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KFFT Capital City Airport
Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: FFT
Lat/Long: 38-10-54.2341N / 084-54-24.2992W
38-10.903902N / 084-54.404987W
38.1817317 / -84.9067498
(estimated)
Elevation: 812.3 ft. / 247.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (2015)
From city: 1 mile SW of FRANKFORT, KY
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 40601

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1954
Control tower: no
ARTCC: INDIANAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LOUISVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FFT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0600-2200, ALL SAT-SUN 0900-1800
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 07/25; PAPI RWY 07/25 AND MIRL RWY 07/25 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS: 119.275 (502-227-5087)
LEXINGTON APPROACH: 120.75
LEXINGTON DEPARTURE: 120.75
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 118.65
WX ASOS at LEX (17 nm SE): PHONE 859-281-5700

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FFT at fieldFRANKFORT VOR109.4003W
HYKr302/24.2LEXINGTON VOR/DME112.6000E
IIUr081/32.0LOUISVILLE VORTAC114.8001E
BQMr099/35.9BOWMAN VOR/DME112.2004W
FLMr229/39.7FALMOUTH VOR/DME117.0004W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GOODALL352/36.931103WDVK -.. ...- -.-

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 5506 x 100 ft. / 1678 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 44.0
Double wheel: 51.0
Double tandem: 82.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 7  RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 38-10.704342N38-11.103462N
Longitude: 084-54.921002W084-53.888972W
Elevation: 812.3 ft.783.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.6%0.6%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 069 magnetic, 064 true249 magnetic, 244 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
PAPI RWY 25 UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 68 ft. trees, 1654 ft. from runway, 384 ft. right of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear54 ft. tree, 1612 ft. from runway, 295 ft. left of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY
90 AIRPORT RD
FRANKFORT, KY 40601
Phone 502-564-3714
Manager: DAVID GAUSS
90 AIRPORT ROAD
FRANKFORT, KY 40601
Phone 502-564-3714
ADDTL PHONE 502-564-0339

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 67
Single engine airplanes: 42
Multi engine airplanes: 10
Jet airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 11
Military aircraft: 3
    
Aircraft operations: avg 107/day *
51% transient general aviation
27% local general aviation
13% military
9% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 17 June 2016

Additional Remarks

CTN: UNCONTROLLED MIL HEL TFC OPG NORTH OF RWY 07/25.
CTC ANG OPS 42.25/139.35/226.6.
DANIEL BOONE HELIPAD LCTD 1/2 NM NORTH OF RWY 25 THLD.
DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
MIL HEL USE RIGHT BASE TO RWY 25.
PVT AP WITH TURF RWY LCTD 3/4 NM 'NW' OF RWY 07 THLD.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCS: RWY 7 DEPG ACFT MNTN RWY HDG TO 1800 FT MSL BFR TURNING.
MILITARY: ARNG OPS - UHF FREQ 226.55

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 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 07   download (237KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 25   download (219KB)
LOC RWY 25   download (216KB)
VOR RWY 25   download (170KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (32KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (126KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KLEX - Blue Grass Airport (17 nm SE)
27K - Georgetown-Scott County Regional Airport (22 nm E)
0I8 - Cynthiana-Harrison County Airport (31 nm E)
KBRY - Samuels Field Airport (36 nm SW)
KLOU - Bowman Field Airport (36 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 13-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:1912:19
Sunrise07:4912:49
Sunset17:1922:19
Evening civil twilight17:4922:49

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  13-Dec-2018 06:17:26
Local (UTC-5)  13-Dec-2018 01:17:26
 
METAR
KFFT 130553Z AUTO 22008KT 10SM CLR 07/02 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP170 T00720017 10100 20072 51008
KLEX 
17nm SE 
130554Z 21013KT 10SM OVC032 09/01 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP177 T00940011 10100 20078 53010
TAF
KLEX 
17nm SE 
130537Z 1306/1406 21011KT P6SM BKN035 FM130900 19009KT P6SM BKN030 FM131200 17007KT P6SM BKN035 FM131500 17008KT P6SM BKN021 FM131600 16008KT P6SM VCSH BKN040
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Capital City Airport UNICOM 122.80
502-564-3714
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Capital City Airport is a public all weather facility owned & operated by the Capital City Airport Division, Department of Aviation, Commonwealth of Kentucky, in support of State, Military and Civilian flight operations. The Airport Entrance is two blocks West of the intersection of U.S.Hwy 60 and U.S.Hwy 127 on U.S.60 1 mile SW of Frankfort, KY.
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