Old Reb
Mercedes, Texas

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:5XS6
Lat/Lng: 26.1753527778, -97.8752761111
26-10-31.2700N, 097-52-30.9940W
Elevation: 60 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 07E, (1985), [4E (2017)]
From City: 3nm NE of Mercedes


Use: Private
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Pre Dates the Act. Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 04/1947
Attended: All year Every day DAWN-DUSK (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Houston Center (ZHU)
FSS: San Angelo FSS (SJT)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no



Other Services: Crop Dusting

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 10
Multi Engine GA: 2
Total: 12

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/22/1986
Local GA (< 20 miles): 5500
Non-local GA: 300
Total: 5800


Owner: William R. Sandlin
Rt 2, Box 153
Mercedes, Tx 78570
Manager: William R. Sandlin
Rt-4 Box 15111 Indian Hills
Mercedes, Tx 78570


Runways: 12/30

Runway 12/30

Length: 3000 feet
Width: 40 feet
Northwest 200' 50' Wide; Next 400' 25' Wide; Remainder 40' Wide.
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
First 500' NW End of Runway - Asph-G; Remainder of Runway Surface Loose Grvl & Turf. North Taxiway - Good Conditon; SE Taxiway - Very Poor Condition.
End 12 End 30
Objects: Road Road
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: 10' AGL 10' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
0' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Pvt; N-S Farm Airstrip 25 X 1800'; 850' North of North E-W Property Line.

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