Natchitoches Regional Airport

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Natchitoches Weather (°F)

KIER (0.0 NM at True Heading of 290)
METAR: KIER 012135Z AUTO 01006KT 5SM DZ BKN008 OVC011 03/02 A3027 RMK AO2 T00260019
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
31-44-08.5920N (31.73572)
Longitude: 
093-05-56.8910W (-93.099136)
Elevation: 
121.0 feet MSL (37 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.5 E (as of February 2023 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
02 N.M. S of Natchitoches, Louisiana
Found On: 
Houston Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
LARRY COOPER
450 WALLENBERG DRIVE
NATCHITOCHES, LA 71457
318-352-0994
CITY OF NATCHITOCHES
PO BOX 37
NATCHITOCHES, LA 71457
318-352-0994

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/DAWN-DUSK
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZFW (Fort Worth)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
1121 feet (342 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
IER
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  29
Multi Engine:  2
Jet Engine:  1
GA Helicopters:  2

Annual Operations (as of 04/17/2020)

Total Operations:  10975
Air Taxi:  250 2.3%
GA Local:  4800 43.7%
GA Itinerant:  5775 52.6%
Military Aircraft:  150 1.4%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
Approach:  POLK
125.4
125.4
Departure:  POLK
125.4
125.4
AWOS-3:  119.025 (318-352-1575)

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 318

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Alpha Aviation, Inc.
      
    Unicom 122.8 352-0994 100LL, Jet A
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    Flight Service Stations

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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 01/26/23 to 0901Z 02/23/23.

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    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP LOC RWY 35 SC-4
    IAP NDB RWY 35 SC-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 SC-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35 SC-4
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-4
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-4
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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KIER

    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 Natchitoches Regional Airport
    (KIER IER)
    0 360 100LL, Jet A-1+
    22.8 Hart Airport
    (3R4)
    239 238 100LL
    36.1 Pollock Municipal Airport
    (L66)
    115 115 100LL
    36.3 Leesville Airport
    (L39)
    200 199 100LL, Jet A
    37.3 Alexandria International Airport
    (AEX KAEX AEX)
    130 130 100, Jet A, MOGAS
    39.5 C E 'Rusty' Williams Airport
    (3F3)
    300 299 100LL, Jet A
    41.0 Pineville Municipal Airport
    (2L0)
    124 124 100LL, MOGAS
    54.2 Center Municipal Airport
    (F17)
    276 275 100LL, Jet A+
    55.6 Beauregard Regional Airport
    (DRI KDRI DRI)
    192 191 100LL, Jet A
    56.4 Shreveport Regional Airport
    (SHV KSHV SHV)
    319 318 100LL, Jet A
    58.4 Shreveport Downtown Airport
    (DTN KDTN DTN)
    326 325 100LL, Jet A
    64.4 Bunkie Municipal Airport
    (2R6)
    136 136 100LL
    65.3 Marksville Municipal Airport
    (KMKV MKV)
    125 125 100LL
    71.3 Monroe Regional Airport
    (MLU KMLU MLU)
    49 49 100LL, Jet A
    75.6 Winnsboro Municipal Airport
    (F89)
    70 70 100LL
    77.4 Harrison County Airport
    (ASL KASL ASL)
    307 306 100LL, Jet A
    82.0 Concordia Parish Airport
    (0R4)
    96 97 100LL
    82.8 Nacogdoches A L Mangham Jr Regional Airport
    (OCH KOCH OCH)
    263 261 100LL, Jet A
    83.7 Eunice Airport
    (UCE 4R7)
    155 155 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    87.3 St Landry Parish-Ahart Field Airport
    (OPL KOPL OPL)
    143 143 100LL, Jet A+

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
    A110-1 GCO AVBL ON FREQ 135.075 THRU FORT POLK APCH - 4 CLICKS; AND FSS - 6 CLICKS.
    A110-2 FOR CD IF UNA VIA GCO CTC POLK APCH AT 337-531-2352.
    A17 FOR ARPT ATTENDANT AFT HRS CALL 318-471-2106.
    A70-FUEL-10 0LL FUEL AVBL 24/7 WITH CC.
    A81-APT ODALS RWY 35; REIL RWY 07 AND RWY 17 PRESET LOW INTST CONSLY, TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF. MIRL RWY 17/35 AND RWY 7/25 PRESET LOW INTST DUSK TO DAWN, TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 07/25
    17/35
    Longest Runway: 17/35 is 5003 ft (1525 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 35

    KIER Airport Runway Details

    Runway 07/25  4000 ft x 100 ft (1219 m x 30 m)
    Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 04/22/1989
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  21.0

    Runway 07

    Runway 25

    Elevation: 
    114.8 117.0
    Latitude: 
    31-44-16.1860N 31-44-25.4510N
    Longitude: 
    093-06-26.5360W 093-05-41.5050W
    Runway True Alignment: 
    076 256
    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: 
    TREES TREE
    Object Height: 
    98 82
    Distance from End: 
    2049 2091
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    142 ft. right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    REIL: 
    Yes No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    50 50

    Runway 17/35  5003 ft x 150 ft (1525 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 04/22/1989
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0

    Runway 17

    Runway 35

    Elevation: 
    116.4 120.8
    Latitude: 
    31-44-22.8020N 31-43-34.6600N
    Longitude: 
    093-05-58.0440W 093-05-44.4800W
    Runway True Alignment: 
    166 346
    ILS Type: 
    LOCALIZER
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Object at End: 
    TREE TREES
    Object Height: 
    82 106
    Distance from End: 
    3600 3612
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    142 ft. right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Approach Light System: 
    Omnidirectional Approach Lighting System
    REIL: 
    Yes No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    45 43

    Services

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

    Maps & Diagrams

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