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6M2 Horseshoe Bend Airport
Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 20 JUNE 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: 6M2
Lat/Long: 36-13-16.9010N / 091-45-19.7060W
36-13.281683N / 091-45.328433W
36.2213614 / -91.7554739
(estimated)
Elevation: 781.8 ft. / 238 m (estimated)
Variation: 00E (2020)
From city: 1 mile NE of HORSESHOE BEND, AR
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 72512

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1964
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: JONESBORO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: JBR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT MIRL RY 13/31 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC (ZME) ON 120.075/289.4 (WALNUT RIDGE RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
ARGr276/39.4WALNUT RIDGE VORTAC114.5004E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
SELF SERVE FUEL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 4502 x 60 ft. / 1372 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 4.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 36-13.496693N36-13.066657N
Longitude: 091-45.701503W091-44.955412W
Elevation: 781.8 ft.777.4 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 125305
Displaced threshold: 994 ft.no
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 100 ft. trees, 1200 ft. from runway, 10:1 slope to clear
TERRAIN RISES 681 FT BTN 200-1100 FT FM END OF RY.
30 ft. tree, 400 ft. from runway, 225 ft. right of centerline, 6:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF HORSEHOE BEND
CITY HALL - 704 W COMMERCE
HORSESHOE BEND, AR 72512
Phone 870-670-5113
Manager: MIKE SLAVIN
704 W COMMERCE
HORSESHOE BEND, AR 72512
Phone 901-489-0687

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 9
Single engine airplanes: 7
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 123/week *
55% transient general aviation
39% local general aviation
6% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 June 2017

Additional Remarks

RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN WITH TREES ON FINAL APCH RY 13.
RECOMMEND TKOF RY 13 DUE TO RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN NW OF ARPT.
DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
PAY PHONE AVBL
FOR CD CTC MEMPHIS ARTCC AT 901-368-8453.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 20 June 2019 at 0901Z to 19 July 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS)-A   download (147KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (210KB)

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KBVX - Batesville Regional Airport (30 nm S)
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of 6M2 (Horseshoe Bend Airport)
Photo courtesy of the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics
Taken in the Spring of 2007

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 16-Jul-2019
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:3310:33
Sunrise06:0311:03
Sunset20:2301:23
Evening civil twilight20:5301:53

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  16-Jul-2019 21:21:08
Local (UTC-5)  16-Jul-2019 16:21:08
 
METAR
KBVX 
31nm S 
162056Z AUTO 21006KT 10SM FEW017 BKN048 OVC055 27/23 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP133 T02720233 58014
KFLP 
35nm W 
162056Z AUTO VRB06KT 10SM OVC060 29/23 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP125 T02890228 58013
KBPK 
35nm W 
162053Z AUTO 23004KT 10SM FEW030 OVC055 27/23 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP125 T02720228 56012
KUNO 
40nm N 
162053Z AUTO 28006KT 10SM FEW018 OVC050 27/22 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP127 60000 T02720222 58010
KARG 
41nm E 
162056Z AUTO 22016G20KT 10SM FEW017 SCT055 BKN085 29/24 A2991 RMK AO2 SLP128 T02890244 58008
KM19 
45nm SE 
162056Z AUTO 24012KT 10SM FEW020 BKN080 28/23 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP137 T02830233 56015
TAF
KBPK 
35nm W 
161730Z 1618/1718 VRB04KT P6SM SCT025 OVC045 FM162200 28006KT P6SM SCT025 BKN050 FM170030 22005KT P6SM SCT250 FM171500 21007KT P6SM SCT250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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City of Horseshoe Bend 870-670-5113 Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangar leasing / sales, ...

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Phillips 66
100LL
SS $4.25 
 Updated 09-Jul-2019
 
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SS=Self service
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