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F46 Rockwall Municipal Airport
Rockwall, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 20 SEPTEMBER 2012

Location

FAA Identifier: F46
Lat/Long: 32-55-50.1400N / 096-26-07.7480W
32-55.835667N / 096-26.129133W
32.9305944 / -96.4354856
(estimated)
Elevation: 574 ft. / 175.0 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05E (2000)
From city: 2 miles E of ROCKWALL, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 75087

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 11/1962
Sectional chart: DALLAS-FT WORTH
Control tower: no
ARTCC: FORT WORTH CENTER
FSS: FORT WORTH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [817-541-3474]
NOTAMs facility: FTW (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0730-1830
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT LIRL RY 17/35 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
REGIONAL APPROACH: 124.3
REGIONAL DEPARTURE: 124.3
WX AWOS-3 at HQZ (12 nm SW): 118.175 (972-222-7631)
WX ASOS at TRL (16 nm SE): 119.275 (972-551-1334)
WX ASOS at TKI (17 nm NW): 119.925 (972-548-8525)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
CVEr078/23.7COWBOY VOR/DME116.2006E
TTTr077/30.7MAVERICK VOR/DME113.1006E
FUZr080/37.6RANGER VORTAC115.7006E
BYPr190/37.8BONHAM VORTAC114.6006E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MESQUITE027/8.724806EPQF .--. --.- ..-.
CADDO MILLS229/11.531606EMII -- .. ..
TRAVIS311/13.926006EAVZ .- ...- --..
JECCA011/16.538806EJUG .--- ..- --.
CASH256/18.842805ESYW ... -.-- .--
LANCASTER028/25.623906ELNC .-.. -. -.-.
REDBIRD049/26.728706ERBD .-. -... -..
CEDAR HILL045/34.135308EXQH -..- --.- ....

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 17/35

Dimensions: 3373 x 45 ft. / 1028 x 14 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.0
Runway edge lights: low intensity
RUNWAY 17  RUNWAY 35
Latitude: 32-56.111367N32-55.560067N
Longitude: 096-26.171867W096-26.085283W
Elevation: 559.3 ft.563.1 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.4%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 167 magnetic, 172 true347 magnetic, 352 true
Displaced threshold: 470 ft.289 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 30 ft. twr, 400 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline, 6:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 29:1; +30 FT TOWER 870 FT FM DSPLCD THLD 125 FT L EXTDD CNTRLN.
33 ft. tree, 770 ft. from runway, 17:1 slope to clear
ROAD AT 10' ON EXTDD CNTRLN.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF ROCKWALL
385 S. GOLIAD ST.
ROCKWALL, TX 75087
Phone 972-771-7700
RICK CROWLEY, DIR. OF PUBLIC WORKS.
Manager: EDDIE WALKOWICZ
1701 AIRPORT RD.
ROCKWALL, TX 75087
Phone 972-771-0151
EMERGENCY PHONE: 972-771-7177 (POLICE).

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 57
Single engine airplanes: 51
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 104/day *
79% local general aviation
21% transient general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 05 May 2010

Additional Remarks

NO LINE OF SIGHT.
RY 17 50 FT DROP OFF AT APCH END OF PAVEMENT; STEEP DOWN SLOPE ALL SIDES OF DISPLACEMENT.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 18 October 2012 at 0901Z and 15 November 2012 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 17   download (171KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 35   download (178KB)
NDB-A   download (172KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

7F3 - Caddo Mills Municipal Airport (12 nm NE)
KHQZ - Mesquite Metro Airport (12 nm SW)
KTRL - Terrell Municipal Airport (16 nm SE)
KTKI - Collin County Regional Airport at Mc Kinney (17 nm NW)
KADS - Addison Airport (20 nm W)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of F46 (Rockwall Municipal Airport)
Photo by Kurtis K. Samples, AMS
Photo taken 14-May-2012
from 4500' looking southwest.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 01-Nov-2012
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:2012:20
Sunrise07:4612:46
Sunset18:3323:33
Evening civil twilight18:5923:59

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  02-Nov-2012 03:15:33
Local (UTC-5)  01-Nov-2012 22:15:33
 
METAR
KF46 020255Z AUTO 19009KT 10SM CLR 22/13 A2993 RMK AO2 T02180126
KHQZ 
12nm SW 
020255Z AUTO 18007KT 10SM CLR 17/12 A2995 RMK AO1
KTRL 
15nm SE 
020253Z AUTO 20006KT 10SM CLR 20/12 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP138 T02000122 50004
KTKI 
17nm NW 
020253Z AUTO 19004KT 10SM CLR 18/11 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP143 T01780111 53006
KADS 
19nm W 
020247Z 15006KT 10SM SKC 23/09 A2995
TAF
KDAL 
21nm W 
012050Z 0121/0218 22006KT P6SM SKC FM021600 21013KT P6SM FEW050
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

 Business Name   Contact    Services / Description  Fuel Prices Comments
Rockwall Aviation 972-771-0151 Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Passenger terminal and lounge, Pilot supplies, Rental cars, Public telephone, ...
 
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More info about Rockwall Aviation
independent
100LL Jet A
FS $5.20 $4.50 
 Updated 14-Sep-2012
 
   5 read write
FS=Full service
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Where to Stay: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

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Hotels near Rockwall Municipal Airport

Miles Price ($)
SUPER 8 ROCKWALL 1.6 56-59
BEST WESTERN PLUS ROCKWALL INN & SUITES 1.8 
LA QUINTA INN & SUITES ROCKWALL 2.9 85-90
HAMPTON INN DALLASROCKWALL 3.2 107-139
HILTON BELLA HARBOR DALLAS/ROCKWALL LAKEFRONT 3.8 139-189

Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the actual route traveled and the location of the travel start on the airport.
    

Hotels in other cities near Rockwall Municipal Airport

4 in Rockwall
1 in Royse City
1 in Rowlett
1 in Wylie
12 in Garland
19 in Mesquite
7 in Terrell
35 in Plano
15 in Richardson
 

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