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Location

Latitude: 
31-57-49.3000N (31.963694)
Longitude: 
110-15-35.2610W (-110.259795)
Elevation: 
3628.0 feet MSL (1106 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
9.5 E (as of December 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. E of Benson, Arizona
Found On: 
Phoenix Chart
FAA Region: 
AWP

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
02/1947
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAB (Albuquerque)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
4628 feet (1411 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  8

Annual Operations (as of 10/05/1990)

Total Operations:  700
GA Local:  100 14.3%
GA Itinerant:  100 14.3%
Military Aircraft:  500 71.4%

Communications

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Privately owned: 
    BEN A TAYLOR
    BOX 54
    BENSON, AZ 85602
    602-586-3421
    BEN A TAYLOR
    BOX 54
    BENSON, AZ 85602
    602-586-3421

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    Area Code: 602

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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Maps

    Benson - Benson (31AZ) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 31AZ

    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
    22.9 Sierra Vista Municipal-Libby AAF Airport
    (FHU KFHU FHU)
    190 181 100, Jet A
    25.1 Cochise County Airport
    (P33)
    47 38 100LL, Jet A-1+
    35.8 Tucson International Airport
    (TUS KTUS TUS)
    284 274 100LL, Jet A
    40.8 Bisbee Municipal Airport
    (BSQ P04)
    151 142 100LL
    44.4 Nogales International Airport
    (OLS KOLS OLS)
    222 212 100LL, Jet A
    44.7 Bisbee Douglas International Airport
    (DUG KDUG DUG)
    131 122 100LL, Jet A-1+
    44.9 San Manuel Airport
    (E77)
    334 324 100LL
    45.9 Cochise College Airport
    (P03)
    140 131 100LL
    47.7 Ryan Field Airport
    (KRYN RYN)
    283 273 100LL, Jet A
    53.6 Douglas Municipal Airport
    (DGL KDGL DGL)
    133 124 100LL, Jet A
    55.5 Marana Regional Airport
    (AVW KAVQ AVQ)
    299 289 100LL, Jet A
    62.1 Safford Regional Airport
    (SAD KSAD SAD)
    30 21 100LL, Jet A+
    63.2 Pinal Airpark Airport
    (MZJ KMZJ MZJ)
    301 291 100LL, Jet A
    82.7 Lordsburg Municipal Airport
    (LSB KLSB LSB)
    74 65 100LL, Jet A-1+
    83.0 Coolidge Municipal Airport
    (P08)
    314 304 100LL, Jet A
    84.1 Eloy Municipal Airport
    (E60)
    307 297 100LL, Jet A
    85.9 San Carlos Apache Airport
    (P13)
    346 336 100LL, Jet A
    96.7 Casa Grande Municipal Airport
    (CGZ KCGZ CGZ)
    308 298 100LL, Jet A+

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL 31AZ NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of 31AZ

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

    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
    NM
    Include:

    Ratings & Reviews

    Benson Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Benson Airport
    • 2.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 2.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 3.3/5 (4 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 3.0/5 (3 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Remarks

    A110-1 USE AT PILOTS OWN RISK--PRIOR CONTACT RECOMMENDED.
    A110-2 GOPHER HOLES, SLICK & MUDDY WHEN WET
    A52-08 5' BRUSH AT THR; 4' BANK; AND 5' FENCE 110' FROM W END.
    E111 ESTABD PRIOR TO 5/15/59.

    Runways

    31AZ Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 08/26
    Longest Runway: 08/26 is 4800 ft (1463 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    31AZ Airport Runway Details

    Runway 08/26  4800 ft x 140 ft (1463 m x 43 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Dirt - Fair condition -
    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 08

    Runway 26

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    PLINE
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    300 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    No No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    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: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A+
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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