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Mc Ghee Tyson Airport

Knoxville, TN


Phone: 865-342-3088
www.tys.org
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:ATCT plus Terminal Radar Approach Control, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24
Elevation:981 ft (299.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:10.00 mi. S of Knoxville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runways:05L/23R, 05R/23L
Longest paved runway: 9005 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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  • Diagram
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.61  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.61  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.71  (full serve service)

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Runway 05L/23R

Dimensions:9005 x 150ft. / 2744.7 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 90000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05L922.6ft. MSL
48° mag
45° true
0.6% up
precisioncenterline: Centerline Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
ILSNortheast
23R976.5ft. MSL
228° mag
225° true
0.6% down
precisionend touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
ILSSouthwest

Runway 05R/23L

Dimensions:9000 x 150ft. / 2743.2 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05R938.5ft. MSL
48° mag
45° true
0.3% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
Northeast
23L962.3ft. MSL
228° mag
225° true
0.3% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown
400' Disp Threshold
Tree, 175 ft Left of center, 43 ft high, 1,975 ft from end, 41:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Aircraft Technicans
  • Maintenance
ALCOA, TN
865-681-4553
Horizon Avionics, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: NE
865-980-7858
TAC Air
  • $6.61
  • $5.61
  • $6.71
On field: SE
UNICOM: 122.95
ARINC: 128.95
865-970-9000
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Limousine
Rental Cars: 
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Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N35 48.6583' / W83 59.6417'
Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
Mag Var:03W (1985)
ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
FSS:Nashville (BNA)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:TYS
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 2000 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:60
Multi Engine:31
Jets:37
Helicopters:1
Gliders:
Ultralights:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:4,347
GA Itinerant:28,456
Commercial:8,947
Air Taxi:34,755
Military:25,627

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Metropolitan Knoxville Airport AuthorityWilliam F. Marrison
Mc Ghee Tyson AirportP.O. Box 15600
Alcoa, TN 37701Knoxville, TN 37901
865-342-3000 (Office) 865-342-3088 (Office)