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KNEW Lakefront Airport
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 FEBRUARY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: NEW
Lat/Long: 30-02-32.7000N / 090-01-41.7000W
30-02.545000N / 090-01.695000W
30.0424167 / -90.0282500
(estimated)
Elevation: 7.3 ft. / 2.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 02E (1995)
From city: 4 miles NE of NEW ORLEANS, LA
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 70126

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: NEW (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: WHEN TWR CLSD, RWY 18R-36L, RWY 09/27, TWY B, C, D, E, F, H, EAST HANGARLINE PRESET LOW INTENSITY. ACTIVATE 5 CLICKS FOR MED AND 7 CLICKS FOR HIGH ON CTAF. AFTER 15 MIN OF INACTIVITY, RUNWAY 18R-36L, RWY 09/27, TWY B, AND TWY F PRESET LOW. ORIGINAL PRESETS CAN BE ACTIVATED TO LOW, MED, AND HIGH - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF: 119.9
ATIS: 124.9
WX ASOS: PHONE 504-245-4366
LAKEFRONT GROUND: 121.7 [0700-2100]
LAKEFRONT TOWER: 119.9 [0700-2100]
NEW ORLEANS APPROACH: 123.85(SOUTH) 133.15(NORTH)
NEW ORLEANS DEPARTURE: 123.85(SOUTH) 133.15(NORTH)
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 127.4 127.4 WHEN NEW ATCT CLSD
WX AWOS-3PT at 7N0 (6 nm SW): 133.10 (504-525-1711)
WX ASOS at MSY (12 nm W): PHONE (504)471-4486
  • TA35 BASIC RADAR SERVICE OUTSIDE OF NEW ORLEANS CLASS B BOUNDARIES AVBL.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
HRVr352/11.6HARVEY VORTAC114.1002E
RQRr093/29.2RESERVE VOR/DME110.8002E
PCUr201/34.7PICAYUNE VOR/DME112.2005E
HMUr145/(35.0)HAMMOND VOR109.6000E

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 18R/36L

Dimensions: 6879 x 150 ft. / 2097 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
FEW LOW SPOTS NEAR INTERSECTION OF RY 09/27-HOLDING WATER.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 60.0
Double wheel: 175.0
Double tandem: 200.0
Dual double tandem: 350.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18R  RUNWAY 36L
Latitude: 30-03.168837N30-02.034073N
Longitude: 090-01.795157W090-01.778350W
Elevation: 5.7 ft.5.7 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 177 magnetic, 179 true357 magnetic, 359 true
Displaced threshold: 239 ft.820 ft.
Declared distances: TORA:6880 TODA:6880 ASDA:6035 LDA:5510TORA:6880 TODA:6880 ASDA:5955 LDA:5135
Markings: precision, 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)
Approach lights: MALSF: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with sequenced flashers
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 6 ft. other, lighted, 300 ft. from runway, 16:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 50:1 FM DSPLCD THR.
7 ft. berm, 200 ft. from runway
+7 FT WALL 150 FT FM RY END.

Runway 18L/36R

Dimensions: 3697 x 75 ft. / 1127 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 35.0
Double wheel: 55.0
Double tandem: 80.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18L  RUNWAY 36R
Latitude: 30-03.011097N30-02.401223N
Longitude: 090-01.660290W090-01.650973W
Elevation: 5.2 ft.6.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 177 magnetic, 179 true357 magnetic, 359 true
Declared distances: TORA:3697 TODA:3697 ASDA:3697 LDA:3697TORA:3697 TODA:3697 ASDA:3697 LDA:3697
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none54 ft. bldg, lighted, 2035 ft. from runway, 35 ft. left of centerline, 33:1 slope to clear

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 3114 x 75 ft. / 949 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 50.0
Double wheel: 80.0
Double tandem: 100.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 30-02.222937N30-02.230278N
Longitude: 090-01.837077W090-01.246788W
Elevation: 4.9 ft.4.7 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 087 magnetic, 089 true267 magnetic, 269 true
Declared distances: TORA:3113 TODA:3113 ASDA:3113 LDA:3113TORA:3113 TODA:3113 ASDA:3113 LDA:3113
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on right (3.20 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 4 ft. berm, lighted, 267 ft. from runway, 16:1 slope to clear14 ft. road, 543 ft. from runway, 161 ft. right of centerline, 24:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ORLEANS LEVEE DISTRICT
6001 STARS AND STRIPES BLVD
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70126
Phone 504-355-5990
Manager: CHANSE WATSON
6001 STARS & STRIPES BLVD
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70126
Phone 504-243-4010

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 122
Single engine airplanes: 75
Multi engine airplanes: 22
Jet airplanes: 18
Helicopters: 7
    
Aircraft operations: avg 166/day *
53% transient general aviation
38% local general aviation
6% air taxi
3% military
* for 12-month period ending 19 July 2017

