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Data Effective: 12/05/2019 - 01/02/2020
HOU (KHOU)
WILLIAM P HOBBY
HOUSTON , TX - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 29-38-43.5 N / 95-16-44 W
Elevation 46.3 FT
Variation 3 E 2015
From city 8 miles SE of HOUSTON, TX
ARTCC ZHU
Section chart HOUSTON
Time Zone UTC-6(-5DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Minimum Operational Network No
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS MONTGOMERY COUNTY FSS (CXO)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility HOU (WILLIAM P HOBBY)
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator Yes
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights SS-SR
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee No
    Fuel 100LL, A, A1
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I C
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 124.6 MHz (D-ATIS) 713-847-1491 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    RADAR TYPE: ASR-9 24 Hours
    HOBBY CLERANCE DELIVERY: 125.45 MHz CD PRE TAXI CLNC  
    HOBBY EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
      243 MHz EMERG  
    HOBBY GROUND: 121.9 MHz GND/P  
    HOBBY TOWER: 118.7 MHz LCL/P  
      256.9 MHz LCL/P  
    HOUSTON APPROACH: 119.175 MHz APCH/P  
      119.625 MHz APCH/P  
      120.05 MHz APCH/P IC ;EAST
      124.35 MHz APCH/P IC ;WEST
      226.675 MHz APCH/P  
      291.675 MHz APCH/P  
      316.15 MHz APCH/P IC ;WEST
      379.1 MHz APCH/P IC ;NORTH & EAST
    HOUSTON APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 134.45 MHz APCH/P DEP/P ;SOUTH
    HOUSTON DEPARTURE: 119.7 MHz DEP/P ;NORTH
      123.8 MHz DEP/P ;WEST
      257.7 MHz DEP/P ;WEST
      281.4 MHz DEP/P ;NORTH
      284 MHz DEP/P ;SOUTH
    Other - (ALEXANDRIA DP): 132.25 MHz ALEXANDRIA DP  
      285.425 MHz ALEXANDRIA DP  
    Other - (BAYYY STAR): 119.625 MHz BAYYY STAR  
      226.675 MHz BAYYY STAR  
    Other - (BELLR STAR): 119.175 MHz BELLR STAR  
    Other - (BLTWY RNAV DP): 132.25 MHz BLTWY RNAV DP  
      285.425 MHz BLTWY RNAV DP  
    Other - (BLUEBELL STAR): 124.225 MHz BLUEBELL STAR  
      306.975 MHz BLUEBELL STAR  
    Other - (CESAN STAR): 121.3 MHz CESAN STAR  
      377.1 MHz CESAN STAR  
    Other - (CLASS B): 119.7 MHz CLASS B ;NORTH
      123.8 MHz CLASS B ;WEST
      127.125 MHz CLASS B ;EAST
      134.45 MHz CLASS B ;SOUTH
      257.7 MHz CLASS B ;WEST
      269.075 MHz CLASS B ;EAST
      281.4 MHz CLASS B ;NORTH
      284 MHz CLASS B ;SOUTH
    Other - (CRIED DP): 132.25 MHz CRIED DP  
