Watford City Municipal
Watford City, North Dakota

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:S25
Lat/Lng: 47.7965833333, -103.255194444
47-47-47.7000N, 103-15-18.7000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 09/18/2008
Elevation: 2111 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 09/18/2008
Magnetic Variation: 09E, (2010), [8E (2017)]
Sectional: BILLINGS
From City: 1nm ESE of Watford City


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Grand Forks FSS (GFK)
NOTAMs and Weather: GFK NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Dusk-Dawn. MIRL Runway 12/30 Preset on Low Intensity Dusk-2200; to Increase Intensity - CTAF; After 2200 Activate Rotating Beacon & PAPI Runways 12 & 30 - CTAF.
Beacon: Dusk-2200
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800, Unicom Located at Sheriff's Office.
Weather: AWOS-3 701-842-4855 118.125


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Self Service Fuel Available 24Hr with Credit Card.
Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Crop Dusting, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental
for Agri Service Call 701-444-3772.

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 26
Multi Engine GA: 3
Jet GA: 2
Total: 31

Annual Operations

For year ending: 10/14/2016
AirTaxi: 750
Local GA (< 20 miles): 3500
Non-local GA: 3000
Military Operations: 50
Total: 7300


Owner: Watford City Airport Auth
Luke Taylor Chrmn of Airport Auth.
Box 563
Watford City, Nd 58854
Manager: Luke Taylor
Box 563
Watford City, Nd 58854
Additional Contact - Luke Taylor: Phone 701-570-2646


Runways: 12/30

Runway 12/30

Length: 4402 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 09/18/2008
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 12 End 30
True Alignment: 135, (127 Magnetic) 315, (307 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition
Gradient: 1.2 Up 1.1
Elevation at End: 2059.3' MSL 2111.1' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 2090.2' MSL 2111.1' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 27' AGL 29' 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: Road
Also +306 Ft Tower 6600 Ft from Threshold 4000 Ft Right of Centerline Extdd.
Object Marking:   Lighted
+167'Hill Lgtd W/Obs Lights.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope: 16:1 21:1
Object Height: 17' AGL 167' AGL
Object Distance: 475' Along centerline
150' Right of centerline
3800' Along centerline
240' Left of centerline

Runway 18/36

Length: 2401 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 09/18/2008
Width: 150 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 18 End 36
True Alignment: 198, (190 Magnetic) 018, (010 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: 18/36 Daylight Mrkers on Ends/Edges.  
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 2057.4' MSL 2062.9' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 2062.9' MSL 2062.9' MSL
Objects:   Powerline
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 36:1
Object Height:   50' AGL
Object Distance:   1800' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

A30-18/36-Grass Runway 18/36 Closed Winter Months (Oct Thru Apr) Due to Lack of Snow Removal.
After Winter Storms Cfm Airport Conds with Airport Manager; Call (701) 770-7171 or 701-570-2646.
Deer & Antelope on or in Vicinity of Airport.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -35C/-31F.

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