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KTDW Tradewind Airport
Amarillo, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: TDW
Lat/Long: 35-10-11.6000N / 101-49-33.1000W
35-10.193333N / 101-49.551667W
35.1698889 / -101.8258611
(estimated)
Elevation: 3648.5 ft. / 1112.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08E (2000)
From city: 3 miles SE of AMARILLO, TX
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 79118

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1963
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FTW (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0700-2200
FOR SVC AFT HRS CALL 806-376-1008; CALL AFT ARR.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RYS 05/23 & 17/35 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-AV: 118.475 (806-350-7407)
AMARILLO APPROACH: 119.5
ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC APPROACH: 121.15
AMARILLO DEPARTURE: 119.5
ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC DEPARTURE: 121.15
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 125.4
WX ASOS at AMA (7 nm NE): 118.85 (806-335-1060)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC ON FREQS 127.85/285.475 (AMARILLO RCAG) WHEN AMARILLO APCH CTL CLOSED.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PNHr230/7.3PANHANDLE VORTAC116.6008E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PANDE317/1.725108EAM .- --
HEREFORD044/30.934109EHRX .... .-. -..-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH

Runway Information

Runway 17/35

Dimensions: 5098 x 60 ft. / 1554 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 16.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: MARKINGS FADED.
RUNWAY 17  RUNWAY 35
Latitude: 35-10.685687N35-09.845475N
Longitude: 101-49.586512W101-49.584298W
Elevation: 3648.5 ft.3639.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 172 magnetic, 180 true352 magnetic, 360 true
Displaced threshold: 290 ft.289 ft.
Markings: basic, in poor conditionnonprecision, in poor condition
Visual slope indicator: pulsating/steady burning VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 6 ft. fence, 200 ft. from runway, 136 ft. right of centerline
+4 FT FENCE 28 FT FM THLD OB; ROAD AT 52 FT.
5 ft. other, 200 ft. from runway, 15:1 slope to clear
+4 FT FENCE AT RY END 0B; ROAD AT 50 FT, 28 FT TREE 189 FT FM THLD, 189 FT LEFT; 4 FT FENCE 123 FT FM THLD OB.

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 3000 x 60 ft. / 914 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 20.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: MARKINGS FADED
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 35-09.930378N35-10.207658N
Longitude: 101-49.743048W101-49.244647W
Elevation: 3642.6 ft.3626.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.6%0.6%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 048 magnetic, 056 true228 magnetic, 236 true
Markings: basic, in poor conditionbasic, in poor condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 4 ft. fence, 200 ft. from runway, 99 ft. right of centerline
+4 FT FENCE 99 FT RIGHT CNTRLN AT THLD.
23 ft. pole, 854 ft. from runway, 29 ft. left of centerline, 29:1 slope to clear
6FT FENCE 94FT FM THLD 60FT LFT

Helipad H1

Dimensions: 50 x 50 ft. / 15 x 15 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Latitude: 35-10.250000N
Longitude: 101-49.800000W
Elevation: 3648.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Markings: none, in fair condition

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: TRADEWIND LLC
4105 TRADEWIND RD.
AMARILLO, TX 79118
Phone 806-376-1008
Manager: SCOTT CONNERS
4105 TRADEWIND ROAD
AMARILLO, TX 79118
Phone 806-376-1008

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 92
Single engine airplanes: 80
Multi engine airplanes: 10
Jet airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 75/day *
67% local general aviation
33% transient general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 13 December 2017

Additional Remarks

A23 RIGHT TFC PATS ESTABD TO AVOID AMARILLO INTL ILS FINAL APCH COURSE.
RY 05/23 PERIMETER FENCE OBSTRUCTS PRIM SFC.
RY 17/35 PERIMETER FENCE OBSTRUCTS PRIM SFC.
HOUSING AND SCHOOL SURROUNDS RY 23 END.
A52-H1 35 FT PLINE 325 FT SOUTH OF HELIPAD; 35 FT PLINE (MKD) 154 FT WEST; 28 FT POLE (LIT) 157 FT EAST, 25 FT LIT WIND SOCK 96 FT WEST.
A44 HEIGHT MEASURED AT DSPLCD THR.

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 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 35   download (175KB)
NDB-A   download (177KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (113KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KAMA - Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (7 nm NE)
T45 - Panhandle-Carson County Airport (25 nm NE)
KHRX - Hereford Municipal Airport (31 nm SW)
KBGD - Hutchinson County Airport (38 nm NE)
KDUX - Moore County Airport (42 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 15-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:2113:21
Sunrise07:4913:49
Sunset17:3623:36
Evening civil twilight18:0400:04

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  15-Dec-2018 13:06:02
Local (UTC-6)  15-Dec-2018 07:06:02
 
METAR
KAMA 
7nm NE 
151253Z 20011KT 10SM CLR M05/M12 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP232 T10501117
TAF
KAMA 
7nm NE 
151120Z 1512/1612 22006KT P6SM SKC FM151800 22014KT P6SM SKC FM160800 31008KT P6SM SCT150 BKN200
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 Tradewind Airport
806-376-1008
toll-free 1-866-393-7063
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Flight training, Aircraft rental, Pilots lounge / snooze room, ...

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100LL Jet A
FS $4.55 $3.75 
 Updated 07-Dec-2018
 
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