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 2014/04/24 03:00:

TNCA 240300Z 07017KT 9999 FEW018 27/24 Q1012 A2991 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Retrieved 2014/04/23 00:12:

TAF TNCA 232200Z 2400/2424 08019KT 9999 SCT020 
      TEMPO 2406/2412 BKN015

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

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NOTAM A0122/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0122/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QNMAS/IV/BO/AE/000/999/1230N06956W150
A) TNCA
B) 1404231200 C) 1404242200
E) VOR/DME ABA 112.5 MHZ CHANNEL 72X WILL BE OUT OF SERVICE
CREATED: 22 Apr 2014 16:00:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0103/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0103/14 NOTAMR A0097/14
Q) TNCF/QWMLW/IV/BO/AW/000/025/1225N06955W005
A) TNCA
B) 1405011400 C) 1405012100
E) OPEN DAY AT SAVANETA USE OF MIL ACFT DH8 FLYBY NEAR THE COAST OF 
SAVANETA, AW-139 STATIC DISPLAY AT SAVANETA, COUGAR SAR: 
DEMOSTRATION COORDINATES ARE: 
12270N069580W
12270N069555W
12250N069555W
12250N069580W
F) SFC G) 2500FT
CREATED: 06 Apr 2014 04:10:00 
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 A0092/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0092/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QWMLW/IV/BO/AW/000/027/1228N06903W009
A) TNCA
B) 1404021100 C) 1404252200
D) APR02 1100-2000
APR07 1100-2000
APR09 1100-2000
APR14 1100-APR15 0400
APR15 1000-APR16 0400
APR16 1000-APR17 0400
APR17 1000-APR18 0400
APR18 1000-2200
APR21 1000-APR22 0400
APR22 1000-APR23 0400
APR23 1000-APR24 0400
APR24 1000-APR25 0400
APR25 1000-2200
E) WHITE FLARES WILL BE USED DURING NIGHT FIRING TIMES(2200-0400) 
AT TNR-4 VADER PIET ARUBA 
GUN OR MISSILE FRNG WILL TAKE PLACE AT TNR-4 VADER PIET ARUBA
F) SFC G) 2700FT
CREATED: 19 Mar 2014 19:47:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0087/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0087/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QFALC/IV/NBO/A/000/999
A) TNCA
B) 1403250400 C) 1406301100
D) MONDAY AND THURSDAY FROM 0700 UTC - 1100 UTC
TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY FROM 0300 UTC - 1100 UTC
SUNDAY FROM 0400 UTC - 1100 UTC
E) AD CLSD, EXC APR 12,13,17,18,19,20,21 AND 22 , MAY 02.
CREATED: 14 Mar 2014 16:40:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0011/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0011/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QACXX///AE/000/999
A) TNCA
B) 1401071100 C) 1411012359
E) ON THE JOB TRAINING FOR AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS WILL BE 
CONDUCTED WITHIN 
THE BEATRIX CONTROL ZONE UNDER QUALIFIED SUPERVISION.
CREATED: 07 Jan 2014 05:17:00 
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