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Location

Latitude: 
33-56-19.8000N (33.938833)
Longitude: 
081-07-10.3000W (-81.119528)
Elevation: 
236.0 feet MSL (72 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.4 W (as of July 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
5 N.M. SW of Columbia, South Carolina
Found On: 
Charlotte Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
06/1942
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1236 feet (377 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
CAE
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: B
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  47
Multi Engine:  9
Jet Engine:  28
GA Helicopters:  1
Gliders:  2

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2017)

Total Operations:  53750
Commercial:  11969 22.3%
Air Taxi:  19651 36.6%
GA Local:  4049 7.5%
GA Itinerant:  16251 30.2%
Military Aircraft:  1830 3.4%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  COLUMBIA
119.5
257.8
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  119.75
Ground:  121.9
348.6
Approach:  COLUMBIA
124.15(110-289)
133.4(290-109)
285.6(290-109)
338.2(110-289)
Hrs: 24
Departure:  COLUMBIA
124.15(110-289)
133.4(290-109)
285.6(290-109)
338.2(110-289)
Hrs: 24
ATIS:  120.15
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (803-822-4168)
EMERG:  121.5
EMERG:  243.0

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    MICHEAL GULA
    3250 AIRPORT BLVD, SUITE 10
    WEST COLUMBIA, SC 29170
    (803) 822-5017
    RICHLAND LEXINGTON
    3250 AIRPORT BLVD, SUITE 10
    WEST COLUMBIA, SC 29170
    803-822-5050

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    Area Code: 803

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Columbia Aviation, Inc.
      
    822-8332, 800-321-3966 100LL, Jet A
    Eagle Aviation
      
    822-5583, 822-5564 maintenance
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    Flight Service Stations

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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


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    Last Cycle
    APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-2
    HOT HOT SPOT SE-2
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05 SE-2
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 11 SE-2
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 29 SE-2
    IAP ILS RWY 11 (CAT II - III) SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 11 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 29 SE-2
    IAP VOR-A SE-2
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-2
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-2
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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

    Columbia - Columbia Metropolitan (CAE) Airport Terminal Map

    Columbia - Columbia Metropolitan (CAE) Airport Terminal Map - Overview
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    CAE Airport Sectional

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    CAE Airport Diagram

    Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE) Diagram
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    METAR / TAF Weather

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near CAE

    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
    6.5 Jim Hamilton L B Owens Airport
    (CUB KCUB CUB)
    72 80 100LL, Jet A
    10.7 Lexington County At Pelion Airport
    (6J0)
    216 223 100LL
    22.6 Fairfield County Airport
    (KFDW FDW)
    1 9 100LL, Jet A
    31.7 Orangeburg Municipal Airport
    (OGB KOGB OGB)
    155 163 100LL, Jet A
    33.1 Aiken Regional Airport
    (AIK KAIK AIK)
    238 245 100LL, Jet A
    33.6 Saluda County Airport
    (6J4)
    268 275 100LL
    34.1 Newberry County Airport
    (KEOE EOE)
    310 317 100LL
    34.5 Woodward Field Airport
    (CDN KCDN CDN)
    52 60 100LL, Jet A
    38.1 Bamberg County Airport
    (99N)
    179 186 100LL
    48.8 Lancaster County-Mc Whirter Field Airport
    (KLKR LKR)
    15 23 100LL, Jet A
    49.2 Kirk Air Base Airport
    (T73)
    26 34 100LL
    50.1 Santee Cooper Regional Airport
    (KMNI MNI)
    114 122 100LL
    51.8 Union County, Troy Shelton Field Airport
    (USC 35A)
    330 337 100LL
    53.4 Laurens County Airport
    (KLUX LUX)
    309 316 100LL
    54.0 Daniel Field Airport
    (DNL KDNL DNL)
    238 245 100LL, Jet A-1+, MOGAS
    54.3 Augusta Regional At Bush Field Airport
    (AGS KAGS AGS)
    231 238 100LL, Jet A
    56.9 Hartsville Regional Airport
    (HVS KHVS HVS)
    60 68 100LL, Jet A
    57.1 Allendale County Airport
    (KAQX AQX)
    187 194 100LL, Jet A
    58.5 Jaars-Townsend Airport
    (N52)
    18 26 100LL
    60.7 Huggins Memorial Airport
    (58J)
    78 86 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Columbia Metropolitan Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Columbia Metropolitan Airport
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 3.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

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

    On-time Performance
    • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Centers
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Security Lines
    • 4.5/5 (4 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 5.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Car Rental
    • 3.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 4.3/5 (3 votes cast)

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

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 4.7/5 (3 votes cast)

    Runways

    CAE Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 11/29 is 8601 ft (2622 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05, 11, 29

    CAE Airport Runway Details



    Runway 05/23  8001 ft x 150 ft (2439 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  PEM -
    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 05

    Runway 23

    Elevation: 
    228 209
    Latitude: 
    33.9285 33.9442
    Longitude: 
    -81.124 -81.1054
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    45 225
    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: 
    228 209
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 1000
    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 11/29  8601 ft x 150 ft (2622 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 11

    Runway 29

    Elevation: 
    229 210
    Latitude: 
    33.9441 33.9382
    Longitude: 
    -81.1378 -81.1103
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    105 285
    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: 
    229 210
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 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

    A11 AIRPORT DISTRICT.
    A110-1 FEE FOR COMMERCIAL ACFT OVER 15000 LBS.
    A110-12 HELIPAD H1 LOCATED NORTH OF TAXILANE E, EAST OF TWY E3.
    A110-13 DUE TO PROXIMITY AND RY ALIGNMENT AIRCREWS HAVE MISTAKEN CUB (RY 13/31) FOR CAE (RY 11/29) WHICH IS 6 MILES NE.
    A110-2 OPERATION OF ULTRALIGHT VEHICLES PROHIBITED.
    A110-5 SPORTS COMPLEX WITH NUMEROUS FLOOD LGTS APRXLY 6500 FT FROM APCH END RY 11.
    A110-6 NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURE: NO TURNS BLO 1000 FT FOR TURBINE ENGINE ACFT UNLESS DIRECTED BY ATC.
    A110-9 ACFT LNDG WITH EXPLOSIVES OBTAIN PPR FM ARPT OPS 803-822-5050.
    A31-05/23 RY 5 200 FT BY 200 FT BLAST PAD.
    A31-11/29 RY 11 220 FT BY 400 FT BLAST PAD; RY 29 220 FT BY 400 FT BLAST PAD.
    A33-05/23 RY 05/23 CENTER 75 FT IS CONCRETE, ENTIRE LENGTH OF RY.
    A49-11 ALSF2 ALSO OPERS AS SSALR.
    E111 ARPT EXISTED PRIOR TO 1958.
    E147 TPA FOR TURBO PROP ACFT: 1800 FT AGL.

    Services

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

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