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Guntersville Municipal - Joe Starnes Field Airport

Guntersville, AL

Phone: 256-582-6087
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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hrs Call 256-486-5121.Nov-Feb, 7 Days a Week,0700-1700Mar-Oct, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800
Elevation:615 ft (187.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Guntersville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:GPS
Runway length: 3368 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.60  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.75  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:3368 x 95ft. / 1026.6 x 29.0mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 10000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
03615.3ft. MSL
27° mag
25° true
0.4% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
805' Disp Threshold
Trees, 194 ft Right of center, 72 ft high, 684 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
Clnc Slope 20:1 Fr Dsplcd Thld
21603.4ft. MSL
207° mag
205° true
0.4% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 80 ft Left of center, 5 ft high, 274 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Guntersville
  • Maintenance
  • $4.75
  • $4.60
  • $4.50
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.8
Guntersville Aero Club
    Guntersville, AL
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N34 23.9662' / W86 16.2108'
      Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
      Mag Var:02W (2000)
      ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
      FSS:Anniston (ANB)
      NOTAM Facility:ANB
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityHSV
      Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1410 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Actvt MIRL Ry 03/21 and PAPI Rys 03 & 21 - CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:30
      Multi Engine:1

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:2,808
      GA Itinerant:6,309
      Air Taxi:

      (12-month period ending on 7/27/2010)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      City of GuntersvilleRobert Martin
      341 Gunter Ave20524 Hwy 431
      Guntersville, AL 35976Guntersville, AL 35976
      256-571-7560 (Office) 256-582-6087 (Office)
      Email: Rwmtrace@Charter.Net