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43A Montgomery County Airport
Star, North Carolina, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 25 MARCH 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: 43A
Lat/Long: 35-23-04.7560N 079-47-24.9435W
35-23.079267N 079-47.415725W
35.3846544,-79.7902621
(estimated)
Elevation: 632.4 ft. / 193 m (estimated)
Variation: 06W (1985)
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 27356

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1965
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: RALEIGH FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: RDU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATTENDED
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21 AND PAPI RY 3 AND PAPI RY 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
FAYETTEVILLE APPROACH: 127.8
FAYETTEVILLE DEPARTURE: 127.8
WX AWOS-3 at HBI (17 nm N): 119.275 (336-626-7933)
WX AWOS-3 at VUJ (18 nm W): 128.175 (704-986-2097)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SDZr319/14.2SANDHILLS VORTAC111.8003W
LIBr202/27.0LIBERTY VORTAC113.0003W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MACKALL331/26.127806WHFF .... ..-. ..-.

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 4002 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 20.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 35-22.772160N35-23.386303N
Longitude: 079-47.563150W079-47.268632W
Elevation: 572.6 ft.632.4 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 027 magnetic, 021 true207 magnetic, 201 true
Displaced threshold: no460 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 48 ft. trees, 1455 ft. from runway, 18 ft. right of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear30 ft. pole, 449 ft. from runway, 126 ft. left of centerline, 8:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLCD THR.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: MONTGOMERY COUNTY
PO BOX 425
TROY, NC 27371
Phone 910-576-4221
Manager: KEVIN MCNEILL
PO BOX 425
TROY, NC 27371
Phone (910) 220-1218
MGR PHONE 910-220-1218.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 12
Single engine airplanes: 11
Multi engine airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 92/week *
42% military
31% transient general aviation
27% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 11 May 2019

Additional Remarks

DEER OCCASIONALLY ON RY.
40 FT PLINE 350-750 FT FM THLD RY 21 ACROSS & L OF CNTRLN.
20-25 FT DEPRESSION 180 FT S OF RY 03 THLD ON CNTRLN.
RY 03 HAS UPHILL GRADE.
35-40 FT DROP-OFF 80 FT W OF RY 03 CNTRLN AND 30 FT DROP-OFF 300 FT FM RY 21 THLD ON CNTRLN AND 30 FT DROP-OFF 80 FT R OF RY 21 CNTRLN.
FOR CD CTC FAYETTEVILLE APCH AT 910-484-8012.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 25 March 2021 at 0901Z to 22 April 2021 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (201KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (217KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KHBI - Asheboro Regional Airport (17 nm N)
KVUJ - Stanly County Airport (18 nm W)
KSOP - Moore County Airport (22 nm SE)
KSCR - Siler City Municipal Airport (24 nm NE)
KHFF - Mackall Army Airfield (25 nm SE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 16-Apr-2021
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2010:20
Sunrise06:4610:46
Sunset19:5223:52
Evening civil twilight20:1800:18

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  16-Apr-2021 09:18:52
Local (UTC-4)  16-Apr-2021 05:18:52
 
METAR
KHBI 
17nm N 
160855Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 04/01 A2992 RMK AO2 T00430008
KVUJ 
18nm W 
160855Z AUTO 36004KT 10SM CLR 08/M02 A2994 RMK AO2 T00841020
KSOP 
22nm SE 
160856Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 07/00 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP127 T00670000 51006
KSCR 
24nm NE 
160855Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 03/01 A2989 RMK AO2 T00260008
KAFP 
26nm SW 
160855Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 05/01 A2990 RMK AO2 T00520007
KHFF 
26nm SE 
160856Z AUTO 01003KT 10SM CLR 07/01 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP137 T00690008 52010 $
KRCZ 
30nm S 
160855Z AUTO 36004KT 10SM CLR 09/01 A2989 RMK AO2 T00940008
TAF
KPOB 
40nm E 
160100Z 1601/1707 32007KT 9999 SKC QNH2976INS BECMG 1613/1614 30010G15KT 9999 FEW250 510003 QNH2977INS BECMG 1621/1622 25007KT 9999 SCT120 BKN250 QNH2977INS TX21/1620Z TN06/1610Z
KGSO 
44nm N 
160526Z 1606/1706 34007KT P6SM SKC FM161400 31009G17KT P6SM SKC FM162200 34007KT P6SM SCT250
KFBG 
46nm E 
160100Z 1601/1707 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH2972INS BECMG 1620/1621 28012KT 9999 SKC QNH2979INS BECMG 1700/1701 VRB06KT 9999 FEW060 QNH2982INS TX19/1621Z TN07/1611Z
KINT 
49nm NW 
160627Z 1606/1706 33011KT P6SM SKC FM160900 34007KT P6SM SKC FM161400 31009G17KT P6SM SKC FM162300 34007KT P6SM SCT250
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Montgomery County (FBO) 910-576-4221
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Pilots lounge / snooze room
 
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