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Location

Latitude: 
39-07-22.6000N (39.122944)
Longitude: 
094-35-34.2000W (-94.592833)
Elevation: 
756.8 feet MSL (231 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
1.5 E (as of May 2020 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
00 N.M. NW of Kansas City, Missouri
Found On: 
Kansas City Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

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: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1757 feet (536 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
MKC
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: 06/1995

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  78
Multi Engine:  21
Jet Engine:  65
GA Helicopters:  4

Annual Operations (as of 09/30/2018)

Total Operations:  97396
Commercial:  188 0.2%
Air Taxi:  15899 16.3%
GA Local:  40138 41.2%
GA Itinerant:  40138 41.2%
Military Aircraft:  1033 1.1%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  DOWNTOWN
133.3
233.7
Hrs: 24
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  KANSAS CITY
118.4
Departure:  KANSAS CITY
118.4
ATIS:  120.75
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (816-329-2843)

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Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
MELISSA COOPER, A.A.E.
900 RICHARDS ROAD
KANSAS CITY, MO 64116
(816) 859-7610
CITY OF KANSAS CITY
414 E. 12TH ST
KANSAS CITY, MO 64106
816-513-3600

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 816

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Executive Beechcraft, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.95 842-8484 100LL, Jet A
Hunter Price Aviation
  
Arinc 129.275 842-3313 100LL, Jet A
Kansas City Helicopter, LLC
  
221-6854
Signature Flight Support
  
Unicom: 122.95, Arinc: 129.575 +1 816 842 8484
Spirit Aviation, Inc.
  
221-3192
The Aero Centre
  
Unicom 122.95 221-6677 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/21/20 to 0901Z 06/18/20.

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IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM NC-3
DP CHIEF SEVEN NC-3
DP LAKES THREE NC-3
DP LAKES THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 NC-3
DP RACER SEVEN NC-3
DP ROYAL NINE NC-3
DP TIFTO SIX NC-3
DP WILDCAT FIVE NC-3
HOT HOT SPOT NC-3
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 03 NC-3 Changed
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 19 NC-3 Changed
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 03 NC-3 Changed
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 19 NC-3 Changed
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 21 NC-3 Changed
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NC-3 Changed
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NC-3
STAR BRAYMER SIX NC-3
STAR BRAYMER SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 NC-3
STAR JHAWK SIX NC-3
STAR JHAWK SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 NC-3
STAR ROBINSON FOUR NC-3
STAR ROBINSON FOUR[DELIMITER] CONT.1 NC-3
STAR TYGER SIX NC-3
STAR TYGER SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 NC-3
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Maps

Kansas City - Charles B Wheeler Downtown (MKC) Airport Terminal Map

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MKC Airport Diagram

Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport (MKC) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near MKC

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
11.8 Noah's Ark Airport
(06MO)
303 301 100LL
11.9 Kansas City International Airport
(MCI KMCI MCI)
331 329 100LL, Jet A
12.2 Roosterville Airport
(0N0)
34 33 100LL
14.2 Lee's Summit Municipal Airport
(KLXT LXT)
133 132 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
17.8 Johnson County Executive Airport
(OJC KOJC OJC)
202 200 100LL, Jet A
18.2 Midwest National Air Center Airport
(KGPH GPH)
46 45 100LL, Jet A
18.8 East Kansas City Airport
(3GV)
110 109 100LL, Jet A+
20.9 Sherman AAF Airport
(FLV KFLV FLV)
314 312 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
22.4 New Century Aircenter Airport
(JCI KIXD IXD)
218 216 100LL, Jet A
22.4 Excelsior Springs Memorial Airport
(3EX)
54 53 100LL
25.4 Gardner Municipal Airport
(K34)
221 219 100LL, MOGAS
28.9 Plattsburg Airpark Airport
(51MO)
12 11 100LL
29.8 Lawrence Municipal Airport
(LWC KLWC LWC)
257 255 100LL, Jet A
31.4 Lexington Municipal Airport
(4K3)
80 79 100LL, Jet A
32.4 Vinland Valley Aerodrome Airport
(K64)
238 236 100LL
32.9 Lawrence Smith Memorial Airport
(KLRY LRY)
159 158 100LL
39.1 Cameron Memorial Airport
(KEZZ EZZ)
21 20 100LL
41.6 Rosecrans Memorial Airport
(STJ KSTJ STJ)
339 337 100LL, Jet A
42.1 Skyhaven Airport
(KRCM RCM)
118 117 100LL, Jet A
46.7 Ottawa Municipal Airport
(KOWI OWI)
221 219 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport Ratings

