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KCVB Castroville Municipal Airport
Castroville, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 AUGUST 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: CVB
Lat/Long: 29-20-32.6000N / 098-51-04.4000W
29-20.543333N / 098-51.073333W
29.3423889 / -98.8512222
(estimated)
Elevation: 773.9 ft. / 235.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 04E (2020)
From city: 2 miles SE of CASTROVILLE, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 78009

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1951
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: SAN ANGELO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: CVB (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: IREG
Pattern altitude: 1602.9 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 16/34 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 119.25 (830-931-0232)
SAN ANTONIO APPROACH: 118.05
SAN ANTONIO DEPARTURE: 118.05
WX ASOS at HDO (17 nm W): 119.675 (830-426-3060)
WX ASOS at SSF (20 nm E): PHONE 210-927-9391

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SSFr274/(21.9)STINSON VOR108.4009E
SATr220/27.2SAN ANTONIO VORTAC116.8008E
RNDr245/31.4RANDOLPH VORTAC112.3005E
CSIr143/39.6CENTER POINT VORTAC117.5008E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
DEVINE014/13.135907EHHH .... .... ....
HONDO088/16.932908EHMA .... -- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS SELF SERVICE.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 5001 x 75 ft. / 1524 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 15.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 29-20.934167N29-20.154155N
Longitude: 098-51.226333W098-50.919435W
Elevation: 773.9 ft.762.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 157 magnetic, 161 true337 magnetic, 341 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 70 ft. tree, 2600 ft. from runway, 34:1 slope to clear
10 FT PRIVATE ROAD 20 FT FM THLD.
3 ft. hill, 200 ft. from runway, 56 ft. left of centerline
3 FT DIRT PILES 161 FT FM THLD TO 200 FT FM THLD - 87 FT RIGHT.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF CASTROVILLE
1209 FIORELLA ST
CASTROVILLE, TX 78009
Phone 830-931-4070
Manager: CLAUDIA MORA
10500 AIRPORT ROAD
CASTROVILLE, TX 78009
Phone 830-931-0234

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 53
Single engine airplanes: 47
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 45/day *
68% local general aviation
32% transient general aviation
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 20 September 2016

Additional Remarks

BRIGHT LGTS AT BALL PARK FM APR-JULY.
FOR CD CTC SAT APCH AT 210-805-5516.

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 16 August 2018 at 0901Z to 13 September 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 16   download (191KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34   download (201KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (34KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SETZR TWO (RNAV)   download (153KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (144KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

23R - Devine Municipal Airport (13 nm S)
KSKF - Kelly Field Airport (14 nm E)
KHDO - South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (17 nm W)
KSSF - Stinson Municipal Airport (20 nm E)
KSAT - San Antonio International Airport (23 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KCVB (Castroville Municipal Airport)
Photo by Sula Combs
Taken late August 2005

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Aug-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4211:42
Sunrise07:0712:07
Sunset20:1101:11
Evening civil twilight20:3601:36

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Aug-2018 01:50:57
Local (UTC-5)  19-Aug-2018 20:50:57
 
METAR
KCVB 200135Z AUTO 07003KT 10SM SCT080 33/18 A2982 RMK AO2 T03250175
KSKF 
15nm E 
200056Z AUTO 12007KT 10SM CLR 35/17 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP079 T03520169 $
KHDO 
17nm W 
200051Z AUTO 06004KT 10SM CLR 34/21 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP078 T03390206 $
TAF
KSKF 
15nm E 
191800Z 1918/2024 13010G15KT 9999 SCT030 QNH2984INS BECMG 2000/2001 14009KT 9999 FEW020 QNH2987INS BECMG 2008/2009 16006KT 9999 BKN040 QNH2983INS BECMG 2014/2015 18010G15KT 9999 SCT020 QNH2987INS TX38/1922Z TN25/2012Z
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 Castroville Municipal Airport
830-931-0234
830-538-4260
[web site]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...
 
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More info about Castroville Municipal Airport
EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS --- $4.33 
SS $4.55 $4.23 
 Updated 16-Aug-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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