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XA68 Akroville Airport
Slidell, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 24 MAY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: XA68
Lat/Long: 33-23-30.4000N / 097-21-19.0700W
33-23.506667N / 097-21.317833W
33.3917778 / -97.3552972
(estimated)
Elevation: 895 ft. / 273 m (estimated)
From city: 3 miles NE of SLIDELL, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 76238

Airport Operations

Airport use: Private use. Permission required prior to landing
Activation date: 03/2005
Control tower: no
ARTCC: FORT WORTH CENTER
FSS: FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
Attendance: IREG
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

WX ASOS at DTO (14 nm SE): 119.325 (940-383-8457)
WX AWOS-3 at LUD (14 nm SW): 118.225 (940-627-2365)
WX AWOS-3 at GLE (18 nm NE): 118.375 (940-612-3549)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
UKWr104/24.9BOWIE VORTAC117.1506E
FUZr338/31.4RANGER VORTAC115.7006E
TTTr327/35.1MAVERICK VOR/DME113.1006E
CVEr317/37.7COWBOY VOR/DME116.2006E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PINCK305/10.325704EDT -.. -
GRINDSTONE MOUNTAIN114/24.535607EGMZ --. -- --..
MELISA278/39.242103EVLY ...- .-.. -.--

Airport Services

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3100 x 100 ft. / 945 x 30 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RY 18/36 OUTLINED WITH BARRELS PAINTED WHITE.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Traffic pattern: rightleft

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 1700 x 100 ft. / 518 x 30 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RY 06/24 OUTLINED WITH BARRELS PAINTED WHITE.
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: JULIA A. & TONY L. WOOD
PO BOX 9
SLIDELL, TX 76267
Phone 817-658-4569
Manager: JULIA & TONY WOOD
PO BOX 9
SLIDELL, TX 76267
Phone 817-658-4569

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 5
Single engine airplanes: 5
    

Additional Remarks

ACROBATIC PRACTICE AREA CO-LOCATED WITH THIS ARPT.
BIRDS, COWS AND WILDLIFE INVOF RYS.
LOOSE ROCKS ON RY.
RADIO CTCT RECOMMENDED PRIOR TO LANDING FOR ADVISORY.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at XA68.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KDTO - Denton Enterprise Airport (14 nm SE)
KLUD - Decatur Municipal Airport (14 nm SW)
KGLE - Gainesville Municipal Airport (18 nm NE)
KAFW - Fort Worth Alliance Airport (24 nm S)
0F2 - Bowie Municipal Airport (25 nm NW)
 
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Aerial photo of XA68 (Akroville Airport)
Photo by Julia Wood
Taken in May 2005

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 28-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5510:55
Sunrise06:2311:23
Sunset20:3001:30
Evening civil twilight20:5901:59

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  28-May-2018 09:38:14
Local (UTC-5)  28-May-2018 04:38:14
 
METAR
KDTO 
14nm SE 
280853Z AUTO 13003KT 10SM CLR 24/21 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP095 T02440206 55003
KLUD 
14nm SW 
118.22 940-927-2365
280915Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A2986 RMK AO2 T02200197
KGLE 
17nm NE 
280915Z AUTO 11004KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A2988 RMK AO2 T02150196
K0F2 
25nm NW 
280915Z AUTO 10003KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A2985 RMK AO2 T02200198
KAFW 
26nm S 
280853Z 11006KT 10SM CLR 25/21 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP087 T02500206 55003
KXBP 
27nm SW 
280915Z AUTO 11004KT 10SM CLR 23/19 A2986 RMK AO2 T02320191
TAF
KAFW 
26nm S 
280520Z 2806/2906 12008KT P6SM SCT050
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