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KGKY Arlington Municipal Airport
Arlington, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: GKY
Lat/Long: 32-39-49.9000N / 097-05-39.4000W
32-39.831667N / 097-05.656667W
32.6638611 / -97.0942778
(estimated)
Elevation: 628.2 ft. / 191.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06E (2000)
From city: 4 miles S of ARLINGTON, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 76018

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1971
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: FORT WORTH CENTER
FSS: FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GKY (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Pattern altitude: 1628.2 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 16/34 PRESET MED INTST; HIGHER INTST BY ATCT REQ. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RY 34 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 16 & 34 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 128.625
WX ASOS: 127.375 (817-557-0251)
ARLINGTON GROUND: 121.875 [0700-2100]
ARLINGTON TOWER: 128.625 [0700-2100]
REGIONAL APPROACH: 135.975
REGIONAL DEPARTURE: 135.975
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.875 118.85 WHEN GKY ATCT CLSD
DODJE STAR: 125.2 125.9
KNEAD STAR: 135.975
LIKES STAR: 125.8(SOUTH) 135.975(NORTH)
MOTZA STAR: 118.1(SOUTH) 125.8(NORTH)
REEKO STAR: 125.2
SANGR STAR: 124.3
SASIE STAR: 124.3
SLUGG STAR: 125.8(SOUTH) 135.975(NORTH)
SWVAY STAR: 135.975
WESAT STAR: 118.1(SOUTH) 125.8(NORTH)
WX AWOS-3P at GPM (3 nm NE): 118.475 (972-606-1433)
WX ASOS at RBD (11 nm E): PHONE 214-330-5317
WX AWOS-3 at FWS (12 nm SW): 120.025 (817-426-4172)
WX ASOS at DFW (14 nm N): PHONE 972-615-2608
WX AWOS-3 at JWY (15 nm SE): 119.575 (972-937-4747)
WX AWOS-3 at 49T (16 nm NE): 135.425 (214-670-1243)
WX ASOS at DAL (16 nm NE): PHONE 214-353-1551
WX ASOS at FTW (16 nm NW): PHONE 817-740-3346
WX AWOS-3 at LNC (20 nm E): 118.975 (972-227-0471)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
TTTr186/12.6MAVERICK VOR/DME113.1006E
FUZr156/14.2RANGER VORTAC115.7006E
CVEr209/16.6COWBOY VOR/DME116.2006E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MESQUITE250/29.824803EPQF .--. --.- ..-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
SELF SERVE FUEL WITH MAJOR CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 6080 x 100 ft. / 1853 x 30 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 32-40.322683N32-39.341885N
Longitude: 097-05.779817W097-05.533875W
Elevation: 628.2 ft.596.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.7%0.5% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 162 magnetic, 168 true342 magnetic, 348 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI UNUSABLE BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF RY CNTRLN.
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesno
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF ARLINGTON
PO BOX 90231
ARLINGTON, TX 76004-3231
Phone 817-459-6100
Manager: KAREN VAN WINKLE
5000 S. COLLINS
ARLINGTON, TX 76004-3231
Phone 817-459-5570
SUITE 100

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 142
Single engine airplanes: 110
Multi engine airplanes: 16
Jet airplanes: 7
Helicopters: 9
    
Aircraft operations: avg 242/day *
54% transient general aviation
44% local general aviation
1% air taxi
<1% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

EXTENSIVE HELICOPTER TFC WEST OF RWY.
HEL TEST FAC AT ARPT, 1975 OPNS 15200, MOSTLY FM PVT HELIPAD ADJOINING LNDG AREA.

