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FAA Information Effective: 11/9/2017

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Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Columbia, SC

Phone: (803) 822-7878
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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:236 ft (71.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. SW of Columbia
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 11/29, H1
Longest paved runway: 8601 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.95  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:8001 x 150ft. / 2438.7 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 100000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05227.5ft. MSL
52° mag
45° true
0.3% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
runway visual range: Touchdown
23206.8ft. MSL
232° mag
225° true
0.3% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
runway visual range: Touchdown
1000' Disp Threshold
Tree, 100 ft Left of center, 45 ft high, 1,575 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:8601 x 150ft. / 2621.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 72000 lb
Surface:concrete, concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11228.7ft. MSL
112° mag
105° true
0.2% down
precisionend touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
ILSAlsf2 Also Opers As Ssalr
29210.0ft. MSL
292° mag
285° true
0.2% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators

Helipad H1

Dimensions:50 x 50ft. / 15.2 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, concrete, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:perimeter
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Columbia Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.99
  • $3.95
On field: E
ARINC: 130.4803-822-8332
Eagle Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.68
  • $4.58
  • Sales
On field: NE
ARINC: 129.95803-822-5569
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Courtesy Car, Van, Limousine, Public
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155
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Activities: Airline Services
Operations: Commercial, Helicopter
Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N33 56.3300' / W81 7.1717'
Charts:NACO: Charlotte Sectional
Mag Var:07W (2020)
ARTCC:Jacksonville (ZJX)
FSS:Anderson (AND)
NOTAM Facility:CAE
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Tpa for Prop Acft is 1000' Agl; Tpa for Turbo Prop is 1800' AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:46
Multi Engine:14

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,830
GA Itinerant:14,856
Air Taxi:22,451

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Richland LexingtonDan Mann
125a Summer Lake Drive125a Summer Lake Drive
West Columbia, SC 29170West Columbia, SC 29170
803-822-5050 (Office) (803) 822-7878 (Office)
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