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FAA Information Effective: 12/7/2017

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Columbus-Lowndes County Airport

Columbus, MS

Phone: 205-999-2500
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Sat-Sun/On CallYear-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Elevation:188 ft (57.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Columbus
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4503 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4503 x 100ft. / 1372.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18188.0ft. MSL
182° mag
179° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 300 ft Left of center, 68 ft high, 2,510 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
36184.6ft. MSL
2° mag
359° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, Both-Sides, 67 ft high, 2,075 ft from end, 27:1 clearance slope

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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Public
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Glider, Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N33 27.9200' / W88 22.8450'
Charts:NACO: Memphis Sectional
Mag Var:03W (2020)
ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
FSS:Greenwood (GWO)
NOTAM Facility:GWO
Approach/Departure Control FacilityCBM
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft1188
Light Aircraft988
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
MIRL Ry 18/36 Oper Dusk-2200. After 2200 Actvt - CTAF. PAPI Rys 18 & 36 Operate Continuously

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:19
Multi Engine:2

Airport Activity

GA Local:5,800
GA Itinerant:6,900
Air Taxi:275

(12-month period ending on 1/23/2017)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Columbus & Lowndes CountyWayne Patenaude
523 Main St, Po Box 1408368 Fabritek Drive
Columbus, MS 39703Columbus, MS 39702
662-328-7021 (Office) 205-999-2500 (Office)