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Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport

Kansas City, MO

Phone: 816-859-7601
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24
Elevation:756 ft (230.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:NW of Kansas City
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:01/19, 03/21
Longest paved runway: 6827 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Landing, Parking, Ramp
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.79  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.10  (full serve service)
100LL$ 7.11  (full serve service)

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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:6827 x 150ft. / 2080.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 86000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
01748.5ft. MSL
8° mag
13° true
0.1% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
299' Disp Threshold
Tree, 571 ft Right of center, 38 ft high, 747 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Engineered Materials Arresting Sysytem (Emas) 263 Ft in Length by 170 Ft in Width Lctd at the Der 01
19756.8ft. MSL
188° mag
193° true
0.1% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers
302' Disp Threshold
ILSRoad, 150 ft Left of center, 20 ft high, 700 ft from end, 25:1 clearance slope
Engineered Materials Arresting Sysytem (Emas) 287 Ft in Length by 170 Ft in Width Lctd at the Der 19 Road & Fence 0-200' Fm Thr Ry19 MALSF Augmented with Rail

Runway 03/21

Dimensions:5050 x 100ft. / 1539.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 48000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
03742.7ft. MSL
33° mag
38° true
0.0% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
500' Disp Threshold
ILSBerm, 125 ft Left of center, 20 ft high, 450 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio at Dsplcd Thr 47:1
21743.2ft. MSL
213° mag
218° true
0.0% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
699' Disp Threshold
Railroad, 100 ft Left of center, 37 ft high, 225 ft from end
Road & Rr 0-200' Fm Thr Apch Ratio at Dsplcd Thr 24:1 Unusbl Byd 8 Degs Left of Course

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
ATD Flight Systems
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
Atlantic Aviation
  • $5.25
On field: NW
ARINC: 129.1816-949-8900
Aviation Institute of Maintenance
    Kansas City, MO
    City of Kansas City
    • $3.79
    On field: NW
    Cloud One Flying Club
      Kansas City, MO
      Duncan Aviation
      • Maintenance
      On field: S
      Meisinger Aviation
        On field: SE
        Plane Available
          On field: W
          Signature Flight Support
          • $7.11
          • $5.10
          • Sales
          On field: SE
          ARINC: 129.575816-842-8484
          • Maintenance
          On field: W
          ARINC: 129.575816-842-3500
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          Services at this airport:

          Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
          Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
          Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Crew Car, Courtesy Car, Limousine, Van, Public
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          Activities: Airline Services
          Operations: Commercial, Helicopter
          Customs: International Landing Rights

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          Operations & More Information

          Lat/Long:N39 7.3767' / W94 35.5700'
          Charts:NACO: Kansas City Sectional
          Mag Var:05E (1985)
          ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
          FSS:Columbia (COU)
          NOTAM Facility:MKC
          Approach/Departure Control FacilityMCI
          Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
          Wind Indicator:Lighted
          Seg. Circle:No
          Lighting:No data

          Aircraft & Activity

          Based GA Aircraft

          Single Engine:109
          Multi Engine:62

          Airport Activity

          GA Local:14,644
          GA Itinerant:38,468
          Air Taxi:14,974

          (12-month period ending on 9/30/2014)

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          Contact Addresses

          Owner:Airport Manager:
          City of Kansas CityMichael E. Roper
          414 E. 12th St300 Richards Road
          Kansas City, MO 64106Kansas City, MO 64116
          816-513-3600 (Office) 816-859-7601 (Office)