Bien Hoa Stagefield

U.S. Army Photo - Private Collection

Stagefield: BIEN HOA

Latitude/Longitude:3248'53"N 9817'46"W

Army Map Service Coordinates: NM659306

Telephone Number: None

Field Elevation: 1060 ft

Traffic Pattern Altitude: 1600 ft

Radio Call: Bien Hoa

Frequencies: 229.6 - 148.65



2 Autorotation Lanes, 1600' x 50'

4 Approach pads - 30' x 30'

1 Refueling lane

1 Slope pad (Experimental)


Windsocks: 4; 1 each in corner


Permanent Control Tower: Air conditioned, light gun


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 latrine


All weather access road


Distance from Fort Wolters: Air 12.5 NM; Ground 26.3 SM


Restricted Areas: Ranch house East of field NM 688302 flying prohibited within 1000 meters.


Remarks: Use caution when using autorotation lane in East traffic due to uneven elevation.




Present Day Aerial View