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FAA: NC53

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NC53 Heliport Location

Latitude: 
35-04-46.2900N (35.079525)
Longitude: 
084-01-45.0500W (-84.029181)
Elevation: 
1528.0 feet MSL (466 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
5.6 W (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. SE of Murphy, North Carolina
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

NC53 Heliport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: H1 is 150 ft (46 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

NC53 Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1630
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2528 feet (771 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

NC53 Heliport Services

Fees: 
No

NC53 Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
USFS DISTRICT RANGER
123WOODLAND DR
MURPHY, NC 28906
828-837-5152
US FOREST SERVICE
123WOODLAND DR
MURPHY, NC 28906
828-837-5152

NC53 Heliport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
10.7 Western Carolina Regional Airport
(KRHP RHP)
49 55 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
13.6 Blairsville Airport
(KDZJ DZJ)
173 179 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
31.1 Macon County Airport
(1A5)
73 79 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
32.4 Mcminn County Airport
(MMI KMMI MMI)
306 311 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
32.8 Monroe County Airport
(KMNV MNV)
328 333 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
41.9 Habersham County Airport
(KAJR AJR)
146 152 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
42.6 Jackson County Airport
(24A)
70 76 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
43.1 Pickens County Airport
(KJZP JZP)
209 214 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
43.8 Mc Ghee Tyson Airport
(TYS KTYS TYS)
2 8 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
46.4 Toccoa Rg Letourneau Field Airport
(TOC KTOC TOC)
128 134 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
46.6 Dalton Municipal Airport
(DNN KDNN DNN)
242 247 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
48.7 Collegedale Municipal Airport
(KFGU FGU)
267 272 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.4 Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport
(GVL KGVL GVL)
168 174 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
50.0 Cherokee County Airport
(KCNI CNI)
202 207 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
50.5 Mark Anton Airport
(2A0)
299 304 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
52.7 Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport
(GKT KGKT GKT)
27 33 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.6 Knoxville Downtown Island Airport
(KDKX DKX)
8 14 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.7 Lovell Field Airport
(CHA KCHA CHA)
267 272 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
58.4 Tom B David Field Airport
(KCZL CZL)
230 235 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
58.9 Jackson County Airport
(KJCA JCA)
156 162 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Where to Stay Near NC53 Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near NC53 Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from NC53 Airport Price
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Murphy 0.8 68.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Murphy 2.4 79.00 USD
yes Best Western Of Murphy 2.4 63.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Andrews 14.3 60.00 USD
no Best Western - Blairsville 14.4 65.99 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Blairsville 14.6 77.52 USD
no Best Western Milton Inn 14.6 59.00 USD
no The Lodge at Copperhead 15.3 105.00 USD
yes Ramada Lake Chatuge Lodge Of Hiawassee 16.8 59.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Hiawassee 17.7 73.00 USD
no Paradise Cabins, Resort & Spa - Bed And Breakfast 18.4 99.00 USD
yes Days Inn Blue Ridge 21.2 55.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn And Suites 22.1 79.00 USD
no Cabin Rentals of Georgia 22.4 190.00 USD
no Black Forest B&b And Luxury Cabins - Adults Only 30.9 165.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Helen 31.0 70.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Helen 31.1 84.15 USD
no Riverbend Motel & Cabins 31.2 54.95 USD
no Super 8 Helen Ga 31.2 44.00 USD
no Days Inn Helen 31.3 49.95 USD
no Country Inn And Suites By Carlson Helen 31.3 68.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Riverpark Inn & Conference Cntr Alpine Helen 31.4 62.10 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Helen 31.5 49.99 USD
yes 3 Palms Hotels And Resorts Helen Ga 31.5 0.00 USD
no Rodeway Inn Helen 31.7 40.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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