General Dewitt Spain
Memphis, Tennessee

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 08/17/2017 - 10/12/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:M01 (Mike-Zero-One)
Lat/Lng: 35.2006944444, -90.0539722222
35-12-02.5000N, 090-03-14.3000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 07/31/2008
Elevation: 224 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 07/31/2008
Magnetic Variation: 00W, (2005), [-1W (2017)]
Sectional: MEMPHIS
From City: 6nm NW of Memphis


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
VFR only.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 07/1971
Attended: All year Mon-Fri 0700-1730 (local) All year Sat-Sun 0800-1630 (local)
Airport Unatndd Thanksgiving & Christmas.
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Memphis Center (ZME)
FSS: Jackson FSS (MKL)
NOTAMs and Weather: MKL NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.700
UNICOM: 122.700
Weather: AWOS-A (901) 354-9296 122.7
Contact 'MEMPHIS' Approach
119.1, 291.6
Contact 'MEMPHIS' Departure
124.65, 284.7
Master Airport: M03 (MEMPHIS TRACON)


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: High/Low pressure
Bulk Oxygen: High pressure
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Charter, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 72
Multi Engine GA: 12
Jet GA: 1
Helicopter GA: 6
Total: 91

Annual Operations

For year ending: 03/31/2017
AirTaxi: 1417
Local GA (< 20 miles): 18025
Non-local GA: 8650
Total: 28092


Owner: Memphis Shelby Co Airport Auth
2491 Winchester Road, Suite 113
Memphis, Tn 38116-3856
Manager: Walter Cathey
2787 North Second Street
Memphis, Tn 38127


Runways: 17/35

Runway 17/35

Length: 3800 feet
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 25,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 17 End 35
True Alignment: 167, (166 Magnetic) 347, (346 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: Basic, Fair Condition Basic, Fair Condition
Gradient: 0.0 0.0
Elevation at End: 224.6' MSL 224.5' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 224.9' MSL 224.9' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 40' AGL 40' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 4.00° 4.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL): Yes Yes
Objects: Trees Road
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 20:1 40:1
Object Height: 52' AGL 4' AGL
Object Distance: 1280' Along centerline
127' Left of centerline
360' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Numerous Radio Twrs 1 Mile Northeast of Airport - 849' MSL (608 AGL).
Fixed-Wing Takeoff/Landing Prohibited from/to Grass Areas.
Awos-a Activated by 3 Clicks of Mic.
Airport Closed to Rotorcraft Training Without Written Permission.
for Cd Contact Mem Approach at 901-842-8457.

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