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Shannon Airport

Fredericksburg, VA

Phone: 540-373-4431
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Attendance: Attended
Unattended New Year'S, Easter, Independence, Thanksgiving, & Christmas Days.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:85 ft (25.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. S of Fredericksburg
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:06/24, 15/33 (unpaved) , H1
Longest paved runway: 2999 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Parking
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.21  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.94  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.49  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.94  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:2999 x 100ft. / 914.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0683.0ft. MSL
55° mag
45° true
0.1% up
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
240' Disp Threshold
Railroad, centered, 21 ft high, 205 ft from end
+20 Ft Trr 180-200 Ft Fm Ry End 143 Ft L to 145 R Ry 06 +21 Ft Rr, Dist 348 Ft, 16:1 Based on Dsplcd Thld Ry 06 Pvasi Out of Service Indefly First 89 Ft Pavement Ry 06 Marked As Unusbl
2485.0ft. MSL
235° mag
225° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
35' Disp Threshold
Tree, 239 ft Left of center, 50 ft high, 423 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
12 Ft Road 126 Ft Fm Ry End 2 Ft L Ry 24, 12 Ft Road, 206 Ft, 2 Ft L, 0:1 Based on Displcd Thr

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:1300 x 100ft. / 396.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15143° mag
133° true
No DataBrush, 90 ft Right of center, 29 ft high, 274 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
From Runway End 15/33 Outlined with Yellow Cones
33323° mag
313° true
No Data

Helipad H1

Dimensions:30 x 30ft. / 9.1 x 9.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
East Coast Private Pilots
    JLS Aviation
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: E
    Shannon Airport
    • $4.49
    • $4.21
    • $3.94
    • $3.94
    • Sales
    On field: CTR
    The Plane Doctor
    • Maintenance
    On field: NW
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Activities: Intensive Flight Training
    Operations: Helicopter, Glider, Ultralight

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 15.9733' / W77 26.9633'
    Charts:NACO: Washington Sectional
    Mag Var:10W (1995)
    ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
    FSS:Leesburg (DCA)
    NOTAM Facility:EZF
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityPCT
    Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 06/24 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:85
    Multi Engine:5

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:26,919
    GA Itinerant:4,487
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 4/30/2016)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Shannon Airport LLCMr. Jerry Knouff
    3380 Shannon Airport Circle3380 Shannon Airport Circle
    Fredericksburg, VA 22408Fredericksburg, VA 22408
    540-373-4431 (Office) 540-373-4431 (Office)