Fort Smith Regional Airport

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Fort Smith Weather (°F)

METAR: KFSM 221253Z 19004KT 10SM OVC031 18/13 A2969 RMK AO2 SLP048 T01830133

TAF: KFSM 221124Z 2212/2312 21008KT P6SM BKN030 BKN100 WS020/21045KT FM221500 27010G18KT P6SM SCT027 SCT250 FM222000 32012G22KT P6SM SCT040 SCT250 FM230200 32007KT P6SM SKC

Reporting Station: KFSM (0.2 NM at True Heading of 168)
Visibility: 10+SM
Flight Category: VFR
Altimeter: 1005.5
Temperature: 18.3 C (64.94 F)
Dewpoint: 13.3 C (55.94 F)

Location

Latitude: 
35-20-11.9270N (35.336646)
Longitude: 
094-21-57.9930W (-94.366109)
Elevation: 
469.0 feet MSL (143 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
1.1 E (as of February 2024 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
03 N.M. SE of Fort Smith, Arkansas
Found On: 
Memphis Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
MICHAEL GRIFFIN
6700 MC KENNON BLVD SUITE 200
FORT SMITH, AR 72903
479-452-7000
FORT SMITH ARPT COMMISSION
6700 MCKENNON BLVD SUITE 200
FORT SMITH, AR 72903
479-452-7000

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1941
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZME (Memphis)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZME (Memphis)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
1469 feet (448 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
FSM
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: B
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  58
Multi Engine:  12
Jet Engine:  5
GA Helicopters:  1
Gliders:  1

Annual Operations (as of 06/30/2021)

Total Operations:  31817
Commercial:  1048 3.3%
Air Taxi:  2802 8.8%
GA Local:  7095 22.3%
GA Itinerant:  12978 40.8%
Military Aircraft:  7894 24.8%

Communications

CTAF:  118.300
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  FORT SMITH
118.3
323.175
Hrs: 0530-2300
Clearance Del.:  133.85
278.3
Ground:  121.9
275.8
Approach:  RAZORBACK
120.9
343.75
Hrs: 0530-2300

MEMPHIS ARTCC
120.175
134.525
317.55
353.575
Hrs: 2300-0530
Departure:  RAZORBACK
120.9
343.75
Hrs: 0530-2300

MEMPHIS ARTCC
120.175
134.525
317.55
353.575
Hrs: 2300-0530
ATIS:  124.775
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (479-649-2425)
EMERG:  243.0
TRSA:  120.9
EMERG:  121.5
TRSA:  343.75

  • TRSA SVC NOT PRVDD WITHIN R2401 AND R2402 WHEN ACTIVATED.
  • TRSA SVC NOT PRVDD TO FORT CHAFFEE AAF FLIGHTS WITHIN THE FORT CHAFFEE TRAFFIC PATTERN.
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC ON FREQS 126.1/269.0 (FAYETTEVILLE RCAG) WHEN RAZORBACK APCH CTL CLSD.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 501

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
TAC Air
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Unicom 122.95 646-1611 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 02/22/24 to 0901Z 03/21/24.

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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 SC-1
IAP HI-ILS Y OR LOC Y RWY 26 SC-1
IAP HI-VOR Y OR TACAN Y RWY 08 SC-1
IAP HI-VOR Y OR TACAN Y RWY 26 SC-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 08 SC-1
IAP ILS Z OR LOC Z RWY 26 SC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 02 SC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 08 SC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 26 SC-1
IAP VOR Z OR TACAN Z RWY 08 SC-1
IAP VOR Z OR TACAN Z RWY 26 SC-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-1
MIN RADAR MINIMUMS SC-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near FSM

