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KGKY Arlington Municipal Airport
Arlington, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 15 JULY 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: GKY
Lat/Long: 32-39-49.9000N 097-05-39.4000W
32-39.831667N 097-05.656667W
32.6638611,-97.0942778
(estimated)
Elevation: 628.2 ft. / 191.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06E (2000)
From city: 4 miles S of ARLINGTON, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 76018

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1971
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: FORT WORTH CENTER
FSS: FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GKY (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RWY 16/34 PRESET MED INTST; HIGHER INTST BY ATCT REQ. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 34 - CTAF. PAPI RWYS 16 & 34 OPR CONSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 128.625
WX ASOS: 127.375 (817-557-0251)
ARLINGTON GROUND: 121.875 [0700-2100]
ARLINGTON TOWER: 128.625 [0700-2100]
REGIONAL APPROACH: 135.975
REGIONAL DEPARTURE: 135.975
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.875 118.85 ;WHEN GKY TWR CLSD
DODJE STAR: 125.2 125.9
JOE POOL DP: 135.975
KNEAD STAR: 135.975
LIKES STAR: 125.8 ;SOUTH 135.975 ;NORTH
MOTZA STAR: 118.1 ;SOUTH 125.8 ;NORTH
REEKO STAR: 125.2
SANGR STAR: 124.3
SASIE STAR: 124.3
SLUGG STAR: 125.8 ;SOUTH 135.975 ;NORTH
SWVAY STAR: 135.975
WESAT STAR: 118.1 ;SOUTH 125.8 ;NORTH
WX AWOS-3P at GPM (3 nm NE): 118.475 (972-606-1433)
WX ASOS at RBD (11 nm E): PHONE 214-330-5317
WX AWOS-3 at FWS (12 nm SW): 120.025 (817-426-4172)
WX ASOS at DFW (14 nm N): PHONE 972-615-2608
WX AWOS-3 at JWY (15 nm SE): 119.575 (972-937-4747)
WX AWOS-3 at 49T (16 nm NE): 135.425 (214-670-1243)
WX ASOS at DAL (16 nm NE): PHONE 214-353-1551
WX ASOS at FTW (16 nm NW): PHONE 817-740-3346
WX AWOS-3 at LNC (20 nm E): 118.975 (972-227-0471)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
TTTr186/12.6MAVERICK VOR/DME113.1006E
FUZr156/14.2RANGER VORTAC115.7006E
CVEr209/16.6COWBOY VOR/DME116.2006E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MESQUITE250/29.824803EPQF .--. --.- ..-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
100LL:SELF SERVE FUEL WITH MAJOR CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 6080 x 100 ft. / 1853 x 30 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 32-40.322683N32-39.341885N
Longitude: 097-05.779817W097-05.533875W
Elevation: 628.2 ft.596.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 162 magnetic, 168 true342 magnetic, 348 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesno
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF ARLINGTON
PO BOX 90231
ARLINGTON, TX 76004-3231
Phone 817-459-5571
Manager: TRENT BALLARD
5000 S. COLLINS
ARLINGTON, TX 76018-3231
Phone 817-459-5571
SUITE 100

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 231
Single engine airplanes: 191
Multi engine airplanes: 24
Jet airplanes: 8
Helicopters: 7
Gliders airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 242/day *
54% transient general aviation
44% local general aviation
1% air taxi
<1% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

EXTSV HEL TFC WEST OF RWY.
HEL TEST FAC AT ARPT, 1975 OPNS 15200, MOSTLY FM PVT HELIPAD ADJOINING LNDG AREA.

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 15 July 2021 at 0901Z to 12 August 2021 at 0900z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
DODJE SIX   2 pages: [1] [2] (766KB)
MOTZA ONE **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (493KB)
REEKO THREE (RNAV)   download (214KB)
SASIE SIX   2 pages: [1] [2] (512KB)
SWVAY FOUR (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (246KB)
TRUUK TWO (RNAV)   download (214KB)
WESAT TWO (RNAV)   download (208KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 34 **CHANGED**   download (283KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34 **CHANGED**   download (235KB)
VOR/DME RWY 34 **CHANGED**   download (221KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (16KB)
 
Departure Procedures
DALLAS EIGHT **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (378KB)
GARLAND ONE **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (366KB)
JOE POOL THREE **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (567KB)
KINGDOM NINE **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (398KB)
KUSSO EIGHT (RNAV) **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (349KB)
SWABR EIGHT (RNAV) **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (346KB)
TEXOMA ONE **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (486KB)
WORTH SIX **NEW**   2 pages: [1] [2] (441KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KGPM - Grand Prairie Municipal Airport (3 nm NE)
KRBD - Dallas Executive Airport (11 nm E)
KFWS - Fort Worth Spinks Airport (12 nm SW)
KDFW - Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (14 nm N)
KJWY - Mid-Way Regional Airport (15 nm SE)
KDAL - Dallas Love Field Airport (16 nm NE)
KFTW - Fort Worth Meacham International Airport (16 nm NW)
KNFW - Fort Worth Naval Air Station JRB (Carswell Field) Airport (19 nm W)
KLNC - Lancaster Regional Airport (20 nm E)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KGKY (Arlington Municipal Airport)
Photo by Jeff Law
Photo taken 19-Feb-2013
looking northwest.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 05-Aug-2021
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2011:20
Sunrise06:4611:46
Sunset20:2301:23
Evening civil twilight20:4901:49

