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KVKS Vicksburg Municipal Airport
Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 JULY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: VKS
Lat/Long: 32-14-20.9000N 090-55-41.5000W
32-14.348333N 090-55.691667W
32.2391389,-90.9281944
(estimated)
Elevation: 107.2 ft. / 32.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 00W (2015)
From city: 7 miles SW of VICKSBURG, MS
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 39180

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 03/1950
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: GREENWOOD FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GWO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT PAPI RWY 19; MIRL RWY 01/19 - CTAF. PAPI RWY 01 OPR CONSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 118.85 (601-801-5376)
WX ASOS at TVR (8 nm NW): 118.525 (318-574-4866)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC ON FREQS 132.5/259.1 (GREENWOOD & JACKSON RCAGS).

Nearby radio navigation aids

NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
TALLULAH092/5.034402ETKH - -.- ....
NATCHEZ-ADAMS COUNTY029/37.838800EHAH .... .- ....

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL H24 WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
AVBL - 601-529-2909.
Powerplant service: NONE
AVBL - 601-529-2909.
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 5001 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 50.0
Double tandem: 90.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 32-13.940025N32-14.757587N
Longitude: 090-55.755722W090-55.627147W
Elevation: 100.7 ft.106.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 008 magnetic, 008 true188 magnetic, 188 true
Displaced threshold: 299 ft.472 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 105 ft. trees, 2500 ft. from runway, 21:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 28:1 TO DSPLCD THR.
38 ft. tree, 1100 ft. from runway, 200 ft. left of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 41:1 TO DSPLCD THR.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF VICKSBURG
PO BOX 150
VICKSBURG, MS 39180
Phone 601-634-4525
Manager: RON DAVIS
5855 HIGHWAY 61 SOUTH
VICKSBURG, MS 39180
Phone (601) 636-4925
601-801-5380 OR 601-218-5428.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 12
Single engine airplanes: 12
    
Aircraft operations: avg 42/week *
62% local general aviation
27% transient general aviation
10% military
* for 12-month period ending 25 March 2020

Additional Remarks

N PARL TWY CLSD.
TERM STUB TWY ONLY.
FOR CD CTC MEMPHIS ARTCC AT 901-368-8453.

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 16 July 2020 at 0901Z to 13 August 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 01 **CHANGED**   download (240KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19 **CHANGED**   download (228KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (67KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (116KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KTVR - Vicksburg Tallulah Regional Airport (8 nm NW)
KJVW - John Bell Williams Airport (27 nm E)
M11 - Copiah County Airport (35 nm SE)
KHKS - Hawkins Field Airport (36 nm E)
KHEZ - Hardy-Anders Field Natchez-Adams County Airport (42 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 11-Aug-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0111:01
Sunrise06:2711:27
Sunset19:5100:51
Evening civil twilight20:1701:17

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  11-Aug-2020 21:04:50
Local (UTC-5)  11-Aug-2020 16:04:50
 
METAR
KVKS 112055Z AUTO 25006KT 9SM CLR 34/22 A2993 RMK A01
KTVR 
9nm NW 
112053Z AUTO VRB04KT 10SM CLR 36/21 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP144 T03560206 56028
TAF
KHKS 
37nm E 
111759Z 1118/1218 26005KT P6SM VCSH FEW035 FM112000 25005KT P6SM SHRA VCTS BKN035CB FM112300 20003KT P6SM SCT060
KJAN 
43nm E 
111759Z 1118/1218 26005KT P6SM VCSH FEW035 FM112000 25005KT P6SM SHRA VCTS BKN035CB FM112300 20003KT P6SM SCT060
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Vicksburg Municipal Airport 601-636-4925
toll-free 1-888-224-8047
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...
 
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More info about Vicksburg Municipal Airport
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100LL Jet A
FS $4.69 $5.89 
SS $3.99 $4.55 
 Updated 04-Aug-2020
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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