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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
33-18-45.4000N (33.312611)
Longitude: 
086-55-34.7000W (-86.926306)
Elevation: 
699.6 feet MSL (213 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.4 W (as of July 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. SE of Bessemer, Alabama
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
03/1973
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0800-1800
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1700 feet (518 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ANB
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  84
Multi Engine:  12
Jet Engine:  6
GA Helicopters:  6

Annual Operations (as of 08/11/2017)

Total Operations:  102600
GA Local:  43700 42.6%
GA Itinerant:  58900 57.4%

Communications

CTAF:  123.000
Unicom:  123.000
Clearance Del.:  123.75
Approach:  BIRMINGHAM
124.9
Departure:  BIRMINGHAM
124.9
AWOS-3PT:  118.825 (205-424-3127)

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    TIM WASYLUKA
    900 MITCHELL FIELD RD
    BESSEMER, AL 35022
    (205) 835-1415
    CITY OF BESSEMER
    1800 N THIRD AVE
    BESSEMER, AL 35020
    205-424-4060

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    Area Code: 205

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Bessemer Aviation, Inc.
      
    Unicom 123.0 425-9500, -1199 100LL, Jet A
    Southern Skies, Inc.
      
    425-1922 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 07/19/18 to 0901Z 08/16/18.

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    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05 SE-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 SE-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 SE-4
    IAP VOR RWY 05 SE-4
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-4
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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

    Bessemer - Bessemer (EKY) Airport Terminal Map

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    EKY Airport Diagram


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    METAR / TAF Weather

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near EKY

    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
    10.8 Shelby County Airport
    (KEET EET)
    138 142 100LL, Jet A
    17.4 Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
    (BHM KBHM BHM)
    29 33 100LL, Jet A
    24.0 Bibb County Airport
    (0A8)
    200 203 100LL
    32.3 Merkel Field Sylacauga Municipal Airport
    (KSCD SCD)
    105 109 100LL, Jet A+
    34.8 Tuscaloosa Regional Airport
    (TCL KTCL TCL)
    261 264 100LL, Jet A
    37.0 St Clair County Airport
    (PLR KPLR PLR)
    66 70 100LL, Jet A
    40.3 Walker County-Bevill Field Airport
    (KJFX JFX)
    331 334 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    46.4 Talladega Municipal Airport
    (ASN KASN ASN)
    70 74 100LL, Jet A
    54.0 Thomas C Russell Field Airport
    (ALX KALX ALX)
    115 119 100LL, Jet A
    54.3 North Pickens Airport
    (3M8)
    274 277 100LL
    55.8 Wetumpka Municipal Airport
    (08A)
    147 151 100LL
    56.0 Anniston Regional Airport
    (ANB KANB ANB)
    72 76 100LL, Jet A
    57.5 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
    (KCMD CMD)
    3 7 100LL, Jet A-1+
    57.6 Northeast Alabama Regional Airport
    (GAD KGAD GAD)
    46 50 100LL, Jet A
    58.2 Craig Field Airport
    (SEM KSEM SEM)
    183 186 100LL, Jet A
    65.7 Hartselle-Morgan County Regional Airport
    (5M0)
    359 363 100LL, Jet A
    66.4 Montgomery Regional (Dannelly Field) Airport
    (MGM KMGM MGM)
    156 160 100LL, Jet A, Jet A++
    67.1 Posey Field Airport
    (1M4)
    330 333 100LL, Jet A+
    72.6 Demopolis Regional Airport
    (KDYA DYA)
    225 228 100LL, Jet A+
    73.4 Columbus-Lowndes County Airport
    (UBS KUBS UBS)
    277 279 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Bessemer Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Bessemer Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
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    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Baggage Handling
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Runways

    EKY Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 05/23 is 6007 ft (1831 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05

    EKY Airport Runway Details



    Runway 05/23  5700 ft x 100 ft (1737 m x 30 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 05

    Runway 23

    Elevation: 
    699 700
    Latitude: 
    33.3078 33.3179
    Longitude: 
    -86.933 -86.9188
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    50 230
    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: 
    699 700
    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

    A17 AFT HRS 205-835-1415 (FEE FOR AFT HRS SVC).
    A42-23 RWY MARKINGS FADED
    A81-APT ACTVT REIL RWY 05/23; HIRL RWY 05/23 - CTAF.

    Services

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

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