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EFD (KEFD)
ELLINGTON
HOUSTON , TX - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 29-36-26.4 N / 95-9-31.5 W
Elevation 32.5 FT
Variation 5 E 2000
From city 15 miles SE of HOUSTON, TX
ARTCC ZHU
Section chart HOUSTON
Time Zone UTC-6(-5DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS FORT WORTH FSS (FTW)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility EFD (ELLINGTON)
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights SS-SR
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee  
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index IV A
    Int'l Operations   
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 135.575 MHz 713-847-4430 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    RADAR TYPE: GCA 24 Hours
    ELLINGTON EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
      243 MHz EMERG  
    ELLINGTON GROUND: 121.6 MHz GND/P  
      275.8 MHz GND/P  
    ELLINGTON TOWER: 126.05 MHz LCL/P  
      253.5 MHz LCL/P  
    HOUSTON APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 134.45 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
      284 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
    Other - (ALEXANDRIA DP): 134.45 MHz ALEXANDRIA DP  
      284 MHz ALEXANDRIA DP  
    Other - (ANG COMD POST): 142.2 MHz ANG COMD POST  
    Other - (ANG OPS): 142.2 MHz ANG OPS  
      288.5 MHz ANG OPS  
    Other - (BLTWY RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz BLTWY RNAV DP  
      284 MHz BLTWY RNAV DP  
    Other - (BLUEBELL STAR): 124.225 MHz BLUEBELL STAR  
      306.975 MHz BLUEBELL STAR  
    Other - (BORRN RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz BORRN RNAV DP  
      284 MHz BORRN RNAV DP  
    Other - (CESAN STAR): 121.3 MHz CESAN STAR  
      377.1 MHz CESAN STAR  
    Other - (CRIED DP): 134.45 MHz CRIED DP  
      284 MHz CRIED DP  
    Other - (DREMR DP): 134.45 MHz DREMR DP  
      284 MHz DREMR DP  
    Other - (EL DORADO DP): 134.45 MHz EL DORADO DP  
      284 MHz EL DORADO DP  
    Other - (GIFFA DP): 134.45 MHz GIFFA DP  
      284 MHz GIFFA DP  
    Other - (HOODO RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz HOODO RNAV DP  
      284 MHz HOODO RNAV DP  
    Other - (HUDZY STAR): 120.05 MHz HUDZY STAR  
      379.1 MHz HUDZY STAR  
    Other - (INDIE RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz INDIE RNAV DP  
      284 MHz INDIE RNAV DP  
    Other - (INDUSTRY RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz INDUSTRY RNAV DP  
      284 MHz INDUSTRY RNAV DP  
    Other - (KARRR DP): 284 MHz KARRR DP  
    Other - (KARRR RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz KARRR RNAV DP  
    Other - (LEONA DP): 134.45 MHz LEONA DP  
      284 MHz LEONA DP  
    Other - (LUFKIN DP): 134.45 MHz LUFKIN DP  
      284 MHz LUFKIN DP  
    Other - (LURIC DP): 134.45 MHz LURIC DP  
    Other - (LURIC RNAV DP): 284 MHz LURIC RNAV DP  
    Other - (MMALT RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz MMALT RNAV DP  
      284 MHz MMALT RNAV DP  
    Other - (OHIIO STAR): 120.05 MHz OHIIO STAR  
      379.1 MHz OHIIO STAR  
    Other - (PALACIOS DP): 134.45 MHz PALACIOS DP  
      284 MHz PALACIOS DP  
    Other - (PMSV METRO): 372.2 MHz PMSV METRO  
    Other - (QTRBK STAR): 119.175 MHz QTRBK STAR  
      291.675 MHz QTRBK STAR  
    Other - (RADAR): 134.1 MHz RADAR  
      271.3 MHz RADAR  
      284 MHz RADAR  
      390.8 MHz RADAR  
      396 MHz RADAR  
    Other - (STRYA DP): 134.45 MHz STRYA DP  
      284 MHz STRYA DP  
    Other - (STYCK DP): 134.45 MHz STYCK DP  
      284 MHz STYCK DP  
    Other - (TCHDN STAR): 119.175 MHz TCHDN STAR  
      291.675 MHz TCHDN STAR  
    Other - (TKNIQ STAR): 119.625 MHz TKNIQ STAR  
      226.675 MHz TKNIQ STAR  
    Other - (TRUAX DP): 134.45 MHz TRUAX DP  
      284 MHz TRUAX DP  
    Other - (WAPPL STAR): 120.05 MHz WAPPL STAR  
      379.1 MHz WAPPL STAR  
    Other - (WATFO DP): 134.45 MHz WATFO DP  
      284 MHz WATFO DP  
    Other - (WYLSN DP): 284 MHz WYLSN DP  
    Other - (WYLSN RNAV DP): 134.45 MHz WYLSN RNAV DP  
      284 MHz WYLSN RNAV DP  
    Remarks:
    • ANG FM 41.00 AVBL 0630-1600LCL PRIOR REQUEST ONLY MON-FRI.
    • ANG OPS COMD POST 288.5.
    • FOR COMD POST CALL LONE STAR.
    • FOR ANG OPS CALL TEXAN OPS.
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    T41 WX AWOS-3PT 120.275 MHz 281-471-2206 6.2 nm
    LVJ WX ASOS 118.525 MHz 281-992-1853 6.7 nm
    HOU WX ASOS   713-847-1462 6.7 nm
    MCJ WX AWOS-3 119.575 MHz   14.0 nm
    • STAND-ALONE FACILITY NOT ASSOCIATED WITH AN AIRPORT OR NAVAID.
    AXH WX AWOS-3 123.625 MHz 281-431-6572 17.7 nm
    RUNWAY 04/22
    Dimensions 8001 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 110/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel 100,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 164,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 300,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 668,000 lbs

