Airside Facilities

The airport is supported by one runway oriented in a northwest / southeast manner with taxiway turnarounds at each end. Refer to the Texas Aviation Directory for a complete listing of Texas airports. Or Select the Nueces County Airport page directly. Additional information on the airside facilities is listed below.

Runway 13-31

Parameter Detail
Runway Length (feet) 3,700
Runway Width (feet) 75
Runway Surface Material Asphalt
Runway Load Bearing Strength (lbs) Single Wheel (SWL) 11,000
Runway Markings Non-precision
Runway Lighting Medium Intensity
Taxiway Lighting None (Centerline Reflectors)
Approach Lighting None
Visual Aids Rotating Beacon
Lighted Windcone / Segmented Circle
Navigational Aids VOR / DME or GPS-A
AWOS 118.175 / 361.767.1982

Landside Facilities

The landside facilities provide support to the operation of aircraft and include:

  • General Aviation Terminal Building
    Provides space for a lobby, restrooms, telephone, and airport administration
  • Aircraft Apron Areas
    Approximately 12,000 square yards for aircraft parking and circulation
    Tie-down positions for 13 aircraft
  • Hangar Facilities
    Hangar rental space is available for 20 aircraft
  • Aviation Fuel
    Fuel service available 24/7 for 100 LL avgas (MasterCard, Visa and Discover)
  • Aircraft Maintenance Facilities
    Commercial maintenance services are available on site
  • Coordinates
    Latitude: 27°-46'-45.38826
    Longitude: 97°-41'.25.86661
  • Elevation
    79 FT.MSL

To contact the airport terminal building and for information on hangar rental Telephone: (361) 387-1700 (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday)