1A5
Airport
Macon County
Franklin, North Carolina

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 07/24/2014 - 9/18/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:1A5 (One-Alpha-Five)
Lat/Lng: 35.2223121944, -83.4199966111
35-13-20.3239N, 083-25-11.9878W
Estimated by FAA on 12/11/2012
Elevation: 2034 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 05W, (2010), [-6W (2014)]
Sectional: ATLANTA
From City: 3nm NW of Franklin

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Attended: All year Every day 1100-0300Z++
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Atlanta (ZTL) Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Raleigh FSS (RDU)
NOTAMs and Weather: RDU NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 2814 MSL (780 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: MIRL Runway 07/25 on Dusk - Dawn to Increase Ints - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Airport Beacon Located 3/4 Mile SE of Airport.
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 123.050
UNICOM: 123.050
Weather: AWOS-3 828-349-3156 118.225

Services

Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1 - Kerosene, with Icing Inhibitor, freeze point -50C
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Charter, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 19
Multi Engine GA: 3
Total: 22

Annual Operations

For year ending: 05/26/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles): 4500
Non-local GA: 4500
Military Operations: 250
Total: 9250

Ownership

Owner: Macon County Airport Authority
1241 Airport Road
Franklin, Nc 28734
828-524-7121
Manager: Neil Hoppe
1241 Airport Road
Franklin, Nc 28734-1513
828-524-5529

Runways

Runways: 07/25

Runway 07/25

Length: 5000 feet
by State on 03/15/2012
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Runway 07/25 Has Severe Cracks and Vegetation Through the Cracks and Joints.
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 30,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 07 End 25
True Alignment: 069, (063 Magnetic) 249, (243 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern:   Yes
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.3 0.5 Up
W.
Elevation at End: 2033.4' MSL 2009.5' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 42' AGL 40' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
PAPI Runway 7 Test Mode only.
2-light PAPI on left side of runway
PAPI Runway 25 Test Mode only.
Objects: Trees Brush
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Other than utility runway with a visual approach Other than utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 6:1 3:1
Object Height: 81' AGL 16' AGL
Object Distance: 733' Along centerline
343' Left of centerline
263' Along centerline
5' Left of centerline
Other Objects: 6 Ft Hill 0-200 Ft from End of Threshold Offset 100 Ft Left of Centerline. 8 Ft Fence 159 Ft from End of Threshold Offset 134 Ft Right of Centerline and 9 Ft Brush 80-125 Ft from End of Threshold Offset 100 Ft Left of Centerline.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Rapidly Rising Terrain All Quadrants.
Runway 25 Has a 15 Ft Drop Off 350 Ft from Threshold L & R.
Airport Phone 828-524-5529.
Rmk: Airfield Service Available 110-0300++ Excld Holiday.
Misc: Iach Helipad Light Pilot Activated.
Misc- All Wx Fcst, Obsn, Pmsv Briefings and Support 1100-0300Z++ Except Holiday. Wx Obsn Support 1100-0300Z++ Except Holiday

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