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Tensas Parish Airport L33
St Joseph, Louisiana, USA

FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 30 AUGUST 2007

Location

FAA Identifier: L33
Lat/Long: 31-59-50.5650N / 091-14-50.4050W 31-59.842750N / 091-14.840083W 31.9973792 / -91.2473347 (estimated)
Elevation: 74 ft. / 22.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 04E (1985)
From city: “4 miles NE of ST JOSEPH, LA”
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 71357

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: Jul-86
Sectional chart: HOUSTON
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [337-460-2500]
NOTAMs facility: DRI (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: IREG FOR ARPT ATTENDANT CALL 318-766-4620 OR 318-467-5245.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: DUSK-DAWN MIRL RY 16/34 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT – CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9

Nearby radio navigation aids
VOR radial / distance VOR name Freq Var
HEZr004/22.9 NATCHEZ VOR/DME 110 03E


Nearby radio navigation aids
NDB Name Hdg / Dist Freq Var ID
NATCHEZ-ADAMS COUNTY 004/18.6 388 03E HAH …. .- ….
VICKSBURG 226/21.6 382 03E VKS …- -.- …
HOLLY RIDGE 131/36.3 338 02E MRK — .-. -.-


Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 16/34
Dimensions: 3500 x 75 ft. / 1067 x 23 m
Surface: “asphalt, in good condition”
Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 12000 lbx
Runway edge lights: medium intensity

RUNWAY 16
Traffic pattern: left
Markings: “basic, in good condition”
Obstructions: “15 ft. road, 435 ft. from runway, 15:1 slope to clear” CROP LINE 190 FT FM RY END & 150 FT FM SIDES OF RY.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: TENSAS PARISH POLICE JURY PO BOX 6168 “ST JOSEPH, LA 71366” Phone 318-766-3542
Manager: SONNY KIFER PO BOX 177 “NEWELLTON, LA 71357” Phone 318-467-5245

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 11
Aircraft operations: avg 134/week *
Single engine airplanes: 10
Ultralights: 1
57% local general aviation
43% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 08 August 2006

Newellton Airport 9M2
Newellton, Louisiana, USA

FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 30 AUGUST 2007

Location

FAA Identifier: 9M2
Lat/Long: 32-03-45.5570N / 091-15-15.4060W 32-03.759283N / 091-15.256767W 32.0626547 / -91.2542794 (estimated)
Elevation: 77 ft. / 23 m (estimated)
Variation: 03E (1985)
From city: “1 mile SW of NEWELLTON, LA”
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 71357

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: Jul-46
Sectional chart: MEMPHIS
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [337-460-2500]
NOTAMs facility: DRI (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport) ROTG BCN OTS INDEFLY.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9 N

Nearby radio navigation aids
VOR radial / distance VOR name Freq Var
HEZr002/26.8 NATCHEZ VOR/DME 110 03E


Nearby radio navigation aids
NDB Name Hdg / Dist Freq Var ID
VICKSBURG 235/19.5 382 03E VKS …- -.- …
NATCHEZ-ADAMS COUNTY 002/22.4 388 03E HAH …. .- ….
HOLLY RIDGE 126/33.4 338 02E MRK — .-. -.-


Airport Services

Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 6/24
Dimensions: 2750 x 75 ft. / 838 x 23 m
Surface: “asphalt/aggregate friction seal coat, in poor condition” FIRST 1545 FT SW HAS SEVERE ALLIGATOR CRACKING; POTHOLES; GRASS ENCROACHMENT & FOREIGN OBJECT DEBRIS.
Weight bearing capacity: Single wheel: 5000 lbs.
Runway edge lights: medium intensity MIRL OTS INDEFLY.

RUNWAY 6
Gradient: 0.1
Traffic pattern: left
Markings: “basic, in poor condition”
Obstructions: “19 ft. road, 200 ft. from runway” HWY 200’ FM THR & RD PARALLEL TO RWY ON S.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF NEWELLTON PO BOX 477 “NEWELLTON, LA 71357” Phone 318-467-5050
Manager: SONNY KIFER PO BOX 177 “NEWELLTON, LA 71357” Phone 318-467-5212 OR 318-467-5245.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 8
Aircraft operations: avg 134/week *
Single engine airplanes: 8
71% local general aviation
29% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 15 August 2000

Additional Remarks

APR ON AREA & TWY EDGES HAVE EXCESSIVE TURF BUILDUP WITH POSSIBLE PONDING. CULTIVATED FIELDS 95 FT NW OF RY.

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Railroads

Northeast Louisiana has a wealth of rail services, with six rail companies serving the Northeast Louisiana Region. With a central location to railroads, this excellent rail distribution system makes for an extremely easy nationwide access.

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Ports and Waterways

The Mississippi River provides water access from Louisiana to 31 states and two Canadian Provinces. You can also view a chart of the ports in Louisiana.

Greater Ouachita Port, located on the Ouachita River, has KCS rail spur, warehouses, side loaders and crane. Visit www.ouachitaterminals.com for more information.

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Trucking and Freight

Over 50 companies in the motor freight trucking industry serve the Northeast Louisiana region. The following is a partial list.

  • AAA Cooper Transportation
  • ABF Freight System, Inc.
  • Burke Trucking
  • Cedar Creek of Louisiana
  • Central Freight Lines, Inc
  • Central Transport
  • Charles Lockwood Trucking
  • Consolidated Lines
  • Con-Way Freight
  • CTL Transportation, LLC
  • Dashound Deliveries
  • FedEx Freight
  • Fleetwood Transportation
  • Franks Trucking Co
  • Harper Truck Line, Inc.
  • Hercules Transportation
  • Hook N-Book Express Services
  • J.D. Frost Trucking Co.
  • JW Smith Trucking
  • Jones Truck Lines
  • Lazerspot
  • Littleton Truck Lines, Inc.
  • Louisiana Crane & Trucking
  • Monroe Packaging
  • Monroe Warehouse Co.
  • Old Dominion Freight Line
  • Red Ball
  • Roadway Express
  • SAIA Motor Freight Line, Inc.
  • Southwest Express, Inc
  • Sprinter Transport, Inc.
  • Tidwell Trucking, Inc.
  • Transport USA Brokers
  • Transport, USA
  • Will Transport
  • Yellow Freight Lines

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Parish of Tensas
212 Hancock Street
St. Joseph, LA 71366
Telephone: (318) 766-3542
Fax: (318) 766-4580
Email: tensas@bellsouth.net