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LAKENHEATH

General Info
Country United Kingdom
ICAO ID EGUL
Time UTC 0(+1DT)
Latitude 52.409333
52° 24' 33.60" N
Longitude 0.561000
000° 33' 39.60" E
Elevation 32 feet
10 meters
Type Military
Magnetic Variation 002° W (01/06)
Beacon Yes
Operating Agency U.S.AIR FORCE
Operating Hours SEE REMARKS FOR OPERATING HOURS OR COMMUNICATIONS FOR POSSIBLE HOURS
International Clearance Status Airport of Entry
Daylight Saving Time Last Sunday in March to last Sunday in October


Communications
TWR 122.1
338.925
RADAR 128.9
242.05
PTD 244.475
COMD POST 379.8
PMSV METRO 284.425
GND 375.45
DEP 250.3
CAC LONDON MIL 277.775
ATIS 356.725
APP 136.5
309.2
Communications Remarks  
CAC Mil acft cros MATZ or ldg at LAKENHEATH ctc LONDON MIL 277.775 or LAKENHEATH RADAR 242.05 5 min or 20 NM before MATZ bdry; civ acft tran svc avbl 0600-2359Z++Mon-Fri exc US hol.
POST HAVE QUICK timing avbl. VIP acft ctc COMD POST 20 min prior to ETA.
PMSV METRO-Remote briefing svc avbl H24 2245Z++ Sun - 1800Z++ Fri, Closed Sat. For PMSV (284.425) and RSB ctc 21 OWS DSN 496-6145/6146 or C011-49-06302-67-6145/6146.


Runways
ID
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Dimensions Surface PCN ILS
06/24 9000 x 150 feet
2743 x 46 meters
PART CONCRETE, PART ASPHALT, OR PART BITUMEN-BOUND MACADAM. 083RBWT YES


Navaids
Type ID Name Channel Freq Distance From Field Bearing From Navaid
TACAN LKH LAKENHEATH 039X - At Field -


Supplies/Equipment
Oil O-148, MIL L 7808 (Synthetic Base), Turboprop/Turboshaft Engine
Other Fluids DE-ICE, Anti-icing/De-icing/Defrosting Fluid (MIL A 8243)

LPHOX, Low pressure oxygen servicing

LOX, Liquid oxygen servicing

OX, Indicates oxygen servicing when type of servicing is unknown


Remarks
A-GEAR E5 cable in place dep end. Dur tkof and ldg both 2500' BAK-12 and dep end BAK-1 2 rigged for no ntc engagements.
CAUTION Two jet arpt tfc pat overlap. Portion of N Twy not vis fr twr. Few edge lgt on prk areas. Veh driving lanes adj S twy tfc. Acft security gates on S twy and N acft shelter loop are 83' wide, 15' tall. Use taxi lgt max bright for ngt opr. Allaircrews ctc APP CON for status of EGD208 (Stanford trng area). Acft ldg Rwy 06with wingspan greater than 140' must back taxi for prk on Twy W and Twy H due to wing tip obst btn Twy H and Twy P. Bird haz May-Sep. Weather observing site limitations at the primary observation site include limited visual references beyond 5000 meters. In addition, the tower blocks the 06 approach. At the Alternate Observing Site (ASO), building 1394, the visibility is restricted to the south due to the close proximity of building 1220, the fuel barn, and to the north-northwest by building 1395.
FLUID De-Ice LPOX LOX
FUEL A1+
JASU 1(MA-1A) 1(M32A-60A) 1(MD-3) 1(A/M32-86)
LGT ABn, red coded LK. O/R SS-SR. PAPI and ILS RPI Rwy 06 not coincident. PAPI Rwy 06 GS 2.5 . PAPI and PAR RPI Rwy 24 not coincident.
MISC Fst 1000' Rwy 24 and fst 500' Rwy 06 conc, middle 7500' porous friction sfc. No jet run up or 180 turns on porous friction sfc. All four eng acft shutdown/downspeed outboard eng on twy. VIP/PAX/CARGO acft ctc PTD, 20 min out if chg to prior coord. All arr/dep file IFR FPL. RSRS applied, if unable advs ATC. Wx obsn durpubl opr hr, vis determined at 30' AGL. Stor of classified material is not avblat afld management, ctc Comd Post DSN 226-4800/ C441638-52-4800. Obsn site limitations at the prim obsn site incl ltd visual ref byd 5000M. Rwy 06 apch is blkd by twr. Ltd gnd handling eqpt coml PAX acft, EGUN 3NM SW has full coml PAX handling capability. Due to Fire Dept auth vehicles, B2, 747, C5 acft at perm sev risk cat. Parking spots 5A-5E tow on/off only.
NS ABTMT Mand quiet hr 2300-0600Z++ Mon-Thu, 1800Z++ Fri-0600Z++ Mon. Tran acft arr/dep Sat, Sun, UK and US hol btn 0900-1800Z++. All other arr/dep dur quiet hr rqr 48 FW/CC apvl. Full stop ldg only dur quiet hr or H24 on Sat, Sun and US and UK hol. Avoid ovft of towns W and NE of afld. Aftburner max climb rqr 48 OG/CC apvl. No acft or gnd maint ops to be conducted dur mand quiet hr. Acft rqr hldg dur publ quiet hr exp LIBERTY or GROWLER fix at hi alt.
OIL O-148
OPR HOURS Opr 0600-2200Z++ Mon-Thu; 0600-1800Z++ Fri; clsd Sat-Sun, UK and US hol.
RSTD PPR req, ctc AMOPS DSN 226-4186/2349 C44-1638-52-4186/2349. Fax 2316. Acft executing lo apch, touch and go, go around or missed apch dur VMC shall maint 1000' or blw til passing dep end of rwy.
TFC PAT VFR overhead 1500. Use ctn when arr VFR to Rwy 06 due to close proximity and similar hdg of Rwy 11 at Mildenhall.
TRAN ALERT Svc avbl 0700-2200Z++ Mon-Thu; 0700-1800Z++ Fri; exp 2-4 hr svc dly. Fleet svc avbl 24 hr PN, ctc DSN 238-2296.

Source: DAFIF
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