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Capital City Airport

Frankfort, KY

Phone: 502-564-3714
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:812 ft (247.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. SW of Frankfort
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 5506 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.75  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.15  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.00  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.40  (full serve service)

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Runway 07/25

Dimensions:5506 x 100ft. / 1678.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 44000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
07812.3ft. MSL
69° mag
64° true
0.5% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 386 ft Right of center, 65 ft high, 1,659 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
25783.4ft. MSL
249° mag
244° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
LOC/DMETree, 135 ft Right of center, 95 ft high, 2,536 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
Ry 25 PAPI Unusable Beyond 8 Degrees Right of Centerline

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextRunway 6 dep maintain ry hdg til 1000' AGL bfr making turns; mil hel tfc N of ry uses right base to ry 24

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Capital City Airport
  • $4.00
  • $3.75
  • $3.40
  • $3.15
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
Capital City Wings
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
Flight Fixens
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Helicopter

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N38 10.9039' / W84 54.4050'
Charts:NACO: Cincinnati Sectional
Mag Var:05W (2015)
ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
FSS:Louisville (LOU)
NOTAM Facility:FFT
Approach/Departure Control FacilityLEX
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1808
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
Actvt REIL Ry 7/25; PAPI Ry 7/25; MIRL Ry 07/25 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:46
Multi Engine:9

Airport Activity

GA Local:10,450
GA Itinerant:20,196
Air Taxi:3,570

(12-month period ending on 6/17/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Commonwealth of KentuckyDavid Gauss
90 Airport Rd90 Airport Road
Frankfort, KY 40601Frankfort, KY 40601
502-564-3714 (Office) 502-564-3714 (Office)
Addtl Phone 502-564-0339