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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: 
3.7 W (as of December 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

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

124.7 WHEN TWR CLSD
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 12/06/18 to 0901Z 01/03/19.

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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 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

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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)
286 289 100LL, Jet A
19.8 Dupage Airport
(DPA KDPA DPA)
231 234 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)
309 312 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)
324 327 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)
198 201 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

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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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