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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
30-24-37.5300N (30.410425)
Longitude: 
088-55-27.9600W (-88.924433)
Elevation: 
33.0 feet MSL (10 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
1.7 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
0 N.M. W of Biloxi, Mississippi
Found On: 
New Orleans Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/1400-0500Z++
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1033 feet (315 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BIX
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Total Operations:  33600
Military Aircraft:  33600 100.0%

Communications

Tower:  KEESLER
120.75
269.075
Hrs: MON-FRI 1400-0500Z++, SAT-SUN 1700-2300Z++, CLSD HOL. UNIT TRAINING ASSEMBLES SUN 1900-0500Z++.
Ground:  275.8
Approach:  GULFPORT
124.6(130-309)
127.5(310-129)
HOUSTON ARTCC
Departure:  GULFPORT
124.6(130-309)
127.5(310-129)
HOUSTON ARTCC
ATIS:  281.55
Hrs: OPR 1400-0500++MON-FRI. 1700-2300++ SAT & SUN. CLSD HOL. UNIT TRNG ASSEMBLIES 1700-2300++
GULL OPS (MAC):  349.4
PTD:  372.2
AEROMEDICAL EVAC:  236.6
403 WG AFRC COMD:  252.8
PMSV:  267.4
OPNS:  283.7

  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 132.6/316.075 (MOBILE RCAG) WHEN GULFPORT APCH CTL CLSD.
  • PMSV METRO: FULL SVC DUR AFLD OPR HR, EXTN AS RQR, CLSD HOL. REMOTE BRIEFING SVC AVBL FR 26 OWS BARKSDALE AFB, LA, DSN 331-2651,C318-529-2651. AUTO FMQ-19 IN USE 24/7. AUGMENTED/BACKED UP FMQ-19 IN USE WHEN REQ DUR OP HRS & FOR RESOURCE PROTECTION.
  • CALL ACCOUNTANT.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Air Force owned: 
CHIEF OF AFLD MANAGEMENT
HQ TECH TRNG CTR, KEESLER AFB
BILOXI, MS 39534
228-377-2123
USAF
HQ TECH TRNG CTR, KEESLER AFB
BILOXI, MS 39534

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 601

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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Greenwood(GWO)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/21/18 to 0901Z 07/19/18.

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Last Cycle
APD (Military) AIRPORT DIAGRAM SC-4
IAP (Military) ILS OR LOC RWY 21 SC-4
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 03 SC-4
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 21 SC-4
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 03 SC-4
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 21 SC-4
IAP (Military) TACAN-A SC-4
IAP (Military) TACAN-B SC-4
MIN (Military) TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-4
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Biloxi - Keesler AFB (BIX) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near BIX

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
7.5 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
(GPT KGPT GPT)
268 270 100LL, Jet A
20.7 Trent Lott International Airport
(PGL KPQL PQL)
81 83 100LL, Jet A
24.1 Diamondhead Airport
(66Y)
263 264 100LL
27.6 Stennis International Airport
(KHSA HSA)
264 265 100LL, Jet A
28.7 Dean Griffin Memorial Airport
(M24)
334 336 100LL
37.5 Poplarville-Pearl River County Airport
(M13)
307 308 100LL
39.0 Mobile Regional Airport
(MOB KMOB MOB)
64 66 100LL, Jet A, JP-4
46.1 Mobile Downtown Airport
(BFM KBFM BFM)
73 75 100LL, Jet A
46.6 Slidell Airport
(KASD ASD)
265 266 100LL, Jet A+
54.0 Hattiesburg Bobby L Chain Municipal Airport
(HBG KHBG HBG)
341 343 100LL, Jet A
54.3 George R Carr Memorial Air Field Airport
(BXA KBXA BXA)
296 297 100LL, Jet A
54.3 H L Sonny Callahan Airport
(KCQF CQF)
86 88 100LL, Jet A+
55.1 St Tammany Regional Airport
(L31)
272 273 100LL
61.3 Lakefront Airport
(NEW KNEW NEW)
249 250 100LL, Jet A
63.3 Foley Municipal Airport
(5R4)
88 91 100LL
63.4 Bay Minette Municipal Airport
(1R8)
63 66 100LL, Jet A+
66.9 Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport
(PIB KPIB PIB)
341 343 100, Jet A
73.6 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
(MSY KMSY MSY)
250 251 100LL, Jet A
75.5 Waynesboro Municipal Airport
(2R0)
11 13 100LL
76.8 Hesler-Noble Field Airport
(LUL KLUL LUL)
350 352 100LL, Jet A-1+

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Ratings & Reviews

Keesler AFB Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Keesler AFB Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

On-time Performance
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Geographic Location
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Security Lines
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Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
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Parking Pricing
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Public Transport
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Car Rental
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Taxis
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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Runways

BIX Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 03/21 is 7630 ft (2326 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 21

BIX Airport Runway Details



Runway 03/21  7630 ft x 150 ft (2326 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  PEM -
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 03

Runway 21

Elevation: 
23 17
Latitude: 
30.4019 30.419
Longitude: 
-88.9314 -88.9174
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
35 215
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: 
23 17
Displaced Threshold: 
1599 1000
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

