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KMRF Marfa Municipal Airport
Marfa, Texas, USA


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: MRF
Lat/Long: 30-22-16.0000N / 104-01-03.1000W
30-22.266667N / 104-01.051667W
30.3711111 / -104.0175278
(estimated)
Elevation: 4848.8 ft. / 1477.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08E (2010)
From city: 3 miles N of MARFA, TX
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 79843

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: SAN ANGELO FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: MRF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 1400-2200
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 13/31 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: yes

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3PT: 134.025 (432-729-3364)
WX AWOS-3 at E38 (17 nm E): 119.025 (432-837-9613)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PRVDD BY ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC ON FREQS 135.875/292.15 (FORT STOCKTON RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MRFr312/5.4MARFA VOR/DME115.9011E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
BREWSTER COUNTY246/19.941209EBWR -... .-- .-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
100LL, JET-A, SELF SERVE AVLBL 24 HRS.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 6203 x 75 ft. / 1891 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 18.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 30-22.684528N30-21.957082N
Longitude: 104-01.529777W104-00.700088W
Elevation: 4840.5 ft.4830.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.3%0.3%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 127 magnetic, 135 true307 magnetic, 315 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: none18 ft. tree, 812 ft. from runway, 250 ft. left of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear
10 FT SCTD CACTUS FM THLD TO 79 FT FM THLD, 109 FT LEFT.

Runway 4/22

Dimensions: 5309 x 75 ft. / 1618 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 18.0
RUNWAY 4  RUNWAY 22
Latitude: 30-21.942347N30-22.558273N
Longitude: 104-01.227485W104-00.509632W
Elevation: 4827.2 ft.4848.7 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.4%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 037 magnetic, 045 true217 magnetic, 225 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, lighted

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 2825 x 60 ft. / 861 x 18 m
Surface: dirt, in poor condition
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 30-22.179665N30-22.174912N
Longitude: 104-01.521655W104-00.984338W
Elevation: 4828.7 ft.4834.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.2% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 083 magnetic, 091 true263 magnetic, 271 true
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 5 ft. fence, 132 ft. from runway, 26:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: PRESIDIO COUNTY
P.O. BOX 606
MARFA, TX 79843
Phone 432-729-4452
Manager: RUDY ESTOR
45101 SH 17
MARFA, TX 79843
Phone 432-295-3906

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 30
Single engine airplanes: 22
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Gliders airplanes: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 44/day *
75% local general aviation
25% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 October 2016

Additional Remarks

A58-22 10 FT ROAD AT THLD ON BOTH SIDES OF CENTERLINE, 8 FT SCATTERED CACTUS 158 FT FM THLD, 167 FT LEFT.
A58-04 12 FT SCATTERED CACTUS 22 FT TO 62 FT FM THLD TO 229 FT RIGHT.
105 FT AGL LGTD WATER TOWER 1168 FT SW OF AER 31.
GLIDER OPNS ON & INVOF ARPT.
WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
ALL DIAGONAL TWY BTN TWY B AND RWY 4/22 CLSD.
PARL TWY ADJ RWY 04/22 CLSD EXC BTN TWY A AND RWY 13/31.
PARKING RAMP HAS IRREGULAR SURFACES. PROCEED WITH CAUTION USING SLOWER THAN NORMAL SPEED.
PAVED SFCS UNDER RPR DUE TO HVY ACFT USE. ACFT OVER 18000 SNGL WHEEL NA.

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.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 31   download (167KB)
VOR RWY 31   download (185KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (105KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

E38 - Alpine-Casparis Municipal Airport (17 nm E)
KPRS - Presidio Lely International Airport (48 nm S)
KVHN - Culberson County Airport (57 nm NW)
KFST - Fort Stockton-Pecos County Airport (66 nm NE)
KPEQ - Pecos Municipal Airport (66 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:0113:01
Sunrise07:2713:27
Sunset17:5623:56
Evening civil twilight18:2200:22

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Nov-2017 18:55:46
Local (UTC-6)  20-Nov-2017 12:55:46
 
METAR
KMRF 201756Z AUTO 25012G18KT 10SM CLR 17/M02 A3015 RMK AO2 SLP192 T01721022 10172 21050 58010
KE38 
17nm E 
201835Z AUTO 26013G16KT 10SM CLR 20/M02 A3013 RMK AO2 T02031023
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Presidio County 432-295-3906
832-588-8888
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft ground handling, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...
 
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Avfuel
100LL Jet A
AS $4.30 --- 
FS --- $4.78 
SS --- $4.78 
 Updated 14-Nov-2017
 
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AS=Assisted/Self Service
FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Marfa Gliders Soaring Center
[web site]
[email]
Flight training, Flying club, Aviation museum, Attraction

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