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Colonel James Jabara
Wichita, Kansas

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FAA Identifier: AAO
Latitude/Longitude: 37-44-51.3000N / 097-13-16.0000W
37.7475 / -97.2211
Elevation: 1420 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 06E (2000)
Land Area Covered: 600 acres
From City: 9 nautical miles NE of Wichita, KS
County/Parish: Sedgwick, KS
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 7/1/1944 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Wichita
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Kansas City Center (ZKC)
FSS: Wichita Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.7
CTAF: 122.7
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 18/36
Dimensions: 6101 x 100 ft.
Surface: Portland cement concrete - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 40 K lbs.
Double wheel: 62 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Helipad: H1
Dimensions: 50 x 50 ft.
Surface: Portland cement concrete - in good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Wichita Airport Authority
2173 Air Cargo Rd
Wichita, KS 67209
316-946-4700
Manager: Victor White
Wichita Airport Authority, 2173 Air Cargo Rd
Wichita, KS 67209
316-946-4700
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Remarks:
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • HELIPAD H1 USED BY WICHITA POLICE HEL.
  • ATNDD CONSY.
  • USE CTN FOR MCCONNELL AFB 9 MILES S AND BEECH FACTORY ARPT 3 MIS SE.
  • BEECH FACTORY RWY 18 EXTDD CNTRLN ONLY 1 MI E.
  • SOUTHERLY AND SOUTHEASTERLY VFR ARR AND DEP NOT RCMDD WO ATC RADAR SVC DUE TO BEECH FACTORY ARPT AND MCCONNELL AFB ASP.
  • VFR ARR AND DEP ARE RCMDD TO RMN AOB 2,400' MSL WITHIN 5 MIS DUE TO HEAVY MIL TFC AT AND ABV 3,000' MSL.
  • MIGRATORY BIRDS INVOF ARPT.
  • DUE TO 20 FT RWY END ELEV DIFFERENTIAL, PILOTS MAY LOSE LINE OF SIGHT OF OTHER ACFT ON OPPOSING RWY AND TWY ENDS.
  • NOISE SENSITIVE AREAS S, SW, AND W.
  • PPR FOR ACFT CARRYING CLASS 1 - DIVISION 1.1, 1.2, OR 1.3 XPLOSS AS DEFINED BY 49 CFR 173.50 OR AS AMDD.
  • RWY 18 NSTD TFC PAT.
  • EAA CHAP 88 LCTD ON SITE.
  • FOR 24 HOUR FUEL CONTACT FBO
  • APT LGT SKED: ACTVT MIRL RY 18/36, MALSR RY 18, REIL RY 36 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 18 & 36 OPR CONT.
  • RY 18/36 HAS NO OBJECTION; HELIPAD MUST MAINT CLEAR APP/DEP PATHS FOR 8:1 GLIDE SLOPE AND TRSNL SFC FOR A 2:1 SLOPE.
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