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La Porte Municipal

La Porte, TX
Phone: 281-471-9650
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:25 ft (7.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of La Porte
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:05/23, 12/30
Longest paved runway: 4165 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.35  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.60  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.90  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:2998 x 75ft. / 913.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 25000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0523.2ft. MSL
46° mag
51° true
0.0% up
basicNo DataPower-Line, 205 ft Right of center, 30 ft high, 920 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
2323.7ft. MSL
226° mag
231° true
0.0% down
basicNo DataTrees, 150 ft Right of center, 25 ft high, 800 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope

Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4165 x 75ft. / 1269.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 23000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1224.3ft. MSL
121° mag
126° true
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
190' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 52 ft high, 1,100 ft from end, 18:1 clearance slope
6 Ft Fence 199 Ft Fm Thld 246 Ft Left of Cntrln Apch Ratio 28:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld to 49 Ft Trees at 1290 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld Across Apch
3024.2ft. MSL
301° mag
306° true
non-precisionNo Data402' Disp Threshold
Fence, 236 ft Left of center, 8 ft high, 200 ft from end
Apch Ratio 18:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld to 28 Ft Pline at 516 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld 314 Ft L of Cntrln

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Ascent Aviation, LLC
  • Maintenance
  • Flight Training
On field: W
Gulf Central Aviation
  • Maintenance
On field: W
Harvey & Rihn Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.85
  • $5.35
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SE
Tri-Star Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.60
  • $4.90
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.7
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N29 40.1550' / W95 3.8517'
Charts:NACO: Houston Sectional
Mag Var:05E (1990)
ARTCC:Houston (ZHU)
FSS:Montgomery County (CXO)
NOTAM Facility:CXO
Approach/Departure Control FacilityIAH
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 824 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting: Dusk-Dawn. MIRL Rys 05/23 & 12/30 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst Actvt - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:80
Multi Engine:8

Airport Activity

GA Local:55,460
GA Itinerant:23,973
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 6/3/2011)

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Contact Addresses

ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
Gideon JonesCity of La PorteDavid Mick
604 W Fairmont Pkwy2963 N 23rd Street
La Porte, TX 77571La Porte, TX 77571
281-471-9650 (Office) 281-471-9650 (Office)
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