Vung Tau Stagefield

U.S. Army Photo - Private Collection

Stagefield: VUNG TAU

Latitude/Longitude:3241'54"N 980'22"W

Army Map Service Coordinates: NM903172

Telephone Number: None

Field Elevation: 850 ft

Traffic Pattern Altitude: 1400 ft

Radio Call: Vung Tau

Frequencies: 148.80



2 Autorotation Lanes: 1600' x 40' each (lighted)

4 Approach Lanes: 4 pads per lane - 30' x 30' (lighted)

1 Refueling Lane (lighted)

Fixed lighting


Windsocks: 2 - 1 each in SE and NW corners (lighted)


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


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


All weather access road


Distance from Fort Wolters : Air 7.0 NM, Ground 15.0 SM


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


Restricted Areas: None

Remarks: Located in Downing "Triangle"; maximum altitude outside of traffic pattern is 1500' MSL




Present Day Aerial View