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KULS Ulysses Airport
Ulysses, Kansas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 FEBRUARY 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 -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving 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 between 1 February 2018 at 0901Z and 1 March 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 12   download (206KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 17   download (188KB)
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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Photo taken 07-Sep-2007

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From to KULS

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Feb-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:0213:02
Sunrise07:2913:29
Sunset18:3000:30
Evening civil twilight18:5600:56

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Feb-2018 23:03:01
Local (UTC-6)  21-Feb-2018 17:03:01
 
METAR
KJHN 
17nm W 
212255Z AUTO 12008KT 10SM SCT026 OVC032 M04/M11 A3030 RMK AO2 T10431107
KHQG 
26nm S 
212255Z AUTO 05004KT 10SM SCT048 SCT070 M02/M16 A3030 RMK AO2 T10181162
K3K3 
30nm NW 
212255Z AUTO 11009KT 10SM SCT018 SCT024 OVC055 M03/M13 A3029 RMK AO2
TAF
KGCK 
36nm NE 
211724Z 2118/2218 07008KT P6SM BKN045 FM212200 09009KT P6SM VCSH BKN030 FM220100 09009KT P6SM VCSH BKN015 FM220600 11007KT P6SM BKN015 FM221400 14008KT P6SM OVC010
KLBL 
39nm SE 
212114Z 2121/2218 03008KT P6SM VCSH OVC050 FM220200 06009KT 6SM -FZDZSN BKN020 FM220600 06008KT P6SM VCSH BKN015 FM220900 07006KT P6SM OVC008 FM221700 14006KT P6SM BKN020
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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]
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