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E63Civil
Public Use

Gila Bend Municipal Airport

Gila Bend, AZ


Phone: 928-699-9646
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:789 ft (240.5 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Gila Bend
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:04/22
Runway length: 5200 ft
Fees:Tiedown
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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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
  • Fuel
On field: NE
UNICOM: 122.8
928-683-2255
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Services at this airport:

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)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:PRC
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 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
Jets:0
Helicopters:0
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:30,340
GA Itinerant:5,360
Commercial:
Air Taxi:540
Military:50

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Town of Gila BendWilliam L. Menard
Po Box APo Box A
Gila Bend, AZ 85337Gila Bend, AZ 85337
928-683-2255 (Office) 928-699-9646 (Office)
Alternate Number 602-702-0891. Jesus Baldenegro
Director of Public Works