18TE
Airport
Alert Field
Big Sandy, Texas

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/18/2014 - 11/13/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:18TE (One-Eight-Tango-Echo)
Lat/Lng: 32.5851966667, -95.0639144444
32-35-06.7080N, 095-03-50.0920W
Estimated by ADAM
Elevation: 390 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 04E, (1965), [3E (2014)]
Sectional: DALLAS-FT WORTH
From City: 2nm E of Big Sandy

Operations

Use: Private
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 04/1965
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Fort Worth Center (ZFW)
FSS: Fort Worth FSS (FTW)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Lights: Activate LIRL Runway 08/26 - 122.8.
Landing Fee: no

Communications

UNICOM: 122.800

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Provide Your Own Tie Downs.

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 4
Total: 4

Annual Operations

For year ending: 03/21/1985
Local GA (< 20 miles): 1200
Non-local GA: 800
Total: 2000

Ownership

Owner: Institute in Basic Life Principles
Box 1
Oak Brook, Il 60522-3001
630-323-9800
Manager: Clifford Scott
Asst Mgr John Tanner, 903-636-2000 X2202.
1 Academy Blvd
Big Sandy, Tx 75755
903-636-9289

Runways

Runways: 08/26

Runway 08/26

Length: 5093 feet
Width: 45 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Non-Standard LIRL; only Western 2/3 of Runway Lgtd. No Taxiway Lights.
End 08 End 26
True Alignment: 091, (088 Magnetic) 271, (268 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Elevation at End: 359.0' MSL 349.0' MSL
Objects: Trees Trees
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 0:1
Object Height: 30' AGL 50' AGL
Object Distance: 200' Along centerline
100' Right of centerline
203' Along centerline
0B'
Other Objects: +30' Trees at Thrs; 100' Right. +10' Road at 146' Across Approach.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

A110*G-This Airport Has Been Surveyed by the National Geodetic Survey.
Caution: Road Intersects Center of Runway.

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