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Location

Latitude: 
38-48-20.9000N (38.805806)
Longitude: 
104-42-02.8000W (-104.700778)
Elevation: 
6187.1 feet MSL (1886 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.9 E (as of November 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
6 N.M. SE of Colorado Springs, Colorado
Found On: 
Denver Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
7187 feet (2191 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
COS
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  151
Multi Engine:  25
Jet Engine:  25
GA Helicopters:  4
Military Aircraft:  26

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  135178
Commercial:  14843 11.0%
Air Taxi:  13290 9.8%
GA Local:  36579 27.1%
GA Itinerant:  28723 21.2%
Military Aircraft:  41743 30.9%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  SPRINGS
119.9
360.6

133.15
335.55
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  134.45
363.125
Ground:  121.7
348.6
Approach:  SPRINGS
124.0
257.875
Hrs: 24

120.6
Departure:  SPRINGS
124.0
257.875
Hrs: 24

120.6
ATIS:  125.0
254.3
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  125.0 (719-637-9696)
COMD POST:  328.025
EMERG:  121.5
PMSV METRO:  226.1
EMERG:  243.0
PTD:  122.85
PTD:  372.2
CLASS C:  124.0
CLASS C:  257.875
COMD POST:  318.05

  • PTD LTD TO PETERSON RAMP ONLY.
  • BLACK FOREST RCO 122.25 (DENVER RADIO)
  • ASR ELEV. 6225
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
GREG PHILLIPS
7770 MILTON E PROBY PKWY, SUITE 50
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80916
(719) 550-1900
CITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS
7770 MILTON E PROBY PKWY, SUITE 50
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80916
(719) 550-1919

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 719

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Arrow Aviation, Inc.
  
570-9173, after hours call 599-7928
Colorado Aviation
            
(719) 591-2065 100LL, Jet A
Independent aviation fuel
Independent
100LL - 1.68 USD per gallon
on 2/24/02
24 Hour Self Serve Credit Card Pumps
Independent aviation fuel
Independent
Jet A - 1.48 USD per gallon
on 2/24/02
24 Hour Self Serve Credit Card Pumps
Colorado Jet Center
  
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.575 591-2288 100LL, Jet A
Colorado Springs Avionics
  
596-4400
Falcon Aircraft, Inc.
  
597-2772 100LL, Jet A
Peterson Air Force Base Aero Club (USAF)
  
556-4310, -4319 100LL
Pikes Peak Pilot Center
            
719-573-4452
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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
   

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 11/08/18 to 0901Z 12/06/18.

There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

APD - Airport Diagram
DP - Departure Procedure Charts
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 SW-1
DP SPRINGS SIX SW-1
DP SPRINGS SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SW-1
HOT HOT SPOT SW-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 17L SW-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 35L SW-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 35R SW-1
IAP ILS RWY 17L (SA CAT I - II) SW-1
IAP ILS RWY 35L (SA CAT II) SW-1
IAP NDB RWY 35L SW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 31 SW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 17L SW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 17R SW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 35L SW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 35R SW-1
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 17L SW-1
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 17R SW-1
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 35L SW-1
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 35R SW-1
LAH LAHSO SW-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-1
MIN DIVERSE VECTOR AREA SW-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-1
STAR DEBERRY THREE SW-1
STAR OZZZY FOUR (RNAV) SW-1
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Maps

