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Location

Latitude: 
38-40-46.9600N (38.679711)
Longitude: 
104-45-39.4400W (-104.760956)
Elevation: 
5874.3 feet MSL (1790 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.9 E (as of July 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. S of Fort Carson, Colorado
Found On: 
Denver Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
Split-White-Green (Lighted Military Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
6874 feet (2095 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
FCS
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

Tower:  BUTTS
125.5
229.4
239.3
41.5

241.0
Hrs: FRI-MON 1200-0600Z++ TUE-THUR 1100-0600Z++ CLSD NEW YEARS DAY, THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS.
Approach:  SPRINGS
124.0
Departure:  SPRINGS
124.0
ATIS:  108.8
Hrs: 0700-2300
AWOS-3:  125.0 (719-637-9696)
EMERG:  243.0
EMERG:  121.5
FLT FLW:  38.35 ;(AVBL 24 HRS) EXC THANKSGIVING AND XM
FLT FLW:  138.15 ;(AVBL 24 HRS) EXC THANKSGIVING AND X
PMSV METRO:  44.1
OPS:  138.75

  • WX TECHNICIAN (DSN 691-3620, C 719-526-3620), AVBL 1200-1200++ MON- THUR, 1200-0400++ FRI-SUN EXC HOL. WX BRIEF FOR AIRCREW BYD NML DUTY HR AVBL 24HR VIA 25 OWS CAUTION-HTTPS://25OWS.DM.AF.MIL, DSN 228-6598/6599,
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Army owned: 



719-526-2017
US ARMY AERONAUTICAL SVCS AGENCY

FT BELVOIR, VA 22060
520-228-6598/99

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 303

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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

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Maps

Fort Carson - Butts AAF (Fort Carson) (FCS) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF

METAR

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near FCS

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
8.1 City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
(COS KCOS COS)
20 12 100LL, Jet A
18.3 Meadow Lake Airport
(KFLY FLY)
29 21 100LL
20.1 Colorado Springs East Airport
(CO49)
54 46 100LL
22.1 Fremont County Airport
(CNE 1V6)
227 219 100LL, Jet A
26.4 Pueblo Memorial Airport
(PUB KPUB PUB)
152 144 100LL, Jet A
31.1 Calhan Airport
(5V4)
44 36 100LL
53.6 Centennial Airport
(APA KAPA APA)
355 347 100LL, Jet A
59.0 Spanish Peaks Airfield Airport
(4V1)
181 173 100LL, Jet A
61.0 Harriet Alexander Field Airport
(SLT KANK ANK)
262 254 100LL, Jet A+
62.3 Limon Municipal Airport
(LIC KLIC LIC)
54 47 100LL
63.9 Melon Field Airport
(1CO5)
128 121 100LL
64.1 Central Colorado Regional Airport
(KAEJ AEJ)
277 268 100LL, Jet A
67.1 Front Range Airport
(KFTG FTG)
8 0 100LL, Jet A
69.9 La Junta Municipal Airport
(KLHX LHX)
122 115 100LL, Jet A
70.3 Cuchara Valley At La Veta Airport
(07V)
189 181 100LL, Jet A
71.0 Denver International Airport
(DEN KDEN DEN)
3 355 100LL, Jet A
75.6 Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
(BJC KBJC BJC)
347 339 100LL, Jet A
79.5 Lake County Airport
(LXV KLXV LXV)
294 285 100LL, Jet A
80.9 Erie Municipal Airport
(KEIK EIK)
350 342 100LL, Jet A
81.0 Leach Airport
(1V8)
228 220 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
NM of KFCS

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

Butts AAF (Fort Carson) Airport Ratings

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International Routes Served
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Business Centers
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Airport Website (information & tools)
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Wireless Internet Access
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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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Remarks

