AD 2  AERODROMES

WMKA  —  ALOR SETAR/SULTAN ABDUL HALIM

WMKA  AD 2.1  AERODROME LOCATION INDICATOR AND NAME

WMKA  —  ALOR SETAR/SULTAN ABDUL HALIM

WMKA  AD 2.2  AERODROME GEOGRAPHICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE DATA

1

ARP coordinates and site at AD

LAT 061140.1N LONG 1002403.0E
2

Direction and distance from (city)

Dist 8.5 KM North-East Brg 25°28'54.8475" from Telekom Tower

3

Elevation/Reference temperature

4.296 M (15FT) / 26.60° C

4Geoid undulation at AD ELEV PSN -12.864M
5

MAG VAR/Annual change

0° West (2016) / 0.0133°

6

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

Operator:

Post:

Malaysia Airports Sdn Bhd
Sultan Abdul Halim Airport

06550 Alor Setar
Kedah Darul Aman
Malaysia

Tel:  +604 - 7142994 / +604 - 7146876

Fax:  +604 - 7145345

ATC Services:

Post:

Civil Aviation Authority Of Malaysia.
CAAM Complex,
Sultan Abdul Halim Airport,
06550 Alor Setar,
Kedah.

Tel:  +604 - 7145413 / +604 - 7145414

Fax:  +604 - 7143970

7

Types of traffic permitted (IFR/VFR)

IFR / VFR

8

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.3  OPERATIONAL HOURS

1

AD Operator

2230 - 1430 UTC Daily
2

Customs and immigration

Customs: 2200 - 1600UTC

Immigration: By prior arrangement

3

Health and sanitation

NIL

4

AIS Briefing Office

NIL

5

ATS Reporting Office (ARO)

2200 - 1600 UTC Daily
6

MET Briefing Office

H 24
7

ATS

2200 - 1600 UTC Daily
8

Fuelling

NIL

9

Handling

Malaysia Airline

MNM (FireFly)

Air Asia Sdn. Bhd. (SelfHandling)

Malindo Airways (Self Handling)

One Aviation (Private Aircraft)

SNI Maju Aviation (Private Aircraft)

: 2230 - 1430

: 2230 - 1430

: 2230 - 1430

: 2230 - 1430

: 2230 - 1430

: 2230 - 1430

10

Security

H 24
11

De-icing

NIL

12

Remarks

OPS beyond 1430 UTC to notify movements only,except for scheduled flights

WMKA  AD 2.4  HANDLING SERVICES AND FACILITIES

1

Cargo-handling facilities

Prior arrangement with Malaysia Airlines.
2

Fuel/oil types

NIL

3

Fuelling facilities/capacity

NIL

4

De-icing facilities

NIL

5

Hangar space for visiting aircraft

NIL

6

Repair facilities for visiting aircraft

NIL

7

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.5  PASSENGER FACILITIES

1

Hotels

In town
2

Restaurants

Airport Terminal
3

Transportation

Taxi
4

Medical facilities

Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital - 11 KM from airport

Jitra Hospital - 13 KM from airport

5

Bank and Post Office

Auto Teller Machine ( ATM ) at airport
Bank and Post Office in town

6

Tourist Office

In town.
7

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.6  RESCUE AND FIRE FIGHTING SERVICES

1

AD category for fire fighting

Required: CAT 7 (Upgrading to higher category up to CAT 9
required prior arrangement notice within 48 hrs)

2

Rescue equipment

Type of Vehicle:

  1. Ultra Large Form Tender (2 units)

3

Capability for removal of disabled aircraft

Available on request

4

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.7  SEASONAL AVAILABILITY - CLEARING

1

Types of clearing equipment

-
2

Clearance priorities

-
3

Remarks

-

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

1Apron surface and strength

Northern Apron

Surface: Concrete

Strength: PCN 41/R/C/W/T

Southern Apron

Surface: Concrete

Strength: PCN 75/R/C/X/T

2Taxiway width, surface and strength

TWY A, B, C and D

Width: 15M

Surface: Asphalt (Flexible)

Strength: PCN 37/F/C/W/T

TWY E and F

Width: 23M

Surface: Concrete (Rigid)

Strength: PCN 41/R/C/W/T

TWY H and J

Width: 23M

Surface: Asphalt (Flexible)

Strength: PCN 96/F/C/X/T

TWY K and L

Width: 18M

Surface: Asphalt (Flexible)

Strength: PCN 15/F/C/U

Remarks: TWY K and L restricted to aircraft type Cessna 550 Citation II and aircraft with maximum take-off weight (MTOW) below 7000KG.

3

Altimeter checkpoint location and elevation

Location: Southern Apron

Elevation: 4.16M (4FT)

4

VOR checkpoints

NIL

5

INS checkpoints

NIL

6

Remarks

Apron is restricted to aircraft CODE E and below.

TWY ‘G’ Closed.

