AMES MUNI
Latitude: 41-59-31.4 N
Longitude: 93-37-18.6 W
Elevation: 956 ft.
Variation: 3 E 2000
From city: 2 miles SE of AMES, IA
ARTCC: ZMP
Section chart: OMAHA
Time Zone: UTC-6(-5DT)
AMW (KAMW)
AMES, IA
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: FORT DODGE FSS (FOD)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: AMW (AMES MUNI)
Attendance: DAWN-DUSK
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RY 01/19 & RY 13/31; MALSR RY 01; VASI RYS 13, 19 & 31 - 126.0.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100, A
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
CITY OF AMES
515 CLARK AVE
AMES, IA 50010
UNITED STATES
Phone: 515-239-5160
MANAGER:
DAMION PREGITZER
515 CLARK AVE
AMES, IA 50010
UNITED STATES
Phone: 515-239-5275
General Remarks
•  BE ALERT FOR GLIDER & ULTRALIGHT OPNS INVOF ARPT.
•  BIRD ACTIVITY ON & INVOF ARPT SPRING & FALL.
•  RY 01 IS CALM WIND RY.
•  STADIUM WITHIN 3NM, CHECK FOR EVENTS.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.7 MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
DES MOINES APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 123.9 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
  307.15 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
DES MOINES CLERANCE DELIVERY: 126 MHz CD/P  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 01 ILS I-EEE 110.7 MHz  
•  GS UNUSBL BYD 5 DEGS LEFT & 3.5 DEGS RIGHT OF COURSE.
•  ILS UNMONITORED.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME TNU NEWTON 112.5 MHz 24 Hours 26.2 nm 298.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VOT DSM DES MOINES 109.2 MHz 24 Hours 27.2 nm 3.3°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
NDB EBS WEBSTER CITY 323 KHz 24 Hours 29.1 nm 157.7°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VORTAC DSM DES MOINES 117.5 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 33.3 nm 2.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOR UNUSBL 095-150 DEGS.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
AMW WX ASOS 132.025 MHz 515-233-2611 0.0 nm
BNW WX AWOS-3 120.925 MHz 515-432-9042 10.7 nm
IKV WX AWOS-3 119.175 MHz 515-965-5764 18.4 nm
DSM WX ASOS   515-287-1012 27.5 nm
EBS WX AWOS-3 127.825 MHz 515-832-2794 28.9 nm
Runways
01/19
Dimensions: 5701 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 30,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 38,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 01 Runway 19
True Alignment: 17° 197°
Traffic Pattern: Right  
Markings: Precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Fair Fair
Latitude: 41-58-57.7236 N 41-59-51.6935 N
Longitude: 93-37-29.1203 W 93-37-7.5539 W
Elevation: 955.6 ft. 918.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height:   41 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:  
Visual Slope Indicator:   4-box VASI on left
Approach Lights: MALSR: 1400 feet medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights  
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 955.6 ft. 937.3 ft.

13/31
Dimensions: 3491 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: CONC
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 30,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 13 Runway 31
True Alignment: 136° 316°
Traffic Pattern: Right Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 41-59-54.6581 N 41-59-29.7685 N
Longitude: 93-37-34.9144 W 93-37-2.9105 W
Elevation: 925.3 ft. 920.2 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 43 ft. AGL 36 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-box VASI on left 4-box VASI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 929.7 ft. 929.7 ft.

Heliports
None