WBKW  —  TAWAU

WBKW  AD 2.1  AERODROME LOCATION INDICATOR AND NAME

WBKW  —  TAWAU

WBKW  AD 2.2  AERODROME GEOGRAPHICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DATA

1

ARP coordinates and site at AD

041839.1551N 1180658.8408E
Between taxiway
2

Direction and distance from (city)

25.78 KM (13.92 NM), Bearing 73°3' from Masjid Al-khautar, 31.6 KM by road
3

Elevation/Reference temperature

17.37 M (57 FT) / 32°C
4Geoid undulation at AD ELEV PSN+58.801 M
5

MAG VAR/Annual change

0° E (2016) / 0.093° decreasing
6

AD operator, address, telephone, telefax, e-mail address, AFS and website address

Operator:

Post:

Malaysia Airports Sdn. Bhd.
Tawau Airport
P.O. Box 60132
91011 Tawau
Sabah.

Tel:  +6089 - 950777, +6089 - 950112 / 113 / 114

Fax:  +6089 - 950781

ATC Services:

Tel:  +6089 - 950111 / +6089 - 950114 / +6089 - 950115

Tel:  +6089 - 950113 (Tower)

Fax:  +6089 - 950112 (Administration)

Fax:  +6089 - 950100 (Tower)

AFS:  WBKWZTZX

7

Types of traffic permitted (IFR/VFR)

IFR / VFR
8

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.3  OPERATIONAL HOURS

1

AD Operator

2300 - 1400UTC Daily
2

Customs and immigration

Customs: 2300 - 1400

Immigration: 2300 - 1400

3

Health and sanitation

2300 - 1400
4

AIS Briefing Office

NIL

5

ATS Reporting Office (ARO)

2300 - 1400 Daily
6

MET Briefing Office

H24
7

ATS

2300 - 1400 Daily
8

Fuelling

2300 - 1400
9

Handling

Prior arrangement.
10

Security

H24
11

De-icing

NIL

12

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.4  HANDLING SERVICES AND FACILITIES

1

Cargo-handling facilities

By arrangement with Malaysia Airline Berhad.
2

Fuel/oil types

Jet A1 Fuel
3

Fuelling facilities/capacity

Refuelling by bowser.
4

De-icing facilities

NIL

5

Hangar space for visiting aircraft

NIL

6

Repair facilities for visiting aircraft

NIL

7

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.5  PASSENGER FACILITIES

1

Hotels

Hotels in town.
2

Restaurants

Airport restaurant.
3

Transportation

Bus and Taxi services.
4

Medical facilities

Hospital in town.
5

Bank and Post Office

Auto Teller Machine (ATM) at airport

Bank and Post Offices in town

6

Tourist Office

NIL

7

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.6  RESCUE AND FIRE FIGHTING SERVICES

1

AD category for fire fighting

Required: CAT 7

Available: CAT 7

2

Rescue equipment

Type of vehicle:

  1. Ultra Large Foam Tender (3 units)

3

Capability for removal of disabled aircraft

NIL

4

Remarks

OPS hours: 2300 - 1400

WBKW  AD 2.7  SEASONAL AVAILABILITY - CLEARING

1

Types of clearing equipment

-
2

Clearance priorities

-
3

Remarks

-

WBKW  AD 2.8  APRONS, TAXIWAYS AND CHECK LOCATIONS/POSITIONS DATA

1Apron surface and strength

Surface: Asphalt

Strength: PCN 69/F/C/W/T

Surface: Concrete

Strength: PCN 65/R/C/W/T

2Taxiway width, surface and strength

Width: TWY A and B 23M with shoulders 10.5M both sides

Surface: Asphalt concrete

Strength: PCN 69/F/C/W/T

3

Altimeter checkpoint location and elevation

Location: NIL

Elevation: NIL

4

VOR checkpoints

VOR: Taxiway A and B - see aerodrome chart
5

INS checkpoints

NIL

6

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.9  SURFACE MOVEMENT GUIDANCE AND CONTROL SYSTEM AND MARKINGS

1

Use of aircraft stand ID signs, TWY guide lines and visual docking/parking guidance system of aircraft stands

Taxiing guidance signs at all intersection with TWY and RWY and at all RWY Holding positions.

