Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 9/15/2016

Public Use

Kirk Air Base Airport

Lancaster, SC

Phone: 803-286-8800
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!


Attendance: Attended
Elevation:578 ft (176.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. SE of Lancaster
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:05W/23W (waterway) , 11W/29W (waterway) , 15/33, 16W/34W (waterway)
Longest paved runway: 2600 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.65  (full serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

Expand NOTAM and TFR

Waterway 05W/23W

Dimensions:4400 x 300ft. / 1341.1 x 91.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:waterRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05WNo Data
No DataNo Data
23WNo Data
No DataNo Data

Waterway 11W/29W

Dimensions:2245 x 600ft. / 684.3 x 182.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:waterRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11WNo Data
No DataNo Data
29WNo Data
No DataNo Data

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:2600 x 40ft. / 792.5 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 8000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15No Data
No Datanon-standardNo DataTree, 251 ft Left of center, 67 ft high, 1,823 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
A Lake is 40 Ft Fm Thld Ry 15/33 Cntrln Markings Badly Faded - Ry End Numbers Not Standard Height or Width. No Runway Centerline Marking
33No Data
No Datanon-standardNo DataTree, 91 ft Right of center, 72 ft high, 620 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
A 10 Ft Drop Off at Thld with Water

Waterway 16W/34W

Dimensions:3000 x 300ft. / 914.4 x 91.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:waterRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16WNo Data
No DataNo Data
34WNo Data
No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Kirk Air Base Airport
  • Maintenance
  • $3.65
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.9
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Transportation: Van, Courtesy Car

Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N34 40.4590' / W80 40.9374'
Charts:NACO: Charlotte Sectional
Mag Var:05W (1985)
ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
FSS:Anderson (AND)
NOTAM Facility:AND
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1000 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 1500 MSL
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:for LIRL Ry 15/33 Call 803-286-8800

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:8
Multi Engine:

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,500
GA Itinerant:500
Air Taxi:

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

Air Safety Institute Resources

Accident Reports

Expand Communications Card

Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
James B. KirkJames B. Kirk
1007 Kirk Air Base Rd1007 Kirk Air Base Rd.
Lancaster, SC 29720Lancaster, SC 29720
803-286-8800 (Office) 803-286-8800 (Office)