Philip Billard Municipal Airport

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Topeka Weather (°F)

KTOP (0.3 NM at True Heading of 318)
METAR: KTOP 282053Z 06008G17KT 10SM CLR 24/M01 A3034 RMK AO2 SLP268 T02391006 56018
TAF: KTOP 282121Z 2821/2918 08009KT P6SM SKC

Location

Latitude: 
39-04-07.7628N (39.068823)
Longitude: 
095-37-20.5533W (-95.622376)
Elevation: 
881.3 feet MSL (269 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.1 E (as of September 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
03 N.M. NE of Topeka, Kansas
Found On: 
Kansas City Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ERIC M. JOHNSON
FORBES FIELD, 6510 SE FORBES AVE
TOPEKA, KS 66619
785-862-2362
METRO. TOPEKA ARPT AUTH.
FORBES FIELD, 6510 SE FORBES AVE
TOPEKA, KS 66619
785-862-2362

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0700-2100
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
1881 feet (573 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
TOP
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:  71
Multi Engine:  4
Jet Engine:  2
GA Helicopters:  1

Annual Operations (as of 07/31/2019)

Total Operations:  16447
Air Taxi:  543 3.3%
GA Local:  6100 37.1%
GA Itinerant:  9534 58.0%
Military Aircraft:  270 1.6%

Communications

CTAF:  118.700
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  TOPEKA
118.7
257.8
Hrs: 0700-1900
Clearance Del.:  121.9
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  KANSAS CITY ARTCC
Departure:  KANSAS CITY ARTCC
ASOS:  121.275 (785-234-1591)

  • APCH/DEP CTL SVC PRVDD BY KANSAS CITY ARTCC (ZKC) ON FREQS 123.8/343.7 (TOPEKA RCAG).
  • ATCT OPERATED BY INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL AVIATION PERSONNEL INC.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 785

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Capitol Helicopters, Inc.
  
354-7055
Hetrick Aircraft, Inc.
  
354-7055
Ken Godfrey Aviation, Inc.
  
233-6677, 233-7150
T.J. Terminals
  
Unicom 122.95 234-2602, 233-0881 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 10/06/22 to 0901Z 11/03/22.

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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 NC-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 13 NC-2
IAP LOC BC RWY 31 NC-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 13 NC-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 NC-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 31 NC-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 36 NC-2
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NC-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NC-2
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near TOP

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
7.3 Topeka Regional Airport
(FOE KFOE FOE)
195 193 100LL, Jet A
19.2 Lawrence Regional Airport
(LWC KLWC LWC)
100 98 100LL, Jet A
24.8 Vinland Valley Aerodrome Airport
(K64)
124 122 100LL
27.4 Osage City Municipal Airport
(53K)
197 195 100LL (phillips), MOGAS (Conoco)
34.8 Gardner Municipal Airport
(K34)
116 114 100LL, MOGAS
36.2 Ottawa Municipal Airport
(KOWI OWI)
151 149 100LL, Jet A
37.0 New Century Aircenter Airport
(JCI KIXD IXD)
112 110 100LL, Jet A
37.5 Sherman AAF Airport
(FLV KFLV FLV)
61 59 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
39.3 Noah's Ark Airport
(06MO)
75 74 100 LL $2.50 Including tax
Auto 1.40 including tax

Prices change with fuel costs
43.4 Johnson County Exec Airport
(OJC KOJC OJC)
107 106 100LL, Jet A
44.4 Kansas City International Airport
(MCI KMCI MCI)
71 70 100LL, Jet A
46.2 Coffey County Airport
(KUKL UKL)
185 183 100LL, Jet A
48.1 Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport
(MKC KMKC MKC)
85 84 100LL, Jet A
49.1 Manhattan Regional Airport
(MHK KMHK MHK)
275 272 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
50.7 Sabetha Municipal Airport
(K83)
351 349 100LL
51.2 Garnett Municipal Airport
(K68)
157 155 100LL
51.7 Emporia Municipal Airport
(EMP KEMP EMP)
211 209 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
53.6 Rosecrans Meml Airport
(STJ KSTJ STJ)
37 36 100LL, Jet A
56.5 Roosterville Airport
(0N0)
76 75 100LL
56.9 Freeman Field Airport
(3JC)
268 265 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-2 LARGE & SMALL MIGRATORY BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-3 FOR CD IF UNA TO CTC ON FSS FREQ, CTC KANSAS CITY ARTCC AT 913-254-8508.
A70-FUEL-10 0LL FOR FUEL AFTER HOURS CALL 785-234-2602.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 13; REIL RWY 18 & 31; VASI RWY 18 & 31; HIRL RWY 13/31; MIRL RWY 18/36 - CTAF.
A82 MULTICOM - 121.900.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 13/31
18/36
Longest Runway: 13/31 is 5099 ft (1554 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 13

TOP Airport Runway Details

Runway 13/31  5099 ft x 100 ft (1554 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/15/2010
Runway Pavement Class:  19 /F/C/Y/U
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  50.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  72.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  110.0

Runway 13

Runway 31

Elevation: 
879.7 875.5
Latitude: 
39-04-29.2350N 39-03-54.0141N
Longitude: 
095-37-37.3650W 095-36-51.1231W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
134 314
ILS Type: 
ILS
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Object at End: 
TREE TREE
Object Height: 
66 56
Distance from End: 
1050 1942
Object Centerline Offset: 
650 ft. right of centerline 14 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
55

Runway 18/36  4331 ft x 75 ft (1320 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/15/2010
Runway Pavement Class:  23 /F/C/Y/U
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  60.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  80.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  96.0

Runway 18

Runway 36

Elevation: 
879.8 880.7
Latitude: 
39-04-24.6120N 39-03-41.8205N
Longitude: 
095-37-27.1781W 095-37-28.7848W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
182 002
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Object Centerline Offset: 
650 ft. right of centerline 14 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Box VASI On Right Side Of Runway
REIL: 
Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
35 37

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

Maps & Diagrams

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