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Location

Latitude: 
29-38-43.5000N (29.645417)
Longitude: 
095-16-44.0000W (-95.278889)
Elevation: 
46.3 feet MSL (14 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.4 E (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
8 N.M. SE of Houston, Texas
Found On: 
Houston Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
01/1939
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1046 feet (319 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
HOU
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:  42
Multi Engine:  33
Jet Engine:  207
GA Helicopters:  25

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  204596
Commercial:  108539 53.1%
Air Taxi:  33326 16.3%
GA Itinerant:  59720 29.2%
Military Aircraft:  3011 1.5%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  HOBBY
118.7
256.9
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  125.45
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  HOUSTON
Departure:  HOUSTON
ATIS:  124.6
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (713-847-1462)
AS ASSIGNED:  120.2
EMERG:  121.5
EMERG:  243.0

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    LILIANA L. RAMBO
    7800 AIRPORT BLVD
    HOUSTON, TX 77061
    (713) 845-7712
    CITY OF HOUSTON
    16930 JF KENNEDY BLVD
    HOUSTON, TX 77032
    281-233-3000

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    Area Code: 713

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Atlantic Aviation
                
    Unicom 122.95, Arinc 130.75 644-6431, 800-456-3591 100LL, Jet A
    Enterprise Air Center
                
    645-8317, 800-637-6098 100LL, Jet A
    Fletcher Aviation
                
    649-8700, 800-329-4647 100LL, Jet A
    FlightSafety International
                
    644-1521, 800-927-1521
    Houston Executive Air Service
      
    Unicom 122.95 644-5365, 800-HOU-EXEC 100LL, Jet A
    Million Air
                
    641-6666 100LL, Jet A
    Raytheon Aircraft Services
      
    Arinc 130.57 567-5000, 800-456-3580 100LL, Jet A
    Signature Flight Support
      
    Unicom: 122.95, Arinc: 130.57 +1 713 353 5300
    Temple Electronics Company
      
    649-8175
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    Flight Service Stations

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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


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    DP TRUAX SEVEN SC-5
    DP WYLSN FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
    DP WYLSN FIVE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    HOT HOT SPOT SC-5
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 04 SC-5
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 13R SC-5
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 31L SC-5
    IAP ILS RWY 04 (CAT II - III) SC-5
    IAP ILS RWY 04 (SA CAT I) SC-5
    IAP LOC RWY 22 SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04 SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 13R SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22 SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 31L SC-5
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35 SC-5
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-5
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-5
    STAR BAYYY THREE (RNAV) SC-5
    STAR BAYYY THREE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
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    STAR BLUBELL THREE SC-5
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    STAR CESAN FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR HUDZY THREE SC-5
    STAR HUDZY THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
    STAR KIDDZ THREE (RNAV) SC-5
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    STAR OHIIO FOUR SC-5
    STAR PUCKS THREE (RNAV) SC-5
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    STAR QTRBK ONE SC-5
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    STAR TKNIQ TWO (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near HOU

    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
    6.7 Ellington Airport
    (EFD KEFD EFD)
    110 108 100LL, Jet A
    7.7 Pearland Regional Airport
    (KLVJ LVJ)
    165 163 100LL, Jet A
    10.3 Wolfe Air Park Airport
    (3T2)
    194 192 100LL
    11.3 La Porte Municipal Airport
    (T41)
    82 80 100LL, Jet A
    13.3 Houston-Southwest Airport
    (KAXH AXH)
    231 229 100LL, Jet A
    19.7 Sugar Land Regional Airport
    (SGR KSGR SGR)
    266 263 100LL, Jet A
    20.6 George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport
    (IAH KIAH IAH)
    350 348 100LL, Jet A
    23.0 West Houston Airport
    (IWS KIWS IWS)
    296 293 100LL, Jet A
    23.5 Rwj Airpark Airport
    (54T)
    72 70 100LL, Jet A
    25.6 Weiser Air Park Airport
    (KEYQ EYQ)
    312 309 100LL
    28.8 David Wayne Hooks Memorial Airport
    (DWH KDWH DWH)
    330 327 100LL, Jet A
    30.6 North Houston Airport
    (9X1)
    355 353 100LL
    31.6 Scholes International At Galveston Airport
    (GLS KGLS GLS)
    136 134 100LL, Jet A
    33.6 Texas Gulf Coast Regional Airport
    (LJN KLBX LBX)
    196 194 100LL, Jet A
    39.8 Liberty Municipal Airport
    (T78)
    49 47 100LL, Jet A
    43.1 Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport
    (CXO KCXO CXO)
    350 348 100LL, Jet A
    44.9 Cleveland Municipal Airport
    (6R3)
    18 16 100LL
    50.6 Bay City Regional Airport
    (BBC KBYY BYY)
    217 214 100LL, Jet A
    51.4 Wharton Regional Airport
    (WHT KARM ARM)
    243 240 100LL, Jet A
    60.9 Beaumont Municipal Airport
    (BMT KBMT BMT)
    65 63 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Ratings & Reviews