    Base End: 04

    True Alignment 44°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-35-53.4287 N
    Longitude 95-9-46.7581 W
    Elevation 26 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 30.3 ft.
    TORA 8001 ft.
    TODA 8001 ft.
    ASDA 8001 ft.
    LDA 8001 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 22

    True Alignment 224°
    Traffic Pattern  
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-36-50.5425 N
    Longitude 95-8-43.9702 W
    Elevation 30.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 30.6 ft.
    TORA 8001 ft.
    TODA 8001 ft.
    ASDA 8001 ft.
    LDA 8001 ft.
    RUNWAY 17L/35R
    Dimensions 4609 ft. x 75 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition FAIR
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights  
    PCN 12/R/C/W/T
    Single Wheel 24,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 63,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 145,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 300,000 lbs

    Base End: 17L

    True Alignment 179°
    Traffic Pattern  
    Markings Basic
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-37-6.4914 N
    Longitude 95-9-22.3502 W
    Elevation 31 ft.
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 32.5 ft.
    TORA 4609 ft.
    TODA 4609 ft.
    ASDA 4609 ft.
    LDA 4609 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 35R

    True Alignment 359°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Basic
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-36-20.8714 N
    Longitude 95-9-21.2998 W
    Elevation 30.1 ft.
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 32 ft.
    TORA 4609 ft.
    TODA 4609 ft.
    ASDA 4609 ft.
    LDA 4609 ft.
    RUNWAY 17R/35L
    Dimensions 9001 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 120/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel 100,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 190,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 590,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 800,000 lbs

    Base End: 17R

    True Alignment 179°
    Traffic Pattern  
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-37-5.9916 N
    Longitude 95-9-51.8151 W
    Elevation 31.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 48 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSF
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 32 ft.
    TORA 9001 ft.
    TODA 9001 ft.
    ASDA 9001 ft.
    LDA 9001 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 35L

