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KPSX Palacios Municipal Airport
Palacios, Texas, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 13 SEPTEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: PSX
Lat/Long: 28-43-39.0000N / 096-15-03.4000W
28-43.650000N / 096-15.056667W
28.7275000 / -96.2509444
(estimated)
Elevation: 14.1 ft. / 4.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03E (2015)
From city: 3 miles NW of PALACIOS, TX
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 77465

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1943
Control tower: no
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: MONTGOMERY COUNTY FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
FOR FP FILING CALL CXO FSS 1-800-992-7433.
NOTAMs facility: PSX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 13/31 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS: 118.025 (361-972-0101)
  • 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
PSXr119/3.7PALACIOS VORTAC117.3008E
VCTr099/39.7VICTORIA VOR/DME109.0006E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WHARTON186/32.124503EARM .- .-. --

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL SELF-SERVICE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 8/26

Dimensions: 5001 x 150 ft. / 1524 x 46 m
Surface: concrete, in poor condition
TALL GRASS ON RWY SFC.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 46.0
Double wheel: 58.0
Double tandem: 105.0
Runway edge markings: RWY UNMKD.
RUNWAY 8  RUNWAY 26
Latitude: 28-43.823265N28-43.820233N
Longitude: 096-15.725210W096-14.788963W
Elevation: 10.8 ft.12.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 087 magnetic, 090 true267 magnetic, 270 true
Markings: basic, in poor conditionbasic, in poor condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 19 ft. trees, 295 ft. from runway, 195 ft. left of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear18 ft. trees, 654 ft. from runway, 25:1 slope to clear

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 5001 x 150 ft. / 1524 x 46 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 46.0
Double wheel: 58.0
Double tandem: 105.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: MARKINGS VERY FADED
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 28-43.843450N28-43.257858N
Longitude: 096-15.441088W096-14.781452W
Elevation: 12.3 ft.13.8 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 132 magnetic, 135 true312 magnetic, 315 true
Markings: nonprecision, in poor conditionnonprecision, in poor condition
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none10 ft. tree, 476 ft. from runway, 145 ft. right of centerline, 27:1 slope to clear

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 5001 x 75 ft. / 1524 x 23 m
Surface: concrete, in poor condition
TALL GRASS ON RUNWAY SFC.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 46.0
Double wheel: 58.0
Double tandem: 105.0
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 28-43.991812N28-43.166562N
Longitude: 096-14.802373W096-14.805822W
Elevation: 11.1 ft.13.8 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 177 magnetic, 180 true357 magnetic, 000 true
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 19 ft. tree, 607 ft. from runway, 21 ft. left of centerline, 21:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF PALACIOS
PO BOX 845
PALACIOS, TX 77465
Phone 361-972-3605
Manager: DAVID KAUFFMAN
PO BOX 845
PALACIOS, TX 77465
Phone 361-972-3605

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 11
Single engine airplanes: 11
    
Aircraft operations: avg 135/week *
59% local general aviation
21% military
20% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 27 April 2017

Additional Remarks

GRASS ON TWY SFC
COURTESY CAR AVBL.

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 13 September 2018 at 0901Z to 11 October 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 13   download (213KB)
VOR RWY 13   download (171KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (23KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (92KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KPKV - Calhoun County Airport (23 nm W)
26R - Jackson County Airport (24 nm NW)
KBYY - Bay City Regional Airport (25 nm NE)
KARM - Wharton Regional Airport (32 nm N)
KVCT - Victoria Regional Airport (36 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Sep-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5011:50
Sunrise07:1412:14
Sunset19:2200:22
Evening civil twilight19:4600:46

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Sep-2018 21:54:25
Local (UTC-5)  21-Sep-2018 16:54:25
 
METAR
KPSX 212053Z AUTO 17010KT 10SM CLR 32/27 A2988 RMK AO2 SLP118 T03170272 56019
TAF
KVCT 
37nm W 
211732Z 2118/2218 17010KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB BKN250 FM212300 16012KT P6SM SCT040 BKN250 FM220400 13007KT P6SM SCT015 BKN120 FM221000 13005KT P6SM BKN020 OVC120 PROB30 2210/2214 5SM -TSRA OVC008CB FM221400 11004KT 6SM SHRA VCTS BKN015CB OVC090 TEMPO 2214/2218 4SM TSRA BKN012CB OVC050
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Palacios Municipal Airport 361-972-2400
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100LL
SS $4.00 
 Updated 26-Jun-2017
 
   2 read write
SS=Self service
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