Sells, 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:E78
Lat/Lng: 31.9325833333, -111.89425
31-55-57.3000N, 111-53-39.3000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 06/24/2007
Elevation: 2409 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 12E, (1985), [10E (2017)]
Sectional: PHOENIX
From City: 2nm NW of Sells


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 5/15/59.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 04/1940
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Albuquerque Center (ZAB)
FSS: Prescott FSS (PRC)
NOTAMs and Weather: PRC NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: None
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 04/09/2016
AirTaxi: 50
Non-local GA: 200
Military Operations: 10
Total: 260


Owner: Tohono O'Odham Nation
Po Box 837
Sells, Az 85634
Manager: Edward Manuel
Po Box 837
Sells, Az 85634
(520) 383-2028


Runways: 04/22

Runway 04/22

Length: 5830 feet
Width: 60 feet
Width 60 Ft in Some Areas; Narrower Due to Bushes Growing Thru Pavement.
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Runway 4-22 +3" Wide Cracks (Longitudinal and Transverse) Full Length of Runway. Isolated Holes Less than 1 Ft. Sq. in Runway.
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
End 04 End 22
True Alignment: 058, (048 Magnetic) 238, (228 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only), Runway Marked with 6 Inch Yellow Centerline Stripe only; Mkgs Faded; No Runway Number., Poor Condition Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only), Runway Marked with 6 Inch Yellow Centerline Stripe only; Mkgs Faded; No Runway Number., Poor Condition
Gradient: 1.0 1.0
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: 9' AGL 15' AGL
Object Distance: 201' Along centerline
210' Along centerline
50' Right of centerline
Other Objects: Runway 04 10 to 12 Ft Trees and Brush 0Ft. to 10 Ft. from Threshold 0B. 12 Ft Tree 123 Ft from Eor & 59 Ft R; 4 Ft Fence 75 Ft from Eor 40 Ft. Left & Right of Centerline.



Additional Remarks

5 Tiedowns in Primary Surface.
Livestock on in Vicinity of Airport.
Runway 04/22 15 to 18 Ft Trees and Brush in Primary Surface Entire Length of Runway.
Runway 04/22 3 Ft Ditches Along Runway Edges.
U.S. Border Patrol Has 1500 Gallon Jet a Tanker Truck Parked 16 Ft. from the Pavement Edge Near Mid-Point of Runway.

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