• 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 May 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
  • Airport 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
    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 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

    There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

    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
    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

    Greenville - Donaldson Field (GDC) Airport Terminal Map

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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • 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

    List ALL GYH NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of GYH

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

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

    Donaldson Field Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Donaldson Field Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 0.0/5 (0 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)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

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

  • Remarks

    A110-2 LOW LYING FOG ON AIRFIELD DURING RAINY COOL WEATHER.
    A110-3 NUMEROUS OBSTNS IN APCH & PRIM SFCS.
    A110-4 HIGH TERRIAN ALL QUADRANTS.
    A110-5 HANGERS ARE SPACED CLOSER THAN NORMAL; SLOWER TAXI SPEEDS REQUIRED.
    A110-6 DEER ON AND IN VICINITY OF ARPT.
    A110-7 ARPT CLOSED AT NIGHT TO IN-TRANSIT TRAFFIC.
    A13 FRANK ROUTH - SECRETARY/TREASURER
    A33-10/28 RY SUBJECT TO FLOODING AFT VERY HEAVY RAINS ON EAST END.
    A75 HANGAR IF AVAILABLE.
    A81-APT RDO-CTL FOR BASED AIRCRAFT ONLY.
    A81-BCN RDO-CTL FOR BASED AIRCRAFT ONLY.
    E111 IN EXISTENCE IN 1952.

  • Runways

    GDC Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 10/28 is 3340 ft (1018 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    GDC Airport Runway Details

    Runway 10/28  3340 ft x 180 ft (1018 m x 55 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Low 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 10

    Runway 28

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES TREES
    Object Height: 
    123 58
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    1320 144
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    30 ft. right of centerline 122 ft. right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    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

    Runway 10/28  3340 ft x 180 ft (1018 m x 55 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/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 10

    Runway 28

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 275
    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: 
    0 0
    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

  • 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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