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  05-Aug-2021 08:42:39
Local (UTC-5)  05-Aug-2021 03:42:39
 
METAR
KGKY 050753Z AUTO 17003KT 8SM CLR 25/21 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP172 T02500211
KGPM 
3nm NE 
050815Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM CLR 25/19 A3008 RMK AO2 T02450193
KRBD 
12nm E 
050753Z AUTO 16006KT 5SM HZ CLR 23/20 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP170 T02330200
KFWS 
12nm SW 
050815Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM CLR 21/19 A3008 RMK AO2 T02100192
KDFW 
15nm N 
050753Z 16006KT 6SM HZ FEW095 24/21 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP166 T02390206
KJWY 
15nm SE 
050815Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM BKN110 23/21 A3008 RMK AO2 T02250207
KDAL 
17nm NE 
050753Z 13006KT 7SM FEW300 26/20 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP171 T02560200
KFTW 
17nm NW 
050553Z AUTO 13005KT 8SM CLR 25/20 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP174 T02500200 10306 20244 403170222 51011
KNFW 
19nm W 
050752Z AUTO 13006KT 9SM CLR 26/19 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP164 T02560194 $
KLNC 
20nm E 
050815Z AUTO 00000KT 5SM BR CLR 21/20 A3007 RMK AO2 T02130201
TAF
KGKY 050523Z 0506/0606 10003KT P6SM SCT100 FM051800 17007KT P6SM SCT200
KDFW 
15nm N 
050523Z 0506/0612 13006KT P6SM SCT100 SCT300 FM050800 14004KT P6SM FEW200 FM051800 18007KT P6SM SCT200 FM052000 16010KT P6SM VCTS FEW060CB SCT200 FM060200 14010KT P6SM SCT250
KDAL 
17nm NE 
050523Z 0506/0606 10004KT P6SM SCT100 FM051800 18007KT P6SM SCT180 FM052000 16010KT P6SM VCTS FEW060CB SCT200 FM060200 14007KT P6SM SCT250
KFTW 
17nm NW 
050523Z 0506/0606 11005KT P6SM SCT300 FM051800 18007KT P6SM FEW200
KNFW 
19nm W 
0507/0607 VRB06KT 9999 SCT045 QNH2995INS BECMG 0522/0523 VRB06KT 9999 SCT060 BKN110 QNH2996INS AUTOMATED SENSOR METWATCH 0507 TIL 0511 T22/0512Z T34/0521Z FN00243
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Harrison Aviation ASRI 131.325
817-557-0350
toll-free 888-383-5354
[web site]
[email]
Arlington is home to the Dallas Cowboy Stadium and Arlington Municipal Airport is located in the heart of the DFW metroplex just 6 Miles from AT&T Stadium and quick access to I-20 and Hwy 360.
Come for your business meeting and then stay for the entertation ainment (Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, Texas Live, Lone Star Park, Nokia Theater)
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NATA Safety 1st   U.S. Government Contract Fuel   Crew cars   National Business Aviation Association  
 
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100LL Jet A
FS $5.30 $4.95 
SS $4.70 --- 
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Alternatives at nearby airports
IMPORTANT: Note that the FBOs below are NOT at KGKY but at other nearby airports. Do not expect services from these FBOs to be available at KGKY.
Located at KRBD
Ambassador Jet Center
ASRI 131.90
214-623-8800
214-251-6512
[web site]
[email]
At KRBD (Dallas Executive Airport), 11 miles E

Premier FBO situated minutes south of Downtown Dallas in the growing Southern Sector of the Dallas warehouse and distribution district.

No daily ramp or landing fees (overnight ramp and hangar fees do apply.)

Enjoy unmatched personal service and inviting facilities designed to make your stay enjoyable.

Give one of our Customer Service Agents a call today and let us arrange your next Metro Dallas area visit..
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Located at KRBD
Avfuel
100LL Jet A
FS $4.55 $3.85 
GUARANTEED
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PRICING
FS $4.45 $3.70 
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
 Van Bortel Aircraft
817-468-7788
toll-free 800-759-4295
[web site]
[email]
Aircraft maintenance, Avionics sales and service, Aircraft modifications, Aircraft parts, Aviation accessories, Aircraft sales / leasing / brokerage
 
Cessna Service Center   Garmin  
 
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