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KFFT Capital City Airport
Frankfort, Kentucky, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 05 DECEMBER 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: FFT
Lat/Long: 38-10-54.2341N 084-54-24.2992W
38-10.903902N 084-54.404987W
38.1817317,-84.9067498
(estimated)
Elevation: 812.3 ft. / 247.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (2015)
From city: 1 mile SW of FRANKFORT, KY
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 40601

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1954
Control tower: no
ARTCC: INDIANAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LOUISVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FFT (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: SAT-SUN 0900-1800, ALL MON-FRI 0600-2200
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 07 & 25; PAPI RWY 07 & 25; MIRL RWY 07/25 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS: 119.275 (502-227-5087)
LEXINGTON APPROACH: 120.75
LEXINGTON DEPARTURE: 120.75
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 118.65
WX ASOS at LEX (17 nm SE): PHONE 859-281-5700

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FFT at fieldFRANKFORT VOR109.4003W
HYKr302/24.2LEXINGTON VOR/DME112.6000E
IIUr081/32.0LOUISVILLE VORTAC114.8001E
FLMr229/39.7FALMOUTH VOR/DME117.0004W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GOODALL352/36.931103WDVK -.. ...- -.-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 5506 x 100 ft. / 1678 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 44.0
Double wheel: 51.0
Double tandem: 82.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 7  RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 38-10.704342N38-11.103462N
Longitude: 084-54.921002W084-53.888972W
Elevation: 812.3 ft.783.4 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 069 magnetic, 064 true249 magnetic, 244 true
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
PAPI RWY 25 UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 68 ft. trees, 1654 ft. from runway, 384 ft. right of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear54 ft. tree, 1612 ft. from runway, 295 ft. left of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COMMONWEALTH OF KENTUCKY
90 AIRPORT RD
FRANKFORT, KY 40601
Phone 502-564-3714
Manager: ANTHONY ADAMS
90 AIRPORT ROAD
FRANKFORT, KY 40601
Phone (502) 564-0339
502-564-0339

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 53
Single engine airplanes: 34
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Jet airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 9
Military aircraft: 3
    
Aircraft operations: avg 107/day *
51% transient general aviation
27% local general aviation
13% military
9% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 21 May 2019

Additional Remarks

CAUTION: DANIEL BOONE HELI 1/2 NM N OF RWY 25 THLD. MIL HEL TFC OPS N OF RWY.
CTC ANG OPS 42.25/139.35/226.6.
DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
MIL HEL USE RIGHT BASE TO RWY 25.
PVT AP WITH TURF RWY LCTD 3/4 NM NW OF RWY 07 THR.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCS: RWY 7 DEPG ACFT MNTN RWY HDG TO 1800 FT MSL BFR TURNING.
MILITARY: ARNG OPS - UHF FREQ 226.55

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 05 December 2019 at 0900Z to 02 January 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 07   download (232KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 25   download (215KB)
LOC RWY 25   download (213KB)
VOR RWY 25   download (165KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (32KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (126KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KLEX - Blue Grass Airport (17 nm SE)
27K - Georgetown-Scott County Regional Airport (22 nm E)
0I8 - Cynthiana-Harrison County Airport (31 nm E)
KBRY - Samuels Field Airport (36 nm SW)
KLOU - Bowman Field Airport (36 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 13-Dec-2019
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:1912:19
Sunrise07:4912:49
Sunset17:1922:19
Evening civil twilight17:4922:49

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  14-Dec-2019 00:34:04
Local (UTC-5)  13-Dec-2019 19:34:04
 
METAR
KFFT 132353Z AUTO 06005KT 6SM -RA BR OVC006 07/06 A2983 RMK AO2 RAB30 SLP102 P0001 60001 T00720056 10089 20072 58015
KLEX 
17nm SE 
132354Z 08005KT 7SM -RA BKN005 OVC010 08/06 A2983 RMK AO2 CIG 004V009 SLP102 P0007 60007 T00780056 10083 20078 58024
TAF
KLEX 
17nm SE 
131733Z 1318/1418 VRB04KT P6SM OVC019 TEMPO 1321/1323 2SM -RA BR OVC008 FM132300 VRB03KT 2SM BR OVC006 TEMPO 1323/1402 1SM -RA BR OVC003 FM140200 VRB03KT 2SM BR OVC004 TEMPO 1402/1403 1SM -RA BR OVC001 FM140500 VRB03KT 1 1/2SM -RA BR OVC004
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Capital City Airport UNICOM 122.80
502-564-3714
[web site]
[email]
Capital City Airport is a public all weather facility owned & operated by the Capital City Airport Division, Department of Aviation, Commonwealth of Kentucky, in support of State, Military and Civilian flight operations. The Airport Entrance is two blocks West of the intersection of U.S.Hwy 60 and U.S.Hwy 127 on U.S.60 1 mile SW of Frankfort, KY.
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100LL Jet A
FS $4.65 $4.05 
SS $4.47 $3.80 
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SS=Self service
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