Remarks

A110-10 MISC: HNGR SPACE NOT AVBL FOR SVR WX. COMSEC MATERIALS ARE NOT AVBL.
A110-13 JASU: 1(MA-1A); 3(A/M32-86A).
A110-14 FUEL: A++.
A110-15 FLUID: SP PRESAIR LPOX LOX
A110-16 OIL: 0-148-156
A110-21 CAUTION: GS ANT 250 FT W OF CNTRLN AND 1050 FT FROM AER 21.
A110-23 MISC: RWY 03 AVBL TKOF 6632' FR KEY-HOLE; RWY 21 AVBL TKOF 6034' FR KEY-HOLE. SEE US TRML LO ARPT SKETCH FOR NSTD RWY 03/21 CONFIGURATION.
A110-24 MISC: RWY 03 DISPL THLD DIMENSIONS AND SFC - 1ST 200 X 150 IS CONCRETE, NEXT 800 X 75 IS CONCRETE WITH 37.5' NON-WT BRG ASPHALT EDGE EA SIDE, AND REMAINING 598 X 150 IS CONCRETE.
A110-25 MISC: RWY 21 DISPL THLD DIMENSIONS AND SFC - 1ST 200 X 150 IS CONCRETE, NEXT 800 X 75 IS CONCRETE WITH 37.5' NON-WT BRG ASPHALT EDGE EA SIDE.
A110-26 MISC: VIP ACFT CTC PTD 372.2 15 MIN PRIOR TO LDG WITH FIRM CHOCK TIME. DURG OPR HRS LIFEGUARD/MEDEVAC/SAR/MSN ESSENTIAL ACFT CTC AFLD MGMT. OPS DSN 597-2120, C228-377-21210, 1 HR PRIOR TO ARR FOR PROPER COORD, DUR NON-OPR HRS CTC COMD POST DSN 597-4330, C228-377-4330 1 HR PRIOR TO REQ AFLD BE OPEN.
A110-27 MISC: CLASS D AIRSPACE EFF 1400-0500Z++ MON-FRI, 1700-2300Z++ SAT AND SUN, CLSD HOL, UNIT TRNG ASSEMBLIES 1900-0500Z++ SUN.
A110-28 403 WG AFRC - C130/WC130 ACFT OPR WKD.
A110-31 CAUTION: RWY EDGE LGTS PAST THRESHOLDS GREATER THAN 10' FROM FULL STRENGTH PAVEMENT. SPOT 24/25 (TWY B AND F) LIGHT-ALLS USED WHEN C-17 PARK DURG HRS OF DARKNESS AND INCLEMENT WX.
A110-32 RSTD: ACFT RINSE FAC (BIRD BATH) TWY C AVBL TO C-130 AND LGR.
A110-33 CAUTION; RWY HAZ MEN OR EQUIP OPERATING RANDOMLY TO INCLUDE WITHIN 100' OF RWY DLY.
A110-34 CAUTION: LARGE FRAME AND HEAVY ACFT WILL MAKE 180-DEGREE TURNS ON CONCRETE PORTION OF RWY.
A110-35 HELICOPTER TFC PAT 500 FT MSL
A110-4 BASH PHASE II IN EFF 3 JUN - 30 SEP; EXP HEAVIER BIRD ACT SR-SS.
A110-41 PPR C-130 AND LGR, PPR ALL ACFT AFTER TRAN MAINT OPR CTC AFLD MGMT OPS AT DSN 597-2120.
A110-42 RSC/RCR NOT RPT DUR PUBL AFLD CLSD TIMES.
A110-45 SERVICE-LGT: NSTD RY EDGE AND TWY LGTS; SEVERAL LGTS GREATER THAN 200 FT DIST APART ON RY, SEVERAL MISSING TWY EXIT LGTS.
A110-47 TRAN ALERT: TRAN MAINT OPR 1600-0100Z++ MON-FRI. OT WITH PRIOR COORD; CTC AMOPS DSN 597-2120
A110-48 CAUTION: NVD TRNG 0200-0400Z++ TUE AND THU
A110-5 RSTD: AIR CREWS CTC GND PRIOR TO ACFT ENG START. PPR EXC MEDEVAC MON-FRI, C130 AND LARGER SAT-SUN, DSN 597-2120.
A110-6 RSTD: PILOTS WILL AVOID FLYING OVER USAF MEDICAL CNTR LCTD ON BACK BAY 1 NM EAST OF RY AND VA HOSPITAL ON BACK BAY 1 NM W OF RY.
A110-8 ALL C130 OR LARGER MUST FACE N ON TWY B FOR MAINT RUNS OR ENG RUN-UPS. TRAN ACFT RON MUST ARR BY 2100Z++ MON-FRI BY 2200Z++ SUN.
A110-9 CAUTION: MARINA TREES HINDER WIND, LO WIND SPEED ON RY 21 WHEN WIND DIR FROM 280-340. DUR AUGMENTATION/BACK UP; LTD WX OBSN TO E AND VIS MKR BYD 1 SM ONLY AVBL IN THE W TO N SECTOR, NIGHT FLOOD LGT HINDER CLOUD AND VIS OBSN, AND CEIL FRE 100-200 FT LO THAN OBSN ON RY 21 APCH FROM NOV-MAR.
A17 OPR 1400- 0500Z++ MON-FRI, CLSD HOL; WEEKEND HRS: UNIT TRNG ASSEMBLY (UTA) WEEKENDS NORMALLY FIRST WEEKEND OF MONTH, SAT 1700-2300Z++, SUN 1630-0500Z++. ALL NON-UTA WEEKENDS AFLD WILL BE CLSD BUT AVBL TO OPEN WITH PRIOR COORD; CTC AMOPS DSN 597-2120.
A49-03 RWY 3 ALSF1 LEN 2000 FT.
A58-03 LGTD WATER TWR LCTD 1775 FT RGT OF CENTERLINE RWY 03 AND 2900 FT LEFT OF CENTERLINE RWY 21.
E147 OVERHEAD 1500 FT; CONVENTIONAL 1000 FT.

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A-1+
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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