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43A Montgomery County Airport
Star, North Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: 43A
Lat/Long: 35-23-04.7560N / 079-47-24.9435W
35-23.079267N / 079-47.415725W
35.3846544 / -79.7902621
(estimated)
Elevation: 632.4 ft. / 193 m (estimated)
Variation: 06W (1985)
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 27356

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1965
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: RALEIGH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: RDU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATTENDED
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21 AND PAPI RY 3 AND PAPI RY 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
FAYETTEVILLE APPROACH: 127.8
FAYETTEVILLE DEPARTURE: 127.8
WX AWOS-3 at HBI (17 nm N): 119.275 (336-626-7933)
WX AWOS-3 at VUJ (18 nm W): 128.175 (704-986-2097)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SDZr319/14.2SANDHILLS VORTAC111.8003W
LIBr202/27.0LIBERTY VORTAC113.0003W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MACKALL331/26.127806WHFF .... ..-. ..-.

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 4002 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 20.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: NE
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 35-22.772160N35-23.386303N
Longitude: 079-47.563150W079-47.268632W
Elevation: 572.6 ft.632.4 ft.
Gradient: 1.5% UP1.5%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 027 magnetic, 021 true207 magnetic, 201 true
Displaced threshold: no460 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 58 ft. trees, 1454 ft. from runway, 74 ft. right of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear60 ft. trees, 646 ft. from runway, 209 ft. left of centerline, 7:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 12:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: MONTGOMERY COUNTY
PO BOX 425
TROY, NC 27371
Phone 910-576-4221
Manager: KEVIN MCNEILL
PO BOX 425
TROY, NC 27371
Phone (910) 220-1218
MGR PHONE 910-220-1218.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 14
Single engine airplanes: 10
Multi engine airplanes: 4
    
Aircraft operations: avg 92/week *
42% military
31% transient general aviation
27% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 04 July 2016

Additional Remarks

DEER OCCASIONALLY ON RY.
40 FT PLINE 350-750 FT FM THLD RY 21 ACROSS & L OF CNTRLN.
20-25 FT DEPRESSION 180 FT S OF RY 03 THLD ON CNTRLN.
RY 03 HAS UPHILL GRADE.
35-40 FT DROP-OFF 80 FT W OF RY 03 CNTRLN AND 30 FT DROP-OFF 300 FT FM RY 21 THLD ON CNTRLN AND 30 FT DROP-OFF 80 FT R OF RY 21 CNTRLN.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 9 November 2017 at 0901Z and 7 December 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (168KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (189KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KHBI - Asheboro Regional Airport (17 nm N)
KVUJ - Stanly County Airport (18 nm W)
KSOP - Moore County Airport (22 nm SE)
KSCR - Siler City Municipal Airport (24 nm NE)
KHFF - Mackall Army Airfield (25 nm SE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3211:32
Sunrise06:5911:59
Sunset17:1022:10
Evening civil twilight17:3722:37

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Nov-2017 08:38:53
Local (UTC-5)  19-Nov-2017 03:38:53
 
METAR
KHBI 
17nm N 
190815Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM RA BKN008 OVC021 14/14 A2962 RMK AO2 P0002 T01430139
KVUJ 
18nm W 
190805Z AUTO 32004G08KT 10SM DZ SCT026 BKN031 OVC037 16/14 A2964 RMK AO2 T01630137
KSOP 
22nm SE 
190756Z AUTO 21018G25KT 10SM -RA OVC034 18/13 A2958 RMK AO2 PK WND 21028/0732 RAB52 SLP031 P0000 T01780128
KSCR 
24nm NE 
190800Z AUTO 29005KT 7SM RA BKN025 OVC031 15/13 A2960 RMK AO2 T01510133
KAFP 
26nm SW 
190805Z AUTO 21006KT 10SM SCT033 BKN070 OVC110 17/13 A2960 RMK AO2 T01720126
KHFF 
26nm SE 
190813Z AUTO 21016G22KT 10SM -SHRA OVC029 18/14 A2960 RMK AO2 SHRAE0759RAB0759E00RAB05E06SHRAB06 SLP037 $
KRCZ 
30nm S 
190800Z AUTO 21014G22KT 10SM -RA OVC032 18/14 A2961 RMK AO2 T01800137
TAF
KPOB 
40nm E 
190600Z 1906/2008 21015G22KT 9999 OVC025 QNH2960INS TEMPO 1909/1912 OVC015 BECMG 1914/1915 30015G25KT 9999 FEW030 SCT100 QNH2978INS BECMG 1923/1924 34009KT 9999 SKC QNH2985INS TX19/1921Z TN13/1912Z
KGSO 
44nm N 
190656Z 1907/2006 26016G22KT 4SM -SHRA BR OVC030 WS020/22045KT FM190830 27017G24KT P6SM VCSH BKN035 FM190930 29013KT P6SM BKN100 FM191030 29011KT P6SM SCT250 FM200300 30005KT P6SM SKC
KFBG 
46nm E 
190803Z 1908/2008 21015G22KT 9999 OVC025 QNH2958INS TEMPO 1909/1912 OVC015 BECMG 1914/1915 30015G25KT 9999 FEW030 SCT100 QNH2977INS BECMG 1923/1924 34009KT 9999 SKC QNH2985INS TX20/1921Z TN13/1912Z
KINT 
49nm NW 
190536Z 1906/2006 23014G24KT 6SM -SHRA OVC030 FM190700 25013G22KT P6SM -SHRA OVC040 FM190900 29011KT P6SM SCT250 FM200300 29005KT P6SM SKC
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