Terrain causes turbulence on arrival and departure routes.
Be alert: see regulatory notice - ketchikan international airport special air traffic rules and airport traffic patterns.
Uscg helipad located at 55-21-27.6N 131-42-19.8W in vicinity of ketchikan international airport and seaplan base. helipad is for uscg MED-VAC missions only.poc is commander cg district 17, 709 west 9TH st, rm 661. Box 25517 juneau, ak 99802. 907-463-2247/2000.
Runway 11/29 sand used to enhance runway friction may not meet faa specs.
West end of airport dock is closed nov 1 to apr 1 annually.
Weather cameras available on internet at http://avcams.faa.gov
Taxiway C lights out of service indefinitely.
Landings during unattended hours rqrs A please call to the FBO. Contact FBO at 907- 247-5701 to make prior arrangements and get current please call out charges.
Special air traffic rules part 93 and standard VFR arrival and departure procedures and patterns information; see regulatory notices.
Cold temperature restricted airport. Altitude correction required at or below -11C.
Pcn 21/F/B/X/T: GA apron, taxiway C, and northeast section of main apron.
Ferry between airport and city operates continually while airport attended.
Birds on and in vicinity of airport.
All aircraft: prior to operating on apron/taxiway contact ketchikan flight service station and advise intentions.
Surface cond rprts reflect conds while airport atndd only.
Air taxi and boat traffic in harbor. Floating debris may be in water way.
No snow or ice removal when airport not attnd.
(A23) weather PERMITTING-RIGHT traffic for runway 11 for light single/twin eng aircraft.
Landing fee $5.00 for GA aircraft under 6000 lbs on runway. $3.00 per float plane for use of spb float.
Air carrier operations involving aircraft with more than 30 passengers are not authorized in excess of 15 minutes before or after scheduled arrival or departure times without prior coordination with airport manager and confirmation that airport rescue and fire fighting svcs are available prior to landing or takeoff.
Runway 11 PAPI 5 deg left and right of course unusable.
Runway 29 PAPI beyond 6 nm unusable.
Fuel available at 122.95 or please call (907) -247-5701 summer 0530- 1930L winter 0630-2030L.
Serivce available hours of scheduled air carrier serivce, prior notice required other times.
ATC-CTL. When ktn flight service station closed, activate HIRL runway 11/29, MALSR runway 11, MALSR runway 29 - CTAF. PAPI runways 11 and 29 oper cont.
Rotating beacon oper cont when ktn flight service station closed.