WMKA  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, TWY centerline markings, holding point markings and apron parking guidelines. Visual docking and guidance system for Bay 1 & 2. Bay 3 taxi power in and power out. Nose wheel guidance lines for all parking bays.
2

RWY and TWY markings and LGT

RWY: Designation, Threshold, Side Stripe,Transverse Stripe and Centreline markings, Touch Down Zone and Aiming Point marking for RWY 04 only.

RWY:Edge Lights,Threshold Lights and Runway End Light
LGT

TWY: Centre line,Side Stripe,Holding Position Marking and intermediate Holding Position.

TWY: TWY H: Centreline,Exit and Edge Lightings

LGT TWY J : Centreline,Exit and Edge Lightings.

3

Stop bars

NIL

4

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  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

04 APCH

22 TKOF

  

WDI-lighted

24.78 M/81.30FT

061103.5N 1002330.3E
 
   Glide path aerial
Red & White
Red Obstruction Lights

16.7M / 55FT

061051.8N 1002331.2E
 
   DVOR antenna

10.4M / 34FT

Lighted

061108.4N 1002349.2E
 

22 APCH

04 TKOF

LOC antenna

3.04 M / 10FT

Red obstruction lights

061204.8N 1002432.3E

WDI-lighted

81.30FT(24.78M)

061145.5N 1002421.3E
 
 

Hill - Bt. Tinggi

453FT (138.07M)

Red obstruction lights

061241.7N 1002546.6E

Hill - Bukit Pinang

(88.39M)(88.39M)

Not Lighted

061139.1N 1002615.1E
 

Elevation of Obstacles within 10 NM of ARP

RWY NR/Area affected

Obstacles Type, Elevation, Marking / LightingCoordinates
abc
  Telecom Tower 543FT (165.50M) Red Obstruction Lights
060727.8N 1002203.2E
 Hill - Gunung Keriang 715FT (217.92M) Not Lighted
061115.1N 1001954.0E
 Hill - Bukit Tunjang 997FT (303.87M) Not Lighted
061803.6N 1002248.1E
 Hill - Bukit Payung 1414FT (430.97M) Not Lighted
061701.3N 1002836.4E
 Hill - Bukit Sapi 1200FT (365.74M) Not Lighted
061616.4N 1002800.9E
 Building - Arkib Negara 148FT (45.11M) Red Obstruction Light
060948.4N 1002212.4E
 Building - Mosque 100FT (30.84M) Red Obstruction Lights
061005.0N 1002213.0E

WMKA  AD 2.11  METEOROLOGICAL INFORMATION PROVIDED

1

Associated MET Office

ALOR SETAR / Sultan Abdul Halim
2

Hours of service

MET Office outside hours

H24
3

Office responsible for TAF preparation

Periods of validity

AMO KLIA

H 24(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

Alor Setar Control Tower
10

Additional information (limitation of service, etc.)

Tel:  +604 - 7144212

Fax:  +604 - 7144212

WMKA  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
04

042.5T

042.6M

2745 x 45

96/F/C/X/T

Asphalt (Flexible)

061050.34N 1002324.15E

061156.23N

1002424.45E

-12.866M

THR: 3.753M

TDZ: 3.753M

22

222.5T

222.6M

2745 x 45

96/F/C/X/T

Asphalt (Flexible)

061156.23N 1002424.45E
061050.34N
1002324.15E


-12.846M

THR: 4.296M
TDZ: 4.296M
Slope of RWY-SWY

SWY dimensions (M)

CWY dimensions (M)Strip dimensions (M)OFZRemarks
789101112
 0.007% 

NIL

NIL

2925 x 300Provided RESA 90M x 90M
 -0.008%  60 x 45

NIL

2925 x 300

NIL

RESA 90M x 90M

WMKA  AD 2.13  DECLARED DISTANCES

RWY Designator

TORA

(M)

TODA

(M)

ASDA

(M)

LDA

(M)

Remarks

123456
04 NUNUNU 2745

NIL

22 2745 2745 2805 NU

NIL

WMKA  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
04

CAT I

900M

LIH

Green

PAPI Left and Right

Slope

NIL

NIL

2745M,60M
Variable White/Yellow

LIH

Red

NIL

NIL

22

NIL

NIL

NIL

NIL

NIL

2745M,60M
Variable White/Yellow

LIH

Red 60M Red

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.15  OTHER LIGHTING, SECONDARY POWER SUPPLY

1

ABN/IBN location, characteristics and operational hours

ABN at Control Tower roof. Flashing alternate Green / White

ON at night and during bad weather

2

LDI location and LGT

Anemometer location and LGT

Not available

Anemometer: Lighted wind-direction indicator (WDI)

RWY 04: 428M from THR on left - lighted

RWY 22: 317M from THR on left - lighted

3

TWY edge and centre line lighting

Taxiway Edge - TWY H & J

Taxiway Centre line - TWY H & J

4

Secondary power supply/switch-over time

Automatic standby generator for Control Tower / AGL
Switch-over time: 15 sec

5

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  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

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.17  ATS AIRSPACE

1

Designation and lateral limits

ALOR SETAR CTR

Area bounded by the northern boundary of Butterworth CTR and an arc of 20NM centred at 061207.00N 1002425.00E including the area bounded by a straight line tangential to the arc of the circle at a point 063143N 1002155.00E to Kampung Mata Ayer 064008.00N 1001655.00E then to Bukit Weh 062358.00N 1000755.00E.

