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KAYS Waycross-Ware County Airport
Waycross, Georgia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 DECEMBER 2022

Location

FAA Identifier: AYS
Lat/Long: 31-14-54.2000N 082-23-43.4000W
31-14.903333N 082-23.723333W
31.2483889,-82.3953889
(estimated)
Elevation: 141.3 ft. / 43.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (2005)
From city: 3 miles NW of WAYCROSS, GA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 31503

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: JACKSONVILLE CENTER
FSS: MACON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AYS (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: M-F 0800-1630
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-2200; AFTER 2200, ACTVT MALSR RWY 19; REIL RWY 19; PAPI RWY 01 & 19; HIRL RWY 01/19 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 118.575 (912-287-4466)
WX ASOS at AMG (18 nm N): 118.325 (912-632-8738)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY JACKSONVILLE ARTCC ON FREQS 127.575/269.025 (ALMA RCAG) .

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
AYSr099/8.4WAYCROSS VORTAC110.2000E
AMGr162/18.2ALMA VORTAC115.1000E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WIKET183/4.621905WAY .- -.--
HOMERVILLE065/22.520906WHOE .... --- .
BAXLEY187/27.837606WBHC -... .... -.-.
COFFEE COUNTY115/28.739006WOWC --- .-- -.-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+
100LL:FOR FUEL AFTER HRS CALL 912-287-4335.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 5992 x 100 ft. / 1826 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 45.0
Double wheel: 70.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 31-14.336595N31-15.324825N
Longitude: 082-23.887785W082-23.902983W
Elevation: 133.9 ft.139.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 004 magnetic, 359 true184 magnetic, 179 true
Markings: precision, in fair conditionprecision, in fair 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: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: 33 ft. trees, 1322 ft. from runway, 487 ft. left of centerline, 34:1 slope to clearnone

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 5044 x 100 ft. / 1537 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 18.0
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 31-14.591632N31-15.206730N
Longitude: 082-23.989228W082-23.337048W
Elevation: 140.2 ft.136.3 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 047 magnetic, 042 true227 magnetic, 222 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 42 ft. trees, 1250 ft. from runway, 300 ft. right of centerline, 25:1 slope to clear35 ft. trees, 1390 ft. from runway, 34:1 slope to clear

Runway 13/31

Dimensions: 3554 x 75 ft. / 1083 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 18.0
RUNWAY 13  RUNWAY 31
Latitude: 31-15.213158N31-14.849728N
Longitude: 082-23.789850W082-23.254368W
Elevation: 140.6 ft.137.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 133 magnetic, 128 true313 magnetic, 308 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none57 ft. trees, 1625 ft. from runway, 25:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: WARE COUNTY
800 CHURCH STREET, SUITE 223
WAYCROSS, GA 31501
Phone 912-287-4300
Manager: WILLIAM (BILL) STRICKLAND
3098 KEEN DRIVE
WAYCROSS, GA 31503
Phone 912-287-4400
ADDL PHONE 912-287-4401 FAX & 912-287-4392 AFTER HOURS.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 27
Single engine airplanes: 25
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Jet airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 49/day *
56% local general aviation
42% transient general aviation
3% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2020

Additional Remarks

1089 FT TOWER 9.5 NM WEST OF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC JACKSONVILLE ARTCC AT 904-845-1592.

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 01 December 2022 at 0901Z to 29 December 2022 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS Y OR LOC Y RWY 19   download (267KB)
ILS Z OR LOC Z RWY 19   download (307KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 01   download (262KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19   download (277KB)
VOR-A   download (230KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (167KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (288KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KAMG - Bacon County Airport (18 nm N)
KHOE - Homerville Airport (23 nm SW)
4J1 - Brantley County Airport (25 nm E)
KDQH - Douglas Municipal Airport (27 nm NW)
KBHC - Baxley Municipal Airport (28 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 09-Dec-2022
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5111:51
Sunrise07:1812:18
Sunset17:2622:26
Evening civil twilight17:5322:53

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  09-Dec-2022 20:28:15
Local (UTC-5)  09-Dec-2022 15:28:15
 
METAR
KAYS 092015Z AUTO 28005KT 10SM SCT044 26/15 A3007 RMK AO2 T02630150
KAMG 
18nm N 
091953Z AUTO 30007KT 10SM FEW046 27/14 A3007 RMK AO2 SLP179 T02720144
TAF
KVAD 
45nm W 
091700Z 0917/1023 29003KT 9999 FEW020 QNH3010INS BECMG 1004/1005 27003KT 9999 BKN030 QNH3010INS BECMG 1008/1009 30003KT 0800 FG OVC002 QNH3011INS BECMG 1014/1015 30003KT 9999 NSW FEW020 QNH3014INS BECMG 1018/1019 33003KT 9999 BKN035 QNH3011INS TX27/0919Z TN14/1011Z
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