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Location

Latitude: 
35-19-01.9599N (35.317211)
Longitude: 
083-12-34.9337W (-83.209704)
Elevation: 
2857.0 feet MSL (871 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.2 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. SE of Sylva, North Carolina
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
09/1978
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
3857 feet (1176 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RDU
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  11
Ultralights:  1

Annual Operations (as of 05/09/2017)

Total Operations:  4450
Air Taxi:  150 3.4%
GA Local:  1600 36.0%
GA Itinerant:  2500 56.2%
Military Aircraft:  200 4.5%

Communications

CTAF:  123.000
Unicom:  123.000
AWOS-3PT:  118.9 (828-631-3389)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 134.8/379.95 (MT. OGELTHROPE RCAG).
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JIM ROWELL
401 GRINDSTAFF COVE RD, SUITE A-207
SYLVA, NC 28779
828-586-0321
JACKSON CO ARPT AUTHORITY
401 GRINDSTAFF COVE RD, SUITE A-207
SYLVA, NC 28779
828-631-2295

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 828

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Jackson County Airport Authority
  
Unicom 122.0 586-0321, -0539, 800-902-3082 100LL
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Raleigh(RDU)
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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IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 33 SE-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-2
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Sylva - Jackson County (24A) Airport Terminal Map

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24A Airport Sectional

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 24A

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
11.8 Macon County Airport
(1A5)
241 247 100LL, Jet A-1+
32.8 Western Carolina Regional Airport
(KRHP RHP)
257 263 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
33.4 Asheville Regional Airport
(AVL KAVL AVL)
77 84 100LL, Jet A
36.0 Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport
(GKT KGKT GKT)
334 340 100LL, Jet A
38.0 Hendersonville Airport
(0A7)
90 97 100LL
39.3 Pickens County Airport
(LQK KLQK LQK)
140 147 100LL, Jet A
41.8 Oconee County Regional Airport
(CEU KCEU CEU)
157 163 100LL, Jet A
43.7 Toccoa Rg Letourneau Field Airport
(TOC KTOC TOC)
185 191 100LL, Jet A+
47.6 Blairsville Airport
(KDZJ DZJ)
234 240 100LL, Jet A+
48.4 Mc Ghee Tyson Airport
(TYS KTYS TYS)
307 313 100LL, Jet A, Jet A++
50.5 Knoxville Downtown Island Airport
(KDKX DKX)
320 326 100LL, Jet A+
50.7 Greenville Downtown Airport
(GMU KGMU GMU)
123 130 100LL, Jet A
51.9 Habersham County Airport
(KAJR AJR)
199 205 100LL, Jet A-1+
52.4 Moore-Murrell Airport
(MOR KMOR MOR)
351 357 100LL, Jet A
52.9 Donaldson Field Airport
(GDC KGYH GYH)
129 136 100LL, Jet A
54.8 Greenville Spartanburg International Airport
(GSP KGSP GSP)
117 124 100LL, Jet A
55.2 Anderson Regional Airport
(AND KAND AND)
153 159 100LL, Jet A
56.2 Greeneville-Greene County Municipal Airport
(GCY KGCY GCY)
20 27 100LL, Jet A+
58.8 Monroe County Airport
(KMNV MNV)
283 288 100LL, Jet A-1+
62.7 Rutherford Co - Marchman Field Airport
(KFQD FQD)
83 90 100LL, Jet A-1+

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Jackson County Airport Ratings

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Business Centers
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Public Telephones
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Restrooms
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Runways

24A Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 15/33 is 3210 ft (978 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

24A Airport Runway Details



Runway 15/33  3003 ft x 50 ft (915 m x 15 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt/G -
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: 
2857 2808
Latitude: 
35.3207 35.3142
Longitude: 
-83.213 -83.2068
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
142 216
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: 
2857 2808
Displaced Threshold: 
0 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

Remarks

A110-4 MTN HAZARD BCN LGTS LOCATED ON MTN RANGE APPROX 1.7 MILES SSW OF ARPT - LGTS OPERATION UNRELIABLE.
A110-5 RY 15 300 FT DROPOFF 300 FT FM THLD BOTH SIDES AND 90 FT LEFT/RIGHT OF CNTRLN ALONG RUNWAY.
A110-6 RY 33 300 FT DROPOFF 200 FT FM THLD 50 FT LEFT OF CNTRLN.
A110-7 RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN ALL QUADRANTS.
A43-15 PAPI UNUSBL BYN 8 DEG LEFT OF CENTERLINE
A57-33 DSPLD THLD SLOPE 24:1 .
A58-15 DUE TO 13 FT BUSHES LOCATED 0-200 FT FM RUNWAY END OFFSET FM CNTRLN 79 FT RIGHT AND OFFSET FM CNTRLN 120 FT LEFT
A70 FUEL 24 HOUR CREDIT CARD SVC AVBL.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 15/33; PAPI RY 15/33 AND REIL RY 15/33 - CTAF.
E40-33 NW

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A-1+
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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