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KTUS Tucson International Airport
Tucson, Arizona, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 12 SEPTEMBER 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: TUS
Lat/Long: 32-06-57.8490N 110-56-27.6500W
32-06.964150N 110-56.460833W
32.1160692,-110.9410139
(estimated)
Elevation: 2643 ft. / 805.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 12E (1995)
From city: 6 miles S of TUCSON, AZ
Time zone: UTC -7 (year round; does not observe DST)
Zip code: 85706

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 11/1941
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: PRESCOTT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: TUS (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
BASE OPS OPR 1300-2200Z++ MON-FRI EXC HOL.
Pattern altitude: 3443 ft. MSL
TPA 800 FT AGL SMALL ACFT; 1400 FT AGL LARGE/HEAVY TURBOJET ACFT.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index C
International operations: international airport of entry

Airport Communications

UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 123.8 279.65
WX ASOS: PHONE 520-295-5727
TUCSON GROUND: 124.4 348.6
TUCSON TOWER: 118.3 257.8 119.0
TUCSON APPROACH: 119.4 ;RY 11 286-089 119.4 ;RY 29 066-274 125.1 ;RY 11 090-285 125.1 ;RY 29 275-065 128.5
TUCSON DEPARTURE: 119.4 ;RY 11 286-089 119.4 ;RY 29 066-274 125.1 ;RY 11 090-285 125.1 ;RY 29 275-065
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 126.65 326.2
ANG COMD POST: 138.525
CLASS C: 119.4 ;RY 11 286-089 119.4 ;RY 29 066-274 125.1 ;RY 11 090-285 125.1 ;RY 29 275-065
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
IC: 119.4 ;RY 11 286-089
WX AWOS-3 at RYN (12 nm W): 133.35 (520-578-0269)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
TUSr301/1.8TUCSON VORTAC116.0012E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
RYAN085/11.333812ERYN .-. -.-- -.
ROBLES071/21.522012ERBJ .-. -... .---
MARANA130/22.624512EAVQ .- ...- --.-

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 11L/29R

Dimensions: 10996 x 150 ft. / 3352 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 81 /R/B/W/T
Single wheel: 160.0
Double wheel: 200.0
Double tandem: 350.0, FAA GWT EVALUATION DC-10-10 315000 LBS; DC-10-30/40 400000 LBS; L-1011-1 325000 LBS & L-1011-100/200 340000 LBS.
Dual double tandem: 585.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 11L  RUNWAY 29R
Latitude: 32-07.402148N32-06.119330N
Longitude: 110-56.874753W110-55.369068W
Elevation: 2577.7 ft.2643.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 123 magnetic, 135 true303 magnetic, 315 true
Declared distances: TORA:10996 TODA:10996 ASDA:10996 LDA:10996TORA:10996 TODA:10996 ASDA:10996 LDA:10996
Markings: precision, in good conditionnonprecision, 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: touchdownrollout
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/DME
Obstructions: none8 ft. gnd, 400 ft. from runway, 500 ft. right of centerline, 25:1 slope to clear

Runway 11R/29L

Dimensions: 8408 x 75 ft. / 2563 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 38 /F/B/X/T
Single wheel: 120.0
Double wheel: 140.0
Double tandem: 220.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 11R  RUNWAY 29L
Latitude: 32-07.326098N32-06.345310N
Longitude: 110-56.979017W110-55.827665W
Elevation: 2573.5 ft.2628.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 123 magnetic, 135 true303 magnetic, 315 true
Displaced threshold: 1410 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:6998 TODA:6998 ASDA:6998 LDA:6998TORA:6998 TODA:6998 ASDA:6998 LDA:6998
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
RWY 29L/29R REILS OPERATIONAL 24 HRS.
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none37 ft. pole, lighted, 1400 ft. from runway, 350 ft. left of centerline, 32:1 slope to clear

