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Location

Latitude: 
37-56-24.7000N (37.940194)
Longitude: 
075-27-59.0000W (-75.466389)
Elevation: 
40.2 feet MSL (12 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
11.5 W (as of November 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
5 N.M. S of Wallops Island, Virginia
Found On: 
Washington Chart
FAA Region: 
AEA

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1943
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDC (Washington)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1040 feet (317 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
WAL
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Multi Engine:  8
Jet Engine:  2
GA Helicopters:  1

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

CTAF:  126.500
Tower:  WALLOPS
126.5
306.975
Hrs: OPR 1300-2200Z++ MON-FRI EXC FEDERAL HOL AND BY NOTAM.
Clearance Del.:  121.7
Ground:  127.875
269.325
Approach:  PATUXENT
127.95
POTOMAC
127.2(WHEN NHK APCH CLSD)
Departure:  PATUXENT
127.95
POTOMAC
127.2(WHEN NHK APCH CLSD)
ASOS:  119.175 (757-824-0820)

  • APCH/DEP CNTL PRVDD POTOMAC TRACON 127.2/281.47 (0400-1200Z MON-FRI, 2300-1300Z SAT-SUN. OTHER TIMES BY NOTAM.) WHEN PATUXENT APCH CTL CLOSED.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ED SUDENDORF
WALLOPS FLIGHT FACILITY
WALLOPS ISLAND, VA 23337
757-824-1250
NASA
WALLOPS FLIGHT FACILITY
WALLOPS ISLAND, VA 23337
757-824-1240

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 804

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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 11/08/18 to 0901Z 12/06/18.

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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 NE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04 NE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 10 NE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 NE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22 NE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 28 NE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35 NE-3
IAP VOR OR TACAN RWY 17 NE-3
IAP VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 10 NE-3
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NE-3
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NE-3
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Maps

Wallops Island - Wallops Flight Facility (WAL) Airport Terminal Map

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WAL Airport Diagram

Wallops Flight Facility Airport (WAL) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

TAF

Navigation Aids (Navaids) near WAL

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
22.5 Accomack County Airport
(MFV KMFV MFV)
218 229 100LL, Jet A
24.1 Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport
(SBY KSBY SBY)
355 367 100LL, Jet A
27.5 Ocean City Municipal Airport
(OCE KOXB OXB)
35 47 100LL, Jet A
29.2 Bennett Airport
(1N5)
345 357 100LL
36.6 Laurel Airport
(N06)
350 362 100LL
44.7 Cambridge-Dorchester Regional Airport
(CGE KCGE CGE)
323 334 100LL, Jet A
45.1 Delaware Coastal Airport
(GED KGED GED)
6 18 100LL, Jet A
59.1 Easton/Newnam Field Airport
(ESN KESN ESN)
331 342 100LL, Jet A
64.6 Ridgely Airpark Airport
(KRJD RJD)
343 354 100LL
68.8 Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
(PHF KPHF PHF)
225 236 100LL, Jet A
69.2 Cape May County Airport
(WWD KWWD WWD)
22 34 100LL, Jet A
71.8 Norfolk International Airport
(ORF KORF ORF)
209 220 100LL, Jet A
74.2 Bay Bridge Airport
(W29)
327 338 100LL
75.7 Chandelle Estates Airport
(0N4)
359 371 100LL, MOGAS
77.0 Delaware Airpark Airport
(33N)
355 367 100LL
79.4 Lee Airport
(ANP KANP ANP)
319 330 100LL
82.0 Smyrna Airport
(38N)
356 368 100LL, MOGAS
83.0 Woodbine Municipal Airport
(KOBI OBI)
22 34 100LL
83.0 New Kent County Airport
(W96)
252 262 100LL
83.9 Hampton Roads Executive Airport
(KPVG PVG)
214 225 100LL, Jet A+

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KWAL NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within
NM of KWAL

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

Locations (ICAO):
Buffer (Both Sides):
NM
Include:

Ratings & Reviews

Wallops Flight Facility Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Wallops Flight Facility Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

International Routes Served
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

On-time Performance
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Security Lines
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Parking Pricing
  • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Remarks

A110-1 EXTENSIVE RESEARCH TEST DEVELOPMENT IN PROGRESS.
A110-11 MILITARY TURBOPROP TRAINING DAILY UNTIL 2300L.
A110-13 FCLP EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY ADJACENT TO LEFT SIDE OF RY 10 1335-1725 FT FM APPROACH END. FCLP EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY ADJACENT TO LEFT SIDE OF RWY 28 1340-1725 FT FM APPROACH END.
A110-14 TOUCH AND GO LNDGS NA WHEN ATCT CLSD.
A110-15 RWY 17/35 CLSD WHEN ATCT CLSD.
A110-16 WHEN ATCT CLSD, 126.5 CTAF ONLY. EXPC NO RESP OR ADZY SVCS.
A110-17 E-28 ARRESTING GEAR 1500 FT FM THE NORTH END OF RY 22 IS RIGGED/IN BATTERY.
A110-18 PPR 24 HR PN TO LDG, PHONE 757-824-1688.
A110-19 FOR CD WHEN NHK ATCT/APCH ARE CLSD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-640-4124.
A110-20 DEER & BIRDS ON AND INVOF ARPT.
A110-3 NUMEROUS RADAR FACILITIES AT ARPT WITH POSSIBLE RADIO FREQUENCY HAZARD TO ORDNANCE.
A52-22 166' HIGH RADAR DISH 800' RGT OF APCH 22.
A52-28 510' CATV TWR 4MI OFF APCH RY 28.
A81-BCN FOR ROTG BCN CALL CTAF.
E100 UHF CTAF - 306.975.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.
E60-22 HOOK E28(B) (1500').

Runways

WAL Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 04/22
10/28
17/35
Longest Runway: 04/22 is 8748 ft (2666 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

WAL Airport Runway Details

Runway 04/22  8748 ft x 150 ft (2666 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 08/20/2009
Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  57.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  115.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  225.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 04

Runway 22

Elevation: 
34 31
Latitude: 
37-55-37.4514N 37-56-50.6385N
Longitude: 
075-28-15.4100W 075-27-17.2304W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
32 212
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
E28
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: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
57 60
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

Runway 10/28  8005 ft x 200 ft (2440 m x 61 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 08/20/2009
Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  57.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  115.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  225.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 10

Runway 28

Elevation: 
19 35
Latitude: 
37-56-34.5677N 37-56-34.0744N
Longitude: 
075-29-06.2695W 075-27-26.3384W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
90 270
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision 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: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
69 61
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

Runway 17/35  4808 ft x 150 ft (1465 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 08/20/2009
Surface:  Asphalt/Concrete - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  15.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  40.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 17

Runway 35

Elevation: 
31 35
Latitude: 
37-56-49.8468N 37-56-05.8679N
Longitude: 
075-28-04.5384W 075-27-41.7753W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
158 338
ILS Type: 
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
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: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
63 59
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

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

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