Montgomery County
Star, North Carolina

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 06/22/2017 - 8/17/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:43A
Lat/Lng: 35.3846544444, -79.7902620833
35-23-04.7560N, 079-47-24.9435W
Estimated by FAA on 09/19/2012
Elevation: 632 feet Estimated by OWNER on 09/11/2012
Magnetic Variation: 06W, (1985), [-9W (2017)]
Sectional: CHARLOTTE
From City: in Star


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
VFR Operations only.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 07/1965
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Washington (ZDC) Washington Center (ZDC)
FSS: Raleigh FSS (RDU)
NOTAMs and Weather: RDU NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 03/21 and PAPI Runway 3 and PAPI Runway 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800
Contact 'FAYETTEVILLE' Approach
127.8, 343.725
Contact 'FAYETTEVILLE' Departure
127.8, 343.725


Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 10
Multi Engine GA: 4
Total: 14

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/04/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles): 1300
Non-local GA: 1500
Military Operations: 2000
Total: 4800


Owner: Montgomery County
Po Box 425
Troy, Nc 27371
Manager: Kevin Mcneill
Po Box 425
Troy, Nc 27371
(910) 220-1218
Mgr Phone 910-220-1218.


Runways: 03/21

Runway 03/21

Length: 4002 feet
by Owner on 09/17/2012
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Excellent Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 20,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 03 End 21
True Alignment: 021, (012 Magnetic) 201, (192 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance:   460'
Gradient: 1.5 Up
Elevation at End: 572.6' MSL 632.4' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold:   625.5' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 572.6' MSL 625.5' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 45' AGL 30' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.50° 4.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects: Trees Trees
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope: 21:1 7:1
Approach Ratio 12:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 58' AGL 60' AGL
Object Distance: 1454' Along centerline
74' Right of centerline
646' Along centerline
209' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

Deer Occasionally on Runway.
40 Ft Powerline 350-750 Ft from Threshold Runway 21 Across & L of Centerline.
20-25 Ft Depression 180 Ft S of Runway 03 Threshold on Centerline.
Runway 03 Has Uphill Grade.
35-40 Ft Drop-Off 80 Ft W of Runway 03 Centerline and 30 Ft Drop-Off 300 Ft from Runway 21 Threshold on Centerline and 30 Ft Drop-Off 80 Ft R of Runway 21 Centerline.

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