Fort Worth Meacham International Airport

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KFTW (0.3 NM at True Heading of 346)
METAR: KFTW 250453Z 14012KT 10SM CLR 32/18 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP109 T03170178
TAF: KFTW 250255Z 2503/2524 16012KT P6SM FEW080

Location

Latitude: 
32-49-11.1730N (32.81977)
Longitude: 
097-21-44.8200W (-97.36245)
Elevation: 
710.1 feet MSL (216 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.2 E (as of June 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
05 N.M. N of Fort Worth, Texas
Found On: 
Dallas-Ft Worth Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
AARON BARTH
201 AMERICAN CONCOURSE, SUITE 330
FORT WORTH, TX 76106-2749
817 392-5400
CITY OF FORT WORTH
1000 THROCKMORTON ST.
FORT WORTH, TX 76102-6311
817-392-5400

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
02/1938
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZFW (Fort Worth)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZFW (Fort Worth)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1710 feet (521 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
FTW
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 IV
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Not Scheduled
Certification Date: 12/1974

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  126
Multi Engine:  66
Jet Engine:  98
GA Helicopters:  24
Gliders:  1
Ultralights:  1

Annual Operations (as of 07/31/2021)

Total Operations:  142065
Commercial:  106 0.1%
Air Taxi:  9631 6.8%
GA Local:  69162 48.7%
GA Itinerant:  60296 42.4%
Military Aircraft:  2870 2.0%

Communications

Tower:  MEACHAM
118.3
257.8
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  124.65
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  REGIONAL
Departure:  REGIONAL
ATIS:  120.7
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (817-740-3346)
EMERG:  121.5
EMERG:  243.0

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 817

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Air Carrier Avionics
      
    626-2462
    Air Source One Pilot Shop
      
    626-5550, 800-444-8044
    Broadies Aircraft and Engine Service
      
    626-1532, 429-6936
    Byam Propeller Service
      
    625-0161, 625-0006
    Fort Worth Jet Center
      
    Unicom 122.95, Arinc 128.95 625-2366 100LL, Jet A
    Richardson Aviation
      
    Arinc 129.275 625-1611 100LL, Jet A
    Sandpiper Airport Inn
      
    Unicom 122.95, Arinc 131.5 625-5531 100LL, Jet A
    Texas Avionics/Aviation Services
      
    625-0192, -8025, 800-272-2022
    Texas Jet
      
    Arinc 129.85 624-8438, 800-776-4547 100LL, Jet A
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    Flight Service Stations

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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/16/22 to 0901Z 07/14/22.

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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-2
    DP DALLAS ONE SC-2
    DP DALLAS ONE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP GARLAND THREE SC-2
    DP GARLAND THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP JOE POOL FIVE SC-2
    DP JOE POOL FIVE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP KINGDOM THREE SC-2
    DP KINGDOM THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP KUSSO ONE (RNAV) SC-2
    DP KUSSO ONE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP NANDR ONE (RNAV) SC-2
    DP NANDR ONE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP SWABR ONE (RNAV) SC-2
    DP SWABR ONE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP TEXOMA THREE SC-2
    DP TEXOMA THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    DP WORTH NINE SC-2
    DP WORTH NINE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 16 SC-2
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 34 SC-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 16 SC-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 34 SC-2
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-2
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-2
    STAR DODJE SIX SC-2
    STAR DODJE SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    STAR LIKES THREE (RNAV) SC-2
    STAR MOTZA ONE SC-2
    STAR MOTZA ONE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    STAR REEKO THREE (RNAV) SC-2
    STAR SASIE SIX SC-2
    STAR SASIE SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-2
    STAR TRUUK TWO (RNAV) SC-2
    STAR WESAT TWO (RNAV) SC-2
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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near FTW

