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Houston-Southwest

Houston, TX
Phone: 281-431-2581
www.houstonairport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:No
Elevation:68 ft (20.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:15.00 mi. SW of Houston
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:DME, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:09/27
Runway length: 5002 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown
 
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.17  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.49  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.17  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.49  (full serve service)

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:5002 x 100ft. / 1524.6 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 60000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0968.9ft. MSL
89° mag
94° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
LOC/DMETrees, 185 ft Right of center, 20 ft high, 405 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
12 Ft Tree 150 Ft Fm Thld and 185 Ft Rt
2766.4ft. MSL
269° mag
274° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 330 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Dutch Wings, LLC
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
29.506288-95.468402
UNICOM: 123.0
281-431-8866
Murmer Aircraft Services
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
29.506437-95.477543
281-431-3030
Success Aviation, Inc.
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
ARCOLA, TX
281-431-4040
Tejas Avco, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $5.17
  • $5.17
  • $4.49
  • $4.49
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
29.505877-95.468488
UNICOM: 123.0
281-431-2581
Texas Taildraggers
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: N
281-431-9585
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N29 30.3683' / W95 28.6150'
Charts:NACO: Houston Sectional
Mag Var:05E (2000)
ARTCC:Houston (ZHU)
FSS:Montgomery County (CXO)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:CXO
Approach/Departure Control FacilityIAH
Pattern Altitude: Tpa for Light Acft 1000 Ft AGL and Large Acft 1500 Ft AGL Heavy Aircraft: 1568 MSL; Light Aircraft: 1068 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting: Dusk-Dawn. MIRL Ry 09/27 Preset Low Intst, to Incr Intst & Actvt REIL Rys 09 & 27 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:97
Multi Engine:25
Jets:0
Helicopters:1
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:30,200
GA Itinerant:15,100
Commercial:
Air Taxi:166
Military:915

(12-month period ending on 6/4/2011)

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Contact Addresses

ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
Raymond SchilensJames Griffith JrLen Franklin
503 Mc Keever Rd503 Mc Keever Rd #1505
Arcola, TX 77583Arcola, TX 77583
281-431-2581 (Office) 281-431-2581 (Office)
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