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Athens/Ben Epps Airport

Athens, GA


Phone: 706-613-3416
athensairport.net
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2200
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 12 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0800-2000
Elevation:808 ft (246.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. E of Athens
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:02/20, 09/27
Longest paved runway: 5522 ft
Fees:Ramp, Tiedown, Hangar, Parking, Landing
 
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.09  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.76  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:3995 x 100ft. / 1217.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02774.6ft. MSL
24° mag
21° true
0.7% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 150 ft Left of center, 72 ft high, 1,500 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Ry 02 Slope 0.7% Up NE
20803.3ft. MSL
204° mag
201° true
0.7% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 250 ft Right of center, 63 ft high, 1,475 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Ry 20 Slope 0.7% Down SW

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:5522 x 100ft. / 1683.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 65000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09755.2ft. MSL
91° mag
88° true
1.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Ry 09 Slope 1.0% Up E
27807.5ft. MSL
271° mag
268° true
1.0% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
LOC/GSRy 27 Slope 1.0% Down W

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Athens Flight Center
  • $6.09
  • $5.76
  • Sales
On field: CTR
33.951289-83.324677
UNICOM: 122.95
706-613-3420
Falcon Aviation Academy
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: N
33.951804-83.323523
770-486-5561
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A, Jet A1
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N33 56.9150' / W83 19.5817'
Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
Mag Var:03W (1985)
ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
FSS:Macon (MCN)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:AHN
Approach/Departure Control FacilityA80
Pattern Altitude:Tpa for Light Acft 992 Ft Agl; Tpa for Jets 1492 Ft AGL Heavy Aircraft: 2300 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 2300 MSL; Light Aircraft: 1800 MSL
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt PAPI Rys 09 & 20, REIL Ry 27 - CTAF. When ATCT Clsd MIRL Ry 09/27 Preset Low Intst; to Increase Intst Actvt - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:68
Multi Engine:10
Jets:0
Helicopters:0
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:13,324
GA Itinerant:21,089
Commercial:73
Air Taxi:2,082
Military:1,349

(12-month period ending on 6/30/2012)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Clarke CountyTim Beggerly
Po Box 448, Co Courthouse1010 Ben Epps Drive
Athens, GA 30601Athens, GA 30605
706-613-3420 (Office) 706-613-3416 (Office)