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Gila Bend Municipal Airport

Gila Bend, AZ

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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:788 ft (240.2 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Gila Bend
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 5200 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.95  (self serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:5200 x 75ft. / 1585.0 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04774.2ft. MSL

0.3% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 135 ft Right of center, 20 ft high, 425 ft from end, 11:1 clearance slope
NE Ry 04, 2 Ft Berm 115 Ft 'R' of Cntrln, Entire Lenght of Ry, 3-8 Ft Brush 0-200 Ft 'R' of Cntrln
22788.7ft. MSL

0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Brush, 35 ft Left of center, 5 ft high, 235 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope
Ry 22, 2-5 Ft Brush 0-200 Ft Fm Thr, 75-125 Ft 'L' of Cntrln, -4 Ft Ditch 0-200 Ft Fm Thr, 80 Ft Both Sides of Cntrln

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Gila Bend Municipal
  • $4.95
On field: NE
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Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N32 57.6102' / W112 40.4183'
    Charts:NACO: Phoenix Sectional
    Mag Var:13E (1985)
    ARTCC:Albuquerque (ZAB)
    FSS:Prescott (PRC)
    NOTAM Facility:PRC
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:1589 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 04/22 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:4
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:30,340
    GA Itinerant:5,360
    Air Taxi:540

    (12-month period ending on 6/30/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Town of Gila Bend
    Po Box A
    Gila Bend, AZ 85337
    928-683-2255 (Office)
    Alternate Number 602-702-0891. Jesus Baldenegro
    Director of Public Works