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USAF Academy Afld
Colorado Springs, Colorado

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FAA Identifier: AFF
Latitude/Longitude: 38-58-24.2091N / 104-49-12.1178W
38.9733 / -104.8200
Elevation: 6576 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 11E (1985)
Land Area Covered: acres
From City: 10 nautical miles N of Colorado Springs, CO
County/Parish: El Paso, CO
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 1/1/1943 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Denver
Control Tower: Yes
ARTCC: Denver Center (ZDV)
FSS: Denver Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: MAR 1 TO SEP 30/MON-FRI/1245Z++-SS, OCT 1 TO FEB 28/29/MON-FRI/SR-SS, ALL/SAT/1415Z-2130Z
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights:
Beacon:
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
CTAF: 124.15
PTD 376.0
PMSV: METRO 376.0
LCL/P 319.25
LCL/P 124.15
GND/P 118.125
EMERG 121.5
EMERG 243.0
ATIS 269.375
ATIS 128.525
WX STATION OP HRS 1030Z++-SS MON-SAT, CLSD SUN AND MOST HOL. FULL SVC DUR AFLD OPR HRS. PMSV METRO CTC RANGE LTD IN ALL DIRECTIONS DUE TO TOPOGRAPHY.
Services:
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 08/26
Dimensions: 2485 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt
Runway: 16C/34C
Dimensions: 4480 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt
Runway: 16L/34R
Dimensions: 3534 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt
Runway: 16R/34L
Dimensions: 4500 x 40 ft.
Surface: Asphalt
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Air Force Owned
Owner: USAF
Hqs USAF Academy
Colorado Springs, CO 80901

Manager: Chief Airfield Management
Hqs USAF Academy
Colorado Springs, CO 80901

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Remarks:
  • MIL USE ONLY NOT FOR PUBLIC SALE.
  • AARDVARK AUX RWY (39DEG02'05.84"N & 104DEG50'41.55"W) LCTD APRX 3.7 NM N OF ACADEMY AFLD IS CLSD; DO NOT MISTAKE CLSD RWY FOR THE MAIN COMPLEX.
  • CAUTION: UNMANNED ACFT OPS LIKELY 7200 FT AND BLO IN WEST PATTERN AT AARDVARK, 3.7 NM NORTHE OF KAFF.
  • RY 16L-34R OVRNS 200' ASPH/300' EARTH, RY 34C OVRN 285' ASPH/215' EARTH, RY 16C, 16R, AND 34L OVRNS 250' ASPH/250' EARTH, RY 08-26 OVRNS 500' EARTH.
  • PMSV METRO: AUGMENTED AN/FMQ-19 IN USE DUR AFLD OPR HR AND WHEN STATION IS OPR FOR SEV WX. AUTO OBSN WHEN AFLD CLSD. REMOTE WX BRIEFING SVC FR 25 OWS, DAVIS-MONTHAN AFB, AZ DSN 228-6598 C520-228-6598.
  • CTN-EXTV SAILPLANE TRNG DLY. SAILPLANE STRIP 2200' BY 325' ALIGNED PARALLED AND WEST OF 16R-34L.
  • FUEL-A++(MIL)
  • AFLD MGT CANNOT STORE COMSEC, ARRANGEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE TO STORE COMSEC AT AIRCREW FLIGHT EQUIPMENT (AFE).
  • CAUTION NUMEROUS NSTD MRKS EXIST ON AFLD; CONSULT AP/1 FOR ADDN INFO.
  • AARDVARK AUX RWY (39Γûæ02'06.6"N 104Γûæ50'41.9"W) LCTD APRX 3.7 NM N OF ACADEMY AFLD IS CLSD; DO NOT MISTAKE CLSD RWY FOR THE MAIN COMPLEX.
  • SEE SPECIAL NOTICE US AIR FORCE ACADEMY VOLUME FLT TRNG AREAS FOR ADDN INFO.
  • AFLD OPER TO SUPPORT SKED ACADEMY ACTIVITIES DUR DAY VFR ONLY.
  • PPR. DUR MT WAVE COND EXP SEVERE TURBULENCE IN TFC PAT. EXTV T-41 TFC WITHIN 30 NM.
  • PARACHUTE DROP ZONE ON FIELD.
  • AF GND SUPPORT REDUCED. CALL COMMAND POST V478-5144.
  • 10 AUG-31 MAY 1345Z++ -SS MON-SAT, CLSD SUN & HOL.
  • CLSD SUN & HOL.
  • CLSD SUN & HOL.
  • OR SR (WHICHEVER IS LATER)
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
COS City Of Colorado Springs Muni Colorado Springs, CO - Public Denver 13 miles
FLY Meadow Lake Colorado Springs, CO - Public Denver 14 miles
5V4 Calhan Calhan, CO - Public Denver 29 miles
1V6 Fremont County Canon City, CO - Public Denver 41 miles
APA Centennial Denver, CO - Public Denver 41 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
CO54 G W Flanders Ranch Strip Falcon, CO - Private Denver 10 miles
90CO Jasper Ridge Ranch Colorado Springs, CO - Private Denver 11 miles
52CO Mountain View Ranch Monument, CO - Private Denver 13 miles
2CO1 Cherokee Trail Ranch Peyton, CO - Private Denver 16 miles
36CO Fat Chance Peyton, CO - Private Denver 17 miles
4CO7 Ambrosich Field Elbert, CO - Private Denver 18 miles
CO93 Perry Park Larkspur, CO - Private Denver 19 miles
CO15 Kelly Air Park Elbert, CO - Private Denver 20 miles
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