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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 June 2018 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

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1942
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0430-2200
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLC (Salt Lake City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
7765 feet (2367 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RKS
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

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  35
Multi Engine:  5
GA Helicopters:  1
Ultralights:  3

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  16674
Commercial:  24 0.1%
Air Taxi:  4550 27.3%
GA Local:  2275 13.6%
GA Itinerant:  9770 58.6%
Military Aircraft:  55 0.3%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
ASOS:  118.375 (307-362-2541)

  • COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY CASPER RADIO ON FREQ 122.6 (ROCK SPRING RCO).
   

Contacts

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

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 307

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Airport Management
  
Unicom 122.8 352-6888 100ll, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Casper(CPR)
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.

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APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM NW-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 27 NW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 09 NW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 27 NW-1
IAP VOR/DME RWY 09 NW-1
IAP VOR/DME RWY 27 NW-1
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MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NW-1
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Rock Springs - Rock Springs-Sweetwater County (RKS) Airport Terminal Map

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RKS Airport Sectional

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RKS Airport Diagram

Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport (RKS) Diagram
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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near RKS

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
43.2 Dutch John Airport
(33U)
199 189 100LL
61.4 Fort Bridger Airport
(FBR KFBR FBR)
259 248 100LL
68.2 Kemmerer Municipal Airport
(EMM KEMM EMM)
282 271 100LL, Jet A
72.4 Vernal Regional Airport
(VEL KVEL VEL)
196 186 100LL, Jet A
74.8 Hunt Field Airport
(LND KLND LND)
11 1 100LL, Jet A
75.3 Miley Memorial Field Airport
(BPI KBPI BPI)
322 311 100LL, Jet A
79.4 Ralph Wenz Field Airport
(KPNA PNA)
335 324 100LL, Jet A
84.5 Rawlins Municipal/Harvey Field Airport
(RWL KRWL RWL)
80 71 100LL, Jet A
90.6 Evanston-Uinta County Burns Field Airport
(EVW KEVW EVW)
258 247 100LL, Jet A
90.7 Roosevelt Municipal Airport
(74V)
209 198 100LL, Jet A
91.1 Rangely Airport
(RNG 4V0)
171 161 100LL
92.2 Riverton Regional Airport
(RIW KRIW RIW)
16 6 100LL, Jet A
96.1 Craig-Moffat Airport
(CIG KCAG CAG)
132 123 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KRKS NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within
NM of KRKS

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

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

Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

On-time Performance
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Business Centers
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Wireless Internet Access
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Telephones
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restrooms
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Seating Areas
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Parking Pricing
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Runways

RKS Airport Runway Summary

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

RKS Airport Runway Details



Runway 03/21  5223 ft x 75 ft (1592 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 03

Runway 21

Elevation: 
6730 6744
Latitude: 
41.5886 41.5987
Longitude: 
-109.073 -109.06
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
45 225
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: 
6730 6744
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



Runway 09/27  10000 ft x 150 ft (3048 m x 46 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 09

Runway 27

Elevation: 
6728 6760
Latitude: 
41.5977 41.5914
Longitude: 
-109.082 -109.047
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
103 283
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: 
6728 6760
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

A11 ROCK SPRINGS/SWEETWATER COUNTY AIRPORT JOINT POWERS BOARDS
A24 LDG FEE FOR ALL ACFT OVER 12500 LBS MTOW, WAIVED FOR GA ACFT WITH MNM FUEL PURCHASE. CALL SWEETWATER AVN 307-352-6888.
A26 PPR FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS 0430-2200 CALL ARPT OPS 307-352-6888. ARFF INDEX C AVBL WITH 24 HR NOTICE: CALL ARPT OPS 307-352-6888.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21, HIRL RY 09/27, ODALS RY 09, MALSR RY 27, REILS RYS 03 & 21, AND TWY LGTS - CTAF. PAPI RYS 3 & 21 AND PAPI 09 & 27 OPER CONTINUOUSLY.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

Services

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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