KWYS
Airport
Yellowstone
West Yellowstone, Montana

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 11/13/2014 - 1/8/2015

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA/ICAO Identifier:WYS / KWYS
Lat/Lng: 44.6883888889, -111.117638889
44-41-18.2000N, 111-07-03.5000W
Estimated by NGS on 10/31/2007
Elevation: 6649 feet Surveyed by NGS on 10/31/2007
Magnetic Variation: 14E, (2005), [12E (2014)]
Sectional: GREAT FALLS
From City: 1nm N of West Yellowstone

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 11/1979
Attended: Jun-Sep Every day 0800-1800 (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Great Falls FSS (GTF)
NOTAMs and Weather: WYS NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Activate HIRL Runway 01/19 & MALSR Runway 01 - CTAF; not Available 01 Oct-31 may .
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: yes
Landing Fee for Aircraft Over 9000 Lbs.
ARFF: III A S 05/1973
Prior Permission for Air Carrier Operations with More than 30 Passenger Seats Call Airport Manager 406-646-7631 or 406-459-9825.

Communications

CTAF: 123.000
UNICOM: 123.000
Weather: AWOS-3P (406) 646-7727 118.1

Services

Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1 - Kerosene, with Icing Inhibitor, freeze point -50C
for Fuel During Off Season Hrs Call 208-326-8632.
Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2010
AirTaxi: 530
Local GA (< 20 miles): 2500
Non-local GA: 8000
Military Operations: 75
Total: 11105

Ownership

Owner: State of Montana
Po Box 200507
Helena, Mt 59620
406-444-2506
Manager: Jeff Kadlec
721 Airport Rd, Po Box 306
West Yellowstone, Mt 59758-0306
406-646-7631
If No Answer Call 406-459-9825/406-444-2506.

Runways

Runways: 01/19

Runway 01/19

Length: 8400 feet
by Ngs on 10/31/2007
Width: 150 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or Plastic Grooved
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 90,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 150,000 lbs
Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 280,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: High Intensity
End 01 End 19
Takeoff Run Available (TORA): 8400 feet 8400 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA): 8400 feet 8400 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA): 8400 feet 8400 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA): 8400 feet 8400 feet
True Alignment: 026, (014 Magnetic) 206, (194 Magnetic)
ILS Type: ILS  
Runway Markings: Precision Instrument, Good Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 6648.8' MSL 6634.2' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 6648.8' MSL 6638.1' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 50' AGL 51' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left side of runway 4-Box VASI on left side of runway
Approach Lights: MALSR - 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights  
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):   Yes
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Precision Instrument Runway Other than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mile
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 50:1

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

A110*G-This Airport Has Been Surveyed by the National Geodetic Survey.
No Snow Removal.
Airport Available and Staffed 1 June - 30 Sept; Contact FBO 406-646-7359 or Owner 406-444-2506/406-646-7631 for Info Other Times.
Heavy Snowmobile Use on/Adjacent Runway Winter Mos.
Airport Closed Nov 15 Through Apr 15. Check Notams for Operations Dates or Call 406-444-2506/406-646-7631.

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