Gila Bend Municipal
Gila Bend, Arizona

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 01/05/2017 - 3/2/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:E63
Lat/Lng: 32.9601694444, -112.6736375
32-57-36.6100N, 112-40-25.0950W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 04/11/2007
Elevation: 788 feet Estimated by FAA-EST on 04/11/2007
Magnetic Variation: 13E, (1985), [11E (2017)]
Sectional: PHOENIX
From City: 2nm E of Gila Bend


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 01/1966
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Albuquerque Center (ZAB)
FSS: Prescott FSS (PRC)
NOTAMs and Weather: PRC NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1588 MSL (800 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 04/22 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
24 Hour Self-Service Available with Major Credit Card After 09/01/2014
Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 4
Total: 4

Annual Operations

For year ending: 06/30/2012
AirTaxi: 540
Local GA (< 20 miles): 30340
Non-local GA: 5360
Military Operations: 50
Total: 36290


Owner: Town of Gila Bend
Po Box a
Gila Bend, Az 85337
(623) 810-4662
Manager: Cory Drury
Director of Public Works.
(623) 810-4662
Alternate Number 602-702-0891. Jesus Baldenegro.


Runways: 04/22

Runway 04/22

Length: 5200 feet
by Owner on 03/23/2007
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 04 End 22
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.3 Up
Elevation at End: 774.2' MSL 788.7' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:   788.7' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 40' AGL 40' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects: Tree Brush
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 11:1 7:1
Object Height: 20' AGL 5' AGL
Object Distance: 425' Along centerline
135' Right of centerline
235' Along centerline
35' Left of centerline
Other Objects: Runway 04, 2 Ft Berm 115 Ft 'R' of Centerline, Entire Lenght of Runway, 3-8 Ft Brush 0-200 Ft 'R' of Centerline. Runway 22, 2-5 Ft Brush 0-200 Ft from Threshold, 75-125 Ft 'L' of Centerline, -4 Ft Ditch 0-200 Ft from Threshold, 80 Ft Both Sides of Centerline.



Additional Remarks

Area Besides Runway Narrows to 30' at Culvert.

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