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Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport

IATA: RKS

ICAO: KRKS

FAA: RKS

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RKS Airport Location

Latitude: 
41-35-39.2000N (41.594222)
Longitude: 
109-03-54.7000W (-109.065194)
Elevation: 
6764.6 feet MSL (2062 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.4 E (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
7 N.M. E of Rock Springs, Wyoming
Found On: 
Salt Lake City Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

RKS Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 09/27 is 10000 ft (3048 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 27

RKS Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0430-2200
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
7765 feet (2367 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class II
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

RKS Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
Fees: 
Yes
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Air Freight Services
Air Ambulance Services
Cargo Handling Services
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

RKS Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DEVON BRUBAKER
382 HWY 370
ROCK SPRINGS, WY 82901-1987
307-352-6880
ROCK SPRINGS/SWEETWATER COUNTY
BOX 1987
ROCK SPRINGS, WY 82902-1987
307-352-6880

RKS Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
43.2 Dutch John Airport
(33U)
199 189 100LL
61.4 Fort Bridger Airport
(FBR KFBR FBR)
259 248 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
68.2 Kemmerer Municipal Airport
(EMM KEMM EMM)
282 271 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
72.4 Vernal Regional Airport
(VEL KVEL VEL)
196 186 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
74.8 Hunt Field Airport
(LND KLND LND)
11 1 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
75.3 Miley Memorial Field Airport
(BPI KBPI BPI)
322 311 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
79.4 Ralph Wenz Field Airport
(KPNA PNA)
335 324 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
84.5 Rawlins Municipal/Harvey Field Airport
(RWL KRWL RWL)
80 70 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
90.6 Evanston-Uinta County Burns Field Airport
(EVW KEVW EVW)
258 247 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
90.7 Roosevelt Municipal Airport
(74V)
209 198 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
91.1 Rangely Airport
(RNG 4V0)
171 161 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
92.2 Riverton Regional Airport
(RIW KRIW RIW)
16 6 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
96.1 Craig-Moffat Airport
(CIG KCAG CAG)
132 122 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Where to Stay Near RKS Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near RKS Airport

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from RKS Airport Price
no Days Inn Rock Springs 8.5 64.95 USD
yes Best Western Outlaw Inn 8.6 99.99 USD
yes Econo Lodge Rock Springs 8.6 60.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn Rock Springs 9.4 92.65 USD
no Homewood Suites By Hilton Rock Springs 9.5 75.65 USD
yes Motel 8 Rock Springs 9.6 75.88 USD
yes Super 8 Rock Springs 9.7 52.00 USD
no Comfort Inn & Suites Rock Springs 9.8 79.00 USD
no Americas Best Value Inn And Suites-Rock Springs 10.1 75.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn-Rock Springs 10.1 94.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Rock Springs 10.2 80.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Rock Springs 10.2 80.99 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rock Springs Green River 10.4 94.99 USD
no Super 8 Green River 21.4 36.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn And Suites Green River, Wy 21.7 59.49 USD
yes Oak Tree Inn Green River 21.8 74.00
no Little America Hotel 39.6 69.00 USD
yes Energy Inn 77.2 60.99 USD
yes Best Western Plus Fossil Country Inn & Suites 77.6 98.00 USD
no Split Mountain Motel 82.1 80.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Downtown 82.2 90.00 USD
yes Best Western Dinosaur Inn 82.2 120.99 USD
no Landmark Inn and Suites 82.3 139.99 USD
no Landmark Inn and Suites B&B 82.3 84.99 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Vernal 82.4 0.00 USD
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