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KULS Ulysses Airport
Ulysses, Kansas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 24 MAY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: ULS
Lat/Long: 37-36-14.4000N / 101-22-24.8000W
37-36.240000N / 101-22.413333W
37.6040000 / -101.3735556
(estimated)
Elevation: 3070.9 ft. / 936.0 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06E (2020)
From city: 1 mile N of ULYSSES, KS
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 67880

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 02/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: KANSAS CITY CENTER
FSS: WICHITA FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: ICT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-SAT 0800-1800
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Lights: RYS 12/30 & 17/35 MIRL PRESET ON LOW INTST DUSK-2200; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT AFTER 2200 & PAPI RYS 12, 30, 17 & 35 & TWY A - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 118.95 (620-424-3747)
WX AWOS-3P at JHN (17 nm W): 124.175 (620-492-2100)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY KANSAS CITY ARTCC (ZKC) ON 125.2/269.4 (GARDEN CITY RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
GCKr227/36.1GARDEN CITY VORTAC113.3011E
LBLr319/38.7LIBERAL VORTAC112.3011E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
ULYSSESat field39506EULS ..- .-.. ...
HUGOTON351/26.436509EHQG .... --.- --.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 17/35

Dimensions: 6000 x 100 ft. / 1829 x 30 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 45.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 17  RUNWAY 35
Latitude: 37-36.972000N37-35.983667N
Longitude: 101-22.430333W101-22.421167W
Elevation: 3065.3 ft.3060.3 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 174 magnetic, 180 true354 magnetic, 360 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, 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)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 40 ft. pline, 1400 ft. from runway, 30:1 slope to clearnone

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 4600 x 60 ft. / 1402 x 18 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 37-36.172598N37-35.688907N
Longitude: 101-22.764857W101-22.031527W
Elevation: 3070.9 ft.3061.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.2%0.2%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 124 magnetic, 130 true304 magnetic, 310 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, 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: 16 ft. road, 700 ft. from runway, 30:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: GRANT CO & CITY OF ULYSSES
108 S GLENN
ULYSSES, KS 67880
Phone (620) 356-4528
Manager: STEVE RICE
820 NORTH MCCALL
ULYSSES, KS 67880
Phone 620-952-0954
TOM HOUSER, CHMN ARPT BOARD, PHONE 620-353-4419 & STEVE RICE/NORTH STAR AVN, INC; FBO 620-356-4528.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 43
Single engine airplanes: 29
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 6
Gliders airplanes: 2
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 59/day *
70% local general aviation
28% transient general aviation
2% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 13 September 2016

Additional Remarks

PUBLIC PHONE AVBL 24 HRS 620-356-9306.
GLIDER & ULTRA LIGHT ACTIVITY ON & INVOF ARPT.
TWY A PARALLEL TO RY 17/35.

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 24 May 2018 at 0901Z to 21 June 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 12   download (204KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 17   download (189KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 30   download (195KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 35   download (208KB)
NDB RWY 12   download (167KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (149KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KJHN - Stanton County Municipal Airport (17 nm W)
KHQG - Hugoton Municipal Airport (26 nm S)
3K3 - Syracuse-Hamilton County Municipal Airport (30 nm NW)
KGCK - Garden City Regional Airport (36 nm NE)
KLBL - Liberal Mid-America Regional Airport (39 nm SE)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KULS (Ulysses Airport)
Photo taken 07-Sep-2007

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-Jun-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5410:54
Sunrise06:2511:25
Sunset21:0902:09
Evening civil twilight21:4002:40

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Jun-2018 17:03:53
Local (UTC-5)  20-Jun-2018 12:03:53
 
METAR
KULS 201655Z AUTO 33006KT 10SM CLR 21/13 A3003 RMK AO2
KJHN 
17nm W 
201655Z AUTO 30009KT 10SM CLR 24/15 A3005 RMK AO2 T02350153
TAF
KGCK 
36nm NE 
201138Z 2012/2112 32013G18KT P6SM BKN110 FM210300 34006KT P6SM FEW250
KLBL 
39nm SE 
201138Z 2012/2112 36007KT P6SM SCT120 FM201600 34012G18KT P6SM SCT120 FM210300 34006KT P6SM FEW250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 North Star Aviation, Inc.
620-356-4528
toll-free 1-888-272-1417
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[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, Aircraft rental, Aircraft maintenance, ...
 
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