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Lancaster County-Mc Whirter Field Airport

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KLKR (0.3 NM at True Heading of 17)
METAR: KLKR 211815Z AUTO 21012KT 10SM SCT036 SCT042 32/24 A2986 RMK AO2
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
34-43-22.4558N (34.722904)
Longitude: 
080-51-16.5243W (-80.85459)
Elevation: 
485.9 feet MSL (148 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.8 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. W of Lancaster, South Carolina
Found On: 
Charlotte Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
PAUL MOSES
286 AVIATION BLVD, LANCASTER
LANCASTER, SC 29720
(803) 285-1513
LANCASTER COUNTY
P.O.BOX 1809
LANCASTER, SC 29721
803-285-1565

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
08/1970
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0630-1500
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: 
1486 feet (453 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
AND
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:  32
Multi Engine:  1

Annual Operations (as of 08/28/2019)

Total Operations:  9300
Air Taxi:  575 6.2%
GA Local:  5000 53.8%
GA Itinerant:  3425 36.8%
Military Aircraft:  300 3.2%

Communications

CTAF:  122.725
Unicom:  122.725
Approach:  CHARLOTTE
Departure:  CHARLOTTE
AWOS-3:  120.825 (803-286-6444)

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 803

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Southland Air
      
    Unicom 122.8 283-2250 100LL, Jet A
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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


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/17/21 to 0901Z 07/15/21.

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    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 24 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 06 SE-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 24 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 KLKR

    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
    9.0 Kirk Air Base Airport
    (T73)
    108 116 100LL
    10.0 Jaars-Townsend Airport
    (N52)
    31 39 100LL
    18.8 Rock Hill/York County/Bryant Field Airport
    (RKH KUZA UZA)
    327 335 100LL, Jet A
    21.1 Charlotte-Monroe Exec Airport
    (KEQY EQY)
    32 40 100LL, Jet A-1+
    26.6 U S Heliport
    (N46)
    53 61 Jet A
    27.3 Goose Creek Airport
    (28A)
    28 36 100LL
    27.5 Fairfield County Airport
    (KFDW FDW)
    207 215 100LL, Jet A
    29.8 Charlotte/Douglas International Airport
    (CLT KCLT CLT)
    351 359 100LL, Jet A
    30.0 Woodward Field Airport
    (CDN KCDN CDN)
    151 159 100LL, Jet A
    32.2 Gastonia Municipal Airport
    (KAKH AKH)
    333 341 100LL, Jet A-1+
    38.9 Union County, Troy Shelton Field Airport
    (USC 35A)
    267 274 100LL
    40.5 Concord-Padgett Regional Airport
    (KJQF JQF)
    10 18 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    41.1 Hartsville Regional Airport
    (HVS KHVS HVS)
    117 125 100LL, Jet A
    42.2 Anson County - Jeff Cloud Field Airport
    (KAFP AFP)
    64 72 100LL, Jet A-1+
    44.3 Cheraw Municipal/Lynch Bellinger Field Airport
    (HCW KCQW CQW)
    90 98 100LL, Jet A
    45.7 Jim Hamilton L B Owens Airport
    (CUB KCUB CUB)
    188 196 100LL, Jet A
    46.1 Newberry County Airport
    (KEOE EOE)
    237 244 100LL
    48.0 Lincolnton-Lincoln County Regional Airport
    (KIPJ IPJ)
    341 349 100LL, Jet A-1+
    48.7 Shelby-Cleveland County Regional Airport
    (KEHO EHO)
    311 318 100LL, Jet A-1+
    48.8 Columbia Metro Airport
    (CAE KCAE CAE)
    195 203 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Remarks

    A110-1 25 FT DROP; 200 FT FM THR RY 06.
    A110-2 DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A110-3 GCO 121.725 TO CHARLOTTE APCH.
    A110-4 SMALL ACFT MUST BE ON A TIE DOWN.
    A110-5 FOR CD CTC CHARLOTTE APCH AT 704-359-0241.
    A110-6 ARL APPLICATORS NOT PMTD DUE TO PAVEMENT CONDS.
    A33-06/24 MARKINGS RWY 6/24 FADED.
    A57-06 APCH SLOPE 27:1 TO DISPLACED THLD.
    A70 FOR FUEL AFT HRS CALL 803-285-1513
    A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 06/24 - CTAF.
    E111 NDB APPROACH AVBL.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 06/24
    Longest Runway: 06/24 is 6004 ft (1830 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    KLKR Airport Runway Details

    Runway 06/24  6004 ft x 101 ft (1830 m x 31 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/18/2008
    Surface:  Concrete - Excellent condition -
    Runway Pavement Class:  15 /R/B/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  44.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  60.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  118.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 06

    Runway 24

    Elevation: 
    459.3 485.7
    Latitude: 
    34-43-06.9495N 34-43-37.9620N
    Longitude: 
    080-51-47.1906W 080-50-45.8579W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    059 239
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.1 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREE TREE
    Object Height: 
    127 141
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    3406 4473
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    323 ft. left of centerline 473 ft. left of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    No No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    41 39
    Threshold Elevation: 
    459.7
    Displaced Threshold: 
    105
    Threshold Latitude: 
    34-43-07.4924N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    080-51-46.1150W
    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: 
    High Pressure
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    High Pressure
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

    Maps & Diagrams

    KLKR Airport Sectional

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    KLKR Airport Diagram


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