• Location

    Latitude: 
    33-59-42.0920N (33.995026)
    Longitude: 
    080-21-40.7840W (-80.361329)
    Elevation: 
    182.1 feet MSL (56 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    7.9 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    4 N.M. N of Sumter, South Carolina
    Found On: 
    Charlotte Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    02/1957
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/0800-1800
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZJX (Jacksonville)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1182 feet (360 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    AND
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  23
    Multi Engine:  10
    Jet Engine:  5
    GA Helicopters:  1

    Annual Operations (as of 12/11/2017)

    Total Operations:  12100
    Air Taxi:  353 2.9%
    GA Local:  7260 60.0%
    GA Itinerant:  4387 36.3%
    Military Aircraft:  100 0.8%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.700
    Unicom:  122.700
    Approach:  SHAW
    125.4
    JAX ARTCC
    Departure:  SHAW
    125.4
    JAX ARTCC
    AWOS-3:  118.075 (803-469-6750)

    • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY JACKSONVILLE ARTCC ON FREQS 124.7/269.55 (COLUMBIA RCAG) WHEN SHAW APCH CTL CLSD.
       
  • Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    JEREMY BAUER
    800 WINDROW DR..
    SUMTER, SC 29153
    803-469-4639
    COUNTY OF SUMTER
    13 EAST CANAL STREET
    SUMTER, SC 29150
    (803) 469-4639
  • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 803

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
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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.

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    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
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 23 SE-2
    IAP NDB RWY 23 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
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  • Maps

    Sumter - Sumter (SUM) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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    SUM Airport Diagram


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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near SUM

    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
    20.0 Woodward Field Airport
    (CDN KCDN CDN)
    329 337 100LL, Jet A
    23.4 Huggins Memorial Airport
    (58J)
    68 76 100LL
    25.6 Santee Cooper Regional Airport
    (KMNI MNI)
    162 170 100LL
    27.3 Hartsville Regional Airport
    (HVS KHVS HVS)
    26 34 100LL, Jet A
    27.6 Branhams Airport
    (6J7)
    51 59 100LL
    30.7 Lake City Municipal CJ Evans Field Airport
    (51J)
    105 113 100LL
    31.6 Jim Hamilton L B Owens Airport
    (CUB KCUB CUB)
    267 275 100LL, Jet A
    33.7 Florence Regional Airport
    (FLO KFLO FLO)
    69 77 100LL, Jet A
    35.9 Darlington County Airport
    (KUDG UDG)
    40 48 100LL, Jet A
    37.9 Columbia Metropolitan Airport
    (CAE KCAE CAE)
    265 272 100LL, Jet A
    40.7 Orangeburg Municipal Airport
    (OGB KOGB OGB)
    217 225 100LL, Jet A
    41.8 Fairfield County Airport
    (KFDW FDW)
    297 305 100LL, Jet A
    43.7 Kirk Air Base Airport
    (T73)
    338 346 100LL
    45.7 Lexington County At Pelion Airport
    (6J0)
    254 261 100LL
    47.5 Cheraw Municipal/Lynch Bellinger Field Airport
    (HCW KCQW CQW)
    24 32 100LL, Jet A
    48.8 Marlboro County Jetport - H E Avent Field Airport
    (BTN KBBP BBP)
    39 47 100LL, Jet A
    50.0 Lancaster County-Mc Whirter Field Airport
    (KLKR LKR)
    330 338 100LL, Jet A
    51.2 Berkeley County Airport
    (KMKS MKS)
    161 169 100LL, Jet A
    52.2 Marion County Airport
    (KMAO MAO)
    77 86 100LL, Jet A
    53.1 Clio Crop Care Airport
    (9W9)
    49 58 100LL, Mogas
  • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL SMS NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of SMS

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

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

    Sumter Airport Ratings

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

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

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

    Public Telephones
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Baggage Handling
    • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Parking Pricing
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

  • Remarks

    A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
    A110-1 RY 23 100 FT R OF CNTRLN HGR & OFFICE AREA & TANKS 100 FT L 0 FT FM THLD & CONCRETE BLDG 125 FT R 0-100 FT FM THLD.
    E111 VFR USE ONLY.

  • Runways

    SUM Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 05/23 is 2598 ft (792 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    SUM Airport Runway Details

    Runway 05/23  2598 ft x 125 ft (792 m x 38 m)
    Runway Length Source:  NGS as of 01/10/2002
    Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  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: 
    192 192
    Latitude: 
    34-33-31.9171N 34-33-50.3477N
    Longitude: 
    079-32-27.9296W 079-32-06.2804W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    None None
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREE TREE
    Object Height: 
    50 50
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    200 500
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    80 ft. right of centerline 50 ft. left 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 05/23  2598 ft x 125 ft (792 m x 38 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/G -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  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: 
    192 192
    Latitude: 
    34.5589 34.564
    Longitude: 
    -79.5411 -79.5351
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    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: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    192 192
    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: 
    100LL, Mogas
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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