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.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
DODJE FIVE   2 pages: [1] [2] (753KB)
KNEAD SEVEN   2 pages: [1] [2] (449KB)
MOTZA EIGHT   2 pages: [1] [2] (501KB)
REEKO THREE (RNAV)   download (199KB)
SASIE FIVE   2 pages: [1] [2] (490KB)
SWVAY FOUR (RNAV)   download (226KB)
TRUUK TWO (RNAV)   download (196KB)
WESAT TWO (RNAV)   download (190KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 34   download (261KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34   download (214KB)
VOR/DME RWY 34   download (199KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (16KB)
 
Departure Procedures
DALLAS FOUR   2 pages: [1] [2] (530KB)
GARLAND SIX   2 pages: [1] [2] (359KB)
HUBBARD NINE   2 pages: [1] [2] (344KB)
JOE POOL NINE   2 pages: [1] [2] (539KB)
KINGDOM FOUR   2 pages: [1] [2] (380KB)
KUSSO FIVE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (301KB)
SWABR FIVE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (296KB)
TEXOMA FIVE   2 pages: [1] [2] (506KB)
WORTH ONE   2 pages: [1] [2] (521KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KGPM - Grand Prairie Municipal Airport (3 nm NE)
KRBD - Dallas Executive Airport (11 nm E)
KFWS - Fort Worth Spinks Airport (12 nm SW)
KDFW - Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (14 nm N)
KJWY - Mid-Way Regional Airport (15 nm SE)
KDAL - Dallas Love Field Airport (16 nm NE)
KFTW - Fort Worth Meacham International Airport (16 nm NW)
KNFW - Fort Worth Naval Air Station JRB (Carswell Field) Airport (19 nm W)
KLNC - Lancaster Regional Airport (20 nm E)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0011:00
Sunrise06:2711:27
Sunset20:2201:22
Evening civil twilight20:5001:50

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-May-2018 16:06:33
Local (UTC-5)  20-May-2018 11:06:33
 
METAR
KGKY 201553Z 02004KT 8SM RA FEW005 BKN100 OVC120 19/19 A3006 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E AND SE SLP173 P0014 T01890189
KGPM 
3nm NE 
201550Z 00000KT 4SM RA BKN005 BKN009 19/19 A3008
KRBD 
12nm E 
201553Z 34004KT 4SM RA BR FEW060 BKN090 OVC110 19/18 A3005 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE AND S SLP170 P0013 T01940183
KFWS 
12nm SW 
201548Z 02004KT 7SM -RA FEW005 BKN070 19/18 A3007 RMK TSE1535
KDFW 
15nm N 
201553Z VRB03KT 10SM -RA FEW004 SCT028 BKN080 OVC130 20/19 A3004 RMK AO2 TSE22 SLP166 OCNL LTGIC DSNT SE TS MOVD NE CB DSNT SE MOV NE P0013 T02000194 $
KJWY 
15nm SE 
201555Z AUTO 02003KT 5SM RA SCT047 BKN075 OVC090 19/19 A3008 RMK AO2 P0024 T01890189
KDAL 
17nm NE 
201553Z 26004KT 10SM -RA SCT008 SCT045 BKN080 OVC250 20/19 A3006 RMK AO2 TSE39 SLP174 OCNL LTGIC DSNT SE-S TS MOVD NE CB DSNT SE-S MOV NE P0019 T02000189 $
KFTW 
17nm NW 
201553Z 10003KT 8SM -RA FEW055 OVC100 21/19 A3005 RMK AO2 RAE16B44 SLP169 P0001 T02110194
KNFW 
19nm W 
201552Z 09006KT 9SM -RA FEW014 SCT080 OVC110 21/18 A3005 RMK AO2 RAB37 CIG 090 N SLP160 P0001 T02060178 $
KLNC 
20nm E 
201555Z AUTO 27003KT 5SM VCTSRA BKN047 OVC055 19/18 A3008 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE THRU SW P0007 T01920184
TAF
KGKY 201239Z 2013/2112 27008KT P6SM -RA VCTS SCT020 BKN040CB TEMPO 2013/2014 2SM -TSRA BKN020CB FM201400 01005KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN050CB BKN150 TEMPO 2015/2017 3SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM201800 11007KT P6SM SCT050 BKN150 FM202100 14007KT P6SM BKN150
KDFW 
15nm N 
201239Z 2013/2118 35010KT P6SM -RA VCTS BKN040CB TEMPO 2013/2014 2SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM201400 01005KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN050CB BKN150 TEMPO 2015/2017 3SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM201800 11007KT P6SM SCT050 BKN150 FM202100 14007KT P6SM BKN150
KDAL 
17nm NE 
201239Z 2013/2112 18005KT P6SM -RA VCTS SCT017 BKN040CB TEMPO 2013/2014 2SM -TSRA BKN020CB FM201400 01005KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN050CB BKN150 TEMPO 2015/2017 3SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM201800 11007KT P6SM SCT050 BKN150 FM202100 14007KT P6SM BKN150
KFTW 
17nm NW 
201239Z 2013/2112 36008KT P6SM -RA VCTS BKN040CB TEMPO 2013/2014 3SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM201400 01005KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN050CB BKN150 TEMPO 2015/2017 3SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM201800 11007KT P6SM SCT050 BKN150 FM202100 14007KT P6SM BKN150
KNFW 
19nm W 
2011/2107 14011G20KT VCTS SCT020CB BKN050 BKN100 QNH2998INS TEMPO 2011/2017 6000 -TSRA BKN020CB OVC120 BECMG 2100/2102 9999 VCSH BKN020 BKN100 QNH2997INS TEMPO 2102/2107 8000 SHRA BKN020 BKN100 T27/2018Z T22/2103Z AUTOMATED SENSOR METWATCH 2007 TIL 2011 AMD1109 FN00180
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Harrison Aviation ASRI 131.325
817-557-0350
toll-free 1-888-383-5354
[web site]
[email]
Arlington is home to the new Dallas Cowboy Stadium and Arlington Municipal Airport is located in the heart of the DFW metroplex with quick access to I-20 and Hwy 360. Dallas, Fort Worth, and Arlington are just minutes away.

