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KCOS City of Colorado Springs Municipal Airport
Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 28 FEBRUARY 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: COS
Lat/Long: 38-48-20.9270N / 104-42-02.7890W
38-48.348783N / 104-42.046483W
38.8058131 / -104.7007747
(estimated)
Elevation: 6187.1 ft. / 1885.8 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08E (2020)
From city: 6 miles SE of COLORADO SPRINGS, CO
Time zone: UTC -7 (UTC -6 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 80916

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: DENVER CENTER
FSS: DENVER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: COS (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Lights: FOR REIL RY 13/31 & 17R CTC ATCT.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index C
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 125.0 254.3
WX ASOS: 125.0 (719-637-9696)
SPRINGS GROUND: 121.7 348.6
SPRINGS TOWER: 119.9 360.6 133.15 335.55
SPRINGS APPROACH: 124.0 257.875 120.6
SPRINGS DEPARTURE: 124.0 257.875
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 134.45 363.125
CLASS C: 124.0 257.875
COMD POST: 318.05 328.025
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
PMSV METRO: 226.1
PTD: 122.85 372.2
WX AWOS-3 at FCS (8 nm S): 125.0 (719-637-9696)
WX AWOS-3PT at FLY (10 nm NE): 118.450 (719-683-5371)
WX ASOS at CO90 (19 nm E): 125.0 (719-637-9696)
  • PTD LTD TO PETERSON RAMP ONLY.
  • BLACK FOREST RCO 122.25 (DENVER RADIO)
  • ASR ELEV. 6225

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FCSr007/8.0BUTTS VOR/DME108.8012E
BRKr193/8.9BLACK FOREST VOR/DME112.5008E
PUBr329/33.2PUEBLO VORTAC116.7008E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PETEY358/6.740708ECO -.-. ---
IRONHORSE006/8.033512EIHS .. .... ...

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 17L/35R

Dimensions: 13501 x 150 ft. / 4115 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 95 /R/B/W/T
Single wheel: 120.0
Double wheel: 250.0
Double tandem: 550.0
Dual double tandem: 1120.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
Gradient: EFFECTIVE GRADIENT UP 0.61% TO THE NORTH.
RUNWAY 17L  RUNWAY 35R
Latitude: 38-48.965203N38-46.741167N
Longitude: 104-41.144030W104-41.147828W
Elevation: 6187.1 ft.6102.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 172 magnetic, 180 true352 magnetic, 000 true
Declared distances: TORA:13501 TODA:13501 ASDA:13501 LDA:13501TORA:13501 TODA:13501 ASDA:13501 LDA:13501
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: touchdown, rollouttouchdown, rollout
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Centerline lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, lightedyes, lighted
Instrument approach: ILS/DMEILS/DME

Runway 17R/35L

Dimensions: 11022 x 150 ft. / 3360 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 99 /F/B/X/T
Single wheel: 120.0
Double wheel: 250.0
Double tandem: 550.0
Dual double tandem: 1120.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 17R  RUNWAY 35L
Latitude: 38-49.444567N38-47.629395N
Longitude: 104-42.953757W104-42.956060W
Elevation: 6176.6 ft.6045.2 ft.
Gradient: 1.2%1.2%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 172 magnetic, 180 true352 magnetic, 000 true
Declared distances: TORA:11022 TODA:11022 ASDA:11022 LDA:11022TORA:11022 TODA:11022 ASDA:11022 LDA:11022
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, 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)
RVR equipment: touchdown
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 8269 x 150 ft. / 2520 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 48 /F/C/X/T
Single wheel: 120.0
Double wheel: 171.0
Double tandem: 279.0
Dual double tandem: 691.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: NW
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 38-49.389333N38-48.424833N
Longitude: 104-42.921167W104-41.692167W
Elevation: 6173.2 ft.6137.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.3% DOWN0.5% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 127 magnetic, 135 true307 magnetic, 315 true
Displaced threshold: no356 ft.
Declared distances: TORA:8269 TODA:8269 ASDA:8269 LDA:8269TORA:8269 TODA:8269 ASDA:8269 LDA:7913
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.04 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none10 ft. hill, 400 ft. from runway, 340 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS
7770 MILTON E PROBY PKWY, SUITE 50
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80916
Phone (719) 550-1919
Manager: GREG PHILLIPS
7770 MILTON E PROBY PKWY, SUITE 50
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO 80916
Phone (719) 550-1900

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 231
Single engine airplanes: 151
Multi engine airplanes: 25
Jet airplanes: 25
Helicopters: 4
Military aircraft: 26
    
Aircraft operations: avg 370/day *
31% military
27% local general aviation
21% transient general aviation
11% commercial
10% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2017

