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KUKF Wilkes County Airport
North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 08 NOVEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: UKF
Lat/Long: 36-13-24.9676N / 081-05-54.9827W
36-13.416127N / 081-05.916378W
36.2236021 / -81.0986063
(estimated)
Elevation: 1303.1 ft. / 397.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08W (2020)
From city: 4 miles NE of NORTH WILKESBORO, NC
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 28659

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 06/1990
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ATLANTA CENTER
FSS: RALEIGH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: UKF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: DAWN-DUSK
ARPT UNATTENDED THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MALSR RWY 01; REIL 19; PAPI RWY 01 & 19; MIRL RWY 01/19; TWY LGTS - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX AWOS-3: 126.625 (336-696-3788)
WX AWOS-3 at GEV (20 nm NW): 120.675 (336-982-5555)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 125.15/263.0 (HICKORY RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BZMr024/22.4BARRETTS MOUNTAIN VOR/DME110.8006W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
ASHEE146/16.641007WJUH .--- ..- ....
ZEPHYR262/18.732608WZEF --.. . ..-.
HEMLOCK086/38.132002WBAR -... .- .-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A1+
FUELING DURING REGULAR FBO BUSINESS HOURS, PLUS 24 HOURS CALL-OUT SERVICE (WITH PRIOR ARRANGEMENT AND/OR A CALLOUT FEE); CALL FBO FOR DETAILS.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 6200 x 100 ft. / 1890 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 45.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 36-12.905365N36-13.926887N
Longitude: 081-05.901543W081-05.931212W
Elevation: 1247.0 ft.1303.1 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 007 magnetic, 359 true187 magnetic, 179 true
Markings: precision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RWY 01 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 59 ft. trees, 992 ft. from runway, 589 ft. right of centerline, 13:1 slope to clear
2 FT BRUSH 49 FT FM THR OFFSET 298 L OF CNTRLN.
61 ft. trees, 297 ft. from runway, 384 ft. right of centerline, 1:1 slope to clear
22 FT TREES 0-200 FT FM THR OFFSET 247 FT L.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: WILKES COUNTY
110 NORTH STREET
WILKESBORO, NC 28697
Phone 336-651-7345
Manager: ROBERT GOSS
640 WOOD WALLACE
NORTH WILKESBORO, NC 28659
Phone 336-696-2000
FOR SVC AFTER HOURS CALL NUMBER POSTED ON DOOR.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 31
Single engine airplanes: 20
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Jet airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 28/day *
50% local general aviation
35% transient general aviation
15% air taxi
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 20 April 2018

Additional Remarks

DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
NO LINE OF SIGHT BTWN RY ENDS.

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 8 November 2018 at 0901Z to 6 December 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS Y OR LOC Y RWY 01   download (252KB)
ILS Z OR LOC Z RWY 01   download (256KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 01   download (226KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19   download (221KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (588KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KZEF - Elkin Municipal Airport (15 nm E)
KGEV - Ashe County Airport (20 nm NW)
KSVH - Statesville Regional Airport (28 nm S)
KMWK - Mount Airy/Surry County Airport (30 nm NE)
KHKY - Hickory Regional Airport (32 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 16-Nov-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3611:36
Sunrise07:0312:03
Sunset17:1522:15
Evening civil twilight17:4222:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  16-Nov-2018 07:06:24
Local (UTC-5)  16-Nov-2018 02:06:24
 
METAR
KUKF 160640Z AUTO 31003KT 10SM OVC040 01/M02 A2999 RMK AO2
KGEV 
20nm NW 
160650Z AUTO 31011G21KT 270V330 10SM OVC012 M03/M05 A2986 RMK AO2 T10351055
TAF
KHKY 
32nm SW 
160522Z 1606/1706 27010KT P6SM SKC FM160800 26006KT P6SM SKC FM162000 23005KT P6SM FEW250
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Wilkes County Airport 336-696-2000
[email]
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