AirNav   Air Wisconsin pilot careers
 
 854 users online  

M83 McCharen Field Airport
West Point, Mississippi, USA

GOING TO WEST POINT?


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: M83
Lat/Long: 33-35-02.5000N / 088-40-00.1000W
33-35.041667N / 088-40.001667W
33.5840278 / -88.6666944
(estimated)
Elevation: 205.2 ft. / 62.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 00E (1995)
From city: 2 miles S of WEST POINT, MS
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 39773

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1959
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: GREENWOOD FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GWO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-2200. AFTER 2200, ACTVT MIRL RY 18/36 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
COLUMBUS APPROACH: 135.6
COLUMBUS DEPARTURE: 135.6
WX AWOS-3 at GTR (9 nm SE): 126.375 (662-328-7798)
WX AWOS-3 at STF (13 nm SW): 118.975 (662-323-4966)
WX AWOS-3 at M40 (19 nm NE): 118.475 (662-369-3498)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MEMPHIS ARTCC (COLUMBUS RCAG) ON FREQS 127.1/269.4 WHEN COLUMBUS APCH CTL CLOSED.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
IGBr304/9.7BIGBEE VORTAC116.2004E
CBMr253/11.9CALEDONIA VORTAC115.2000E
OTBr166/38.9TUPELO VOR/DME109.8004E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL 24 HR CREDIT CARD SVC AVBL.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3850 x 75 ft. / 1173 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 36.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 33-35.359242N33-34.724550N
Longitude: 088-39.998790W088-40.004385W
Elevation: 205.2 ft.203.8 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 180360
Displaced threshold: 390 ft.no
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 47 ft. tree, 1400 ft. from runway, 100 ft. right of centerline, 25:1 slope to clear
RR 50 FT FROM RY END.
11 ft. road, 900 ft. from runway, 21:1 slope to clear
RY 36 4 FT FENCE 200 FT FM END OF RY.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF WEST POINT
204 COMMERCE/BOX 1117
WEST POINT, MS 39773
Phone 662-494-2573
Manager: RANDY JONES
PO BOX 1117
WEST POINT, MS 39773
Phone 662-524-0039

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 11
Single engine airplanes: 9
Multi engine airplanes: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 22/day *
61% local general aviation
36% transient general aviation
4% military
* for 12-month period ending 24 January 2017

Additional Remarks

COURTESY CAR AVAILABLE.

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 18   download (172KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (173KB)
VOR/DME-B   download (164KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (150KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

M51 - Oktibbeha Airport (5 nm S)
KGTR - Golden Triangle Regional Airport (9 nm SE)
KCBM - Columbus Air Force Base (12 nm E)
KSTF - George M Bryan Airport (13 nm SW)
KUBS - Columbus-Lowndes County Airport (16 nm SE)
M40 - Monroe County Airport (19 nm NE)
 
Loc | Ops | Rwys | IFR | FBO | Links
Com | Nav | Svcs | Stats | Notes


 
Area around M83 (McCharen Field Airport)
 
Road maps at: MapQuest Bing Google
 
Aerial photo
WARNING: Photo may not be current or correct
Aerial photo of M83 (McCharen Field Airport)
Photo taken 19-Apr-2016
looking north-northeast.

Do you have a better or more recent aerial photo of McCharen Field Airport that you would like to share? If so, please send us your photo.

 
Sectional chart

 
Airport distance calculator
Flying to McCharen Field Airport? Find the distance to fly.

From to M83

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0512:05
Sunrise06:3112:31
Sunset16:4922:49
Evening civil twilight17:1623:16

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Nov-2017 03:14:20
Local (UTC-6)  19-Nov-2017 21:14:20
 
METAR
KGTR 
9nm SE 
200256Z AUTO 32004KT 10SM CLR 04/M01 A3024 RMK AO2 SLP244 T00441011 53018
KCBM 
11nm E 
200256Z AUTO 34005KT 10SM CLR 04/M01 A3024 RMK AO2 SLP244 T00411009 52017 TSNO $
KSTF 
13nm SW 
200255Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 02/00 A3024 RMK AO2
KM40 
19nm NE 
200255Z AUTO 01003KT 10SM CLR 02/01 A3026 RMK AO2
TAF
KGTR 
9nm SE 
191720Z 1918/2018 34010KT P6SM SKC FM200000 35003KT P6SM SKC
KCBM 
11nm E 
192252Z 1922/2023 30010G15KT 9999 FEW030 QNH3013INS BECMG 1923/1924 34006KT 9999 SKC QNH3014INS TX13/1922Z TN00/2012Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 1923 NEXT 2009
NOTAMs
Click for the latest NOTAMs
NOTAMs are issued by the DoD/FAA and will open in a separate window not controlled by AirNav.

 

 
 

FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
City of West Point 662-524-0039
no information available

If you are affiliated with City of West Point and would like to show here your services, contact info, web link, logo, and more, click here
100LL Jet A
SS $3.89 $2.99 
 Updated 11-Sep-2017
 
   3 read write
SS=Self service
Update Fuel Prices
 

Would you like to see your business listed on this page?

 If your business provides an interesting product or service to pilots, flight crews, aircraft, or users of the McCharen Field Airport, you should consider listing it here.  To start the listing process, click on the button below
 
Add a business
 

Other Pages about McCharen Field Airport

Update a link
 
Copyright © AirNav, LLC. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy  Contact