Lafayette Regional/Paul Fournet Field Airport

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Lafayette Weather (°F)

KLFT (0.5 NM at True Heading of 39)
METAR: KLFT 191853Z 18014G25KT 10SM BKN060 OVC075 23/14 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP162 T02330139
TAF: KLFT 191739Z 1918/2018 18010G17KT P6SM OVC060 FM192200 19008KT P6SM OVC050 FM200400 19007KT P6SM VCTS SCT025 OVC050CB TEMPO 2005/2009 28009KT 3SM -TSRA OVC025CB FM200900 34012KT 6SM SHRA BR OVC015 TEMPO 2009/2012 36015G23KT 4SM TSRA OVC007CB FM201200 01018G24KT P6SM OVC008

Location

Latitude: 
30-12-18.1000N (30.205028)
Longitude: 
091-59-15.9000W (-91.98775)
Elevation: 
41.7 feet MSL (13 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0 E (as of January 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
02 N.M. SE of Lafayette, Louisiana
Found On: 
Houston Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
STEVEN PICOU, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
222 JET RANGER X DRIVE
LAFAYETTE, LA 70508-2124
337-266-4401
CITY PARISH OF LAFAYETTE
222 TOWER DRIVE
LAFAYETTE, LA 70508
(337) 266-4401

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1042 feet (318 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
LFT
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:  76
Multi Engine:  25
Jet Engine:  28
GA Helicopters:  13

Annual Operations (as of 05/31/2018)

Total Operations:  39240
Commercial:  4237 10.8%
Air Taxi:  13264 33.8%
GA Local:  4760 12.1%
GA Itinerant:  16039 40.9%
Military Aircraft:  940 2.4%

Communications

CTAF:  118.500
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  LAFAYETTE
118.5
257.8
Hrs: 0530-2230
Clearance Del.:  125.55
Ground:  121.8
Approach:  LAFAYETTE
121.1 ;020-210
128.7 ;211-019
268.7 ;211-019
363.0 ;020-210
Hrs: 0530-2230

HOUSTON ARTCC
Hrs: 2230-0530
Departure:  LAFAYETTE
121.1 ;020-210
128.7 ;211-019
268.7 ;211-019
363.0 ;020-210
Hrs: 0530-2230

HOUSTON ARTCC
Hrs: 2230-0530
ATIS:  134.05
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  134.05 ((337)262-2757)
EMERG:  243.0
CLASS C:  121.1 ;020-210
EMERG:  121.5
CLASS C:  268.7 ;211-019
CLASS C:  363.0 ;020-210
CLASS C:  128.7 ;211-019

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY HOUSTON ARTCC (ZHU) ON FREQS 126.35/338.25 (LAFAYETTE RCAG) WHEN LAFAYETTE APCH CTL (LFT) CLSD.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 337

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Dallas Airmotive
   Website           Email
233-6386
Lafayette Aero, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.95 234-3100, 324-3115, 233-4129 100LL, Jet A
Paul Fournet Air Service, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.95, Arinc 128.85 237-0520 100LL, Jet A
Signature Flight Support
   Email
Arinc: 122.95 +1 337 234 3100
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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 12/30/21 to 0901Z 01/27/22.

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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-4
HOT HOT SPOT SC-4
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 04R SC-4
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 22L SC-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04R SC-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22L SC-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 29 SC-4
IAP VOR/DME RWY 11 SC-4
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-4
MIN RADAR MINIMUMS SC-4
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-4
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near LFT

