Airport

Grant County Airport

It is the mission of the Grant County Airport to provide a modern, safe, all-weather airport, enabling our community to take advantage of aviation services such as airline travel, emergency travel or services, easy access into and out of Grant County, as well as many other services, which enhance the quality of life in Grant County.

The Grant County Airport is owned and operated by the Grant County Commission. Built in the early 1950's, Grant County Airport continues to provide a wide range of benefits to the citizen's of Grant County and Southwest New Mexico.

T- Hanger rental and ground leases (for those who wish to build their own hanger) are offered by the Grant County Airport. For availability and pricing contact the Airport Manager at the numbers listed below.

We have the only airline service in our corner of New Mexico, which is presently provided by Great Lakes Aviation. For schedules, pricing and reservation information, contact your local travel agent or call Great Lakes at the numbers listed below.

Grant County Airport is also home to the Gila National Forest Aerial FireBase and Fire Cache. Forest Fire fighting support is provided through out the Southwestern United States from this base.

Grant County Aircraft Service offers aircraft service and maintenance. Operated and owned by Terrell and Wanda Grimes. They provide single and multi. Piston engine service and repairs. Contact information is listed below.

High Mountain Aviation provides Phillips Aviation fuels as well as Multi-Engine air taxi, and is operated and owned by Dave and Donna Martin. Contact information is listed below.

Tenants at Grant County Airport:

Gila National Forest Aerial Fire Base: 575-538-2702
Grant County Aircraft Service: 575-388-8002
High Mountain Aviation: 575-388-4393 or 888-723-5946
Great Lakes Airlines: 575-388-4115 or 800-637-2247
Airport Manager Larry Anderson: 575-388-4554

Location
FAA Identifier: SVC
Lat/Long: 32-38-11.5690N / 108-09-22.9870W
32-38.192817N / 108-09.383117W
32.6365469 / -108.1563853
(estimated)
Elevation: 5446 ft. / 1659.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 12E (1980)
From city: 10 miles SE of SILVER CITY, NM
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -7 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 88043

Airport Operations
Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1942
Sectional chart: ALBUQUERQUE
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ALBUQUERQUE CENTER
FSS: ALBUQUERQUE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: SVC (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
ACTVT MIRL RY 08/26 & MALS RY 26 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Fire and rescue: ARFF index A

Airport Communications
CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 126.725 (575-388-5947)

APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY ALBUQUERQUE ARTCC ON FREQS 134.45/327.15 (ANIMAS RCAG).

 

 


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