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Location

Latitude: 
38-42-12.0000N (38.703333)
Longitude: 
104-31-24.0000W (-104.523333)
Elevation: 
6288.0 feet MSL (1917 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.8 E (as of October 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
9 N.M. E of Colorado Springs, Colorado
Found On: 
Denver Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Heliport
Activation Date: 
09/1995
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
7288 feet (2221 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Air Force owned: 
    50 SPTG/CC
    300 O'MALLEY AVE STE 14
    FALCON AFB, CO 80912-3014
    719-567-7057
    50 SW/CC
    300 O'MALLEY AVE STE 20
    FALCON AFB, CO 80912-3020
    719-567-5000

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 719

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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

    Colorado Springs - Falcon AFB Helipad (CO79) Heliport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Heliport

    CO79 Heliport Sectional

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    CO79 Heliport Diagram


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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near CO79

    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
    10.3 City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
    (COS KCOS COS)
    306 298 100LL, Jet A
    11.5 Colorado Springs East Airport
    (CO49)
    27 19 100LL
    14.5 Meadow Lake Airport
    (KFLY FLY)
    351 343 100LL
    23.3 Calhan Airport
    (5V4)
    27 19 100LL
    24.8 Pueblo Memorial Airport
    (PUB KPUB PUB)
    177 169 100LL, Jet A
    32.0 Fremont County Airport
    (CNE 1V6)
    239 231 100LL, Jet A
    52.7 Limon Municipal Airport
    (LIC KLIC LIC)
    49 42 100LL
    54.2 Centennial Airport
    (APA KAPA APA)
    343 335 100LL, Jet A
    56.6 Melon Field Airport
    (1CO5)
    136 129 100LL
    61.6 Spanish Peaks Airfield Airport
    (4V1)
    191 183 100LL, Jet A
    61.7 La Junta Municipal Airport
    (KLHX LHX)
    129 122 100LL, Jet A
    64.9 Front Range Airport
    (KFTG FTG)
    359 351 100LL, Jet A
    69.8 Denver International Airport
    (DEN KDEN DEN)
    354 346 100LL, Jet A
    72.2 Salida Airport Harriett Alexander Field Airport
    (SLT KANK ANK)
    262 254 100LL, Jet A+
    74.4 Cuchara Valley At La Veta Airport
    (07V)
    198 190 100LL, Jet A
    75.0 Central Colorado Regional Airport
    (KAEJ AEJ)
    275 266 100LL, Jet A
    77.4 Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
    (BJC KBJC BJC)
    339 331 100LL, Jet A
    82.1 Erie Municipal Airport
    (KEIK EIK)
    342 334 100LL, Jet A
    84.4 Platte Valley Airpark Airport
    (18V)
    354 346 100LL
    86.5 Boulder Municipal Airport
    (WBU KBDU BDU)
    338 330 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL CO79 NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of CO79

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

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

    Falcon AFB Helipad Heliport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Falcon AFB Helipad Heliport
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

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

    Geographic Location
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Remarks

    A110-1 FOR CD CTC COLORADO SPRINGS APCH AT 719-556-9105.

    Runways

    CO79 Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: H1
    Longest Runway: H1 is 150 ft (46 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    CO79 Airport Runway Details

    Helipad H1  150 ft x 150 ft (46 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf - Good 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: 

    Helipad H1

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    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

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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