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Lea County/Jal Airport

Jal, NM

Phone: 575-391-2934
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:3,118 ft (950.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Jal
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:
Runways:01/19, 09/27
Longest paved runway: 4704 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:4704 x 60ft. / 1433.8 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 23000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
013097.0ft. MSL
8° mag
17° true
0.2% up
basicNo DataBrush, 110 ft Right of center, 8 ft high, 201 ft from end
+6- 8 Ft Brush 0-200 Ft Fm Thr, 115-250 Ft Right of Cntrln and 100 Ft Left of Cntrln
193104.0ft. MSL
188° mag
197° true
0.2% down
basicNo DataBrush, 125 ft Left of center, 10 ft high, 201 ft from end
+6-10 Ft Brush 0-200 Ft Fm Thr, 100 Ft Left and 235 Ft Right of Cntrln

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2604 x 50ft. / 793.7 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
093118.0ft. MSL
92° mag
101° true
0.8% down
basicNo Data40' Disp Threshold
Brush, Both-Sides, 5 ft high, 200 ft from end
Ry 09 +4 Ft Fence 50 Ft Fm Thr, +10 Ft Road 75 Ft Fm Thr Apch Slope 8:1 to Dsplcd Thr Fm +10 Ft Road 85 Ft
273097.0ft. MSL
272° mag
281° true
0.8% up
basicNo Data45' Disp Threshold
Power-Line, Both-Sides, 30 ft high, 880 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
+4 Ft Fence 15' Fm End, +5 Ft Brush 20 Ft Fm Ry End, +10 Ft Road 10 Ft Fm Thr Apch Slope 4:1 to Dsplcd Thr Fm +10 Ft Road at 43 Ft

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N32 7.8647' / W103 9.2910'
    Charts:NACO: Albuquerque Sectional
    Mag Var:09E (1985)
    ARTCC:Fort Worth (ZFW)
    FSS:Albuquerque (ABQ)
    NOTAM Facility:ABQ
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 3915 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 4315 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    MIRL Ry 01/19 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst Actvt - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:8
    Multi Engine:2

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:500
    GA Itinerant:2,500
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 4/12/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Lea CountyCory Needham
    Po Box 1106Po Box 1106
    Hobbs, NM 88241-1106Hobbs, NM 88241-1106
    575-391-2934 (Office) 575-391-2934 (Office)
    Public Works Director