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KPOE Polk Army Airfield
Fort Polk, Louisiana, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 AUGUST 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: POE
Lat/Long: 31-02-41.2165N / 093-11-29.9115W
31-02.686942N / 093-11.498525W
31.0447824 / -93.1916421
(estimated)
Elevation: 329.4 ft. / 100.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 02E (2010)
From city: 7 miles SE of FORT POLK, LA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 71459

Airport Operations

Airport use: Private use. Permission required prior to landing
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: POE (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 1300-0500Z++, ALL SAT-SUN 1300-2100Z++
CLSD FEDERAL HOLS.
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Lights: SS-SR
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

ATIS: 134.85 282.2
WX ASOS: PHONE 337-531-4100
POLK GROUND: 121.8 239.25 [1300-0500Z++ DLY]
POLK TOWER: 119.0 257.75 41.5FM [1300-0500Z++ DLY]
POLK APPROACH: 123.7 261.3
POLK DEPARTURE: 123.7 261.3
FLT FLWG (ALL FLTS CTC POLK APCH 30: 123.7
FLT FLWG (ALL FLTS CTC POLK RADIO 30: 254.8
MEDEVAC OPS: 42.5
PMSV METRO: 134.1 249.75
POE OPS: 118.575 374.2
RNG CTL: 143.2 373.3 40.95
WX AWOS-3PT at DRI (15 nm SW): 118.225 (337-463-8278)
  • PAR RYS 15-33 LCTD AT LAT 31-02-57.45N LONG 093-11-40.47W. ELEV 328.8.
  • ATCT-ARAC.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FXUr158/(4.2)POLK VOR108.4002E
AEXr247/37.7ALEXANDRIA VORTAC116.1003E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GATOR339/1.135902EGUV --. ..- ...-
DE RIDDER019/19.038504EDXB -.. -..- -...
OAKDALE310/35.437903ELRR .-.. .-. .-.
NATCHITOCHES185/37.240704EOOC --- --- -.-.

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 4107 x 100 ft. / 1252 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 36 /F/A/W/T
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 31-03.006232N31-02.367688N
Longitude: 093-11.630383W093-11.366708W
Elevation: 329.4 ft.277.5 ft.
Gradient: 1.3%1.3%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 158 magnetic, 160 true338 magnetic, 340 true
Displaced threshold: 194 ft.no
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: ALSF1: standard 2,400 foot high intensity approach lighting system with centerline sequenced flashers (category I)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: trees, 1500 ft. from runway, 26:1 slope to clear
4' SIDE FENCES 200' FM CNTRLN BOTH RWY ENDS.
trees, 2500 ft. from runway, 29:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: U.S. Army
Owner: U.S.ARMY
AVIATION DIVISION DPTM
FT FOLK, LA 71459-5000
Phone 318-535-2314
Manager: AIRFIELD COMMANDER
AVIATION DIVISION DITM
FT POLK, LA 71459-5000
Phone 337-531-6195

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 245
Single engine airplanes: 3
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 120
Military aircraft: 120
    
Aircraft operations: avg 458/day *
96% military
2% air taxi
1% local general aviation
<1% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 23 December 1986

Additional Remarks

TFC PAT: ALL PAT W OF FLD. F/W TFC 1800' R/W TFC 1000'.
SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT INFO.
PRIOR PERMISSION REQUIRED (PPR)-FIXED WING AIRCRAFT ONLY MUST OBTAIN A PPR NUMBER AT DSN 863-4831, C337-531-4831.
AIRFIELD OPERATIONS CONTACT NUMBER IS DSN 863-4831, C337-531-4831. UNITS UTILIZING RANGE FACILITY/RESTRICTED AREAS OR STAGING OPERATIONS AT POLK AAF (KPOE) MUST CONTACT AT&A OFFICER AT DSN 863-1151, C337-531-1151 FOR BRIEFING.
MISC: SFC VIS OBSN BLOCKED NW-SE BY HILLS, BLDG AND TREES.
AFLD MGMT OPR 1300-0500++ MON-FRI, 1500-2300++ SAT-SUN.TWR-OPR 1300-0500Z++ DLY
SERVICE-FUEL: A++.
OIL: O-156.
SERVICE TRAN ALERT: LTD SVC.
MISC: R/W S-VFR DAYLT 500-1, NGT UNAIDED/NVD 500-2, F/W S-VFR NA.

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 (94KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34   download (95KB)
VOR RWY 16   download (106KB)
NDB RWY 16   download (103KB)
NDB RWY 34   download (99KB)
Radar Approach Procedures available   download (57KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (31KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (116KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

L39 - Leesville Airport (11 nm NW)
KDRI - Beauregard Regional Airport (15 nm SW)
KACP - Allen Parish Airport (31 nm SE)
3R4 - Hart Airport (34 nm NW)
KAEX - Alexandria International Airport (37 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Aug-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1711:17
Sunrise06:4211:42
Sunset19:5100:51
Evening civil twilight20:1601:16

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Aug-2018 06:27:00
Local (UTC-5)  19-Aug-2018 01:27:00
 
METAR
KPOE 
12nm NE 
190558Z AUTO 24006KT 10SM CLR 26/24 A2993 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N SLP133 T02610241 10310 20261 403560248 50000
KBKB 
15nm E 
190554Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 26/24 A2992 RMK AO2 SLP155 T02560244 10306 20256 403560239 50001
KDRI 
15nm SW 
190615Z AUTO 00000KT 5SM BR CLR 26/25 A2996 RMK AO2 T02590250
TAF
KPOE 
12nm NE 
190000Z 1900/2006 19006KT 9999 SCT020 QNH2987INS BECMG 1908/1909 22006KT 8000 BR BKN015 QNH2990INS BECMG 1914/1915 20010G15KT 9999 NSW FEW040 QNH2986INS TEMPO 1920/1924 20012G20KT 4800 -TSRA BKN030CB BECMG 2000/2001 18006KT 9999 SCT030 QNH2987INS TX35/1921Z TN24/1912Z
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