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
11.4 Acadiana Regional Airport
(ARA KARA ARA)
151 151 100LL, Jet A
13.4 Kibs Air Park Airport
(7LA4)
322 322 100LL, MOGAS
14.6 Abbeville Chris Crusta Meml Airport
(KIYA IYA)
200 200 100LL, Jet A
22.0 St Landry Parish-Ahart Field Airport
(OPL KOPL OPL)
344 344 100LL, Jet A+
27.5 Eunice Airport
(UCE 4R7)
304 304 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
35.6 Jennings Airport
(3R7)
273 273 100LL, Jet A
43.8 Welsh Airport
(6R1)
273 273 100LL, Jet A
45.0 Harry P Williams Meml Airport
(PTN KPTN PTN)
131 131 100LL, Jet A
46.9 Bunkie Municipal Airport
(2R6)
344 344 100LL
47.6 Baton Rouge Metro, Ryan Field Airport
(BTR KBTR BTR)
65 66 100LL, Jet A
53.5 Marksville Municipal Airport
(KMKV MKV)
355 355 100LL
54.4 Louisiana Regional Airport
(REG)
91 92 100LL, Jet A+
59.9 Chennault International Airport
(CWF KCWF CWF)
270 269 100LL, Jet A-1+
64.3 Lake Charles Regional Airport
(LCH KLCH LCH)
266 265 100LL, Jet A-1+
72.2 Southland Field Airport
(KUXL UXL)
266 265 100LL, Jet A
72.2 Pineville Municipal Airport
(2L0)
341 341 100LL, MOGAS
73.2 Port Of South Louisiana Exec Regional Airport
(KAPS APS)
95 96 100LL, Jet A
73.3 Alexandria International Airport
(AEX KAEX AEX)
336 336 100, Jet A, MOGAS
79.0 Houma-Terrebonne Airport
(HUM KHUM HUM)
118 119 100LL, Jet A
79.4 Beauregard Regional Airport
(DRI KDRI DRI)
298 297 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-1 RWY 11/29; RWY 04L/22R & RWY 04R/22L LGTD DISTANCE REMAINING SIGNS.
A110-10 TWY B BTN TWYS C & D CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN OVER 80 FT.
A110-11 CTC GND CTL PRIOR TO PUSH BACK FM TERMINAL.
A110-13 USE CTN TWR BLIND SPOTS ON TWY M EAST & WEST OF TWY E.
A110-14 FOR CD IF UNA TO CTC ON FSS FREQ, CTC HOUSTON ARTCC AT 281-230-5622.
A110-4 155 FT OIL RIG 1 NM SE OF ARPT.
A110-6 NUMEROUS BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
A26 PPR FOR UNSCHEDULED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 337-266-4400.
A30-04L/22R RWY NOT AVBL FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS. RY CLSD 2230-0530.
A81-APT DUSK-DAWN. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 22L - CTAF; MIRL RWY 04L/22R NOT AVBL.
E60-04R ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 223 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 04R.
E60-11 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 300 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 11.
E60-22L ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 380.7 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 22L.
E60-29 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 448 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 29.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 04L/22R
04R/22L
11/29
Longest Runway: 04R/22L is 8000 ft (2438 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 04R, 22L

LFT Airport Runway Details

Runway 04L/22R  4099 ft x 75 ft (1249 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/08/2015
Runway Pavement Class:  11 /F/D/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  25.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  32.0

Runway 04L

Runway 22R

Elevation: 
41.2 41.6
Latitude: 
30-12-05.8007N 30-12-37.4292N
Longitude: 
091-59-33.0761W 091-59-03.8174W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
039 219
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Object at End: 
TREE TREE
Object Height: 
27 54
Distance from End: 
996 2364
Object Centerline Offset: 
83 ft. left of centerline 5 ft. 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 Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
26 26
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
4099 4099
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
4099 4099
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
4099 4099
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
4099 4099

Runway 04R/22L  8000 ft x 150 ft (2438 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/08/2015
Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  67 /F/C/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  140.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  170.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  290.0

Runway 04R

Runway 22L

Elevation: 
39.1 32.7
Latitude: 
30-11-45.2285N 30-12-46.9777N
Longitude: 
091-59-37.4509W 091-58-40.3797W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
039 219
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
EMAS EMAS
Object at End: 
POLE TREES
Object Height: 
49 57
Distance from End: 
1843 1066
Object Centerline Offset: 
83 ft. left of centerline 5 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left 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
REIL: 
Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 50
Threshold Elevation: 
33.1
Displaced Threshold: 
342
Threshold Latitude: 
30-12-44.3370N

Threshold Longitude: 

091-58-42.8231W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
8001 8001
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
8001 8001
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
8001 8001
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
8001 7659

Runway 11/29  5400 ft x 148 ft (1646 m x 45 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/08/2015
Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  5 /F/D/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  85.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  110.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  175.0

Runway 11

Runway 29

Elevation: 
37.0 34.9
Latitude: 
30-12-27.5328N 30-12-09.2422N
Longitude: 
091-59-53.2870W 091-58-55.4662W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
110 290
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
EMAS EMAS
Object at End: 
TREES TREE
Object Height: 
30 49
Distance from End: 
1082 1878
Object Centerline Offset: 
83 ft. left of centerline 5 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
36 51
Threshold Elevation: 
35.5
Displaced Threshold: 
250
Threshold Latitude: 
30-12-10.0620N

Threshold Longitude: 

091-58-58.1559W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
5401 5401
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
5401 5401
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
5401 5401
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
5401 5401

Services

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

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