FAA Information Effective: 4/27/2017
Asheville Regional Airport
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
|Tower:||ATCT plus Terminal Radar Approach Control, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0630-2300Secondary Depart. Control Hrs: 2300-0630Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 0630-2300Secondary Approach Control Hrs: 2300-0630Primary Approach Control Hrs: 0630-2300|
|Elevation:||2,162 ft (659.0 m) (Surveyed)|
|Location:||9.00 mi. S of Asheville|
|Instrument Procedures:||ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS|
Runway length: 7001 ft
|Fees:||Parking, Tiedown, Hangar|
- TAF at this airport:
- TAFs from nearby stations:
Minimum Fuel Prices
|100LL||$ 6.97 (full serve service)|
|Jet-A||$ 6.35 (full serve service)|
Expand Additional Remarks
|Rwy 16/34 Closed. Portions Available for Taxi to and From Rwy 17/35|
|Flocks of Migratory Birds on and Invof Arpt|
|for the Asheville Regional Airport Aircraft Diversions Emergency Contingency Plan and Facility Constraints CTC Arpt Admin at 828-684-2226|
|Featured in AOPA's Pilot Getaways Series: http://tinyurl.com/h8knkp4|
|Security Directive SD-8G|
|Dimensions:||7001 x 100ft. / 2133.9 x 30.5m||Weight Bearing Cap:||Single wheel: 120000 lb|
|Surface:||asphalt, grooved, in excellent condition||Runway Edge Lights:||high|
|#||Elev/Hdg||Tr. Pat.||Markings||Approach Lights||TD Point||ILS/LOC||Obstructions||Comments/Noise|
|precision||visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI|
runway visual range: Rollout
runway end identifier: REIL is present
|ILS||Stack, ft of center, 2,561 ft high, 8,688 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope||North|
|precision||runway end identifier: REIL is present|
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown
|LOC/GS||North Right Traffic When ATCT Clsd|
|Name||Location||Freq. Monitored||Main Phone|
|A-B Tech Community College||
|Belle Aircraft Maintenance||
On field: N|
|Mountain Flyers Club||
|Signature Flight Support||
On field: N|
On field: CTR|
Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions
|Asheville Taxi Co||8283331976|
|Lone Star Steakhouse||1||8286845506|
|Circle B Ranch BBQ||8286872323|
|Chili's Grill & Bar||1||8286845067|
|Casa Torres Mexican Restaurant||1||8286846929|
|Carrabba's Italian Grill||1||8286548411|
|WNC Agriculture Center||8286871414|
|Thomas Wolfe Memorial||15||8282538304|
|Southern Tee Golf Course||4||8286877273|
|Lake Julian Park (fishing)||5||8286840376|
|High Vista Country Club||5||8288911986|
|Blue Ridge Parkway||10|
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AOPA member comments are are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.
327945/8/2017 4:18:44 PM UTC
??? That should say "line" up, not like up........
327935/8/2017 3:58:21 PM UTC
Visited AVL on 5/7/2017. Expect some construction and taxiway closures. Signature (I guess it was formerly Lankmark) charged us FORTYFIVE BUCKS to park for 3 hours. $45. Signature, that is robbery and will definitely prevent me from visiting the area for a burger run or day trip in the future. I sincerely ask you to rethink that fee for a single engine piston, as it doesn't like up with anywhere I've ever flown to before.
240843/25/2014 5:49:02 PM UTC
Flew in to Asheville from PA in a Cherokee and parked at Landmark... We were given a courtesy car for 2 hrs to do some business in the Asheville area and our plane was refueled and ready to head back when we returned.... Facilities and service at Landmark are awesome as described in earlier comments.... Would highly recommend stopping there.... Enjoyed the short stay....!!!!
2351210/11/2013 12:08:25 AM UTC
My wife flew in for a conference controllers were extremely professional. Landmark had the car ready and got me a room at a reasonable rate. No one could have been friendlier. Beautiful area. We will be back.
234609/27/2013 1:39:31 PM UTC
Great airport, very friendly and helpful approach control (even though they took me on a 20 mile downwind before turning me in for the ILS because they were real busy that afternoon) and excellent service at Landmark. The rental car was delivered right to the plane; we were on our way in a matter of minutes. It's a little pricey, but if you want to visit Biltmore you don't have too many other options. Be sure to read up on the instrument departure procedures if filing IFR; you need to avoid the mountains!
