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6M2 Horseshoe Bend Airport
Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 03 JANUARY 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: 6M2
Lat/Long: 36-13-16.9210N / 091-45-19.7230W
36-13.282017N / 091-45.328717W
36.2213669 / -91.7554786
(estimated)
Elevation: 781.1 ft. / 238 m (estimated)
Variation: 00E (2020)
From city: 1 mile NE of HORSESHOE BEND, AR
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 72512

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1964
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: JONESBORO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: JBR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT MIRL RY 13/31 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC (ZME) ON 120.075/289.4 (WALNUT RIDGE RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
ARGr276/39.4WALNUT RIDGE VORTAC114.5004E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
SELF SERVE FUEL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 4524 x 60 ft. / 1379 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 4.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 36-13.498167N36-13.065833N
Longitude: 091-45.703767W091-44.953833W
Elevation: 782.0 ft.777.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.5%0.5%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 125305
Displaced threshold: 1018 ft.no
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Obstructions: 100 ft. trees, 1200 ft. from runway, 10:1 slope to clear
TERRAIN RISES 681 FT BTN 200-1100 FT FM END OF RY.
30 ft. tree, 400 ft. from runway, 225 ft. right of centerline, 6:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF HORSEHOE BEND
CITY HALL - 704 W COMMERCE
HORSESHOE BEND, AR 72512
Phone 870-670-5113
Manager: MIKE SLAVIN
704 W COMMERCE
HORSESHOE BEND, AR 72512
Phone 901-489-0687

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 9
Single engine airplanes: 7
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 123/week *
55% transient general aviation
39% local general aviation
6% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 June 2017

Additional Remarks

RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN WITH TREES ON FINAL APCH RY 13.
RECOMMEND TKOF RY 13 DUE TO RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN NW OF ARPT.
DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
PAY PHONE AVBL

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 from 3 January 2019 at 0901Z to 31 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS)-A   download (147KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (210KB)

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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of 6M2 (Horseshoe Bend Airport)
Photo courtesy of the Arkansas Department of Aeronautics
Taken in the Spring of 2007

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Jan-2019
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5012:50
Sunrise07:1813:18
Sunset17:1823:18
Evening civil twilight17:4523:45

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Jan-2019 11:51:46
Local (UTC-6)  18-Jan-2019 05:51:46
 
METAR
KBVX 
31nm S 
181137Z AUTO 10004KT 10SM OVC015 06/05 A3010 RMK AO2
KFLP 
35nm W 
181138Z AUTO 06003KT 10SM OVC018 05/04 A3007 RMK AO2
KBPK 
35nm W 
181035Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM OVC015 06/03 A3008 RMK AO2 T00560033
KUNO 
40nm N 
181053Z AUTO 13003KT 10SM OVC010 05/03 A3008 RMK AO2 SLP189 T00500028
KARG 
41nm E 
181056Z AUTO 07003KT 10SM FEW024 OVC032 06/05 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP198 T00560050
KM19 
45nm SE 
181056Z AUTO 09006KT 10SM OVC020 06/05 A3011 RMK AO2 SLP201 T00610050
TAF
KBPK 
35nm W 
180912Z 1809/1906 11004KT P6SM SCT005 BKN010 TEMPO 1809/1813 3SM BR BKN005 FM181300 13007KT 3SM BR OVC012 FM181600 15012G18KT P6SM OVC030 FM190100 15010KT P6SM -SHRA OVC025 WS020/18040KT
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
City of Horseshoe Bend 870-670-5113 Airport management, Aviation fuel, Hangar leasing / sales, Courtesy cars (free for pilots to use in the local area), ...

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Phillips 66
100LL
SS $3.91 
 Updated 03-Jan-2019
 
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SS=Self service
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