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Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International

Birmingham, AL
Phone: 205-595-0533
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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: 0700-1730 TUE-SUN
Elevation:650 ft (198.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. NE of Birmingham
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:ILS, DME, LOC, RNAV, GPS, RNP
Runways:06/24, 18/36
Longest paved runway: 11998 ft
Fees:No data
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 7.09  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.65  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:11998 x 150ft. / 3657.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 175000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
06603.4ft. MSL
58° mag
55° true
0.4% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
runway visual value: RVV is present
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
ILS Gradient 0.16% Up NE
24650.0ft. MSL
238° mag
235° true
0.4% down
precisioncenterline: Centerline Lights are present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
1197' Disp Threshold
ILS/DMETree, 892 ft Right of center, 225 ft high, 5,324 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
Gradient 0.46% Down SW +144 Ft Hill 4010 Ft; 250 Ft R; Apch Ratio 40:1 Based on Dsplcd Thr MALSR Ry 24 Ctld by ATCT But Operates Ummonitored

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:7099 x 150ft. / 2163.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18644.3ft. MSL
183° mag
180° true
0.2% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
LOC/DMETerrain, Right, 16 ft high, 615 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope
Gradient 0.15% Up N
36633.4ft. MSL
3° mag
0° true
0.2% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 392 ft Left of center, 76 ft high, 1,736 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Gradient 0.15% Down S

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Atlantic Aviation East
  • Maintenance
  • $7.09
  • $6.65
  • Sales
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.95
ARINC: 130.57
Atlantic Aviation West
  • Maintenance
  • $7.09
  • $6.65
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.95
ARINC: 131.975
Birmingham Flight Center
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine, Shuttle Bus
Rental Cars: 
NationalBook Now! 866-315-9155
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Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N33 33.8333' / W86 45.1383'
Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
Mag Var:03W (2010)
ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
FSS:Anniston (ANB)
NOTAM Facility:BHM
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1644 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:108
Multi Engine:56

Airport Activity

GA Local:618
GA Itinerant:39,927
Air Taxi:25,873

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

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Contact Addresses

ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
Betty MeyerBirmingham Airport AuthorityAl Denson
5900 Airport HwyBirmingham Arpt Auth, 5900 Airport Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35212Birmingham, AL 35212
205-595-0533 (Office) 205-595-0533 (Office)
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