Come for your business meeting and then stay for the entertainment (Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, Lone Star Park, Nokia Theater)
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NATA Safety 1st   U.S. Government Contract Fuel   Crew cars   National Business Aviation Association  
 
Shell
100LL Jet A
FS $4.89 $4.80 
SS $4.29 --- 
 Updated 15-May-2018
 
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Located at KRBD
Ambassador Jet Center
ASRI 131.90
214-623-8800
214-251-6512
[web site]
[email]
At KRBD (Dallas Executive Airport), 11 miles E

Premier FBO situated minutes south of downtown Dallas - convenient to Dallas Market Center, Dallas Convention Center, American Airline Arena, premier hotels and cultural district as well as Cowboys Stadium, Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, Six Flags, and Lone Star Park. Unmatched personal service provided by our dedicated customer service team.
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Located at KRBD
EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS $4.75 $4.05 
GUARANTEED
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PRICING
FS $4.65 $3.90 
 
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Located at KFTW
Texas Jet
ASRI 129.85
817-624-8438
toll-free 1-800-776-4547
[web site]
[email]

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At KFTW (Fort Worth Meacham International Airport), 16 miles NW

WHY CHOOSE TEXAS JET AT FTW TO BE YOUR FBO?

2018 RANKINGS (as rated by pilots)

#1 BEST INDEPENDENT U.S. FBO - THREE YEARS IN A ROW !!!
Pro Pilot Magazine's PRASE SURVEY 2016, 2017, 2018

2018 - Pilots ranked Texas Jet's Customer Service Manager, Holly, the #2 BEST CSR in the U.S.

TEXAS JET . EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE . PEOPLE YOU TRUST
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Located at KFTW
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $6.59 $5.89 
GUARANTEED
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PRICING
FS $6.34 $5.64 
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Airline Transport Professionals - ATP Flight School toll-free 1-800-255-2877
[web site]
[email]
ATP provides professional, accelerated, airline-oriented flight training at 42 flight schools nationwide. ATP's Airline Career Pilot Program prepares pilots for airline careers from zero time to 1,500 hours, with CFI jobs and airline employment. Fly with the nation's largest flight school and gain access to more aircraft, locations, and job placements than any flight school, academy, or aviation university can offer.
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Van Bortel Aircraft 817-468-7788
toll-free 1-800-759-4295
[web site]
[email]
Aircraft maintenance, Avionics sales and service, Aircraft modifications, Aircraft parts, Aviation accessories, Aircraft sales / leasing / brokerage
 
Cessna Service Center   Garmin  
 
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