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 7000 x 150 ft. / 2134 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 72 /F/A/X/T
Single wheel: 105.0
Double wheel: 137.0
Double tandem: 230.0, FAA GWT EVALUATION DC-10-10 300000 LBS; DC-10-30/40 375000 LBS; L-1011-1 310000 LBS & L-1011-100/200 315000 LBS.
Dual double tandem: 500.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 32-07.029958N32-07.845602N
Longitude: 110-57.542397W110-56.582558W
Elevation: 2560.2 ft.2568.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 033 magnetic, 045 true213 magnetic, 225 true
Displaced threshold: 850 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:7000 TODA:7000 ASDA:7000 LDA:6150TORA:6000 TODA:7000 ASDA:6000 LDA:6000
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 21 ft. rr, 270 ft. from runway, 250 ft. left of centerline, 3:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 50:1 TO DISPLACED THLD.
none

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: TUCSON AIRPORT AUTHORITY
7250 SOUTH TUCSON BLVD, SUITE 300
TUCSON, AZ 85756
Phone 520-573-8100
Manager: BONNIE ALLIN
TUCSON APT AUTH 7250 S TUCSON BLVD, SUITE 300
TUCSON, AZ 85756
Phone 520-573-8100
ARPT OPS DATA CONTACT MARC GOMEZ 520-573-8130.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 310
Single engine airplanes: 140
Multi engine airplanes: 15
Jet airplanes: 69
Helicopters: 7
Military aircraft: 79
    
Aircraft operations: avg 348/day *
30% transient general aviation
29% commercial
19% local general aviation
11% military
11% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 January 2019

Additional Remarks

E60-29R BAK-14 BAK-12(B) (1215') HOOK BAK 12B(B) (128' OVRN).
E60-11L BAK-14 BAK-12B(B) (1000').
ACFT DEPG RWY 11R REQD TO ATTAIN AT LEAST 400 FT AGL PRIOR TO STARTING TURN. DO NOT MISTAKE TWY A FOR A LANDING SURFACE. TWY A IS NORTH AND PARALLEL TO RWY 11L. ENSURE CORRECT LINEUP. RWY 29L IS THE SHORTER RWY SOUTH OF RWY 29R.
B747 ACFT TAXI WITH INBOARD ENGINES ONLY.
PORTIONS OF TWY D NOT VISIBLE FROM ATCT DUE TO HANGARS.
AIR CARRIERS USE RWY 11L/29R & RWY 03/21
RWY 11R/29L RESTRICTED TO TKOF/LAND ACFT WITH WING SPAN LESS THAN 73 FT & LNDG SPEED LESS THAN 120 KNOTS.
SERVICE-A-GEAR: BAK-14/BAK-12B APCH END RWY 11L AND BAK-14/BAK-12B APCH END RWY 29R, ENGAGEMENTS AVBL ONLY DUR ANG DUTY HR AND 15 MIN PN RQR. BAK-12B OVRN RWY 29R AND BAK-12B OVRN RWY 11L SERVICEABLE BUT NOT CERTIFIED. BAK-12B IN RWY 11L OVERRUN HAS 850 FT RUN OUT.
HELICOPTER OPNS LCTD SOUTH OF RWY 11R/29L & WEST OF TWY A13.
TWY A5 LMTD TO 70000 LBS OR LESS.
MILITARY: ANG - OFFL BUS ONLY. PPR DSN 844-6731, C520-295-6731, FAX EXTN 6732. 72 HR PRIOR NOTICE REQ FOR ALL PPR'S. BASE OPS OPR 1300-2200Z++ MON-FRI EXC HOL. NO TRAN ALERT MAINT AVBL. NO CONTRACT FUEL AVBL. TRAN ACFT EXP STR-IN FULL STOP ONLY.
RWY 11L/29R HAS DSTC REMAINING MKS ON NE SIDE. RWY 03/21 HAS DSTC REMAINING MKRS ON SE SIDE.
ALL ACFT USE UPPER ANTENNA UNTIL AIRBORNE.
NO PUBLIC SERVICES AVAILABLE AT THE TUS EXECUTIVE TERMINAL.
CALL OPERATIONS OFFICE AT 520-573-8190.
SERVICE-FUEL: A++(MIL)
PPR REQUIRED FOR ALL CHARTER, SPORTS TEAM, CARGO AND MILITARY AIRCRAFT. CONTACT AIRSIDE OPERATIONS FOR PPR NUMBER AT 520-573-8190. LANDING AND PARKING FEES MAY APPLY FOR ACFT 12500 LBS AND UP.
MILITARY: ANG RAMP RSTD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 59 FT.
MILTARY/COMM/BASE-OPS: UPON ARR CTC TITAN OR PUMA ON ANG BASE OPS/COMD POST FREQ.
NO B-747 TRNG EXCP PPR; NO FLT TRNG 2200-0600 EXCP PPR; CALL AIRSIDE OPERATIONS DEPT 520-573-8190.

