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KVJI Virginia Highlands Airport
Abingdon, Virginia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: VJI
Lat/Long: 36-41-13.5691N / 082-01-59.9761W
36-41.226152N / 082-01.999602W
36.6871025 / -82.0333267
(estimated)
Elevation: 2087.4 ft. / 636.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (1995)
From city: 2 miles W of ABINGDON, VA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 24210

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1986
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ATLANTA CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VJI (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0700-1900
UNATNDD NEW YEAR'S DAY, JULY 4TH, THANKSGIVING DAY, AND CHRISTMAS DAY
Pattern altitude: 3077.4 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTIVATE MIRL RY 06/24; PAPI, REIL AND ODALS RY 24 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 128.125 (276-628-2940)
TRI CITY APPROACH: 125.25
TRI CITY DEPARTURE: 125.25
WX AWOS-3 at 6A4 (19 nm SE): 126.225 (423-727-4365)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 127.85/371.85 (GLADE SPRINGS RCAG) WHEN TRI CITY APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
GZGr167/8.6GLADE SPRING VOR/DME110.2002W
HMVr021/15.7HOLSTON MOUNTAIN VORTAC114.6004W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WHINE240/4.923605WVJ ...- .---
HEMLOCK349/32.932002WBAR -... .- .-.
ASHEE301/37.541007WJUH .--- ..- ....

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
PRIST, ANTI-ICING FUEL ADDITIVE AVBL.
FOR FUEL AFTER HRS, ARRANGE BEFORE 1900 HRS AT 276-628-6030 OR 888-309-7646 THERE IS A FEE CTC FBO.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 4471 x 75 ft. / 1363 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 36-41.020350N36-41.431953N
Longitude: 082-02.378883W082-01.620320W
Elevation: 2062.6 ft.2087.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.6% UP0.6% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 061 magnetic, 056 true241 magnetic, 236 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: ODALS: omnidirectional approach lighting system
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 37 ft. trees, 1191 ft. from runway, 295 ft. right of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear71 ft. tree, 2108 ft. from runway, 166 ft. right of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: VA HIGHLANDS ARPT AUTHORITY
PO BOX 631
ABINGDON, VA 24212
Phone 276-628-2909
Manager: MICKEY HINES
PO BOX 631
ABINGDON, VA 24212
Phone 276-628-2909

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 64
Single engine airplanes: 43
Multi engine airplanes: 7
Jet airplanes: 8
Helicopters: 2
Ultralights: 4
  • ULTRALIGHTS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    
Aircraft operations: avg 73/day *
46% transient general aviation
44% local general aviation
9% air taxi
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 July 2017

Additional Remarks

FOR FUEL AFTER HRS, ARRANGE BEFORE 1900 HRS AT 276-628-6030 OR 888-309-7646 THERE IS A FEE CTC FBO.

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 9 November 2017 at 0901Z and 7 December 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 06 **CHANGED**   download (225KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 24 **CHANGED**   download (225KB)
LOC RWY 24 **CHANGED**   download (276KB)
VOR/DME-B **CHANGED**   download (180KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply **CHANGED**   download (530KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (140KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

6A4 - Johnson County Airport (19 nm SE)
0A9 - Elizabethton Municipal Airport (20 nm S)
KTRI - Tri-Cities Airport (22 nm SW)
KJFZ - Tazewell County Airport (25 nm NE)
KLNP - Lonesome Pine Airport (30 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4611:46
Sunrise07:1412:14
Sunset17:1422:14
Evening civil twilight17:4222:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-Nov-2017 14:52:08
Local (UTC-5)  22-Nov-2017 09:52:08
 
METAR
KVJI 221435Z AUTO 02003KT 10SM BKN030 07/01 A3014 RMK AO2 T00740010
TAF
KTRI 
21nm SW 
221120Z 2212/2312 31004KT P6SM SCT250 FM221600 32005KT P6SM SCT030 FM230000 00000KT P6SM SKC
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 Virginia Highlands Airport
276-628-2909
276-628-6030
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...
 
U.S. Government AIR Card   Crew cars   Courtesy car   Courtesy shuttle   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Wheelchair Accessible  
 
More info about Virginia Highlands Airport
Shell
100LL Jet A
FS $4.83 $4.55 
GUARANTEED
 
   7 read write
FS=Full service
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