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Airport Details

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  • Location

    Latitude: 
    33-33-50.0000N (33.563889)
    Longitude: 
    086-45-08.3000W (-86.752306)
    Elevation: 
    650.0 feet MSL (198 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    3.5 W (as of August 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    4 N.M. NE of Birmingham, Alabama
    Found On: 
    Atlanta Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Airport Operations

    Airport Status: 
    Operational
    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    04/1940
    Control tower: 
    Yes
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/ALL/ALL
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZTL (Atlanta)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1650 feet (503 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    BHM
    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

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  89
    Multi Engine:  44
    Jet Engine:  89
    GA Helicopters:  5
    Military Aircraft:  8

    Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

    Total Operations:  94651
    Commercial:  26255 27.7%
    Air Taxi:  23810 25.2%
    GA Local:  411 0.4%
    GA Itinerant:  37927 40.1%
    Military Aircraft:  6248 6.6%
  • Communications

    Unicom:  122.950
    Tower:  BIRMINGHAM
    119.9
    317.725

    118.25
    Hrs: 24
    Clearance Del.:  125.675
    305.2
    Ground:  121.7
    348.6
    Approach:  BIRMINGHAM
    123.8(050-230)
    127.675(231-049)
    256.8(050-230)
    338.2(231-049)
    Hrs: 24
    Departure:  BIRMINGHAM
    123.8(050-230)
    127.675(231-049)
    256.8(050-230)
    338.2(231-049)
    Hrs: 24
    ATIS:  119.4
    270.1
    Hrs: 24
    ASOS:  (205-591-6172)
    SFA:  294.7
    EMERG:  121.5
    SFA:  396.0
    EMERG:  243.0

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Publicly owned: 
      AL DENSON
      5900 MESSER AIRPORT HWY
      BIRMINGHAM, AL 35212
      205-595-0533
      BIRMINGHAM AIRPORT AUTHORITY
      5900 MESSER AIRPORT HWY
      BIRMINGHAM, AL 35212
      205-595-0533
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 205

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
      Mercury Air Center
                  
      599-7613, 800-458-3498 100LL, Jet A
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      Chevron
      100LL - 2.92 USD per gallon
      on 9/24/01
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      $0.30 per gallon discount for Angel Flights
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      Jet A - 2.73 USD per gallon
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      $0.30 per gallon discount for Angel Flights
      Signature Flight Support
                  
      Arinc 131.97 849-5520 100LL, Jet A
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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Anniston(ANB)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
    • Instrument Procedures / Charts


      FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 08/16/18 to 0901Z 09/13/18.

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      IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
      MIN - Minimums
      STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
      Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
      Last Cycle
      APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-4
      DP BIRMINGHAM SEVEN SE-4
      DP BIRMINGHAM SEVEN[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-4
      IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 06 SE-4
      IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 24 SE-4
      IAP ILS RWY 06 (CAT II) SE-4
      IAP ILS RWY 24 (SA CAT II) SE-4
      IAP LOC RWY 18 SE-4
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 SE-4
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 36 SE-4
      IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 06 SE-4
      IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 24 SE-4
      IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 06 SE-4
      IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 24 SE-4
      LAH LAHSO SE-4
      MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-4
      MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-4
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    • Maps

      Birmingham - Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International (BHM) Airport Terminal Map

      Birmingham - Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International (BHM) Airport Terminal Map - Overview
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      BHM Airport Sectional

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      BHM Airport Diagram

      Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM) Diagram
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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near BHM

      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
      17.4 Bessemer Airport
      (EKY KEKY EKY)
      210 213 100LL, Jet A+
      23.2 Shelby County Airport
      (KEET EET)
      183 187 100LL, Jet A
      25.2 St Clair County Airport
      (PLR KPLR PLR)
      90 94 100LL, Jet A
      32.5 Merkel Field Sylacauga Municipal Airport
      (KSCD SCD)
      136 140 100LL, Jet A+
      34.6 Walker County-Bevill Field Airport
      (KJFX JFX)
      306 309 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
      35.1 Talladega Municipal Airport
      (ASN KASN ASN)
      89 93 100LL, Jet A
      41.2 Northeast Alabama Regional Airport
      (GAD KGAD GAD)
      53 57 100LL, Jet A
      41.3 Bibb County Airport
      (0A8)
      204 207 100LL
      42.6 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
      (KCMD CMD)
      352 356 100LL, Jet A-1+
      44.7 Anniston Regional Airport
      (ANB KANB ANB)
      87 91 100LL, Jet A
      47.7 Tuscaloosa Regional Airport
      (TCL KTCL TCL)
      244 247 100LL, Jet A
      51.5 Hartselle-Morgan County Regional Airport
      (5M0)
      349 353 100LL, Jet A
      55.6 Thomas C Russell Field Airport
      (ALX KALX ALX)
      134 138 100LL, Jet A
      60.3 Posey Field Airport
      (1M4)
      315 318 100LL, Jet A+
      63.7 North Pickens Airport
      (3M8)
      260 263 100LL
      64.4 Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field Airport
      (HSV KHSV HSV)
      359 363 100LL, Jet A
      65.7 Wetumpka Municipal Airport
      (08A)
      161 165 100LL
      66.1 Pryor Field Regional Airport
      (DCU KDCU DCU)
      351 355 100LL, Jet A-1+
      71.2 Bill Pugh Field Airport
      (M22)
      318 321 100LL
      72.5 Moontown Airport
      (3M5)
      11 15 100LL
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL KBHM NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of KBHM

