2017 NCAA Final Four
April 1 & 3, 2017
University of Phoenix Stadium
2017 Final Four - The Road Ends Here
Glendale Municipal Airport welcomes all visitors and aircrews traveling to Arizona for the Final Four Championship.
We would like to let all flight planners and aircrew members be aware of a few details for operating to and from Glendale Municipal Airport from March 31st through April 4th. Due to our proximity of the stadium to our Airport we are expecting a high volume of air traffic.
1. The FAA has created the following procedure:
NCAA FINAL FOUR ARRIVAL, AND DEPARTURE RESERVATIONS
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (GEU)
EFFECTIVE 1703311300 UTC UNTIL 1704042359 UTC
DUE TO THE HIGH VOLUME OF AIR TRAFFIC TO AND FROM THE PHOENIX METROPOLITAN AREA A RESERVATION WILL BE REQUIRED FOR IFR ARRIVALS AND DEPARTURES TO AND FROM GEU FOR THE DATES AND TIMES LISTED BELOW:
1703311300 UTC UNTIL 1704010330 UTC FRIDAY
1704011300 UTC UNTIL 1704020800 UTC SAT*
1704021300 UTC UNTIL 1704030200 UTC SUN
1704031300 UTC UNTIL 1704040900 UTC MON*
1704041300 UTC UNTIL 1704042359 UTC TUES
FOR ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE RESERVATIONS AT GEU CONTACT GLENDALE AERO
SERVICES AT 623.877.3333 OR WWW.GAS-AZ.COM
WHEN YOU MAKE YOUR RESERVATION YOU WILL RECEIVE A RESERVATION NUMBER.
ENTER THIS NUMBER IN THE REMARKS SECTION OF YOUR FLIGHT PLAN AND USE THE RESERVATION TIME AS YOUR PROPOSED TIME WHEN YOU FILE YOUR IFR FLIGHT PLAN.
IF DEPARTING IFR AFTER GEU TOWER CLOSES CONTACT LUKE RAPCON AT 623.856.7361.
Exert from FAA procedure page 513, https://www.faa.gov/air_traffic/publications/notices/media/03-02-17_ntap.pdf
Additional local informational:
GEU TRANSIENT AIRCRAFT PARKING CLOSED EXCEPT BY PRIOR PERMISSION.
TUESDAY, MARCH 28 6:00 AM LOCAL UNTIL TUESDAY, APRIL 4 AT 12:00 PM LOCAL.
UTC: 1300 UTC TUESDAY, MARCH 28 THROUGH 1900 UTC TUESDAY, APRIL 4.
ALL GAME RELATED TRANSIENT TRAFFIC CALL GLENDALE AERO SERVICES @ 623-877-3333
Other transient traffic contact airport operations at 623-930-4742 or airport administrative office at 623-930-2188.
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GLENDALE MUNICIPAL AIRPORT
30TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
November 5, 2016
Nearly 600 people were on hand to help Glendale Municipal Airport celebrated its 30th anniversary with an Open House and the first ever “Wings and Sneakers” 5K Airstrip Run and Kids Dash. View photo album below!.