Middlesboro-Bell County
Middlesboro, Kentucky

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 01/05/2017 - 3/2/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:1A6 (One-Alpha-Six)
Lat/Lng: 36.61025, -83.7373055556
36-36-36.9000N, 083-44-14.3000W
Estimated by FAA on 05/21/2013
Elevation: 1154 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 10/11/2012
Magnetic Variation: 05W, (2005), [-6W (2017)]
From City: 1nm W of Middlesboro


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 04/1940
Attended: All year Every day 0800-1700 (local)
for Services Call 606-242-3134 or 606-248-3563.
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Indianapolis Center (ZID)
FSS: Louisville FSS (LOU)
NOTAMs and Weather: LOU NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: PAPI Runway 28, REIL Runway 10 and 28 Continuous Operate Day only.
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800
Weather: AWOS-3 606-248-3095 119.425


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Pilot Instruction

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 27
Multi Engine GA: 4
Jet GA: 1
Helicopter GA: 2
Ultralights: 6
Total: 40

Annual Operations

For year ending: 08/27/2015
AirTaxi: 1650
Local GA (< 20 miles): 9350
Non-local GA: 7500
Military Operations: 400
Total: 18900


Owner: City of Middlesboro & Bell County
2116 Cumberland Ave
Middlesboro, Ky 40965
Airport Board Chair, Glynna Brown.
Manager: Glynna Brown
1420 Dorchester Avenue
Middlesboro, Ky 40965


Runways: 10/28

Runway 10/28

Length: 3631 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 10/11/2012
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 19,000 lbs
End 10 End 28
True Alignment: 098, (092 Magnetic) 278, (272 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 229' 79'
Gradient: 0.4 0.4
Elevation at End: 1154.1' MSL 1139.6' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 1152.4' MSL 1139.9' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 1152.4' MSL 1150.1' MSL
Visual Glide Path Angle:   3.38°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Non-Standard PAPI Two Boxes Left and Right of Runway, Day Use only.
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL): Yes Yes
Objects: Trees
4 Ft Fence 220 Ft from Runway End; 200 Ft Left and Right.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 7:1
Approach Ratio 11:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Runway 28 Approach Ratio 8:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 57' AGL 12' AGL
Object Distance: 638' Along centerline
231' Right of centerline
223' Along centerline
Other Objects: 10 Ft Berm 230 Ft from Runway End 110 Ft R; +4 Ft Fence 157 Ft from Runway End; +17 Ft Road 183 Ft from Runway End.  



Additional Remarks

Ultralight Actvty on & in Vicinity of Airport.
Trees Both Sides of Runway Violate 7:1 Transitional Surfaces.
Narrow Taxiways may Require Lg Aircraft to Back Taxi to/Fr Apron.
Runway 10/28 Daylight Operations only.

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