Ben Cat Stagefield

 

U.S. Army Photo - Private Collection

Stagefield: BEN CAT

Latitude/Longitude: 3240'46"N 9837'48"W

Army Map Service Coordinates: NM347153

Telephone Number: None

Field Elevation: 1456 ft

Traffic Pattern Altitude: 2000 ft

Radio Call: Ben Cat

Frequencies: 245.5 - 141.40

 

GENERAL NOTES

4 Approach pads - 30' x 30'

2 Autorotation/Refueling Lanes 1400' x 40'

1 Slope training lane

 

Windsocks: 2; 1 each in NE and SW corner

 

Permanent Control Tower: Air conditioned, light gun, wind velocity and direction indicator

 

Radios Available in Tower:

2 ARC - 60 (UHF), 1 ARC - 524 (VHF)

 

Ready Room: 6 tables with chairs, no air conditioning, no water available at site, temporary latrines

 

Distance from Fort Wolters: Air 31.0 NM; Ground 43.0 SM

 

Restricted Areas: None

 

Hazards: None

 

Remarks: None

 

 

 

Present Day Aerial View