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 2014/07/24 00:00:

TNCA 240000Z 07020KT 9999 FEW018 28/24 Q1012 A2989 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for Queen Beatrix International Airport

Retrieved 2014/07/23 28:00:

TAF TNCA 231600Z 2328/2418 08022G32KT 9999 SCT020 
      TEMPO 2318/2416 6000 SHRA BKN015

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 These are for information only, and may be wrong, out of date, or incomplete.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 A0211/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0211/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QWMLW/IV/BO/AW/000/027/1228N06903W009
A) TNCA
B) 1408131100 C) 1408281900
D) AUG 13 1100-1900 AUG 19-AUG 21 1100-1900 AUG 25-AUG 28 1100-1900 
E) GUN OR MISSILE FRNG WILL TAKE PLACE AT TNR-4 VADER PIET ARUBA
F) SFC G) 2700FT
CREATED: 11 Jul 2014 12:00:00 
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 A0195/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0195/14 NOTAMN
Q) TNCF/QWELW/IV/BO/AW/000/027/1228N06903W009
A) TNCA
B) 1407031100 C) 1407312100
D) JULI 3 9 10 16 17 23 30 AND 31, 1100-2100
E) GUN OR MISSILE FRNG  WILL TAKE PLACE AT TNR-4 VADER PIET ARUBA
F) SFC G) 2700FT
CREATED: 25 Jun 2014 20:51:00 
SOURCE: TNCCYNYX
NOTAM A0183/14: Queen Beatrix International Airport (TNCA)
A0183/14 NOTAMR A0181/14
Q) TNCF/QFALC/IV/NBO/A/000/999/1230N07000W005
A) TNCA
B) 1406170400 C) 1407311100
D) AIRPORT CLOSED ON MONDAY AND THURSDAY FROM 0700UTC UP TO 1100UTC 
AIRPORT CLOSED ON TUESDAY,WEDNESDAY,FRIDAY,SATURDAY AND SUNDAY FROM 
0400UTC UP TO 1100UTC 
E) AD CLSD ,EXCEPTION ON JUNE 24 AND JULY 01 ,AIRPORT WILL BE 
CLOSED FROM 0700UTC UP TO 1100UTC. 
ON JUNE 23 AND JUNE 30, AIRPORT WILL BE CLOSED FROM 0400UTC UP TO 
1100UTC.
CREATED: 18 Jun 2014 13:34:00 
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 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