227936/17/2013 12:11:49 PM UTC
6/15/2013 Landed at AVL in my Comanche to visit my Al'ma Ma'ter, University of Western Carolina. Approach/Ctr. was right on and the landing went smoothly. The Airport is a real beauty. Had read the reviews about Landmark Services. They are everything that was said. Professional , friendly, well dressed, immaculate FBO, drove me to the car rental and picked me up in a very timely manner. Probably one of the best airports and airport services in the Country!
210742/10/2013 5:22:20 PM UTC
Great service at Landmark Aviation. I called in advance and had the same experience as the other posts. Stayed over one night, rental car was brought to the plane for unloading, and same for loading back up on departure. Departure folks sounded pretty reasonable about vectoring folks around the Biltmore for a aerial view. I'll visit again.
176336/4/2012 3:17:06 PM UTC
Visited Asheville during the Memorial day long weekend. We stayed for one night. Landmark provided awesome services. They waived landing fee & tiedown fee with a purchase of 11 gallons of fuel. Fuel prices are bit high though. We called them ahead to make rental car reservations with Hertz. They brought the car to the airplane to unload luggage. Nice folks at the FBO. I am a VFR pilot, but the control tower & approach were amazing. I was coming from the south, the tower cleared me for a straight-in for 34. No time wasted. Winds were 35010G17, not much problem there. I highly recommend a trip to Asheville for VFR only pilots also. If you are on FF, you'll handed off to AVL approach. Don't worry too much about the terrain. Make a note of the towers, you'll be fine.
125036/6/2011 10:28:53 PM UTC
We landed at KAVL on 6/04/11 and got great service at Landmark. I had called the day before to get a rental car and when we landed they brought it out to the plane as soon as we shut down. We then drove to the Biltmore Estate for the day and when we got back the plane was fueled and tied down facing away from the sun. They even gave us some great tips on where to get a good meal at the desk. I would gladly go back and leave my plane with them again.
121714/20/2011 2:16:41 PM UTC
04/15/11 Stayed for the weekend. Rebecca and the rest of the staff at Landmark were outstanding. The rental car was ready and they drove it out to the plane to help us unload. They hangared my plane to protect it from the approaching thunderstorm. Couldn't have asked for better service. Let them know you're coming and they will take care of you.
94617/3/2010 2:27:25 PM UTC
I'd echo all the positive comments about Landmark. Great staff and facility. Call ahead if you need a tie-down. There are only a few available. The linemen shuttled me out to my plane for pre-flight, back to the FBO to meet my passenger, and back out to the plane again. Unbelievable service for 4 nights (no parking charge) on their ramp and 30-odd gallons of 100LL.
52643/25/2010 4:10:38 PM UTC
Landmark New FBO (just over 1 old) is top notch - pristine facilities from the ramp to the hanger to the lounge/office area. Paul & his team made me feel welcome in my Cherokee6. They met me on the ramp with the rental car & helped me move baggage - outstanding service above & beyond the call. The ramp team takes pride and care in every aircraft movement - either via tug or marshalling. Fuel prices, while not great, were within reason - expecially with access to the self-serve pump. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED !!
Operations & More Information
|Lat/Long:||N35 26.0667' / W82 32.5637'35.4344444-82.5427289|
|Mag Var:||07W (2020)|
|Approach/Departure Control Facility|
|Lighting:||HIRL Preset to Off When Twr Clsd, to Increase Intnsty and Activate HIRL Rys 17 & 35 - CTAF|
Aircraft & Activity
Based GA Aircraft
(12-month period ending on 1/1/2017)
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|Approach/Departure CLASS C||Asheville||125.8||340-159|
|Approach/Departure CLASS C IC||Asheville||124.65||160-339|
|City of Asheville||Lew S. Bleiweis, A.A.E|
|61 Terminal Dr Suite 1||61 Terminal Drive; Suite 1|
|Fletcher, NC 28732-9442||Fletcher, NC 28732-9442|
|828-684-2226 (Office)||(828) 654-3243 (Office)|
|Emergency Phone: 828-209-5100 Non-Emergency Phone: 828-684-4577|