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Lea County/Jal

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)
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
basicvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
Brush, 110 ft Right of center, 8 ft high, 201 ft from end
+6- 8 Ft Brush 115-125 Ft Left of Cntrln, 95-200 Ft Fm End of Ry
193104.0ft. MSL
188° mag
197° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
Brush, 125 ft Left of center, 10 ft high, 201 ft from end
+6-10 Ft Brush 105-125 Ft Left of Cntrln, 0-200 Ft Fm End of Ry

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
+4 Ft Fence & Road 70 Ft Fm End; +4 Ft Gnd and Brush 10 Ft Right of Ry Edge Apch Slope 10:1 to Dsplcd Thr Fm +15 Ft Road 160 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 Ft Fm Ry End, +7 Ft Brush 20 Ft Fm Ry End Apch Slope 28:1 to Dsplcd Thr Fm +4 Ft Fence 115 Ft

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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:2
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

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

(12-month period ending on 4/7/2011)

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Contact Addresses

ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
Wanliss ArmstrongLea CountyCory Needham
Po Box 1106Po Box 1106
Hobbs, NM 88241-1106Hobbs, NM 88241-1106
575-391-2934 (Office) 575-391-2934 (Office)
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