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KMQS Chester County G O Carlson Airport
Coatesville, Pennsylvania, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 AUGUST 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: MQS
Lat/Long: 39-58-44.3000N / 075-51-55.7000W
39-58.738333N / 075-51.928333W
39.9789722 / -75.8654722
(estimated)
Elevation: 660.2 ft. / 201.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 11W (1990)
From city: 2 miles W of COATESVILLE, PA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 19320

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 09/1937
Control tower: no
ARTCC: NEW YORK CENTER
FSS: WILLIAMSPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: IPT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0600-2200
FOR SVC AFTER HRS CNT 610-384-9000
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT HIRL RY 11/29 AND REIL RY 11/29 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX AWOS-3: 126.25 (610-384-6132)
PHILADELPHIA APPROACH: 124.35
PHILADELPHIA DEPARTURE: 124.35
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 125.6
WX AWOS-3T at OQN (13 nm E): 121.4 ((610) 692-6190)
  • CLEARANCE DELIVERY PHILADELPHIA APCH TF 800-354-9884.
  • MODENA RCO 122.1R 113.2T (WILLIAMSPORT RADIO)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MXEr301/9.7MODENA VORTAC113.2009W
PTWr233/20.2POTTSTOWN VORTAC116.5009W
LRPr122/21.3LANCASTER VOR/DME117.3009W
DQOr337/21.6DUPONT VORTAC114.0010W
OODr318/33.1WOODSTOWN VORTAC112.8010W
PPMr034/33.8PHILLIPS VOR/DME108.4009W
ETXr202/37.1EAST TEXAS VOR/DME110.2009W
PNEr271/(39.8)NORTH PHILADELPHIA VOR112.0010W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
AMBLER264/28.127512WING .. -. --.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 11/29

Dimensions: 5400 x 100 ft. / 1646 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 48.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 11  RUNWAY 29
Latitude: 39-58.827377N39-58.647960N
Longitude: 075-52.494212W075-51.361928W
Elevation: 638.4 ft.660.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.6%0.6%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 113 magnetic, 102 true293 magnetic, 282 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: 116 ft. tree, 3046 ft. from runway, 213 ft. left of centerline, 24:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CHESTER CO ARPT AUTH
1 EARHART DR SUITE 2
COATESVILLE, PA 19320
Phone 610-383-6057
Manager: GARY L HUDSON
1 EARHART DR SUITE 2
COATESVILLE, PA 19320
Phone 610-383-6057
CELL 484-880-2959

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 83
Single engine airplanes: 55
Multi engine airplanes: 9
Jet airplanes: 18
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 114/day *
55% transient general aviation
38% local general aviation
6% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 12 April 2018

Additional Remarks

MIGRATORY BIRDS & DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC PHL APCH AT (800) 354-9884.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT, CTC FBO 610-384-9000.
+164 FT WATER TWR 1343 FT FM RY 11 THR 1842 FT R MKD WITH STROBE LGT DALGT HRS; STD OBSTN LGT NGT HRS.
HELICOPTER OPS INVOF ARPT SOUTH AND SOUTHWEST OF RY 11 THLD.
HELICOPTER TRAFFIC REQUESTED TO LAND AND TKOF FM RY ONLY. HELICOPTER HOVER TAXIING, TKOFS, & LNDGS PROHIBITED FM TWY ALPHA.
HOVER TAXI ALONG TXY ALPHA PROHIBITED. WHEEL TAXI ON TXY OR HOVER FM RY TO RAMP SIDE PARKING SPOT BY CROSSING PERPENDICULAR TO ALPHA.

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.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
BUNTS TWO   download (184KB)
CEDAR LAKE NINE   download (175KB)
DUPONT SIX   download (221KB)
JIIMS THREE (RNAV)   download (315KB)
PAATS THREE (RNAV)   download (324KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 29   download (213KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11   download (211KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29   download (252KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (23KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (149KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

N57 - New Garden Airport (10 nm SE)
KOQN - Brandywine Airport (13 nm E)
N47 - Pottstown Municipal Airport (19 nm NE)
KPTW - Heritage Field Airport (21 nm NE)
KLNS - Lancaster Airport (21 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Aug-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5109:51
Sunrise06:2010:20
Sunset19:5423:54
Evening civil twilight20:2300:23

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Aug-2018 15:58:25
Local (UTC-4)  19-Aug-2018 11:58:25
 
METAR
KMQS 191535Z AUTO 00000KT 1 3/4SM -RA BKN002 BKN006 OVC009 19/19 A2999 RMK AO2
KOQN 
13nm E 
191535Z AUTO 05008KT 7SM -RA OVC010 21/20 A2998 RMK AO2
TAF
KLNS 
22nm NW 
191254Z 1913/2012 VRB03KT 1 1/2SM -RA BR BKN011 OVC020 TEMPO 1913/1914 4SM -RA BR OVC007 FM191400 04006KT P6SM VCSH SCT009 OVC015 FM192100 VRB04KT P6SM SCT020 OVC030 FM200700 02003KT 6SM BR OVC015
KILG 
22nm SE 
191314Z 1913/2012 02008KT P6SM VCSH FEW006 OVC015 TEMPO 1913/1915 5SM -SHRA BKN006 FM192000 05008KT P6SM VCSH OVC015 FM200000 06008KT P6SM OVC015 FM200600 03005KT P6SM OVC008
KRDG 
24nm N 
191401Z 1914/2012 04006KT P6SM VCSH SCT006 OVC015 TEMPO 1914/1916 5SM -SHRA BKN006 FM191600 03005KT P6SM VCSH OVC025 FM192200 05005KT P6SM OVC035 FM200300 VRB03KT P6SM OVC025
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Signature Flight Support UNICOM 122.70
610-384-9000
[web site]
[email]
Coatsville, located in Chester County. 39 miles west of Philadelphia. Located along the Brandywine River. In 1969 Lukens Steel forged steel beams for the World Trade Center. Some of these beams which are known as "trees" remained standing after the 9/11 terrorist attacks and ten of these "trees" now reside at the National Iron and Steel Heritage Museum.
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100LL Jet A
FS $5.50 $7.46 
GUARANTEED
 
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Located at KRDG
Millennium Aviation
ASRI 131.025
610-372-4728
610-207-7368
[web site]
[email]
At KRDG (Reading Regional Airport/Carl A Spaatz Field), 24 miles N

Millennium Aviation would like to Welcome you to Reading, PA and be your preferred provider for your Aviation needs. Millennium Aviation is proud to say we are the only NATA Safety First certified FBO at RDG. We offer Aviation Fuel, Oxygen Service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangar, Aircraft maintenance and detailing, Pilot lounge and sleep room, and Aircraft charter...
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Located at KMQS
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $5.35 $4.62 
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