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6R1

Welsh
Welsh, Louisiana

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FAA Identifier: 6R1
Latitude/Longitude: 30-14-30.7450N / 092-49-45.5230W
30.2417 / -92.8292
Elevation: 18 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 07E (1965)
Land Area Covered: 179 acres
From City: 0 nautical miles NW of Welsh, LA
County/Parish: Jefferson Davis, LA
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 10/1/1947 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Houston
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Houston Center (ZHU)
FSS: De Ridder Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: IREG
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: Ss-Sr
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.7/317.4 (LAKE CHARLES RCAG) WHEN LAKE CHARLES APCH CTL CLOSED.
Services:
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 07/25
Dimensions: 2700 x 50 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in fair condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 6 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 09/27
Dimensions: 2200 x 150 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: City Of Welsh
P O Box 786
Welsh, LA 70591
318-734-2231
Manager: Chris Nobles
P O Box 863
Welsh, LA 70591
(337) 734-2594
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Remarks:
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • TWY FM HGR TO END OF RY 25.
  • RY HAS SOME SMALL CRACKS.
  • TREES 10-50 FT TALL EXTENDING 0-200 FT FM END OF RY & 90 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
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Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
LS18 Ag Aviation Welsh, LA - Private Houston 4 miles
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