nm 296.7°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  ROUGHNESS MAY BE EXPECTED ON ALL RADIALS.
•  DME UNLOCKS MAY OCCUR WITHIN 4 NM, UNLOCKING IS ONLY LIKELY WHEN INTERROGATION IS MADE BY HIGH POWERED /11 KW OR GREATER/ AIRBORNE EQUIPMENT.
•  TACAN UNMONITORED WHEN TWR CLSD.
•  TACAN UNUSBL 343-098 BYD 30 NM BLO 9000 FT, 158-283 BYD 30 NM BLO 10000 FT.
•  NO NOTAM PREVENTIVE MAINT SCHEDULE TUE 0700-1000Z++.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
FAI WX ASOS     0.1 nm
FBK WX ASOS 119.025 MHz 907-353-7940 6.3 nm
•  OPR 1600-0700Z++ WEEKDAYS EXC HOLS.
Runways
02/20
Dimensions: 2900 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: GRVL
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 02 Runway 20
True Alignment: 38° 218°
Latitude: 64-48-57.8002 N 64-49-20.2644 N
Longitude: 147-50-47.5998 W 147-50-6.2715 W
Elevation: 433 ft. 433.6 ft.
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 434.6 ft. 434.6 ft.

02L/20R
Dimensions: 11800 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment: GRVD
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN: 78/F/A/W/T
   Single Wheel: 75,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 220,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 580,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem: 1100,000 lbs
  Runway 02L Runway 20R
True Alignment: 38° 218°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 64-48-9.4756 N 64-49-40.9108 N
Longitude: 147-53-9.1838 W 147-50-21.1293 W
Elevation: 435.6 ft. 438.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 73 ft. AGL 74 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
RY 20R PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
Approach Lights: ALSF2: Standard 2400 feet high intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers, category II or III configuration MALSR: 1400 feet medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Centerline Lights: yes yes
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
Displaced Threshold: 750.0 ft. 750.0 ft.
DT Latitude: 64-48-15.2888 N 64-49-35.1007 N
DT Longitude: 147-52-58.5116 W 147-50-31.8204 W
DT Elevation: 436.1 ft. 438.9 ft.
TDZE: 438.6 ft. 439 ft.
TORA: 11800 ft. 11800 ft.
TODA: 12800 ft. 12800 ft.
ASDA: 11800 ft. 11800 ft.
LDA: 11050 ft. 11050 ft.

02R/20L
Dimensions: 6501 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 02R Runway 20L
True Alignment: 38° 218°
Traffic Pattern: Right  
Latitude: 64-48-0.8635 N 64-48-51.2387 N
Longitude: 147-52-32.2371 W 147-50-59.6666 W
Elevation: 433.2 ft. 433.1 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 40 ft. AGL 41 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: No Yes
TDZE: 433.2 ft. 434.2 ft.

02W/20W
Dimensions: 5400 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: WATER
Surface Condition:  
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 02W Runway 20W
True Alignment: 38° 218°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Buoys Buoys
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 64-48-58.0039 N 64-49-39.8349 N
Longitude: 147-51-16.5892 W 147-49-59.6293 W
Elevation: 423.4 ft. 423.4 ft.
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 423 ft. 423 ft.

Heliports
None