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Wilson's Airport

Hickory, NC

Phone: 828-322-6537
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Attendance: Not Attended
Arpt Open Daylight Hrs Only.Unattended
Elevation:985 ft (300.2 m) (Estimated)
Location:4.00 mi. S of Hickory
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:17/35 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2175 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:2175 x 70ft. / 662.9 x 21.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17No Data
No DataNo DataTrees, 87 ft Left of center, 32 ft high, 40 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 9:1 to Displcd Thld
35No Data
No DataNo DataTrees, 79 ft Right of center, 41 ft high, 105 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 4:1 to Displcd Thld

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N35 39.1246' / W81 21.4718'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (1985)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Raleigh (RDU)
    NOTAM Facility:RDU
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:8
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:500
    GA Itinerant:250
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 6/14/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Wilson's EstateClaude Wilson
    5284 Pittstown Road814 6th Avenue, S.W.
    Hickory, NC 28601Hickory, NC 28602