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Guntersville Municipal - Joe Starnes Field Airport

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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hrs Call 256-486-5121.Mar-Oct, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800Nov-Feb, 7 Days a Week,0700-1700
Elevation:615 ft (187.5 m) (Estimated)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Guntersville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:GPS
Runways:03/21, 07/25
Longest paved runway: 4005 ft
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.70  (self serve service)
100LL$ 3.90  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.50  (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

Runway 07/25

Dimensions:4005 x 75ft. / 1220.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 24000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
07608.5ft. MSL
67° mag
65° true
0.2% up
No DatabasicNo Data700' Disp Threshold
Trees, ft of center
25614.9ft. MSL
247° mag
245° true
0.2% down
No DatabasicNo DataTrees, ft of center

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Guntersville Aero Club
  • Maintenance
  • Flight Training
Guntersville, AL
Guntersville Municipal Airport
  • Maintenance
  • $3.90
  • $3.70
  • $3.50
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.8
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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 24.1033' / W86 15.9467'
Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
Mag Var:02W (2000)
ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
FSS:Anniston (ANB)
NOTAM Facility:ANB
Approach/Departure Control FacilityHSV
Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
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:28
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 Ave405 Buck Island Rd
Guntersville, AL 35976Guntersville, AL 35976
256-571-7560 (Office) 256-486-5121 (Office)
Email: Rwmtrace@Charter.Net