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Location

Latitude: 
33-13-14.2591N (33.220628)
Longitude: 
087-36-41.0454W (-87.611401)
Elevation: 
169.9 feet MSL (52 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.9 W (as of January 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NW of Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0500-2200
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1170 feet (357 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
TCL
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 IV
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Not Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  64
Multi Engine:  17
Jet Engine:  12
GA Helicopters:  7
Gliders:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

Total Operations:  49680
Commercial:  267 0.5%
Air Taxi:  2908 5.9%
GA Local:  20728 41.7%
GA Itinerant:  18335 36.9%
Military Aircraft:  7442 15.0%

Communications

CTAF:  126.300
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  TUSCALOOSA
126.3
256.7
Hrs: 0700-2000
Clearance Del.:  120.775
Ground:  121.8
257.95
Approach:  BIRMINGHAM
120.15
Departure:  BIRMINGHAM
120.15
ASOS:  132.825 (205-750-8940)

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    JEFF POWELL
    7601 ROBERT CARDINAL ARPT ROAD, STE 208
    TUSCALOOSA, AL 35401
    205-792-7270
    CITY OF TUSCALOOSA
    7601 ROBERT CARDINAL AIRPORT ROAD
    TUSCALOOSA, AL 35401
    (205) 248-5300

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    Area Code: 205

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Alabama Aircraft Painting
      
    800-261-1709
    Bama Air, Inc.
      
    Unicom 122.95 349-3991 100LL, Jet A
    Dixie Air Service
      
    Unicom 122.95 333-3000 100LL, Jet A
    Precision Propeller Service, Inc.
      
    339-4105, 800-398-7767
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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 01/03/19 to 0901Z 01/31/19.

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    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-4 Changed
    HOT HOT SPOT SE-4
    IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 04 SE-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 04 SE-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 12 SE-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 22 SE-4
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 30 SE-4
    IAP VOR OR TACAN RWY 04 SE-4
    IAP VOR OR TACAN RWY 22 SE-4
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-4
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-4
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    Maps

    Tuscaloosa - Tuscaloosa Regional (TCL) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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    TCL Airport Diagram

    Tuscaloosa Regional Airport (TCL) Diagram
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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near TCL

    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
    0.0 Tuscaloosa Regional Airport
    (TCL KTCL TCL)
    0 3 100LL, Jet A
    22.2 North Pickens Airport
    (3M8)
    296 299 100LL
    31.2 Bibb County Airport
    (0A8)
    122 125 100LL
    34.8 Bessemer Airport
    (EKY KEKY EKY)
    80 83 100LL, Jet A+
    41.3 Columbus-Lowndes County Airport
    (UBS KUBS UBS)
    291 293 100LL
    41.7 Shelby County Airport
    (KEET EET)
    93 96 100LL, Jet A
    43.5 Walker County-Bevill Field Airport
    (KJFX JFX)
    19 22 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    47.7 Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
    (BHM KBHM BHM)
    64 68 100LL, Jet A
    48.6 Demopolis Regional Airport
    (KDYA DYA)
    200 203 100LL, Jet A+
    51.0 Golden Triangle Regional Airport
    (GTR KGTR GTR)
    285 287 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    58.9 Monroe County Airport
    (M40)
    311 313 100LL, Jet A
    61.3 Craig Field Airport
    (SEM KSEM SEM)
    148 151 100LL, Jet A
    63.3 George M Bryan Airport
    (KSTF STF)
    281 283 100LL, Jet A
    63.6 Posey Field Airport
    (1M4)
    0 3 100LL, Jet A+
    65.6 Merkel Field Sylacauga Municipal Airport
    (KSCD SCD)
    92 96 100LL, Jet A+
    71.2 St Clair County Airport
    (PLR KPLR PLR)
    73 77 100LL, Jet A
    73.3 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
    (KCMD CMD)
    30 34 100LL, Jet A-1+
    73.6 Bill Pugh Field Airport
    (M22)
    356 359 100LL
    76.8 Wetumpka Municipal Airport
    (08A)
    122 126 100LL
    78.4 Key Field Airport
    (MEI KMEI MEI)
    227 229 100, Jet A, Jet A++

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KTCL NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of KTCL

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

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

    Ratings & Reviews

    Tuscaloosa Regional Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Tuscaloosa Regional Airport
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 1.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Geographic Location
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 2.0/5 (2 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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 5.0/5 (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)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Remarks

    A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
    A110-1 RY 12/30 CLSD WHEN ATCT NOT IN OPERATION. RY 12/30 IS LIGHTED AS A VISUAL RY.
    A110-3 BIRDS & DEER INVOF RYS.
    A110-4 TWY D CLSD BETWEEN TWY D5 AND TWY D6 WHEN TWR CLSD DAILY 0200-1300.
    A26 PPR 24 HRS FOR UNSCHED ACR OPS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS 2130-0500 CALL AMGR 205-792-7270. ARFF INDEX B EQUIPMENT AVBL 24 HRS.
    A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT HIRL RY 04/22 (MED INTST ONLY), MALSR RY 04, PAPI RY 22 & TWY LGTS - CTAF.

    Runways

    TCL Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 04/22
    12/30
    Longest Runway: 04/22 is 6499 ft (1981 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 04

    TCL Airport Runway Details

    Runway 04/22  6499 ft x 150 ft (1981 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 04/17/2013
    Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  22 /F/C/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  61.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  87.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  168.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 04

    Runway 22

    Elevation: 
    153 164
    Latitude: 
    33-12-36.5360N 33-13-25.0481N
    Longitude: 
    087-37-09.0362W 087-36-18.8292W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    41 221
    ILS Type: 
    ILS
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Precision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Good Good
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREE
    Object Height: 
    0 38
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 1550
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    100 ft. left of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    50
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    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

    Runway 12/30  4001 ft x 100 ft (1220 m x 30 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 04/17/2013
    Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
    Runway Pavement Class:  4 /F/B/X/T
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  15.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 12

    Runway 30

    Elevation: 
    167 165
    Latitude: 
    33-13-44.9738N 33-13-27.3036N
    Longitude: 
    087-36-57.4187W 087-36-15.2707W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    117 297
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREE TREES
    Object Height: 
    40 61
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    850 1725
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    100 ft. left of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    58
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    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

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    High Pressure / Low Pressure
    Fuel Available: 
    100, Jet A, Jet A++
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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