Beech Factory Airport

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Wichita Weather (°F)

KAAO (3.4 NM at True Heading of 356)
METAR: KAAO 122054Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM CLR 34/14 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP169 T03440144 56018
TAF: N/A

KBEC (0.2 NM at True Heading of 219)
METAR: KBEC 122055Z AUTO 16008KT 10SM CLR 35/14 A3007 RMK AO2 T03460144
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
37-41-38.1000N (37.693917)
Longitude: 
097-12-53.7000W (-97.214917)
Elevation: 
1408.6 feet MSL (429 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.1 E (as of August 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
05 N.M. E of Wichita, Kansas
Found On: 
Wichita Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE
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Contacts

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
TODD BAYLESS
10511 E. CENTRAL
WICHITA, KS 67201
(316) 515-8365
BEECHCRAFT AIRCRAFT COMPANY
10511 E. CENTRAL
WICHITA, KS 67201
(316) 515-5300

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0700-1730
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2409 feet (734 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ICT
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  21
Multi Engine:  29
Jet Engine:  10
Military Aircraft:  17

Annual Operations (as of 08/13/2019)

Total Operations:  32700
GA Local:  26500 81.0%
GA Itinerant:  1700 5.2%
Military Aircraft:  4500 13.8%

Communications

CTAF:  126.800
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  BEECH
126.8
313.6
Hrs: 0700-1730 MON-FRI
Clearance Del.:  125.0 ;WHEN TWR CLSD
125.0 ;WHEN TWR CLSD
125.0 ;WHEN TWR CLSD
Ground:  121.7
Approach:  WICHITA
Departure:  WICHITA
AWOS-3PT:  119.45 (316-515-7116)
EMERG:  121.5

  • ATCT OWNED/OPERATED BY BEECHCRAFT CORP.
  • OTHER TIMES BY NOTAM; CHECK WITH FLT SVS OR WICHITA APCH CTL ON FREQ 134.8.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 316

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
FlightSafety International Raytheon Learning Center
   Website           Email
685-4949, 800-488-3747
FlightSafety International Raytheon Maint. Learning Center
   Website           Email
685-5510
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 07/14/22 to 0901Z 08/11/22.

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HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM NC-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 01 NC-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 19 NC-2
IAP VOR-B NC-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NC-2
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near BEC

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
3.2 Colonel James Jabara Airport
(KAAO AAO)
354 351 100LL, Jet A
6.6 Augusta Municipal Airport
(3AU)
101 98 100LL, Jet A+
6.8 Lloyd Stearman Field Airport
(1K1)
44 41 100LL, Jet A
7.9 Cook Airfield Airport
(K50)
166 163 100LL, MOGAS
8.5 Westport Airport
(71K)
250 247 100LL
10.7 Wichita Dwight D Eisenhower Ntl Airport
(ICT KICT ICT)
255 252 100LL, Jet A
19.5 El Dorado/Capt Jack Thomas Meml Airport
(EDK KEQA EQA)
75 72 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
22.0 Newton-City-County Airport
(EWK KEWK EWK)
352 349 100LL, Jet A
23.6 Wellington Municipal Airport
(KEGT EGT)
200 197 100LL, Jet A
32.6 Strother Field Airport
(WLD KWLD WLD)
164 161 100LL, Jet A
33.8 Moundridge Municipal Airport
(47K)
336 333 100LL, MOGAS
37.9 Hutchinson Regional Airport
(HUT KHUT HUT)
306 302 100LL, Jet A
38.9 Alfred Schroeder Field Airport
(M66)
0 357 100LL
43.2 Kingman/Clyde Cessna Field Airport
(9K8)
268 264 100LL
44.8 Lt William M Milliken Airport
(13K)
77 75 100LL, MOGAS
45.5 Mc Pherson Airport
(MPR KMPR MPR)
330 327 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
46.7 Harper Municipal Airport
(8K2)
237 233 100LL
52.2 Anthony Municipal Airport
(ANY KANY ANY)
232 228 100LL
57.3 Blackwell-Tonkawa Municipal Airport
(KBKN BKN)
186 183 100LL
58.0 Ponca City Regional Airport
(PNC KPNC PNC)
174 171 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-1 ARR & DEP ACFT MAINTAIN 2200 FT MSL WITHIN 5 MILES OF FIELD DUE TO AFB TRAFFIC.
A110-10 PRKG UNAVBL EXC 4 HRS PPR CALL 316-515-7140.
A110-11 EXTENSIVE TRAINING ACTIVITIES
A110-12 RWY 19 CALM WIND RWY.
A110-2 ARRS FROM THE W CROSS MIDFIELD ENTER DNWND.
A110-6 DEER, COYOTE & MIGRATORY WATER FOWL ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-7 PPR FOR PARKING OR TAXIING WEST SIDE OF RY.
A110-8 BE ALERT COL JAMES JABARA ARPT 3 MILES NORTH 1/2 MILE WEST OF ARPT.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT REIL RWY 01 AND 19; MIRL RWY 01/19 - CTAF.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 01/19
Longest Runway: 01/19 is 8001 ft (2439 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

BEC Airport Runway Details

Runway 01/19  8001 ft x 100 ft (2439 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 11/07/2011
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0

Runway 01

Runway 19

Elevation: 
1371.2 1408.6
Latitude: 
37-40-59.3489N 37-42-16.8543N
Longitude: 
097-13-03.6629W 097-12-43.8106W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
011 191
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
45 45

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
Low Pressure
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

Maps & Diagrams

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