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Data Effective: 11/07/2019 - 12/05/2019
VDZ (PAVD)
VALDEZ PIONEER FIELD
VALDEZ , AK - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 61-8-3.175 N / 146-14-41.143 W
Elevation 121 FT
Variation 19 E 2015
From city 3 miles E of VALDEZ, AK
ARTCC ZAN
Section chart ANCHORAGE
Time Zone UTC-9(-8DT)
View active NOTAMS
OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Minimum Operational Network No
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower No air traffic control tower at airport
Tower Hours  
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS JUNEAU FSS (JNU)  Phone: 907-586-7380
Toll Free: 1-866-297-2236
  • TELEPHONE-TWEB 907-789-1551.
  • JUNEAU ARPT WIND SYSTEM (JAWS) AVBL ON HTTP:PAJK.ARH.NOAA.GOV/JAWS/JAWS.PHP
NOTAMs Facility VDZ (VALDEZ PIONEER FIELD)
Attendance MAY-SEPT 0700-1830
OCT-APR 0600-1830
Wind Indicator Lighted
Segmented Circle Yes
Lights SEE RMK
ACTVT HIRL RY 06/24; MALSR & PAPI RY 06 & REIL RY 24 - CTAF.
Beacon Clear and Green
  SEE RMK
24 HRS
Landing Fee No
Fuel 100LL, A, B
Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I A
CLSD TO ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS EXCP WITH PPR IN WRITING TO AMGR; PO BOX 507 VALDEZ AK 99686; 24 HRS IN ADVANCE; FAX 907-835-5849.
Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
 Not an Airport of Entry
COMMUNICATIONS
UNICOM: None  
CTAF: 122.9 MHz  
ATIS: None  
Remarks:
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ANCHORAGE ARTCC ON FREQS 269.4 (MIDDLETON ISLAND RCAG) AND 119.3 (JOHNSTONE POINT RCAG).
WEATHER
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
VDZ WX AWOS-3P 118.8 MHz 907-835-5578 0.0 nm
CDV WX ASOS 134.8 MHz 907-424-5900 44.7 nm
RUNWAY 06/24
Dimensions 6500 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type ASPH
Surface Condition GOOD
Treatment GRVD
Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
PCN 54/F/B/X/T
Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
Double Wheel 200,000 lbs
Double Tandem 300,000 lbs
Dual Double Tandem  

Base End: 06

True Alignment 81°
Traffic Pattern Right
Markings Precision instrument
Markings Condition Fair
Latitude 61-7-58.3229 N
Longitude 146-15-46.5652 W
Elevation 50 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height 29 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle
Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
Approach Lights MALSR
Runway End Identifier Lights No
TDZE 68 ft.
TORA 6500 ft.
TODA 6500 ft.
ASDA 6500 ft.
LDA 6500 ft.

Reciprocal End: 24

True Alignment 261°
Traffic Pattern Left
Markings Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition Fair
Latitude 61-8-8.0265 N
Longitude 146-13-35.7201 W
Elevation 121 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height  
Visual Glide Path Angle  
Visual Slope Indicator  
Approach Lights  
Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
TDZE 121 ft.
TORA 6500 ft.
TODA 6500 ft.
ASDA 6500 ft.
LDA 6500 ft.
HELIPORTS
None
CHARTS

Chart data valid from 0901Z 11/07/19 to 0901Z 12/05/19.

Departure Procedure (DP) Charts

NAKED SIX

Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) Charts

LDA-H
CONTACTS

OWNER

ALASKA DOT&PF NORTHERN REGION
2301 PEGER ROAD
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-451-5217

MANAGER

BOX 507
VALDEZ, AK 99686
UNITED STATES
Phone: 907-835-5658
OTHER PHONE NUMBERS AVBL 835-4695/5658.
REMARKS
  • ARPT MAINT DUTY HRS: 0600-1830 MON-FRI, 0800-1830 SAT-SUN.
  • BE ALERT - DURG STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS THE WINDS AT MIDFIELD AND AT THE EAST END OF THE RY MAY BE SIGNIFICANTLY HIGHER THAN THE WINDS DETECTED AT THE AWOS SITE.
  • BE ALERT: SEE SPECIAL NOTICES - PORT VALDEZ AREA AND GENERAL NOTICES - THOMPSON PASS AVALANCHE CONTROL.
  • POTATO POINT WX CAMERA AVBL ON INTERNET AT HTTP://AVCAMS.FAA.GOV
  • ARPT SAND LARGER GRADATION THAN FAA RECOMMENDED/SEE AC150/5200-30.
  • COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -11C.
  • FUEL SALES BY PPR ONLY. FOR JET B 907-834-6933. FOR 100LL 907-831-0643.
  • SOUTHWEST SECTION OF RAMP (1675 X 200 FEET) NOT MAINTAINED NOV 1 TO APR 15.
  • SN REMOVAL, WILDLIFE CTL, COND RPRTG, AND OTHER AFLD MAINT SVCS ONLY AVBL AND VALID DUR ARPT MAINT DUTY HRS.
  • CTC ARPT MGMT FOR ANY AFTER HRS REQ FOR AFLD SVCS.