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KSMS Sumter Airport
Sumter, South Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 20 JULY 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: SMS
Lat/Long: 33-59-42.0920N / 080-21-40.7840W
33-59.701533N / 080-21.679733W
33.9950256 / -80.3613289
(estimated)
Elevation: 182.1 ft. / 55.5 m (surveyed)
Variation: 07W (2010)
From city: 4 miles N of SUMTER, SC
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 29153

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 02/1957
Control tower: no
ARTCC: JACKSONVILLE CENTER
FSS: ANDERSON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AND (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1800
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: AFTER 2000, ACTVT MIRL RY 05/23, REILS RY 05/23 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 05 & 23 OPERATE CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX AWOS-3: 118.075 (803-469-6750)
SHAW APPROACH: 125.4 [1200-0430Z++]
SHAW DEPARTURE: 125.4 [1200-0430Z++]
STAGE-III IC: 125.4
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY JACKSONVILLE ARTCC ON FREQS 124.7/269.55 (COLUMBIA RCAG) WHEN SHAW APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MMTr087/22.4MC ENTIRE VORTAC113.2008W
VANr014/31.5VANCE VORTAC110.4006W
CAEr079/35.5COLUMBIA VORTAC114.7002W
FLOr251/37.8FLORENCE VORTAC115.2003W
CTFr189/39.6CHESTERFIELD VOR/DME108.2003W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SUMTERat field25207WSMS ... -- ...
MANNING348/25.638106WMNI -- -. ..
HARTSVILLE213/27.434107WHVS .... ...- ...
KINGSTREE309/30.240406WCKI -.-. -.- ..
EVANS292/30.842006WCFY -.-. ..-. -.--
DARLINGTON227/35.724506WUDG ..- -.. --.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FOR FUEL AFT 2000 CALL 803-983-6577.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 5501 x 100 ft. / 1677 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 12 /F/D/Y/T
Single wheel: 31.5
Double wheel: 42.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 33-59.411365N34-00.072813N
Longitude: 080-22.062745W080-21.317748W
Elevation: 178.7 ft.181.8 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 050 magnetic, 043 true230 magnetic, 223 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: ODALS: omnidirectional approach lighting system
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 74 ft. trees, 2373 ft. from runway, 565 ft. right of centerline, 29:1 slope to clear80 ft. trees, 3768 ft. from runway, 181 ft. left of centerline, 44:1 slope to clear

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 3081 x 120 ft. / 939 x 37 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 33-59.805598N33-59.452768N
Longitude: 080-21.880413W080-21.441543W
Elevation: 176.9 ft.179.3 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 141 magnetic, 134 true321 magnetic, 314 true
Markings: nonenone
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none107 ft. tree, 1740 ft. from runway, 159 ft. right of centerline, 16:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF SUMTER
13 EAST CANAL STREET
SUMTER, SC 29150
Phone (803) 469-4639
Manager: JEREMY BAUER
800 WINDROW DR..
SUMTER, SC 29153
Phone 803-469-4639

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 38
Single engine airplanes: 25
Multi engine airplanes: 10
Jet airplanes: 3
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
57% local general aviation
40% transient general aviation
2% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 21 March 2016

Additional Remarks

E67 NAVD88
WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT WITH INCR ACTVTY DUSK & DAWN.

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 20 July 2017 at 0901Z and 17 August 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 23   download (275KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download (255KB)
RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 23   download (193KB)
RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 23   download (244KB)
NDB RWY 23   download (179KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (25KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (141KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSSC - Shaw Air Force Base (6 nm W)
KCDN - Woodward Field Airport (20 nm NW)
KMMT - Mc Entire Joint National Guard Base (22 nm W)
KMNI - Santee Cooper Regional Airport (26 nm S)
KHVS - Hartsville Regional Airport (27 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Jul-2017
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0010:00
Sunrise06:2810:28
Sunset20:2800:28
Evening civil twilight20:5600:56

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  25-Jul-2017 03:03:57
Local (UTC-4)  24-Jul-2017 23:03:57
 
METAR
KSMS 250235Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 24/23 A3000 RMK AO2
KSSC 
6nm W 
250258Z AUTO 19006KT 10SM CLR 23/22 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP152 T02330220 52008 $
TAF
KSSC 
6nm W 
242300Z 2423/2605 22009KT 9999 SCT040 BKN300 QNH2991INS BECMG 2501/2502 VRB06KT 9999 FEW150 QNH2995INS BECMG 2508/2509 VRB06KT 9999 BKN015 QNH3003INS BECMG 2514/2515 19009KT 9999 SCT040 QNH2999INS TEMPO 2519/2522 20012G20KT 4800 -TSRA BKN040CB BECMG 2523/2524 20009KT 9999 SCT015 QNH2999INS BECMG 2601/2602 VRB06KT 9999 FEW150 QNH3002INS TX32/2519Z TN23/2508Z
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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Fuel Prices
 
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 On Eagles' Wings
UNICOM 122.70
803-469-4639
[email]
Full service FBO - WSI weather, free wireless internet, crew car, pilots lounge, catering, rental cars, NO airport fees.
 
WSI Pilotbrief   WingPoints™ Rewards   Crew car   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Hertz   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)  
 
More info about On Eagles' Wings
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $5.10 $4.58 
SS $4.82 --- 
 Updated 19-Jul-2017
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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