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KLKR Lancaster County Airport-Mc Whirter Field
Lancaster, South Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 07 DECEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: LKR
Lat/Long: 34-43-22.4558N / 080-51-16.5243W
34-43.374263N / 080-51.275405W
34.7229044 / -80.8545901
(estimated)
Elevation: 485.9 ft. / 148.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 07W (2000)
From city: 4 miles W of LANCASTER, SC
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 29720

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1970
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ATLANTA CENTER
FSS: ANDERSON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AND (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0900-1630
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 06/24 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.725
WX AWOS-3: 120.825 (803-286-6444)
CHARLOTTE APPROACH: 120.05
CHARLOTTE DEPARTURE: 120.05
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
WEAZL RNAV SID: 120.05
WX AWOS-3 at DCM (17 nm W): 120.975 (803-385-2011)
WX ASOS at UZA (19 nm NW): 120.775 (803-981-9388)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
CLTr175/28.4CHARLOTTE VOR/DME115.0005W
CTFr282/28.9CHESTERFIELD VOR/DME108.2003W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
LANCASTERat field40007WLKR .-.. -.- .-.
RALLY137/15.022705WUZ ..- --..
CHESTER108/17.522006WDCM -.. -.-. --
PAGELAND275/25.527008WPYG .--. -.-- --.
WINNSBORO034/27.641407WFDW ..-. -.. .--
STONIA158/31.826006WGHJ --. .... .---
UNION COUNTY093/38.932606WUOT ..- --- -

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FOR FUEL AFT HRS CALL 803-325-5783.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 6004 x 101 ft. / 1830 x 31 m
Surface: concrete, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 15 /R/B/X/T
Single wheel: 44.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Double tandem: 118.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 34-43.115825N34-43.632700N
Longitude: 080-51.786510W080-50.764298W
Elevation: 459.3 ft.485.7 ft.
Gradient: 0.5%0.5%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 066 magnetic, 059 true246 magnetic, 239 true
Displaced threshold: 105 ft.no
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.15 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 123 ft. tree, 3406 ft. from runway, 323 ft. left of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear
APCH SLOPE 27:1 TO DISPLACED THLD.
139 ft. tree, 4473 ft. from runway, 473 ft. left of centerline, 30:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: LANCASTER COUNTY
P.O.BOX 1809
LANCASTER, SC 29721
Phone 803-285-1565
Manager: PAUL MOSES
286 AVIATION BLVD, LANCASTER
LANCASTER, SC 29720
Phone 803-325-5783

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 41
Single engine airplanes: 40
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
54% local general aviation
37% transient general aviation
6% air taxi
3% military
* for 12-month period ending 24 August 2017

Additional Remarks

E67 NAVD88
25 FT DROP; 200 FT FM THR RY 06.
DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
GCO 121.725 TO CHARLOTTE APCH; FOR CD CTC CLT APCH AT 704-359-0241.
ACFT MUST BE TIED DOWN.

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 7 December 2017 at 0901Z and 4 January 2018 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
CHPTR TWO   2 pages: [1] [2] (324KB)
LIINN TWO   2 pages: [1] [2] (272KB)
MAJIC TWO **CHANGED**   download (227KB)
RASLN THREE   download (174KB)
UNARM FIVE   2 pages: [1] [2] (316KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 06   download (239KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 24   download (235KB)
VOR/DME-A   download (174KB)
NDB RWY 24   download (195KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (26KB)
 
Departure Procedures
BARMY THREE (RNAV)   download (179KB)
BEAVY FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (196KB)
BOBZY THREE (RNAV)   download (169KB)
ESTRR THREE (RNAV)   download (137KB)
ICONS THREE (RNAV)   download (150KB)
JOJJO THREE (RNAV)   download (198KB)
KERMIT ONE **CHANGED**   2 pages: [1] [2] (374KB)
KILNS THREE (RNAV)   download (154KB)
KNIGHTS ONE **CHANGED**   2 pages: [1] [2] (424KB)
KRITR FOUR (RNAV)   download (137KB)
KWEEN THREE (RNAV)   download (148KB)
LILLS ONE (RNAV)   download (126KB)
WEAZL THREE (RNAV)   download (128KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (206KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

N52 - JAARS-Townsend Airport (10 nm NE)
KDCM - Chester Catawba Regional Airport (17 nm W)
KUZA - Rock Hill (York Co) Airport-Bryant Field (19 nm NW)
KEQY - Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport (21 nm NE)
KPYG - Pageland Airport (25 nm E)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Dec-2017
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5811:58
Sunrise07:2612:26
Sunset17:1322:13
Evening civil twilight17:4222:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Dec-2017 20:03:39
Local (UTC-5)  17-Dec-2017 15:03:39
 
METAR
KLKR 171955Z AUTO 22008KT 10SM CLR 12/M02 A3021 RMK AO2
KDCM 
17nm W 
171955Z AUTO 19005KT 10SM BKN090 11/M02 A3020 RMK AO2
KUZA 
18nm NW 
171954Z AUTO 20007KT 10SM FEW090 12/M01 A3019 RMK AO2 SLP227 T01171011
TAF
KCLT 
30nm N 
171737Z 1718/1824 23005KT P6SM BKN090 BKN250 FM172200 20004KT P6SM VCSH SCT040 BKN080 FM180400 VRB03KT P6SM BKN025 FM180900 22002KT P6SM SCT025 BKN050 FM181300 24005KT P6SM SCT250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Lancaster County Airport 803-285-1513
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...

More info about Lancaster County Airport
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100LL Jet A
FS $4.68 $4.75 
SS $4.14 $4.47 
 Updated 14-Dec-2017
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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