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KARM Wharton Regional Airport
Wharton, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

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: 06E (1985)
From city: 5 miles SW of WHARTON, TX
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving 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 field24506EARM .- .-. --

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: 145 magnetic, 151 true325 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 between 9 November 2017 at 0901Z and 7 December 2017 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
CESAN FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (361KB)
WAPPL FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (380KB)
WAPPL FOUR (RNAV), CONT.2   download (264KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download (202KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download (220KB)
VOR/DME-A   download (123KB)
NDB RWY 14   download (154KB)
NDB RWY 32   download (165KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (16KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BLTWY FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (219KB)
INDIE FIVE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (244KB)
LURIC FIVE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (265KB)
MMALT THREE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (275KB)
STRYA FIVE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (251KB)
STYCK FIVE (RNAV)   download (206KB)
WYLSN FIVE (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (227KB)
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 19-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2712:27
Sunrise06:5312:53
Sunset17:2723:27
Evening civil twilight17:5323:53

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Nov-2017 09:01:23
Local (UTC-6)  19-Nov-2017 03:01:23
 
METAR
KARM 190855Z AUTO 36011G17KT 10SM CLR 11/01 A3024 RMK AO2 T01080012
TAF
KSGR 
34nm NE 
190551Z 1906/2006 35017G27KT P6SM FEW250 FM191000 36013KT P6SM SCT250 FM191500 02012G22KT P6SM SCT250 FM192000 36011KT P6SM SCT250 FM200200 01004KT P6SM SCT250
KLBX 
37nm E 
190551Z 1906/2006 36015G25KT P6SM FEW250 FM191000 36013KT P6SM SCT250 FM191500 01012G22KT P6SM SCT250 FM192000 02010KT P6SM SCT250 FM200100 01002KT P6SM SCT250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
City of Wharton 979-532-3210
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100LL Jet A
AS $4.30 $3.20 
 Updated 07-Nov-2017
 
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