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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 January 2019 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

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)
CLASS C:  127.675(231-049)
CLASS C:  338.2(231-049)
EMERG:  243.0
SFA:  396.0
EMERG:  121.5
CLASS C:  256.8(050-230)
SFA:  294.7
CLASS C:  123.8(050-230)

       

    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
    Chevron aviation fuel
    Chevron
    100LL - 2.92 USD per gallon
    on 9/24/01
    Trucks
    $0.30 per gallon discount for Angel Flights
    Chevron aviation fuel
    Chevron
    Jet A - 2.73 USD per gallon
    on 9/24/01
    Trucks
    $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 01/03/19 to 0901Z 01/31/19.

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    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 Changed
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 24 SE-4 Changed
    IAP ILS RWY 06 (CAT II) SE-4 Changed
    IAP ILS RWY 24 (SA CAT II) SE-4 Changed
    IAP LOC RWY 18 SE-4 Changed
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 SE-4 Changed
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 36 SE-4 Changed
    IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 06 SE-4 Changed
    IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 24 SE-4 Changed
    IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 06 SE-4 Changed
    IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 24 SE-4 Changed
    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 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)
    183 186 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

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    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 (2 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 1.0/5 (2 votes 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
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes 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

    Runways: 06/24
    18/36
    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

    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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