AirNav   Air Wisconsin Up To $57,000 Bonus
 
 570 users online  

KPSX Palacios Municipal Airport
Palacios, Texas, USA

GOING TO PALACIOS?


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 05 DECEMBER 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: PSX
Lat/Long: 28-43-39.0000N 096-15-03.4000W
28-43.650000N 096-15.056667W
28.7275000,-96.2509444
(estimated)
Elevation: 14.1 ft. / 4.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03E (2015)
From city: 3 miles NW of PALACIOS, TX
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 77465

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1943
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: MONTGOMERY COUNTY FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
FOR FP FILING CALL CXO FSS 1-800-992-7433.
NOTAMs facility: PSX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 13/31 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS: 118.025 (361-972-0101)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 128.6/360.8 (PALACIOS RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PSXr119/3.7PALACIOS VORTAC117.3008E
VCTr099/39.7VICTORIA VOR/DME109.0006E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WHARTON186/32.124503EARM .- .-. --

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL SELF-SERVICE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 8/26

Dimensions: 5001 x 150 ft. / 1524 x 46 m
Surface: concrete, in poor condition
TALL GRASS ON RWY SFC.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 46.0
Double wheel: 58.0
Double tandem: 105.0
Runway edge markings: RWY UNMKD.
RUNWAY 8  RUNWAY 26
Latitude: 28-43.823265N28-43.820233N
Longitude: 096-15.725210W096-14.788963W
Elevation: 10.8 ft.12.4 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 087 magnetic, 090 true267 magnetic, 270 true
Markings: basic, in poor conditionbasic, in poor condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 19 ft. trees, 295 ft. from runway, 195 ft. left of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear18 ft. trees, 654 ft. from runway, 25:1 slope to clear

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 5001 x 150 ft. / 1524 x 46 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 46.0
Double wheel: 58.0
Double tandem: 105.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: MARKINGS VERY FADED
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 28-43.843450N28-43.257858N
Longitude: 096-15.441088W096-14.781452W
Elevation: 12.3 ft.13.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 132 magnetic, 135 true312 magnetic, 315 true
Markings: nonprecision, in poor conditionnonprecision, in poor condition
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none10 ft. tree, 476 ft. from runway, 145 ft. right of centerline, 27:1 slope to clear

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 5001 x 75 ft. / 1524 x 23 m
Surface: concrete, in poor condition
TALL GRASS ON RUNWAY SFC.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 46.0
Double wheel: 58.0
Double tandem: 105.0
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 28-43.991812N28-43.166562N
Longitude: 096-14.802373W096-14.805822W
Elevation: 11.1 ft.13.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 177 magnetic, 180 true357 magnetic, 000 true
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 19 ft. tree, 607 ft. from runway, 21 ft. left of centerline, 21:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF PALACIOS
PO BOX 845
PALACIOS, TX 77465
Phone 361-972-3605
Manager: DAVID KAUFFMAN
PO BOX 845
PALACIOS, TX 77465
Phone 361-972-3605

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 12
Single engine airplanes: 12
    
Aircraft operations: avg 135/week *
59% local general aviation
21% military
20% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 27 April 2017

Additional Remarks

GRASS ON TWY SFC
COURTESY CAR AVBL.
FOR CD IF UNA TO CTC ON FSS FREQ, 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 05 December 2019 at 0900Z to 02 January 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 13 **CHANGED**   download (217KB)
VOR RWY 13 **CHANGED**   download (175KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (23KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (92KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KPKV - Calhoun County Airport (23 nm W)
26R - Jackson County Airport (24 nm NW)
KBYY - Bay City Regional Airport (25 nm NE)
KARM - Wharton Regional Airport (32 nm N)
KVCT - Victoria Regional Airport (36 nm W)
 
Loc | Ops | Rwys | IFR | FBO | Links
Com | Nav | Svcs | Stats | Notes
Area around KPSX (Palacios Municipal Airport)
 
Road maps at: MapQuest Bing Google
 
Aerial photo
WARNING: Photo may not be current or correct
Aerial photo of KPSX (Palacios Municipal Airport)
Photo taken 02-Jun-2012
looking east.

Do you have a better or more recent aerial photo of Palacios Municipal Airport that you would like to share? If so, please send us your photo.

 
Sectional chart

 
Airport distance calculator
Flying to Palacios Municipal Airport? Find the distance to fly.

From to KPSX

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 15-Dec-2019
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4612:46
Sunrise07:1113:11
Sunset17:2923:29
Evening civil twilight17:5523:55

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  15-Dec-2019 13:23:12
Local (UTC-6)  15-Dec-2019 07:23:12
 
METAR
KPSX 151253Z AUTO 17006KT 4SM BR OVC023 19/18 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP095 T01940183 $
TAF
KVCT 
37nm W 
151129Z 1512/1612 18011KT 6SM BR OVC010 TEMPO 1512/1515 5SM BR BKN008 FM151600 18018G24KT P6SM BKN015 FM151800 17020G28KT P6SM FEW030 FM160000 16011KT 5SM BR OVC015
NOTAMs
Click for the latest NOTAMs
NOTAMs are issued by the DoD/FAA and will open in a separate window not controlled by AirNav.

 

 
 

FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Palacios Municipal Airport 361-972-2400
no information available

If you are affiliated with Palacios Municipal Airport and would like to show here your services, contact info, web link, logo, and more, click here
100LL
SS $4.75 
 Updated 13-Dec-2019
 
   1 read write
SS=Self service
Update Fuel Prices
 

Would you like to see your business listed on this page?

 If your business provides an interesting product or service to pilots, flight crews, aircraft, or users of the Palacios Municipal Airport, you should consider listing it here.  To start the listing process, click on the button below
 
Add a business
 

Other Pages about Palacios Municipal Airport

www.palacios.org/br-airport.html
 
Update a link
 
Copyright © AirNav, LLC. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy  Contact