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Merkel Field Sylacauga Municipal Airport

Sylacauga, AL


Phone: 256-872-3512
www.sylacauga.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:568 ft (173.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. W of Sylacauga
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:09/27
Runway length: 5390 ft
Fees:Tiedown
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.97  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.25  (full serve service)

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:5390 x 100ft. / 1642.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 20000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09568.8ft. MSL
94° mag
91° true
0.4% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Hill, 35 ft Left of center, 67 ft high, 1,464 ft from end, 18:1 clearance slope
27547.7ft. MSL
274° mag
271° true
0.4% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Central AL Soaring Assoc
    Sylacauga, AL
    33.173120-86.298122
    205-410-9535
    Sylacauga Airport
    • $3.97
    • $4.25
    On field: NE
    33.173804-86.299107
    256-245-3246
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Transportation: Courtesy Car
    Operations: Helicopter, Glider, Ultralight

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N33 10.3100' / W86 18.3317'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:03W (2005)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:ANB
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityBHM
    Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      Actvt MIRL Ry 09/27, PAPI Rys 09 & 27 and REIL Rys 09 & 27 - CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:44
      Multi Engine:3
      Jets:0
      Helicopters:2
      Gliders:3
      Ultralights:1

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:2,116
      GA Itinerant:25,800
      Commercial:
      Air Taxi:
      Military:400

      (12-month period ending on 2/13/2017)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      City of SylacaugaSylacauga Airport Authority
      Po Box 390195 Airport Rd.
      Sylacauga, AL 35150Sylacauga, AL 35150
      256-401-2400 (Office) 256-872-3512 (Office)
      After Hours 256-404-0631