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FAA Information Effective: 2/1/2018

Public Use

Moontown Airport

Huntsville, AL

Phone: 256-852-9781
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,1000-1800
Elevation:655 ft (199.6 m) (Estimated)
Location:7.00 mi. E of Huntsville
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:
Runways:09/27 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2180 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.20  (full serve service)

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2180 x 160ft. / 664.5 x 48.8mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09655.0ft. MSL
92° mag
91° true
1.0% down
No DataTree, 189 ft Left of center, 31 ft high, 1,407 ft from end, 45:1 clearance slope
27634.0ft. MSL
272° mag
271° true
1.0% up
No DataRoad, Both-Sides, 17 ft high, 379 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Huntsville Soaring Club
    Huntsville, AL
    Moontown Airport
    • Maintenance
    • $4.20
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: CTR
    UNICOM: 122.7
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Operations: Glider, Ultralight

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N34 44.8417' / W86 27.6583'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:01W (1985)
    ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    NOTAM Facility:ANB
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:
    Light Aircraft1150
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt Rotg Bcn - CTAF Actvt LIRL Ry 09/27 - CTAF Rotg Bcn Out of Service Indefly

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:83
    Multi Engine:2

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:5,784
    GA Itinerant:10,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 10/16/2017)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Jerry BarnettJerry Barnett
    200 Airport Drive200 Airport Drive
    Brownsboro, AL 35741Brownsboro, AL 35741
    256-852-9781 (Office) 256-852-9781 (Office)