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MRI

Merrill Field
Anchorage, Alaska

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FAA Identifier: MRI
Latitude/Longitude: 61-12-48.7622N / 149-50-41.0069W
61.2133 / -149.8447
Elevation: 137 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 19E (2010)
Land Area Covered: 436 acres
From City: 1 nautical miles E of Anchorage, AK
County/Parish: Anchorage, AK
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 5/1/1947 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Anchorage
Control Tower: Yes
ARTCC: Anchorage Center (ZAN)
FSS: Kenai Flight Service Station (907-283-8469)
Attendance: ALL/MON-FRI/0730-1700
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.95
CTAF: 126
LCL/S 127.55
LCL/P 126.0
GND/P 121.7
ATIS 124.25
INTERFERENCE MAY BE RECEIVED ON ATCT FREQS IN TRAFFIC PATTERN FROM FM BROADCAST STATION.
WHEN ATCT CLOSED CTAF PROCEDURES ARE RECOMMENDED. SEE REGULATORY NOTICES ANCHORAGE TERMINAL AREA MERRILL SEGMENT THIS SUPPLEMENT.
WHEN ATCT CLSD WX ALSO AVBL ON CTAF, CALL SIGN MERRILL WEATHER OR PHONE 907-271-4355.
Services:
Fuel available: 100 Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: Low
Bulk oxygen: Low
Runway Information:
Runway: 05/23
Dimensions: 2000 x 60 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good conditionravel - in good conditi
Runway: 07/25
Dimensions: 4000 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: None
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 50 K lbs.
Double wheel: 80 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 16/34
Dimensions: 2640 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: None
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 20 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Municipality Of Anchorage
800 Merril Field Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99501-4129
907-343-6303
Manager: Paul Bowers, A.A.E.
800 Merril Field Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99501-4129
907-343-6303
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