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    • Ratings & Reviews

      Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Business Centers
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restrooms
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Security Lines
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Public Transport
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Car Rental
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Taxis
      • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    • Remarks

      A110-15 TWY F BTN RY 18/36 AND TWY G RESTRICTED TO ACFT WEIGHING 100,000 LBS OR LESS.
      A110-16 ANG: PPR RQR FOR ANG RAMP. NML OPR HRS 1300-2330Z++ TUE-FRI, CLSD WKNDS & HOL. NO SVC AVBL OUTSIDE THESE HRS WITHOUT PRIOR APVL. NO LCL OR ROUND-ROBIN FLT BY TRAN ACFT. CALL AIRFIELD OPS DSN 778-2555, C205-714-2555 FOR PPR 72 HR PRIOR (96 HRS FOR CARGO MSN). ALL INBD ACFT CTC ANG COMD POST 'DIXIE CONTROL' NO LATER THAN 15 MIN PRIOR TO LDG WITH PPR NR AND SUPPORT REQ. SPACE-A CAPABILITIES EXTREMELY LTD, PAX SVC LTD AVAILABILITY.
      A110-17 TXY H SOUTH OF TXY H4 RESTRICTED TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 117 FT.
      A110-18 TWY A BTN TWY A HOLDING BAY AND TWY A3 RSTD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN LESS THAN 150 FT.
      A110-2 TWY G RESTRICTED TO ACFT 65000 LBS OR LESS.
      A110-3 TWY M NORTH OF RY 6/24 RESTRICTED TO ACFT 75000 LBS OR LESS.
      A110-6 TWY N RESTRICTED TO ACFT WEIGHING 204000 LBS OR LESS.
      A110-7 BIRD ACTIVITY INVOF ALL RYS.
      A49-24 MALSR RY 24 CTLD BY ATCT BUT OPERATES UMMONITORED.
      A57-24 RWY24 APCH SLOPE 25:1 DUE TO 44 FT POLE 4,424FT FROM DSPLCD THLD.
      A58-24 RY 24 HAS NAVAID SHELTER 149FT FROM RY END, 405 FT L, AND 1 FT ABOVE RY END ELEV.
      A70 A++100(MIL)
      E40-06 GRADIENT 0.16% UP NE.
      E40-18 GRADIENT 0.15% UP N.
      E40-24 GRADIENT 0.46% DOWN SW.
      E40-36 GRADIENT 0.15% DOWN S.

    • Runways

      BHM Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 06/24 is 12007 ft (3660 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach: 06, 24, 18

      BHM Airport Runway Details

      Runway 06/24  12007 ft x 150 ft (3660 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/02/2015
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
      Runway Pavement Class:  65 /F/C/X/T
      Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  175.
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  205.
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  350.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 06

      Runway 24

      Elevation: 
      603 650
      Latitude: 
      33-33-17.2063N 33-34-24.5295N
      Longitude: 
      086-46-17.6487W 086-44-20.7487W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      55 235
      ILS Type: 
      ILS ILS/DME
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREES GND
      Object Height: 
      58 67
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1290 1323
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      654 ft. right of centerline 610 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
      Approach Light System: 
      Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. II or III Config. 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Yes No
      Centerline Lights: 
      Yes Yes
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      68 69
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 640
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 1205
      Threshold Latitude: 
      33-34-17.7743N

      Threshold Longitude: 

      086-44-32.4867W
      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      12007 12007
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      12007 12007
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      12007 12007
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      12007 10801

      Runway 18/36  7099 ft x 150 ft (2164 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/02/2015
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
      Runway Pavement Class:  45 /F/C/X/T
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  170.
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  240.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      644 634
      Latitude: 
      33-34-23.5685N 33-33-13.3386N
      Longitude: 
      086-44-49.8849W 086-44-49.9207W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      180 0
      ILS Type: 
      LOC/DME
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.2 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREES TREES
      Object Height: 
      245 62
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      5689 1340
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      654 ft. right of centerline 610 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      51
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      7099 7099
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      7099 7099
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      7099 7099
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      7099 7099

      Runway 06/24  10000 ft x 150 ft (3048 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 06

      Runway 24

      Elevation: 
      603 621
      Latitude: 
      33.5548 33.5704
      Longitude: 
      -86.7716 -86.7445
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      55 235
      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: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      603 621
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 1770
      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 18/36  7100 ft x 150 ft (2164 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      644 633
      Latitude: 
      33.5732 33.5537
      Longitude: 
      -86.7472 -86.7472
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      180 360
      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: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      644 633
      Displaced Threshold: 
      1045 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: 
      Minor
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Minor
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Tiedowns available

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