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KGWB De Kalb County Airport
Auburn, Indiana, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 29 MARCH 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: GWB
Lat/Long: 41-18-25.8000N / 085-03-51.7000W
41-18.430000N / 085-03.861667W
41.3071667 / -85.0643611
(estimated)
Elevation: 880.4 ft. / 268.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (2000)
From city: 3 miles S of AUBURN, IN
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 46706

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1964
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER
FSS: TERRE HAUTE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: HUF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: SAT-SUN 0900-1700, ALL MON-FRI 0800-1700
FOR ARPT ATTENDANT PHONE 260-348-6998
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: MIRL RY 09/27, PRESET LOW INTST TO DUSK TO DAWN; TO INCR INTST AND ACTVT MALSR RY 27; REIL RYS 09 & 27 AND MIRL RY 09/27- CTAF PAPI RYS 09 & 27 OPR CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 124.15 (260-925-8225)
FORT WAYNE APPROACH: 127.2(SW/NW OF ACTIVE RWY) 132.15(SE/NE OF ACTIVE RWY)
FORT WAYNE DEPARTURE: 127.2(SW/NW OF ACTIVE RWY) 132.15(SE/NE OF ACTIVE RWY)
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 126.6
IC: 127.2(SW/NW OF ACTIVE RWY)
WX AWOS-3 at SMD (11 nm S): 124.55 (260-490-4030)
WX AWOS-3P at C62 (13 nm NW): 119.925 (260-347-2967)
WX AWOS-3 at ANQ (20 nm N): 118.175 (260-668-5630)
  • APCH CTL SECTORIZATION BASED UPON FORT WAYNE RWY USAGE.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
OLKr083/(19.9)WEBSTER LAKE VOR110.4003W
FWAr022/20.5FORT WAYNE VORTAC117.8006W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SHENK274/5.422705WGW --. .--
HUNTINGTON037/32.641703WHHG .... .... --.
STURGIS155/34.638204WIRS .. .-. ...

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 41-18.424865N41-18.434587N
Longitude: 085-04.406780W085-03.315215W
Elevation: 870.4 ft.879.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.5%0.5%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 094 magnetic, 089 true274 magnetic, 269 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, 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)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 60 ft. trees, 201 ft. from runway, 290 ft. right of centerline
60 FT TREES 300 FT FM RWY END, 290 R
none

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: DE KALB COUNTY AIRPORT AUTHORITY
2710 CR 60 SUITE 200
AUBURN, IN 46706
Phone 260-927-8876
Manager: RUSS COUCHMAN
2710 CR 60 SUITE 200
AUBURN, IN 46706
Phone 260-927-8876

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 75
Single engine airplanes: 62
Multi engine airplanes: 9
Jet airplanes: 3
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 37/day *
84% local general aviation
10% transient general aviation
6% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

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 29 March 2018 at 0901Z to 26 April 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 27   download (228KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09   download (182KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (179KB)
VOR-A   download (153KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (85KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (164KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSMD - Smith Field Airport (11 nm S)
C62 - Kendallville Municipal Airport (13 nm NW)
KANQ - Tri-State Steuben County Airport (20 nm N)
KFWA - Fort Wayne International Airport (21 nm S)
0G6 - Williams County Airport (27 nm E)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Apr-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2310:23
Sunrise06:5310:53
Sunset20:2500:25
Evening civil twilight20:5500:55

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Apr-2018 23:26:51
Local (UTC-4)  21-Apr-2018 19:26:51
 
METAR
KGWB 212315Z AUTO 08004KT 10SM OVC070 11/M02 A3038 RMK AO2
KANQ 
20nm N 
212315Z AUTO 16003KT 10SM CLR 12/M04 A3037 RMK AO2 TSNO
TAF
KFWA 
21nm S 
211720Z 2118/2218 10004KT P6SM BKN080 OVC250 FM221400 08006KT P6SM FEW250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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Century Aviation UNICOM 123.00
260-927-1845
260-927-1846
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[email]
Offering large airport amenities with small airport convenience, hospitality, and customer service!
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