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PWK

Chicago Executive
Chicago/prospect Heights/wheeling, Illinois

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FAA Identifier: PWK
Latitude/Longitude: 42-06-51.4000N / 087-54-05.5000W
42.1142 / -87.9014
Elevation: 646 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 02W (2000)
Land Area Covered: 411 acres
From City: 18 nautical miles NW of Chicago/prospect Heights/wheeling, IL
County/Parish: Cook, IL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 2/1/1944 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Chicago
Control Tower: Yes
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Kankakee Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.95
CTAF: 119.9
LCL/P 119.9
GND/P 121.7
CD/P 124.7
ATIS 124.2
CLEARANCE DELIVERY PROVIDED BY CHICAGO APCH CTL (C90) ON FREQ 124.7 WHEN CHICAGO EXECUTIVE ARPT (PWK) ATCT IS CLSD.
CHICAGO APCH (C90) PRVDD'S CD THIS FREQ WHEN PWK TWR CLSD.
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A1+
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: High/low
Bulk oxygen: High/low
Runway Information:
Runway: 06/24
Dimensions: 3677 x 50 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 20 K lbs.
Double wheel: 30 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Runway: 12/30
Dimensions: 4415 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 18 K lbs.
Double wheel: 28 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Runway: 16/34
Dimensions: 5001 x 150 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 72 K lbs.
Double wheel: 98 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Cities Of Wheeling & Prospect Hgts
1020 S. Plant Road
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-537-2580
Manager: Jamie Abbott
1020 S. Plant Road
Wheeling, IL 60090
847-537-2580
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Remarks:
  • NOISE SENSITIVE NEIGHBORS NORTH & SOUTH OF ARPT.
  • TPA 1647 FT (1,000 FT AGL) FOR PISTON ARCRFT & 2147 FT (1,500 FT AGL) FOR JET ACFT..
  • CONDITIONS NOT REPORTED MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY BETWEEN 1530L THROUGH 0700L. CONDITIONS NOT REPORTED SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ALL DAY.
  • FOR CD WHEN ATCT IS CLSD CTC CHICAGO APCH AT 847-289-0926.
  • AREA 3 CLSD PERMLY.
  • WHILE AWAITING TKOF IN THE RY 16/34 PADS TAIL ACFT TOWARDS CENTER OF ARPT FOR NOISE ABATEMENT.
  • NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES: WHEN HOLDING RY 16 HOLD PAD PREFERRED JET RUN UP AREA; ALIGN ACFT AT 315 DEG. FOR RY 34 PAD ALIGN ACFT AT 190 DEG WHILE WAITING TAKEOFF.
  • RY 16 HOLD PAD PREFERRED RUN UP AREA. ALIGN ACFT AT 315 DEG WHILE IN 16 HOLD PAD.
  • TWY FOXTROT NON-MOVEMENT AREA.
  • COYOTES, BIRDS, MIGRATORY BIRDS ON AND INVOF ARPT.
  • RWY 16 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEG LEFT & 9 DEG RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
  • RWY 34 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEG LEFT & RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
  • RLLS NSTD DUE TO SPACING.
  • RWY 06 APCH RATIO 22:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
  • RY 12 APCH RATIO IS 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
  • RY 24 APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
  • RY 30 APCH RATIO IS 21:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
  • RWY 12 15 FT ROAD & 6 FT FENCE.
  • RY 24 14 FT ROAD AND + 40 FT TREES 150 FT & 50 FT L 6 FT FENCE.
  • RY 30 +6 FT FENCE 0 FT FM THLD +20 FT TREES 0 FT AND 50 FT FM THLD & 15 FT ROAD.
  • ACTVT HIRL RYS 16/34, 06/24, 12/30, RLLS LGTS RY 16, REIL RYS 16 & 34 - CTAF.
  • ARPT ESTD PRIOR TO 1959. NO OBJECTION FOR ASP ON RWYS 12L/30R & 16/34 ONLY.
  • TRAFFIC PATTERN ALT FOR PISTON ACFT 1000 FT, AND FOR JETS 1500 FT.
  • ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) RY 16 DEP END: 242.97 FT IN LENGTH BY 170.10 FT IN WIDTH, SETBACK 35 FT FROM RY END.
  • ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) RY 34 DEP END: 230.82 FT IN LENGTH BY 170.10 FT IN WIDTH, SETBACK 304.18 FT FROM RY END.
  • US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT.
  • US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT. FOR CUSTOMS CLNC 2 HR MIN ADVANCE NOTICE RQRD MON-FRI 1200-2000 & NLT 1600 FRI FOR WKEND ARRS. CTC CUSTOMS AT 847-419-1923.
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