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Charleston AFB/International Airport

IATA: CHS

ICAO: KCHS

FAA: CHS

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CHS Airport Location

Latitude: 
32-53-55.1000N (32.898639)
Longitude: 
080-02-25.9000W (-80.040528)
Elevation: 
46.0 feet MSL (14 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.9 W (as of October 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
9 N.M. NW of Charleston, South Carolina
Found On: 
Charlotte Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

CHS Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 15/33 is 9001 ft (2744 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 15, 33

CHS Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1046 feet (319 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
Yes
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 01/2006

CHS Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure
Fuel Available: 
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Avionics
Charter Service
Aircraft Sales

CHS Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Air Force owned: 
PAUL CAMPBELL
5500 INTL BLVD
CHARLESTON, SC 29418
843-761-7000
USAF
JOINT BASE CHARLESTON
CHARLESTON AFB, SC 29404
843-761-7012

CHS Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Anderson(AND)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
12.0 Charleston Executive Airport
(KJZI JZI)
170 178 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
13.0 Mt Pleasant Regional-Faison Field Airport
(KLRO LRO)
90 98 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
15.6 Summerville Airport
(KDYB DYB)
309 317 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
17.2 Berkeley County Airport
(KMKS MKS)
0 8 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
30.3 Lowcountry Regional Airport
(RBW KRBW RBW)
272 280 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.9 Beaufort County Airport
(KARW ARW)
225 232 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.2 Santee Cooper Regional Airport
(KMNI MNI)
348 356 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
43.9 Georgetown County Airport
(GGE KGGE GGE)
55 63 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.3 Hilton Head Airport
(HHH KHXD HXD)
219 226 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.0 Orangeburg Municipal Airport
(OGB KOGB OGB)
309 316 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.8 Ridgeland-Claude Dean Airport
(3J1)
243 250 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
58.9 Lake City Municipal CJ Evans Field Airport
(51J)
13 21 100LL
58.9 Bamberg County Airport
(99N)
294 301 100LL
62.2 Allendale County Airport
(KAQX AQX)
275 282 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
72.3 Conway-Horry County Airport
(KHYW HYW)
39 48 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
74.5 Huggins Memorial Airport
(58J)
4 12 100LL
74.8 Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
(SAV KSAV SAV)
232 239 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
78.8 Florence Regional Airport
(FLO KFLO FLO)
11 19 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
80.0 Plantation Arpk Airport
(KJYL JYL)
259 266 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
80.1 Jim Hamilton L B Owens Airport
(CUB KCUB CUB)
323 330 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from CHS Airport Price
yes Radisson Charleston Airport 1.2 99.00 USD
yes Aloft Charleston Airport & Convention Center 1.9 79.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Charleston Airport & Conv Ctr 2.0 99.00 USD
no Crowne Plaza Charleston 2.2 90.00 USD
yes Fairfield Inn And Suites Charleston Airport 2.3 119.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Airport 2.3 98.77 USD
yes North Charleston Inn 2.4 52.00 USD
yes Homestead Charleston - Airport - North Charleston 2.4 75.00 USD
yes Staybridge Suites North Charleston 2.4 116.45 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Charleston Coliseum 2.4 95.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Airport Inn & Suites 2.4 64.00 USD
yes Motel 6 Charleston North 2.5 45.99 USD
yes Hyatt Place North Charleston 2.5 109.00 USD
yes Extended Stay America Charleston - Airport - North Charleston 2.5 60.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Coliseum 2.5 60.00 USD
yes Embassy Suites Hotel Airport-Convention Ctr North Charleston 2.5 101.99 USD
yes Country Hearth Inn Charleston 2.5 59.99 USD
yes Sheraton Charleston Airport Hotel 2.6 79.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Charleston 2.6 59.00 USD
yes Quality Inn North Charleston 2.6 72.99 USD
no Country Inn & Suites Charleston North 2.6 99.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Charleston-North 2.6 80.10 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Charleston - North 2.6 76.00 USD
yes Comfort Suites North Charleston 2.6 90.00 USD
yes Days Inn Charleston Airport 2.6 57.95 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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