City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport

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METAR: KCOS 081154Z 05010KT 10SM SCT140 BKN200 17/08 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP100 T01670078 10183 20133 53008

TAF: KCOS 081128Z 0812/0912 02007KT P6SM BKN140 BKN200 FM081400 06010KT P6SM SCT140 BKN200 FM081800 14012KT P6SM SCT150 FM082000 15012G22KT P6SM VCTS SCT090CB BKN150 TEMPO 0821/0823 VRB20G40KT 2SM TSRA BKN050CB OVC090 FM090200 03012G25KT P6SM FEW100 BKN150 FM090600 05007KT P6SM BKN120

Reporting Station: KCOS (0.6 NM at True Heading of 68)
Visibility: 10+SM
Flight Category: VFR
Altimeter: 1019.4
Temperature: 16.7 C (62.06 F)
Dewpoint: 7.8 C (46.04 F)

Location

Latitude: 
38-48-20.9400N (38.805817)
Longitude: 
104-42-02.7950W (-104.700776)
Elevation: 
6187.0 feet MSL (1886 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.4 E (as of June 2024 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
06 N.M. SE of Colorado Springs, Colorado
Found On: 
Denver Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

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

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)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
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:  154
Multi Engine:  35
Jet Engine:  22
GA Helicopters:  2
Gliders:  1
Military Aircraft:  12
Ultralights:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2022)

Total Operations:  156571
Commercial:  21071 13.5%
Air Taxi:  12524 8.0%
GA Local:  53159 34.0%
GA Itinerant:  44853 28.6%
Military Aircraft:  24964 15.9%

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 (719-380-6748)
DUNNN STAR:  257.875
COMD POST:  318.05
EMERG:  121.5
COMD POST:  328.025
PMSV METRO:  226.1
PTD:  122.85
EMERG:  243.0
CLASS C:  124.0
CLASS C:  257.875
PTD:  372.2
DUNNN STAR:  124.0

  • PTD LTD TO PETERSON RAMP ONLY.
  • COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY DENVER RADIO ON FREQ 122.4 (BLACK FOREST RCO).
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 719

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Arrow Aviation, Inc.
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570-9173, after hours call 599-7928
Colorado Aviation
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(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
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Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.575 591-2288 100LL, Jet A
Colorado Springs Avionics
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596-4400
Falcon Aircraft, Inc.
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597-2772 100LL, Jet A
Peterson Air Force Base Aero Club (USAF)
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556-4310, -4319 100LL
Pikes Peak Pilot Center
   Website
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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 05/16/24 to 0901Z 06/13/24.

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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
IAP VOR RWY 17L SW-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SW-1
MIN DIVERSE VECTOR AREA SW-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SW-1
STAR DEBERRY FIVE SW-1
STAR OZZZY FIVE (RNAV) SW-1
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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)
0 353 100LL, Jet A
10.2 Meadow Lake Airport
(KFLY FLY)
36 29 100LL
14.2 Colorado Springs East Airport
(CO4)
73 66 100LL
24.0 Calhan Airport
(5V4)
52 45 100LL
29.6 Fremont County Airport
(CNE 1V6)
220 212 100LL, Jet A
32.4 Pueblo Meml Airport
(PUB KPUB PUB)
162 155 100LL, Jet A
46.4 Centennial Airport
(APA KAPA APA)
351 344 100LL, Jet A, UL94
55.8 Limon Municipal Airport
(LIC KLIC LIC)
59 52 100LL
59.2 Colorado Air And Space Port Airport
(KCFO CFO)
7 360 100LL, Jet A
63.4 Denver International Airport
(DEN KDEN DEN)
1 354 100LL, Jet A
65.1 Salida/Harriett Alexander Field Airport
(SLT KANK ANK)
256 248 100LL, Jet A+
66.4 Central Colorado Regional Airport
(KAEJ AEJ)
270 262 100LL, Jet A
66.7 Spanish Peaks Airfield Airport
(4V1)
183 176 100LL, Jet A
66.8 Melon Field Airport
(1CO5)
134 127 100LL
68.9 Rocky Mountain Metro 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)
359 352 100LL
77.9 Boulder Municipal Airport
(WBU KBDU BDU)
341 333 100LL, Jet A
78.3 Cuchara Valley At La Veta Airport
(07V)
190 183 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

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 INVOF COLORADO SPRINGS & PUEBLO COLORADO.
A110-18 CTN: ACFT WITH WINGSPAN GREATER THAN 117 FT; WHEN TAXI ON CNTRLN A2, A3, A4, USE OVERSTEER IN TURNS DUE TO INSUFFICIENT CORNER FILLETS IN PAVEMENT.
A110-19 PPR RQR FOR ALL TRAN ACFT - CTC AFLD MGT DSN 834-4778/9 C719-556-4778/9. AFLD MGMT OPR 1300-0500++, CLSD HOL.
A110-2 TURBO JET TRNG FLTS PROHIBITED 2300-0600.
A110-20 MILITARY: 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 COLORADO SPRINGS RGNL 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.
A110-29 MILITARY: RSTD: DUE TO LIMITED PRKG AND POTENTIAL TO DMG LGT, UNSECURED ACFT, MOBILITY ACFT ARE NOT PERMITTED TO USE COLORADO SPRINGS FBO UNLESS FBO CAN GUARANTEE SUFFICIENT PRKG CLNC THAT BLAST FM ENG THRUST AND REVERSE THRUST WILL NOT IMPACT OTR ACFT, GND PSNL, OR EQPT.
A110-3 B52 OPNS PROHIBITED.
A110-4 LGTD WDI 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 ACTVT REIL RWY 13 & 31, 17R - CTC COS ATCT.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 13/31
17L/35R
17R/35L
Longest Runway: 17L/35R is 13500 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 10/02/2021
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:  120.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  171.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  279.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  691.0

Runway 13

Runway 31

Elevation: 
6173.1 6137.1
Latitude: 
38-49-23.3607N 38-48-25.4944N
Longitude: 
104-42-55.2768W 104-41-41.5314W
Runway True Alignment: 
135 315
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
MA-1A MA-1A MOD
Object at End: 
HILL
Object Height: 
10
Distance from End: 
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
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
64 52
Threshold Elevation: 
6134.6
Displaced Threshold: 
356
Threshold Latitude: 
38-48-27.9849N

Threshold Longitude: 

104-41-44.7037W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
8270 8270
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
8270 8270
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
8270 8270
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
8270 7914

Runway 17L/35R  13500 ft x 150 ft (4115 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 10/02/2021
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:  120.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  250.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  550.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  1120.0

Runway 17L

Runway 35R

Elevation: 
6187.0 6102.7
Latitude: 
38-48-57.9128N 38-46-44.5113N
Longitude: 
104-41-08.6413W 104-41-08.8716W
Runway True Alignment: 
180 000
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
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: 
57 71
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 10/02/2021
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:  120.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  250.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  550.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  1120.0

Runway 17R

Runway 35L

Elevation: 
6176.4 6045.0
Latitude: 
38-49-26.6712N 38-47-37.7681N
Longitude: 
104-42-57.2208W 104-42-57.3628W
Runway True Alignment: 
180 000
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
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, Rollout Touchdown, Rollout
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
49 72
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

Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No

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