    True Alignment 359°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-35-36.914 N
    Longitude 95-9-49.7532 W
    Elevation 27.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 32 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSF
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 27.6 ft.
    TORA 9001 ft.
    TODA 9001 ft.
    ASDA 9001 ft.
    LDA 9001 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    CITY OF HOUSTON
    16930 JFK BLVD
    HOUSTON, TX 77032
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 281-233-3000

    MANAGER

    ARTURO MACHUCA
    BLDG 510 ELLINGTON FIELD
    HOUSTON, TX 77034
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 713-847-4200
    REMARKS
    • TWY B UNLGTD EAST OF RY 17R/35L; DALGT USE ONLY.
    • BE ALERT FOR MIL ACFT AT 1600 MSL MAKING OVHD APCHS.
    • 70 FT AGL TANKS LCTD 1400 FT NE OF RY 17R APCH.
    • RWY 17L/35R BTWN TWYS C & G - DUAL PURPOSE RWY/TWY WITH TWY LGTS.
    • NMRS BIRDS ON AND INVOF ARPT ALL QUADRANTS.
    • RWY 17R ARRESTING BARRIERS 1500 FT LCTD IN SAFETY AREA 14 INCH LIP EACH SIDE OF RWY.
    • RWY 35L ARRESTING BARRIERS 1849 FT LCTD IN SAFETY AREA 14 INCH LIP EACH SIDE OF RWY.
    • FLUID: LHOX HPOX
    • SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
    • CAUTION: NMRS SMALL ARPT WITH EXTV TRNG IN AREA OF ARPT.
    • NS ABTMT: NOISE SENSITIVE AREAS S AND E OF FLD. JET ACFT RSTD TO STR-IN FULL STOP LDG ONLY BTN 2200-0700 DLY, 2200-1300 SUN. NO MULTI PRACTICE VFR APCH BTN 2300-0700 SUN. ON DEP JET ACFT MIN USE OF AFTER BURNERS AND CLIMB RWY HDG TO 1000' PRIOR TO TURNS OR REJOIN.
    • CG: MIN 24 HR PPR EXC CG MSN. C713-578-3000.
    • STREET LGTS LCTD 700 FT EAST OF RWY 17R APCH MAY BE MISTAKEN FOR APCH LGTS.
    • MISC: PRK RAMP CAP TDT710.
    • ANG: ANG RAMP CLSD TO ALL ACFT EXEC OFFL BUS ONLY. 24 HRS PPR, CTC BASE OPS, 1200-2130Z++ TUE-FRI, CLSD WKEND & HOL. DSN 454-2142, C281-929-2142. COMD POST AVBL 24 HR, DSN 454-2716, C281-929-2716. ALL OTHER TRAN ACFT CTC FBO 281-484-6551.
    • RWY 04 ARRESTING BARRIERS 1563 FT LCTD IN SAFETY AREA 14 INCH LIP EACH SIDE OF RWY.
    • RWY 22 ARRESTING BARRIERS 1496 FT LCTD IN SAFETY AREA 14 INCH LIP EACH SIDE OF RWY.
    • SERVICE - AGEAR: POTENTIAL FOR TAIL HOOK SKIP ON RWY 17R/35L AND RWY 04/22 DUE TO CNTLN LGT WITHIN 200' OF RWY A-G. AGEAR: A-GEAR LGTD MRK PLACEMENT EXCEEDS 75' FR RWY EDGE.
    • ARPT CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN 171 FT OR GREATER EXCEPT 24 HRS PPR 281-433-1612.
    • SERVICE-FUEL: A++ (MIL).
    • ANG OPS COMD POST 288.5.
    • ANG: BASH PHASE II COND OCT-APR FOR MIGRATORY BIRDS. BASH PHASE I MAY-SEP.
    • JASU: 1(-95) 1(-86) 1(JETEX5).
    • UAS OPS WI ELLINGTON CLASS D ASP, OPR HRS VARY.
    • PPR FOR UNSCHEDULED AIR CARRIER OPS, CTC 281-433-1612.
    • RWY 17L-35R AND TWY B EAST OF RWY 17R-35L NOT AVBL FOR AIR CARRIER ACFT.