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Franklin Muni-John Beverly Rose Airport

Franklin, VA

Phone: 757-562-8764
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:39 ft (11.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Franklin
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4976 ft
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.99  (full serve service)

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:4976 x 100ft. / 1516.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0932.7ft. MSL
90° mag
81° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Brush, 292 ft Left of center, 39 ft high, 592 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
2739.9ft. MSL
270° mag
261° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 399 ft Left of center, 68 ft high, 1,227 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
4 Ft High Fence 139 Ft Fm Ry End, 242 Ft Left on Apch Ry 27 PAPI Unusable Byd 1 Nm Fm Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Franklin Municipal Airport
  • $4.99
  • $4.99
On field: SE
UNICOM: 122.8
Shelby Performance Aviation, Inc.
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

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

    Lat/Long:N36 42.0183' / W76 54.1283'
    Charts:NACO: Washington Sectional
    Mag Var:09W (1985)
    ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
    FSS:Leesburg (DCA)
    NOTAM Facility:FKN
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityORF
    Pattern Altitude:<Tpa Lgt Acft 800', Hvy Acft 1500' Light Aircraft: 841 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1541 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    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 MIRL 09/27 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:19
    Multi Engine:3

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,700
    GA Itinerant:2,200
    Air Taxi:50

    (12-month period ending on 3/31/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of FranklinJimmy Gray
    P O Box 17932470 John Beverly Rose Dr
    Franklin, VA 23851Franklin, VA 23851
    757-562-8561 (Office) 757-562-8764 (Office)
    CTC 757-562-8575 for After Hour Emergencies