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Location

Latitude: 
41-35-39.2000N (41.594222)
Longitude: 
109-03-54.7000W (-109.065194)
Elevation: 
6764.6 feet MSL (2062 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.3 E (as of October 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
7 N.M. E of Rock Springs, Wyoming
Found On: 
Salt Lake City Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1942
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0400-2200
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLC (Salt Lake City)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZLC (Salt Lake City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
7765 feet (2367 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RKS
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: A
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  35
Multi Engine:  5
GA Helicopters:  1
Ultralights:  3

Annual Operations (as of 01/01/2019)

Total Operations:  16674
Commercial:  24 0.1%
Air Taxi:  4550 27.3%
GA Local:  2275 13.6%
GA Itinerant:  9770 58.6%
Military Aircraft:  55 0.3%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
ASOS:  118.375 (307-362-2541)

  • COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY CASPER RADIO ON FREQ 122.2 (ROCK SPRING RCO).
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY SALT LAKE ARTCC (ZLC) ON 124.35/353.5 (GREEN RIVER RCAG).
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DEVON BRUBAKER
382 HWY 370
ROCK SPRINGS, WY 82901-1987
307-352-6880
ROCK SPRINGS/SWEETWATER COUNTY
BOX 1987
ROCK SPRINGS, WY 82902-1987
307-352-6880

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 307

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Airport Management
  
Unicom 122.8 352-6888 100ll, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Casper(CPR)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 10/10/19 to 0901Z 11/07/19.

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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 NW-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 27 NW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 09 NW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 27 NW-1
IAP VOR RWY 09 NW-1
IAP VOR/DME RWY 27 NW-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NW-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NW-1
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Maps

Rock Springs - Southwest Wyoming Regional (RKS) Airport Terminal Map

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RKS Airport Sectional

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RKS Airport Diagram

Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

TAF

Navigation Aids (Navaids) near RKS

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
43.2 Dutch John Airport
(33U)
199 189 100LL
61.4 Fort Bridger Airport
(FBR KFBR FBR)
259 248 100LL
68.2 Kemmerer Municipal Airport
(EMM KEMM EMM)
282 271 100LL, Jet A
72.4 Vernal Regional Airport
(VEL KVEL VEL)
196 186 100LL, Jet A
74.8 Hunt Field Airport
(LND KLND LND)
11 1 100LL, Jet A
75.3 Miley Memorial Field Airport
(BPI KBPI BPI)
322 311 100LL, Jet A
79.4 Ralph Wenz Field Airport
(KPNA PNA)
335 324 100LL, Jet A
84.5 Rawlins Municipal/Harvey Field Airport
(RWL KRWL RWL)
80 71 100LL, Jet A
90.6 Evanston-Uinta County Burns Field Airport
(EVW KEVW EVW)
258 247 100LL, Jet A
90.7 Roosevelt Municipal Airport
(74V)
209 199 100LL, Jet A
91.1 Rangely Airport
(RNG 4V0)
171 161 100LL
92.2 Riverton Regional Airport
(RIW KRIW RIW)
16 6 100LL, Jet A
96.1 Craig-Moffat Airport
(CIG KCAG CAG)
132 123 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KRKS NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
NM of KRKS

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Locations (ICAO):
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Ratings & Reviews

Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport Ratings

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Business Centers
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Public Telephones
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Restrooms
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Public Transport
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Remarks

A11 ROCK SPRINGS/SWEETWATER CO ARPT JOINT PWRS BOARDS
A26 PPR FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PAX SEATS 0430-2200 CALL ARPT OPS 307-352-6888. ARFF INDEX C AVBL WITH 30 MIN NOTICE: CALL ARPT OPS 307-352-6888.
A81-APT ACTVT MALSR RWY 27; ODALS RWY 09; REIL RWY 03 & 21; HIRL RWY 09/27 AND TWY LGTS - CTAF. PAPI RWY 09, 27, 03, 21 OPR CONSLY.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

Runways

RKS Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 03/21
09/27
Longest Runway: 09/27 is 10000 ft (3048 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 27

RKS Airport Runway Details

Runway 03/21  5228 ft x 75 ft (1593 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/13/2012
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Porous friction course
Runway Pavement Class:  27 /F/A/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  59.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  88.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  159.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 03

Runway 21

Elevation: 
6734 6748
Latitude: 
41-35-18.7692N 41-35-55.1484N
Longitude: 
109-04-24.3878W 109-03-35.5686W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
45 225
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Basic Basic
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
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: 
30 30
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
5223 5223
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
5223 5223
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
5223 5223
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
5223 5223

Runway 09/27  10000 ft x 150 ft (3048 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/13/2012
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  63 /F/A/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  55.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  240.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  503.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 09

Runway 27

Elevation: 
6732 6765
Latitude: 
41-35-51.6292N 41-35-29.0562N
Longitude: 
109-04-56.0139W 109-02-47.9285W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
103 283
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
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: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
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: 
Omnidirectional Approach Lighting System 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 55
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
10000 10000
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
10000 10000
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
10000 10000
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
10000 10000

Services

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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