2

Vertical limits

SFC to 10000FT MSL.
3

Airspace classification

C
4

ATS unit call sign

Language(s)

ALOR SETAR TOWER

English

5

Transition altitude

11000 FT ALT
6

Remarks

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.18  ATS COMMUNICATION FACILITIES

Service designation

Call sign

Frequency

Hours of operation

Remarks

12345
SMGCS ALOR SETAR GROUND 121.6 MHZ 2200 - 16:00

NIL

APP/TOWER ALOR SETAR TOWER 122.3 MHZ

258.2 MHZ

121.5 MHZ

UHF reserved for Military use
TRAINING AREA ALOR SETAR TOWER 129.1 MHZ Use while operating in the training areas in WMKA CTR
ATIS ALOR SETAR ATIS 128.65 MHZ  

WMKA  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 IAS 111.7 MHZ H24
061204.8N
1002432.3E
-

ILS Reference Datum:50FT.
LOC - 25 Watt

GP/DME IAS

333.5 MHZ

54X

061051.8N
1002331.2E

GP - 5 Watt
DME - 100 Watt

DVOR/DME VAS

113.6 MHZ

83X

061108.4N
1002349.2E

DVOR - 100 Watt

DME - 100 Watt

WMKA  AD 2.20  LOCAL TRAFFIC REGULATIONS

2.20.1. Local Circuit Procedures -

Left Hand RWY 04 1500FT QNH or 1000FT for light aircraft

2.20.2. All aircraft are not permitted to overfly within 1NM radius of 054953.01N 1002957.26E (Petronas Chemical Fertiliser, Gurun Kedah) at 1000FT and below.

WMKA  AD 2.21  NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES

NIL

WMKA  AD 2.22  FLIGHT PROCEDURES

2.22.1. Communication failure procedures as per AIP Malaysia ENR 1.6 - 3 Para 1.6.2.1.

WMKA  AD 2.23  ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

2.23.1. Bird Concentration In the vicinity of the airport
2.23.1.1 Presence of birds on runway and grass area. 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 Alor Setar Airport:
IDCOORDINATES
BIDAL
061256.88N 1001703.52E
KA434
061135.94N 1001637.23E
KA430
061057.35N 1001624.73E
MANBI
060815.34N 1002102.37E
RKA27
061006.60N 1001901.07E
EXOMA
055044.16N 1001259.04E
OMGOG
060402.57N 1001855.37E
KA404
060707.89N 1002017.91E
RKA42
060525.05N 1002407.85E
PAYAR
055837.92N 1001211.16E
KEDAH
060347.16N 1001659.16E
KA420
060445.05N 1001751.59E
VPG
051645.84N 1001538.78E
KA440
055601.51N 1001821.63E
RWY04
061050.34N 1002324.15E
KA500
061219.13N 1002445.51E
KA504
061407.61N 1002532.96E
KA508
061626.79N 1002015.46E
RKA30
061423.00N 1002230.53E

WMKA  AD 2.24  CHARTS RELATED TO AN AERODROME

Chart name

Page

AERODROME/HELIPORT CHART - ICAO

AD 2-WMKA-2-1

AIRCRAFT PARKING/DOCKING CHART - ICAO

AD 2-WMKA-2-3

AERODROME GROUND MOVEMENT CHART - ICAO

AD 2-WMKA-2-5

AERODROME OBSTACLE CHART - ICAO TYPE A

AD 2-WMKA-3-1

ALOR STAR CONTROL ZONE AND HOLDING AREAS

AD 2-WMKA-4-1

STANDARD DEPARTURE CHART - ICAO - RWY 22 TAMOS A

AD 2-WMKA-6-1

STANDARD ARRIVAL CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 RNAV (VOR/DME) IGABA C

AD 2-WMKA-7-1

STANDARD ARRIVAL CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 VOR/DME ARC TAMOS D

AD 2-WMKA-7-3

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 VOR / DME

AD 2-WMKA-8-1

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 VOR / ILS / DME

AD 2-WMKA-8-3

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 ILS DME ARC

AD 2-WMKA-8-5

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 ILS

AD 2-WMKA-8-7

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 RNAV (RNP) Z

AD 2-WMKA-8-9

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 RNAV (RNP) Z (TABULAR 1)

AD 2-WMKA-8-10

INSTRUMENT APPROACH CHART - ICAO - RWY 04 RNAV (RNP) Z (TABULAR 2)

AD 2-WMKA-8-11