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Location

Latitude: 
32-14-20.9000N (32.239139)
Longitude: 
090-55-41.5000W (-90.928194)
Elevation: 
107.2 feet MSL (33 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.6 W (as of February 2020 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
7 N.M. SW of Vicksburg, Mississippi
Found On: 
Memphis Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
03/1950
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZME (Memphis)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZME (Memphis)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1107 feet (337 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
GWO
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  16
GA Helicopters:  1
Ultralights:  1

Annual Operations (as of 03/08/2019)

Total Operations:  3692
GA Local:  2301 62.3%
GA Itinerant:  1015 27.5%
Military Aircraft:  376 10.2%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
AWOS-3:  118.85 (601-801-5376)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC ON FREQS 132.5/259.1 (GREENWOOD & JACKSON RCAGS).
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
RON DAVIS
5855 HIGHWAY 61 SOUTH
VICKSBURG, MS 39180
(601) 636-4925
CITY OF VICKSBURG
PO BOX 150
VICKSBURG, MS 39180
601-634-4525

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 601

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
General Aviation Svcs of Mississippi
  
Unicom 122.8 636-4925 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 01/30/20 to 0901Z 02/27/20.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 01 SC-4
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 19 SC-4
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SC-4
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SC-4
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Maps

Vicksburg - Vicksburg Municipal (VKS) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near VKS

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
8.4 Vicksburg Tallulah Regional Airport
(KTVR TVR)
323 324 100LL, Jet A
36.3 Hawkins Field Airport
(HKS KHKS HKS)
80 81 100LL, Jet A+
39.5 Winnsboro Municipal Airport
(F89)
262 262 100LL
42.0 Hardy-Anders Field Natchez-Adams County Airport
(HEZ KHEZ HEZ)
206 206 100LL, Jet A
43.5 Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
(JAN KJAN JAN)
84 85 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
46.3 Brookhaven-Lincoln County Airport
(1R7)
145 146 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
50.2 Concordia Parish Airport
(0R4)
216 216 100LL
58.5 Monroe Regional Airport
(MLU KMLU MLU)
286 286 100LL, Jet A
67.8 Mc Comb/Pike County/John E Lewis Field Airport
(MCB KMCB MCB)
159 160 100LL, Jet A-1+
74.1 Z M Jack Stell Field Airport
(CRT KCRT CRT)
319 319 100LL, Jet A
75.8 Indianola Municipal Airport
(KIDL IDL)
9 10 100LL
76.2 Paul Pittman Memorial Airport
(T36)
149 150 100LL
86.4 Greenwood-Leflore Airport
(GWO KGWO GWO)
29 30 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
86.7 Kosciusko-Attala County Airport
(OSX KOSX OSX)
53 55 100LL, Jet A
90.1 Marksville Municipal Airport
(KMKV MKV)
220 220 100LL
90.5 Pollock Municipal Airport
(L66)
240 240 100LL
93.4 Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport
(PIB KPIB PIB)
119 121 100, Jet A
93.6 Monticello Municipal/Ellis Field Airport
(KLLQ LLQ)
333 333 100LL, Jet A
94.2 Pineville Municipal Airport
(2L0)
235 235 100LL, MOGAS
95.2 Winona-Montgomery County Airport
(5A6)
39 41 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Vicksburg Municipal Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Vicksburg Municipal Airport
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

International Routes Served
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

On-time Performance
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Wireless Internet Access
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote 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
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Seating Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Geographic Location
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Security Lines
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Parking Pricing
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
  • 4.0/5 (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 NORTH PARALLEL TWY PERMANENTLY CLOSED.
A110-4 TERM STUB TWY ONLY.
A110-5 RENTAL CAR AVAIL.
A110-6 FOR CD CTC MEMPHIS ARTCC AT 901-368-8453.
A16 601-801-5380.
A57-01 RY 01 APCH RATIO 28:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A57-19 RY 19 APCH RATIO 41:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A70 FUEL AVAIL 24/7 W/ CC.
A71 AVBL; 601-529-2909.
A72 AVBL; 601-529-2909.
A76 COURTESY CAR AVBL.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 01/19 - CTAF. PAPI RY 01 OPERATES CONTINUOUSLY.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

Runways

VKS Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 01/19
Longest Runway: 01/19 is 5001 ft (1524 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

VKS Airport Runway Details

Runway 01/19  5001 ft x 100 ft (1524 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 12/22/2010
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  50.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  90.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 01

Runway 19

Elevation: 
101 107
Latitude: 
32-13-56.4015N 32-14-45.4552N
Longitude: 
090-55-45.3433W 090-55-37.6288W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
8 188
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: 
TREES TREE
Object Height: 
105 38
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
2500 1100
Object Centerline Offset: 
0 ft. left and right of centerline 200 ft. left 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: 
REIL: 
No No
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
41 44
Threshold Elevation: 
101 106
Displaced Threshold: 
299 472
Threshold Latitude: 
32-13-59.3362N 32-14-40.8259N

Threshold Longitude: 

090-55-44.8780W 090-55-38.3650W
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: 
Minor
Powerplant Repair: 
Minor
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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