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West Houston Airport

Houston, TX


Phone: 281-492-2130
www.westhoustonairport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:No
Elevation:111 ft (33.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:13.00 mi. W of Houston
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:15/33
Runway length: 3953 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.58  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.27  (full serve service)

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Runway 15/33

Dimensions:3953 x 75ft. / 1204.9 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 18000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15110.5ft. MSL
150° mag
155° true
0.0% down
non-standardvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, Both-Sides, 36 ft high, 600 ft from end, 11:1 clearance slope
15/33 Nstd Pir Mkgs Due to Ry Length
33108.9ft. MSL
330° mag
335° true
0.0% up
non-standardrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, 60 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 200 ft from end
Road 150 Ft East of Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Calkins Aero Service
  • Maintenance
On field: E
29.817793-95.671190
281-579-6674
General Avionics
  • Maintenance
On field: E
29.816798-95.670111
281-647-9600
Houston LSA
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: N
29.507072-95.476706
832-447-4572
West Houston Airport
  • $5.58
  • $5.27
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
29.815698-95.673598
UNICOM: 123.05
ARINC: 129.875
281-492-2130
West Houston Flyers Flying Club
  • Rentals
Houston, TX
29.802108-95.903496
281-382-0259
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Van, Limousine
Rental Cars: 
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N29 49.0917' / W95 40.3567'
Charts:NACO: Houston Sectional
Mag Var:05E (1995)
ARTCC:Houston (ZHU)
FSS:Montgomery County (CXO)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:CXO
Approach/Departure Control FacilityI90
Pattern Altitude:Tpa for Light Acft 1000 Ft Agl; Tpa for Large/Turbine/Jet Acft 1500 Ft AGL Light Aircraft: 1111 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1611 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
Dusk-Dawn. HIRL Ry 15/33 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt REIL Rys 15 & 33 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:0
Multi Engine:0
Jets:0
Helicopters:0
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:70,000
GA Itinerant:32,000
Commercial:
Air Taxi:1,000
Military:

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
West Houston Airport CorpWoody Lesikar
Box 941789Box 941789
Houston, TX 77094-8789Houston, TX 77094-8789
281-492-2130 (Office) 281-492-2130 (Office)