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Blue Grass Airport

IATA: LEX

ICAO: KLEX

FAA: LEX

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LEX Airport Location

Latitude: 
38-02-12.3000N (38.036750)
Longitude: 
084-36-31.1000W (-84.608639)
Elevation: 
979.3 feet MSL (298 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
5.6 W (as of July 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. W of Lexington, Kentucky
Found On: 
Cincinnati Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

LEX Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 04/22 is 7004 ft (2135 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 04, 22

LEX Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1979 feet (603 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: B
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

LEX Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
High Pressure
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Air Freight Services
Air Ambulance Services
Avionics
Cargo Handling Services
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental
Aircraft Sales

LEX Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ERIC J. FRANKL, A.A.E.
4000 TERMINAL DRIVE, SUITE 206
LEXINGTON, KY 40510
859-425-3100
LEXINGTON-FAYETTE CO ARPT BRD
4000 TERMINAL DRIVE, SUITE 206
LEXINGTON, KY 40510
859-425-3100

LEX Airport Flight Service Stations

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

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14.4 Georgetown Scott County - Marshall Field Airport
(27K)
34 40 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
16.5 Capital City Airport
(FFT KFFT FFT)
301 306 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
27.6 Central Kentucky Regional Airport
(RGA)
151 157 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
28.6 Stuart Powell Field Airport
(KDVK DVK)
195 200 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
29.8 Mount Sterling-Montgomery County Airport
(KIOB IOB)
87 93 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
37.8 Stanton Airport
(I50)
107 113 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
50.8 Fleming-Mason Airport
(KFGX FGX)
53 59 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
51.1 Bowman Field Airport
(LOU KLOU LOU)
283 288 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.6 Taylor County Airport
(KAAS AAS)
219 224 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.9 Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport
(SDF KSDF SDF)
279 284 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
56.8 Clark Regional Airport
(KJVY JVY)
290 295 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.0 Lake Cumberland Regional Airport
(SME KSME SME)
180 185 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
59.2 Madison Municipal Airport
(MDN KIMS IMS)
317 322 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
60.8 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
(CVG KCVG CVG)
357 363 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
62.3 London-Corbin Airport-Magee Field Airport
(LOZ KLOZ LOZ)
155 161 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
64.6 Cincinnati Municipal Airport Lunken Field Airport
(LUK KLUK LUK)
7 13 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
65.2 Clermont County Airport
(I69)
16 22 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
65.8 Addington Field Airport
(EKX KEKX EKX)
251 256 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
73.8 Cincinnati West Airport
(I67)
354 360 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
74.9 Wendell H Ford Airport
(KCPF CPF)
120 127 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from LEX Airport Price
yes Americas Best Value Inn 1.8 59.99 USD
yes Comfort Suites Lexington 3.2 109.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Lexington Keeneland/Airport 3.3 129.99 USD
no Courtyard Lexington Keeneland/Airport 3.3 88.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Lexington-South 3.3 92.65 USD
no Fairfield Inn Lexington Keeneland Airport 3.3 99.99 USD
yes Crowne Plaza Campbell House 4.6 86.49 USD
no The Inn On Broadway 4.7 0.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington Northeast 4.7 91.20 USD
no Homewood Suites By Hilton 5.0 96.90 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-Downtown/University 5.2 98.95 USD
no Springhill Suites Lexington Near The University Of Kentucky 5.2 99.00 USD
no University Inn 5.4 99.00 USD
yes Hilton Lexington Suites 5.5 118.15 USD
yes Red Roof Inn - Lexington South 5.7 56.99 USD
yes Extended Stay America Lexington - Nicholasville Road 5.7 63.00 USD
no Hyatt Regency Lexington 5.9 129.00
yes Hilton Lexington Downtown 5.9 118.15 USD
no Lyndon House B&b 6.5 169.00 USD
yes Candlewood Suites Lexington 6.6 90.00 USD
no Quality Inn Northwest 6.7 52.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Lexington 6.7 104.00 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Lexington North 6.9 79.00 USD
yes Extended Stay America Lexington - Tates Creek 7.2 68.00 USD
yes Griffin Gate Marriott Resort 7.6 134.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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