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  • 3648 msl
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Tradewind Airport

Amarillo, TX

Phone: 806-376-1008
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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hrs Call 806-376-1008; Call After Arr.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-2200
Elevation:3,648 ft (1,111.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Amarillo
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:05/23, 17/35, H1
Longest paved runway: 5098 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.65  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.45  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:3000 x 60ft. / 914.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 20000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
053642.6ft. MSL
48° mag
56° true
0.5% down
basicNo DataFence, 99 ft Right of center, 4 ft high, 200 ft from end
+4 Ft Fence 162 Ft Right Cntrln at Thld Ry Markings Faded
233626.9ft. MSL
228° mag
236° true
0.5% up
basicNo DataPole, 125 ft Right of center, 23 ft high, 950 ft from end, 32:1 clearance slope
6ft Fence 94ft Fm Thld 60ft Lft Markings Faded

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:5098 x 60ft. / 1553.9 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 16000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
173648.5ft. MSL
172° mag
180° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
290' Disp Threshold
Fence, 136 ft Right of center, 6 ft high, 200 ft from end
+4 Ft Fence at Ry End 0b; Road at 52 Ft Apch Ratio for the Road 10:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld; 40 Ft Pline 400 Ft Fm Thld 260 Ft R Wood Pile No Cntrln Stripe
353639.2ft. MSL
352° mag
0° true
0.2% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
289' Disp Threshold
Other, Both-Sides, 5 ft high, 274 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
+4 Ft Fence at Ry End 0b; Road at 50 Ft, 22 Ft Tree 181 Ft Fm Thld, 193 Ft Right Apch Ratio 112:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld

Helipad H1

Dimensions:50 x 50ft. / 15.2 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:perimeter
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo Data35 Ft Pline 325 Ft South of Helipad; 35 Ft Pline (Mkd) 165 Ft West; 25 Ft Pole (Lit) 165 Ft East

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Buffalo Flying Club
    Amarillo, TX
    Cutting Edge Aviation
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: NW
    English Field Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    Amarillo, TX
    Route 66 Aviation
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    Amarillo, TX
    Tradewind FBO
    • $4.65
    • $3.45
    • Sales
    On field: CTR
    UNICOM: 122.8
    Tradewind Flight School
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: W
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
    Transportation: Courtesy Car
    Rental Cars: 
    EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

    Activities: Intensive Flight Training
    Operations: Helicopter

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N35 10.1933' / W101 49.5517'
    Charts:NACO: Dallas-Ft Worth Sectional
    Mag Var:08E (2000)
    ARTCC:Albuquerque (ZAB)
    FSS:Fort Worth (FTW)
    NOTAM Facility:FTW
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityAMA
    Pattern Altitude:
    Light Aircraft4649
    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
    Actvt MIRL Rys 05/23 & 17/35 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:96
    Multi Engine:12

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:33,000
    GA Itinerant:11,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 9/8/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Tradewind LLCScott Conners
    4105 Tradewind Rd.4105 Tradewind Road
    Amarillo, TX 79118Amarillo, TX 79118
    806-376-1008 (Office) 806-376-1008 (Office)