Skip to end of metadata
Go to start of metadata


Airport Overview

Houk Civil Airfield is located in Chuuk State on Houk Island, also known as Pulusuk, roughly 183 miles (294 km) southwest of Chuuk International Airport and 135 miles (217 km) south of Namonuito Atoll. It is currently served by Caroline Islands Air. In order to utilize the airstrip, operators must apply for the appropriate flight permits with the F.S.M. Division of Civil Aviation. Once approval has been granted, the operator can contact the Chuuk Port Authority Airport Manager to make arrangements for on-call personnel to be present at the airfield.

 

Houk Island, or Pulusuk, lies at the end of a 35 mile-long submerged atoll called Manila Reefand belongs to the Pattiw island group. The island is shaped like an inverted pear, 2 miles long and 0.6 miles wide. Most of Houk's inhabitants live in the middle of the island around the western coast.

Communication is by way of CTAF:        123.6 (COMS provided by Truk Radio)

Airport Location and Contact

Country

Federated States of Micronesia

Province or District

Houk Chuuk State

Nearest Town or City
with Distance from Airport

Houk 1.4 Km

Airport’s Complete Name

Houk Palusuk Civil Airfeild

Latitude

6.67479167

Longitude

149.298611

Elevation (ft and m)

NA

IATA Code

NA

ICAO Code

NA

Managing Company or Airport Authority

FSM Division of Civil Aviation

Management Contact Person

Kane Faylim 691.330.2352

NGO and/or UN Presence at Airport?

No

Runway(s)

Runway #1

Runway Dimensions

411 x 15 m

Runway Orientation

044

Runway Surface

concrete

Runway Condition

In fair condition, some significant surface cracks

 

Airport Infrastructure Details

Infrastructure

Passenger / Cargo Security Screening

No

Runway Lighting

No

Refueling Capacity

No

Ground Handling Services

No

Air Traffic Control

No

Fire Fighting Equipment

No

Weather Information

No

Aircraft Parking Space

Yes

Navigation Aids

No

Perimeter Fencing

No

Windsock

Yes

 

 

Fuel Services Charges

There is no fuel service at the airport


Royalties / Non Objection Fees (NOFs)

There are no known Royalties or Non objection fees applicable

  • No labels