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Gastonia Municipal Airport

Gastonia, NC


Phone: 704-864-4363
www.flycarolina.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Closed Christmas DayYear-round,Sun/1100-1700Year-round,Sat/0900-1700Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:798 ft (243.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. S of Gastonia
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:03/21
Runway length: 3770 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.09  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.19  (full serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:3770 x 100ft. / 1149.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 24000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
03795.5ft. MSL
34° mag
28° true
0.4% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
approach: Omni-directional ALS
Road, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 292 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
21779.8ft. MSL
214° mag
208° true
0.4% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
90' Disp Threshold
Trees, 215 ft Right of center, 18 ft high, 563 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
14 Ft Trees 126 Ft Fm End of Ry 246 Ft Right of Cntrln; 6 Ft Brush 20 Ft Fm End of Ry 75 Ft Right of Cntrln; and 5 Ft Brush 35 Ft From End Both Sides of Cntrln. at Dsplcd: 5 Ft Brush 99 Ft Fm Dsplcd 107 Ft Right of Cntrln; and 5 Ft Brush 100 Ft Fm Dsplcd Both Sides of Cntrln Apch Slope 25:1 to Dsplcd Thld Due to 22 Ft Trees Located 770 Ft Frm Dsplcd Thld Offset 62 Ft Left of Cntrln

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Gastonia Municipal
    Gastonia, NC
    35.200815-81.152637
    386-846-2956
    FlyCarolina
    • Maintenance
    • $5.09
    • $5.19
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: SW
    35.200230-81.153303
    UNICOM: 123.0
    704-864-4363
    Gastonia Aero Club
      Gastonia, NC
      35.200114-81.153279
      Stanley Aero Club
        Gastonia, NC
        35.200184-81.153494
        678-480-2643
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        Services at this airport:

        Services: 
        Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
        Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
        Transportation: Courtesy Car
        Rental Cars: 
        Hertz  

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          Operations & More Information

          Lat/Long:N35 12.1583' / W81 8.9933'
          Charts:NACO: Charlotte Sectional
          Mag Var:06W (2000)
          ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
          FSS:Raleigh (RDU)
          1-800-WXBRIEF
          NOTAM Facility:AKH
          Approach/Departure Control FacilityCLT
          Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1603 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 2300 MSL
          Wind Indicator:Lighted
          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 MIRL Ry 03/21 and ODALS Ry 03, PAPI Rys 03 and 21 - CTAF

          Aircraft & Activity

          Based GA Aircraft

          Single Engine:26
          Multi Engine:5
          Jets:1
          Helicopters:0
          Gliders:
          Ultralights:

          Airport Activity

          GA Local:40,000
          GA Itinerant:9,000
          Commercial:
          Air Taxi:1,000
          Military:40

          (12-month period ending on 7/14/2012)

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          Contact Addresses

          Owner:Airport Manager:
          City of GastoniaDennis Moak
          Po Box 17481126 Gaston Day School Road
          Gastonia, NC 28053Gastonia, NC 28056
          704-866-6854 (Office) 704-864-4363 (Office)
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