Marfa Municipal Airport -- Marfa, TX

Marfa Gliders

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 516
Marfa, TX 79843
Contact: Burt Compton
Phone: (432) 386-5505
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Marfa, Texas, is a National Landmark of Soaring and the venue of the 1969 film "Sun Ship Game". Located on a grassy plateau 5,000' above sea level near the scenic Davis Mountains and Big Bend National Park. Aerotows with advance notice. Rides, instruction or checkrides with Burt Compton by appointment.

Days Open: By Appt

Months Open: All Year

Aircraft: (1) Schleicher ASK-21

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Motorglider Instruction:No
ABC Training:Yes
FAA Examiner Available:Yes
Members Only:No
Commercial Operation:Yes
Camping Within 2 Miles:No