Jackson County
Sylva, North Carolina

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 10/12/2017 - 12/7/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:24A
Lat/Lng:35.3172110833, -83.2097038056
35-19-01.9599N, 083-12-34.9337W
Estimated by STATE on 12/04/2001
Elevation:2857 feetSurveyedby STATEon 12/04/2001
Magnetic Variation:05W,(2000),[-6W (2017)]
From City:3nmSE of Sylva


Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Publicly owned
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Atlanta Center(ZTL)
FSS:Raleigh FSS(RDU)
NOTAMs and Weather:RDUNOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude:3857 MSL (1000 AGL)
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:Activate MIRL Runway 15/33; PAPI Runway 15/33 and REIL Runway 15/33 - CTAF.
Beacon:Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee:no




Fuel:Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Fuel 24 Hour Credit Card Service Available.
Airframe Repair:None
Powerplant Repair:None
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None
Transient Storage:Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:11

Annual Operations

For year ending:05/09/2017
Local GA (< 20 miles):1600
Non-local GA:2500
Military Operations:200


Owner:Jackson Co Airport Authority
401 Grindstaff Cove Rd, Suite a-207
Sylva, Nc 28779
Manager:Jim Rowell
401 Grindstaff Cove Rd, Suite a-207
Sylva, Nc 28779



Runway 15/33

Length:3210 feet
by Faa on 09/16/2013
Width:60 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 15 End 33
True Alignment:142,(136 Magnetic)322,(316 Magnetic)
Runway Markings:Nonprecision Instrument,Good ConditionNonprecision Instrument,Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 150'
Gradient:1.3 1.6 Up
Elevation at End:2856.6' MSL2806.6' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 2807.4' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:2856.6' MSL2807.4' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:30' AGL29' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.50°3.09°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:2-light PAPI on left side of runway
PAPI Unusbl Byn 8 Deg Left of Centerline
2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):YesYes
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a visual approachUtility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope:23:10:1
Dspld Threshold Slope 24:1 .
Object Height:75' AGL6' AGL
Object Distance:1992' Along centerline
167' Left of centerline
201' Along centerline
16' Left of centerline
Other Objects:Due to 13 Ft Bushes Located 0-200 Ft from Runway End Offset from Centerline 79 Ft Right and Offset from Centerline 120 Ft Left 



Additional Remarks

Mtn Hazard Beacon Lights Located on Mtn Range Approx 1.7 Miles SSW of Airport - Lights Operation Unreliable.
Runway 15 300 Ft Dropoff 300 Ft from Threshold Both Sides and 90 Ft Left/Right of Centerline Along Runway.
Runway 33 300 Ft Dropoff 200 Ft from Threshold 50 Ft Left of Centerline.
Rapidly Rising Terrain All Quadrants.

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