    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
    7.1 Hicks Airfield Airport
    (T67)
    339 336 100LL
    10.5 Fort Worth Alliance Airport
    (AFW KAFW AFW)
    11 8 100LL, Jet A-1+
    11.6 Sycamore Strip Airport
    (9F9)
    177 174 100LL
    15.3 Northwest Regional Airport
    (52F)
    25 22 100LL
    15.5 Fort Worth Spinks Airport
    (KFWS FWS)
    169 166 100LL, Jet A
    16.5 Arlington Municipal Airport
    (KGKY GKY)
    124 121 100LL, Jet A
    16.7 Parker County Airport
    (WEA KWEA WEA)
    254 251 100LL
    17.0 Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
    (DFW KDFW DFW)
    74 71 100LL, Jet A
    17.5 Grand Prairie Municipal Airport
    (KGPM GPM)
    114 111 100LL, Jet A
    18.3 Bourland Field Airport
    (50F)
    218 215 100LL, Jet A
    24.4 Denton Enterprise Airport
    (KDTO DTO)
    19 16 100LL, Jet A
    25.8 Dallas Love Field Airport
    (DAL KDAL DAL)
    86 83 100LL, Jet A
    26.3 Dallas Exec Airport
    (RBD KRBD RBD)
    108 105 100LL, Jet A
    28.0 Addison Airport
    (ADS KADS ADS)
    71 68 100LL, Jet A
    28.2 Cleburne Regional Airport
    (KCPT CPT)
    187 184 100LL, Jet A
    28.3 Decatur Municipal Airport
    (KLUD LUD)
    337 334 100LL, Jet A
    29.2 Air Park-Dallas Airport
    (F69)
    65 62 100LL
    31.4 Mid-Way Regional Airport
    (KJWY JWY)
    133 130 100LL, Jet A
    32.2 Granbury Regional Airport
    (KGDJ GDJ)
    225 222 100LL, Jet A
    34.4 Garland/Dfw Heloplex Heliport
    (T57)
    83 80 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110-34 RWY 17/35, TWYS B, B1, C AND D WEST OF RWY 16/34, TWY M EAST OF TWY A, H, J, TXL G SE OF TXL N CLSD TO ACR ACFT WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS.
    A110-38 RWY 17/35 DESIGNED FOR ACFT WITH WINGSPAN 49 FT OR LESS. TWYS B & B1 DESIGNED FOR ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 79 FT. RWY 16/34 & TWYS A, A1 & M DESIGNED FOR ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 171 FT. ALL OTHER TWYS DESIGNED FOR ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 118 FT.
    A110-39 H1 & H2 HELIPADS ARE VMC DALGT USE ONLY; NON-MOVEMENT AREA.
    A110-40 48 HRS PPR FOR ARFF SVCS; CTC AIRPORT OPS 817-994-0653.
    A110-43 MKD US CUST PRKG SOUTHEAST OF TXL G AND TXL N INTXN.
    A110-44 HELO SKIDDING OPNS PROHIBITED ON RWY 17/35. IF SKIDDING IS RQRD, COORD WITH ATCT TO USE TWY B.
    A110-45 PPR FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS - 24 HR NOTICE RQRD - CALL ARPT OPS 817-994-0653.
    A110-46 ARPT FEES FOR USE OF CUST SVCS WILL BE COLLD IMT UPON LDG BY CITY OF FORT WORTH ARPT OPNS PSNL.
    A110-6 BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A26 ARFF INDEX A OR HIGHER AVBL ALL USERS WITH PPR.
    E147 TPA - RWY 17/35 R/W 1300(590) AGL, F/W 1500(790) AGL, RWY 16/34 1500(790) AGL, JETS 2000(1290) AGL.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 16/34
    17/35
    H1
    H2
    Longest Runway: 16/34 is 7502 ft (2287 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 16, 34

    FTW Heliport Runway Details

    Runway 16/34  7502 ft x 150 ft (2287 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/16/2010
    Surface:  Concrete - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  30 /R/C/W/U
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  80.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  100.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  190.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  350.0

    Runway 16

    Runway 34

    Elevation: 
    710.1 674.0
    Latitude: 
    32-49-48.6376N 32-48-35.1564N
    Longitude: 
    097-21-44.9518W 097-21-32.5720W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    172 352
    ILS Type: 
    ILS/DME ILS/DME
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Object at End: 
    POLE
    Object Height: 
    31
    Distance from End: 
    1450
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    625 ft. left of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Touchdown Rollout
    Approach Light System: 
    1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System
    REIL: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    59
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    7500
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    7500
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    7202
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    7202

    Runway 17/35  4005 ft x 75 ft (1221 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/16/2010
    Runway Pavement Class:  11 /F/C/X/U
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  12.5
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  50.0

    Runway 17

    Runway 35

    Elevation: 
    668.2 667.2
    Latitude: 
    32-49-29.4222N 32-48-50.2115N
    Longitude: 
    097-21-59.4712W 097-21-52.8641W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    172 352
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.8 degrees 3.2 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Right Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Object at End: 
    BERM
    Object Height: 
    39
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Lighted
    Distance from End: 
    1361
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    625 ft. left of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    56 43

    Helipad H1  35 ft x 35 ft (11 m x 11 m)
    Runway Length Source:  FAA as of 05/06/2011

    Helipad H1

    Elevation: 
    710.1
    Latitude: 
    32-49-09.2600N
    Longitude: 
    097-21-59.6300W
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Runway Markings Type: 
    None
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    625 ft. left of centerline

    Helipad H2  35 ft x 35 ft (11 m x 11 m)
    Runway Length Source:  FAA as of 05/06/2011

    Helipad H2

    Elevation: 
    668.7
    Latitude: 
    32-49-05.9800N
    Longitude: 
    097-21-59.0700W
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Runway Markings Type: 
    None
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    625 ft. left of centerline

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

    Maps & Diagrams

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