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BEC

Beech Factory
Wichita, Kansas

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FAA Identifier: BEC
Latitude/Longitude: 37-41-38.1000N / 097-12-53.7000W
37.6939 / -97.2147
Elevation: 1408 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 04E (2015)
Land Area Covered: 1280 acres
From City: 5 nautical miles E of Wichita, KS
County/Parish: Sedgwick, KS
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 4/1/1940 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Wichita
Control Tower: Yes
ARTCC: Kansas City Center (ZKC)
FSS: Wichita Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/MON-FRI/0700-1730
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.95
CTAF: 126.8
LCL/P 126.8
LCL/P 313.6
GND/P 121.7
EMERG 121.5
ATCT OWNED/OPERATED BY BEECHCRAFT CORP.
OTHER TIMES BY NOTAM; CHECK WITH FLT SVS OR WICHITA APCH CTL ON FREQ 134.8.
Services:
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 01/19
Dimensions: 8001 x 100 ft.
Surface: Portland cement concrete - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Double wheel: 75 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Beechcraft Aircraft Company
10511 E. Central
Wichita, KS 67201
(316) 515-5300
Manager: Todd Bayless
10511 E. Central
Wichita, KS 67201
(316) 515-8365
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Remarks:
  • ARR & DEP ACFT MAINTAIN 2200 FT MSL WITHIN 5 MILES OF FIELD DUE TO AFB TRAFFIC.
  • PRKG UNAVBL EXC 4 HRS PPR CALL 316-515-7140.
  • EXTENSIVE TRAINING ACTIVITIES
  • ARRS FROM THE W CROSS MIDFIELD ENTER DNWND.
  • DEER, COYOTE & MIGRATORY WATER FOWL ON & INVOF ARPT.
  • PPR FOR PARKING OR TAXIING WEST SIDE OF RY.
  • BE ALERT COL JAMES JABARA ARPT 3 MILES NORTH 1/2 MILE WEST OF ARPT.
  • WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MIRL RY 01/19; REIL RYS 01 & 19 - 126.8.
  • EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.
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