FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 OCTOBER 2017
|FAA Identifier: ||T59|
|Lat/Long: ||35-27-03.9000N / 100-11-59.7000W|
35-27.065000N / 100-11.995000W
35.4510833 / -100.1999167
|Elevation: ||2469.9 ft. / 752.8 m (surveyed)|
|Variation: ||05E (2020)|
|From city: ||4 miles E of WHEELER, TX|
|Time zone: ||UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)|
|Zip code: ||79096|
|Airport use: ||Open to the public|
|Activation date: ||07/1985|
|Control tower: ||no|
|ARTCC: ||ALBUQUERQUE CENTER|
|FSS: ||FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION|
|NOTAMs facility: ||FTW (NOTAM-D service available)|
|Wind indicator: ||lighted|
|Segmented circle: ||yes|
|Beacon: ||white-green (lighted land airport)|
Operates sunset to sunrise.
- APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC ON FREQS 127.85/285.475 (AMARILLO RCAG).
|Fuel available: ||100LL|
FOR FUEL CALL 806-826-5537 (SHERIFF'S OFFICE).
|Dimensions: ||3565 x 60 ft. / 1087 x 18 m|
|Surface: ||asphalt, in good condition|
|Weight bearing capacity: |
|Runway edge lights: ||low intensity|
|RUNWAY 17|| ||RUNWAY 35|
|Elevation: ||2430.6 ft.||2469.9 ft.|
|Traffic pattern: ||left||left|
|Runway heading: ||175 magnetic, 180 true||355 magnetic, 360 true|
|Displaced threshold: ||no||57 ft.|
|Markings: ||nonprecision, in good condition||nonprecision, in good condition|
|Touchdown point: ||yes, no lights||yes, no lights|
3 FT BRUSH, 98 FT RIGHT, OB AND 94 FT LEFT, 36 FT FM THLD.
|20 ft. road, 564 ft. from runway, 18:1 slope to clear|
4 FT SHRUBS 90 FT FM THLD 96 FT L OF CNTRLN.
Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records
|Owner: ||CITY OF WHEELER TX|
PO BOX 98
WHEELER, TX 79096
|Manager: ||PAUL ARGNBRIGHT|
PO BOX 98
WHEELER, TX 79096
Phone (806) 669-4182
Airport Operational Statistics
|Aircraft based on the field:|| ||1|
|Single engine airplanes:|| ||1|| || |
|Aircraft operations: avg 33/month *|
|75% ||local general aviation|
|25% ||transient general aviation|
|* for 12-month period ending 11 November 2015|
|- ||407 FT AGL TWR 19 NM SSW OF ARPT.|
|- ||+10 FT RISING TERRAIN 100 FT L OF CNTRLN.|
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 14 September 2017 at 0901Z and 9 November 2017 at 0900Z.
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
|NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply||
Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:
KHHF - Hemphill County Airport (28 nm N)
KELK - Elk City Regional Business Airport (39 nm E)
KPPA - Perry Lefors Field Airport (40 nm W)
1X1 - Higgins-Lipscomb County Airport (40 nm N)
2K4 - Scott Field Airport (47 nm SE)
Road maps at:
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|Airport distance calculator|
|Sunrise and sunset|
Times for 19-Oct-2017
|Morning civil twilight||07:26||12:26|
|Evening civil twilight||19:26||00:26|
|Current date and time|
|Zulu (UTC) ||20-Oct-2017 03:58:43|
|Local (UTC-5) ||19-Oct-2017 22:58:43|
|200335Z AUTO 12006KT 10SM CLR 17/10 A3004 RMK AO2 T01710095
|200330Z AUTO 17015KT 10SM CLR 19/08 A3005 RMK AO2 T01850083
|200335Z AUTO 17009KT 10SM CLR 17/09 A3006 RMK AO2 T01680093
|200335Z AUTO 16008KT 10SM CLR 17/07 A3003 RMK AO2
|200353Z 16014KT 10SM CLR 18/09 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP169 T01780089
|191740Z 1918/2018 17017KT P6SM SCT100 BKN250 FM201400 18021G31KT P6SM BKN015
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