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  • Location

    Latitude: 
    42-06-51.4000N (42.114278)
    Longitude: 
    087-54-05.5000W (-87.901528)
    Elevation: 
    646.8 feet MSL (197 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    3.8 W (as of October 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    18 N.M. NW of Chicago/Prospect Heights/Wheeling, Illinois
    Found On: 
    Chicago Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Airport Operations

    Airport Status: 
    Operational
    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    02/1944
    Control tower: 
    Yes
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/ALL
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZAU (Chicago)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1647 feet (502 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    PWK
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  95
    Multi Engine:  21
    Jet Engine:  57
    GA Helicopters:  3

    Annual Operations (as of 07/31/2017)

    Total Operations:  77321
    Commercial:  48 0.1%
    Air Taxi:  13232 17.1%
    GA Local:  19397 25.1%
    GA Itinerant:  44564 57.6%
    Military Aircraft:  80 0.1%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  119.900
    Unicom:  122.950
    Tower:  EXECUTIVE
    119.9
    Hrs: 0600-2200 MON-FRI & 0700-2200 SAT-SUN
    Clearance Del.:  124.7
    Ground:  121.7
    Approach:  CHICAGO
    120.55
    125.0
    Departure:  CHICAGO
    120.55
    125.0
    ATIS:  124.2
    Hrs: 24
    ASOS:  (847-465-0291)

    • CLEARANCE DELIVERY PROVIDED BY CHICAGO APCH CTL (C90) ON FREQ 124.7 OR 847-289-0926 WHEN CHICAGO EXECUTIVE ARPT (PWK) ATCT IS CLSD.
    • CHICAGO APCH (C90) PRVDD'S CD THIS FREQ OR 847-289-0926 WHEN PWK TWR CLSD.
       
  • Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    JAMIE ABBOTT
    1020 S. PLANT ROAD
    WHEELING, IL 60090
    847-537-2580
    CITIES OF WHEELING & PROSPECT HGTS
    1020 S. PLANT ROAD
    WHEELING, IL 60090
    847-537-2580
  • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 847

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Aircraft Propeller Service, Inc.
      
    800-323-4130, 541-1133
    Airway Flight Services
                
    215-0098
    American Flyers
                
    800-722-0808, 537-3050
    Jim's Pilot and Gift Shop
      
    215-8282
    North American Jet, Inc.
      
    808-0812 100LL, Jet A
    Page Engelke & Assoc., Inc.
      
    459-0360
    Priester Aviation
                
    Unicom 122.95 800-323-7887, 537-1200 100LL, Jet A
    Procopter International
      
    465-9111, 665-9119
    Service Aviation
      
    Arinc 130.77 888-795-3261 Jet A
    Avfuel aviation fuel
    Avfuel
    Jet A - 2.49 USD per gallon
    on 9/2/01
    Trucks
    5 cents/100 gallon discount
    ex. 200-299 gallons = $2.39
    400-499 gallons = $2.29
    Signature Flight Support
      
    Unicom: 122.95, Arinc: 129.95 +1 847 537 1200
    Windy City Charter
                
    808-9868
    Windy City Flyers
                
    808-1188
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  • Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Kankakee(IKK)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
       
  • Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 10/11/18 to 0901Z 11/08/18.

    There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

    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 EC-3
    DP JORJO FIVE (RNAV) EC-3
    DP MONKZ FIVE (RNAV) EC-3
    DP MONKZ FIVE (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 EC-3
    DP PAL-WAUKEE THREE EC-3
    HOT HOT SPOT EC-3
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 16 EC-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 16 EC-3
    IAP VOR RWY 16 EC-3
    LAH LAHSO EC-3
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-3
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-3
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  • Maps

    Chicago/Prospect Heights/Wheeling - Chicago Executive (PWK) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

    PWK Airport Sectional

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    PWK Airport Diagram

    Chicago Executive Airport (PWK) Diagram
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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near PWK

    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
    8.4 Chicago O'hare International Airport
    (ORD KORD ORD)
    181 185 100LL, Jet A
    11.6 Schaumburg Regional Airport
    (06C)
    229 233 100LL, Jet A
    14.8 Campbell Airport
    (C81)
    328 332 100LL
    18.5 Waukegan National Airport
    (UGN KUGN UGN)
    4 8 100LL, Jet A
    19.6 Lake In The Hills Airport
    (3CK)
    286 290 100LL, Jet A
    19.8 Dupage Airport
    (DPA KDPA DPA)
    231 235 100LL, Jet A
    20.8 Chicago Midway International Airport
    (MDW KMDW MDW)
    161 165 100LL, Jet A-1+
    27.1 Bolingbrook's Clow International Airport
    (1C5)
    202 206 100LL, Jet A
    27.2 Galt Field Airport
    (10C)
    309 313 100LL
    27.5 Westosha Airport
    (5K6)
    330 334 80, 100LL
    28.9 Kenosha Regional Airport
    (ENW KENW ENW)
    357 361 100LL, Jet A
    31.6 Lewis University Airport
    (LOT KLOT LOT)
    196 200 100LL, Jet A
    32.8 Aurora Municipal Airport
    (AUZ KARR ARR)
    231 234 100, Jet A-1
    35.4 Sylvania Airport
    (C89)
    355 359 100LL
    36.8 Dacy Airport
    (0C0)
    298 301 100LL
    36.9 Gary/Chicago International Airport
    (GYY KGYY GYY)
    143 147 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    37.0 Grand Geneva Resort Airport
    (C02)
    324 328 100LL, Jet A
    37.4 De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport
    (KDKB DKB)
    253 256 100LL, Jet A-1+
    37.8 Joliet Regional Airport
    (JOT KJOT JOT)
    198 202 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    38.3 Frankfort Airport
    (LL40)
    175 179 100LL
  • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KPWK NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of KPWK

    NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

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

    Chicago Executive Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Chicago Executive Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 2.0/5 (3 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 2.0/5 (3 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

  • Remarks

    A110-11 EXTRMLY NOISE SENSITIVE NEIGHBORS NORTH & SOUTH OF ARPT.
    A110-14 CONDITIONS NOT REPORTED MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY BETWEEN 1530L THROUGH 0700L. CONDITIONS NOT REPORTED SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ALL DAY.
    A110-16 AREA 3 CLSD PERMLY.
    A110-19 NOISE ABATEMENT PROCS: WHEN HLDG RWY 16 HOLD PAD; ALIGN ACFT AT 315 DEG. FOR RWY 34 PAD ALIGN ACFT AT 190 DEG WHILE WAITING TKOF.
    A110-21 TWY FOXTROT NON-MOVEMENT AREA.
    A110-22 NO TURBINE ENG RUNS BTWN 2200L AND 0700L ALL WEEK.
    A110-23 NO EDGE LGTS ON TWY P, Q, T - REFLECTORS ONLY.
    A110-24 AREA 2 AND 3 TENANT PRKG ONLY. TSNT ACFT MUST SEEK ACCOMMODATION AT AN FBO.
    A110-25 ACFT TRANSVERSING NE HNGRS, ENTER ON QUEBEC, EXIT ON PAPA.
    A110-4 COYOTES, BIRDS, MIGRATORY BIRDS, SKUNKS AND OTR WILDLIFE ON AND INVOF ARPT. PYROTECHNICS IN USE FOR BIRD CTL.
    A43-16 RWY 16 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEG LEFT & 9 DEG RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
    A43-34 RWY 34 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEG LEFT & RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
    A49-16 RLLS NSTD DUE TO SPACING.
    A57-06 RWY 06 APCH RATIO 22:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-12 RY 12 APCH RATIO IS 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-24 RY 24 APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-30 RY 30 APCH RATIO IS 21:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
    A58-12 RWY 12 15 FT ROAD & 6 FT FENCE.
    A58-24 RY 24 14 FT ROAD AND + 40 FT TREES 150 FT & 50 FT L 6 FT FENCE.
    A58-30 RY 30 +6 FT FENCE 0 FT FM THLD +20 FT TREES 0 FT AND 50 FT FM THLD & 15 FT ROAD.
    A81-APT ACTVT REIL RWY 16, 34; HIRL RWY 16/34; MIRL RWY 06/24, RWY 12/30; RLLS LGTS RWY 16 - CTAF.
    E111 ARPT ESTD PRIOR TO 1959. NO OBJECTION FOR ASP ON RWYS 12L/30R & 16/34 ONLY.
    E60-16 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) RY 16 DEP END: 242.97 FT IN LENGTH BY 170.10 FT IN WIDTH, SETBACK 35 FT FROM RY END.
    E60-34 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) RY 34 DEP END: 230.82 FT IN LENGTH BY 170.10 FT IN WIDTH, SETBACK 304.18 FT FROM RY END.
    E80 US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT.
    E80A US CUST USER FEE ARPT. FOR CUST CLNC 2 HR MIN ADVN NOTICE RQRD MON-FRI 1100-1900. CTC CUST AT 847-894-7292.

  • Runways

    PWK Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 06/24
    12/30
    16/34
    Longest Runway: 16/34 is 5001 ft (1524 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 16

    PWK Airport Runway Details

    Runway 06/24  3677 ft x 50 ft (1121 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 10/26/2012
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  20.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 06

    Runway 24

    Elevation: 
    647 638
    Latitude: 
    42-06-37.7161N 42-06-53.9759N
    Longitude: 
    087-54-23.1892W 087-53-39.5698W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    63 243
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    POLE TREE
    Object Height: 
    23 74
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Marked
    Distance from End: 
    320 268
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    130 ft. right of centerline 104 ft. right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    No No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    33
    Threshold Elevation: 
    647 639
    Displaced Threshold: 
    372 1249
    Threshold Latitude: 
    42-06-39.3620N 42-06-48.4536N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    087-54-18.7746W 087-53-54.3864W
    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 12/30  4415 ft x 75 ft (1346 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 10/26/2012
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  39 /F/D/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  18.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  28.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 12

    Runway 30

    Elevation: 
    645 640
    Latitude: 
    42-06-55.4149N 42-06-34.9618N
    Longitude: 
    087-54-25.8124W 087-53-34.0837W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    118 298
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREE ROAD
    Object Height: 
    41 15
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    491 201
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    130 ft. right of centerline 104 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): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    42 42
    Threshold Elevation: 
    645 641
    Displaced Threshold: 
    295 432
    Threshold Latitude: 
    42-06-54.0466N 42-06-36.9639N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    087-54-22.3509W 087-53-39.1461W
    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 16/34  5001 ft x 150 ft (1524 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 10/26/2012
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  39 /F/D/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  72.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  98.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 16

    Runway 34

    Elevation: 
    643 644
    Latitude: 
    42-07-23.9845N 42-06-37.9908N
    Longitude: 
    087-54-25.6585W 087-54-01.4556W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    159 339
    ILS Type: 
    ILS
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    EMAS EMAS
    Object at End: 
    POLE ROAD
    Object Height: 
    24 13
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Lighted
    Distance from End: 
    629 200
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    130 ft. right of centerline 104 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): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    49 40
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    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

  • Services

    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    Yes
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available
    Other Services: 
    Parachute rental

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