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Virginia Highlands Airport

Abingdon, VA

Phone: 276-628-2909
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Attendance: Attended
Unattended New Year'S Day, July 4th, Thanksgiving Day, And Christmas DayYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1900
Elevation:2,087 ft (636.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. W of Abingdon
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4471 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.98  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.92  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:4471 x 75ft. / 1362.8 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
062062.6ft. MSL
61° mag
56° true
0.6% up
non-precisionNo DataBrush, 347 ft Left of center, 50 ft high, 1,370 ft from end, 23:1 clearance slope
Markings Vary Fm Good to Fair
242087.4ft. MSL
241° mag
236° true
0.6% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: Omni-directional ALS
runway end identifier: REIL is present
LOC/DMETrees, 227 ft Right of center, 138 ft high, 3,515 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
Markings Vary Fm Good to Fair

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Dorton Aviation
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  • Flight Training
On field: S
Virginia Highlands Airport
  • $4.98
  • $3.92
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N36 41.2262' / W82 1.9996'
    Charts:NACO: Cincinnati Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (1995)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Leesburg (DCA)
    NOTAM Facility:VJI
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityTRI
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 3077 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 3577 MSL; Ultralights: 2577 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • medium intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    Activate MIRL Ry 06/24; PAPI, REIL and ODALS Ry 24 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:46
    Multi Engine:5

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,161
    GA Itinerant:11,837
    Air Taxi:2,357

    (12-month period ending on 3/31/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Va Highlands Airport AuthorityMickey Hines
    Po Box 631Po Box 631
    Abingdon, VA 24212Abingdon, VA 24212
    276-628-2909 (Office) 276-628-2909 (Office)