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KARM Wharton Regional Airport
Wharton, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 JANUARY 2023

Location

FAA Identifier: ARM
Lat/Long: 29-15-15.4000N 096-09-15.8000W
29-15.256667N 096-09.263333W
29.2542778,-96.1543889
(estimated)
Elevation: 100 ft. / 30.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03E (2020)
From city: 5 miles SW of WHARTON, TX
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 77467

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: MONTGOMERY COUNTY FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: ARM (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-SAT 0900-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RWY 14/32 PRESET TO LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST AND ACTVT PAPI RWY 14 & 32 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX AWOS-3: 118.475 (979-532-2791)
BLTWY RNAV DP: 128.6
CESAN STAR: 121.3
LURIC RNAV DP: 128.6
MMALT RNAV DP: 128.6
STRYA RNAV DP: 128.6
STYCK RNAV DP: 128.6
WAPPL STAR: 120.05
WYLSN RNAV DP: 128.6
  • APCH/DEP CTL SVC PRVDD BY HOUSTON ARTCC (ZHU) ON FREQS 128.6/360.8 (PALACIOS RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PSXr007/30.5PALACIOS VORTAC117.3008E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
100LL:FUEL SELF SERVE 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR

Runway Information

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 5004 x 75 ft. / 1525 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 22.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 29-15.616350N29-14.895550N
Longitude: 096-09.493617W096-09.034417W
Elevation: 100.0 ft.96.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 148 magnetic, 151 true328 magnetic, 331 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, 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)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 32 ft. rr, 1252 ft. from runway, 335 ft. left of centerline, 32:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF WHARTON
120 E CANEY
WHARTON, TX 77488
Phone 979-532-2491
CITY HALL PHONE.
Manager: DAVID ALLEN
714 ROBERT VONDERAU DR.
WHARTON, TX 77488
Phone 979-532-3210
ARPT PHONE.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 22
Single engine airplanes: 21
Multi engine airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 86/week *
65% transient general aviation
33% local general aviation
2% military
* for 12-month period ending 04 November 2016

Additional Remarks

HANG GLDR ACTVT WI 5 NM OF ARPT UP TO 6000 FT AGL. HANG GLDR TOWING OPNS IN GRASSY AREA LEFT OF DER 14.
FOR CD CTC HOUSTON ARTCC AT 281-230-5622.

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 26 January 2023 at 0901Z to 23 February 2023 at 0900z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
CESAN FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (399KB)
WAPPL SIX (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (377KB)
WAPPL SIX (RNAV), CONT.2   download (282KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download
 
Departure Procedures
BLTWY SEVEN (RNAV)   download
INDIE EIGHT (RNAV)   download
LURIC EIGHT (RNAV)   download
MMALT FIVE (RNAV)   download
STRYA EIGHT (RNAV)   download
STYCK EIGHT (RNAV)   download
WYLSN EIGHT (RNAV)   download
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (70KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KELA - Eagle Lake Airport (23 nm NW)
KBYY - Bay City Regional Airport (23 nm SE)
26R - Jackson County Airport (27 nm SW)
KPSX - Palacios Municipal Airport (32 nm S)
KSGR - Sugar Land Regional Airport (34 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KARM (Wharton Regional Airport)
Photo by Steve Dalton
Photo taken 02-Jan-2012
looking northwest.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 06-Feb-2023
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4712:47
Sunrise07:1213:12
Sunset18:0600:06
Evening civil twilight18:3100:31

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  06-Feb-2023 09:29:02
Local (UTC-6)  06-Feb-2023 03:29:02
 
METAR
KARM 060915Z AUTO 14003KT 1SM BR VV007 13/13 A3011 RMK AO2 T01250125 TSNO
TAF
KSGR 
34nm NE 
060713Z 0607/0706 VRB03KT 3SM BR SKC TEMPO 0607/0610 00000KT 1/4SM FG FM061100 00000KT 1SM BR FEW005 FM061500 16009KT P6SM SCT030 FM061800 17016G25KT P6SM SCT035 FM070100 15011KT P6SM SCT025 BKN035
KLBX 
37nm E 
060801Z 0608/0706 VRB03KT 2SM BR SKC TEMPO 0608/0611 00000KT 1SM BR FM061100 VRB04KT 1SM BR FEW003 SCT035 FM061500 16012KT P6SM SCT030 FM061800 17015G23KT P6SM SCT035 FM070100 16010KT P6SM SCT025 BKN035
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