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Location

Latitude: 
38-58-24.2091N (38.973391)
Longitude: 
104-49-12.1178W (-104.820033)
Elevation: 
6576.0 feet MSL (2004 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.9 E (as of August 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
10 N.M. N of Colorado Springs, Colorado
Found On: 
Denver Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
01/1943
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
OCT 1 TO FEB 28/29/MON-FRI/SR-SS
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
7576 feet (2309 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
DEN
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Military Aircraft:  1

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

CTAF:  124.150
Tower:  ACADEMY
124.15
319.25
Hrs: CLASS D ATC SVC AVAIL SR OR 1245Z++ (WHICHEVER IS LATER) TO SS MON-FRI, 1430Z++ TO 2130Z++ SAT, EXCLUDING SUN AND HOL.
Ground:  118.125
ATIS:  128.525
269.375
Hrs: 24
PTD:  376.0
EMERG:  121.5
OPS:  127.15 ;SKYTRAIN
EMERG:  243.0
PMSV METRO:  376.0

  • WX STATION OP HRS 1030Z++-SS MON-SAT, CLSD SUN AND MOST HOL. FULL SVC DUR AFLD OPR HRS. PMSV METRO CTC RANGE LTD IN ALL DIRECTIONS DUE TO TOPOGRAPHY.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Air Force owned: 
CHIEF AIRFIELD MANAGEMENT
HQS USAF ACADEMY
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80901
USAF
HQS USAF ACADEMY
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80901

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Flight Service Stations

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

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Maps

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METAR / TAF

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near AFF

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
11.5 City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
(COS KCOS COS)
150 142 100LL, Jet A
11.8 Meadow Lake Airport
(KFLY FLY)
98 90 100LL
20.0 Colorado Springs East Airport
(CO49)
107 99 100LL
25.0 Calhan Airport
(5V4)
79 71 100LL
35.3 Fremont County Airport
(CNE 1V6)
202 194 100LL, Jet A
35.8 Centennial Airport
(APA KAPA APA)
357 349 100LL, Jet A
43.7 Pueblo Memorial Airport
(PUB KPUB PUB)
159 151 100LL, Jet A
50.4 Front Range Airport
(KFTG FTG)
14 6 100LL, Jet A
53.7 Denver International Airport
(DEN KDEN DEN)
7 359 100LL, Jet A
56.7 Limon Municipal Airport
(LIC KLIC LIC)
71 64 100LL
57.8 Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
(BJC KBJC BJC)
346 338 100LL, Jet A
61.5 Central Colorado Regional Airport
(KAEJ AEJ)
261 252 100LL, Jet A
63.1 Erie Municipal Airport
(KEIK EIK)
350 342 100LL, Jet A
63.1 Salida Airport Harriett Alexander Field Airport
(SLT KANK ANK)
245 237 100LL, Jet A+
66.7 Boulder Municipal Airport
(WBU KBDU BDU)
343 335 100LL, Jet A
68.0 Platte Valley Airpark Airport
(18V)
4 356 100LL
71.2 Lake County Airport
(LXV KLXV LXV)
282 273 100LL, Jet A
73.2 Vance Brand Airport
(KLMO LMO)
347 339 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
76.6 Spanish Peaks Airfield Airport
(4V1)
178 170 100LL, Jet A
77.9 Melon Field Airport
(1CO5)
137 130 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

USAF Academy Airfield Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for USAF Academy Airfield Airport
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International Routes Served
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On-time Performance
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Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
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Business Centers
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Airport Website (information & tools)
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Availability of Internet Connectivity
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Wireless Internet Access
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
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Public Telephones
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Restrooms
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Architecture
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Terminal Layout
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Seating Areas
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Children Play Areas
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Geographic Location
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Baggage Claim Locations
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Baggage Handling
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Overall Comfort
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Security Lines
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Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
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Parking Pricing
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Public Transport
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Car Rental
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
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Hotel Shuttles
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Proximity to City Center
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Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
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Remarks

