WEST HOUSTON
Latitude: 29-49-5.5 N
Longitude: 95-40-21.4 W
Elevation: 111 ft.
Variation: 5 E 1995
From city: 13 miles W of HOUSTON, TX
ARTCC: ZHU
Section chart: HOUSTON
Time Zone: UTC-6(-5DT)
IWS (KIWS)
HOUSTON, TX
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: MONTGOMERY COUNTY FSS (CXO)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: CXO (LONE STAR EXECUTIVE)
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Beacon: Clear and Green
SEE RMK
DUSK-DAWN. HIRL RY 15/33 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT REIL RYS 15 & 33 - CTAF.
Landing Fee: Yes
LNDG FEE FOR HELICOPTERS. FEE WAIVED WITH FUEL PURCHASE.
Fuel: 100LL, A
Int'l Operations:  
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
WEST HOUSTON AIRPORT CORP
BOX 941789
HOUSTON, TX 77094-8789
UNITED STATES
Phone: 281-492-2130
MANAGER:
WOODY LESIKAR
BOX 941789
HOUSTON, TX 77094-8789
UNITED STATES
Phone: 281-492-2130
General Remarks
•  DEEP/WIDE DITCH APRXLY 25 FT FM AER 15; 40 FT & GTR TREES APRXLY 900 FT FM AER 15; ROAD ANGLING ACROSS APCH RY 33.
•  (A89) FOR FP FILING CALL CXO FSS 1-800-992-7433.
•  NO TOUCH & GO LANDINGS BTN 2200-0600.
•  NO NIGHT HELICOPTER TRAINING.
•  NO MULTIPLE TRAINING FLIGHTS BY HELICOPTERS.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 123.05 MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
HOUSTON APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 123.8 MHz APCH/S DEP/S  
  123.8 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
HOUSTON CLERANCE DELIVERY: 121.15 MHz CD/P  
HOUSTON DEPARTURE: 123.8 MHz DEP/P CLASS B (WEST)
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC IAH HUMBLE 116.6 MHz 24 Hours 19.0 nm 244.0°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VORTAC MONITORED BY ATCT.
•  VOR PORTION UNUSABLE BYD 30 NM BLO 2000 FT.
•  DME UNUSABLE 015-090 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000 FT; 130-320 BYD 30 NM BLO 2000 FT; 175-185 BYD 20 NM BLO 3000 FT; 230-250 BYD 20 NM BLO 3000 FT; 230-250 BYD 25 NM BLO 5000 FT.
•  TACAN AZIMUTH UNSUABLE 040-055 BLO 5000 FT; 150-320 BYD 10 NM ALL ALTS; 150-320 BLO 4500 FT.
•  VOR PORTION UNUSABLE 060-070 BYD 35 NM ALL ALTS; 175-185 BYD 20 NM BLO 3000 FT.
NDB DWH DAVID HOOKS 521 KHz 24 Hours 19.2 nm 196.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMONITORED.
VOR/DME HUB HOBBY 117.1 MHz 24 Hours 22.9 nm 295.4°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VOT HOU HOUSTON WM P HOBBY 108.4 MHz 24 Hours 23.0 nm 296.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
TACAN EFD ELLINGTON   24 Hours 29.7 nm 295.6°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN AZM & DME UNUSBL 150-160 BYD 25 NM BLO 2500 FT; 080-095 BYD 15 NM BLO 5000 FT.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
TME WX AWOS-3 119.525 MHz 281-945-5451 12.0 nm
MCJ WX AWOS-3 119.575 MHz   15.7 nm
•  STAND-ALONE FACILITY NOT ASSOCIATED WITH AN AIRPORT OR NAVAID.
DWH WX ASOS   281-251-7853 15.9 nm
IAH WX ASOS   281-443-6397 19.9 nm
HOU WX ASOS   713-847-1462 23.0 nm
Runways
15/33
Dimensions: 3953 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 18,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 44,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 15 Runway 33
True Alignment: 155° 335°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Nonstandard
15/33 NSTD PIR MKGS DUE TO RY LENGTH.
Nonstandard
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 29-49-23.1673 N 29-48-47.7978 N
Longitude: 95-40-30.9682 W 95-40-11.7754 W
Elevation: 110.5 ft. 108.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 44 ft. AGL 44 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on right 2-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Yes
TDZE: 111 ft. 111 ft.

Heliports
None