Pilot information for Queen Beatrix International Airport

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General information for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Airport codes: AUA TNCA
Type: regional airport
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Oranjestad, Aruba
Latitude: 12.501400 | 12 30.084000 N | N12 30 05
Longitude: -70.015198 | 70 0.911865 W | W070 00 54
Field elevation: 60 ft/18 m MSL
Magnetic variation: 9.358°W

Radio communication frequencies for Queen Beatrix International Airport

ATIS: 132.1 MHz
GND: 121.9 MHz
MISC: 123.1 MHz (SEARCH AND RESCUE)
RMP: 121.6 MHz (BEATRIX APRON)
TWR: 120.9 MHz (BEATRIX TWR)

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Runways at Queen Beatrix International Airport

11/29
9,000 x 148 ft (2,743 x 45 m) — paved — lighted

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Aviation weather for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Retrieved 2014/12/21 00:00:

TNCA 210000Z 08013KT 9999 FEW018 28/23 Q1012 A2988 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Retrieved 2014/12/19 00:11:

TAF TNCA 192200Z 2000/2024 07011KT 9999 FEW018

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

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NOTAM A0339/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0339/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QACXX/IV/NBOM/AE/000/999/1230N06956W999
A) TNCA
B) 1411251336 C) 1502242000
D) DAILY 1100-0400
E) ON THE JOB TRAINING FOR AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS  WILL BE 
CONDUCTED IN THE BEATRIX CONTROLE ZONE UNDER QUALIFIED SUPERVISION.
CREATED: 25 Nov 2014 13:41:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0332/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0332/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QFALT/IV/NBO/A/000/999/1230N07000W005
A) TNCA
B) 1411202017 C) PERM
E) ALL SUBSONIC JET AIRCRAFT CERTIFIED, IN ACCORDANCE WITH CHAPTER 
2 OF ICAO ANNEX 16 VOL 1,DEPARTING RWY 11 AT REINA BEATRIX 
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT SHALL MAINTAIN RUNWAY HEADING 
FOR AT LEAST 6 DME FROM BEA/VOR OR CLIMB TO 2500FT ON RUNWAY 
HEADING, WHICHEVER COMES FIRST, BEFORE TURNING LEFT OR RIGHT ON 
COURSE.
CREATED: 20 Nov 2014 20:22:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0313/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0313/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QNAXX/IV/NBOM/AE/000/999/1230N06956W100
A) TNCA
B) 1411051500 C) 1502042359
E) STARTING FROM 05 NOVEMBER 1500 UTC THE ARUBA TWR/APP SECONDARY 
FREQ 128.85 MHZ WILL BE OUT OF SERVICE. 
THE NEW TWR/APP SECONDARY FREQ FOR THAT PERIOD WILL BE 118.0 MHZ
CREATED: 05 Nov 2014 16:03:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0300/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0300/14 NOTAMR A0218/14
Q) TNCF/QFALC/IV/NBO/A/000/999/1230N00700W005
A) TNCA
B) 1411020400 C) 1501311100
D) DAILY 0400-1100
E) AIRPORT CLOSED DAILY FROM 0400 UP TO 1100 UTC
CREATED: 15 Oct 2014 15:44:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0265/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0265/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QMRXX/IV/NBOM/A/000/999
A) TNCA
B) 1409122000 C) 1412312359
E) BIRD ACTIVITY IN THE VICINITY OF THE RUNWAY
CREATED: 12 Sep 2014 22:01:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0204/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0204/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QLPXX/IV/NBOM/A/000/999/1230N07000W005
