Franklin County
Mount Vernon, Texas

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 02/01/2018 - 3/29/2018

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:F53
Lat/Lng:33.2153333333, -95.2372222222
33-12-55.2000N, 095-14-14.0000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 05/25/2005
Elevation:412 feetSurveyedby 3RD PARTY SURVEYon 05/25/2005
Magnetic Variation:06E,(1985),[2E (2018)]
From City:2nmNW of Mount Vernon


Use:Open to the public
Airspace Analysis:CONDITIONAL
Provided a 90-Day Notice is Furnished FAA Prior to Activation of Airport.
Ownership:Publicly owned
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Fort Worth Center(ZFW)
FSS:Fort Worth FSS(FTW)
NOTAMs and Weather:FTWNOTAM-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




Transient Storage:Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:12
Multi Engine GA:1

Annual Operations

For year ending:07/22/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles):5400
Non-local GA:1800


Owner:Franklin County
200 N. Kaufman
Mount Vernon, Tx 75457
Manager:John Gandy
Airport Board Member/Airport Manager.
Po Box 989
Mount Vernon, Tx 75457
(903) 588-2643



Runway 13/31

Length:3900 feet
Width:60 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Excellent Condition
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 13 End 31
True Alignment:136,(134 Magnetic)316,(314 Magnetic)
Runway Markings:Nonprecision Instrument,Good ConditionNonprecision Instrument,Good Condition
Gradient:0.4 Up 
Elevation at End:395.9' MSL412.1' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:407.7' MSL412.1' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:45' AGL35' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.00°3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:2-light PAPI on left side of runway2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a nonprecision approachUtility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope:9:125:1
Object Height:25' AGL55' AGL
Object Distance:429' Along centerline
250' Right of centerline
1575' Along centerline
90' Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

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