Tacoma Narrows Airport

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Location

Latitude: 
47-16-04.6000N (47.267944)
Longitude: 
122-34-41.2000W (-122.578111)
Elevation: 
294.8 feet MSL (90 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
15.5 E (as of April 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -8.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -7.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
04 N.M. W of Tacoma, Washington
Found On: 
Seattle Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ROD PROPST
1202 - 26TH AVE. N.W.
GIG HARBOR, WA 98335-7322
253-798-8550
PIERCE COUNTY PUB WORKS & UTILITIES
9850 - 64TH ST. W.
UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA 98467-7322
253-798-2421

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0700-1600
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZSE (Seattle)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZSE (Seattle)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1295 feet (395 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
TIW
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:  109
Multi Engine:  11
Jet Engine:  6
GA Helicopters:  4

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2019)

Total Operations:  53276
Air Taxi:  805 1.5%
GA Local:  21531 40.4%
GA Itinerant:  30274 56.8%
Military Aircraft:  666 1.3%

Communications

CTAF:  118.500
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  TACOMA
118.5
253.5
Hrs: 0800-2000
Ground:  121.8
Approach:  SEATTLE
120.1
Departure:  SEATTLE
120.1
ATIS:  124.05
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  124.05 (253-858-6507)

  • FREQ 121.5 NOT AVBL.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 253

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Associated Aircraft
  
Unicom 122.95 800-925-1490, 851-2381
Avionics Shop, Inc.
  
851-3009
Crossings Aviation
  
Unicom 122.95 800-925-1490, 851-2381 100LL, Jet A
Pavco Flight Center
  
Unicom 122.95 800-645-3563, 851-5577 100LL, Jet A
Tosch Aircraft Industries
  
851-6977
Zephyr Aviation
  
Unicom 122.875 800-359-2210, 851-8083 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 03/25/21 to 0901Z 04/22/21.

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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 NW-1
DP NARROWS ONE NW-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 17 NW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 NW-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35 NW-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NW-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NW-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near TIW

Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NM of KTIW

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NM of KTIW

Remarks

A110-1 NOISE SENSITIVE ARPT; FOR NOISE ABATEMENT & TFC PROCEDURES CALL AIRPORT OFFICE 253-798-8550.
A110-2 DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-3 (E94) LAWRS OPERS DURING TWR OPNS ONLY.
A110-4 EMERG FREQ 121.5 NOT MNT AT TWR.
A110-5 FOR CD WHEN ATCT IS CLSD CTC SEATTLE APCH AT 206-214-4723.
A43-35 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 5.0 DEGREES LEFT OF CNTRLN.
A75 PILOTS BRING OWN TIEDOWNS.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD, ACTVT MALSR RWY 17; PAPI RWY 17 & 35; MIRL 17/35 - CTAF.
E80 FOR CUSTOMS CALL 253-593-6338 EXT #2.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 17/35
Longest Runway: 17/35 is 5002 ft (1525 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 17

TIW Airport Runway Details

Runway 17/35  5002 ft x 100 ft (1525 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 03/15/2017
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  50.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  80.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  80.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  150.0

Runway 17

Runway 35

Elevation: 
291.8 294.7
Latitude: 
47-16-29.0814N 47-15-40.0870N
Longitude: 
122-34-36.7617W 122-34-45.6077W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
187 007
ILS Type: 
ILS
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
No Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
52 45
Threshold Elevation: 
Displaced Threshold: 
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

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

Services

Airframe Repair: 
None
Powerplant Repair: 
None
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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