A110-1 MIL USE ONLY NOT FOR PUBLIC SALE.
A110-10 AARDVARK AUX RWY (39-02-05.84N & 104-50-41.55W) LCTD APRX 3.7 NM N OF ACADEMY AFLD IS CLSD. DO NOT MISTAKE CLSD RWY FOR THE MAIN COMPLEX.
A110-14 CAUTION: UNMANNED ACFT OPS LIKELY 7200 FT AND BLO IN WEST PATTERN AT AARDVARK, 3.7 NM NORTHE OF KAFF.
A110-16 RWY 16L-34R OVRNS 200 FT ASPH/300 FT EARTH. RWY 34C OVRN 285 FT ASPH/215 FT EARTH. RWY 16C, 16R, AND 34L OVRNS 250 FT ASPH/250 FT EARTH. RWY 08-26 OVRNS/500 FT EARTH.
A110-18 PMSV METRO: AUGMENTED AN/FMQ-19 IN USE DUR AFLD OPR HR AND WHEN STATION IS OPR FOR SEV WX. AUTO OBSN WHEN AFLD CLSD. REMOTE WX BRIEFING SVC FR 25 OWS, DAVIS-MONTHAN AFB, AZ DSN 228-6598 C520-228-6598.
A110-2 CTN-EXTV SAILPLANE TRNG DLY. SAILPLANE STRIP 2200 FT BY 325 FT ALIGNED PARALLED AND WEST OF RWY 16R-34L.
A110-21 FUEL-A++(MIL)
A110-22 AFLD MGT CANNOT STORE COMSEC, ARRANGEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE TO STORE COMSEC AT AIRCREW FLIGHT EQUIPMENT (AFE).
A110-23 CAUTION: NUMEROUS NSTD MRKS EXIST ON AFLD; CONSULT AP/1 FOR ADDN INFO.
A110-25 SEE SPECIAL NOTICE US AIR FORCE ACADEMY VOLUME FLT TRNG AREAS FOR ADDN INFO.
A110-26 OFFL BUS ONLY. PPR MUST BE COORD 72 HR IN ADVANCE WITH AFLD MGMT, DSN: 333-2526, C:719-333-2526. AFLD MGMT, DSN: 333-2367 OR C:719-333-2367, MUST APV OTHER OPR.
A110-27 CAUTION: CEILING MAY BE LOWER TO N, E, AND W DUE TO RISING TERRAIN. HI DENSITY VFR STU PILOT TRNG, GLDR TRNG AND PRCHT OPS FR SFC-17500 FT MSL WI 5 NM OF AFLD. USE CAUTION FOR UAS OPS 3-6 NM NW SFC-8500 FT MSL OVR USAF ACADEMY PROPERTY. AERODROME RWY CC NOT REPORTED.
A110-28 RSTD: NO TKOF PRIOR TO 1300Z++
A110-3 AFLD OPER TO SUPPORT SKED ACADEMY ACTIVITIES DUR DAY VFR ONLY.
A110-4 PPR. DUR MT WAVE COND EXP SEVERE TURBULENCE IN TFC PAT. EXTV T-41 TFC WITHIN 30 NM.
A110-5 PARACHUTE DROP ZONE ON FIELD.
A110-6 AF GND SUPPORT REDUCED. CALL COMMAND POST V478-5144.
A110-8 RSTD: AIRFIELD OFFL BUS ONLY. CHECK AFF ATIS 128.525 / 269.375 OR NOTAMS FOR ADDITIONAL CURRENT INFORMATION. PRIOR PERMISSION MUST BE COORD 72 HOURS IN ADVANCE WITH AFLD MGMT C719-333-2526. LTD GND SVC AVAIL. NO MAINT SVC.
A17 CLSD SUN & HOL.
A17 1 CLSD SUN & HOL.
A17 2 OR SR (WHICHEVER IS LATER)

Runways

AFF Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 08/26
16C/34C
16L/34R
16R/34L
Longest Runway: 16R/34L is 4500 ft (1372 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

AFF Airport Runway Details

Runway 08/26  2485 ft x 75 ft (757 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  MILITARY as of 09/15/2015
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class:  21 /F/B/W/T
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: 
6528 6576
Latitude: 
38-58-33.5000N 38-58-31.1200N
Longitude: 
104-49-19.3000W 104-48-47.9200W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
96 276
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Numbers Only Numbers Only
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: 
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

Runway 16C/34C  4480 ft x 75 ft (1366 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 07/30/2014
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class:  22 /F/A/W/T
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 16C

Runway 34C

Elevation: 
6526 6505
Latitude: 
38-58-42.8000N 38-57-59.2500N
Longitude: 
104-49-21.0500W 104-49-10.7500W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
170 350
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: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
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

Runway 16L/34R  3534 ft x 75 ft (1077 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 07/30/2014
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class:  24 /F/B/W/T
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 16L

Runway 34R

Elevation: 
6545 6534
Latitude: 
38-58-44.2500N 38-58-09.9000N
Longitude: 
104-49-08.5500W 104-49-00.4000W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
170 350
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Numbers Only Numbers Only
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: 
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

Runway 16R/34L  4500 ft x 40 ft (1372 m x 12 m)
Runway Length Source:  OWNER as of 05/30/2008
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class:  24 /F/B/W/T
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 16R

Runway 34L

Elevation: 
6515 6502
Latitude: 
38-58-42.4700N 38-57-58.7500N
Longitude: 
104-49-24.3000W 104-49-13.9000W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
169 349
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Numbers Only Numbers Only
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: 
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: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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