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Blue Grass Airport

Lexington, KY

Phone: 859-425-3100
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:ATCT plus Terminal Radar Approach Control, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24
Elevation:979 ft (298.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. W of Lexington
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22, 09/27
Longest paved runway: 7004 ft
Fees:Ramp, Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.31  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.45  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:7004 x 150ft. / 2134.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 140000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04940.0ft. MSL
46° mag
42° true
0.5% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown
ILSTree, 210 ft Right of center, 36 ft high, 2,000 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope
22972.7ft. MSL
226° mag
222° true
0.5% down
precisioncenterline: Centerline Lights are present
runway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
ILSTree, 120 ft Left of center, 54 ft high, 1,980 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:4000 x 75ft. / 1219.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09950.1ft. MSL
87° mag
83° true
0.6% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
27973.7ft. MSL
267° mag
263° true
0.6% down
No Datanon-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
  • Sales
On field: N
Blue Grass Airport
  • $5.31
On field: NW
Lexington Flying Club
    On field: CTR
    Mustang Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    On field: NE
    Nexgen Aviation
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: S
    TAC Air
    • $6.99
    • $6.45
    On field: SE
    ARINC: 129.87859-255-7724
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Courtesy Car
    Rental Cars: 
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    Activities: Airline Services, Intensive Flight Training
    Operations: Commercial, Helicopter
    Customs: International Landing Rights

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 2.2050' / W84 36.5183'
    Charts:NACO: Cincinnati Sectional
    Mag Var:04W (1995)
    ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
    FSS:Louisville (LOU)
    NOTAM Facility:LEX
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:75
    Multi Engine:12

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,659
    GA Itinerant:31,720
    Air Taxi:19,589

    (12-month period ending on 10/31/2017)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Lexington-Fayette County Airport BrdEric J. Frankl, A.A.E
    4000 Terminal Drive, Suite 2064000 Terminal Drive, Suite 206
    Lexington, KY 40510Lexington, KY 40510
    859-425-3100 (Office) 859-425-3100 (Office)