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DYS

Dyess AFB
Abilene, Texas

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FAA Identifier: DYS
Latitude/Longitude: 32-25-06.5153N / 099-51-23.5608W
32.4183 / -99.8564
Elevation: 1790 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 05E (2015)
Land Area Covered: acres
From City: 5 nautical miles SW of Abilene, TX
County/Parish: Taylor, TX
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Sectional Chart: Dallas-Ft Worth
Control Tower: Yes
ARTCC: Fort Worth Center (ZFW)
FSS: Fort Worth Flight Service Station ()
Attendance:
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: Ss-Sr
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Communications:
PTD 372.2
PTD 139.3
PMSV 383.25
LCL/P 133.0
LCL/P 257.675
GND/P 275.8
GND/P 118.35
EMERG 121.5
EMERG 243.0
ATIS 269.175
AS ASGND 322.3
AS ASGND 121.3
ACC COMMAND POST 349.4 RAYMOND 37
SFA.
ALTN PMSV: SHEPPARD AFB 339.65.
Services:
Fuel available: 115 Jet-A+ Jet-B+
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: Low
Runway Information:
Runway: 16/34
Dimensions: 13500 x 300 ft.
Surface: PEM
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Runway: 163/343
Dimensions: 3500 x 60 ft.
Surface: GRE
Runway: 164/344
Dimensions: 3498 x 60 ft.
Surface: Asphalt
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Air Force Owned
Owner: USAF
Dyess AFB
Abilene, TX 79607

Manager: Commander
Dyess AFB
Abilene, TX 79607

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Remarks:
  • RSTD: INBD ACFT WITH DV CODE 6 OR ABV CTC AFLD OPS 20 MIN PRIOR ARR MON-FRI, CTC COMD POST ON PRIM 349.4 ALTN 311.0 CALLSIGN RAYMOND 37 OR DSN 461-1921, 45 MIN PRIOR ARR WKEND AND HOL
  • CAUTION: ACFT C130 AND LARGER, 180DEG TURNS ALLOWED ONLY ON CONCRETE SFC AT N AND S ENDS OF RWY 16-34.
  • TFC PAT: DUR VMC DEP ACFT MUST REMAIN AT OR BLW 3000' TIL FLD BDRY TO ENSURE SEPARATION FR VFR OVERHEAD.
  • BEARING STRENGTH RWY 161-341: AUW 155.
  • TFC PAT: RSRS APPLIES TO ALL LOCAL ACFT. B1 8000', C130 5000' SEPARATION, B1 RQR MIN CEIL/VIS 1500'/3 SM AND RWY SFC DRY.
  • SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
  • JASU: 1(MD-3) 1(MA-1A) 1(AM32A-60A) 1(A/M32A-86).
  • FLUID: LPOX DE-ICE.
  • OIL: O-133-148-156.
  • CAUTION: EXTV VFR ASSAULT STRIP TFC W OF RWY 16-34.
  • CAUTION: AFLD SIGNS RQR B52 ACFT EXIT RWY 16-34 AT TWY F.
  • SERVICE: TRAN ALERT SVC AVBL MON-FRI 1400-0400Z++; CLSD WKEND AND HOL.
  • CAUTION: DURING BWC MODERATE AND SEVERE, AIRCREWS SHOULD COMPLY WITH OWNING MAJCOM/UNIT GUIDANCE; AIRCREWS CAN OBTAIN CURRENT BWC FR ATIS/PTD.
  • CAUTION: COMSEC STORED AT COMMAND POST.
  • RSTD: NO ARR/DEP WHEN LIGHTNING WI 5 NM WO OG/CC APVL.
  • RSTD: ACC QUIET HR POLICY 0400-1000Z++.
  • MISC: WX OPR HRS SAME AS AIRFIELD OPR HRS. DSN 461-2524, C325-696-2524, FAX EXT 4458. REMOTE WX BRIEFING AVBL VIA 26 OWS AT BARKSDALE AFB DSN 331-2651, TOLL FREE 1-866-223-9328, FAX DSN 331-2609.
  • MISC: AFLD WX MNT BY AN/FMQ-19 ASOS, AUGMENTED BY HUMAN OBSERVER WHEN REQUIRED DUR OPR HR. ATC WILL RELAY TWR PREVAILING VIS, RCR/RSC AND VIRGA REMARKS TO ACFT. AUGMENTED OBSN SFC VIS RSTD 090-160 DEGS BY BLDGS.
  • MISC: FOR CUSTOMS REFER TO FCG OR AP-1.
  • RSTD: PRIOR TO OBTAINING PPR FOR RWY 163/343 AND 164/344 OPS, TRAN ACFT MUST RCV BRIEFING FR OSK PERS 48 HR IN ADVANCE, DSN 461-2794 OR 317OSSOSK@US.AF.MIL PRIOR TO CTC AFLD MGMT FOR PPR. TRAN ACFT USING RWY 163/343 OR 164/344 AT NGT WO LIGHTING (OVERT OR
  • PARK SPOTS A1 AND B1 USED FOR TAXI OPNS ONLY.
  • RSTD: PRK SPOTS A12, A13 AND A20 ARE DESIGNATED ACFT GRD EQPT (AGE) SPOTS.
  • RSTD: TYE RAMP CLSD.
  • CAUTION: INTS TRNG AND FORMATION FLT OF HVY ACFT IN THE IMMED VCNTY.
  • RSTD: TWY G RSTD TO DAYLT OPS ONLY; EXC NVG OPS AND MAINT TOW.
  • SERVICE-FUEL: A+ IS NATO F-24 EQUIVALENT WITH EXTRA ADDITIVES (CI/LI AND SDA).
  • REMARKS: OPR 1200Z++ MON THRU 0600Z++ SAT, CLSD WKEND AND HOL, EXC FOR 7 OG PRE-APV ACFT.
  • RSTD: PRK SPOTS A1 & B1 AVBL FOR TAXI ONLY.
  • COMMUNICATIONS-TWR: UHF EQUIPPED ACFT SHALL USE 257.675 TO MAX EXTENT POSSIBLE.
  • RSTD: TWY A CLSD FR PRK SPOT B-12 TO B-18 FOR CONST, APRX MAY - SEP 2017.
  • RSTD: TWY E CLSD DUE TO CONST ON TWY A, APRX MAY - SEP 2017.
  • RSTD: LZ 163/343 CLSD UFN DUE TO EXCESSIVE FOD AND POT HOLES.
  • MISC: ALL AMC ACFT CTC AMCC PRIOR TO ARR DSN 461-1984, C325-696-1984..
  • RSTD: PPR RQR; CTC AIRFIELD OPS DSN 461-2515/2258. MIN 24 HR NTC RQR AND NO MORE THAN 7 DAYS PRIOR.
  • CSTMS/AG/IMG: CSTMS AVBL, CTC SECURITY FORCES DSN 461-2131/2132 24 HR IN ADVANCE.
  • RY USED AS AN ASSAULT STRIP.
  • RECTANGULAR 3000'; OVERHEAD 3500'.
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