8A1
Airport
Guntersville Municipal - Joe Starnes Field
Guntersville, Alabama

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/18/2014 - 11/13/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:8A1 (Eight-Alpha-One)
Lat/Lng: 34.3994361111, -86.2701805556
34-23-57.9700N, 086-16-12.6500W
Estimated by ADO on 08/01/2003
Elevation: 615 feet Surveyed by ADO on 08/01/2003
Magnetic Variation: 02W, (2000), [-4W (2014)]
Sectional: ATLANTA
From City: 3nm NE of Guntersville

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 11/1951
Attended: Mar-Oct Every day 0800-1800 (local) Nov-Feb Every day 0700-1700 (local)
for Service After Hrs Call 256-486-5121.
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Memphis Center (ZME)
FSS: Anniston FSS (ANB)
NOTAMs and Weather: ANB NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 03/21 and PAPI Runways 03 & 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800
Approach:
Contact 'HUNTSVILLE' Approach
125.6, 354.1
Departure:
Contact 'HUNTSVILLE' Departure
125.6, 354.1
Master Airport: HSV (HUNTSVILLE INTL-CARL T JONES FIELD)

Services

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, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 30
Multi Engine GA: 1
Helicopter GA: 2
Total: 33

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/27/2010
Local GA (< 20 miles): 2808
Non-local GA: 6309
Military Operations: 100
Total: 9217

Ownership

Owner: City of Guntersville
341 Gunter Ave
Guntersville, Al 35976
256-571-7560
Manager: Robert Martin
Email: Rwmtrace@Charter.Net
20524 Hwy 431
Guntersville, Al 35976
256-582-6087

Runways

Runways: 03/21

Runway 03/21

Length: 3368 feet
by Ado on 08/01/2003
Width: 95 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 10,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
2566 Ft Usable for Night Operations. Runway 02 Lgtd Threshold Relocated 802 Ft.
End 03 End 21
True Alignment: 025, (021 Magnetic) 205, (201 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 805'  
Gradient: 0.4 Down 0.4 Up
Elevation at End: 615.3' MSL 603.4' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 611.0' MSL  
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 615.3' MSL 611.7' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 34' AGL 33' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
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 visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 6:1
Clearance Slope 20:1 Fr Displaced Threshold.
14:1
Object Height: 72' AGL 5' AGL
Object Distance: 684' Along centerline
194' Right of centerline
274' Along centerline
80' Left of centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks


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