A110-1 FUEL: OPR 1430-2130Z++ MON-FRI EXC HOL. PPR FOR TRAN FUEL. J8.
A110-10 WX TECHNICIAN (DSN 691-3620, C719-526-3620), AVBL 1200-1200++ MON-THUR, 1200-0400++ FRI-SUN EXC HOL. WX BRIEF FOR AIRCREW BYD NML DUTY HR AVBL 24HR VIA 25 OWS HTTPS://25OWS.DM.AF.MIL, DSN 228-6598/6599.
A110-11 UNITS TMPRLY ASGND ARE RQRD TO COORD WX SUPPORT IAW AFMAN 15-129. AUTOMATED OBSN AVBL 24/7. AUGMENTED WX OBSN VIEW RSTD FROM 180-270 DEG AND 310-340 DEG BY FLT LINE FAC AND BLDGS.
A110-12 RSTD: PPR DSN 691-3935/3936, C719-526-3936/3935.
A110-13 500 FT OVRN ON NW EOR, ACTF MAY TAX IN THIS AREA, UNUSE TO F/W ACFT FOR TKOF/LDG/ROLLOUT.
A110-16 RWY 13/31 NSTD MARKINGS AND LIGHTING, TWY ALL NSTD MARKINGS AND LIGHTING, TWY B VFR OPS ONLY SR TO SS, NVD OPS ONLY SS TO SR.
A110-17 WHEN BUTTS RDO IS CLSD CTC RANGE CTL 38.90 FOR OPS IN R2601. AVN TRNG AREA (ATA) AIR TO AIR FREQ ASSIGNMENT. ACFT OPERATING IN ATA 1-3 WILL MNT FM 37.200. ACFT OPERATING IN ATA 4-7 WILL MNT FM 68.750. ALL ACFT WILL MNT THE APPROPRIATE TRNG AREA FREQ WHEN OPERATING WITHIN R2601. WHEN OPERATING MULTI-SHIP ONLY ONE ACFT IS REQD TO MNT THE TRNG AREA FREQ. TRNG AREA FREQ ARE FOR TFC ADVSY AND DECONFLICTION AND WILL NOT BE USED FOR TACTICAL INTERNAL TFC.
A110-18 ALL ACFT MUST REMAIN 100FT AGL OVER CONSTRUCTION AREAS.
A110-19 OPR FRI-MON 1200-0600, TUE-THUR 1100-0600, CLSD NEW YEARS DAY, THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS. NO UAS ACTIVITY ALLOWED UNLESS TWR IS OPEN.
A110-20 COMM: FLT FLW - CARSON RDO FRI-MON 1200-0600, TUE-THUR 1100-0600, CLOSED NEW YEARS DAY, THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS. 38.35, 138.15.
A110-22 D1 SOD PERMANENTLY CLSD.
A110-3 CAUTION: EXTV ARTILLERY AND SMALL ARMS FRNG. DUR PERIODS OF STRONG SW SFC WIND EXP STRUCTURE AND TRRN GENERATED TURB WITH WINDSHEAR NEAR THE APCH END RWY 13.
A17 FLT FLW- BUTTS RDO OPR 1200-1200++ MONDAY-THURSDAY, 1200-0400++FRIDAY- SUNDAY EXC NEW YEARS, THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS DAY.
E147 TPA MULTI ENG F/W NSTD TFC RY 13/31 E TFC 7300 FT; ALL OTHERS R/W 6600 FT, F/W 6800 FT.

Runways

FCS Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 04/22
13/31
H1
Longest Runway: 13/31 is 4572 ft (1394 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

FCS Airport Runway Details

Runway 04/22  2307 ft x 75 ft (703 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  FAA as of 08/14/2017
Surface:  Asphalt -
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: 

Runway 04

Runway 22

Elevation: 
5874 5874
Latitude: 
38-40-49.1370N 38-41-03.6460N
Longitude: 
104-46-21.9120W 104-45-59.4580W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
50 230
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 13/31  4572 ft x 75 ft (1394 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  MILITARY as of 07/10/2003
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class:  9 /F/D/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium 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 13

Runway 31

Elevation: 
5842 5796
Latitude: 
38-40-58.7920N 38-40-25.6190N
Longitude: 
104-45-43.2690W 104-45-04.0750W
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: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
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

Helipad H1  40 ft x 40 ft (12 m x 12 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
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: 
5830 0
Latitude: 
38-40-44.7010N
Longitude: 
104-45-32.2420W
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

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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