Wiley Post VOR/DME - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member vulture1957
N 35° 31.975 W 097° 38.830
14S E 622646 N 3932985
Quick Description: VOR with DME for Wiley Post airport, northwest Oklahoma City, OK. Best viewing is from between the FAA building and the Runway Restaurant building, as the VOR is across the taxiway. 5915 Phillip J Rhoads Ave, Bethany, OK 73008
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 8/14/2020 1:06:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM12ZHG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob
Views: 4

Long Description:
35-31-58.595N 097-38-49.838W
In radio navigation, a VOR/DME is a radio beacon that combines a VHF omnidirectional range (VOR) with a distance measuring equipment (DME). The VOR allows the receiver to measure its bearing to or from the beacon, while the DME provides the slant distance between the receiver and the station.

This VOR has the ID of PWA, operates on 113.40 MHz, elevation is 1217, and operates 24/7.

Wiley Post Airport is one of three airports owned and operated by the City of Oklahoma City Department of Airports. Designated as a reliever for Will Rogers World Airport, Wiley Post functions as a lively center for corporate and business aviation. It has three runways: 17L/35R (150 ft x 7199 ft, Bituminous Concrete [grooved], Good Condition); 17R/35R (75 ft x 5002 ft, Asphalt or Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition); 13/31 (100 ft x 4214 ft, Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition.)

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NavAid Type: Radio Frequency

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