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KARM Wharton Regional Airport
Wharton, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 AUGUST 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: ARM
Lat/Long: 29-15-15.4000N / 096-09-15.8000W
29-15.256667N / 096-09.263333W
29.2542778 / -96.1543889
(estimated)
Elevation: 100 ft. / 30.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03E (2020)
From city: 5 miles SW of WHARTON, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 77467

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: MONTGOMERY COUNTY FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
FOR FP FILING CALL CXO FSS 1-800-992-7433.
NOTAMs facility: ARM (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-SAT 0900-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RWY 14/32 PRESET TO LOW INTENSITY; TO INCR INTST AND ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX AWOS-3: 118.475 (979-532-2791)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 128.6/360.8 (PALACIOS RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
ELAr153/25.9EAGLE LAKE VOR/DME116.4008E
PSXr007/30.5PALACIOS VORTAC117.3008E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WHARTONat field24503EARM .- .-. --

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL SELF SERVE 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR

Runway Information

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 5004 x 75 ft. / 1525 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 22.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 29-15.616350N29-14.895550N
Longitude: 096-09.493617W096-09.034417W
Elevation: 100.0 ft.96.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 148 magnetic, 151 true328 magnetic, 331 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 32 ft. rr, 1252 ft. from runway, 335 ft. left of centerline, 32:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

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

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 37
Single engine airplanes: 30
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Ultralights: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 86/week *
65% transient general aviation
33% local general aviation
2% military
* for 12-month period ending 04 November 2016

Additional Remarks

HANG GLIDER ACTIVITY WITHIN 5 NM OF ARPT UP TO 6000' AGL. HANG GLIDER TOWING OPS IN GRASSY AREA LEFT OF DEPARTURE END RY 14.

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 16 August 2018 at 0901Z to 13 September 2018 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
CESAN FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (361KB)
WAPPL FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (379KB)
WAPPL FOUR (RNAV), CONT.2   download (264KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14 **CHANGED**   download (176KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 **CHANGED**   download (194KB)
VOR/DME-A   download (124KB)
NDB RWY 14 **CHANGED**   download (133KB)
NDB RWY 32 **CHANGED**   download (141KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply **CHANGED**   download (43KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BLTWY FIVE (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (128KB)
INDIE SIX (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (155KB)
LURIC SIX (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (174KB)
MMALT FOUR (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (185KB)
STRYA SIX (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (163KB)
STYCK SIX (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (151KB)
WYLSN SIX (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (135KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (70KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KELA - Eagle Lake Airport (23 nm NW)
KBYY - Bay City Regional Airport (23 nm SE)
26R - Jackson County Airport (27 nm SW)
KPSX - Palacios Municipal Airport (32 nm S)
KSGR - Sugar Land Regional Airport (34 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KARM (Wharton Regional Airport)
Photo by Steve Dalton
Photo taken 02-Jan-2012
looking northwest.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Aug-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3011:30
Sunrise06:5511:55
Sunset20:0201:02
Evening civil twilight20:2701:27

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Aug-2018 18:09:15
Local (UTC-5)  17-Aug-2018 13:09:15
 
METAR
KARM 171755Z AUTO 16003KT 10SM 34/20 A3007 RMK AO2 T03430198 10346 20227
TAF
KSGR 
34nm NE 
171758Z 1718/1818 17009KT P6SM SCT030 FM172100 16008KT P6SM SCT250 FM180200 18004KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250 FM181000 VRB03KT 6SM BR SCT020
KLBX 
37nm E 
171759Z 1718/1818 20005KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN070 FM172000 18009KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB FM172200 17011KT P6SM FEW250 FM180200 VRB03KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250 FM181000 00000KT 6SM BR SCT020
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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City of Wharton 979-532-3210
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 Updated 14-Aug-2018
 
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