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Location

Latitude: 
36-28-30.7480N (36.475208)
Longitude: 
082-24-26.6950W (-82.407415)
Elevation: 
1518.7 feet MSL (463 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.9 W (as of November 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
12 N.M. SW of Bristol/Johnson/Kingsport, Tennessee
Found On: 
Cincinnati Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
12/1937
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2519 feet (768 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
TRI
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: B
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  22
Multi Engine:  17
Jet Engine:  11
GA Helicopters:  9

Annual Operations (as of 03/31/2019)

Total Operations:  36082
Commercial:  1587 4.4%
Air Taxi:  9441 26.2%
GA Local:  7737 21.4%
GA Itinerant:  13569 37.6%
Military Aircraft:  3748 10.4%

Communications

CTAF:  119.500
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  TRI CITY
119.5
257.8
Hrs: 0600-0000
Ground:  121.7
348.6
Approach:  TRI CITY
125.5 ;228-046
134.425 ;047-227
317.5 ;228-046
349.0 ;047-227
Hrs: 0600-0000

ATLANTA ARTCC
128.05
Hrs: 0000-0600
Departure:  TRI CITY
125.5 ;228-046
134.425 ;047-227
317.5 ;228-046
349.0 ;047-227
Hrs: 0600-0000

ATLANTA ARTCC
128.05
Hrs: 0000-0600
ATIS:  118.25
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  118.25 (423-279-0363)
EMERG:  243.0
EMERG:  121.5
TRSA:  317.5 ;228-046
TRSA:  125.5 ;228-046
TRSA:  349.0 ;047-227
TRSA:  134.425 ;047-227

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 127.85/269.3 (GLADE SPRINGS RCAG) WHEN TRI CITY APCH CTL CLSD.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
GENE COSSEY
2525 HWY 75, SUITE 301
BLOUNTVILLE, TN 37617
(423) 325-6001
BRISTOL JOHNSON KINGSPORT
2525 HWY 75, SUITE 301
BLOUNTVILLE, TN 37617
(423) 325-6000

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 423

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Tri-City Aviation
  
Unicom 122.95 325-6261 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Nashville(BNA)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 11/07/19 to 0901Z 12/05/19.

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APD - Airport Diagram
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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-1
DP KINGS ONE SE-1
DP KINGS ONE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05 SE-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 23 SE-1
IAP ILS RWY 23 (CAT II) SE-1
IAP ILS RWY 23 (SA CAT I) SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 09 SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 SE-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 27 SE-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-1
ODP TRICITIES THREE (OBSTACLE) SE-1
ODP TRICITIES THREE (OBSTACLE)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-1
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Maps

Bristol/Johnson/Kingsport - Tri-Cities (TRI) Airport Terminal Map

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TRI Airport Diagram

Tri-Cities Airport (TRI) Diagram
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METAR / TAF

METAR

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near TRI

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
8.2 Johnson City Airport
(0A4)
144 151 100LL
22.1 Virginia Highlands Airport
(VJI KVJI VJI)
54 61 100LL, Jet A
25.7 Greeneville-Greene County Municipal Airport
(GCY KGCY GCY)
229 236 100LL, Jet A+
28.3 Johnson County Airport
(6A4)
96 103 100LL, Jet A+
37.5 Avery County/Morrison Field/ Airport
(7A8)
147 154 100LL, Jet A-1+
47.8 Ashe County Airport
(KGEV GEV)
92 100 100LL, Jet A-1+
49.2 Shiflet Field Airport
(9A9)
156 163 80, 100LL
50.0 Moore-Murrell Airport
(MOR KMOR MOR)
249 255 100LL, Jet A
51.2 Tucker-Guthrie Memorial Airport
(I35)
297 303 100LL, Jet A+
55.1 Foothills Regional Airport
(MRN KMRN MRN)
135 142 100LL, Jet A-1+
62.8 Asheville Regional Airport
(AVL KAVL AVL)
186 193 100LL, Jet A
64.6 Middlesboro-Bell County Airport
(1A6)
277 283 100LL, Jet A+
65.0 Wilkes County Airport
(IKB KUKF UKF)
103 111 100LL, Jet A-1+
65.7 Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport
(GKT KGKT GKT)
236 242 100LL, Jet A
66.1 Hickory Regional Airport
(HKY KHKY HKY)
131 139 100LL, Jet A
66.9 Rutherford Co - Marchman Field Airport
(KFQD FQD)
159 166 100LL, Jet A-1+
68.4 Wendell H Ford Airport
(KCPF CPF)
323 330 100LL, Jet A+
70.1 Hendersonville Airport
(0A7)
181 188 100LL
75.8 Mercer County Airport
(BLF KBLF BLF)
49 57 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
77.3 Knoxville Downtown Island Airport
(KDKX DKX)
247 253 100LL, Jet A+

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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Ratings & Reviews

Tri-Cities Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Tri-Cities Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 0.0/5 (0 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
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Public Telephones
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restrooms
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

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
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Car Rental
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Remarks

A11 CITIES OF BRISTOL, TN; BRISTOL, VA; JOHNSON CITY & KINGSPORT, TN; COUNTIES OF WASHINGTON & SULLIVAN. TRI CITIES AIRPORT AUTHORITY SETS POLICY AND HAS FINANCIAL AUTHORITY FOR THE AIRPORT.
A43-27 PAPI RWY 27 UNAVBL WHEN TWR CLSD.
E80 US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT.
E80 1 US CUSTOMS USER FEE ARPT.

Runways

TRI Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 05/23
09/27
Longest Runway: 05/23 is 8000 ft (2438 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05, 23

TRI Airport Runway Details

Runway 05/23  8000 ft x 150 ft (2438 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/08/2010
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  44 /F/A/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  112.
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  185.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  336.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 05

Runway 23

Elevation: 
1488 1518
Latitude: 
36-27-55.2290N 36-28-53.4830N
Longitude: 
082-25-08.8136W 082-24-02.5586W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
43 223
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: 
TREES TREES
Object Height: 
142 47
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
5040 1900
Object Centerline Offset: 
1037 ft. left of centerline 650 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown, Rollout Touchdown, Rollout
Approach Light System: 
Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. II or III Config.
REIL: 
Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
No Yes
Centerline Lights: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
55 55
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
8000 8000
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
8000 8000
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
8000 8000
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
8000 8000

Runway 09/27  4442 ft x 150 ft (1354 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/08/2010
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - No special surface treatment
Runway Pavement Class:  6 /F/B/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  21.5
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 09

Runway 27

Elevation: 
1519 1509
Latitude: 
36-28-41.8939N 36-28-42.6262N
Longitude: 
082-24-37.6932W 082-23-43.3108W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
89 269
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 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: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
1037 ft. left of centerline 650 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
32
Threshold Elevation: 
0 1508
Displaced Threshold: 
0 127
Threshold Latitude: 
36-28-42.6046N

Threshold Longitude: 

082-23-44.8683W
Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
4442 4442
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
4442 4442
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
4320 4183
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
4320 4056

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A+
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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