Airfield Information

LOCATION

FAA Identifier: CWF
Lat/Long: 30-12-38.1300N / 093-08-35.4820W
30-12.635500N / 093-08.591367W
30.2105917 / -93.1431894
(estimated)
Elevation: 17 ft. / 5.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 04E (1990)
From city: 4 miles E of LAKE CHARLES, LA
Time zone: Ti UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 70615

AIRPORT COMMUNICATIONS

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 01/1964
Sectional chart: HOUSTON
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: HOUSTON CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: CWF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: SUN-SAT 0600-2200
AFT HRS CALL 337-433-7766.
Pattern altitude: 1500 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT HIRL RY 15/33; MALSR RY 15 & REIL RY 33 – CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Fire and rescue: ARFF index A/Index E available w/ 24hr notice
Airline operations: 6 HRS PPR FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 337-491-9961.

AIRPORT OPERATIONS

CTAF: 124.2
UNICOM: 122.95
WX AWOS-3: 120.0 (337-436-3452)
CHENNAULT TOWER GROUND: 121.65 275.8 [0600-2200]
CHENNAULT TOWER TOWER: 124.2 290.4 [0600-2200]
LAKE CHARLES APPROACH: 119.8
LAKE CHARLES DEPARTURE: 119.8
WX ASOS at LCH (7 nm SW): PHONE 337-477-3371
WX AWOS-3 at UXL (13 nm W): 118.175 (337-558-5321)


* APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.7/317.4 (LAKE CHARLES RCAG) WHEN LAKE CHARLES APCH CTL CLOSED.

 

NEARBY RADIO NAVIGATION AIDS

VOR radial/distance VOR name Freq Var
LCHr328/4.6 LAKE CHARLES VORTAC 113.40 07E

 

NDB name Hdg/Dist Freq Var ID
SULPHUR 083/14.4 278 04E AUR .- ..- .-.
DE QUINCY 124/21.5 410 05E DQU -.. –.- ..-
DE RIDDER 159/34.0 385 04E DXB -.. -..- -…
ORANGE 071/34.9 211 05E ORG — .-. –.
ALLEN PARISH 219/34.9 379 03E LRR .-.. .-. .-.

AIRPORT SERVICES

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
FOR FUEL CALL 337-436-4877.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE
FBO: Million Air 337-436-4877

RUNWAY INFORMATION

Airport Reference Code: E-V
Runway 15/33Dimensions: 10701 x 200 ft. / 3263 x 61 m
Surface: concrete, in fair condition
Weight Bearing Capacity
Single Wheel: 75.0
Double Wheel: 200.0
Double Tandem: 320.0
Dual Double Tandem: 750.0
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity

RUNWAY 15

RUNWAY 33

Latitude
 : 30-13.431767N
Longitude  : 093-09.029950W
Elevation  : 14.8 ft.
Traffic Pattern  : left
Runway Heading  : 150 magnetic, 154 true
Declared Distances   :   :TORA:10701 TODA:10701 ASDA:10701 LDA:10701
Markings  : Precision, in fair condition
Visual Slope Indicator  : 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach Lights  : MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway End Identifier Lights  : No
Touchdown Point  : Yes, no lights
Instrument Approach  : ILS
Latitude
 : 30-11.839233N
Longitude  : 093-08.152783W
Elevation  : 17.3 ft.
Traffic Pattern  : right
Runway Heading  : 330 magnetic, 334 true
Declared Distances   : TORA:10701
TODA:10701
ASDA:10701
LDA:10701
Markings  : Precision, in fair condition
Visual Slope Indicator  : 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach Lights  :
Runway End Identifier Lights  : Yes
Touchdown Point  : Yes, no lights
Instrument Approach  :

AIRPORT OWNERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT FROM OFFICIAL FAA RECORDS

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CHENNAULT INTL ARPT AUTHORITY
3650 SEN. J. BENNETT JOHNSTON AVE
LAKE CHARLES, LA 70615-6849
Phone 337-491-9961
Manager: RANDY ROBB, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
3650 SEN. J. BENNETT JOHNSTON AVE
LAKE CHARLES, LA 70615-6849
Phone 337-491-9961
Operations Contact: 3650 SEN. J. BENNETT JOHNSTON AVE
LAKE CHARLES, LA 70615-6949
Phone 337-491-9961

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.

FAA instrument procedures published for use between 30 July 2009 at 0901Z and 27 August 2009 at 0900Z.

IAPs – Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 15
RNAV (GPS) RWY 15
RNAV (GPS) RWY 33
VOR RWY 33
Radar Approach Procedures available
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply
Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:
KLCH – Lake Charles Regional Airport (7 nm SW)
KUXL – Southland Field Airport (13 nm W)
6R1 – Welsh Airport (16 nm E)
5R8 – De Quincy Industrial Airpark (22 nm NW)
3R7 – Jennings Airport (24 nm E)