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Location

Latitude: 
39-30-21.6000N (39.506000)
Longitude: 
107-18-32.7000W (-107.309083)
Elevation: 
5916.0 feet MSL (1803 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
9.2 E (as of September 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. S of Glenwood Springs, Colorado
Found On: 
Denver Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
10/1944
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
6916 feet (2108 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
DEN
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  62
Multi Engine:  3
GA Helicopters:  5
Gliders:  1
Ultralights:  2

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2018)

Total Operations:  20999
Air Taxi:  1170 5.6%
GA Local:  17049 81.2%
GA Itinerant:  2730 13.0%
Military Aircraft:  50 0.2%

Communications

CTAF:  123.000
Unicom:  123.000

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    AMY HELM
    1172 AIRPORT CENTER ROAD
    GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO 81601
    970-445-0965
    CITY OF GLENWOOD SPRINGS
    101 W 8TH ST
    GLENWOOD SPRINGS, CO 81601
    970-445-0965

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    Area Code: 970

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Glenwood Aviation
      
    Unicom 122.8 945-2385 100LL, Jet A
    Premier Aviation
      
    945-2909, -2764
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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
       

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    Maps

    Glenwood Springs - Glenwood Springs Municipal (GWS) Airport Terminal Map

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    GWS Airport Sectional

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    METAR / TAF

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near GWS

    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 Glenwood Springs Municipal Airport
    (GWS KGWS GWS)
    0 351 100LL, Jet A
    19.4 Rifle Garfield County Airport
    (RIL KRIL RIL)
    273 264 100LL, Jet A
    19.9 Eagle County Regional Airport
    (EGE KEGE EGE)
    65 56 100LL, Jet A-1, Jet A-1+, MOGAS
    26.6 Aspen-Pitkin Co/Sardy Field Airport
    (ASE KASE ASE)
    129 120 100LL, Jet A-1+
    42.0 Meeker Coulter Field Airport
    (KEEO EEO)
    320 310 100LL, Jet A
    43.4 North Fork Valley Airport
    (WPO 7V2)
    201 192 100LL
    49.2 Lake County Airport
    (LXV KLXV LXV)
    110 101 100LL, Jet A
    50.6 Crawford Airport
    (99V)
    198 189 100LL
    54.4 Mc Elroy Airfield Airport
    (20V)
    52 43 100LL, Jet A
    55.6 Blake Field Airport
    (KAJZ AJZ)
    219 210 100LL, Jet A
    58.7 Yampa Valley Airport
    (HDN KHDN HDN)
    4 355 100LL, Jet A
    60.2 Craig-Moffat Airport
    (CIG KCAG CAG)
    350 341 100LL, Jet A
    60.9 Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport
    (GUC KGUC GUC)
    163 154 100LL, Jet A+
    61.0 Grand Junction Regional Airport
    (GJT KGJT GJT)
    248 238 100LL, Jet A
    63.9 Steamboat Springs/Bob Adams Field Airport
    (SBS KSBS SBS)
    18 9 100LL, Jet A
    65.7 Montrose Regional Airport
    (MTJ KMTJ MTJ)
    204 195 100LL, Jet A+
    69.1 Central Colorado Regional Airport
    (KAEJ AEJ)
    126 117 100LL, Jet A
    73.1 Granby-Grand County Airport
    (KGNB GNB)
    60 51 100LL, Jet A
    73.5 Mack Mesa Airport
    (10CO)
    259 249 100LL
    75.7 Rangely Airport
    (RNG 4V0)
    298 288 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KGWS NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
    NM of KGWS

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Glenwood Springs Municipal Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Glenwood Springs Municipal Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Parking Pricing
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Remarks

    A110-1 +2000' MTNS SURROUND ARPT.
    A110-10 PARAGLIDING OPNS VICINITY ONE TO TWO MILES NORTHWEST OF ARPT UP TO 18,000 FT MSL.
    A110-2 GUSTY WINDS FREQUENTLY INVOF ARPT.
    A110-3 NOISE ABATEMENT: WHEN WIND & WEA PERMIT USE RWY 32 FOR ARVL AND RWY 14 FOR DEP.
    A110-4 RY 32 HAS 20 FT HGRS & +30 FT ANTENNA 200 FT L OF CNTRLN AT THLD.
    A110-6 NO TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS.
    A110-7 WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A110-8 NUMEROUS +25 FT BLDGS; TREES; EQUIPMENT; TIEDOWNS APRXLY 150 FT FM CNTRLN - BOTH SIDES OF RY FULL LENGTH.
    A110-9 ARPT MGR ON CALL: 970-445-0965. FBO PH: 970-945-3073.
    A58-14 HAS +5 FT BUSH 50 FT L OF CNTRLN 150 FT FM RY END; +5 FT BRUSH 135 FT FM THLD 20 FT R OF CNTRLN.
    A58-32 100 FT DROPOFF 200 FT FM THLD.
    A70 FUEL AVAILABLE 24 HRS VIA SELF-SERVE CREDIT CARD PUMP.
    A82 AUTOMATED SUPER UNICOM, CLICK 3 TIMES FOR ARPT INFORMATION.
    E111 ESTABD PRIOR TO 1959.

    Runways

    GWS Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 14/32
    Longest Runway: 14/32 is 3305 ft (1007 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    GWS Airport Runway Details

    Runway 14/32  3305 ft x 50 ft (1007 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  15.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 14

    Runway 32

    Elevation: 
    5916 5906
    Latitude: 
    39-30-36.1631N 39-30-06.9371N
    Longitude: 
    107-18-42.0935W 107-18-23.2396W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    153 333
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 4.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES ROAD
    Object Height: 
    68 10
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    552 200
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    105 ft. right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    30
    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

    Airframe Repair: 
    None
    Powerplant Repair: 
    None
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available
    Other Services: 
    Aviation College

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