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METAR / TAF

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near COS

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
0.0 City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
(COS KCOS COS)
0 352 100LL, Jet A
10.4 Meadow Lake Airport
(KFLY FLY)
36 28 100LL
14.2 Colorado Springs East Airport
(CO49)
73 65 100LL
24.0 Calhan Airport
(5V4)
52 44 100LL
29.6 Fremont County Airport
(CNE 1V6)
220 212 100LL, Jet A
32.4 Pueblo Memorial Airport
(PUB KPUB PUB)
162 154 100LL, Jet A
46.4 Centennial Airport
(APA KAPA APA)
351 343 100LL, Jet A
55.8 Limon Municipal Airport
(LIC KLIC LIC)
59 52 100LL
59.2 Front Range Airport
(KFTG FTG)
7 359 100LL, Jet A
63.4 Denver International Airport
(DEN KDEN DEN)
1 353 100, 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
65.1 Harriet Alexander Field Airport
(SLT KANK ANK)
256 247 100LL, Jet A+
66.4 Central Colorado Regional Airport
(KAEJ AEJ)
270 261 100LL, Jet A
66.7 Spanish Peaks Airfield Airport
(4V1)
183 175 100LL, Jet A
66.8 Melon Field Airport
(1CO5)
134 127 100LL
68.9 Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
(BJC KBJC BJC)
343 335 100LL, Jet A
72.0 La Junta Municipal Airport
(KLHX LHX)
128 121 100LL, Jet A
74.0 Erie Municipal Airport
(KEIK EIK)
347 339 100LL, Jet A
77.8 Platte Valley Airpark Airport
(18V)
359 351 100LL
77.9 Boulder Municipal Airport
(WBU KBDU BDU)
341 333 100LL, Jet A
78.3 Cuchara Valley At La Veta Airport
(07V)
190 182 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KCOS NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within
NM of KCOS

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

City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

International Routes Served
  • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

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

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

Business Centers
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Telephones
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restrooms
  • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Architecture
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Security Lines
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Parking Pricing
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Remarks

A100 INCLUDES COMMUTERS.
A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
A110-1 CUSTOMS AVBL FOR ALL MIL/CIVILIAN ACFT. CONTACT US CUSTOMS 719-574-6607.
A110-10 OIL: O-133-148-156(MIL).
A110-13 PORTIONS OF TWYS A, B, E, F, G, AND M ARE BLOCKED FROM VIEW FROM THE TOWER BY OBSTRUCTIONS. PORTIONS OF TWY C AND RY 17R/35L ARE BLOCKED FROM VIEW FROM THE TOWER WHEN THE INFIELD MILITARY OPERATING SFC IS OCCUPIED BY A C17 OR C5.
A110-15 WATERFOWL AND MIGRATORY BIRD ACTIVITY ON AND INVOF ARPT.
A110-16 A/DACG RAMP LIGHT 140 FT AGL.
A110-17 BE ALERT; INTENSIVE USAF STUDENT TRAINING IN VICINITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS & PUEBLO COLORADO.
A110-18 INSUFFICIENT TWY CORNER FILLETS PAVEMENT FOR CENTERLINE TAXI FOR ACFT WITH WINGSPANS GREATER THAN 117 FT AT TWYS A2, A3, A4, B2 AND B3. THESE ACFT SHOULD USE JUDGEMENTAL OVERSTEER AT THOSE TWYS.
A110-19 TRAN ALERT-PPR FOR ALL TRAN ACFT, DSN 834-4778/9, C719-556-4778/9. OPR 1300-0500Z++, CLSD HOL.
A110-2 TURBO JET TRNG FLTS PROHIBITED 2300-0600.
A110-20 TRAN ALERT-FORT CARSON ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE AIR CONTROL GROUP (ADACG) MSN, CTC DSN 532-8002/3 OR C719-503-8002/3. ALL TRAN ACFT CTC HIGH COUNTRY 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR. TRAN ACFT CTC 21SW COMD POST (CALLSIGN: HIGH COUNTRY) WITH ATA AND ATD.
A110-21 MISC-FAA ATCT WILL PROVIDE MIL RCR O/R. CARGO AND PAX SVC AVBL ONLY ON PETERSON RAMP 1330-2330Z++ WKD. CLSD WKEND AND HOL UNLESS COORD 72 HR PRIOR. CTC PAX SVC AT DSN 834-4521/9021 OR C719-556-4521/9021.
A110-22 FUEL-A++(MIL)
A110-23 MISC-WX OPR H24, INCL HOL; CTC DSN 834-4337.
A110-24 WHEN CROSSING RWY 17R/35L FROM A1 TO B1 OR B1 TO A1, BE AWARE YOU WILL NOT SEE A1 OR B1 DEPENDING ON DIRECTION CROSSING UNTIL YOU CREST RWY 17R/35L. WHEN CROSSING FROM A1 TO B1 TRAVEL NE AND FROM B1 TO A1 TRAVEL SW.
A110-25 AF: ACFT TRANSPORTING HAZ CARGO CTC AFLD MGMT ON 318.05 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR.
A110-26 COS GA RAMP BTW TWY A3 AND A4 CLSD TO ACFR WINDSPAN MORE THAN 135 FEET.
A110-27 AF: ACFT TRANSPORTING HAZ CARGO CTC AFLD MGMT ON 318.05 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR.
A110-28 WHEN CROSSING RWY 17R/35L FROM A1 TO B1 OR B1 TO A1, BE AWARE YOU WILL NOT SEE A1 OR B1 DEPENDING ON DIRECTION CROSSING UNTIL YOU CREST RWY 17R/35L. WHEN CROSSING FROM A1 TO B1 TRAVEL NE AND FROM B1 TO A1 TRAVEL SW.
A110-3 B52 OPNS PROHIBITED.
A110-4 LGTD WINDSOCK APCH RWY 17L/35R, 17R/35L & 13/31.
A110-9 JASU: 2(AM32A-95) 2MA32A-60A 2(MA32-86A) 1(SGNC) 2(B809D-GENERATORS).
A81-APT FOR REIL RY 13/31 & 17R CTC ATCT.
E40-13 SE
E40-17L EFFECTIVE GRADIENT UP 0.61% TO THE NORTH.
E40-31 NW

