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Data Effective: 12/05/2019 - 01/02/2020
GXF (KGXF)
GILA BEND AF AUX
GILA BEND , AZ - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 32-53-16.25 N / 112-43-10.595 W
Elevation 883 FT
Variation 13 E 1985
From city 3 miles S of GILA BEND, AZ
ARTCC ZAB
Section chart PHOENIX
Time Zone UTC-7
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Minimum Operational Network No
Facility use Private use only
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours OPR 1430-0630Z MON-FRI, 1500-2359Z WKEND, CLSD HOL.
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS PRESCOTT FSS (PRC)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility GXF (GILA BEND AF AUX)
    Attendance DURG SKED RNG PERIODS ONLY
    CLSD HOL.
    Wind Indicator Yes
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights  
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee  
    Fuel NONE
    Fire and Rescue  
    Int'l Operations Not a Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: None  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: None  
    GILA BEND EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
    GILA BEND TOWER: 127.75 MHz LCL/P  
    LUKE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 125.45 MHz APCH/P DEP/P ;SOUTH
    Other - (RANGE CTL): 122.775 MHz RANGE CTL ;CALL: SNAKE EYE
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    BXK WX AWOS-3 119.625 MHz 623-386-7627 31.9 nm
    A39 WX AWOS-3 126.900 MHz 520-568-7704 40.7 nm
    LUF WX ASOS 267.4 MHz 623-877-8609 42.3 nm
    GEU WX AWOS-3 119.425 MHz 623-877-8609 43.8 nm
    CGZ WX AWOS-3PT 132.175 MHz 520-836-3392 48.3 nm
    RUNWAY 17/35
    Dimensions 8502 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition  
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN 31/F/B/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 17

    Traffic Pattern Left
    Latitude 32-53-58.31 N
    Longitude 112-43-10.49 W
    Elevation 826 ft.
    Visual Slope Indicator 2-light PAPI on right
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 826 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 35

    Traffic Pattern Left
    Latitude 32-52-34.19 N
    Longitude 112-43-10.7 W
    Elevation 883 ft.
    Visual Slope Indicator 2-light PAPI on right
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 883 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 12/05/19 to 0901Z 01/02/20.

    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    USAF
    LUKE AFB
    GLENDALE, AZ 85301
    UNITED STATES

    MANAGER

    BASE OPERATIONS
    LUKE AFB
    GLENDALE, AZ 85301
    UNITED STATES
    CHUCK FOWLER ARPT MAN , 623-856-5264.
    REMARKS
    • SEE FLIP AP/1 SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
    • RSTD: HELIPADS LIMITED TO UH-60 OR SMALLER HELICOPTERS.
    • RSTD: HELIPADS UNLGTD, RSTD TO DAY VFR USE ONLY UNLESS APPROVED BY AFLD MGR.
    • RSTD: PPR APVL FR 56 RMO/QAE (DSN 896-5261) MUST BE OBTAINED 24 HR PRIOR TO INTENDED LDG. PPR NOT RQR OF EMERG, DIVERTS OR OPNS IN SUPPORT OF SKED RANGE MSN.
    • CAUTION: TWY A ONLY 50 FT WIDE WITH 25 FT SHOULDERS. C-130 ARE RQR TO IDLE OUTBOARD ENGINES ON TWY A.
    • CAUTION: PERIPHERAL (OUTSIDE) TAXILINES ON PRK RAMP AND NORTH & SOUTH TURN AROUNDS TOO CLOSE TO EDGE OF RAMP AT 20 FT (25 FT RQR) USE CAUTION.
    • SERVICE-LGT: NSTD TWO LGT PAPI'S IN USE. USE CAUTION FOR NSTD, NON-COINCIDENTAL FRANGIBLE INFRA-RED LGT LCTD BTN 1000 FT & 7000 FT FM LDG THLD. THESE LGTS VISIBLE ONLY THRU NIGHT VISION DEVICES (NVD) IN SUPPORT OF PPR NIGHT VISION GOGGLE (NVG) MSN.
    • MISC: RY 17/35 ASPH WITH FIRST 1444 FT (RWY 17) AND 1401 FT (RWY 35) CONC AND GROOVED.
    • MISC: NSTD LGT LCTD IN BOTH OVRN: PRE THLD BAR - FIVE RED LGTS EACH SIDE OF OVRN JUST OFF EDGES - LCTD 100 FT FROM THLD AND ANOTHER SERIES OF RED LIGHTS - 11 ON BOTH N AND S END - ON CNTRLN LCTD 200 FT FROM THLD.
    • CAUTION: NUMEROUS OBST ON AFLD UNLGTD.
    • CAUTION: RY 17/35 MRK FIRST 1000 FT - BOTH ENDS OF RY NOT EASILY IDENTIFIABLE.
    • CAUTION: UNEVEN SFC BOTH SIDES OF APCH AND DEP END BAK-12 COULD RESULT IN TAIL HOOK SKIPPING OVER BAK-12 CABLE.
    • CAUTION: POTENTIAL EXIST FOR POOR BA ON WET RY.
    • CAUTION: RY ELEV SIGN LCTD AT TWY A; END OF RY 35 883 FT. END OF RY 17 826 FT.
    • RMK: PERIPHERAL (OUTSIDE) TAXILANES ON AND 'N' & 'S' TURN AROUNDS TOO CLOSE TO EDGE AT 20 FT (25 FT RQ); USE CAUTION.
    • SERVICE: FUEL - A++
    • MISC: NO HAZ CARGO PAD AVBL.
    • RSTD: BACK TAXI RQRD WHEN LDG RWY 35.
    • CLASS D SVC OPR 1430-0630Z MON-FRI, 1500-2359Z WKEND, CLSD HOL, OT CLASS G.
    • AFTER HR COPTER OPS MAY OCCUR.
    • CAUTION: THREE RAMP LGT POLES LCTD 100' FR EDGE OF PRK RAMP.
    • FOR CD CTC LUKE APCH AT 623-856-7361. IF UNA, CTC PHOENIX APCH AT 602-306-2565.
    • NOTAM GXF.