• Location

    Latitude: 
    29-36-26.4000N (29.607333)
    Longitude: 
    095-09-31.5000W (-95.158750)
    Elevation: 
    32.5 feet MSL (10 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    2.3 E (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    15 N.M. SE of Houston, Texas
    Found On: 
    Houston Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASW
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    06/1942
    Control tower: 
    Yes
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/ALL
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZHU (Houston)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SS-SR
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1032 feet (315 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    EFD
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No
    Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
    Class IV
    ARFF Index: A
    Air Carrier Service: Not Scheduled
    Certification Date: 07/1987

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  63
    Multi Engine:  19
    Jet Engine:  43
    GA Helicopters:  2
    Military Aircraft:  25

    Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

    Total Operations:  102269
    Commercial:  2154 2.1%
    Air Taxi:  9185 9.0%
    GA Local:  22189 21.7%
    GA Itinerant:  41208 40.3%
    Military Aircraft:  27533 26.9%
  • Communications

    Unicom:  122.950
    Tower:  ELLINGTON
    126.05
    253.5
    Hrs: 24
    Ground:  121.6
    275.8
    Approach:  HOUSTON
    Departure:  HOUSTON
    ATIS:  135.575
    269.9
    Hrs: 24
    EMERG:  121.5
    RDR:  271.3
    RDR:  284.0
    RDR:  134.1
    ANG OPS COMD POST:  288.5
    PMSV:  372.2
    ANG OPS/COMD POST:  142.2
    RDR:  390.8
    EMERG:  243.0
    RDR:  396.0

    • ANG FM 41.00 AVBL 0630-1600LCL PRIOR REQUEST ONLY MON-FRI.
    • FOR ANG OPS CALL TEXAN OPS.
    • FOR COMD POST CALL LONE STAR.
    • ANG OPS COMD POST 288.5.
       
  • Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    ARTURO MACHUCA
    BLDG 510 ELLINGTON FIELD
    HOUSTON, TX 77034
    713-847-4200
    CITY OF HOUSTON
    16930 JFK BLVD
    HOUSTON, TX 77032
    281-233-3000
  • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 713

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Brazos Avionics
      
    Unicom 122.7 922-6686 80, 100LL, Jet A
    Cliff Hyde Flying Service
      
    464-6524
    Lentz Enterprises
      
    922-6181 100LL, Jet A
    Signature Flight Support
      
    Unicom: 122.95 +1 281 484 6551
    Southwest Airport Services
      
    Unicom 122.95 484-6551, 800-426-5237 100LL, Jet A
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  • Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Montgomery County(CXO)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
       
  • Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

    There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

    APD - Airport Diagram
    DP - Departure Procedure Charts
    HOT - Hot Spots
    IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SC-5
    DP ALEXANDRIA ONE SC-5
    DP ALEXANDRIA ONE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP BLTWY FOUR (RNAV) SC-5
    DP BLTWY FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP BORRN THREE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP BORRN THREE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP CRIED NINE SC-5
    DP EL DORADO NINE SC-5
    DP EL DORADO NINE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP GIFFA NINE SC-5
    DP HOODO FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP HOODO FIVE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP INDIE FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP INDIE FIVE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP INDUSTRY NINE SC-5
    DP INDUSTRY NINE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP KARRR FOUR (RNAV) SC-5
    DP KARRR FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP LEONA THREE SC-5
    DP LEONA THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP LUFKIN TWO SC-5
    DP LUFKIN TWO[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP LURIC FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP LURIC FIVE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP MMALT THREE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP MMALT THREE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP PALACIOS NINE SC-5
    DP PALACIOS NINE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP STRYA FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP STRYA FIVE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    DP STYCK FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP TRUAX SEVEN SC-5
    DP WATFO FOUR (RNAV) SC-5
    DP WYLSN FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    IAP HI-ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 17R SC-5
    IAP HI-ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 22 SC-5
    IAP HI-ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 35L SC-5
    IAP HI-TACAN RWY 17R SC-5
    IAP HI-TACAN RWY 35L SC-5
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 17R SC-5
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 22 SC-5
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 35L SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04 SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17R SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22 SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35L SC-5
    IAP TACAN RWY 04 SC-5
    IAP TACAN RWY 17R SC-5
    IAP TACAN RWY 22 SC-5
    IAP TACAN RWY 35L SC-5
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-5
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-5
    STAR BLUBELL THREE SC-5
    STAR CESAN FOUR (RNAV) SC-5
    STAR CESAN FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR HUDZY THREE SC-5
    STAR HUDZY THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR OHIIO FOUR SC-5
    STAR QTRBK ONE SC-5
    STAR QTRBK ONE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR TCHDN TWO SC-5
    STAR TCHDN TWO[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR TKNIQ TWO (RNAV) SC-5
    STAR TKNIQ TWO (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR WAPPL FOUR (RNAV) SC-5
    STAR WAPPL FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR WAPPL FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.2 SC-5
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  • Maps

