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18TE

Alert Field
Big Sandy, Texas

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FAA Identifier: 18TE
Latitude/Longitude: 32-35-06.7080N / 095-03-50.0920W
32.5850 / -95.0639
Elevation: 390 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 04E (1965)
Land Area Covered: 24 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles E of Big Sandy, TX
County/Parish: Upshur, TX
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 4/1/1965 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Dallas-Ft Worth
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Fort Worth Center (ZFW)
FSS: Fort Worth Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon:
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
Services:
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 08/26
Dimensions: 5093 x 45 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Runway Edge Lights: Non-standard lighting sys intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Institute In Basic Life Principles
Box 1
Oak Brook, IL 60522-3001
630-323-9800
Manager: Clifford Scott
1 Academy Blvd
Big Sandy, TX 75755
903-636-9289
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Remarks:
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • CAUTION: ROAD INTERSECTS CENTER OF RWY.
  • ASST MGR JOHN TANNER, 903-636-2000 X2202.
  • NSTD LIRL; ONLY WESTERN 2/3 OF RY LGTD. NO TWY LGTS.
  • +30' TREES AT THRS; 100' RIGHT.
  • +10' ROAD AT 146' ACROSS APCH.
  • PROVIDE YOUR OWN TIE DOWNS.
  • ACTVT LIRL RY 08/26 - 122.8.
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