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Richard B Russell Airport

Rome, GA

Phone: 706-295-7835
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-2000
Elevation:644 ft (196.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:6.00 mi. N of Rome
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:01/19, 07/25
Longest paved runway: 6006 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.25  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.23  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.41  (full serve service)

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Runway 01/19

Dimensions:6006 x 150ft. / 1830.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 52000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
01632.3ft. MSL
7° mag
5° true
0.1% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DMETrees, 575 ft Right of center, 60 ft high, 800 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
37:1 to Ground 8 Ft Abv Ry Elev 500 Ft Out
19624.4ft. MSL
187° mag
185° true
0.1% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 580 ft Right of center, 53 ft high, 1,525 ft from end, 25:1 clearance slope

Runway 07/25

Dimensions:4495 x 100ft. / 1370.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 16000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
07644.1ft. MSL
72° mag
70° true
0.4% down
non-precisionNo Data115' Disp Threshold
Tree, 300 ft Left of center, 75 ft high, 725 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 10:1 at Dsplcd Thld; +75 Ft Trees 860 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld 300 Ft L
25626.0ft. MSL
252° mag
250° true
0.4% up
non-precisionNo DataTree, 200 ft Right of center, 46 ft high, 522 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Floyd County Airport Commission
  • $6.23
  • $5.25
  • $5.41
On field: W
UNICOM: 123.0
Tiger Flight Foundation
    ROME, GA
    Tillman Aviation University
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: NW
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
    Transportation: Limousine, Courtesy Car
    Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N34 21.0467' / W85 9.5200'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:02W (1985)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Macon (MCN)
    NOTAM Facility:RMG
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1440 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt HIRL Ry 01/19, PAPI Ry 01/19 & MALSR Ry 01 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:60
    Multi Engine:9

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:18,122
    GA Itinerant:18,416
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 7/3/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Floyd CountyMike Mathews
    Po Box 946304 Russell Field Rd Ne
    Rome, GA 30161Rome, GA 30161
    706-295-7835 (Office) 706-295-7835 (Office)