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Location

Latitude: 
38-02-12.3000N (38.036750)
Longitude: 
084-36-31.1000W (-84.608639)
Elevation: 
979.3 feet MSL (298 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
5.6 W (as of June 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. W of Lexington, Kentucky
Found On: 
Cincinnati Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1944
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZID (Indianapolis)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZID (Indianapolis)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1979 feet (603 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
LEX
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: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  90
Multi Engine:  16
Jet Engine:  22
GA Helicopters:  6

Annual Operations (as of 10/20/2018)

Total Operations:  70522
Commercial:  15479 21.9%
Air Taxi:  15407 21.8%
GA Local:  5837 8.3%
GA Itinerant:  31775 45.1%
Military Aircraft:  2024 2.9%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  LEXINGTON
119.1
257.8
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  132.35
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  LEXINGTON
120.15 ;040-220
120.75 ;221-039
259.3 ;040-220
298.9 ;221-039
Hrs: 24

133.4 ;(040-220)
Departure:  LEXINGTON
120.15 ;040-220
120.75 ;221-039
259.3 ;040-220
298.9 ;221-039
Hrs: 24

133.4 ;(040-220)
ATIS:  126.3
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (859-281-5700)
EMERG:  243.0
CLASS C:  120.15 ;040-220
CLASS C:  120.75 ;221-039
CLASS C:  259.3 ;040-220
EMERG:  121.5
CLASS C:  298.9 ;221-039

  • ASR ELEV: 952.3
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ERIC J. FRANKL, A.A.E.
4000 TERMINAL DRIVE, SUITE 206
LEXINGTON, KY 40510
859-425-3100
LEXINGTON-FAYETTE CO ARPT BRD
4000 TERMINAL DRIVE, SUITE 206
LEXINGTON, KY 40510
859-425-3100

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 859

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Sprite-Flite Jet As
  
253-9050
TAC Air
  
Unicom 122.95 255-7724 100LL, Mogas, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/20/19 to 0901Z 07/18/19.

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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
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-1
HOT HOT SPOT SE-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 04 SE-1 Changed
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 22 SE-1 Changed
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04 SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 09 SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22 SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 27 SE-1
IAP VOR-A SE-1 Changed
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-1
STAR CLEGG FIVE SE-1
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Maps

Lexington - Blue Grass (LEX) Airport Terminal Map

Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

LEX Airport Sectional

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LEX Airport Diagram

Blue Grass Airport (LEX) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

TAF

Navigation Aids (Navaids) near LEX

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
14.4 Georgetown-Scott County Regional Airport
(27K)
34 40 100LL, Jet A+
16.5 Capital City Airport
(FFT KFFT FFT)
301 306 100LL, Jet A+
27.6 Central Kentucky Regional Airport
(RGA)
151 157 100LL, Jet A+
28.6 Stuart Powell Field Airport
(KDVK DVK)
195 200 100LL, Jet A+
29.8 Mount Sterling-Montgomery County Airport
(KIOB IOB)
87 93 100LL, Jet A+
37.8 Stanton Airport
(I50)
107 113 100LL
50.8 Fleming-Mason Airport
(KFGX FGX)
53 59 100LL, Jet A+
51.1 Bowman Field Airport
(LOU KLOU LOU)
283 288 100LL, Jet A
52.6 Taylor County Airport
(KAAS AAS)
219 224 100LL, Jet A+
53.9 Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport
(SDF KSDF SDF)
279 284 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
56.8 Clark Regional Airport
(KJVY JVY)
290 295 100LL, Jet A
59.0 Lake Cumberland Regional Airport
(SME KSME SME)
180 186 100LL, Jet A+
59.2 Madison Municipal Airport
(MDN KIMS IMS)
317 322 100LL, Jet A
60.8 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport
(CVG KCVG CVG)
357 363 100LL, Jet A
62.3 London-Corbin Airport-Magee Field Airport
(LOZ KLOZ LOZ)
155 161 100LL, Jet A+
64.6 Cincinnati Municipal Airport Lunken Field Airport
(LUK KLUK LUK)
7 13 100LL, Jet A+
65.2 Clermont County Airport
(I69)
16 22 100LL, Jet A
65.8 Addington Field Airport
(EKX KEKX EKX)
251 256 100LL, Jet A+
73.8 Cincinnati West Airport
(I67)
354 360 100LL
74.9 Wendell H Ford Airport
(KCPF CPF)
120 127 100LL, Jet A+

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KLEX NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within
NM of KLEX

NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

Locations (ICAO):
Buffer (Both Sides):
NM
Include:

Ratings & Reviews

Blue Grass Airport Ratings

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

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote 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
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Wireless Internet Access
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Telephones
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restrooms
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Security Lines
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Parking Pricing
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Remarks

A110-1 FLIGHT NOTIFICATION SERVICE (ADCUS) AVAILABLE.
A110-3 AER 22 HAS PAINTED MURAL ON RETAINING WALL BEFORE RY THLD WHICH GIVES ILLUSION OF ELEVATED BRIDGE STRUCTURE.
A110-4 AIR CARRIER OPERATIONS PROHIBITED ON RY 09/27. TWY B AND TWY F WEST OF TWY F3
A110-5 DURING LEFT PATTERNS FOR RWY 22, DO NOT MISTAKE RWY 27 FOR RWY 22
A110-6 TWY A7 CLSD TO ACFT WINGSPAN MORE THAN 150FT.
A26 ICS/INDEX D ARFF CAPABILITIES UPON REQUEST.
E80 US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT.
E80 1 US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT.

Runways

LEX Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 04/22
09/27
Longest Runway: 04/22 is 7004 ft (2135 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 04, 22

LEX Airport Runway Details

Runway 04/22  7004 ft x 150 ft (2135 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 04/14/2012
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  59 /F/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  140.
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  169.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  275.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 04

Runway 22

Elevation: 
940 973
Latitude: 
38-01-39.6854N 38-02-31.4865N
Longitude: 
084-36-54.3917W 084-35-56.3106W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
42 222
ILS Type: 
ILS ILS
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
TREE TREE
Object Height: 
36 54
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
2000 1980
Object Centerline Offset: 
210 ft. right of centerline 120 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Yes No
Centerline Lights: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
60 60
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
7004 7004
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
7004 7004
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
7004 7004
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
6604 6604

Runway 09/27  4000 ft x 75 ft (1219 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 04/14/2012
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - No special surface treatment
Runway Pavement Class:  15 /R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 09

Runway 27

Elevation: 
950 974
Latitude: 
38-02-21.5556N 38-02-26.3962N
Longitude: 
084-37-05.7597W 084-36-16.1371W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
83 263
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
210 ft. right of centerline 120 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
43 43
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
4000 4000
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
4000 4000
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
4000 4000
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
4000 4000

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A+
Landing Fees: 
Yes
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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