• Location

    Latitude: 
    36-53-41.5000N (36.894861)
    Longitude: 
    081-20-59.8000W (-81.349944)
    Elevation: 
    2558.2 feet MSL (780 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    7.7 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    9 N.M. NE of Marion/Wytheville, Virginia
    Found On: 
    Cincinnati Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AEA
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    09/1958
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    NOV-MAY/MON-SAT/0800-1700
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZTL (Atlanta)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    3558 feet (1084 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    MKJ
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  14
    Multi Engine:  1

    Annual Operations (as of 07/31/2016)

    Total Operations:  10882
    GA Local:  3286 30.2%
    GA Itinerant:  7394 67.9%
    Military Aircraft:  202 1.9%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.700
    Unicom:  122.700
    AWOS-3:  123.875 (276-686-6420)

    • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 127.85/269.3 (TRI CITY RCAG).
       
  • Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    BRIAN BURKETT
    8223 LEE HIGHWAY
    RURAL RETREAT, VA 24368
    276-783-8805
    SMYTH WYTHE ARPT CMSN
    8223 LEE HIGHWAY
    RURAL RETREAT, VA 24368
    276-783-8805
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    Area Code: 540

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  • Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Leesburg(DCA)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
       
  • Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

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    APD - Airport Diagram
    DP - Departure Procedure Charts
    HOT - Hot Spots
    IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP LOC RWY 26 NE-3
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 26 NE-3
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NE-3
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NE-3
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  • Maps

    Marion/Wytheville - Mountain Empire (KMKJ) Airport Terminal Map

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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KMKJ

    Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
  • Nearby Airports with Fuel

    Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
    25.0 Mercer County Airport
    (BLF KBLF BLF)
    15 23 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    27.9 Ashe County Airport
    (KGEV GEV)
    186 194 100LL, Jet A-1+
    35.1 Virginia Highlands Airport
    (VJI KVJI VJI)
    249 256 100LL, Jet A
    35.3 New River Valley Airport
    (PSK KPSK PSK)
    65 73 100LL, Jet A+
    36.6 Johnson County Airport
    (6A4)
    218 225 100LL, Jet A+
    42.1 Wilkes County Airport
    (IKB KUKF UKF)
    163 171 100LL, Jet A-1+
    43.5 Kee Field Airport
    (I16)
    346 354 100LL
    45.8 Elkin Municipal Airport
    (KZEF ZEF)
    143 151 100LL, Jet A-1+
    46.4 Mount Airy/Surry County Airport
    (KMWK MWK)
    124 132 100LL, Jet A-1+
    48.9 Virginia Tech/Montgomery Executive Airport
    (BCB KBCB BCB)
    67 75 100LL, Jet A+
    54.6 Raleigh County Memorial Airport
    (BKW KBKW BKW)
    11 19 100LL, Jet A
    56.1 Johnson City Airport
    (0A4)
    235 242 100LL
    56.8 Tri-Cities Airport
    (TRI KTRI TRI)
    243 250 100LL, Jet A
    65.0 Avery County/Morrison Field/ Airport
    (7A8)
    208 215 100LL, Jet A-1+
    65.7 Foothills Regional Airport
    (MRN KMRN MRN)
    191 198 100LL, Jet A-1+
    68.0 Meadow Brook Field Airport
    (N63)
    121 129 100LL
    68.0 Sugar Valley Airport
    (5NC2)
    143 151 100LL
    69.2 Hickory Regional Airport
    (HKY KHKY HKY)
    181 189 100LL, Jet A
    70.4 Statesville Regional Airport
    (SVH KSVH SVH)
    164 172 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    70.7 Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional/Woodrum Field Airport
    (ROA KROA ROA)
    68 77 100LL, Jet A
  • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KROA NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of KROA

    NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
    NM
    Include:
  • Ratings & Reviews

    Mountain Empire Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Mountain Empire Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

  • Remarks

    A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
    A110-1 TAKEOFFS RY 34 & LANDINGS RY 16 NOT AUTHORIZED AT NIGHT NOR DURING IFR CONDITIONS DUE TO TERRAIN.
    A110-3 TSNT PILOTS CTC FBO UNICOM FREQ 122.95 FOR ACFT PARKING & ESCORT.
    A110-4 LARGE FLOCKS OF BIRDS INVOF ARPT.
    A110-5 TWY T CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN GREATER THAN 118 FT.
    A110-6 COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -9C.
    A110-7 FOR OPNL CONCERNS, CTC ATCT AT 540-563-1307.
    A110-8 TKOF AND LNDG PERFORMANCE ASSESSMENT/RWY COND ASSESSMENT MATRIX NOT MNTD 0100 TO 0500 HRS LOCAL TIME EACH DAY.
    A43-34 VGSI AND GLIDEPATH NOT COINCIDENT.
    E60-34 ENGINEERED MATERIALS ARRESTING SYSTEM (EMAS) 299 FT IN LENGTH BY 169 FT IN WIDTH LCTD AT DER 34.

  • Runways

    KMKJ Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 06/24 is 6800 ft (2073 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 06, 34

    KMKJ Airport Runway Details

    Runway 06/24  6800 ft x 150 ft (2073 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 08/03/2009
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  76 /F/B/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  150.
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  200.
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  310.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 06

    Runway 24

    Elevation: 
    1152 1151
    Latitude: 
    37-19-20.0480N 37-20-03.5068N
    Longitude: 
    079-59-02.3976W 079-57-58.1710W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    49 229
    ILS Type: 
    LDA/DME
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    58 58
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 1155
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 790
    Threshold Latitude: 
    37-19-58.4557N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    079-58-05.6377W
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    6800 6800
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    6800 6800
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    6800 6800
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    6800 6010

    Runway 16/34  5810 ft x 150 ft (1771 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 08/03/2009
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  54 /F/A/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  150.
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  200.
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  310.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 16

    Runway 34

    Elevation: 
    1166 1143
    Latitude: 
    37-19-44.2433N 37-18-55.5745N
    Longitude: 
    079-58-52.0539W 079-58-13.8572W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    148 328
    ILS Type: 
    ILS
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Precision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    EMAS
    Object at End: 
    TOWER
    Object Height: 
    0 837
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Lighted
    Distance from End: 
    0 26070
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    56
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    5810 5810
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    5810 5810
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    5810 5810
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    5810 5810

    Runway 06/24  6800 ft x 150 ft (2073 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 06

    Runway 24

    Elevation: 
    1152 1155
    Latitude: 
    37.3222 37.3343
    Longitude: 
    -79.984 -79.9662
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    50 230
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    1152 1155
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 790
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

    Runway 15/33  5810 ft x 150 ft (1771 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 15

    Runway 33

    Elevation: 
    1165 1142
    Latitude: 
    37.329 37.3154
    Longitude: 
    -79.9811 -79.9705
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    148 328
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    Object Height: 
    0 0
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 0
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    1165 1142
    Displaced Threshold: 
    500 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    0 0
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    0 0
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    0 0
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    0 0

  • Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    High Pressure / Low Pressure
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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