Yellow taxiing guide lines at apron

Visual docking and guidance system for Bay 1 and 2

Nose wheel guidance lines for all parking bays.

2

RWY and TWY markings and LGT

RWY: Designation numbers, Threshold, Side Stripe, Transverse Stripe, Touch down zone, Aiming Point and Centre line Marking RWY LGT, High Intensity Edge Lights, Green Threshold Lights and Red Runway end lights.

TWY: Centre line, Side Stripe, Holding position markings and lighted

TWY LGT: Centreline, Exit and Edge lightings.

3

Stop bars

NIL

4

Remarks

Pilot to exercise caution when taxing to holding position

WBKW  AD 2.10  AERODROME OBSTACLES

In approach/TKOF areas

In circling area and at AD

Remarks

123

RWY NR/Area affected

Obstacle type

Elevation

Markings/LGT

Coordinates

Obstacle type

Elevation

Markings/LGT

Coordinates

abcab

06 /APCH

24 /TKOF

LOC Antenna, 63FT (19.2M).

Lighted, colour red.

Locator Antenna, 116FT (35.35M).

Lighted, colour red.

WDI, 76FT (23.16M). Lgtd at night.

041817N 1180629E

041759N 1180559E

041830N 1180655E
   

24/ APCH

06/ TKOF

GP Antenna, 87FT (26.5M).

Lighted, colour red.

DVOR Antenna 70FT (21.25M).

Lighted, colour red.

WDI, 48.5FT (17.8M). Lgtd at night.

041902N 1180750E

041928N 1180824E

041908N 1180745E
   
Elevation of Obstacles within 10 NM radius from ARP

RWY / AREA

Affected

Obstacles Type, Elevation, Marking / Lighting Coordinates
Within 10 NM radius from ARPHill, hgt 600FT (183M), brg 016° distance 5.2NM from ARP.
042347N 1180845E
Hill, hgt 700FT (214M), brg 034° distance 6.2NM from ARP.
042354N 1181042E
Hill, hgt 400FT (122M), brg 048° distance 6.3NM from ARP.
042300N 1181157E
Hill, hgt 324FT (99M), brg 102° distance 4.1NM from ARP.
041757N 1181118E
Hill, hgt 850FT (259M), brg 238° distance 8.6NM from ARP. Lighted.
041415N 180005E
Hill, hgt 400FT (122M), brg 241° distance 6.4NM from ARP.
041544N 1180145E
Hill, hgt 1285FT (392M), brg 247° distance 9.5NM from ARP.
041508N 1175834E
Hill, hgt 600FT (183M), brg 251° distance 7.4NM from ARP.
041621N 1180022E
Hill, hgt 900FT (275M), brg 333° distance 5.3NM from ARP.
042332N 1180457E
Telecommunication Tower, Sungai Kawa, hgt 62M lighted
041920N 1180537E

WBKW  AD 2.11  METEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION PROVIDED

1

Associated MET Office

AMS TAWAU
2

Hours of service

MET Office outside hours

H24

3

Office responsible for TAF preparation

Periods of validity

AMO Kota Kinabalu

H24 (0024 0606 1212 1818)

4

Trend forecast

Interval of issuance

-
5

Briefing/consultation provided

NIL

6

Flight documentation

Language(s) used

Charts, Tabular Form and Abbreviated Plain Language Text

English

7

Charts and other information available for briefing or consultation

No briefing and consultation but charts available upon request
8

Supplementary equipment available for providing information

Aviation Self-Briefing Terminal - ABT (Internet)
9

ATS units provided with information

Tawau Control Tower
10

Additional information (limitation of service, etc.)

