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Wilgrove Air Park Airport

Charlotte, NC

Phone: 704-545-1875
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:799 ft (243.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:9.00 mi. E of Charlotte
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 2835 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:2835 x 40ft. / 864.1 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 10000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17No Data
non-standardNo Data100' Disp Threshold
Trees, 43 ft Left of center, 43 ft high, 218 ft from end
+65 Ft Trees 0-200 Ft Fm Thld 80 Ft R of Cntrln and +50 Ft Trees 0-200 Ft Fm Thld 60 Ft L of Cntrln Apch Slope 2:1 to Dsplcd Thld Ry 17 & 35 Small Numbers and Faded Cntrln
35No Data
non-standardNo Data200' Disp Threshold
Tree, 50 ft Right of center, 60 ft high, 352 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
+5 Ft Fence 20 Ft From Thld on Cntrln; Road 60 Ft From Thld on Cntrln; 23 Ft Trees 113 Ft Fm Thld 0 Both Sides Cntrln Apch Slope 6:1 at Dsplcd Thld Dsplcd Thld Mkd for Day Opns with Three Cones Each Side of Ry

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Wilgrove Aviation and Flight School
  • Maintenance
  • Fuel
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.725
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Public

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N35 12.8253' / W80 40.2041'
    Charts:NACO: Charlotte Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (1985)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Raleigh (RDU)
    NOTAM Facility:RDU
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1599 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Dusk-0100 Dusk-0100. Actvt LIRL Ry 17/35 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:42
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:12,000
    GA Itinerant:4,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 5/31/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Wilgrove Investments, LLCAlan Cobb
    10901 Robinson Church Road10525 Parkton Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28215Charlotte, NC 28215
    704-545-1875 (Office) 704-545-1875 (Office)