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Gastonia Municipal Airport

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Gastonia Weather (°F)

KAKH (0.5 NM at True Heading of 221)
METAR: KAKH 171554Z AUTO 01006KT 10SM CLR 24/07 A3009 RMK AO2 SLP182 T02440072 TSNO
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
35-12-09.4430N (35.202623)
Longitude: 
081-08-59.5530W (-81.149876)
Elevation: 
797.8 feet MSL (243 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.7 W (as of June 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
04 N.M. S of Gastonia, North Carolina
Found On: 
Charlotte Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JON BOYD
1126 GASTON DAY SCHOOL ROAD
GASTONIA, NC 28056
704-869-7844
CITY OF GASTONIA
PO BOX 1748
GASTONIA, NC 28053
(704) 214-9160

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-SUN/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1798 feet (548 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
AKH
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:  35
Multi Engine:  4
Jet Engine:  1

Annual Operations (as of 06/28/2019)

Total Operations:  9910
GA Local:  5400 54.5%
GA Itinerant:  4500 45.4%
Military Aircraft:  10 0.1%

Communications

CTAF:  123.000
Unicom:  123.000
Approach:  CHARLOTTE
Departure:  CHARLOTTE
ASOS:  135.725 (704-868-9034)

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 704

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    City of Gastonia
      
    Unicom 123.0 864-4363 100LL, Jet A
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    Flight Service Stations

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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/20/21 to 0901Z 06/17/21.

    There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

    APD - Airport Diagram
    DP - Departure Procedure Charts
    HOT - Hot Spots
    IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    DP BARMY FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP BEAVY FIVE (RNAV) SE-2
    DP BOBZY FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP ESTRR FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP ICONS FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP JOJJO FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP KERMIT THREE SE-2
    DP KERMIT THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
    DP KILNS FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP KNIGHTS TWO SE-2
    DP KNIGHTS TWO[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
    DP KRITR FIVE (RNAV) SE-2
    DP KWEEN FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    DP LILLS TWO (RNAV) SE-2
    DP WEAZL FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
    IAP NDB RWY 03 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 03 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 21 SE-2
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-2
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-2
    STAR CHPTR THREE SE-2
    STAR CHPTR THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
    STAR LIINN THREE SE-2
    STAR LIINN THREE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
    STAR MAJIC FOUR SE-2
    STAR RASLN THREE SE-2
    STAR UNARM SIX SE-2
    STAR UNARM SIX[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KAKH

    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
    9.9 Charlotte/Douglas International Airport
    (CLT KCLT CLT)
    86 94 100LL, Jet A
    13.7 Rock Hill/York County/Bryant Field Airport
    (RKH KUZA UZA)
    160 168 100LL, Jet A
    16.8 Lincolnton-Lincoln County Regional Airport
    (KIPJ IPJ)
    358 366 100LL, Jet A-1+
    22.3 Shelby-Cleveland County Regional Airport
    (KEHO EHO)
    278 285 100LL, Jet A-1+
    24.3 Concord-Padgett Regional Airport
    (KJQF JQF)
    62 70 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    28.0 Goose Creek Airport
    (28A)
    99 107 100LL
    28.2 Charlotte-Monroe Exec Airport
    (KEQY EQY)
    113 121 100LL, Jet A-1+
    28.3 Jaars-Townsend Airport
    (N52)
    135 143 100LL
    32.2 Lancaster County-Mc Whirter Field Airport
    (KLKR LKR)
    153 161 100LL, Jet A
    34.4 Hickory Regional Airport
    (HKY KHKY HKY)
    340 348 100LL, Jet A
    35.1 Statesville Regional Airport
    (SVH KSVH SVH)
    15 23 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    38.2 U S Heliport
    (N46)
    109 117 Jet A
    39.2 Kirk Air Base Airport
    (T73)
    143 151 100LL
    39.3 Union County, Troy Shelton Field Airport
    (USC 35A)
    218 225 100LL
    40.7 Mid-Carolina Regional Airport
    (SRW KRUQ RUQ)
    48 56 100LL, Jet A-1+
    40.8 Rutherford County/Marchman Field Airport
    (KFQD FQD)
    289 296 100LL, Jet A-1+
    43.1 Spartanburg Downtown Meml/Simpson Field Airport
    (SPA KSPA SPA)
    246 253 100LL, Jet A
    43.4 Foothills Regional Airport
    (MRN KMRN MRN)
    328 335 100LL, Jet A-1+
    50.6 Stanly County Airport
    (KVUJ VUJ)
    74 82 100LL, Jet A-1+
    52.3 Shiflet Field Airport
    (9A9)
    306 313 80, 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Remarks

    A11 STEVE HUSS
    A110-1 PARALLEL TWY UNLGTD.
    A110-2 RWY 3 - 15 FT ROAD 292 FT FM THR L & R OF CNTRLN.
    A110-3 RWY 21 - 50 FT DROP-OFF 300 FT FM DISPLACED THR L&R OF CNTRLN AND AND UNMARKED POWER LINES 370 FT FM DISPLACED THR L&R OF CNTRLN
    A110-4 NOISE ABATEMENT: FROM 2200-0600 PILOTS ARE REQUESTED TO USE RWY 21 AS CALM WIND RWY & DO RUNUPS ON RAMP; NOT RWY END. TO AVOID LOW ALT TURNS TO THE WEST REQ CLNC THRU CLASS B ASP FROM CHARLOTTE APCH.
    A110-5 DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A110-6 FOR CD CTC CHARLOTTE APCH AT 704-359-0241.
    A110-7 RWY 3/21 NO LINE OF SIGHT BTN RWY ENDS.
    A17 UNATNDD CHRISTMAS DAY
    A17 1 FOR SERVICE AFTER HOURS CALL 704-201-1500.
    A57-03 ADDITIONAL OBSTRUCTION APCH SLOPE 7:1 DUE TO 18 FT TREES LOCATED 334 T FROM THLD OFFSET 13-62 FT LEFT OF CNTRLN
    A57-21 APCH SLOPE 5:1 TO DSPLCD THLD DUE TO 24 FT TREES LOCATED 333 FT FRM DSPLCD THLD OFFSET 92 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
    A58-21 3 FT BRUSH 181 FT FM END OF RWY 8 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN; 3 FT BRUSH 178 FT FM END OF RWY 54 FT LEFT OF CNTRLN;
    A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RWY 03/21 AND ODALS RWY 03, PAPI RWYS 03 AND 21 - CTAF.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 03/21
    Longest Runway: 03/21 is 3770 ft (1149 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    KAKH Airport Runway Details

    Runway 03/21  3770 ft x 100 ft (1149 m x 30 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 01/30/2020
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  24.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 03

    Runway 21

    Elevation: 
    795.5 779.8
    Latitude: 
    35-11-53.0398N 35-12-25.8468N
    Longitude: 
    081-09-10.3290W 081-08-48.7757W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    028 208
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    ROAD TREES
    Object Height: 
    10 24
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    279 253
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline 81 ft. right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    2-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    Omnidirectional Approach Lighting System
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    26 38
    Threshold Elevation: 
    781.2
    Displaced Threshold: 
    81
    Threshold Latitude: 
    35-12-25.1442N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    081-08-49.2349W
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    80, 100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

    Maps & Diagrams

    KAKH Airport Sectional

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    KAKH Airport Diagram


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