ROCK SPRINGS-SWEETWATER COUNTY
Latitude: 41-35-39.2 N
Longitude: 109-3-54.7 W
Elevation: 6765 ft.
Variation: 13 E 1995
From city: 7 miles E of ROCK SPRINGS, WY
ARTCC: ZLC
Section chart: SALT LAKE CITY
Time Zone: UTC-7(-6DT)
RKS (KRKS)
ROCK SPRINGS, WY
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: CASPER FSS (CPR)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: RKS (ROCK SPRINGS-SWEETWATER COUNTY)
Attendance: 0500-2130
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21, HIRL RY 09/27, ODALS RY 09, MALSR RY 27, REILS RYS 03 & 21, AND TWY LGTS - CTAF. PAPI RYS 3 & 21 AND PAPI 09 & 27 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
COMMERCIAL LANDING FEE FOR ACFT OVER 12500 LBS.
Fuel: 100LL, A1+
Fire and Rescue: ARFF Index II A certified on 05/01/1973
PPR FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS 0530-2300 CALL ARPT OPS 307-352-6888.
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
ROCK SPRINGS/SWEETWATER COUNTY
ROCK SPRINGS/SWEETWATER COUNTY AIRPORT JOINT POWERS BOARDS
BOX 1987
ROCK SPRINGS, WY 82902-1987
UNITED STATES
Phone: 307-352-6880
MANAGER:
TERRY DOAK
BOX 1987
ROCK SPRINGS, WY 82902-1987
UNITED STATES
Phone: 307-352-6880
General Remarks
•  ITINERANT ACFT TIE DOWN S OF GENERAL AVAIATION TERMINAL.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.8 MHz  
ATIS: None  
Remarks:
•  COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY CASPER RADIO ON FREQ 122.6 (ROCK SPRING RCO).
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 27 ILS/DME I-RKS 109.3 MHz Chan 030X
•  GS UNUSBL BYD 5 DEG L OF LOC COURSE.
•  ILS GLIDESLOPE UNUSABLE FOR COUPLED APPROACHES BELOW 7,000 FT MSL.


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME OCS ROCK SPRINGS 116 MHz 24 Hours 2.3 nm 276.2°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR UNUSBL 186-195 BYD 25 NM BLO 14,000 FT.
•  DME UNUSBL 122-127 BYD 25 NM BLO 12,000 FT.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
RKS WX AWOS-3 135.075 MHz 307-382-5426 0.0 nm
RKS WX ASOS 118.375 MHz 307-362-2541 0.0 nm
FWZ WX AWOS-3PT 118.350 MHz 307-709-2644 56.6 nm
•  STAND-ALONE FACILITY NOT ASSOCIATED WITH AN AIRPORT OR NAVAID.
Runways
03/21
Dimensions: 5228 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment: PFC
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 12,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 25,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 03 Runway 21
True Alignment: 45° 225°
Markings: Basic Basic
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 41-35-18.7731 N 41-35-55.1457 N
Longitude: 109-4-24.3845 W 109-3-35.5677 W
Elevation: 6733.9 ft. 6748 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 30 ft. AGL 30 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left 2-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Yes
TDZE: 6745.2 ft. 6748 ft.

09/27
Dimensions: 10000 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment: GRVD
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 55,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 110,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 09 Runway 27
True Alignment: 103° 283°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 41-35-51.6307 N 41-35-29.0556 N
Longitude: 109-4-56.0141 W 109-2-47.9283 W
Elevation: 6731.8 ft. 6764.4 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 50 ft. AGL 50 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on right
Approach Lights: ODALS: Omnidirectional approach lighting system MALSR: 1400 feet medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 6740.9 ft. 6764.5 ft.

Heliports
None