A) TNCA
B) 1407072013 C) 1412312359
E) PAPI RWY 29 IN SERVICE ON TEST BASIS
CREATED: 07 Jul 2014 20:11:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0094/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0094/14 NOTAMR A0093/14
Q) TNCF/QFAAP/IV/NBO/A/000/999
A) TNCA
B) 1403281824 C) PERM
D) DLY BTN 1200-2000 UTC AND DURING DAYLIGHT TIME BTN 1300-2100 UTC 
E) US CBP PRECLEARANCE FOR GEN AVIATION ACFT AVBL DLY FM 1200UTC TO 
2100UTC, DRG DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME FM 1300UTC TO 2100UTC. 
PRECLEARANCE SER NEEDS TO BE REQ AT LEAST 48HRS BEFORE FLIGHT. FOR 
MORE INFO CTC UNIVERSAL AVIATION AT TEL. 297 5882465 OR 297 5882467 
OR ARUBAOPS@UNIVERSALAVIATION.AERO
CREATED: 28 Mar 2014 20:22:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0043/12: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0043/12 NOTAMN
Q) TNCCF/QSBXX/IV/BO/A/000/999
A) TNCA B) 1202281100 C) PERM
E) AIR TRAFFIC SERVICES REPORTING OFFICE ARO
  OPERATING FROM THE GENERAL AVIATION TERMINAL
CREATED: 29 Feb 2012 21:05:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0068/10: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0068/10 NOTAMR A0216/07
Q) TNCF/QFGXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/1230N07001W005
A) TNCA B) 1004211459 C) PERM 
E) ENGINE START OPS CLEARENCE REQ AT BEATRIX AIRPORT:
ALL DEP ACFT SHALL REQ START UP WITH BEATRIX APRON ON 121.6MHZ.
ALL DEP ACFT SHALL REQ START UP 5 MIN PRIOR TO EOBT.
BEATRIX APRON WILL ISSUE START UP CLR AND PUSHBACK CLR  TO ALL
ACFT.ALL ACFT SHALL ADHERE TO BEATRIX APRON INSTRUCTION WHEN
TRANSFERRED TO BEATRIX TOWER FOR TAXI CLR.
IN THE EVENT OF RADIO COMMUNICATION FAILURE ON
 121.6 MHZ ALL ACFT SHALL CONTACT BEATRIX TOWER ON 120.9 MHZ
CREATED: 03 Jan 2012 14:29:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM A0063/10: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0063/10 NOTAMR A0028/06
Q) TNCF/QNMAS/IV/BO /AE/000/999/1230N07001W025
A) TNCA B) 1004211345 C) PERM 
E) VOR/DME BEA 113.8 MHZ CH 85X HAS BEEN COMMISIONED AND IS
OPERATING TEMPORARILY WITHOUT REMOTE CONTROL STATUS
CREATED: 03 Jan 2012 14:29:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM A0006/10: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0006/10 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QWPLW/IV/M  /AW/000/095/1230N07001W006
A) TNCA B) 1001112000 C) PERM 
D) SR-SS
E) SKYDIVING WILL TAKE PLACE OVERHEAD ARUBA DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS.
  LOCATION: NORTH OF MARRIOT HOTEL.
  BEARING: 5.8 NM ON RADIAL 348 OF THE BEA VOR/DME.
  ACTUAL JUMPING TIMES WILL BE COORDINATED BTN BEATRIX TWR,
  CURRACAO ACC AND PILOT.
F) SFC G) FL095
CREATED: 03 Jan 2012 14:29:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
NOTAM V0794/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
V0794/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPICH
A)  TNCA
B)  201411031900
C)  201501080001
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE CHANGED VOR
RWY 29 CAT C/D; CAT CD CIRCLING MINIMA TO READ 1160-4800M 1098
(1100-4800M).
CREATED: 03 Nov 2014 18:50:00 
SOURCE: KNSF
NOTAM V0793/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
V0793/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QPICH
A)  TNCA
B)  201411031745
C)  201501080001
E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE CHANGED
ILS/DME RWY 11; HOLDING COURSE FROM 270/090 TO READ CAT AB 285/105,
CAT CD 269/089.
CREATED: 03 Nov 2014 17:40:00 
SOURCE: KNSF