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KAKH Gastonia Municipal Airport
Gastonia, North Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 29 MARCH 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: AKH
Lat/Long: 35-12-09.5000N / 081-08-59.6000W
35-12.158333N / 081-08.993333W
35.2026389 / -81.1498889
(estimated)
Elevation: 797.8 ft. / 243.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (2000)
From city: 4 miles S of GASTONIA, NC
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 28056

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ATLANTA CENTER
FSS: RALEIGH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AKH (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: SAT 0900-1700, ALL SUN 1100-1700, ALL MON-FRI 0800-1700
UNATNDD CHRISTMAS DAY
FOR SERVICE AFTER HOURS CALL 704-201-1500.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21 AND ODALS RY 03, PAPI RYS 03 AND 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX ASOS: 135.725 (704-868-9034)
CHARLOTTE APPROACH: 120.05
CHARLOTTE DEPARTURE: 120.05
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 127.2
BARMY RNAV SID: 120.05
BEAVY RNAV SID: 120.05
BOBZY RNAV SID: 120.05
ESTRR RNAV SID: 120.05
ICONS RNAV SID: 120.05
JOJJO RNAV SID: 120.05
KERMIT SID: 120.05
KILNS RNAV SID: 120.05
KNIGHTS SID: 120.05
KWEEN RNAV SID: 120.05
LILLS RNAV SID: 120.05
RASLN STAR: 126.15
WX ASOS at CLT (10 nm E): PHONE 704-359-0235
WX ASOS at UZA (14 nm S): 120.775 (803-981-9388)
WX AWOS-3 at IPJ (17 nm N): 119.675 (704-735-6954)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
CLTr279/9.7CHARLOTTE VOR/DME115.0005W
SPAr077/39.5SPARTANBURG VORTAC115.7002W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
STONIAat field26006WGHJ --. .... .---
LINCOLNTON195/20.343206WIZN .. --.. -.
FIRST RIVER104/22.241706WSLP ... .-.. .--.
CHESTER012/25.122006WDCM -.. -.-. --
LANCASTER341/32.140007WLKR .-.. -.- .-.
UNION COUNTY044/39.432606WUOT ..- --- -
FIDDLERS147/39.739107WFIQ ..-. .. --.-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 3770 x 100 ft. / 1149 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 24.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 35-11.883970N35-12.430898N
Longitude: 081-09.172183W081-08.812867W
Elevation: 795.5 ft.779.8 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.4%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 034 magnetic, 028 true214 magnetic, 208 true
Displaced threshold: no90 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: ODALS: omnidirectional approach lighting system
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 8 ft. road, 285 ft. from runway, 10:1 slope to clear16 ft. trees, 252 ft. from runway, 86 ft. right of centerline, 3:1 slope to clear
19 FT TREES 4 FT FM END OF RY 151 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN; 24 FT TREES 151 FT FM END OF RY 232 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN; AT DSPLCD: 16 FT TREES 89 FT FM DSPLCD 151 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN; AND 23 FT TREES 225 FT FM DSPLCD 237 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN;

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF GASTONIA
PO BOX 1748
GASTONIA, NC 28053
Phone (704) 214-9160
STEVE HUSS
Manager: DENNIS MOAK
1126 GASTON DAY SCHOOL ROAD
GASTONIA, NC 28056
Phone 704-869-7844

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 38
Single engine airplanes: 33
Multi engine airplanes: 4
Jet airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 27/day *
54% local general aviation
45% transient general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 19 August 2016

Additional Remarks

PARALLEL TWY UNLGTD.
15 FT ROAD 292 FT FM THR L & R OF CNTRLN.
50 FT DROP-OFF 300 FT FM DISPLACED THR L&R OF CNTRLN.
NOISE ABATEMENT: FROM 2200-0600 PILOTS ARE REQUESTED TO USE RY 21 AS CALM WIND RY & DO RUNUPS ON RAMP; NOT RY END. TO AVOID LOW ALT TURNS TO THE WEST REQ CLNC THRU CLASS B ASP FROM CHARLOTTE APCH.
DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.

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 from 29 March 2018 at 0901Z to 26 April 2018 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
CHPTR TWO   2 pages: [1] [2] (324KB)
LIINN TWO   2 pages: [1] [2] (272KB)
MAJIC TWO   download (228KB)
RASLN THREE   download (174KB)
UNARM FIVE   2 pages: [1] [2] (316KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (232KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (189KB)
NDB RWY 03   download (164KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (15KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BARMY THREE (RNAV)   download (195KB)
BEAVY FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (209KB)
BOBZY THREE (RNAV)   download (186KB)
ESTRR THREE (RNAV)   download (151KB)
ICONS THREE (RNAV)   download (164KB)
JOJJO THREE (RNAV)   download (214KB)
KERMIT ONE   2 pages: [1] [2] (376KB)
KILNS THREE (RNAV)   download (171KB)
KNIGHTS ONE   2 pages: [1] [2] (423KB)
KRITR FOUR (RNAV)   download (152KB)
KWEEN THREE (RNAV)   download (165KB)
LILLS ONE (RNAV)   download (144KB)
WEAZL THREE (RNAV)   download (145KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (206KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KCLT - Charlotte/Douglas International Airport (10 nm E)
KUZA - Rock Hill (York Co) Airport-Bryant Field (14 nm S)
KIPJ - Lincolnton-Lincoln County Regional Airport (17 nm N)
KEHO - Shelby-Cleveland County Regional Airport (22 nm W)
KJQF - Concord Regional Airport (24 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-Apr-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1810:18
Sunrise06:4510:45
Sunset20:0200:02
Evening civil twilight20:2800:28

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-Apr-2018 16:28:43
Local (UTC-4)  22-Apr-2018 12:28:43
 
METAR
KAKH 221554Z AUTO 11006KT 10SM CLR 19/09 A3031 RMK AO2 SLP263 T01940089
KCLT 
10nm E 
221552Z 14007KT 10SM FEW045 FEW100 BKN250 19/06 A3033 RMK AO2 SLP266 T01890061
KUZA 
14nm S 
221554Z AUTO 15005KT 10SM FEW100 19/07 A3031 RMK AO2 SLP262 T01940067
KIPJ 
17nm N 
221610Z AUTO 12006KT 10SM CLR 18/08 A3033 RMK AO2 T01780076
TAF
KCLT 
10nm E 
221359Z 2214/2318 14008KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100 FM230000 10011KT 4SM -RA OVC030 FM230700 08011G20KT 6SM -RA SCT007 OVC020 FM231400 10015G24KT 3SM SHRA OVC007
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