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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
 
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.96  (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-standardrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
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
Air West Interiors
  • Maintenance
Houston, TX
281-398-3821
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
J & S Detailing
    Houston, TX
    832-202-4198
    West Houston Airport
    • $4.50
    • $3.96
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: SW
    29.815698-95.673598
    UNICOM: 123.05
    ARINC: 129.875
    281-492-2130
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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
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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)