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Alert Field Airport

Big Sandy, TX

Phone: 903-636-9289
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:390 ft (118.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Big Sandy
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 5093 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:5093 x 45ft. / 1552.3 x 13.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08359.0ft. MSL
87° mag
91° true
0.2% down
basicNo DataTrees, 100 ft Right of center, 30 ft high, 200 ft from end
+30' Trees at Thrs; 100' Right
26349.0ft. MSL
267° mag
271° true
0.2% up
basicNo DataTrees, Both-Sides, 50 ft high, 203 ft from end
+10' Road at 146' Across Apch

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N32 35.1118' / W95 3.8349'
    Charts:NACO: Dallas-Ft Worth Sectional
    Mag Var:04E (1965)
    ARTCC:Fort Worth (ZFW)
    FSS:Fort Worth (FTW)
    NOTAM Facility:
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Actvt LIRL Ry 08/26 - 122.8

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:4
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,200
    GA Itinerant:800
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 3/21/1985)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Institute In Basic Life PrinciplesClifford Scott
    Box 11 Academy Blvd
    Oak Brook, IL 60522-3001Big Sandy, TX 75755
    630-323-9800 (Office) 903-636-9289 (Office)
    Asst Mgr John Tanner, 903-636-2000 X2202