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Houston-Southwest Airport

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)
Instrument Procedures:DME, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:09/27
Runway length: 5002 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.31  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.29  (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, Both-Sides, 54 ft high, 1,550 ft from end, 25:1 clearance slope
2766.4ft. MSL
269° mag
274° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 330 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
ATP Flight School (800-ALL-ATPS)
  • Flight Training
Arcola, TX
29.506662-95.468763
800-255-2877
Houston Southwest Airport
  • $4.31
  • $3.29
On field: NE
29.506895-95.468402
UNICOM: 123.0
281-431-2581
Murmer Aircraft Services
  • Maintenance
On field: SW
29.505139-95.474094
281-431-3030
Success Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: E
29.506526-95.469339
281-431-4040
Texas Taildraggers
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: N
29.506764-95.477395
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
Operations: Helicopter

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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-WX-BRIEF
NOTAM Facility:CXO
Approach/Departure Control FacilityI90
Pattern Altitude:
Tpa for Light Acft 1000 Ft AGL and Large Acft 1500 Ft AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:MIRL Ry 09/27 Preset Low Intst Dusk-Dawn, to Incr Intst & Actvt REIL Ry 09 & 27- CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:114
Multi Engine:18
Jets:0
Helicopters:3
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:26,400
GA Itinerant:13,200
Commercial:
Air Taxi:3,000
Military:24

(12-month period ending on 2/9/2017)

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Contact Addresses

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