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KFFT Capital City Airport
Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 29 MARCH 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 -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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: SAT-SUN 0900-1800, ALL MON-FRI 0600-2200
Pattern altitude: 1808.3 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RY 7/25; PAPI RY 7/25; MIRL RY 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
ANG-OPNS: 139.35 226.6 42.25FM
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)
RY 25 PAPI UNUSABLE BEYOND 8 DEGREES RIGHT OF CENTERLINE.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 65 ft. trees, 1659 ft. from runway, 386 ft. right of centerline, 22:1 slope to clear95 ft. tree, 2536 ft. from runway, 135 ft. right of centerline, 24:1 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: 43
Multi engine airplanes: 9
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

CAUTION: UNCONTROLLED MIL HELICOPTER TFC OPERATING NORTH OF RY 7/25.
DANIEL BOONE HELIPAD LCTD 1/2 NM NORTH OF RY 25 THR.
DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
MILITARY HELICOPTERS USE RIGHT BASE TO RY 25.
PVT ARPT WITH TURF RY LCTD 3/4 NM 'NW' OF RY 7 THLD.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES: RY 7 DEPG ACFT MAINTAIN RY HDG TO 1800 FT MSL BEFORE 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 29 March 2018 at 0901Z to 26 April 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 07   download (237KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 25   download (219KB)
LOC RWY 25   download (218KB)
VOR RWY 25   download (169KB)
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 20-Apr-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3010:30
Sunrise06:5810:58
Sunset20:1900:19
Evening civil twilight20:4700:47

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Apr-2018 19:58:30
Local (UTC-4)  20-Apr-2018 15:58:30
 
METAR
KFFT 201953Z AUTO 06007KT 10SM CLR 16/M04 A3040 RMK AO2 SLP296 T01611044
KLEX 
17nm SE 
201954Z 04007KT 10SM CLR 16/M03 A3041 RMK AO2 SLP301 T01561028
TAF
KLEX 
17nm SE 
201731Z 2018/2118 04009KT P6SM SKC FM210000 05004KT P6SM FEW250
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Capital City Airport UNICOM 122.80
502-564-3714
[web site]
[email]
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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100LL Jet A
FS $4.60 $3.70 
SS $4.35 $3.45 
 Updated 17-Apr-2018
 
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SS=Self service
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