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Pryor Field Regional Airport

IATA: DCU

ICAO: KDCU

FAA: DCU

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DCU Airport Location

Latitude: 
34-39-14.6000N (34.654056)
Longitude: 
086-56-43.3000W (-86.945361)
Elevation: 
592.0 feet MSL (180 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.5 W (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NE of Decatur, Alabama
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

DCU Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 18/36 is 6107 ft (1861 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 18

DCU Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0700-1800
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1592 feet (485 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

DCU Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

DCU Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
STAN SMITH
DECATUR/ATHENS AIRPORT AUTHORITY, P.O. BOX 502
DECATUR, AL 35612
256-355-5770
DECATUR/ATHENS AIRPORT AUTHORITY
P.O. BOX 1182
DECATUR, AL 35612
256-306-9070

DCU Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
8.5 Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field Airport
(HSV KHSV HSV)
96 100 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
14.8 Hartselle-Morgan County Regional Airport
(5M0)
177 180 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
21.5 Hazel Green Airport
(M38)
42 46 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
22.7 Huntsville Executive Airport Tom Sharp Jr Field Airport
(KMDQ MDQ)
57 61 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
23.5 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
(KCMD CMD)
169 173 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
24.5 Moontown Airport
(3M5)
76 80 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
33.3 Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
(MSL KMSL MSL)
279 282 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.4 Posey Field Airport
(1M4)
235 238 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
39.9 Bill Pugh Field Airport
(M22)
251 254 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
48.7 Walker County-Bevill Field Airport
(KJFX JFX)
202 205 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1 - Kerosene, freeze point -50C
51.6 Ellington Airport
(KLUG LUG)
7 11 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.5 Winchester Municipal Airport
(KBGF BGF)
53 57 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
58.0 Stevenson Airport
(7A6)
75 79 100LL
58.9 Northeast Alabama Regional Airport
(GAD KGAD GAD)
133 137 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.7 Bomar Field-Shelbyville Municipal Airport
(SYI KSYI SYI)
24 28 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
60.6 Iuka Airport
(15M)
277 280 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
61.2 Franklin County Airport
(UOS KUOS UOS)
57 61 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
62.8 Tishomingo County Airport
(01M)
261 264 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
66.1 Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
(BHM KBHM BHM)
171 175 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
69.8 Savannah-Hardin County Airport
(KSNH SNH)
296 299 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Where to Stay Near DCU Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near DCU Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from DCU Airport Price
yes Holiday Inn Hotel And Suites Decatur 3.5 80.64 USD
yes Amberley Suite Hotel Decatur 3.6 69.00 USD
no Courtyard Decatur 6.0 89.00 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Decatur 6.3 74.00 USD
yes Parkway Inn & Suites - Decatur 6.5 51.45 USD
yes Best Western River City Hotel 6.6 74.99 USD
yes Quality Inn Decatur 6.7 80.00 USD
yes Home-Towne Suites Decatur 6.7 71.99 USD
yes Comfort Inn And Suites 6.7 69.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Decatur 6.8 85.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Decatur 7.2 52.00 USD
yes Sleep Inn Athens 8.6 72.00 USD
no Travel Inn - Athens 8.8 60.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel Decatur Priceville 8.9 48.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Suites Athens I65 8.9 84.15 USD
yes Best Western Athens Inn 9.0 79.99 USD
no Quality Inn Athens 9.0 80.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Athens 9.0 99.41 USD
yes Country Hearth Inn Athens 9.0 40.00 USD
yes Days Inn Athens 9.0 52.00 USD
yes Super 8 - Athens 9.0 59.95 USD
no Four Points By Sheraton Huntsville Airport 9.9 89.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Decatur 10.3 85.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn And Suites Madison 10.6 80.00 USD
yes Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Madison, Al 10.6 73.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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