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Data Effective: 02/28/2019 - 03/28/2019
WYS (KWYS)
YELLOWSTONE
WEST YELLOWSTONE , MT - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 44-41-18.2 N / 111-7-3.5 W
Elevation 6649 FT
Variation 14 E 2005
From city 1 miles N of WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT
ARTCC ZLC
Section chart GREAT FALLS
Time Zone UTC-7(-6DT)
View active NOTAMS
OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower No air traffic control tower at airport
Tower Hours  
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS GREAT FALLS FSS (GTF)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility WYS (YELLOWSTONE)
    Attendance JUN-SEP 0800-1800
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle Yes
    Lights SEE RMK
    ACTVT HIRL RY 01/19 & MALSR RY 01 - CTAF; NOT AVBL 15 NOV-15 APR .
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee Yes
    LNDG FEE FOR ACFT OVER 9000 LBS.
    Fuel 100LL, A1+
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I A
    PPR FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 406-646-7631 OR 406-459-9825.
    Int'l Operations Not a Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 123. MHz  
    CTAF: 123. MHz  
    ATIS: None  
    Remarks:
    • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY SALT LAKE ARTCC ON FREQS 132.4/338.30 (BOZEMAN RCAG).
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    WYS WX AWOS-3P 118.1 MHz (406) 646-7727 0.5 nm
    EKS WX AWOS-3P 119.85 MHz 406-682-3835 41.7 nm
    DIJ WX AWOS-3PT 120.775 MHz 208-354-6661 56.8 nm
    RUNWAY 01/19
    Dimensions 8400 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 33/F/A/X/T
    Single Wheel 90,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 150,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 280,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 01

    True Alignment 26°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 44-40-41.0107 N
    Longitude 111-7-29.25 W
    Elevation 6648.8 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 6648.8 ft.
    TORA 8400 ft.
    TODA 8400 ft.
    ASDA 8400 ft.
    LDA 8400 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 19

    True Alignment 206°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 44-41-55.37 N
    Longitude 111-6-37.8286 W
    Elevation 6634.2 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 51 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-box VASI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 6638.1 ft.
    TORA 8400 ft.
    TODA 8400 ft.
    ASDA 8400 ft.
    LDA 8400 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 02/28/19 to 0901Z 03/28/19.

    Minimums

    TAKEOFF MINIMUMS

    Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) Charts

    ILS OR LOC RWY 01 NDB RWY 01 RNAV (GPS) RWY 01 RNAV (GPS) RWY 19
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    STATE OF MONTANA
    PO BOX 200507
    HELENA, MT 59620
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 406-444-2506

    MANAGER

    JEFF KADLEC
    721 AIRPORT RD.
    P.O. BOX 306
    WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT 59758-0306
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 406-646-7631
    IF NO ANSWER CALL 406-459-9825/406-444-2506.
    REMARKS
    • NO SNOW REMOVAL.
    • HEAVY SNOWMOBILE USE ON/ADJACENT RY WINTER MOS.
    • ARPT CLOSED NOV 15 THROUGH APR 15. CHECK NOTAMS FOR OPERATIONS DATES OR CALL 406-459-9825/406-646-7631.
    • COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -19C.
    • CONDITIONS UNMONITORED 1700-0800L DAILY.