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TUS

Tucson International
Tucson, Arizona

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FAA Identifier: TUS
Latitude/Longitude: 32-06-57.9000N / 110-56-27.7000W
32.1158 / -110.9408
Elevation: 2643 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 12E (1995)
Land Area Covered: 7938 acres
From City: 6 nautical miles S of Tucson, AZ
County/Parish: Pima, AZ
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 11/1/1941 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Phoenix
Control Tower: Yes
ARTCC: Albuquerque Center (ZAB)
FSS: Prescott Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights:
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: Yes
Landing Fee: Yes
Communications:
Unicom: 122.95
LCL/S 119.0
LCL/P 118.3
LCL/P 257.8
GND/P 348.6
GND/P 124.4
EMERG 121.5
EMERG 243.0
CD 126.65
CD 326.2
ATIS 279.65
ATIS 123.8
ANG COMD POST 138.525
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: High/low
Bulk oxygen: High/low
Runway Information:
Runway: 03/21
Dimensions: 7000 x 150 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 105 K lbs.
Double wheel: 137 K lbs.
Double tandem: 230 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 11L/29R
Dimensions: 10996 x 150 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 160 K lbs.
Double wheel: 200 K lbs.
Double tandem: 350 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Runway: 11R/29L
Dimensions: 8408 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 120 K lbs.
Double wheel: 140 K lbs.
Double tandem: 220 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Tucson Airport Authority
7250 South Tucson Blvd, Suite 300
Tucson, AZ 85756
520-573-8100
Manager: Bonnie Allin
Tucson Apt Auth 7250 S Tucson Blvd, Suite 300
Tucson, AZ 85756
520-573-8100
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • B747 ACFT TAXI WITH INBOARD ENGINES ONLY.
  • PORTIONS OF TWY D NOT VISIBLE FROM ATCT DUE TO HANGARS.
  • TWY T - GENERAL AVIATION TWY, 30,000 LBS OR LESS.
  • AIR CARRIERS USE RY 11L/29R & RY 03/21
  • RY 11R/29L RESTRICTED TO TKOF/LAND ACFT WITH WING SPAN LESS THAN 73 FT & LNDG SPEED LESS THAN 120 KNOTS.
  • SERVICE-A-GEAR: BAK-14/BAK-12B APCH END RWY 11L AND BAK-14/BAK-12B APCH END RWY 29R, ENGAGEMENTS AVBL ONLY DUR ANG DUTY HR AND 15 MIN PN RQR. BAK-12B OVRN RWY 29R AND BAK-12B OVRN RWY 11L SERVICEABLE BUT NOT CERTIFIED. BAK-12B IN RWY 11L OVERRUN HAS 850'
  • HELICOPTER OPNS LCTD SOUTH OF RY 11R/29L & WEST OF TWY A13.
  • TWY A5 LMTD TO 70,000 LBS OR LESS.
  • ANG - OFFL BUS ONLY. PPR DSN 844-6731, C520-295-6731, FAX EXTN 6732. 24 HR NOTIFICATION REQ FOR ALL PPR'S. BASE OPS OPR 1300-2200Z++ MON-FRI EXC HOL. NO TRAN ALERT MAINT AVBL. NO CONTRACT FUEL AVBL. TRAN ACFT EXP STR-IN FULL STOP ONLY.
  • RY 11L/29R HAS DSTC REMAINING MKS ON NE SIDE. RY 03/21 HAS DSTC REMAINING MKRS ON SE SIDE.
  • ALL ACFT USE UPPER ANTENNA UNTIL AIRBORNE.
  • NO PUBLIC SERVICES AVAILABLE AT THE TUS EXECUTIVE TERMINAL.
  • CALL OPERATIONS OFFICE AT 520-573-8190.
  • ANG: TWY ONTO APRON FENCE OPENING 78 FT 10 IN WIDE, 10 FT 2 IN HIGH.
  • SERVICE-FUEL: A++(MIL)
  • PPR REQUIRED FOR ALL CHARTER, SPORTS TEAM, CARGO AND MILITARY AIRCRAFT. CONTACT AIRSIDE OPERATIONS FOR PPR NUMBER AT 520-573-8190. LANDING AND PARKING FEES MAY APPLY.
  • NO B-747 TRNG EXCP PPR; NO FLT TRNG 2200-0600 EXCP PPR; CALL AIRSIDE OPERATIONS DEPT. (520) 573-8190.
  • AIRPORT OPERATIONS DATA CONTACT MARC GOMEZ (520) 573-8130.
  • BASE OPS OPR 1300-2200Z++ MON-FRI EXC HOL.
  • FAA GWT EVALUATION DC-10-10 300000 LBS; DC-10-30/40 375000 LBS; L-1011-1 310000 LBS & L-1011-100/200 315000 LBS.
  • FAA GWT EVALUATION DC-10-10 315000 LBS; DC-10-30/40 400000 LBS; L-1011-1 325000 LBS & L-1011-100/200 340000 LBS.
  • RY 29L REILS OPERATIONAL 24 HRS.
  • RY 29R REILS NIGHT TIME OPS ONLY.
  • APCH RATIO 50:1 TO DSPLCD THR.
  • TPA 800 FT AGL SMALL ACFT; 1400 FT AGL LARGE/HEAVY TURBOJET ACFT.
  • BAK-14 BAK-12B(B) (1000').
  • BAK-14 BAK-12(B) (1215') HOOK BAK 12B(B) (128' OVRN).
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DMA Davis Monthan AFB Tucson, AZ - Private Phoenix 5 miles
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35AZ Continental Continental, AZ - Private Phoenix 19 miles
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