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FAA Information Effective: 2/1/2018

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Pryor Field Regional Airport

Decatur, AL

Phone: 256-355-5770
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Attendance: Attended
For Attendant After Hrs Call (256) 777-1757 Or (256) 729-8676.Year-round,Sat-Sun/0800-1800Year-round,Mon-Fri/0700-1800
Elevation:592 ft (180.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Decatur
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 6107 ft
Fees:No data
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.69  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.79  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.53  (full serve service)

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:6107 x 100ft. / 1861.4 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18588.0ft. MSL
185° mag
181° true
0.1% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
36583.3ft. MSL
5° mag
1° true
0.1% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Ry 36 PAPI Out of Service Indefly

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Calhoun Community College
    Tanner, AL
    North Alabama Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • $4.79
    • $4.69
    • $4.53
    • Rentals
    On field: CTR
    UNICOM: 123.075
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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: Courtesy Car
    Rental Cars: 
    EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

    Operations: Helicopter, Glider

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N34 39.2433' / W86 56.7217'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:04W (2020)
    ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    NOTAM Facility:DCU
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityHSV
    Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    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 18/36, REIL Rys 18 & 36 and PAPI Ry 36 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:58
    Multi Engine:10

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:40,184
    GA Itinerant:111,642
    Air Taxi:3,800

    (12-month period ending on 11/2/2017)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Decatur/Athens Airport AuthorityStan Smith
    P.O. Box 1182Decatur/Athens Airport Authority, P.O. Box 502
    Decatur, AL 35612Decatur, AL 35612
    256-306-9070 (Office) 256-355-5770 (Office)