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6R1 Welsh Airport
Welsh, Louisiana, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: 6R1
Lat/Long: 30-14-30.8637N / 092-49-50.6878W
30-14.514395N / 092-49.844797W
30.2419066 / -92.8307466
(estimated)
Elevation: 18 ft. / 5.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 07E (1965)
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 70591

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: DRI (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: IREG
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: SS-SR
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
LAKE CHARLES APPROACH: 119.8
LAKE CHARLES DEPARTURE: 119.8
WX AWOS-3PT at 3R7 (8 nm E): 121.150 (337-824-0517)
WX AWOS-3 at CWF (16 nm W): 120.0 (337-436-3452)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.7/317.4 (LAKE CHARLES RCAG) WHEN LAKE CHARLES APCH CTL CLOSED.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
LCHr060/15.5LAKE CHARLES VORTAC113.4007E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
OAKDALE194/25.137903ELRR .-.. .-. .-.
DURALDE224/27.526302EECY . -.-. -.--
SULPHUR081/30.727804EAUR .- ..- .-.
ABBEVILLE284/38.323002EBNZ -... -. --..

Airport Services

Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 2700 x 50 ft. / 823 x 15 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
RY HAS SOME SMALL CRACKS.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 6.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 7  RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 30-14.479750N30-14.619783N
Longitude: 092-50.137817W092-49.651317W
Elevation: 18.0 ft.18.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 065 magnetic, 072 true245 magnetic, 252 true
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 56 ft. trees, 278 ft. from runway, 130 ft. right of centerline, 1:1 slope to clear
TREES 10-50 FT TALL EXTENDING 0-200 FT FM END OF RY & 90 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
71 ft. trees, 700 ft. from runway, 7:1 slope to clear

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 2200 x 150 ft. / 671 x 46 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 30-14.462400N30-14.479567N
Longitude: 092-49.992050W092-49.575383W
Elevation: 18.0 ft.18.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 080 magnetic, 087 true260 magnetic, 267 true
Obstructions: 55 ft. trees, 204 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 4:1 slope to clear55 ft. trees, 443 ft. from runway, 8:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF WELSH
PO BOX 786
WELSH, LA 70591
Phone 318-734-2231
Manager: CHRIS NOBLES
PO BOX 863
WELSH, LA 70591
Phone (337) 734-2594

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 20
Single engine airplanes: 10
Ultralights: 10
    
Aircraft operations: avg 41/day *
67% local general aviation
33% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 10 May 2017

Additional Remarks

TWY FM HGR TO END OF RY 25.

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 26 April 2018 at 901Z to 24 May 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
VOR/DME OR GPS RWY 07   download (150KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

3R7 - Jennings Airport (8 nm E)
KCWF - Chennault International Airport (16 nm W)
KLCH - Lake Charles Regional Airport (22 nm W)
4R7 - Eunice Airport (25 nm NE)
KUXL - Southland Field Airport (29 nm W)
 
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Photo taken 18-Jan-2006
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:4810:48
Sunrise06:1511:15
Sunset20:0101:01
Evening civil twilight20:2801:28

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-May-2018 13:06:54
Local (UTC-5)  22-May-2018 08:06:54
 
METAR
K3R7 
8nm E 
221255Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 24/22 A3002 RMK AO2 T02410224
KCWF 
17nm W 
221245Z 00000KT 10SM SKC 24/22 A3002
TAF
KLCH 
21nm W 
221120Z 2212/2312 VRB04KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250 FM221600 17007KT P6SM VCTS SCT035CB BKN250 FM230100 VRB03KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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Lyon Flying Service 337-734-2594
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100LL
FS $5.25 
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