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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 June 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

Operations

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

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    Area Code: 205

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    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
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    $0.30 per gallon discount for Angel Flights
    Chevron aviation fuel
    Chevron
    Jet A - 2.73 USD per gallon
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    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 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

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    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, Charts, & Diagrams

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

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

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    METAR / TAF Weather

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    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

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

    International Routes Served
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Business Centers
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

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

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Security Lines
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Parking Pricing
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Transport
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 1.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    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  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

    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.

    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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