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KCVB Castroville Municipal Airport
Castroville, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 08 NOVEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: CVB
Lat/Long: 29-20-32.6000N / 098-51-04.4000W
29-20.543333N / 098-51.073333W
29.3423889 / -98.8512222
(estimated)
Elevation: 773.9 ft. / 235.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 04E (2020)
From city: 2 miles SE of CASTROVILLE, TX
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 78009

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1951
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: SAN ANGELO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: CVB (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: IREG
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 16/34 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 119.25 (830-931-0232)
SAN ANTONIO APPROACH: 118.05
SAN ANTONIO DEPARTURE: 118.05
WX ASOS at HDO (17 nm W): 119.675 (830-426-3060)
WX ASOS at SSF (20 nm E): PHONE 210-927-9391

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SSFr274/(21.9)STINSON VOR108.4009E
SATr220/27.2SAN ANTONIO VORTAC116.8008E
RNDr245/31.4RANDOLPH VORTAC112.3005E
CSIr143/39.6CENTER POINT VORTAC117.5008E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
DEVINE014/13.135907EHHH .... .... ....
HONDO088/16.932908EHMA .... -- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS SELF SERVICE.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 5001 x 75 ft. / 1524 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 15.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 29-20.934167N29-20.154155N
Longitude: 098-51.226333W098-50.919435W
Elevation: 773.9 ft.762.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 157 magnetic, 161 true337 magnetic, 341 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 70 ft. tree, 2600 ft. from runway, 34:1 slope to clear
10 FT PRIVATE ROAD 20 FT FM THLD.
3 ft. hill, 200 ft. from runway, 56 ft. left of centerline
3 FT DIRT PILES 161 FT FM THLD TO 200 FT FM THLD - 87 FT RIGHT.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF CASTROVILLE
1209 FIORELLA ST
CASTROVILLE, TX 78009
Phone 830-931-4070
Manager: MICHAEL FISHER
10500 AIRPORT ROAD
CASTROVILLE, TX 78009
Phone (830) 538-2782

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 53
Single engine airplanes: 47
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 45/day *
68% local general aviation
32% transient general aviation
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 20 September 2016

Additional Remarks

BRIGHT LGTS AT BALL PARK FM APR-JULY.
FOR CD CTC SAT APCH AT 210-805-5516.

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 8 November 2018 at 0901Z to 6 December 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 16   download (191KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34   download (201KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (34KB)
 
Departure Procedures
SETZR TWO (RNAV)   download (153KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (144KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

23R - Devine Municipal Airport (13 nm S)
KSKF - Kelly Field Airport (14 nm E)
KHDO - South Texas Regional Airport at Hondo (17 nm W)
KSSF - Stinson Municipal Airport (20 nm E)
KSAT - San Antonio International Airport (23 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo of KCVB (Castroville Municipal Airport)
Photo by Sula Combs
Taken late August 2005

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Nov-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3812:38
Sunrise07:0313:03
Sunset17:3823:38
Evening civil twilight18:0400:04

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Nov-2018 21:28:12
Local (UTC-6)  18-Nov-2018 15:28:12
 
METAR
KCVB 182115Z AUTO 03009KT 10SM OVC019 13/06 A3016 RMK AO2 T01300060
KSKF 
15nm E 
182056Z AUTO 03008KT 10SM OVC021 13/07 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP201 T01270067 56020
KHDO 
17nm W 
182051Z AUTO 03010KT 10SM OVC019 14/07 A3014 RMK AO2 SLP198 T01440072 56019
TAF
KSKF 
15nm E 
181800Z 1818/1924 03012G18KT 9999 OVC018 QNH3015INS BECMG 1819/1820 02012KT 9999 OVC020 QNH3012INS BECMG 1904/1905 02006KT 9999 OVC015 QNH3015INS BECMG 1916/1917 02009KT 9999 OVC025 QNH3017INS TX14/1820Z TN08/1910Z
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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 Castroville Municipal Airport
830-538-2782
830-538-4260
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...
 
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More info about Castroville Municipal Airport
EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS --- $4.33 
SS $4.35 $4.23 
 Updated 04-Nov-2018
 
   3 read write
FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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