    Houston - Ellington (EFD) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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    EFD Airport Diagram

    Ellington Airport (EFD) Diagram
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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near EFD

    Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
  • Nearby Airports with Fuel

    Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
    6.2 La Porte Municipal Airport
    (T41)
    52 50 100LL, Jet A
    6.7 William P Hobby Airport
    (HOU KHOU HOU)
    290 288 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    6.8 Pearland Regional Airport
    (KLVJ LVJ)
    220 218 100LL, Jet A
    11.7 Wolfe Air Park Airport
    (3T2)
    228 226 100LL
    17.7 Houston-Southwest Airport
    (KAXH AXH)
    249 247 100LL, Jet A
    18.7 Rwj Airpark Airport
    (54T)
    60 58 100LL, Jet A
    24.5 George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
    (IAH KIAH IAH)
    337 335 100LL, Jet A
    25.8 Scholes International At Galveston Airport
    (GLS KGLS GLS)
    142 140 100LL, Jet A
    26.0 Sugar Land Regional Airport
    (SGR KSGR SGR)
    272 269 100LL, Jet A
    29.6 West Houston Airport
    (IWS KIWS IWS)
    295 292 100LL, Jet A
    31.8 Weiser Air Park Airport
    (KEYQ EYQ)
    308 305 100LL
    33.8 North Houston Airport
    (9X1)
    345 343 100LL
    33.9 Texas Gulf Coast Regional Airport
    (LJN KLBX LBX)
    208 206 100LL, Jet A
    34.1 David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport
    (DWH KDWH DWH)
    323 320 100LL, Jet A
    37.0 Liberty Municipal Airport
    (T78)
    40 38 100LL, Jet A
    45.6 Cleveland Municipal Airport
    (6R3)
    9 7 100LL
    46.7 Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport
    (CXO KCXO CXO)
    343 341 100LL, Jet A
    53.0 Bay City Regional Airport
    (BBC KBYY BYY)
    224 221 100LL, Jet A
    56.2 Wharton Regional Airport
    (WHT KARM ARM)
    248 245 100LL, Jet A
    56.4 Beaumont Municipal Airport
    (BMT KBMT BMT)
    60 58 100LL, Jet A
  • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KBMT NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of KBMT

    NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
    NM
    Include:
  • Ratings & Reviews

    Ellington Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Ellington Airport
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Centers
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Security Lines
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

  • Remarks

    A14 PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR
    A17 0800-DUSK DEC THROUGH MAR.
    A57-13 APCH SLOPE 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-31 APCH SLOPE 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
    A70 100LL AVBL 24 HRS SELF SERVICE WITH CREDIT CARD.
    A81-APT DUSK-DAWN. MIRL RY 13/31 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
    E111 PREDATES ACT.

  • Runways

    EFD Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 13/31 is 4001 ft (1220 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    EFD Airport Runway Details

    Runway 13/31  4001 ft x 75 ft (1220 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 03/24/2007
    Surface:  Asphalt - Excellent condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  17.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 13

    Runway 31

    Elevation: 
    29 31
    Latitude: 
    30-04-27.8058N 30-04-01.1414N
    Longitude: 
    094-13-13.8835W 094-12-40.2185W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    132 312
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 4.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Right Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES TREES
    Object Height: 
    44 69
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    990 1611
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    40 40
    Threshold Elevation: 
    29 32
    Displaced Threshold: 
    332 67
    Threshold Latitude: 
    30-04-25.5861N 30-04-01.5897N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    094-13-11.0905W 094-12-40.7837W
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

    Runway 13/31  4000 ft x 75 ft (1219 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 13

    Runway 31

    Elevation: 
    29 32
    Latitude: 
    30.0744 30.0671
    Longitude: 
    -94.2205 -94.2112
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    132 312
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    29 32
    Displaced Threshold: 
    332 67
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

    Runway 16/34  2300 ft x 100 ft (701 m x 30 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Grass -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 16

    Runway 34

    Elevation: 
    31 30
    Latitude: 
    30.0736 30.0664
    Longitude: 
    -94.2146 -94.213
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    169 349
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    31 30
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

  • Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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