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Anchorage

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PANC
Airport
ICAO: PANC
Summary
Name Anchorage
Region North America
Territory Alaska US.gif
Location Anchorage, Alaska
Serving
Coordinates 61° 10' 51.3595", -150° 0' 15.6555"
Close to Gulf Of Alaska
Runways
Designator Length Width Surface ROPS
07L/25R 3231 m10,600.394 ft 46 m150.919 ft ASP yes/yes
07R/25L 3322 m10,898.95 ft 46 m150.919 ft ASP yes/yes
14/32 3531 m11,584.646 ft 46 m150.919 ft ASP no/no
METAR
Observation PANC 131053Z 02009KT 10SM SCT065 OVC250 02/M02 A2970 RMK AO2 SLP060 T00221017
Station Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
Date/Time 13 December 2017 10:53:00
Wind direction 20°
Wind speed 09 kts
Lowest cloud amount scattered clouds
Temperature 2.2°C
Dew point
Humidity 75%
QNH hPa
Weather condition n/a

CFIT
Tag(s) Altimeter Temperature Error Correction
RI
Tag(s) Runway Misidentification
WX
Tag(s) Volcanic Ash

Anchorage International Airport

ICAO: PANC IATA: ANC

Description

International airport serving Anchorage.

Climatology

Cool continental climate/Subarctic climate (Köppen climate classification Dfc)

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Accidents & Serious Incidents at or in vicinity of PANC

  • A343, Anchorage AK USA, 2002 (On 25 January 2002, in VMC at night, an Airbus A340-300 being operated by China Airlines successfully took-off from a parallel taxiway adjacent to the departure runway at Anchorage Alaska which was of less length than the calculated airplane take-off distance required.)
  • MD82 / MD11, Anchorage AK USA, 2002 (On 17 March 2002, at Ted Stevens Anchorage Airport, a McDonnell Douglas MD82 operated by Alaska Airlines, on a night pushback in snow conditions collided with an inbound taxiing McDonnell Douglas MD-11. The MD82 suffered substantial rudder damage although the impacting MD11 winglet was undamaged.)