Tel:  +6089 - 950560

Fax:  +6089 - 950568

Wind and RWY Visual Range (WRVR) System equipped for RWY24 and RWY06

WBKW  AD 2.12  RUNWAY PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS

Designations

RWY NR

TRUE &
MAG BRG

Dimensions of RWY(M)

Strength (PCN) and surface of RWY and SWY

THR coordinates

RWY end coordinates

THR geoid undulation

THR elevation and highest elevation of TDZ of precision APP RWY
123456
06 058°T 2685 x 47

PCN 69/F/C/W/T

Asphalt

041825.07N
1180642.00E
17.37 M (57 FT)
24 238°T 2685 x 47

PCN 69/F/C/W/T

Asphalt

041911.19N
1180756.07E
12.19 M (40 FT)
Slope of RWY-SWY

SWY dimensions (M)

CWY dimensions (M)Strip dimensions (M)OFZRemarks
789101112
 0.31%  60 x 47 180 x 150 2925 x 300 - RESA 90 x 94
 0.35%  60 x 47 180 x 150 2925 x 300ProvidedRESA 90 x 94

WBKW  AD 2.13  DECLARED DISTANCES

RWY Designator

TORA

(M)

TODA

(M)

ASDA

(M)

LDA

(M)

Remarks

123456
06 2685 2865 2745 2685

NIL

24 2685 2865 2745 2685

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.14  APPROACH AND RUNWAY LIGHTING

RWY Designator

APCH LGT

type

LEN INTST

THR LGT

colour

WBAR

VASIS

(MEHT)

PAPI

TDZ, LGT

LEN

RWY Centre Line LGT

Length, spacing,

colour,

INTST

RWY edge LGT

LEN, spacing,

colour

INTST

RWY End LGT

colour

WBAR

SWY LGT

LEN (M)

colour

Remarks

12345678910
06 SALS

420 M

LIH

Green

PAPI

Slope

NIL

NIL

White/Amber Red Red Simple App lgt RWY 06 Turning pan lgts not avbl
24 CAT 1

900 M

LIH

Green

PAPI

Slope

NIL

NIL

White/Amber Red Red Cat l App lgt RWY 24 Turning Pan lgts not avbl

WBKW  AD 2.15  OTHER LIGHTING, SECONDARY POWER SUPPLY

1

ABN/IBN location, characteristics and operational hours

ABN - Green / White
2

LDI location and LGT

Anemometer location and LGT

LDI - Lighted at night. Anemometer - Lighted at night.
3

TWY edge and centre line lighting

TWY Edge - Blue

TWY Centre line - Green

4

Secondary power supply/switch-over time

Automatic standby generator for Light, Tower and Equipment. Switch over time 10 seconds.
5

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.16  HELICOPTER LANDING AREA

1

Coordinates TLOF or THR of FATO

Geoid undulation

NIL

2

TLOF and/or FATO elevation M/FT

NIL

3

TLOF and FATO area dimensions, surface, strength, marking

NIL

4

True BRG of FATO

NIL

5

Declared distance available

NIL

6

APP and FATO lighting

NIL

7

Remarks

Helipad provided, 90M x 40M to the North East of the main apron.

WBKW  AD 2.17  ATS AIRSPACE

1

Designation and lateral limits

TAWAU CTR

Commencing from 040800N 1173000E, clockwise along an arc of a circle 40NM radius centered on VTW DVOR/DME 041928.3N 1180823.7E, to 045841N 1175930E thence a straight line to 044247N 1184102E, thence along the arc of a circle 40NM radius centered on VTW DVOR/DME 041928.3N 1180823.7E to 040002N 1184327E thence along the Malaysian/Indonesian National boundary to 040800N 1173000E

2

Vertical limits

SFC to 11500FT ALT
3

Airspace classification

C
4

ATS unit call sign

Language(s)

TAWAU APPROACH / TOWER

English

5

Transition altitude

11000 FT ALT
6

Remarks

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.18  ATS COMMUNICATION FACILITIES

Service designation

Call sign

Frequency

Hours of operation

Remarks

12345
SMC TAWAU GROUND 121.9 MHZ 2300 - 1400 
TWR TAWAU TOWER 122.5 MHZ
APP TAWAU APPROACH 123.55 MHZ 0100 - 1000

Tawau Tower shall be responsible for the provision of Air Traffic Services outside the operation hours.

