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3TX
(formerly XA68)
Akroville Airport
Slidell, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 22 APRIL 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: 3TX
Lat/Long: 33-23-34.2623N 097-21-13.8500W
33-23.571038N 097-21.230833W
33.3928506,-97.3538472
(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: Open to the public
Activation date: 03/2005
Control tower: no
ARTCC: FORT WORTH CENTER
FSS: FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: 3TX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: IREG
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
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 (17 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
PINCK306/10.325704EDT -.. -

Airport Services

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3001 x 60 ft. / 915 x 18 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RWY 18/36 OUTLINED WITH BARRELS PAINTED WHITE.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 33-23.809167N33-23.316333N
Longitude: 097-21.236167W097-21.289833W
Elevation: 880.0 ft.878.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 1600 x 60 ft. / 488 x 18 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RWY 05/23 OUTLINED WITH BARRELS PAINTED WHITE.
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 33-23.514833N33-23.658333N
Longitude: 097-21.302500W097-21.038500W
Elevation: 882.0 ft.882.0 ft.
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 RWYS.
LOOSE ROCKS ON RWY.
RADIO CTC RECOMMENDED PRIOR TO LDG FOR ADZY.
FOR CD CTC REGIONAL APCH AT 972-615-2799.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 3TX.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KDTO - Denton Enterprise Airport (14 nm SE)
KLUD - Decatur Municipal Airport (14 nm SW)
KGLE - Gainesville Municipal Airport (17 nm NE)
KAFW - Fort Worth Alliance Airport (24 nm S)
0F2 - Bowie Municipal Airport (25 nm NW)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of 3TX (Akroville Airport)
Photo by Julia Wood
Taken in May 2005

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 11-May-2021
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0611:06
Sunrise06:3311:33
Sunset20:1801:18
Evening civil twilight20:4601:46

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  12-May-2021 02:34:06
Local (UTC-5)  11-May-2021 21:34:06
 
METAR
KDTO 
14nm SE 
120153Z 02009KT 10SM OVC008 14/13 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP182 T01390133
KLUD 
14nm SW 
118.22 940-927-2365
120215Z AUTO 02006KT 3SM BR OVC004 14/13 A3010 RMK AO2 T01350127
KGLE 
17nm NE 
120155Z AUTO 02009KT 4SM DZ OVC007 13/13 A3012 RMK AO2 P0001 T01290125
K0F2 
25nm NW 
120215Z AUTO 02007KT 4SM BR BKN005 OVC017 13/12 A3011 RMK AO2 P0001 T01250120
KAFW 
26nm S 
120153Z 36010KT 10SM OVC006 15/13 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP180 T01500133
KXBP 
27nm SW 
120215Z AUTO 02004KT 5SM RA BKN007 OVC013 14/14 A3013 RMK AO2 T01400140
TAF
KAFW 
26nm S 
112111Z 1121/1218 36011KT P6SM VCSH BKN004 OVC050 TEMPO 1121/1122 -SHRA FM120200 03010KT 5SM BR VCSH OVC005 FM120600 03010KT P6SM OVC005
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