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Chilhowee Gliderport

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Benton Weather (°F)

Location

Latitude: 
35-13-35.2640N (35.226462)
Longitude: 
084-35-05.7580W (-84.584933)
Elevation: 
770.0 feet MSL (235 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
5.4 W (as of November 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
04 N.M. NE of Benton, Tennessee
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Contacts

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
SARAH ARNOLD
PO BOX 53, HWY 411 NORTH
BENTON, TN 37307
423-338-2000
PETTY DAIRY
805 LITTLE MURRAY ROAD
CRANDALL, GA 30711
706-695-4374

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Gliderport
Activation Date: 
02/1974
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/FRI-SUN/1100-1800
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1770 feet (539 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BNA
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  3
Gliders:  28

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2018)

Total Operations:  12420
GA Local:  8200 66.0%
GA Itinerant:  4000 32.2%
Military Aircraft:  220 1.8%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 423

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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 92A

    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
    10.4 Mcminn County Airport
    (MMI KMMI MMI)
    6 11 100LL, Jet A+
    21.6 Monroe County Airport
    (KMNV MNV)
    27 33 100LL, Jet A-1+
    23.0 Mark Anton Airport
    (2A0)
    312 317 100LL, Jet A+
    24.0 Collegedale Municipal Airport
    (KFGU FGU)
    243 248 100LL, Jet A
    32.5 Lovell Field Airport
    (CHA KCHA CHA)
    249 254 100LL, Jet A
    33.3 Dalton Municipal Airport
    (DNN KDNN DNN)
    204 209 100LL, Jet A+
    35.4 Western Carolina Regional Airport
    (KRHP RHP)
    92 98 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    36.5 Blairsville Airport
    (KDZJ DZJ)
    127 133 100LL, Jet A+
    42.1 Rockwood Municipal Airport
    (RKW KRKW RKW)
    353 358 100LL, Jet A
    45.4 Mc Ghee Tyson Airport
    (TYS KTYS TYS)
    39 45 100LL, Jet A, Jet A++
    46.8 Pickens County Airport
    (KJZP JZP)
    172 177 100LL, Jet A+
    49.4 Tom B David Field Airport
    (KCZL CZL)
    200 205 100LL, Jet A+
    49.9 Crossville Meml-Whitson Field Airport
    (CSV KCSV CSV)
    330 335 100LL, Jet A+
    50.1 Marion County-Brown Field Airport
    (APT KAPT APT)
    258 263 100LL, Jet A+, MOGAS
    55.4 Cherokee County Regional Airport
    (KCNI CNI)
    171 176 100LL, Jet A+
    56.2 Knoxville Downtown Island Airport
    (KDKX DKX)
    37 43 100LL, Jet A+
    57.1 Macon County Airport
    (1A5)
    89 95 100LL, Jet A-1+
    59.7 Richard B Russell Regional - J H Towers Field Airport
    (RMG KRMG RMG)
    208 213 100LL, Jet A+
    63.2 Stevenson Airport
    (7A6)
    251 256 100LL
    64.0 Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport
    (GKT KGKT GKT)
    53 59 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110-1 EXTENSIVE GLIDER ACTVTY ON GOOD VFR DAYS.
    A110-2 GLIDER TRAFFIC WEST OF AFLD.
    A110-4 FOR CD CTC CHATTANOOGA APCH AT 423-855-6478, WHEN APCH CLSD CTC ATLANTA ARTCC AT 770-210-7692.
    A32-03/21 CENTER 50 FT PORTION ONLY MARKED WITH IN-GROUND WHITE PAINTED MARKERS.
    A33-03/21 SFC UNEVEN.
    A42-03 RWY 03/21 THLDS MARKED MARKED WITH WHITE CONES EAST SIDE. DSPLCD THLDS MARKED WITH WHITE CONES.
    A51-03 03/21 DSPLCD THLDS MARKED WITH IN-GROUND WHITE PAINTED MARKERS; FADED IN SEVERAL SPOTS.
    A57-03 APCH RATIO 21:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
    A57-21 APCH RATIO 69:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
    E111 VFR ONLY.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 03/21
    Longest Runway: 03/21 is 2600 ft (792 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    92A Airport Runway Details

    Runway 03/21  2600 ft x 200 ft (792 m x 61 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    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 03

    Runway 21

    Elevation: 
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Right
    Runway Markings Type: 
    None None
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREE
    Object Height: 
    172
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    3349
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    171 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: 
    Displaced Threshold: 
    400 200
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

    Maps & Diagrams

    92A Airport Sectional

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    92A Airport Diagram


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