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 12 September 2019 at 0901Z to 10 October 2019 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
DINGO FIVE   download (206KB)
ZONNA ONE (RNAV)   download (202KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 11L   download (400KB)
RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 11L   download (335KB)
RNAV (RNP) Y RWY 29R   download (347KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (319KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11R   download (260KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (344KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29L   download (261KB)
RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 11L   download (365KB)
RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 29R   download (339KB)
LOC BC RWY 29R   download (316KB)
VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 29R   download (281KB)
VOR OR TACAN RWY 11L   download (339KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (40KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BURRO FOUR (RNAV)   download (176KB)
TUCSON EIGHT   2 pages: [1] [2] (374KB)
WLDKT THREE (RNAV)   download (158KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (113KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KDMA - Davis Monthan Air Force Base (4 nm NE)
KRYN - Ryan Field Airport (12 nm W)
KAVQ - Marana Regional Airport (23 nm NW)
KOLS - Nogales International Airport (42 nm S)
KFHU - Sierra Vista Municipal Airport-Libby Army Airfield (44 nm SE)
 
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Aerial photo of KTUS (Tucson International Airport)
Photo by Trent Thomas
Photo taken 09-Aug-2018
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Sep-2019
 Local
(UTC-7)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5012:50
Sunrise06:1413:14
Sunset18:1701:17
Evening civil twilight18:4201:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-Sep-2019 10:02:31
Local (UTC-7)  24-Sep-2019 03:02:31
 
METAR
KTUS 240953Z 09004KT 10SM FEW050 FEW080 SCT110 21/17 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP105 T02110167
KDMA 
5nm NE 
240958Z AUTO 05006KT 10SM VCTS FEW170 21/17 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP102 T02060170 $
KRYN 
12nm W 
240245Z 21007KT 5SM RA SCT002 BKN044 OVC065 22/18 A2998 TS RMK LAST
TAF
KTUS 240520Z 2406/2506 VRB03KT P6SM FEW030 SCT070 BKN110 FM241100 14005KT 6SM -TSRA SCT040CB OVC070 FM241600 11006KT 5SM -SHRA SCT025 OVC040 FM250200 14006KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN060
KDMA 
5nm NE 
240605Z 2406/2512 VRB06KT 9999 BKN040 QNH2997INS BECMG 2408/2409 12010G15KT 9000 -SHRA BKN080 QNH2990INS TEMPO 2409/2418 VRB12G18KT 8000 -TSRA BKN030CB BECMG 2419/2420 18015G20KT 9999 VCTS SCT090CB BKN150 QNH2985INS TEMPO 2420/2424 VRB25G35KT 6000 -SHRA BKN090 BECMG 2423/2424 VRB06KT 9999 NSW BKN140 QNH2986INS BECMG 2511/2512 VRB06KT 9000 -SHRA VCTS BKN060CB QNH2990INS TX27/2422Z TN18/2413Z
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