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1A5Civil
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Macon County Airport

Franklin, NC


Phone: 828-524-5529
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Closed Thanksgiving And ChristmasYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0800 - Dusk
Tower:No
Elevation:2,034 ft (620.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of Franklin
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:07/25
Runway length: 5000 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
 
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.30  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.90  (full serve service)

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Runway 07/25

Dimensions:5000 x 100ft. / 1524.0 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
072033.4ft. MSL
74° mag
69° true
0.5% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 343 ft Left of center, 81 ft high, 733 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
6 Ft Hill 0-200 Ft Fm End of Thld Offset 100 Ft Left of Cntrln PAPI Ry 7 Test Mode Only
252009.5ft. MSL
254° mag
249° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Brush, 5 ft Left of center, 16 ft high, 263 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
W 8 Ft Fence 159 Ft Fm End of Thld Offset 134 Ft Right of Cntrln and 9 Ft Brush 80-125 Ft Fm End of Thld Offset 100 Ft Left of Cntrln PAPI Ry 25 Test Mode Only

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Franklin Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.30
  • $3.90
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
35.220380-83.419619
UNICOM: 123.05
828-524-5529
Smoky Mountain Flying Club
    FRANKLIN, NC
    828-524-5529
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: 
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N35 13.3387' / W83 25.1998'
      Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
      Mag Var:05W (2010)
      ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
      FSS:Raleigh (RDU)
      1-800-WXBRIEF
      NOTAM Facility:RDU
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2800 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
      MIRL Ry 07/25 and PAPIs Rwy 07 and Rwy 25 on Dusk - Dawn to Incr Ints - CTAF Arpt Bcn Lctd 3/4 Mile SE of Arpt

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:19
      Multi Engine:3
      Jets:0
      Helicopters:0
      Gliders:
      Ultralights:

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:4,800
      GA Itinerant:7,200
      Commercial:
      Air Taxi:0
      Military:250

      (12-month period ending on 3/9/2015)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      Macon County Airport AuthorityNeil Hoppe
      1241 Airport Road1241 Airport Road
      Franklin, NC 28734Franklin, NC 28734-1513
      828-524-7121 (Office) 828-524-5529 (Office)