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FAA Information Effective: 3/2/2017

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Marion County-Rankin Fite Airport

Hamilton, AL

Phone: 205-921-9585
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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hours 205-412-8810.Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1630
Elevation:435 ft (132.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. S of Hamilton
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 5495 ft
Fees:No data
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.61  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.75  (full serve service)

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:5495 x 100ft. / 1674.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18435.9ft. MSL
181° mag
182° true
0.6% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 360 ft Right of center, 138 ft high, 2,051 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope
Rwy 18/36 Markings Faded
36403.0ft. MSL
1° mag
2° true
0.6% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 146 ft Right of center, 53 ft high, 1,375 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Marion County
  • $3.61
  • $2.75
On field: NE
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N34 7.0167' / W87 59.8933'
Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
Mag Var:01E (1985)
ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
FSS:Anniston (ANB)
NOTAM Facility:ANB
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1400
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 7 secs
MIRL Ry 18/36, PAPI Rys 18 & 36, REIL Rys 18 & 36 Oper Dusk - 2100; Aft 2100 -CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:16
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,500
GA Itinerant:18,300
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 3/2/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Marion CountyJeff Davis
Box 460550 Dr. Pyle Drive
Hamilton, AL 35570Hamilton, AL 35570
205-921-3172 (Office) 205-921-9585 (Office)