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Twin County Airport

Galax Hillsville, VA


Phone: 276-728-4504
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Attnd Irregular.Year-round,M-F/0800-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:2,694 ft (821.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:7.00 mi. NE of Galax Hillsville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:01/19
Runway length: 4204 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (self-service service)
100LL$ 4.99  (self serve service)
Jet-A-Premix$ 4.79  (self-service service)
Jet-A$ 4.79  (self serve service)

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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:4204 x 75ft. / 1281.4 x 22.9mWeight 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
012693.4ft. MSL
7° mag
359° true
1.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 247 ft Left of center, 57 ft high, 1,598 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
Ry 01 Has 10-20 Ft Hill Lctd 150 Ft West of Ry 01, Begins North of Thld
192641.9ft. MSL
187° mag
179° true
1.2% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
50' Disp Threshold
Pole, 268 ft Right of center, 29 ft high, 447 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
Tree 71 Ft Abv Ry End, 1100 Ft Fm Ry End, 380 Ft Right - 13:1 Clearance Slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Twin County Airport Commission
  • $4.99
  • $4.79
  • $4.99
  • $4.79
On field: CTR
36.764480-80.823503
UNICOM: 122.8
276-728-4504
Twin County Aviation Services, LLC
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.8
276-728-2162
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N36 45.9667' / W80 49.4137'
Charts:NACO: Cincinnati Sectional
Mag Var:08W (2010)
ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
FSS:Leesburg (DCA)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:HLX
Approach/Departure Control FacilityROA
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 3700 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 1/19 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:12
Multi Engine:1
Jets:0
Helicopters:2
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,825
GA Itinerant:5,100
Commercial:
Air Taxi:
Military:64

(12-month period ending on 5/31/2011)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Twin County Airport ComsnScott Stansfield
504 Hangar Rd.504 Hangar Rd.
Hillsville, VA 24343-5264Hillsville, VA 24343-5264
276-728-4504 (Office) 276-728-4504 (Office)
Fax 276-728-4544