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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
34-45-29.9000N (34.758306)
Longitude: 
082-22-35.1000W (-82.376417)
Elevation: 
955.9 feet MSL (291 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.7 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
6 N.M. S of Greenville, South Carolina
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1943
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0600-1900
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1956 feet (596 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
GYH
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class IV
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Not Scheduled
Certification Date: 09/1985

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  25
Multi Engine:  8
Jet Engine:  1
GA Helicopters:  1
Military Aircraft:  10

Annual Operations (as of 10/31/2017)

Total Operations:  35675
Air Taxi:  10557 29.6%
GA Local:  9234 25.9%
GA Itinerant:  9127 25.6%
Military Aircraft:  6757 18.9%

Communications

CTAF:  133.325
Unicom:  122.700
Tower:  DONALDSON
133.325
269.25
Hrs: 0700-2100
Clearance Del.:  121.4
Ground:  121.4
Approach:  GREER
118.8
ATLANTA ARTCC
Departure:  GREER
118.8
ATLANTA ARTCC
AWOS-3:  127.325 (864-277-5674)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 135.35/263.125 (OWING RCAG) WHEN APCH CTL CLSD.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DANNY MOYD
2 EXCHANGE ST
GREENVILLE, SC 29605
864-277-3152
GREENVILLE CITY/COUNTY
2 EXCHANGE ST
GREENVILLE, SC 29605
(864) 918-8835

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 864

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Advantage Aviation
  
Unicom 122.7 277-8184, after hours call 470-0092, -0093, -0094 100LL, Jet A
Broadhead Aviation Maintenance, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.7 299-5084,422-1576
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/21/18 to 0901Z 07/19/18.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-2
DP BIMMR ONE (RNAV) SE-2
DP BWALL ONE (RNAV) SE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05 SE-2
IAP NDB RWY 05 SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 SE-2
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-2
STAR JUNNR TWO (RNAV) SE-2
STAR MCHLN ONE (RNAV) SE-2
STAR RCTOR ONE (RNAV) SE-2
STAR UNMAN THREE (RNAV) SE-2
STAR WORXS ONE (RNAV) SE-2
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Greenville - Donaldson Field (GDC) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF Weather

METAR

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near GDC

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
5.5 Greenville Downtown Airport
(GMU KGMU GMU)
13 20 100LL, Jet A
11.3 Greenville Spartanburg International Airport
(GSP KGSP GSP)
43 50 100LL, Jet A
16.4 Pickens County Airport
(LQK KLQK LQK)
280 287 100LL, Jet A
22.7 Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport
(SPA KSPA SPA)
65 72 100LL, Jet A
22.8 Anderson Regional Airport
(AND KAND AND)
226 232 100LL, Jet A
25.7 Oconee County Regional Airport
(CEU KCEU CEU)
258 264 100LL, Jet A
26.0 Laurens County Airport
(KLUX LUX)
125 132 100LL
33.1 Hendersonville Airport
(0A7)
355 362 100LL
36.5 Union County, Troy Shelton Field Airport
(USC 35A)
96 103 100LL
41.4 Asheville Regional Airport
(AVL KAVL AVL)
348 355 100LL, Jet A
45.3 Newberry County Airport
(KEOE EOE)
126 133 100LL
45.4 Elbert County-Patz Field Airport
(KEBA EBA)
208 214 100LL
45.7 Rutherford Co - Marchman Field Airport
(KFQD FQD)
28 35 100LL, Jet A-1+
46.5 Toccoa Rg Letourneau Field Airport
(TOC KTOC TOC)
257 263 100LL, Jet A+
48.4 Shelby-Cleveland County Regional Airport
(KEHO EHO)
51 58 100LL, Jet A-1+
52.9 Jackson County Airport
(24A)
309 315 100LL
57.6 Saluda County Airport
(6J4)
149 156 100LL
58.4 Macon County Airport
(1A5)
298 304 100LL, Jet A-1+
60.3 Habersham County Airport
(KAJR AJR)
255 261 100LL, Jet A-1+
60.5 Shiflet Field Airport
(9A9)
17 24 80, 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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Ratings & Reviews

Donaldson Field Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Donaldson Field Airport
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Wireless Internet Access
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
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Children Play Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Geographic Location
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Security Lines
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Parking Pricing
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Taxis
  • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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Runways

GDC Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 05/23 is 8000 ft (2438 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05

GDC Airport Runway Details



Runway 05/23  8000 ft x 150 ft (2438 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Concrete -
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 05

Runway 23

Elevation: 
955 918
Latitude: 
34.7499 34.7667
Longitude: 
-82.385 -82.3679
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
40 220
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: 
955 918
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

A110-1 LTD PRK, RAMP CLSD TO ALL TFC EXC MIL R/W ACFT WITH 24HR PPR. CTC ARNG OPS C803-299-5214. OPR 1230-2200Z++ MON-FRI, EXC HOL. LTD TRAN MAINT FOR CH47 AND UH72 ACFT ONLY.
A110-2 ARNG OPS PTD - 41.3 308.7 REMARKS: ARNG OPS C803-299-5214 (GREENVILLE OPS)
A110-3 TWY A CLSD TO WINGSPANS GTR THAN 79 FT WO PRIOR COORDINATION WITH ARPT MGMT.
A26 CLSD TO ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS EXCP 24 HR PPR CALL AMGR 864-277-3152.
A81-APT ACTVT HIRL RY 05/23, PAPI RYS 05 & 23, MALSR RY 05 - CTAF.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1958.

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
80, 100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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