Flight Operations To Fort Worth, Texas


Flight Operations to Fort Worth, Texas

Michael Prather | - 01/23/2017
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Flight Operations to Fort Worth, Texas: Here are the details and operational information for the three airports serving Fort Worth and the Greater Dallas area.   

Fort Worth Meacham International Airport
  • ICAO code: KFTW
  • IATA code: FTW
  • Latitude/ longitude: N32-49.2/W097-21.7
  • Elevation: 710 ft.
  • Magnetic variation: 08E
  • Fuel types: Jet / Avgas
Fort Worth Alliance
  • ICAO code: KAFW
  • IATA code: AFW
  • Latitude/ longitude: N32-49.2/W097-21.7
  • Elevation: 722 ft.
  • Magnetic variation: 04E
  • Fuel types: Jet / Avgas

Note: This is the best airport for business aviation, although parking restrictions are likely close to the event as space can be extremely limited.

Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport
  • ICAO code: KDFW
  • IATA code: DFW
  • Latitude/ longitude: N32-53.8/W097-02.3
  • Elevation: 607 ft.
  • Magnetic variation: 04E
  • Fuel types: Jet / Avgas

Note: This airport is not designed for GA traffic so services are limited. It is the International and regional hub for American Airlines.

Operational Information
  • Overflight and landing permits are not required for private and non-scheduled flights
  • However, all foreign registered aircraft should check TSA Waiver requirements
  • Check with your flight support provider for fuel availability at these airports

Hotels near KFTW:

  • Holiday Inn Fort Worth North – Fossil Creek
  • La Quinta Inn and Suites Fort Worth North
  • Hilton Garden Inn Fort Worth/Fossil Creek
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Fort Worth/Fossil Creek
  • Courtyard Fort Worth Fossil Creek
  • Homewood Suites Fort Worth North @ Fossil Creek

Hotels near KAFW:

  • Hampton Inn & Suites N. Ft. Worth-Alliance Airport
  • Residence Inn Fort Worth Alliance Airport
  • Hilton Garden Inn Fort Worth Alliance Airport
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Marriott Hotel & Golf Club at Champions Circle
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Fort Worth North-Northlake

Hotels near KDFW:

  • Hyatt Regency DFW (on airport)
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Airport Marriott
  • The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas-DFW
  • Sheraton DFW Airport Hotel
  • All major car rentals are available at the major airports and throughout the city
  • Limousine services are available
  • Fort Worth has a bus network throughout town
  • Fort Worth has a rail service operating between downtown Fort Worth and downtown Dallas

For support with your Flight Operations to Fort Worth, contact hou@uas.aero