ATIS TAWAU TERMINAL INFORMATION 126.25 MHZ 2300 - 1400

NIL

EMERGENCY FREQUENCY 121.5 MHZ

WBKW  AD 2.19  RADIO NAVIGATION AND LANDING AIDS

Type of aid, MAG VAR, CAT of ILS/MLS

(For VOR/ILS/MLS, give declination)

ID

Frequency

Hours of operation

Position of transmitting antenna coordinates

Elevation of DME transmitting antenna

Remarks

1234567
ILS/LOC ITWU 111.3 KHZ H24
041817.2N
1180628.8E
- Alignment 238° / 058°
GP/DME -

332.3 MHZ

CH 50 X

041902.2N
1180749.9E
87 FT (26.5M)GP 3° Co-located with DME
NDB TWU 278 KHZ
041758.7N
1180558.9E
- Antenna elevation: 21.336M
DVOR/DME VTW

115.6 MHZ

CH 103X

041928.3N
1180823.7E
65FT
(19.75M)
Antenna Elevation: 11.95 M

WBKW  AD 2.20  LOCAL TRAFFIC REGULATIONS

2.20.1. Circuit Pattern
  1. RWY 06 - Right Hand Circuit.

  2. RWY 24 - Left Hand Circuit.

2.20.2. Engine run procedures for aircraft
  1. Fitted with Auxiliary Power Unit (APU)

    1. Aircraft shall start-up one engine.

    2. Push back shall commence after one engine has started up. Such engine shall be on idle power at push back.

    3. Start-up of other engine shall be made after push back and when the aircraft is position on the apron taxiway line.

  2. Not fitted with Auxiliary Power unit (APU) or when the APU is unserviceable

    1. Shall be permitted to start all engines before push back.

2.20.3. Parking for general aviation aircraft - refer to Aerodrome Chart.
2.20.4. Helipad available - refer to Aerodrome Chart.
2.20.5. Helicopter landing / take-off are confined to either runway or taxiway subject to air traffic requirement, thereafter air taxi to the helicopter stand.
2.20.6. Departing aircraft shall be pushed out onto the apron centreline and face North East or South West as directed by ATC.
2.20.7. Two way radio communication shall be established with Tawau Approach (123.55MHZ) or Tawau Tower (122.5MHZ) prior to enter Tawau CTR.

WBKW  AD 2.21  NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES

NIL

WBKW  AD 2.22  FLIGHT PROCEDURES

2.22.1  Communication Failure Procedure

In the event of communication failure, the pilot shall act in accordance with the communication failure procedures as published in Malaysian AIP, ENR 1.6-3, Para 1.6.2.1.

