Stagefield: VINH LONG
Army Map Service Coordinates: NM629215
Telephone Number: None
Field Elevation: 1220 ft
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 1700 ft
Radio Call: Vinh Long
Frequencies: 245.7 - 141.30
2 Autorotation Lanes: 1600' x 50'
4 Approach Lanes: with 4 pads per lane 30' x 30'
No fixed lighting
Electricity: ONAN Portable Generator, 10KW
Windsocks: 2; 1 each in NE and SW corner
Permanent Control Tower: Air conditioned, light gun
Radios Available in Tower:
2 ARC - 60 (UHF), 1 ARC - 524 (VHF)
All weather access road
Ready Room: Not air conditioned, no water available at site, temporary latrine, 6 tables with chairs
Distance from Fort Wolters: Air 15.9 NM; Ground 23.0 SM
Restricted Areas: None
a. Use caution when performing autorotations on Lane 5 due to an uneven elevation.
b. Use caution when hovering between lanes due to large rocks, tall weeds and uneven terrain.