3. Gulf of Alaska & Peninsula Floats (Level 1-Easy-6A)
Description: This tour is a rebuilt tour from 2011. It has 16 legs which progress along the Alaskan west coast on the Gulf of Alaska and on the peninsula: Alaska bush flying: a mix of water and land moorings. This tour has 16 legs, mostly floats but there are 5 legs which have land moorings: Legs 7, 8, 12, 13 and 16 so use an amphibian for those legs. IE: DHC-2, DHC-3, C185, (*DHC-6 amphibian is recommended for some of these slightly longer legs), Tour Flight Leg Rating Conditions: Level 1/Easy. “6A0”: 6=Max landing rate is -600fpm. A-Autopilot and GPS use permitted. (There are no Stop-overs on any of these legs). Tour Download for this excursion is available in the Tour downloads section which contains the all the tour details, flight plans, sky vector map links as well as the award for completion.
|1||Sitka SPB (A29)||Pelican SPB (PEC)||AKA032-T||DHC-6||71 nm|
|2||Pelican SPB (PEC)||Yakutat SPB (2Y3)||AKA033-T||DHC-6||169 nm|
|3||Yakutat SPB (2Y3)||Ellamar SPB (1Z9)||AKA034-T||DHC-6||255 nm|
|4||Ellamar SPB (1Z9)||Island Lake SPB (2R3)||AKA035-T||DHC-6||156 nm|
|5||Island Lake SPB (2R3)||Port Williams SPB (KPR)||AKA036-T||DHC-6||159 nm|
|6||Port Williams SPB (KPR)||Alitak SPB (ALZ)||AKA037-T||DHC-6||126 nm|
|7||Alitak SPB (ALZ)||Kulik Lake (LKK)||AKA038-T||DHC-6||146 nm|
|8||Kulik Lake (LKK)||Tikchik Lodge SPB (AK56)||AKA039-T||DHC-6||137 nm|
|9||Tikchik Lodge SPB (AK56)||Tuntutuliak SPB (Z20)||AKA040-T||DHC-6||147 nm|
|10||Tuntutuliak SPB (Z20)||Akiachak SPB (KKI)||AKA041-T||DHC-6||57 nm|
|11||Akiachak SPB (KKI)||Newtok (WWT)||AKA042-T||DHC-6||108 nm|
|12||Newtok (WWT)||Kwigillingok (KWK)||AKA043-T||DHC-6||89 nm|
|13||Kwigillingok (KWK)||Shannons Pond SPB (0Z3)||AKA044-T||DHC-6||171 nm|
|14||Shannons Pond SPB (0Z3)||Chignik Bay SPB (Z78)||AKA045-T||DHC-6||191 nm|
|15||Chignik Bay SPB (Z78)||Blinn Lake SPB (Z87)||AKA046-T||DHC-6||184 nm|
|16||Blinn Lake SPB (Z87)||Unalaska Airport (PADU)||AKA047-T||DHC-6||178 nm|
|Total Distance Of Tour: 2345 nm|
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