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
22.2 Sallisaw Municipal Airport
(KJSV JSV)
286 285 100LL, Jet A
22.7 Robert S Kerr Airport
(RKR KRKR RKR)
213 212 100LL, Jet A+
27.1 Booneville Municipal Airport
(4M2)
114 113 100LL
27.8 Ozark/Franklin County Airport
(7M5)
67 66 100LL
35.5 Tenkiller Lake Airpark Airport
(44M)
308 307 100LL
41.2 Drake Field Airport
(FYV KFYV FYV)
13 12 100LL, Jet A
46.6 Clarksville Municipal Airport
(H35)
79 79 100LL, Jet A
47.3 Tahlequah Municipal Airport
(KTQH TQH)
319 318 100LL, Jet A
48.1 Mena Intermountain Municipal Airport
(KMEZ MEZ)
170 169 100LL, Jet A
51.7 Smith Field Airport
(SLG KSLG SLG)
353 352 100LL, Jet A
51.8 Springdale Municipal Airport
(SPZ KASG ASG)
13 12 100LL, Jet A
52.3 Muskogee-Davis Regional Airport
(MKO KMKO MKO)
291 289 100LL, Jet A
60.9 Bentonville Municipal/Louise M Thaden Field Airport
(KVBT VBT)
6 5 100LL, Jet A
61.8 Eufaula Municipal Airport
(F08)
268 266 100LL
62.5 Carlton Landing Field Airport
(91F)
260 258 100LL
62.5 Russellville Regional Airport
(KRUE RUE)
93 93 100LL, Jet A
63.4 Rogers Exec - Carter Field Airport
(ROG KROG ROG)
11 10 100LL, Jet A
71.0 Mid-America Industrial Airport
(H71)
318 316 100LL, Jet A
72.3 Carroll County Airport
(4M1)
29 28 100LL
74.7 Mc Alester Regional Airport
(MLC KMLC MLC)
249 247 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-11 RWY 02 AIMING POINTS 1390 FT FM THLD.
A110-12 FOR CD CTC MEMPHIS ARTCC AT 901-368-8453/8449.
A110-7 LNDG FEE FOR ALL FAR 121 & FAR 135 OPNS ABOVE 12,500 LBS.
A110-8 PPR FOR ALL ACFT (INCLUDING US GOVT) ABOVE 100,000 LBS. CTC AMGR 0800-1700 MON-FRI 479-452-7000; MINIMUM 24 HRS IN ADVANCE.
A110-9 FLOCK OF MIGRATORY BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
A14 MICHAEL@FORTSMITHAIRPORT.COM
A26 24 HRS PPR FOR UNSKED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 479-452-7000.
A43-02 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS LEFT OF CNTRLN.
A43-20 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 5 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
A70-FUEL-10 0LL 100LL AVBL 24 HRS SELF SERVE. FOR JET A SAT & SUN 2200-0600, CALL 479-646-1611.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 08 & 26; MIRL RWY 02/20; HIRL RWY 08/26 - CTAF.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 02/20
08/26
Longest Runway: 08/26 is 9318 ft (2840 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 08, 26

FSM Airport Runway Details

Runway 02/20  5001 ft x 150 ft (1524 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 08/20/2021
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  55.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  70.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  120.0

Runway 02

Runway 20

Elevation: 
448.8 447.4
Latitude: 
35-19-56.1302N 35-20-42.2559N
Longitude: 
094-22-09.5011W 094-21-47.6992W
Runway True Alignment: 
021 201
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
Object at End: 
RR TREE
Object Height: 
21 56
Distance from End: 
640 1495
Object Centerline Offset: 
313 ft. right of centerline 365 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 40
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
5001 5001
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
5001 5001
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
5001 5001
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
5001 5001

Runway 08/26  9318 ft x 150 ft (2840 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 08/20/2021
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  175.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  295.0

Runway 08

Runway 26

Elevation: 
469.0 447.8
Latitude: 
35-20-00.9744N 35-20-15.0719N
Longitude: 
094-22-53.2318W 094-21-02.0974W
Runway True Alignment: 
081 261
ILS Type: 
ILS 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 at End: 
TREE TREE
Object Height: 
78 100
Distance from End: 
2102 3910
Object Centerline Offset: 
313 ft. right of centerline 365 ft. right 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): 
Rollout Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
Threshold Crossing Height: 
51 50

Services

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

Maps & Diagrams

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