Runways

COS Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 13/31
17L/35R
17R/35L
Longest Runway: 17L/35R is 13501 ft (4115 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 17L, 35R, 35L

COS Airport Runway Details

Runway 13/31  8270 ft x 150 ft (2521 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/25/2011
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  48 /F/C/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  120.
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  171.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  279.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  691.

Runway 13

Runway 31

Elevation: 
6173 6137
Latitude: 
38-49-23.3604N 38-48-25.4938N
Longitude: 
104-42-55.2770W 104-41-41.5299W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
135 315
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Basic Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
MA-1A MA-1A
Object at End: 
HILL
Object Height: 
0 10
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 400
Object Centerline Offset: 
340 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
65 52
Threshold Elevation: 
0 6135
Displaced Threshold: 
0 356
Threshold Latitude: 
38-48-27.9872N

Threshold Longitude: 

104-41-44.7062W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
8269 8269
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
8269 8269
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
8269 8269
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
8269 7913

Runway 17L/35R  13501 ft x 150 ft (4115 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/25/2011
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  95 /R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  120.
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  250.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  550.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  1120

Runway 17L

Runway 35R

Elevation: 
6187 6103
Latitude: 
38-48-57.9122N 38-46-44.4700N
Longitude: 
104-41-08.6418W 104-41-08.8697W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
180 0
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
340 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown, Rollout Touchdown, Rollout
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
No Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Yes Yes
Centerline Lights: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
53 72
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
13501 13501
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
13501 13501
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
13501 13501
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
13501 13501

Runway 17R/35L  11022 ft x 150 ft (3360 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/25/2011
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  99 /F/B/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  120.
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  250.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  550.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  1120

Runway 17R

Runway 35L

Elevation: 
6177 6045
Latitude: 
38-49-26.6740N 38-47-37.7637N
Longitude: 
104-42-57.2254W 104-42-57.3636W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
180 0
ILS Type: 
ILS
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
340 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
55 71
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
11022 11022
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
11022 11022
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
11022 11022
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
11022 11022

Services

Airframe Repair: 
None
Powerplant Repair: 
None
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No

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