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 2014/10/26 02:00:

TNCA 260200Z 09011KT 9999 FEW018 28/25 Q1010 A2985 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Retrieved 2014/10/25 00:00:

TAF TNCA 242200Z 2500/2524 07014KT 9999 FEW018 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2512/2518 10012G25KT 6000 SHRA FEW012CB BKN014

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Please confirm all NOTAMs at the original source! These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.

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 A0278/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0278/14 NOTAMR A0277/14
Q) TNCF/QWELW/IV/BO/AW/000/027/1228N06903W009
A) TNCA
B) 1410011100 C) 1410292100
D) OKT 01 1100-1900
OKT 08 1100-1900
OKT 15 1100-1900 
OKT 22 1100-1900
OKT 23 1100-OKT 24 0400
OKT 24 0930-1900
OKT 28 1100-1900
OKT 29 1100-1900
E) GUN OR MISSILE FRNG WILL TAKE PLACE AT TNR-4 VADER PIET ARUBA
WHITE FLARES WILL BE USED AT TNR-4 VADER PIET ARUBA ON OKT 23-24 
DURING NIGHTTIME HOURS 
F) SFC G) 2700FT
CREATED: 25 Sep 2014 19:31:00 
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 A0140/11: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0140/11 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QFAXX/IV/NBO/A /000/999/1230N07001W005
A) TNCA B) 1107151745 C) PERM
E) EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY AND PERMANENTLY ALL TRAFFIC
WITH DESTINATION REINA BEATRIX INTL AIRPORT TNCA
SHALL ALSO INCLUDE THE AFTN ADDRESS TNCAZPZX AND
TNCAZTZX TO FLIGHT PLAN AND OTHER RELATED ATS MESSAGES.
CREATED: 03 Jan 2012 14:30:00 
SOURCE: EUECYIYN
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