Wharton Regional Airport

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Wharton Weather (°F)

KARM (0.3 NM at True Heading of 137)
METAR: KARM 282155Z AUTO 06006KT 10SM CLR 31/06 A3017 RMK AO2 T03070058 TSNO
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
29-15-15.4000N (29.254278)
Longitude: 
096-09-15.8000W (-96.154389)
Elevation: 
100.0 feet MSL (30 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.5 E (as of September 2022 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
05 N.M. SW of Wharton, Texas
Found On: 
Houston Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DAVID ALLEN
714 ROBERT VONDERAU DR.
WHARTON, TX 77488
979-532-3210
CITY OF WHARTON
120 E CANEY
WHARTON, TX 77488
979-532-2491

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-SAT/0900-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZHU (Houston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
1100 feet (335 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ARM
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:  21
Multi Engine:  1

Annual Operations (as of 11/04/2016)

Total Operations:  4480
GA Local:  1460 32.6%
GA Itinerant:  2920 65.2%
Military Aircraft:  100 2.2%

Communications

CTAF:  122.700
Unicom:  122.700
Approach:  HOUSTON ARTCC
Departure:  HOUSTON ARTCC
AWOS-3:  118.475 (979-532-2791)

  • APCH/DEP CTL SVC PRVDD BY HOUSTON ARTCC (ZHU) ON FREQS 128.6/360.8 (PALACIOS RCAG).
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 713

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Pioneer Aviation
  
532-3210, 800-843-1581 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Montgomery County(CXO)
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.

There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

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
DP BLTWY SEVEN (RNAV) SC-5
DP INDIE EIGHT (RNAV) SC-5
DP LURIC EIGHT (RNAV) SC-5
DP MMALT FIVE (RNAV) SC-5
DP STRYA EIGHT (RNAV) SC-5
DP STYCK EIGHT (RNAV) SC-5
DP WYLSN EIGHT (RNAV) SC-5
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 14 SC-5
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 SC-5
IAP VOR/DME-A SC-5
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-5
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-5
STAR CESAN FOUR (RNAV) SC-5
STAR CESAN FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
STAR WAPPL SIX (RNAV) SC-5
STAR WAPPL SIX (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SC-5
STAR WAPPL SIX (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.2 SC-5
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near WHT

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
22.7 Bay City Regional Airport
(BBC KBYY BYY)
137 135 100LL, Jet A
27.1 Jackson County Airport
(26R)
235 232 100LL
32.0 Palacios Municipal Airport
(PSX KPSX PSX)
189 186 100LL
34.1 Sugar Land Regional Airport
(SGR KSGR SGR)
49 47 100LL, Jet A
37.3 Texas Gulf Coast Regional Airport
(LJN KLBX LBX)
103 101 100LL, Jet A
38.5 Houston/Southwest Airport
(KAXH AXH)
66 64 100LL, Jet A
42.2 West Houston Airport
(IWS KIWS IWS)
36 34 100LL, Jet A
45.3 Wolfe Air Park Airport
(3T2)
72 70 100LL
45.5 Calhoun County Airport
(KPKV PKV)
217 214 100LL, Jet A
46.7 Victoria Regional Airport
(VCT KVCT VCT)
239 236 100LL, Jet A
50.3 Pearland Regional Airport
(KLVJ LVJ)
71 69 100LL, Jet A
51.5 William P Hobby Airport
(HOU KHOU HOU)
62 60 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
56.2 Ellington Airport
(EFD KEFD EFD)
67 65 100LL, Jet A
57.7 David Wayne Hooks Meml Airport
(DWH KDWH DWH)
32 30 100LL, Jet A
59.0 Brenham Municipal Airport
(11R)
348 345 100LL, Jet A
61.0 George Bush Intcntl/Houston Airport
(IAH KIAH IAH)
43 41 100LL, Jet A
62.2 La Porte Municipal Airport
(T41)
66 64 100LL, Jet A
66.8 Navasota Municipal Airport
(60R)
1 359 100LL, Jet A
67.7 Scholes International At Galveston Airport
(GLS KGLS GLS)
89 87 100LL, Jet A
70.3 Smithville Crawford Municipal Airport
(84R)
311 308 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within

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NOTAMS within

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NM of KARM

Remarks

A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
A110-3 HANG GLDR ACTVT WI 5 NM OF ARPT UP TO 6000 FT AGL. HANG GLDR TOWING OPNS IN GRASSY AREA LEFT OF DER 14.
A110-4 FOR CD CTC HOUSTON ARTCC AT 281-230-5622.
A13 CITY HALL PHONE.
A16 ARPT PHONE.
A70-FUEL-10 0LL FUEL SELF SERVE 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
A81-APT MIRL RWY 14/32 PRESET TO LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST AND ACTVT PAPI RWY 14 & 32 - CTAF.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 14/32
Longest Runway: 14/32 is 5004 ft (1525 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

WHT Airport Runway Details

Runway 14/32  5004 ft x 75 ft (1525 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 04/07/1998
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  22.0

Runway 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
100.0 96.9
Latitude: 
29-15-36.9810N 29-14-53.7330N
Longitude: 
096-09-29.6170W 096-09-02.0650W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
151 331
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Object at End: 
RR
Object Height: 
32
Distance from End: 
1252
Object Centerline Offset: 
335 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Threshold Crossing Height: 
42 42

Services

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

Maps & Diagrams

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