EDWARD G. PITKA SR
Latitude: 64-44-10.2 N
Longitude: 156-56-14.6 W
Elevation: 153 ft.
Variation: 17 E 2010
From city: 0 miles NW of GALENA, AK
ARTCC: ZAN
Section chart: FAIRBANKS
Time Zone: UTC-9(-8DT)
GAL (PAGA)
GALENA, 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: 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: PAGA ()
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1700
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT HIRL RY 07/25; VASI RYS 07 & 25; REIL RY 07 - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: Yes
Fuel: 100LL, A
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
STATE OF ALASKA DOT & PF
NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER RD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-451-52200
MANAGER:
MARVIN THURMOND
BOX 9
GALENA, AK 99741
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-656-1236
General Remarks
•  POSSIBLE WINDSHEAR BELOW 2000 FT AGL ON FINAL APCH TO RWYS 07 & 25.
•  ARPT MAINT DUTY HRS 0800-1600 MON-FRI EXCP HOLS.
•  FIRST USABLE 975' OF RY 25 IS CONCRETE THAT SEASONALLY CONTAIN FROST HEAVES. DIFFERENT IN APPEARANCE AND POSSIBLY BRAKING ACTION FM REMAINING PORTION OF RY.
•  ARPT HAZARDOUS REPORTING ONLY PERFORMED DURING DUTY HRS UNLESS PRIOR ARRANGEMENT IN WRITING WITH ARPT MANAGEMENT PO BOX 09 GALENA AK 99741.
•  SNOW REMOVAL OPERATIONS MONITOR CTAF.
•  ACFT MAY BE CLOSER TO LANDING SURFACE THAN THEY APPEAR TO PILOT.
•  ULTRALIGHTS ON AND IN VICINITY OF AIRPORT.
•  WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AKWEATHERCAMS.FAA.GOV
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: None  
Remarks:
•  MIL CONTRACTOR CALL SPACE MARK ON 391.2 FOR ALL SERVICES.
•  APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 127.0/290.2 (GALENA RCAG).COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY FAIRBANKS FSS ON FREQ 122.20 (GALENA RCO).
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 25 ILS GAL 109.5 MHz  
•  ILS UNMON 1700-0700 WEEKDAYS AND 24 HR HOLIDAYS.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME GAL GALENA 114.8 MHz 24 Hours 4.1 nm 268.4°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
GAL WX AWOS-3 132.525 MHz 907-656-2483 0.0 nm
Runways
06/24
Dimensions: 2786 ft. x 80 ft.
Surface Type: GRVL
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 06 Runway 24
True Alignment: 90° 270°
Latitude: 64-44-11.724 N 64-44-11.872 N
Longitude: 156-56-51.718 W 156-55-47.555 W
Elevation: 146 ft. 148 ft.
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No

07/25
Dimensions: 7249 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH-CONC
Surface Condition: FAIR
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 110,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 144,000 lbs
   Double Tandem: 240,000 lbs
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 07 Runway 25
True Alignment: 89° 270°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Fair
RUNWAY MARKING FAIR TO GOOD
Fair
Latitude: 64-44-9.3133 N 64-44-9.9065 N
Longitude: 156-57-36.1203 W 156-54-49.1708 W
Elevation: 147 ft. 152.7 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 42 ft. AGL 42 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-box VASI on left 4-box VASI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes
REIL OTS INDEFLY.
No
Displaced Threshold: 600.8 ft.  
DT Latitude: 64-44-9.3644 N  
DT Longitude: 156-57-22.2837 W  
DT Elevation: 147.6 ft.  
TDZE: 149.7 ft. 152.7 ft.

Heliports
None