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SCHOLES INTL AT GALVESTON (GLS)
FAA IdentifierGLS
PositionN29 15.9, W094 51.6
Nearest City3 miles SW of GALVESTON, TX
Elevation6'
Magnetic Variation06E (1985)
SectionalHOUSTON
Landing FeeN

Communications
Unicom123.050
GND/P118.625
LCL/P120.575

Services
Airframe RepairMAJOR
Powerplant RepairMAJOR
Bottled OxygenNONE
Bulk Oxygen

Aircraft
Single Engine077
Multi Engine020
Jet Engine001
Helicopter020
Glider001
Military
Ultralight002
Commercial Services

Terminal Procedures

Remarks
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • FLOCKS OF BIRDS INVOF ARPT BLO 200' AGL.
  • 124 FT LGTD CRANE NW SIDE OF ARPT.
  • NO SKID MOUNTED HELICOPTER PARKING ON MAIN APRON.
  • ALL TWY LGTS OTS INDEFLY.
  • HELICOPTERS OPERATING ON & INVOF ARPT.
  • 178 FT LGTD BLDG 2000 FT NE OF RY 17 THR.
  • HELICOPTER PARKING IN DESIGNATED AREA ONLY. NO HELICOPTER PARKING ON TRML RAMP.
  • (A89) FOR FP FILING CALL CXO FSS 1-800-833-5602
  • PAEW ADJ RYS & TWYS.
  • TWO 157 FT MSL LGTD TOWERS BTN RYS 31 & 35.
  • 1 FIRST 1300 FT NW END IS CONC.
  • MALSR OTS INDEFLY.
  • CRANE ON TOP OF BLDG IS LIGHTED WHEN OPERATING OR RAISED AT NIGHT.
  • FOR FUEL SVC AFT HRS CALL 409-744-9000. SELF SERVE AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
  • HIRL RY 13/31 AND MIRL RY 17/35 PRESET ON MED INTST. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RY 13 - CTAF.

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    26.5 nm to LA PORTE MUNI (T41)
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    29.8 nm to RWJ AIRPARK (54T)
    30.0 nm to SKYWAY MANOR (T79)
    31.6 nm to WILLIAM P HOBBY (HOU)

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