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Valley International Airport

Harlingen, TX

Phone: 956-430-8605
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-0000
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 18 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-0000
Elevation:36 ft (11.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Harlingen
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN, RNP
Runways:13/31, 17L/35R, 17R/35L
Longest paved runway: 8301 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.70  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.18  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.15  (full serve service)

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Runway 13/31

Dimensions:7257 x 150ft. / 2211.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 160000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1334.4ft. MSL
131° mag
136° true
0.0% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
3135.7ft. MSL
311° mag
316° true
0.0% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI

Runway 17L/35R

Dimensions:5949 x 150ft. / 1813.3 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 160000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17L33.8ft. MSL
176° mag
181° true
0.0% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
35R35.0ft. MSL
356° mag
1° true
0.0% down
precisionNo Data190' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 16 ft high, 400 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 36:1 Fm Dsplcd Thr

Runway 17R/35L

Dimensions:8301 x 150ft. / 2530.1 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 160000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17R34.0ft. MSL
176° mag
181° true
0.0% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
35L35.7ft. MSL
356° mag
1° true
0.0% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Gulf Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.18
  • $4.15
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SE
UNICOM: 122.95
Gulf Avionics
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: E
Sun Valley Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.20
  • $4.70
  • $4.20
  • Flight Training
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.95
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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Operations: Helicopter
Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N26 13.6267' / W97 39.3083'
Charts:NACO: Brownsville Sectional
Mag Var:05E (2005)
ARTCC:Houston (ZHU)
FSS:San Angelo (SJT)
NOTAM Facility:HRL
Approach/Departure Control FacilityCRP
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Dusk-Dawn. When ATCT Clsd Actvt MALSR Rwy 17r and Rwy 31- CTAF. When ATCT Clsd MIRL Rwy 17l/35r Na

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:39
Multi Engine:6

Airport Activity

GA Local:6,931
GA Itinerant:2,975
Air Taxi:2,907

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of HarlingenMarv Esterly
Po Box 2207Airport Terminal Building,, 3200 Heritage Way
Harlingen, TX 78551-2207Harlingen, TX 78550
(956) 430-8605 (Office) 956-430-8605 (Office)