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KCVB Castroville Municipal Airport
Castroville, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 25 MARCH 2021

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
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RWY 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 JET-A
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS SELF SVC.
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.
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 PVT ROAD 20 FT FM THR.
3 ft. hill, 200 ft. from runway, 56 ft. left of centerline
3 FT DIRT PILES 161 FT FM THR TO 200 FT FM THR, 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: DAVID KIRKPATRICK
10500 AIRPORT ROAD
CASTROVILLE, TX 78009
Phone 830-538-2782

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 52
Single engine airplanes: 48
Multi engine airplanes: 4
    
Aircraft operations: avg 45/day *
68% local general aviation
32% transient general aviation
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 08 May 2020

Additional Remarks

BRIGHT LGTS AT BALL PARK FM APR-JULY.
FOR CD CTC SAN ANTONIO 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 25 March 2021 at 0901Z to 22 April 2021 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 16   download (220KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34   download (234KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (34KB)
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 Lyle Goudeau
Taken late March 2020
looking south.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Apr-2021
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4111:41
Sunrise07:0612:06
Sunset20:0301:03
Evening civil twilight20:2801:28

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Apr-2021 04:58:20
Local (UTC-5)  19-Apr-2021 23:58:20
 
METAR
KCVB 200435Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 15/08 A3004 RMK AO2 T01450075
KSKF 
15nm E 
200456Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 13/08 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP156 T01300077 $
KHDO 
17nm W 
200451Z AUTO 01004KT 10SM CLR 13/08 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP155 T01330078 402440100
TAF
KSKF 
15nm E 
200200Z 2002/2108 VRB05KT 9999 VCSH BKN090 QNH2998INS BECMG 2006/2007 VRB03KT 9999 NSW SKC QNH3000INS BECMG 2014/2015 22006KT 9999 SKC QNH2987INS BECMG 2021/2022 VRB05KT 9999 SCT080 QNH2988INS BECMG 2100/2101 03018G30KT 9999 FEW050 520024 QNH3005INS TX30/2022Z TN09/2012Z
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 Castroville Municipal Airport
830-538-2782
830-538-4260
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, Skydiving, ...
 
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More info about Castroville Municipal Airport
EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS --- $3.25 
SS $3.95 $3.15 
 Updated 08-Apr-2021
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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