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Beech Factory Airport

Wichita, KS


Phone: 316-676-8365
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Mon-Fri/0700-1730
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 9 hrs/day, weekdays onlyTower Hrs: 0700-1730 MON-FRI
Elevation:1,408 ft (429.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. E of Wichita
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:01/19
Runway length: 8001 ft
Fees:No data
 
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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:8001 x 100ft. / 2438.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
011371.2ft. MSL
7° mag
11° true
0.5% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
191408.6ft. MSL
187° mag
191° true
0.5% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Beechcraft Corporation
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
Wichita, KS
37.692533-97.222363
316-676-2101
FlightSafety Int'l (Beechcraft Maint Training)
    On field: NE
    37.702270-97.209724
    316-612-5400
    FlightSafety Int'l (Hawker Beechcraft Training)
      On field: W
      37.695169-97.223612
      316-612-5300
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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N37 41.6350' / W97 12.8950'
      Charts:NACO: Wichita Sectional
      Mag Var:04E (2015)
      ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
      FSS:Wichita (ICT)
      1-800-WXBRIEF
      NOTAM Facility:ICT
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityICT
      Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2200 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • high intensity: 7 clicks in 10 secs
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 10 secs
      • low intensity: 3 clicks in 10 secs
      When ATCT Clsd Actvt MIRL Ry 01/19; REIL Rys 01 & 19 - 126.8

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:21
      Multi Engine:29
      Jets:10
      Helicopters:
      Gliders:
      Ultralights:

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:26,500
      GA Itinerant:1,700
      Commercial:
      Air Taxi:
      Military:4,500

      (12-month period ending on 6/22/2012)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      Beechcraft Aircraft CompanyTodd Bayless
      9709 E. Central9709 E. Central
      Wichita, KS 67201Wichita, KS 67201
      316-676-5300 (Office) 316-676-8365 (Office)