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Wendell H Ford Airport

Hazard, KY

Phone: 606-439-5140
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:1,256 ft (382.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:10.00 mi. NW of Hazard
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:06/24, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 5499 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.75  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.99  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:3246 x 60ft. / 989.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
061242.3ft. MSL
65° mag
59° true
0.0% up
No DatabasicNo Data200' Disp Threshold
Nmrs Close in Obstns in Apch Sfc Arpt Has Permanently Removed All Lighting From Ry 6/24
241242.5ft. MSL
245° mag
239° true
0.0% down
No DatabasicNo Data271' Disp Threshold
Nmrs Close in Obstns in Apch Sfc

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:5499 x 100ft. / 1676.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
141243.0ft. MSL
145° mag
139° true
0.2% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
LOCALIZERTrees, 2,000 ft Right of center, 246 ft high, 6,688 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope
321256.4ft. MSL
325° mag
319° true
0.2% down
No Datanon-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 788 ft Left of center, 234 ft high, 4,555 ft from end, 18:1 clearance slope
Unusbl Byd 2.5 Nm. Unusbl Byd 7 Deg Right of Final & Byd 5 Deg Left of Final

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Friendship Flying Service
  • Maintenance
  • $4.75
  • $4.99
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.7
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Helicopter

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N37 23.2417' / W83 15.6967'
Charts:NACO: Cincinnati Sectional
Mag Var:06W (2010)
ARTCC:Indianapolis (ZID)
FSS:Louisville (LOU)
NOTAM Facility:LOU
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
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
Actvt MIRL Ry 14/32, REIL Rys 14 & 32 and PAPI Rys 14 & 32 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:13
Multi Engine:8

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,850
GA Itinerant:4,200
Air Taxi:1,320

(12-month period ending on 8/27/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Hazard-Perry County BoardJeff Hylton
P.O. Box 4201300 Wendell H. Ford Terminal Road
Hazard, KY 41702Chavies, KY 41727
606-436-3171 (Office) 606-439-5140 (Office)
Airport Physical Address: 1300 Wendell Ford Terminal Road Chavies,Ky 41727