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Location

Latitude: 
40-02-21.7150N (40.039365)
Longitude: 
105-13-33.9225W (-105.226089)
Elevation: 
5288.0 feet MSL (1612 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
8.3 E (as of August 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NE of Boulder, Colorado
Found On: 
Cheyenne Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
6288 feet (1917 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
DEN
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:  65
Multi Engine:  6
Gliders:  45

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2014)

Total Operations:  50582
GA Local:  43305 85.6%
GA Itinerant:  7277 14.4%

Communications

CTAF:  122.725
Unicom:  122.725
AWOS-3:  118.825 (303-541-9540)

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    TIMOTHY HEAD
    3327 AIRPORT ROAD BOX K
    BOULDER, CO 80301
    303-441-3108
    CITY OF BOULDER
    PO BOX 791
    BOULDER, CO 80306
    303-441-3108

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    Area Code: 303

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Brungard Aviation
      
    440-4791
    Business Aircraft Sales
      
    444-5560
    Dakota Ridge Aviation
      
    Unicom 123.5 444-1017 100LL
    Flatirons Aviation
      
    Unicom 122.7 440-6522 100LL, Jet A
    Mile High Gliding
      
    530-2208
    Western Air
      
    Unicom 122.7 442-0258
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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Maps

    Boulder - Boulder Municipal (WBU) Airport Terminal Map

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    WBU Airport Sectional

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    METAR / TAF

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near WBU

    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
    8.0 Vance Brand Airport
    (KLMO LMO)
    20 12 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    8.4 Erie Municipal Airport
    (KEIK EIK)
    101 93 100LL, Jet A
    9.3 Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
    (BJC KBJC BJC)
    147 139 100LL, Jet A
    24.4 Platte Valley Airpark Airport
    (18V)
    80 72 100LL
    26.6 Northern Colorado Regional Airport
    (FNL KFNL FNL)
    21 13 100LL, Jet A
    27.6 Denver International Airport
    (DEN KDEN DEN)
    112 104 100LL, Jet A
    31.9 Granby-Grand County Airport
    (KGNB GNB)
    275 266 100LL, Jet A
    33.1 Centennial Airport
    (APA KAPA APA)
    148 140 100LL, Jet A
    33.1 Easton/Valley View/ Airport
    (11V)
    58 50 100LL, Jet A
    35.2 Front Range Airport
    (KFTG FTG)
    115 107 100LL, Jet A
    36.2 Greeley-Weld County Airport
    (GXY KGXY GXY)
    48 40 100LL, Jet A
    52.5 Mc Elroy Airfield Airport
    (20V)
    271 262 100LL, Jet A
    67.6 Fort Morgan Municipal Airport
    (KFMM FMM)
    74 67 100LL, Jet A-1
    69.6 Cheyenne Regional/Jerry Olson Field Airport
    (CYS KCYS CYS)
    15 7 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    70.4 Lake County Airport
    (LXV KLXV LXV)
    226 217 100LL, Jet A
    72.3 Meadow Lake Airport
    (KFLY FLY)
    154 146 100LL
    73.5 Calhan Airport
    (5V4)
    143 135 100LL
    77.9 City Of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
    (COS KCOS COS)
    161 153 100LL, Jet A
    79.0 Laramie Regional Airport
    (LAR KLAR LAR)
    345 336 100LL, Jet A
    79.5 Colorado Springs East Airport
    (CO49)
    151 143 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Boulder Municipal Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Boulder Municipal Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Baggage Handling
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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

    Remarks

    A110-11 WATER FOWL ON AND INVOF ARPT.
    A110-12 RY 26 HAS 300 FT SAFETY AREA OUTLINED WITH RED REFLECTORS. 130 FT DROPOFF EAST OF MARKED AREA.
    A110-13 RY 08/26 TPA (1012 FT AGL) 6300 FT MSL; RY 08 DEP, NO TURN BLO (512 FT AGL) 5800 FT MSL. RY 08 PREFERRED UNDER LIGHT WIND CONDITIONS. DURING WEST WIND CONDITIONS EXPECT SEVERE WIND TURBULENCE APPROACHING AND DEPARTING RY 26.
    A110-14 SIMULTANEOUS APCHS TO, AND DEPS FROM, RY 8/26 AND 8G/26G ARE PROHIBITED. POWERED ACFT YIELD RIGHT OF WAY TO GLIDERS ON FINAL OR INITIATE A GO-AROUND FOR ADEQUATE SPACING.
    A110-15 BE ALERT; INTENSIVE USAF STUDENT TRAINING IN VICINITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS & PUEBLO COLORADO.
    A110-16 PARACHUTE JUMPING INVOF ARPT.
    A110-17 MIDFIELD PATTERN ENTRY FROM THE SOUTH IS ONLY AVBL FOR GLIDER USE.
    A110-18 FOR CD CTC DENVER APCH AT 303-342-1916.
    A110-2 RY 08G/26G FOR GLIDER USE ONLY, 197 FT SEPARATION CNTRLN TO CNTRLN. GLIDER OPS AS CLOSE AS 60 FT PARALLEL TO RY 8/26.
    A110-3 RYS 08 & 08G 25 FT TO 55 FT TREES OUTLINE HAYDEN LAKE AS CLOSE AS 200 FT FM 08G THLD.
    A110-5 HAYDEN LAKE LOCATED 250 FT FM RY 8 & RY 8G THLDS 0B.
    A110-7 NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT; CALL AMGR (303) 441-3108 OR HTTP:/WWW.BOULDERCOLORADO.GOV/AIRPORT.
    A30-08G/26G RWY 08G/26G LNDG AREA UNDEFINED.
    A33-08G/26G RWY 08G/26G 3,000X20 FT CHIP AND SEAL ON WEST END; EAST 1,100 FT IS GRASS.
    A70 24 HOUR SELF SERVE 100LL AVAILABLE
    A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 08/26 AND VASI 26- CTAF.
    E40-26 W
    E40-26G W

    Runways

    WBU Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 08/26
    08G/26G
    Longest Runway: 08/26 is 4100 ft (1250 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    WBU Airport Runway Details

    Runway 08/26  4100 ft x 75 ft (1250 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  16.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 08

    Runway 26

    Elevation: 
    5288 5275
    Latitude: 
    40-02-20.7200N 40-02-20.7400N
    Longitude: 
    105-14-00.4800W 105-13-07.7500W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    90 270
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 3.5 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES
    Object Height: 
    60 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    1350 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    40
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    200 0
    Threshold Latitude: 
    40-02-20.7000N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    105-13-57.9000W
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    4100 4100
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    4100 4100
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    4100 3900
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    3900 3900

    Runway 08G/26G  4100 ft x 20 ft (1250 m x 6 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

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

    Runway 08G

    Runway 26G

    Elevation: 
    5287 5274
    Latitude: 
    40-02-22.7000N 40-02-22.7000N
    Longitude: 
    105-14-00.0900W 105-13-07.3700W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES
    Object Height: 
    60 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    200 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    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: 
    None
    Powerplant Repair: 
    None
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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