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IWS

West Houston
Houston, Texas

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FAA Identifier: IWS
Latitude/Longitude: 29-49-05.5000N / 095-40-21.4000W
29.8181 / -95.6725
Elevation: 111 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 05E (1995)
Land Area Covered: 225 acres
From City: 13 nautical miles W of Houston, TX
County/Parish: Harris, TX
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 4/1/1964 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Houston
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Houston Center (ZHU)
FSS: Montgomery County Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing Fee: Yes
Communications:
Unicom: 123.05
CTAF: 123.05
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: High
Bulk oxygen: High
Runway Information:
Runway: 15/33
Dimensions: 3953 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 18 K lbs.
Double wheel: 44 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: West Houston Airport Corp
Box 941789
Houston, TX 77094-8789
281-492-2130
Manager: Woody Lesikar
Box 941789
Houston, TX 77094-8789
281-492-2130
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Remarks:
  • DEEP/WIDE DITCH APRXLY 25 FT FM AER 15; 40 FT & GTR TREES APRXLY 900 FT FM AER 15; ROAD ANGLING ACROSS APCH RY 33.
  • NO TOUCH & GO LANDINGS BTN 2200-0600.
  • NO NIGHT HELICOPTER TRAINING.
  • NO MULTIPLE TRAINING FLIGHTS BY HELICOPTERS.
  • FOR CD CTC HOUSTON APCH AT 281-443-5844.
  • WX INFO AVBL ON 125.575, 281-579-9820. ASRI 129.875.
  • LNDG FEE FOR HELICOPTERS. FEE WAIVED WITH FUEL PURCHASE.
  • 15/33 NSTD PIR MKGS DUE TO RY LENGTH.
  • ROAD 150 FT EAST OF THLD.
  • DUSK-DAWN. HIRL RY 15/33 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT REIL RYS 15 & 33 - CTAF.
  • TPA FOR LIGHT ACFT 1000 FT AGL; TPA FOR LARGE/TURBINE/JET ACFT 1500 FT AGL.
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