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Mc Ghee Tyson Airport

IATA: TYS

ICAO: KTYS

FAA: TYS

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TYS Airport Location

Latitude: 
35-48-33.7459N (35.809374)
Longitude: 
083-59-43.1572W (-83.995321)
Elevation: 
979.2 feet MSL (298 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
5.7 W (as of October 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
10 N.M. S of Knoxville, Tennessee
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

TYS Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 05L/23R is 9005 ft (2745 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05L, 23R, 23L

TYS Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
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: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

TYS Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Air Freight Services
Avionics
Cargo Handling Services
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental
Aircraft Sales
Annual Surveying

TYS Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
WILLIAM F. MARRISON
P.O. BOX 15600
KNOXVILLE, TN 37701
865-342-3088
METRO KNOXVILLE ARPT AUTH
MC GHEE TYSON AIRPORT
ALCOA, TN 37901
865-342-3000

TYS Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
0.0 Mc Ghee Tyson Airport
(TYS KTYS TYS)
0 6 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
11.0 Knoxville Downtown Island Airport
(KDKX DKX)
32 38 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
22.9 Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport
(GKT KGKT GKT)
82 88 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
24.6 Monroe County Airport
(KMNV MNV)
229 234 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
32.5 Campbell County Airport
(KJAU JAU)
345 351 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.4 Rockwood Municipal Airport
(RKW KRKW RKW)
281 286 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
37.0 Mcminn County Airport
(MMI KMMI MMI)
228 233 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
37.4 Moore-Murrell Airport
(MOR KMOR MOR)
53 59 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
37.4 Western Carolina Regional Airport
(KRHP RHP)
170 176 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
45.1 Macon County Airport
(1A5)
141 147 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
48.2 Scott Municipal Airport
(KSCX SCX)
323 328 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
48.4 Jackson County Airport
(24A)
127 133 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
49.6 Mark Anton Airport
(2A0)
247 252 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
49.6 Middlesboro-Bell County Airport
(1A6)
14 20 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.7 Crossville Memorial-Whitson Field Airport
(CSV KCSV CSV)
279 284 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.3 Blairsville Airport
(KDZJ DZJ)
180 186 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
62.0 Greeneville-Greene County Municipal Airport
(GCY KGCY GCY)
67 74 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
67.9 Collegedale Municipal Airport
(KFGU FGU)
227 232 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
70.1 Tucker-Guthrie Memorial Airport
(I35)
25 31 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
73.3 Livingston Municipal Airport
(8A3)
300 305 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from TYS Airport Price
no Hilton Knoxville Airport 0.7 97.71 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Knoxville Airport Alcoa 0.7 75.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn 0.8 54.99 USD
yes Candlewood Suites Knoxville Airport-Alcoa 0.8 64.00 USD
no Fairfield Inn By Marriott Knoxville Airport 0.8 74.00 USD
no Comfort Suites Airport 0.9 80.00 USD
no Country Inn And Suites Knoxville Airport 1.0 74.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Knoxville-Airport 1.0 84.15 USD
yes Royal Inn Alcoa 1.4 43.00 USD
no Royal Extended Stay Alcoa 1.4 39.99 USD
no Budget Inn Alcoa 1.4 39.99 USD
yes Days Inn Alcoa Knoxville Airport 1.4 49.99 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Alcoa - Knoxville Airport 1.7 62.00 USD
yes Mainstay Suites Knoxville Airport 1.7 100.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Alcoa 1.8 90.00 USD
yes Luxbury Inn & Suites 4.0 69.00 USD
no Grand Vista Hotel & Suites 8.2 94.95 USD
yes Extended Stay America Knoxville - West Hills 8.5 55.00 USD
no Ramada Knoxville 8.5 74.95 USD
yes Magnuson Hotel Knoxville 8.5 59.95 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Knoxville 8.9 98.69 USD
yes Baymont Inn & Suites Knoxville/Cedar Bluff 9.0 95.00 USD
no Comfort Inn & Suites Knoxville 9.0 68.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Knoxville West 9.0 59.00 USD
yes Super 8 Knoxville Downtown/West 9.0 54.99 USD
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