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Big Spring Mc Mahon-Wrinkle Airport

Big Spring, TX

Phone: 432-264-2362
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:2,572 ft (783.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Big Spring
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:06/24, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 8802 ft
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  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.70  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.20  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.63  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:4601 x 75ft. / 1402.4 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
062547.0ft. MSL
60° mag
67° true
0.6% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
3 Ft Berm 85 Ft Rt Fm Thld to 168 Ft Fm Thld, 5 Ft Guard Rail 47 Ft Fm Thld to 77 Ft Fm Thld, 150 Ft Right
242572.9ft. MSL
240° mag
247° true
0.6% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
Fence, 332 ft Left of center, 5 ft high, 200 ft from end

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:8802 x 100ft. / 2682.8 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 60000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
172549.8ft. MSL
175° mag
182° true
0.1% up
non-precisionapproach: Simplified Short ALS
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Other, 294 ft Left of center, 3 ft high, 323 ft from end, 41:1 clearance slope
Electrical Vault
352561.9ft. MSL
355° mag
2° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Lone Star Aviation
  • $5.20
  • $4.70
  • $4.63
  • Sales
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.8
U. S. Flight Academy
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

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

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N32 12.7567' / W101 31.2983'
Charts:NACO: Dallas-Ft Worth Sectional
Mag Var:07E (2010)
ARTCC:Fort Worth (ZFW)
FSS:San Angelo (SJT)
NOTAM Facility:BPG
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
MIRL Rys 06/24 & 17/35 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt Ssals Ry 17; Pvasi Rys 06 & 24, PAPI Rys 17 & 35 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:28
Multi Engine:7

Airport Activity

GA Local:16,800
GA Itinerant:5,600
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 2/12/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Big SpringJim Little
310 Nolan3200 Rickabaugh Drive West
Big Spring, TX 79720Big Spring, TX 79720
432-264-2400 (Office) 432-264-2362 (Office)