Additional Remarks

A100 INCLUDES COMMUTERS.
CUSTOMS AVBL FOR ALL MIL/CIVILIAN ACFT. CONTACT US CUSTOMS 719-574-6607.
OIL: O-133-148-156(MIL).
PORTIONS OF TWYS A, B, E, F, G, AND M ARE BLOCKED FROM VIEW FROM THE TOWER BY OBSTRUCTIONS. PORTIONS OF TWY C AND RY 17R/35L ARE BLOCKED FROM VIEW FROM THE TOWER WHEN THE INFIELD MILITARY OPERATING SFC IS OCCUPIED BY A C17 OR C5.
WATERFOWL AND MIGRATORY BIRD ACTIVITY ON AND INVOF ARPT.
A/DACG RAMP LIGHT 140 FT AGL.
BE ALERT; INTENSIVE USAF STUDENT TRAINING INVOF COLORADO SPRINGS & PUEBLO COLORADO.
INSUFFICIENT TWY CORNER FILLETS PAVEMENT FOR CENTERLINE TAXI FOR ACFT WITH WINGSPANS GREATER THAN 117 FT AT TWYS A2, A3, A4, B2 AND B3. THESE ACFT SHOULD USE JUDGEMENTAL OVERSTEER AT THOSE TWYS.
TRAN ALERT-PPR FOR ALL TRAN ACFT, DSN 834-4778/9, C719-556-4778/9. OPR 1300-0500Z++, CLSD HOL.
TURBO JET TRNG FLTS PROHIBITED 2300-0600.
MILITARY: TRAN ALERT-FORT CARSON ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE AIR CONTROL GROUP (ADACG) MSN, CTC DSN 532-8002/3 OR C719-503-8002/3. ALL TRAN ACFT CTC HIGH COUNTRY 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR. TRAN ACFT CTC 21SW COMD POST (CALLSIGN: HIGH COUNTRY) WITH ATA AND ATD.
MISC-FAA ATCT WILL PROVIDE MIL RCR O/R. CARGO AND PAX SVC AVBL ONLY ON PETERSON RAMP 1330-2330Z++ WKD. CLSD WKEND AND HOL UNLESS COORD 72 HR PRIOR. CTC PAX SVC AT DSN 834-4521/9021 OR C719-556-4521/9021.
FUEL-A++(MIL)
MISC-WX OPR H24, INCL HOL; CTC DSN 834-4337.
WHEN CROSSING RWY 17R/35L FROM A1 TO B1 OR B1 TO A1, BE AWARE YOU WILL NOT SEE A1 OR B1 DEPENDING ON DIRECTION CROSSING UNTIL YOU CREST RWY 17R/35L. WHEN CROSSING FROM A1 TO B1 TRAVEL NE AND FROM B1 TO A1 TRAVEL SW.
AF: ACFT TRANSPORTING HAZ CARGO CTC AFLD MGMT ON 318.05 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR.
COS GA RAMP BTW TWY A3 AND A4 CLSD TO ACFR WINDSPAN MORE THAN 135 FEET.
AF: ACFT TRANSPORTING HAZ CARGO CTC AFLD MGMT ON 318.05 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR.
WHEN CROSSING RWY 17R/35L FROM A1 TO B1 OR B1 TO A1, BE AWARE YOU WILL NOT SEE A1 OR B1 DEPENDING ON DIRECTION CROSSING UNTIL YOU CREST RWY 17R/35L. WHEN CROSSING FROM A1 TO B1 TRAVEL NE AND FROM B1 TO A1 TRAVEL SW.
B52 OPNS PROHIBITED.
LGTD WINDSOCK APCH RWY 17L/35R, 17R/35L & 13/31.
JASU: 2(AM32A-95) 2MA32A-60A 2(MA32-86A) 1(SGNC) 2(B809D-GENERATORS).

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 28 February 2019 at 0901Z to 28 March 2019 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
DEBERRY THREE   download (222KB)
OZZZY FOUR (RNAV)   download (167KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 17L **CHANGED**   download (385KB)
ILS OR LOC RWY 35L **CHANGED**   download (331KB)
ILS OR LOC RWY 35R **CHANGED**   download (391KB)
ILS RWY 17L (SA CAT I - II) **CHANGED**   download (358KB)
ILS RWY 35L (SA CAT II) **CHANGED**   download (318KB)
RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 17L **CHANGED**   download (338KB)
RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 17R **CHANGED**   download (338KB)
RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 35L **CHANGED**   download (325KB)
RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 35R **CHANGED**   download (296KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 31 **CHANGED**   download (263KB)
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 17L **CHANGED**   download (314KB)
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 17R **CHANGED**   download (320KB)
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 35L **CHANGED**   download (319KB)
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 35R **CHANGED**   download (286KB)
NDB RWY 35L **CHANGED**   download (334KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (37KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SPRINGS SIX   2 pages: [1] [2] (449KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (175KB)

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Mar-2019
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3012:30
Sunrise06:5712:57
Sunset19:1301:13
Evening civil twilight19:4001:40

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-Mar-2019 08:09:46
Local (UTC-6)  24-Mar-2019 02:09:46
 
METAR
KCOS 240754Z 12003KT 9SM BKN013 01/M02 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP177 BR T00061017
KFCS 
9nm S 
240758Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT025 00/M01 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP189 T00011009 $
KFLY 
10nm NE 
240755Z AUTO 25006KT 10SM CLR M02/M02 A3008 RMK AO2 T10181025
KAFF 
11nm NW 
240758Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR M03/M03 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP174 T10311032
TAF
KCOS 240522Z 2406/2506 01006KT P6SM FEW090 SCT200 FM241600 15007KT P6SM FEW090 FM242000 14012KT P6SM VCSH SCT070 BKN100 FM250200 06007KT P6SM SCT080 SCT120
KFCS 
9nm S 
240501Z 2405/2511 34009KT 9999 FEW110 SCT150 QNH2992INS BECMG 2416/2417 17009KT 9999 BKN100 QNH3013INS BECMG 2419/2420 23012KT 9999 VCSH BKN080 OVC100 610809 QNH3014INS BECMG 2501/2502 30009KT 9999 NSW SCT100 QNH3018INS TX14/2423Z TNM02/2412Z
KAFF 
11nm NW 
221944Z 2219/2401 22015G25KT 9000 -SHRA VCTS SCT015 BKN030 BKN050CB 610308 QNH2987INS TEMPO 2221/2301 20015G30KT 6000 -TSRASN BKN010CB 630109 520009 BECMG 2301/2302 34015G25KT 8000 -SN BKN020 620208 QNH2986INS BECMG 2310/2311 31012G18KT 9999 NSW BKN050 610509 QNH2992INS BECMG 2321/2322 33012KT 9999 SCT050 QNH2994INS TX12/2221Z TNM03/2312Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 2223 NEXT 2514
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