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Lajitas Airport is a privately owned airport for the use of the resort’s guests and property owners. The runway has full 100LL and Jet A fuel, complimentary tie town services and offers transportation to the resort. The 6,017’ Lajitas Airport runway and airport complex is designed to accommodate a wide range of aircraft, giving guests the flexibility to fly in on virtually any sized aircraft.

Landing reservations for Lajitas Airport must be made at least 72 hours in advance of your arrival. Please call the Lajitas hotel front desk at (432) 424-3544 to arrange your arrival and ground transportation. The Brewster County Sheriff barracks is located on the Lajitas Airport property, so your aircraft is safe and tucked away while you enjoy your vacation at our golf resort.

Due to the mountainous terrain, we are a daylight VFR airport. Maximum landing weight 50,000 lbs.

Open year round
Terminal phone

Airport Manager
Robert Farrell

FAA Identifier: 89TE Lajitas Airport

Lat/Long 29°16'37'N 103°41'34'W
Elevation: 2630 ft. / 801.6 m
Variation: 09E (2000)
Variation: 4 miles East of Lajitas, Texas

Variation: 14 miles West of Terlingua, Texas
Surface: asphalt
Surface: asphalt in fair condition
Dimensions: 6,017 x 100 ft. / 2087 x 30 m

Time zone: UTC-6 (UTC-5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Unicom Frequency: 122.9 (not monitored)


FAA Identifier: 89TE
Lat/Long 29°16'37'N 103°41'34'W (estimated)
Elevation: 2630 ft. / 801.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 09E (2000)
From city: 4 miles E of Lajitas, Texas
Time zone: UTC-6 (UTC-5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 79852

Airport Operations

Airport use: private use
Permission required prior to landing
Activation date: 10/2001
Sectional chart: El Paso
Control tower: no
ARTCC: Albuquerque Center
FSS: San Angelo Flight Service Station
Attendance: 0800-1700

For service call: (432) 424-5000
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Lights: RDO-CTL
ACTVT MIRL RY 07/25 - 122.9
Landing fee: yes

Runway Information

Runway 7/25
Dimensions: 6,017 x 100 ft. / 2087 x 30 m
Runway Lights
Surface: asphalt
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway 7 Runway 25
Traffic pattern: left left
Additional remarks: no touch and go landings

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 89TE.
Some nearby airports with instrument proceduces:

  • E38 - Alpine-Casparis Municipal Airport (66 nm N)
  • KMRF - Marfa Municipal Airport (68 nm N)

Ramp Fees (Includes Tarmac Parking)
Lajitas Property Owner or Member
Non Property Owner or Hotel Guest
Large Jet
Midsize Jet
Light Jet
Twin Turbo Prop
Single Turbo Prop
Twin Piston
Single Engine Piston
Open Hangar Fees
Twin Engine
$40 All planes
Single Engine
Car Parking Fees
Uncovered Parking
Optional Membership Plan for Golf Members
Annual Payment
Monthly Payment
Unlimited Landings with open hangar
Unlimited Landings with open hangar and
uncovered car parking in lot next to hangar