Additional Remarks

PPR TO LND FOR ACFT TRNSPG ANY ITEMS LISTED IN PART 175 TITLE 49. CONTACT 504-606-9264
TWY A UNEVEN PAVEMENT.
FOR ASSISTANCE AFTER 2100 LOCAL CTC AP MGMT (504)606-9264
FOR FICON AFT HRS CTC ARFF (504) 606-9264.
BOAT MASTS UP TO 80 FT WI 0.5NM OF AER RWY 27.
BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
BOATS AS HIGH AS 80 FT PASS WITHIN 400 FT OF RY 09 THLD.
ARFF CAPABILITY EQUIVALENT TO INDEX B.
NEW AD FUEL NOT AVBL WITHIN 100 FT OF TERMINAL BLDG

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.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
AWDAD ONE   download (227KB)
OLEDD FOUR   download (154KB)
RYTHM FOUR   2 pages: [1] [2] (251KB)
SLIDD TWO   download (169KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 18R   download (288KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18R   download (295KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36L   download (303KB)
VOR/DME RWY 36L   download (281KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (18KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (116KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KMSY - Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (12 nm W)
KNBG - New Orleans Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base//Alvin Callender Field (13 nm S)
KASD - Slidell Airport (21 nm NE)
KAPS - Port of South Louisiana Executive Regional Airport (29 nm W)
KMJD - Picayune Municipal Airport (33 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 25-Feb-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0712:07
Sunrise06:3112:31
Sunset17:5523:55
Evening civil twilight18:1900:19

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  26-Feb-2018 01:48:35
Local (UTC-6)  25-Feb-2018 19:48:35
 
METAR
KNEW 260100Z 12012G20KT 10SM BKN026 21/17 A3003 RMK AO2 T02110172
K7N0 
6nm SW 
260056Z AUTO 14008KT 110V170 10SM BKN026 21/17 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP171 T02060167
KMSY 
12nm W 
260106Z 11012KT 10SM BKN027 BKN120 21/18 A3002 RMK AO2 T02060178 $
KNBG 
14nm S 
260133Z AUTO 12009KT 10SM SCT027 21/19 A3003 RMK AO2 T02060189 PWINO $
KASD 
18nm NE 
260139Z AUTO 10004KT 10SM OVC028 20/17 A3004 RMK AO2 T02000167
TAF
KNEW 251748Z 2518/2618 04014KT P6SM -RA SCT028 BKN040 OVC060 FM252000 09013KT P6SM OVC050 FM260300 14011KT 5SM RA SCT010 OVC030 PROB30 2606/2607 4SM TS BKN015CB FM260700 19009KT 5SM RA VCTS SCT015 OVC025CB FM261000 24009KT 4SM TSRA BR OVC007CB
KMSY 
12nm W 
252011Z 2520/2624 09012KT P6SM FEW015 SCT030 BKN090 TEMPO 2520/2522 BKN030 FM252200 12010KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN040 FM260300 15007KT 6SM -RA SCT010 OVC025 PROB30 2606/2610 4SM TS BKN015CB FM261000 24006KT 5SM TSRA BR OVC008CB FM261300 34006KT 4SM BR OVC008 FM261700 02007KT P6SM BKN015
KNBG 
14nm S 
2523/2623 11012KT 9999 SCT015 BKN030 OVC100 QNH2996INS BECMG 2602/2605 13010KT 9999 VCSH SCT015 BKN035 OVC100 QNH2997INS BECMG 2605/2607 17010KT 8000 -SHRA BR VCTS BKN015CB OVC050 QNH2998INS TEMPO 2607/2613 VRB20G30KT 3200 -TSRA BR BKN010CB OVC025 BECMG 2612/2614 32010KT 8000 -SHRA BR VCTS BKN015CB BKN030 OVC100 QNH3012INS BECMG 2615/2617 01010KT 9999 NSW BKN020 BKN040 OVC100 QNH3010INS AUTOMATED SENSOR METWATCH 2102 TIL 2112 T18/2612Z T22/2619Z FN20040
KASD 
18nm NE 
251748Z 2518/2618 10006KT 4SM -RA BR FEW028 SCT035 OVC045 FM252000 13007KT 6SM BR OVC050 FM260100 VRB03KT P6SM OVC030 FM260300 00000KT 6SM -RA BKN025 OVC040 FM260600 00000KT 5SM TSRA BKN010 OVC035CB FM261200 35003KT 1 1/2SM -DZ BR OVC004 FM261400 36006KT 4SM BR OVC007 FM261700 36007KT P6SM OVC015
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Signature Flight Support ASRI 129.075
504-241-2800
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504-244-4448
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
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 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
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 New Orleans Aerial Tours & Flight Training LLC
504-241-9131
toll-free 1-877-359-6652
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