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KOPL St Landry Parish Airport-Ahart Field
Opelousas, Louisiana, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 DECEMBER 2022

Location

FAA Identifier: OPL
Lat/Long: 30-33-30.2000N 092-05-57.8000W
30-33.503333N 092-05.963333W
30.5583889,-92.0993889
(estimated)
Elevation: 74.7 ft. / 22.8 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01E (2010)
From city: 2 miles NW of OPELOUSAS, LA
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 70570

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: OPL (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0800-1630, ALL SAT 0800-1200
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 18/36, REIL RYS 18 & 36 PRESET LOW INTST DUSK-DAWN; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3PT: 118.775 (337-948-8560)
LAFAYETTE APPROACH: 128.7
LAFAYETTE DEPARTURE: 128.7
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 126.35/338.25 (LAFAYETTE RCAG) WHEN LAFAYETTE APCH CTL (LFT) CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
LFTr343/22.6LAFAYETTE VORTAC109.8003E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
DURALDE088/18.026302EECY . -.-. -.--
ABBEVILLE000/29.923002EBNZ -... -. --..

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+
100LL:CTC ARPT MGR FOR ACCEPTABLE FORMS OF PAYMENT FOR FUEL.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 5999 x 100 ft. / 1828 x 30 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 30-34.102533N30-33.112928N
Longitude: 092-05.932275W092-05.935547W
Elevation: 71.1 ft.71.4 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 179 magnetic, 180 true359 magnetic, 000 true
Displaced threshold: 150 ft.789 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 48 ft. tree, 943 ft. from runway, 114 ft. left of centerline, 15:1 slope to clear
APCH SLOPE 16:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
19 ft. road, 307 ft. from runway, 5:1 slope to clear
APCH SLOPE 30:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 4051 x 100 ft. / 1235 x 30 m
Surface: concrete, in fair condition
RY HAS SOME CRACKS WITH GRASS GROWING THRU CRACKS.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge markings: RY MARKINGS ARE FADED.
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 30-33.184145N30-33.516652N
Longitude: 092-06.339817W092-05.669980W
Elevation: 70.0 ft.74.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 059 magnetic, 060 true239 magnetic, 240 true
Displaced threshold: 165 ft.169 ft.
Markings: basic, in poor conditionbasic, in poor condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 46 ft. trees, 520 ft. from runway, 110 ft. left of centerline, 6:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 10:1 FM DSPLCD THLD.
56 ft. trees, 941 ft. from runway, 16 ft. left of centerline, 13:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 16:1 FM DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ST. LANDRY PARISH GOVERNMENT
ST. LANDRY PARISH, P. O. DRAWER 1550
OPELOUSAS, LA 70571
Phone 337-948-3688
Manager: LLOYD ARDOIN
299 HANGAR RD.
OPELOUSAS, LA 70570
Phone 337-407-1551
AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY CELL 337-351-0025.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 41
Single engine airplanes: 36
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 3
    
Aircraft operations: avg 94/day *
73% local general aviation
26% transient general aviation
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 23 June 2022

Additional Remarks

FOR CD CTC LAFAYETTE APCH AT 337-262-2729, WHEN APCH CLSD 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 01 December 2022 at 0901Z to 29 December 2022 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (272KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (267KB)
VOR RWY 36   download (204KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (158KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (294KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

4R7 - Eunice Airport (18 nm W)
KLFT - Lafayette Regional Airport/Paul Fournet Field (22 nm S)
2R6 - Bunkie Municipal Airport (25 nm N)
KMKV - Marksville Municipal Airport (32 nm N)
KACP - Allen Parish Airport (33 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 09-Dec-2022
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2912:29
Sunrise06:5512:55
Sunset17:0723:07
Evening civil twilight17:3323:33

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  10-Dec-2022 02:40:47
Local (UTC-6)  09-Dec-2022 20:40:47
 
METAR
KOPL 100215Z AUTO 20003KT 10SM CLR 18/18 A3012 RMK AO2 T01820182
TAF
KLFT 
22nm S 
091752Z 0918/1018 25005KT P6SM FEW017 BKN025 FM091900 24006KT P6SM FEW020 SCT035 FM100200 00000KT 4SM BR FEW004 BKN025 FM100400 00000KT 2SM BR SCT004 BKN007 FM100600 00000KT 1/4SM FG VV002 FM101400 VRB02KT 2SM BR OVC003 FM101600 16005KT P6SM OVC007 FM101700 18006KT P6SM SCT007 BKN015
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 St. Landry Parish Airport
337-407-1551
337-351-0025
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, Catering, ...
 
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independent
100LL Jet A
AS $5.90 $6.50 
 Updated 08-Dec-2022
 
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