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Capital City Airport

Frankfort, KY

Phone: 502-564-3714
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2200
Elevation:812 ft (247.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. SW of Frankfort
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 5506 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.20  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.75  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.45  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.00  (full serve service)

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Runway 07/25

Dimensions:5506 x 100ft. / 1678.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 44000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
07812.3ft. MSL
69° mag
64° true
0.5% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 333 ft Left of center, 57 ft high, 1,396 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
25783.4ft. MSL
249° mag
244° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
LOC/DMETree, 135 ft Right of center, 95 ft high, 2,536 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
Ry 25 PAPI Unusable Beyond 8 Degrees Right of Centerline

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Capital City Airport
  • $4.45
  • $4.20
  • $4.00
  • $3.75
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
Capital City Wings
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
Flight Fixens
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 10.9039' / W84 54.4050'
    Charts:NACO: Cincinnati Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (2015)
    ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
    FSS:Louisville (LOU)
    NOTAM Facility:FFT
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityLEX
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1808 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt REIL Ry 7/25; PAPI Ry 7/25; MIRL Ry 07/25 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:53
    Multi Engine:9

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:10,450
    GA Itinerant:20,196
    Air Taxi:3,570

    (12-month period ending on 7/23/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Commonwealth of KentuckyDavid Gauss
    90 Airport Rd90 Airport Road
    Frankfort, KY 40601Frankfort, KY 40601
    502-564-3714 (Office) 502-564-3714 (Office)
    Addtl Phone 502-564-0339