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W00 Freeway Airport
Bowie, Maryland, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 14 SEPTEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: W00
Lat/Long: 38-56-28.8670N / 076-46-20.5790W
38-56.481117N / 076-46.342983W
38.9413519 / -76.7723831
(estimated)
Elevation: 168.1 ft. / 51.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 10W (1995)
From city: 2 miles NW of BOWIE, MD
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 20721

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 06/1961
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: DCA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-DARK
UNATNDD MAJOR HOLIDAYS.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 18/36 & PAPI RYS 18 & 36 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.075
POTOMAC APPROACH: 128.0(DC SFRA)
POTOMAC DEPARTURE: 128.0(DC SFRA)
IRONS STAR: 126.4
TIKEE STAR: 120.45
WX AWOS-3 at CGS (7 nm W): 121.225 (301-864-5497)
WX AWOS-3 at FME (9 nm N): 123.925
WX ASOS at DCA (14 nm SW): 132.65 (703-412-8140)
WX ASOS at BWI (15 nm N): PHONE 410-691-1278

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
ADWr039/9.2ANDREWS VORTAC113.1010W
DCAr077/13.3WASHINGTON VOR/DME111.0009W
OTTr005/14.2NOTTINGHAM VORTAC113.7010W
BALr212/14.7BALTIMORE VORTAC115.1011W
AMLr097/32.4ARMEL VOR/DME113.5008W
EMIr172/34.6WESTMINSTER VORTAC117.9008W
FDKr143/(39.8)FREDERICK VOR109.0008W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
OXONN060/15.933211WDCA -.. -.-. .-
GEORGETOWN097/16.432309WGTN --. - -.
ELLICOTT190/20.837111WFND ..-. -. -..
INSTITUTE206/21.840408WIUB .. ..- -...
DAVEE052/23.022309WDAA -.. .- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
24 HR SELF SERVE 100LL AVBL W/ CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 2420 x 40 ft. / 738 x 12 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 38-56.678667N38-56.285833N
Longitude: 076-46.386167W076-46.299667W
Elevation: 168.1 ft.151.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 180 magnetic, 170 true000 magnetic, 350 true
Displaced threshold: no230 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on right (6.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (5.50 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 69 ft. trees, 765 ft. from runway, 219 ft. left of centerline, 8:1 slope to clear
+7 FT ROAD AT 115 FT OUT, OB.
102 ft. trees, 1264 ft. from runway, 10:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 12:1 TO DSPLCD THLD AT CNTRLN.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: FREEWAY AIRPORT INC.
3900 CHURCH RD
BOWIE, MD 20721
Phone 301-390-6424
Manager: STANLEY RODENHAUSER
3900 CHURCH RD
MITCHELLVILLE, MD 20716
Phone 301-390-6424

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 76
Single engine airplanes: 73
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 66/day *
95% local general aviation
4% transient general aviation
<1% military
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 23 August 2016

Additional Remarks

TPA 1000 FT MSL (832 FT AGL) FOR ACFT LESS THAN 4000 LBS MAX GWT; TPA 1200 FT MSL (1032 FT AGL) FOR ACFT GREATER THAN 4000 LBS.
-15 FT DROP 80 FT FROM APCH TO RY 36.
-7 FT DROP 50 FT FM APCH END RY 18.
LGTD ANTENNA 135 FT AGL 600 FT NW AER 18.
FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-599-3874.

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 14 September 2017 at 0901Z and 12 October 2017 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
TIKEE THREE (RNAV)   download (212KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (196KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (207KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (245KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KCGS - College Park Airport (7 nm W)
KFME - Tipton Airport (9 nm N)
KADW - Joint Base Andrews (9 nm SW)
KANP - Lee Airport (10 nm E)
KDCA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (14 nm SW)
W32 - Washington Executive Airport/Hyde Field (14 nm SW)
KVKX - Potomac Airfield (14 nm SW)
KBWI - Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (15 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 25-Sep-2017
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3210:32
Sunrise06:5810:58
Sunset18:5922:59
Evening civil twilight19:2623:26

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  25-Sep-2017 05:05:15
Local (UTC-4)  25-Sep-2017 01:05:15
 
METAR
KCGS 
7nm W 
250445Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 19/19 A3004 RMK AO1 T01920187
KFME 
9nm N 
250445Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM CLR 18/17 A3006 RMK AO1
KADW 
9nm SW 
250458Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 19/18 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP174 T01940181 403100158
KANP 
10nm E 
SuperAWOS
250255Z AUTO 00000KT 2SM BR 22/20 A3005
KDCA 
13nm SW 
250452Z 33006KT 10SM BKN250 24/20 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP172 T02390200 403330194 $
KNAK 
14nm E 
250454Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 24/23 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP169 T02390233 403220206
KBWI 
14nm N 
250454Z 00000KT 10SM SCT250 20/19 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP168 T02000194 403220161
KVKX 
14nm SW 
SuperAWOS
250435Z AUTO 00000KT 1SM HZ 18/15 A3004
TAF
KADW 
9nm SW 
250100Z 2501/2607 VRB06KT 9999 FEW075 QNH2998INS WND 06009KT AFT 2517 TX30/2520Z TN19/2509Z
KDCA 
13nm SW 
242043Z 2421/2518 09007KT P6SM SCT060 BKN250 FM250000 10004KT P6SM FEW250 FM251300 04004KT P6SM FEW250
KBWI 
14nm N 
242043Z 2421/2524 09005KT P6SM SCT060 SCT250 FM252300 11006KT P6SM FEW060
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100LL
SS $5.24 
 Updated 22-Sep-2017
 
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