      285.425 MHz CRIED DP  
    Other - (EL DORADO DP): 132.25 MHz EL DORADO DP  
      285.425 MHz EL DORADO DP  
    Other - (ELOCO): 269.075 MHz ELOCO  
    Other - (ELOCO RNAV DP): 127.125 MHz ELOCO RNAV DP  
      281.4 MHz ELOCO RNAV DP  
    Other - (FINAL): 119.1 MHz FINAL  
    Other - (GIFFA DP): 132.25 MHz GIFFA DP  
    Other - (HOODO RNAV DP): 127.125 MHz HOODO RNAV DP  
    Other - (HUDZY STAR): 120.05 MHz HUDZY STAR  
      379.1 MHz HUDZY STAR  
    Other - (INDIE DP): 132.25 MHz INDIE DP  
    Other - (INDIE RNAV DP): 285.425 MHz INDIE RNAV DP  
    Other - (INDUSTRY DP): 126.675 MHz INDUSTRY DP  
      339.8 MHz INDUSTRY DP  
    Other - (KIDDZ STAR): 119.175 MHz KIDDZ STAR  
      291.675 MHz KIDDZ STAR  
    Other - (LEONA DP): 132.25 MHz LEONA DP  
      285.425 MHz LEONA DP  
    Other - (LUFKIN DP): 132.25 MHz LUFKIN DP  
      285.425 MHz LUFKIN DP  
    Other - (LURIC RNAV DP): 132.25 MHz LURIC RNAV DP  
      285.425 MHz LURIC RNAV DP  
    Other - (OHIIO STAR): 120.05 MHz OHIIO STAR  
      379.1 MHz OHIIO STAR  
    Other - (PALACIOS DP): 127.125 MHz PALACIOS DP  
      269.075 MHz PALACIOS DP  
    Other - (PEECE RNAV DP): 127.125 MHz PEECE RNAV DP  
      269.075 MHz PEECE RNAV DP  
    Other - (PTRON RNAV DP): 127.125 MHz PTRON RNAV DP  
      269.075 MHz PTRON RNAV DP  
    Other - (PUCKS STAR): 119.625 MHz PUCKS STAR  
      226.675 MHz PUCKS STAR  
    Other - (QTRBK STAR): 119.175 MHz QTRBK STAR  
      291.675 MHz QTRBK STAR  
    Other - (RETYR DP): 126.675 MHz RETYR DP  
      339.8 MHz RETYR DP  
    Other - (STRYA RNAV DP): 132.25 MHz STRYA RNAV DP  
      285.425 MHz STRYA RNAV DP  
    Other - (STYCK RNAV DP): 132.25 MHz STYCK RNAV 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): 127.125 MHz TRUAX DP  
      269.075 MHz TRUAX DP  
    Other - (WAPPL STAR): 120.05 MHz WAPPL STAR  
      379.1 MHz WAPPL STAR  
    Other - (WYLSN RNAV DP): 132.25 MHz WYLSN RNAV DP  
      285.425 MHz WYLSN RNAV DP  
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    HOU WX ASOS   713-847-1462 0.0 nm
    MCJ WX AWOS-3 119.575 MHz   7.4 nm
    • STAND-ALONE FACILITY NOT ASSOCIATED WITH AN AIRPORT OR NAVAID.
    LVJ WX ASOS 118.525 MHz 281-992-1853 7.7 nm
    T41 WX AWOS-3PT 120.275 MHz 281-471-2206 11.3 nm
    AXH WX AWOS-3 123.625 MHz 281-431-6572 13.3 nm
    RUNWAY 04/22
    Dimensions 7602 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 200,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 400,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 04

