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Franklin County State Airport

Highgate, VT


Phone: 802-868-2822
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Apr-Oct/M-F/0730-1700Nov-Mar/M-F/0830-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:228 ft (69.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. W of Highgate
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:01/19
Runway length: 3000 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.95  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.00  (self serve service)

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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:3000 x 60ft. / 914.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
01227.7ft. MSL
5° mag
349° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 382 ft Left of center, 67 ft high, 1,626 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
Vgsi and Glidepath Not Coincident
19227.7ft. MSL
185° mag
169° true
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 32 ft Right of center, 19 ft high, 623 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Border Air
  • Maintenance
  • $5.95
  • $5.00
  • Sales
On field: CTR
44.938200-73.095470
802-868-2822
Prestige Aircraft Inc.
  • Maintenance
Swanton, VT
802-868-3443
Up North Aviation
  • Maintenance
On field: SW
44.938709-73.095195
802-752-8423
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
  

Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N44 56.4168' / W73 5.8476'
Charts:NACO: Montreal Sectional
Mag Var:16W (1995)
ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
FSS:Burlington (BTV)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:BTV
Approach/Departure Control FacilityBTV
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1200 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Dusk-Dawn. Actvt MIRL Ry 01/19; PAPI Ry 01 & REIL Rys 01 & 19 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:48
Multi Engine:1
Jets:0
Helicopters:0
Gliders:
Ultralights:5

Airport Activity

GA Local:5,780
GA Itinerant:2,815
Commercial:
Air Taxi:
Military:1,500

(12-month period ending on 4/1/2011)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
State of VermontCliff Coy
133 State Street629 Airport Rd
Montpelier, VT 05602Swanton, VT 05488
802-828-2833 (Office) 802-868-2822 (Office)