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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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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.87  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.37  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.32  (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-Light/Left-Side PAPI
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-Light/Left-Side PAPI

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
  • $5.48
  • $4.45
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SE
UNICOM: 122.95
Gulf Avionics
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: E
Sun Valley Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.37
  • $4.87
  • $4.32
  • Flight Training
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.95
Texas State Technical College - Harlingen
    Harlingen, TX
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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: 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:38
    Multi Engine:7

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,164
    GA Itinerant:2,633
    Air Taxi:2,048

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2016)

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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)