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FAA Information Effective: 2/1/2018

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Scottsboro Muni-Word Field Airport

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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hrs Call 256-603-5723Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:650 ft (198.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Scottsboro
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 5240 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown
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  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.40  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.90  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:5240 x 80ft. / 1597.2 x 24.4mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04650.3ft. MSL
40° mag
37° true
0.4% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 191 ft Right of center, 114 ft high, 1,835 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
Out of Service Indefly
22630.2ft. MSL
220° mag
217° true
0.4% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
230' Disp Threshold
Trees, 280 ft Right of center, 85 ft high, 842 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 20:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld Ry 22 Lgtd Thlds Dsplcd for Night Opns

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Scottsboro Municipal Airport
  • $4.40
  • $3.90
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N34 41.3217' / W86 0.3567'
Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
Mag Var:03W (2010)
ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
FSS:Anniston (ANB)
NOTAM Facility:ANB
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
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 04/22 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst Actvt- CTAF. PAPI Ry 04 & 22 Oper Continuously

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:28
Multi Engine:2

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,449
GA Itinerant:6,296
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 10/2/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of ScottsboroTyler Towery
316 Broad St86 Aviation Circle
Scottsboro, AL 35768Scottsboro, AL 35768
256-574-3100 (Office) 256-259-3702 (Office)
Cell: 913-226-7806