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Northwest Alabama Regional Airport

Muscle Shoals, AL

Phone: 256-383-2270
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Attendance: Attended
Except Thanksgiving, Christmas, And New Years DayYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-1800
Elevation:550 ft (167.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. E of Muscle Shoals
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:11/29, 18/36
Longest paved runway: 6694 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar, Landing, Ramp
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.45  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.75  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.99  (full serve service)

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Runway 11/29

Dimensions:6694 x 150ft. / 2040.3 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 59000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11542.0ft. MSL
117° mag
114° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
29550.2ft. MSL
297° mag
294° true
0.1% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILSTower, 1,200 ft Right of center, 108 ft high, 5,350 ft from end, 47:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4000 x 100ft. / 1219.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18539.3ft. MSL
184° mag
181° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
36540.9ft. MSL
4° mag
1° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Shoals Flight Center
  • $4.75
  • $4.45
  • $3.99
  • Rentals
On field: W
UNICOM: 123.05
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine, Van
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N34 44.7183' / W87 36.6133'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:03W (2015)
    ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    NOTAM Facility:MSL
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Tpa for Light Acft 1000 Ft; Tpa for Turbo Prop and Jets 1500 Ft
    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 HIRL Ry 11/29, MIRL Ry 18/36, PAPI Rys 18 & 36, PAPI Ry 11, REIL Ry 11 & MALSR Ry 29 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:36
    Multi Engine:13

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:24,000
    GA Itinerant:18,000
    Air Taxi:260

    (12-month period ending on 11/30/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Colbert & Lauderdale CountiesBarry Griffith
    1729 T. Ed Campbell Dr Suite A1729 T. Ed Campbell Dr Suite A
    Muscle Shoals, AL 35661-2016Muscle Shoals, AL 35661-2016
    256-381-2869 (Office) 256-383-2270 (Office)
    Ext. 101