Dease Lake Airport

Pilot Information

Location

Dease Lake Aerodome Chart: click here (downloadable PDF file 106 kb)
Co-ordinates: 58.42222 – 103.0322

Airport Information

Listed in Canada Flight Supplement: Yes
Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart: Yes
Airport Elevation: 2634′
Magnetic Variation: 21°E
Main Runway Number: 03(031°) -21(211°)
Runway Length: 6001′
Runway Width: 30m
Surface: Asphalt. Threshold of runway 20 displaced 402′.
First 1600′ of runway 03 up 1.5%
Lighting: 03-AS (TE  ME) P2  4°, 21-AS (TE  ME) P2  4°
ARCAL-123.2 type K exc RILS or high setting only.
Maintained Year ‘Round: Limited winter maintenance
Radio Communications: RCO – Whitehorse rdo 123.475 (FISE)  126.7 (bcst)
ATF – Traffic 123.2 Mhz   5nm   5600′ ASL
AWOS – 128.7
Customs Airport Entry: No
CANPASS: No

CONSTRUCTION TO RENEW THE RUNWAY, EXPAND THE APRON, AND REVISE THE LIGHTING SYSTEM WILL COMMENCE JUNE 30-OCTOBER 31 2021.

EMERGENCY FLIGHTS (MEDEVACS AND FIREFIGHTERS) WILL ONLY NEED 30 MINS PPR AND WILL ALWAYS TAKE PRIORITY.

PLEASE READ NOTAMS PRIOR TO TAKE OFF FOR ANY SUDDEN CHANGES. AS PER CURRENT NOTAM, FOR FLIGHT PERMISSION TO LAND, PLEASE CONTACT:

250-617-1482 (Terminal Supervisor)

250-771-5911 (Airport Operator, Tahltan Nation Development Corporation)

250-771-3039 (Airport Administrator)

REMARKS

  • Night ops are not recommended unless all 3 hazard beacons are operating, review NOTAMs.
  • Heavy Snow Zone during winter months. De-icing services are available through TNDC, contact 250-771-5911.
  • Snow removal services now augmented through TNDC, contact 250-771-5911.

PROCEDURES

Right hand circuits to runway 03.  Night circuits 3800 feet ASL (1200 AGL). Night circuits as depicted on the CFS VTPC.

CAUTION

Only pilots familiar with this airport and the local terrain should use this airport during hours of darkness.

NAVAID

“YDL” NDB 200 KHz 180 degrees and 1.7 nm to the aerodrome.

Stikine Airport Society Administration inquiries:
250-771-3039

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