M83
Airport
Mccharen Field
West Point, Mississippi

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:M83
Lat/Lng: 33.5840277778, -88.6666944444
33-35-02.5000N, 088-40-00.1000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 12/09/2010
Elevation: 205 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 12/09/2010
Magnetic Variation: 00E, (1995), [-2W (2014)]
Sectional: MEMPHIS
From City: 2nm S of West Point

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 08/1959
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Memphis Center (ZME)
FSS: Greenwood FSS (GWO)
NOTAMs and Weather: GWO NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Dusk-2200. After 2200, Activate MIRL Runway 18/36 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.900
Approach:
Contact 'COLUMBUS' Approach
135.6, 323.275
Departure:
Contact 'COLUMBUS' Departure
135.6, 323.275
Master Airport: CBM (COLUMBUS AFB)

Services

Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fuel 24 Hour Credit Card Service Available.
Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Pilots Must Provide Their Own Tiedown Ropes.

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 9
Multi Engine GA: 2
Total: 11

Annual Operations

For year ending: 02/19/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles): 4800
Non-local GA: 2800
Military Operations: 280
Total: 7880

Ownership

Owner: City of West Point
204 Commerce/Box 1117
West Point, Ms 39773
662-494-2573
Manager: Randy Jones
Po Box 1117
West Point, Ms 39773
662-524-0039

Runways

Runways: 18/36

Runway 18/36

Length: 3850 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 12/09/2010
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 30,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 36,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 18 End 36
True Alignment: 180, (178 Magnetic) 360, (358 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 390'  
Gradient: 0.1 0.1
Elevation at End: 205.2' MSL 203.8' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 203.5' MSL  
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 203.5' MSL 203.9' MSL
Objects: Tree Road
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope: 25:1
Approach Ratio 24:1 from Displaced Threshold. Rr 50 Ft from End of Runway.
21:1
Trees
Object Height: 47' AGL 11' AGL
Object Distance: 1400' Along centerline
100' Right of centerline
900' Along centerline
B'
Other Objects: Rr 50 Ft from Runway End. Runway 36 4 Ft Fence 200 Ft from End of Runway.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

(Pay Phone) Pay Phone Available.

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