Rarotonga International Airport

IATA/ICAO CODE: RAR/
CITY: Rarotonga
COUNTRY: Cook Islands

AIRPORT CONTACT

Information confirmed as current by the airport 3/2011

Name: Tony Wearing
Title: Manager Air Traffic Services
Airport: Rarotonga International Airport
Address:


Rarotonga International Airport
P.O. Box 90
Rarotonga, Cook Islands
Phone:
+ 682 25 890 ext. 202
Fax: + 682 21 890
Email:
twearing@airport.gov.ck
Airport Web Site:

ELEVATION: 20 ft.
RUNWAY INFORMATION
Orientation
Length (m)
Displaced
Threshold (ft)
Glide Slope(deg)
Width (m)
08/26
2328
-
3
45

NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES - NONE

CONTINUOUS DESCENT ARRIVAL (CDA) - NONE

AIRPORT CURFEWS
Closed on Sunday 0900-1200 in respect of church services.

PREFERENTIAL RUNWAYS - NONE

OPERATING QUOTA - NONE

ENGINE RUN-UP RESTRICTIONS

As stated in the Bylaws Part VII (51)

All persons are prohibited at all times from stationary testing of Aircraft engines in all open spaces at the airport except when;

(i) The total duration of testing in respect of any aircraft engine does not exceed five minutes in a twenty four hour period.

(ii) The testing is carried out in a special area or facility approved in writing by the Airport Manager

(iii) The testing is carried out at such other place and in such a manner as shall be approved in writing by the Airport Manager before the test commences.

(iv) No testing shall be carried out pursuant to subclauses (i) and (ii) hereof between the hours of 2300-0600 except where such testing is necessary to provide an urgent scheduled flight service. When such testing has had to be carried out, then the person responsible for the test shall lodge a detailed report with the Chief Executive not later than 24 hours after the completion of that test. That report shall set out the date, time and duration of the test, together with the reasons requiring it and the date and time of the scheduled flight service for which the test was necessary.

APU OPERATING RESTRICTIONS - NONE

NOISE BUDGET RESTRICTIONS - NONE

NOISE SURCHARGE - NONE

NOISE MITIGATION/LAND USE PLANNING PROGRAM INFORMATION
Type of Program
Date Implemented
Status
Sound Insulation (Residences and Public Buildings)
none
-
Purchase Assurance for Homeowners Located Within the Airport Noise Contours
none
-
Avigation Easements
none
-
Zoning Laws
none
-
Real Estate/Property Disclosure Laws
none
-
Acquire Land for Noise Compatibility to date
none
-
Population within each noise contour level relative to aircraft operations
none

-

Airport Noise Contour Overlay Maps
none
-
Total Cost of Noise Mitigation Programs to Date
none
-
Source of Noise Mitigation Program Funding for Aircraft Noise
none
-

NOISE MONITORING SYSTEM - NONE

FLIGHT TRACK MONITORING SYSTEM - NONE

NOISE LEVEL LIMITS - NONE

CHAPTER 2 RESTRICTIONS - UNKNOWN

CHAPTER 2 PHASEOUT

This airport is located in a country that is an ICAO Contracting State. It is not known if this country adopted the ICAO recommendation (Resolution A28-3) for the phase out of Chapter 2 airplanes.

CHAPTER 3 RESTRICTIONS - NONE