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  • 6126 msl
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Whiskey Creek Airport

Silver City, NM

Phone: 575-388-4225
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:6,126 ft (1,867.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. E of Silver City
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 5400 ft
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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:5400 x 50ft. / 1645.9 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17No Data
No DatabasicNo Data Ry Nrs and Cntrln Stripes Nstd
35No Data
No Databasicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
Brush, Both-Sides, 6 ft high, 300 ft from end, 16:1 clearance slope
+4 Ft Fence 155 Ft Fm Ry End; +3 Ft Red Lgts on Post 140 Ft Fm Ry End Single Non-Standard Light Ry Nrs and Cntrln Stripes Nstd

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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N32 45.7212' / W108 12.5028'
Charts:NACO: Albuquerque Sectional
Mag Var:11E (1985)
ARTCC:Albuquerque (ZAB)
FSS:Albuquerque (ABQ)
NOTAM Facility:ABQ
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 6926 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • low intensity: 6 clicks in 6 secs
for LIRL Ry 17/35 Key - 123.0 6 Times

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:8
Multi Engine:7

Airport Activity

GA Local:300
GA Itinerant:800
Air Taxi:800

(12-month period ending on 4/24/2013)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
94 Echo LLCArt Ortiz
P.O. Box 1485P.O. Box 5049, Flying A Flight Service
Silver City, NM 88062Silver City, NM 88062
575-590-0461 (Office) 575-388-4225 (Office)
Alternate CTC 575-388-7701
Director of Maintenance
Flying A Flight Service