20/03/2019

Notice To Airmen (NOTAM)

Notice to all YTDN Users The Runway is currently OPEN.

NOTAM:
Please note the Main Windsock at YTDN has fallen over and in need of repair. This is the only Illuminated windsock at the field and as such Extreme caution is required for night operations until a repair can be effected. Recommend reference to the AWIS for wind Direction. No temp illuminated wind sock will be erected in place of the main windsock. Night Operations to be conducted at Pilot discretion. There are 2 supplementary windsocks at the field which can be used during day light hours. We hope to have it repaired by Friday 19/7/2019 (pending weather)

PLEASE NOTE: The completion of the PPR form is required for every aircraft wishing to operate in the circuit pattern or to land at YTDN. PPR should be done as close to flight time as possible to ensure any new NOTAMS can be received by the pilot prior to flight. All Permissions expire 12 hours from receipt time of your permission email.

Runway 22/04: has been resurfaced from end to end as needed. the width of the new surface is 9 meters wide and does not cover the full width of the existing strip. This has left a small step along each side, Caution should be exercised when veering from the center line.

AWIS: Info- The landline phone number to the AWIS is currently not operational. NBN in their own efficient manner have lost the line while changing from Copper lines to NBN based Phone lines. We have no control over this and regret it is not currently available.

NIGHT OPERATIONS: Please remember that the runway lighting at YTDN is on a light sensor and use the main power grid. there is no back up power and no after hours if the lights are not on. If the power goes out in the area so do the runway lights. please plan alternates accordingly.

PLEASE NOTE: The completion of the PPR form is required for every aircraft wishing to operate in the circuit pattern or to land at YTDN. PPR should be done as close to flight time as possible to ensure any new NOTAMS can be received by the pilot prior to flight. All Permissions expire 12 hours from receipt time of your permission email

Runway 22/04 has been resurfaced from end to end as needed. the width of the new surface is 9 meters wide and does not cover the full width of the existing strip. This has left a small step along each side, Caution should be exercised when veering from the center line.

AWIS: Info- The landline phone number to the AWIS is currently not operational. NBN in their own efficient manner have lost the line while changing from Copper lines to NBN based Phone lines. We have no control over this and regret it is not currently available.

NIGHT OPERATIONS: Please remember that the runway lighting at YTDN is on a light sensor and use the main power grid. there is no back up power and no after hours if the lights are not on. If the power goes out in the area so do the runway lights. please plan alternates accordingly.

Please remember it always the decision of the pilot in command if the runways and facilities are suitable and safe for use

Email info@tooradinairport.com.au for additional information.