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KSJS Big Sandy Regional Airport
Prestonsburg, Kentucky, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 11 OCTOBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: SJS
Lat/Long: 37-45-03.7000N / 082-38-12.1000W
37-45.061667N / 082-38.201667W
37.7510278 / -82.6366944
(estimated)
Elevation: 1221.2 ft. / 372.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (1990)
From city: 9 miles NE of PRESTONSBURG, KY
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 41214

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1986
Control tower: no
ARTCC: INDIANAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LOUISVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LOU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-DUSK
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY3/21 AND REIL RY3 & 21 - CTAF. PAPI RY3 & RY21 OPER CONTINUOUSLY
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.05
WX AWOS-3: 120.175 (606-298-4143)
HUNTINGTON APPROACH: 119.75
HUNTINGTON DEPARTURE: 119.75
WX AWOS-3 at PBX (12 nm S): 121.225 (606-437-6701)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
ECBr154/27.7NEWCOMBE VORTAC110.4002W
AZQr058/36.8HAZARD VOR/DME111.2004W

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 37-44.708500N37-45.413733N
Longitude: 082-38.469167W082-37.933167W
Elevation: 1169.7 ft.1221.1 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 036 magnetic, 031 true216 magnetic, 211 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 7 ft. tree, 270 ft. from runway, 243 ft. left of centerline, 10:1 slope to clear
90FT TREE 1799FT DSTC 408FT R 17:1 TO THLD; 49FT TREE 1170FT DSTC 441FT R 19:1 TO THLD.
none

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: BIG SANDY REGIONAL AIRPORT BD
2960 AIRPORT ROAD
DEBORD, KY 41214
Phone (606) 369-6818
ARPT BOARD CHAIRMAN.
Manager: GARY COX
2960 AIRPORT ROAD
DEBORD, KY 41214
Phone 606-298-5930
AFTER HRS SVC 606-395-5061.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 23
Single engine airplanes: 16
Jet airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 4
Gliders airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 21/day *
48% local general aviation
37% transient general aviation
12% air taxi
3% military
* for 12-month period ending 12 August 2015

Additional Remarks

DEER AND BIRDS 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 11 October 2018 at 0901Z to 8 November 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (239KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (244KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (32KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (131KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KPBX - Pike County Airport-Hatcher Field (12 nm S)
KEBD - Appalachian Regional Airport (25 nm E)
KJKL - Julian Carroll Airport (34 nm W)
6L4 - Logan County Airport (35 nm E)
KCPF - Wendell H Ford Airport (37 nm SW)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KSJS (Big Sandy Regional Airport)
Photo by Bernard Green
Photo taken 04-Jun-2017
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Oct-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:1511:15
Sunrise07:4211:42
Sunset18:5022:50
Evening civil twilight19:1723:17

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Oct-2018 09:05:47
Local (UTC-4)  17-Oct-2018 05:05:47
 
METAR
KSJS AWOS-3 120.175 606-298-4143
170835Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN014 BKN018 BKN023 09/09 A3023 RMK AO2 T00890086
KPBX 
12nm S 
170855Z AUTO 27003KT 10SM SCT010 BKN016 BKN021 08/08 A3023 RMK AO2 T00800080
TAF
KSJS 170532Z 1706/1806 VRB03KT P6SM OVC008 FM170800 VRB03KT P6SM SCT010 SCT070 FM172000 30006KT P6SM FEW250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Cox Aviation 606-298-5930
606-371-3973
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Aerial tours / aerial sightseeing, ...

More info about Cox Aviation
Shell
100LL Jet A
FS $4.99 $4.10 
 Updated 10-Oct-2018
 
   5 read write
FS=Full service
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Cloud 9 Cafe 606-298-2799
606-298-5930
[web site]
[email]
Restaurant

More info about Cloud 9 Cafe
on airport  
   4 read write
 

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