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Business Centers
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Wireless Internet Access
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General Facilities ATM Locations
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Public Telephones
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restrooms
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Architecture
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Terminal Layout
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  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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Public Transport
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  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Remarks

A110-10 FLOCKS OF PIGEONS INVOF DEP EOR 03.
A110-12 RY 03/21 VFR E TFC PAT: DEPARTING RY 03 RIGHT TFC ATTAIN TFC PAT ALT PRIOR TO TURNING CROSSWIND. LDG RY 21 MAINTAIN TFC PAT ALT UNTIL PASSING N OF MISSOURI RIVER.
A110-14 ATCT HAS LIMITED VISIBILITY OF T-HANGAR APRONS N TWY D AND W TWY L .
A110-6 WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
A26 ARPT CLSD TO ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS EXCP 24 HR PPR CALL AMGR (816) 289-2718. AIR CARRIER OPS NOT AUTHORIZED IN EXCESS OF 15 MINUTES BFR OR AFT SKED ARR OR DEP TIMES W/O PRIOR COORDINATION WITH AMGR CONFIRMING ARFF AVBL PRIOR TO LNDG OR TKOF.
A43-21 UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS LEFT OF COURSE.
A49-19 RY19 MALSF AUGMENTED WITH RAIL.
A57-03 APCH RATIO AT DSPLCD THR 47:1.
A57-21 APCH RATIO AT DSPLCD THR 24:1.
A58-19 ROAD & FENCE 0-200' FM THR.
A58-21 ROAD & RR 0-200' FM THR.
A70 100LL SELF SVC AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD ONLY ON WEST SIDE NEAR GA TERMINAL.
E60-01 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSYTEM (EMAS) 263 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 01.
E60-19 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSYTEM (EMAS) 287 FT IN LENGTH BY 170 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT THE DER 19.

Runways

MKC Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 01/19
03/21
Longest Runway: 01/19 is 6827 ft (2081 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 19, 03

MKC Airport Runway Details

Runway 01/19  6827 ft x 150 ft (2081 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 11/08/2011
Surface:  Concrete - Excellent condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  67 /R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  86.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  171.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  342.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 01

Runway 19

Elevation: 
749 757
Latitude: 
39-06-52.8788N 39-07-58.7018N
Longitude: 
094-35-43.2503W 094-35-24.2269W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
13 193
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.7 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
EMAS EMAS
Object at End: 
TREE ROAD
Object Height: 
38 20
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
747 700
Object Centerline Offset: 
571 ft. right of centerline 150 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Box VASI 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 Sequenced Flashers
REIL: 
Yes No
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
66 46
Threshold Elevation: 
746 754
Displaced Threshold: 
299 302
Threshold Latitude: 
39-06-55.7662N 39-07-55.7933N

Threshold Longitude: 

094-35-42.4177W 094-35-25.0689W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
6827 6827
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
6827 6827
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
6827 6827
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
6527 6525

Runway 03/21  5050 ft x 100 ft (1539 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 11/08/2011
Surface:  Concrete - Excellent condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  74 /F/C/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  48.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  73.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  136.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 03

Runway 21

Elevation: 
743 743
Latitude: 
39-06-58.6619N 39-07-37.7599N
Longitude: 
094-35-54.6474W 094-35-14.8218W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
38 218
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.3 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
BERM RR
Object Height: 
20 37
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Lighted Lighted
Distance from End: 
450 225
Object Centerline Offset: 
571 ft. right of centerline 150 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown Rollout
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 57
Threshold Elevation: 
743 744
Displaced Threshold: 
500 699
Threshold Latitude: 
39-07-02.5361N 39-07-32.3475N

Threshold Longitude: 

094-35-50.7024W 094-35-20.3357W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
5050 5050
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
5050 5050
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
4770 5050
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
4270 4351

Services

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

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