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Location

Latitude: 
30-33-30.2000N (30.558389)
Longitude: 
092-05-57.8000W (-92.099389)
Elevation: 
74.7 feet MSL (23 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.3 E (as of May 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. NW of Opelousas, Louisiana
Found On: 
Houston Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
10/1947
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1630
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1075 feet (328 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
OPL
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:  37
Multi Engine:  3
Jet Engine:  1
GA Helicopters:  1
Ultralights:  4

Annual Operations (as of 06/07/2018)

Total Operations:  24325
GA Local:  15000 61.7%
GA Itinerant:  9000 37.0%
Military Aircraft:  325 1.3%

Communications

CTAF:  123.000
Unicom:  123.000
Approach:  LAFAYETTE
128.7
HOUSTON ARTCC
Departure:  LAFAYETTE
128.7
HOUSTON ARTCC
AWOS-3PT:  118.775 (337-948-8560)

  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 126.35/338.25 (LAFAYETTE RCAG) WHEN LAFAYETTE APCH CTL CLSD.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
MS. SHELLY CUMMINGS
299 HANGER RD.
OPELOUSAS, LA 70570
337-407-1551
ST. LANDRY PARISH GOVERNMENT
ST. LANDRY PARISH, P. O. DRAWER 1550
OPELOUSAS, LA 70571
337-948-3688

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 318

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Eagle Air Services, Inc.
  
Unicom 123.0 942-8528 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
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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 04/25/19 to 0901Z 05/23/19.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 SC-4 Changed
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 36 SC-4 Changed
IAP VOR/DME RWY 36 SC-4 Changed
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-4
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Maps

Opelousas - St Landry Parish-Ahart Field (OPL) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF

METAR

TAF

Navigation Aids (Navaids) near OPL

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
10.9 Kibs Air Park Airport
(7LA4)
192 192 100LL, MOGAS
17.7 Eunice Airport
(UCE 4R7)
251 250 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
22.0 Lafayette Regional/Paul Fournet Field Airport
(LFT KLFT LFT)
164 164 100LL, Jet A
24.9 Bunkie Municipal Airport
(2R6)
343 343 100LL
32.2 Marksville Municipal Airport
(KMKV MKV)
2 2 100LL
33.2 Acadiana Regional Airport
(ARA KARA ARA)
160 160 100LL, Jet A
35.0 Abbeville Chris Crusta Memorial Airport
(KIYA IYA)
178 178 100LL, Jet A
35.2 Jennings Airport
(3R7)
237 236 100LL, Jet A
42.3 Welsh Airport
(6R1)
243 242 100LL, Jet A
49.1 Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field Airport
(BTR KBTR BTR)
91 91 100LL, Jet A
50.3 Pineville Municipal Airport
(2L0)
339 339 100LL
51.6 Alexandria International Airport
(AEX KAEX AEX)
333 332 100, Jet A, MOGAS
57.9 Chennault International Airport
(CWF KCWF CWF)
249 248 100LL, Jet A-1+
58.2 Pollock Municipal Airport
(L66)
341 341 100LL
63.7 Lake Charles Regional Airport
(LCH KLCH LCH)
246 245 100LL, Jet A-1+
64.3 Louisiana Regional Airport
(REG)
110 110 100LL, Jet A+
64.4 Harry P Williams Memorial Airport
(PTN KPTN PTN)
142 142 100LL, Jet A
66.1 Beauregard Regional Airport
(DRI KDRI DRI)
284 283 100LL, Jet A
67.5 Concordia Parish Airport
(0R4)
26 26 100LL
70.9 Southland Field Airport
(KUXL UXL)
249 248 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
NM of KOPL

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Locations (ICAO):
Buffer (Both Sides):
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Ratings & Reviews

St Landry Parish-Ahart Field Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for St Landry Parish-Ahart Field Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

On-time Performance
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Seating Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Security Lines
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Parking Pricing
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Taxis
  • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote 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*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
A110-8 GCO AVBL ON FREQ 135.075 THRU LFT APCH AND DRI AFSS.
A16 AFTER HOURS EMERGENCY CELL 337-351-0025.
A33-06/24 RY HAS SOME CRACKS WITH GRASS GROWING THRU CRACKS.
A42-06 RY MARKINGS ARE FADED.
A42-24 RY MARKINGS ARE FADED.
A57-06 APCH RATIO 10:1 FM DSPLCD THLD.
A57-18 APCH SLOPE 17:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A57-24 APCH RATIO 19:1 FM DSPLCD THLD.
A57-36 APCH SLOPE 30:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A70 FUEL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
A81-APT MIRL RY 18/36, REIL RYS 18 & 36 PRESET LOW INTST DUSK-DAWN; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.

Runways

OPL Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 06/24
18/36
Longest Runway: 18/36 is 5999 ft (1828 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

OPL Airport Runway Details

Runway 06/24  4051 ft x 100 ft (1235 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 12/05/2007
Surface:  Concrete - Fair condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

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

Runway 06

Runway 24

Elevation: 
70 75
Latitude: 
30-33-11.0487N 30-33-30.9991N
Longitude: 
092-06-20.3890W 092-05-40.1988W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
60 240
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Basic Basic
Runway Markings Condition:
Poor Poor
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
TREES TREES
Object Height: 
47 15
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
520 385
Object Centerline Offset: 
23 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
70 75
Displaced Threshold: 
165 169
Threshold Latitude: 
30-33-11.8622N 30-33-30.1678N

Threshold Longitude: 

092-06-18.7505W 092-05-41.8738W
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 18/36  5999 ft x 100 ft (1828 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 12/05/2007
Surface:  Concrete - Fair condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

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

Runway 18

Runway 36

Elevation: 
71 71
Latitude: 
30-34-06.1520N 30-33-06.7757N
Longitude: 
092-05-55.9365W 092-05-56.1328W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
180 0
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.5 degrees 3.5 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
TREE ROAD
Object Height: 
56 51
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
1017 971
Object Centerline Offset: 
23 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
58 59
Threshold Elevation: 
71 73
Displaced Threshold: 
150 789
Threshold Latitude: 
30-34-04.6713N 30-33-14.5849N

Threshold Longitude: 

092-05-55.9414W 092-05-56.1070W
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: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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