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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
08-43-12.4508N (8.720125)
Longitude: 
167-43-53.9481E (167.731652)
Elevation: 
15.9 feet MSL (5 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.6 E (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC +12.0 (Standard Time)
UTC +12.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
0 N.M. of Kwajalein, Kwajalein Atoll
Found On: 
Gnc 7 Chart

Operations

Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0730-2130
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHN (Honolulu Control Facility)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
Split-White-Green (Lighted Military Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1016 feet (310 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
PKWA
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

Tower:  KWAJALEIN
126.2
360.2
Hrs: 1900-0500Z TUE-SAT, EXCLD FED HOL
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  KWAJALEIN
126.2
360.2
Hrs: 2200-0600, TUE-SAT, EXCLD FED HOL
Hrs: 0600-2200, SAT-TUE, EXCLD FED HOL
Departure:  KWAJALEIN
126.2
360.2
Hrs: 2200-0600, TUE-SAT, EXCLD FED HOL
Hrs: 0600-2200, SAT-TUE, EXCLD FED HOL
BASE OPS:  118.8
EMERG:  121.5

  • ALL ACFT WITHIN 50NM MAINT. TWR CTC, OT CTC BASE OPS 118.8 (ADVSY SVC ONLY).
  • DUR AFLD OPR PERIODS WHEN ATC NOT AVBL, ALL ACFT WILL USE STD ADVSY PRO OF SECTION 4-1-9 OF THE US AIM AND SELF-ANNOUNCE ALL MOVEMENTS ON CTAF BOTH ON GND AND WITHIN 10 NM OF THE ARPT.
  • ATCT-ARAC.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Army owned: 



US ARMY AERONAUTICAL SVCS AGENCY

FT BELVOIR, VA 22060

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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Honolulu(HNL)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

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Kwajalein - Bucholz AAF(Kwajalein Kmr)(Atoll) (KWA) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KWA

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

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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Ratings & Reviews

Bucholz AAF(Kwajalein Kmr)(Atoll) Airport Ratings

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Runways

KWA Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 06/24 is 6668 ft (2032 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

KWA Airport Runway Details



Runway 06/24  6668 ft x 198 ft (2032 m x 60 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 06

Runway 24

Elevation: 
9 9
Latitude: 
8.7174 8.72284
Longitude: 
167.723 167.74
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
73 253
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: 
9 9
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

Remarks

A110-1 24 HR PPR THRU CMDR US ARMY KWAJALEIN ATOLL; P.O. BOX 26 APO AP 96555; ATTN: BASE OPS; C805-355-2131 CONUS DSN 254-2131; HI/C 471-1836 X2131; HI/DSN 480-2131.
A110-10 AVOID RAIN CATCHMENTS ON N SIDE OF RWY AND TWY.
A110-13 (A70) FUEL CODE JP-5
A110-14 TACAN TOWER 75 FT HIGH LCTD 164 FT NORTH OF TWY E CNTRLN.
A110-15 PORTIONS OF TWY E NOT VIS FM ATCT.
A110-16 NUMEROUS TREES AND OTHER OBSTN WITHIN 300 FT S OF RY.
A110-17 USE OF PARALLEL TWY A LMTD TO C-141 AND SMALLER ACFT.
A110-18 ELECTRO-MAGNETIC RADIATION MAY EXIST 24 HRS DAILY WITHIN 5 NM, FM SFC TO 30,000 FT.
A110-19 RSTD: TWYS A AND E ARE WEIGHT RESTRICTED FOR THE FOLLOWING ACFT: B737, B757, B767, C-5, C-17, C-130, C-141, AND DC-8 BACK TAXI AND 180 DEG TURN ON RY WILL BE REQUIRED, FOR EITHER ARR OR DEP. EXCEPTIONS MAY BE GRANTED FOR TWY A, IN ORDER TO ACCESS EXPLOSIVE CARGO PARKING LOCATIONS.
A110-2 250' TWR 8.5NM PKWA BRG 300DEG.
A110-20 REPORT ON INITIAL CALL UP WITH AWOS WX INFO AVBL ON FREQ.119.675 OR CALL (805) 355-8161.
A110-3 CTN-PILOTS HAVE EXPERIENCED VERTIGO DUR NGT OPERNS ESPECIALLY DUR PERIODS OF REDUCED VIS DUE TO LACK OF VISUAL CUES.
A110-4 AFCT WITH EXPLOSIVE CARGO SHOULD PLAN TO ARRIVE BETWEEN 0830-1730 LCL.
A110-7 CAUTION: MEN EQUIPMENT AND VEHICLES MAY BE OPERATING IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO THE RWY.
A110-8 TRANSIT ALERT CONTRACTOR ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE 0730-1930 LCL.
A110-9 ARR/DEP SHOULD NOT BE PLANNED BETWEEN 1300-0730 LCL.

Services

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure

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