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KVBT Bentonville Municipal Airport/Louise M Thaden Field
Bentonville, Arkansas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 18 JUNE 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: VBT
Lat/Long: 36-20-42.9000N 094-13-09.6100W
36-20.715000N 094-13.160167W
36.3452500,-94.2193361
(estimated)
Elevation: 1298.1 ft. / 395.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01E (2020)
From city: 2 miles S of BENTONVILLE, AR
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 72712

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 09/1946
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: JONESBORO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VBT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: APR-SEP 0700-1900, OCT-MAR 0800-1700
FOR SVC AFT HRS CALL 479-367-9800.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RWY 18/36 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3PT: 134.975 (479-273-9198)
RAZORBACK APPROACH: 121.0
RAZORBACK DEPARTURE: 121.0
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.05
WX AWOS-3PT at ROG (6 nm E): 134.375 (479-631-9196)
WX ASOS at XNA (6 nm SW): 119.425 (479-203-0109)
WX AWOS-3 at ASG (11 nm SE): 124.675 (479-750-2967)
WX AWOS-3PT at SLG (16 nm SW): 118.375 (479-524-9893)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC ON FREQS126.1/269.0 (FAYETTEVILLE RCAG) WHEN RAZORBACK APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
RZCr317/7.6RAZORBACK VORTAC116.4004E
EOSr154/31.6NEOSHO VOR/DME117.3007E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SILOAM SPRINGS050/16.028404ESLG ... .-.. --.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 4426 x 65 ft. / 1349 x 20 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Double wheel: 21.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: MKGS FADED.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 36-21.079725N36-20.350382N
Longitude: 094-13.156780W094-13.163385W
Elevation: 1289.3 ft.1292.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 179 magnetic, 180 true359 magnetic, 000 true
Displaced threshold: 230 ft.no
Markings: nonprecision, in poor conditionnonprecision, in poor condition
Runway end identifier lights: yes
REIL LGTS OTS INDEFLY
yes
REIL LGTS OTS INDEFLY
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 8 ft. brush, 360 ft. from runway, 20:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 50:1 TO DSPLCD THR.
12 ft. pole, 615 ft. from runway, 170 ft. left of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF BENTONVILLE
117 WEST CENTRAL
BENTONVILLE, AR 72712
Phone 479-271-3112
Manager: CHUCK CHADWICK
117 WEST CENTRAL
BENTONVILLE, AR 72712
Phone (479) 271-3168

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 49
Single engine airplanes: 42
Multi engine airplanes: 4
Jet airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 88/day *
65% local general aviation
34% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 June 2019

Additional Remarks

BEGINNING 60 FT BYD NORTH END OF RY 18 PAVEMENT, GND HAS APROXLY 12 FT DROP OVER 60 FT LENGTH TO POND.
FOR CD CTC RAZORBACK APCH 479-649-2416, WHEN APCH CLSD CTC MEMPHIS ARTCC AT 901-368-8453.
MIGRATORY BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT
RWY 17/35 VFR DALGT OPNS ONLY.
SIMUL USE OF RWYS 17/35 AND 18/36 NA.

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 18 June 2020 at 0901Z to 16 July 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (223KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (238KB)
VOR-A   download (208KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BENTON SIX   download (231KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (131KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KROG - Rogers Executive Airport - Carter Field (6 nm E)
KXNA - Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (6 nm SW)
5M5 - Crystal Lake Airport (11 nm W)
KASG - Springdale Municipal Airport (11 nm SE)
KSLG - Smith Field Airport (16 nm SW)
 
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Aerial photo of KVBT (Bentonville Municipal Airport/Louise M Thaden Field)
Photo courtesy of the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics
Taken in the Spring of 2007

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 04-Jul-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:3610:36
Sunrise06:0611:06
Sunset20:3701:37
Evening civil twilight21:0702:07

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  04-Jul-2020 06:37:24
Local (UTC-5)  04-Jul-2020 01:37:24
 
METAR
KVBT 040556Z AUTO 13003KT 10SM CLR 24/21 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP148 T02390211 10322 20239 403280200 58004 TSNO
KXNA 
5nm SW 
040553Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM FEW055 23/20 A2999 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE AND S SLP139 60000 T02280200 10328 20228 403390189 58001
KROG 
7nm E 
040558Z AUTO 17004KT 10SM CLR 23/21 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP141 T02330206 10300 20233 403280189 58004
KASG 
12nm SE 
040148Z 09004KT 10SM CLR 27/22 A2999
KSLG 
15nm SW 
040556Z AUTO 07004KT 10SM -RA FEW050 OVC100 22/21 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP140 6//// T02220206 10322 20211 403330183 58004 TSNO
KFYV 
20nm S 
040603Z AUTO 09003KT 10SM -RA FEW055 FEW070 BKN090 24/23 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SE AND S RAB0555 TSE0557 P0000 T02390228
TAF
KXNA 
5nm SW 
040520Z 0406/0506 01007KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB TEMPO 0406/0410 5SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM041200 02006KT P6SM SCT035 BKN250 FM041700 02005KT P6SM VCTS BKN040CB TEMPO 0419/0423 4SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM050100 05005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN250
KROG 
7nm E 
040520Z 0406/0506 01007KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB TEMPO 0406/0410 5SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM041200 VRB03KT P6SM SCT035 BKN250 FM041700 02005KT P6SM VCTS BKN040CB TEMPO 0419/0423 4SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM050100 05005KT P6SM SCT050 BKN250
KFYV 
20nm S 
040520Z 0406/0506 VRB03KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB TEMPO 0406/0410 3SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM041200 VRB03KT P6SM SCT035 BKN250 FM041700 VRB03KT P6SM VCTS BKN040CB TEMPO 0419/0423 4SM -TSRA BKN025CB FM050100 VRB03KT P6SM SCT050 BKN250
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479-254-0817
479-273-3590
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