    True Alignment 44°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-38-20.7956 N
    Longitude 95-17-7.1596 W
    Elevation 42 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 58 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights ALSF2
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 44.1 ft.
    TORA 7602 ft.
    TODA 7602 ft.
    ASDA 7602 ft.
    LDA 7602 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 22

    True Alignment 224°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-39-14.9693 N
    Longitude 95-16-7.3639 W
    Elevation 38.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 49 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALS
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 41 ft.
    TORA 7602 ft.
    TODA 7602 ft.
    ASDA 7602 ft.
    LDA 7602 ft.
    RUNWAY 13L/31R
    Dimensions 5148 ft. x 100 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition FAIR
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 30,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 45,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 80,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 13L

    True Alignment 134°
    Markings Basic
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-39-9.386 N
    Longitude 95-17-1.9363 W
    Elevation 44.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 60 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 44.9 ft.
    TORA 5148 ft.
    TODA 5148 ft.
    ASDA 5148 ft.
    LDA 5148 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 31R

    True Alignment 314°
    Markings Basic
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-38-34.0163 N
    Longitude 95-16-19.9296 W
    Elevation 39.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 44 ft.
    TORA 5148 ft.
    TODA 5148 ft.
    ASDA 5148 ft.
    LDA 5148 ft.
    RUNWAY 13R/31L
    Dimensions 7599 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition EXCELLENT
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 195,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 220,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 13R

    True Alignment 134°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-39-3.3633 N
    Longitude 95-17-7.8374 W
    Elevation 44.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 52 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold 1032.8 ft.
    DT Latitude 29-38-56.2659 N
    DT Longitude 95-16-59.4135 W
    DT Elevation 46 ft.
    TDZE 46.2 ft.
    TORA 7599 ft.
    TODA 7599 ft.
    ASDA 7599 ft.
    LDA 6565 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 31L

    True Alignment 314°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-38-11.1441 N
    Longitude 95-16-5.8463 W
    Elevation 41.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 76 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    PAPI UNUSABLE BYD 8 DEGS LEFT & RIGHT OF CRS.
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 42.5 ft.
    TORA 7599 ft.
    TODA 7599 ft.
    ASDA 7599 ft.
    LDA 7599 ft.
    RUNWAY 17/35
    Dimensions 6000 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 121,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 195,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 17

    True Alignment 179°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-39-8.4999 N
    Longitude 95-17-4.7988 W
    Elevation 44.8 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 38 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-box VASI on left
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 46.2 ft.
    TORA 6000 ft.
    TODA 6000 ft.
    ASDA 6000 ft.
    LDA 6000 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 35

    True Alignment 359°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 29-38-9.1175 N
    Longitude 95-17-3.5451 W
    Elevation 42.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 41 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 46 ft.
    TORA 6000 ft.
    TODA 6000 ft.
    ASDA 6000 ft.
    LDA 6000 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

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

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for HOU

    Hot Spots

    HOT SPOT
    CONTACTS

    MANAGER

    LILIANA L. RAMBO
    7800 AIRPORT BLVD
    HOUSTON, TX 77061
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: (713) 845-7712

    OWNER

    CITY OF HOUSTON
    16930 JF KENNEDY BLVD
    HOUSTON, TX 77032
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 281-233-3000
    REMARKS
    • NMRS BIRDS ON AND IN VCNTY OF ARPT.
    • TWY G CNTRLN TO PARKED ACFT ON WEST SIDE ONLY 68 FT. TWY G CNTRLN TO EDGE OF ADJ SVC VEHICLE ROAD ON WEST SIDE ONLY 48 FT.
    • DUE TO COMPLEX RY CONFIGURATION; WHEN TAXIING TO THRS 13L & 13R AND 17 CHECK COMPASS HEADING BEFORE DEPARTING.
    • ACFT SOUTHBOUND ON TWY C TO RY 31L THLD USE EXTREME CARE; TWY C MAKES A 45 DEG DOGLEG TO THE LEFT CROSSING TWY K.
    • ACFT IN TKOF POSITION ON RY 22 BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE RADIO INTERFERENCE OR NULL ON FREQ 118.7. USE UPPER ANT IF SO EQUIPPED.
    • CUSTOMS RAMP HAS MULTIPLE OBSTRUCTIONS; RECOMMEND LARGE ACFT USE CUSTOMS OVERFLOW RAMP.
    • ASDE-X IN USE. OPERATE TRANSPONDERS WITH ALTITUDE REPORTING MODE AND ADS-B (IF EQUIPPED) ENABLED ON ALL AIRPORT SURFACES.
    • ARPT CLSD TO ACFT WITH WING SPAN OVER 125 FT EXCP 24 HRS PPR CALL AMGR 713-640-3000.
    • PILOTS/CREW SHOULD BE AWARE OF DEP TURNS IN EXCESS OF 180 DEGREES. READ BACK OF DIRECTION OF TURNS IS HIGHLY ENCOURAGED.