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The Lake Charles Regional Airport began operation in 1961. LCH is a commercial air service and serves the air travel needs of the residents of Southwest Louisiana.


ADDRESS:
500 Airport Boulevard Suite 104
Lake Charles, LA 70607

Terminal Hours:
3am - Last Arrival


Airport Information

Overview

Elevation

14 ft (4.3 m) (Surveyed)

Location

5.00 mi S of Lake Charles

Attendance

Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week, 0500-2230

Beacon

Present (white-green)

Instrument Procedures

ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS

Runways

05/23 15/33
Longest paved runway: 6500 ft

Fees

Hangar

Operations

Airport Use

Open to the public

Activation Date

Nov-61

Selection Chart

HOUSTON

Control Tower

FAA

ARTCC

HOUSTON CENTER

FSS

DE RIDDER FLIGHT SERVICE STATION

NOTAMs facility

LCH (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance

0500-2230

Wind Indicator

lighted

Segmented Circle

yes

Lights

WHEN ACT CLSD ACTIVT MALSR RY 15

Beacon

white-green (lighted land airport)

Fire and rescue

ARFF index A

Airline Operations

PPR 8 HRS FOR UNSKED ACR OPNS; ARF

Communications

CTAF

120.7

UNICOM

122.95

WX AWOS-3

Phone 337-477-3371

Lake Charles Tower Ground

121.8 [0600-2200]

Lake Charles Tower

120.7 257.8 [0600-2200]

Lake Charles Approach

119.35 WEST 119.8 EAST 282.3 EAST 353.75 WEST [0600-2200]

Lake Charles Departure

119.35 WEST 119.8 EAST 282.3 EAST 353.75 WEST [0600-2200]

Clearance Delivery

126.25

EMERG

121.5 243.0

TRSA

119.8 EAST 282.3 EAST

TSRA IC

119.35 WEST 353.75 WEST

WX AWOS-3 at CWF (7nm NE)
WX AWOS-3PT at UXL (8nm W)

118.175 (337-558-5321)

APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 124.7/317.4 (LAKE CHARLES RCAG) WHEN APCH CTL CLOSED. LAKE CHARLES APCH CTL USES FREQ 119.75 FOR OFFSHORE HELICOPTER OPNS.

Nearby Radio Navigation Aids

VOR Radial/Distance
VOR Name
Freq
Var

LCHr254/6.2

LC VORTAC

113.4

07E

NBD Name
Hdg/Dist
Freq/Var
ID

SULPHUR

109/11.1

278 / 04E

AUR .-..- .-.

DE QUINCY

144/22.4

278 / 02E

DQU -.. --.- ..-

ORANGE

079/29.9

211 / 05E

ORG --- .-. --.

DE RIDDER

167/38.0

385 / 04E

DXB -. . -. .- -...

Airport Services

Fuel Available

100LL JET-A1+
For Fuel Call 337-478-7722

Parking

Hangars and Tiedowns

Airframe Service

Major

Powerplant Service

Major

Bottled Oxygen

NONE

Bulk Oxygen

NONE

FBO

Freeman Jet Center 337-478-7722

Runway Information

RUNWAY 15/33
Dimensions

6500x150ft. / 1981 x 46m.

Surface

concrete/grooved, in good condition
SOUTH 900 FT GRVD.

Weight Bearing Capacity
Single Wheel

100

Double Wheel

145

Double Tandem

260

Runway Edge Lights

High Intensity

Latitude

30-07.723258N

Longitude

093-13.675232W

Elevation

11.4 ft.

Traffic Pattern

right

Runway Heading

152 Magnetic, 155 True

Declared Distance

TORA:6500 TODA:6500 ASDA:6500 LDA:6500

Markings

Precision, in good condition

Visual Slope Indicator

4-light PAPI on left (3 degrees glide path)

RVR Equipment

Midfield

Approach Lights

MALSR: 1,400 ft. medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights

Touchdown Point

yes, no lights

Instrument Approach

ILS/DME

Obstruction

28 ft. pole, 1412 ft. from runway, 421 ft. left of centerline, 46:1 slope to clear

RUNWAY 5/33
Dimensions

5200x100ft. / 1585 x 30m.

Surface

asphalt, in good condition
SOUTH 900 FT GRVD.

Weight Bearing Capacity
Single Wheel

70

Double Wheel

90

Double Tandem

140

Runway Edge Lights

Medium Intensity

Latitude

30-07.709977N

Longitude

093-13.784682W

Elevation

10 ft.

Gradient

10%.

Traffic Pattern

left

Runway Heading

049 Magnetic, 052 True

Declared Distance

TORA:5200 TODA:5200 ASDA:5200 LDA:5200

Markings

non-precision, in fair condition

Visual Slope Indicator

4-light PAPI on left (3 degrees glide path)

Runway End Identifier Lights

yes

Touchdown Point

yes, no lights

Obstructions

65 ft. tree, 1620 ft. from runway, 455 ft. right of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership & Management from Official FAA Records

Ownership

Publicly-owned

Owner

Airport Authority of Airport District No. One Calcasieu Parish PO Box 5820
Lake Charles, LA 70606
Phone: 337-477-6051

Manager

HEATH ALLEN, EXEC. DIRECTOR 500 Airport Blvd. Suite 104
Lake Charles, LA 70607
Phone: 337-477-6051

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
This information is provided as a courtesy only.