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Tuscaloosa Regional Airport

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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0500-2200
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 13 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2000
Elevation:169 ft (51.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of Tuscaloosa
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runways:04/22, 12/30
Longest paved runway: 6499 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.20  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.70  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:6499 x 150ft. / 1980.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 90000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04153.2ft. MSL
41° mag
41° true
0.2% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
22164.4ft. MSL
221° mag
221° true
0.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 100 ft Left of center, 38 ft high, 1,550 ft from end, 35:1 clearance slope

Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4001 x 100ft. / 1219.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 36000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12166.7ft. MSL
117° mag
117° true
0.0% down
basicNo DataTree, 200 ft Right of center, 40 ft high, 850 ft from end, 16:1 clearance slope
30164.9ft. MSL
297° mag
297° true
0.0% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Trees, 180 ft Left of center, 61 ft high, 1,725 ft from end, 25:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Dixie Air Services
  • Maintenance
  • $5.20
  • $4.70
  • Flight Training
On field: N
UNICOM: 122.95
General Aviation Center
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
Hawthorne Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.42
  • $5.30
  • Sales
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.95
University of Alabama Flying Club
    Tuscaloosa, AL
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: Low
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
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    Activities: Intensive Flight Training
    Operations: Helicopter
    Customs: International Landing Rights

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N33 13.2377' / W87 36.6841'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:00 (1990)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    NOTAM Facility:TCL
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityBHM
    Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    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
    When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 04/22 (Med Intst Only), MALSR Ry 04, PAPI Ry 22 & Twy Lgts - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:60
    Multi Engine:17

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:24,159
    GA Itinerant:18,335
    Air Taxi:2,980

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of TuscaloosaJeff Powell
    7601 Robert Cardinal Airport Road7601 Robert Cardinal Arpt Road, Ste 208
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205) 248-5300 (Office) 205-792-7270 (Office)