WBKW  AD 2.23  ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

2.23.1  Bird Concentration In The Vicinity Of The Airport
2.23.1.1 Presence of birds at the aerodrome. Pilots to exercise caution while landing and take-off.
2.23.2  List of Way-points
2.23.2.1 The following list contains the way-points related to SID, RNAV STAR and IAP procedures at Tawau Airport.
NOWAYPOINT NAME CODELATITUDE (N)LONGITUDE (E)RADIAL/DME from VTW VOR/DME
1.AKDEM044620.00N1173225.00ERDL307/45D
2.ANGUR043128.20N1175219.60E.RDL307/20D
3.AGIGI042727.60N1174439.90ERDL289/25D
4.BILUK043750.69N1181332.42ERDL016/19D
5.BELMO043200.94N1181708.42ERDL035/15D
6.MALIM042145.88N1182328.20ERDL081/15D
7.MAMUD042653.20N1182018.50ERDL058/14D
8.DUDOL043034.20N1180650.90ERDL352/11D
9.ANDAR041148.10N1181310.10ERDL148/9D
10.ABVEN041132.29N1181244.54E 
11.OTLIS041700.97N1180425.57E 
12.PATPO041109.84N1175459.33E 
13.LEMAD042037.39N1181015.45E 
14.ADKOM042918.96N1175753.13E 
15.KW456042452.77N1181708.48E 
16.KW462042215.01N1181121.83E 
17.KW464042352.96N1181105.02E 
18.KW466042457.04N1180949.33E 
19.KW467042607.12N1180638.56E 
20.KW472042932.22N1175524.65E 
21.KW476042014.95N1181517.29E 
22.KW480041336.38N1181514.90E 
23.KW483042747.11N1180206.28E 
24.KW485042845.87N1175918.27E 
25.KW487043016.20N1175525.33E 
26.KW710041242.05N1180218.54E 
27.KW720040919.01N1180909.13E 
28.KW741041629.04N1180333.95E 
29.KW742041525.17N1180150.72E 
30.KW744041223.84N1175658.48E 
31.KW752041643.65N1180349.10E 
32.KW754041700.84N1180113.56E 
33.KW756041815.19N1175913.02E 
34.KW758042200.15N1175317.28E 
35KW791042150.13N1181213.07E 
36KW793041409.13N1181656.79E 
37.RKW05041309.99N1180647.35E 
38.RKW06041656.66N1181230.91E 
39.RKW42042240.86N1180859.67E 
40.RKW71041937.52N1180249.46E 
41.RKW73042505.79N1175615.74E 
42.RWY06041825.07N1180642.00E 
43.RWY24041911.19N1180756.07E 
2.23.3  Holding Areas
2.23.3.1 Details of the Holding Areas are as follows:
HOLDING AREASINBD TR (oMAG)DirectionMAX IAS (Kts)MAX/MIN HLDG LVL (MSL)TIME

W441

AGIGI

042727.6N 1174439.9E

RDL289/25 VTW

109Right2307000 to 110001

W425

ANGUR

043128.2N 1175219.6E

RDL307/20 VTW

127Left2307000 to 110001

W424

BILUK

043750.69N 1181332.42E

RDL016/19 VTW

196Right2305000 to 110001

MAMUD

042653.21N 1182018.46E

RDL058/14 VTW

238Left2303300 to 90001

ANDAR

041148.1N 1181310.1E

RDL148/9 VTW

148Right1902500 to 90001
2.23.4. No backtrack on RWY. (No Wheel lock Turn)

WBKW  AD 2.24  CHARTS RELATED TO AN AERODROME

Chart name

Page

AERODROME/HELIPORT CHART - ICAO

AD 2-WBKW-2-1

AIRCRAFT PARKING/DOCKING CHART - ICAO

AD 2-WBKW-2-3

AERODROME GROUND MOVEMENT CHART - ICAO

AD 2-WBKW-2-5

AERODROME OBSTACLE CHART - ICAO (TYPE A)

AD 2-WBKW-3-1

TAWAU CONTROL ZONE AND HOLDING AREAS

AD 2-WBKW-4-1

ATC SURVEILLANCE MINIMUM ALTITUDE CHART

AD 2-WBKW-4-3

STANDARD DEPARTURE CHART - ICAO - RWY 06/24 TAWAU RADAR 1

AD 2-WBKW-6-1

STANDARD DEPARTURE CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 BAXAL 1A

AD 2-WBKW-6-3

STANDARD DEPARTURE CHART - ICAO - RWY 06 TAWAU 1B

AD 2-WBKW-6-5

STANDARD ARRIVAL CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 (RNAV) AGIGI 1A

AD 2-WBKW-7-1

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 06 VOR

AD 2-WBKW-8-1

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 VOR

AD 2-WBKW-8-3

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 ILS OR LOC

AD 2-WBKW-8-5

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 06 RNAV (RNP) Z

AD 2-WBKW-8-7

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 06 RNAV (RNP) Z (TABULAR 1)

AD 2-WBKW-8-8

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 06 RNAV (RNP) Z (TABULAR 2)

AD 2-WBKW-8-9

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 RNAV (RNP) Z

AD 2-WBKW-8-11

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 RNAV (RNP) Z (TABULAR 1)

AD 2-WBKW-8-12

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 24 RNAV (RNP) Z (TABULAR 2)

AD 2-WBKW-8-13