    William P Hobby Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for William P Hobby Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

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

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Centers
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

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

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

    Parking Pricing
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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    Runways

    HOU Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 04/22 is 7602 ft (2317 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 04, 22, 13R, 31L

    HOU Airport Runway Details



    Runway 04/22  7602 ft x 150 ft (2317 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Concrete -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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: 
    42 39
    Latitude: 
    29.6391 29.6542
    Longitude: 
    -95.2853 -95.2687
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    44 224
    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: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    42 39
    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 12L/30R  5148 ft x 100 ft (1569 m x 30 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Concrete -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 12L

    Runway 30R

    Elevation: 
    45 40
    Latitude: 
    29.6526 29.6428
    Longitude: 
    -95.2839 -95.2722
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    134 314
    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: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    45 40
    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 12R/30L  7602 ft x 150 ft (2317 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 12R

    Runway 30L

    Elevation: 
    46 42
    Latitude: 
    29.6509 29.6364
    Longitude: 
    -95.2855 -95.2683
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    134 314
    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: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    46 42
    Displaced Threshold: 
    1034 200
    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 17/35  6000 ft x 150 ft (1829 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  PEM -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 17

    Runway 35

    Elevation: 
    45 43
    Latitude: 
    29.6524 29.6359
    Longitude: 
    -95.2847 -95.2843
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    179 359
    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: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    45 43
    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

    Remarks

    A110-2 NMRS BIRDS ON AND IN VCNTY OF ARPT.
    A110-20 CUSTOMS RAMP HAS MULTIPLE OBSTRUCTIONS; RECOMMEND LARGE ACFT USE CUSTOMS OVERFLOW RAMP.
    A110-21 ASDE-X IN USE. OPERATE TRANSPONDERS WITH ALTITUDE REPORTING MODE AND ADS-B (IF EQUIPPED) ENABLED ON ALL AIRPORT SURFACES.
    A110-26 ARPT CLSD TO ACFT WITH WING SPAN OVER 125 FT EXCP 24 HRS PPR CALL AMGR 713-640-3000.
    A110-27 PILOTS/CREW SHOULD BE AWARE OF DEP TURNS IN EXCESS OF 180 DEGREES. READ BACK OF DIRECTION OF TURNS IS HIGHLY ENCOURAGED.
    A110-3 TWY G CNTRLN TO PARKED ACFT ON WEST SIDE ONLY 68 FT. TWY G CNTRLN TO EDGE OF ADJ SVC VEHICLE ROAD ON WEST SIDE ONLY 48 FT.
    A110-7 DUE TO COMPLEX RY CONFIGURATION; WHEN TAXIING TO THRS 13L & 13R AND 17 CHECK COMPASS HEADING BEFORE DEPARTING.
    A110-8 ACFT SOUTHBOUND ON TWY C TO RY 31L THLD USE EXTREME CARE; TWY C MAKES A 45 DEG DOGLEG TO THE LEFT CROSSING TWY K.
    A110-9 ACFT IN TKOF POSITION ON RY 22 BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE RADIO INTERFERENCE OR NULL ON FREQ 118.7. USE UPPER ANT IF SO EQUIPPED.
    A43-31L PAPI UNUSABLE BYD 8 DEGS LEFT & RIGHT OF CRS.
    A57-13R APCH RATIO 36:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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