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Charleston Afb/International Airport

Charleston, SC


Phone: 843-761-7000
www.chs-airport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:ATCT plus Terminal Radar Approach Control, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24Mil Ops Hrs: 24
Elevation:46 ft (14.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:9.00 mi. NW of Charleston
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN, RNP
Runways:03/21, 15/33
Longest paved runway: 9001 ft
Fees:Ramp, Parking, Landing
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 7.36  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.37  (full serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:7000 x 150ft. / 2133.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0320.6ft. MSL
31° mag
24° true
0.3% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
2139.6ft. MSL
211° mag
204° true
0.3% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:9001 x 150ft. / 2743.5 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1542.6ft. MSL
154° mag
147° true
0.1% down
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
ILS Ry 15 Type H Bak-12 (B) Lctd 1260 Ft From Thld
3338.0ft. MSL
334° mag
327° true
0.1% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
ILS Ry 33 Type H Bak-12 1460 Ft From Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Atlantic Aviation
  • $7.36
  • $6.37
  • Sales
On field: E
32.899053-80.032138
ARINC: 131.65843-746-7600
Interstate Turbine Management
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
North Charleston, SC
843-554-9191
Landmark Aviation
  • $7.40
  • $6.63
On field: E
32.897666-80.030143
ARINC: 131.625843-414-9200
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100 Octane, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Public
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Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N32 53.9183' / W80 2.4317'
Charts:NACO: Charlotte Sectional
Mag Var:07W (2010)
ARTCC:Jacksonville (ZJX)
FSS:Anderson (AND)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:CHS
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: Tfc Pat Info: Rectangular 1200 Ft Msl, Overhead 1700 Ft Msl, Lgt Acft 700 Ft Msl, C5a 200 Ft MSL Light Aircraft: 700 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1200 MSL
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:20
Multi Engine:5
Jets:31
Helicopters:4
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:10,520
GA Itinerant:21,297
Commercial:25,724
Air Taxi:26,501
Military:19,261

(12-month period ending on 6/25/2013)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
USAFSusan Stevens, Airport Director
437abg/Otm5500 Intl Blvd
Charleston Afb, SC 29404Charleston, SC 29418
843-767-7010 (Office) 843-761-7000 (Office)
Susan Stevens is the Director of Airports for the Charleston County Aviations Authority. Larry Smith is the Air Force Airfield Manager 843-963-3028
This is A Shared-Use Airport. the Usaf Owns and Operates All Runways and the Majority of the Taxiways. the Charleston County Aviation Authority Operates the Civilian Terminal and Associated Taxiways