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KFKN Franklin Municipal-John Beverly Rose Airport
Franklin, Virginia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 28 FEBRUARY 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: FKN
Lat/Long: 36-42-01.1000N / 076-54-07.7000W
36-42.018333N / 076-54.128333W
36.7003056 / -76.9021389
(estimated)
Elevation: 39.9 ft. / 12.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 09W (1985)
From city: 2 miles NE of FRANKLIN, VA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 23851

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1937
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FKN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700
Pattern altitude: TPA LGT ACFT 800', HVY ACFT 1500'.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT MIRL 09/27 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3PT: 124.675 (757-562-8765)
NORFOLK APPROACH: 127.9
NORFOLK DEPARTURE: 127.9
WX AWOS-3 at SFQ (15 nm E): 119.375 (757-934-3942)
WX ASOS at AKQ (18 nm N): 128.325 (757-899-2300)
  • FRANKLIN RCO 122.1R 110.6T (LEESBURG RADIO)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FKNr108/5.4FRANKLIN VORTAC110.6009W
CVIr005/19.7COFIELD VORTAC114.6009W
ORFr258/35.6NORFOLK VORTAC116.9007W
HPWr171/39.1HOPEWELL VORTAC112.0006W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WAKEFIELD175/17.627411WAKQ .- -.- --.-
WOODVILLE322/39.225410WLLW .-.. .-.. .--

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 4976 x 100 ft. / 1517 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 36-41.953345N36-42.082078N
Longitude: 076-54.631248W076-53.625407W
Elevation: 32.7 ft.39.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 090 magnetic, 081 true270 magnetic, 261 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RY 27 PAPI UNUSABLE BYD 1 NM FM THLD.
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 21 ft. brush, 320 ft. from runway, 262 ft. right of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear13 ft. brush, 315 ft. from runway, 264 ft. right of centerline, 8:1 slope to clear
4 FT HIGH FENCE 139 FT FM RY END, 242 FT LEFT ON APCH.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF FRANKLIN
P O BOX 179
FRANKLIN, VA 23851
Phone 757-562-8561
Manager: JIMMY GRAY
32470 JOHN BEVERLY ROSE DR
FRANKLIN, VA 23851
Phone 757-562-8764
CTC 757-562-8575 FOR AFTER HOUR EMERGENCIES.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 20
Single engine airplanes: 19
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 107/week *
40% transient general aviation
31% local general aviation
29% military
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

DEER ON AND INVOF ARPT
PSBL TFC FM THE SOUTHAMPTON MEMORIAL HELIPAD 2 NM W OF ARPT.
DRAINAGE DITCHES NEXT TO RY & TWYS.
FOR CD CTC ORF APCH AT 757-464-0757.

Instrument Procedures

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NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 28 February 2019 at 0901Z to 28 March 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09   download (241KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (236KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (22KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (215KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSFQ - Suffolk Executive Airport (15 nm E)
KAKQ - Wakefield Municipal Airport (18 nm N)
KPVG - Hampton Roads Executive Airport (22 nm E)
KASJ - Tri-County Airport (27 nm SW)
KEMV - Emporia-Greensville Regional Airport (28 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Mar-2019
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4510:45
Sunrise07:1111:11
Sunset19:1923:19
Evening civil twilight19:4523:45

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Mar-2019 20:52:19
Local (UTC-4)  21-Mar-2019 16:52:19
 
METAR
KFKN 212035Z AUTO 27008KT 4SM DZ OVC007 10/09 A2963 RMK AO2 T00950091
KSFQ 
15nm E 
212035Z AUTO 25013G20KT 2 1/2SM -DZ OVC007 11/10 A2961 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT E P0001 T01130104
KAKQ 
18nm N 
212030Z AUTO VRB06KT 1 1/4SM -RA BR BKN006 OVC012 09/08 A2961 RMK AO2 P0000 T00940083
TAF
KFAF 
28nm NE 
211100Z 2111/2216 09006KT 9000 -RA OVC020 QNH2983INS BECMG 2112/2113 11012KT 9000 -RA SCT007 OVC015 WS020/12035KT QNH2961INS BECMG 2117/2118 14015G20KT 9000 -RA BKN015 OVC020 WS010/13030KT QNH2946INS BECMG 2122/2124 24010G15KT 9999 NSW BKN020 WS020/28030KT QNH2953INS BECMG 2202/2203 25012KT 9999 BKN030 WS010/27030KT QNH2951INS BECMG 2214/2215 30020G30KT 9999 SCT050 WS010/29035KT 530005 QNH2968INS TX14/2120Z TN07/2210Z
KPHF 
32nm NE 
211749Z 2118/2218 12015G25KT P6SM -SHRA BKN030 FM212100 28012G20KT P6SM BKN009 FM212300 27010KT P6SM BKN015 FM220200 27008KT P6SM BKN050 FM220900 27013G25KT P6SM SCT200
KNGU 
33nm NE 
TAF 2115/2215 15013G22KT 9999 VCSH SCT020 BKN080 WS020/13050KT 620804 QNH2961INS TEMPO 2117/2121 19011G19KT 6000 -RA BR BKN007 OVC014 FM212100 24012G20KT 9999 SCT014 BKN020 OVC060 610804 QNH2962INS FM220300 28013G22KT 9999 SCT028 BKN080 BKN180 620609 QNH2961INS FM221200 29014G24KT 9999 FEW030 SCT080 SCT220 600000 QNH2968INS T16/2118Z T07/2212Z FN20000
KLFI 
34nm NE 
211310Z 2113/2215 12015G25KT 4800 -SHRA FEW025 SCT040 BKN060 WS020/14040KT QNH2985INS BECMG 2113/2114 12015G25KT 6000 -SHRA OVC015 WS020/14040KT QNH2981INS BECMG 2117/2118 14015G30KT 6000 -SHRA BKN010 OVC020 530005 QNH2971INS BECMG 2123/2124 25015G25KT 9999 NSW SCT005 BKN020 BKN080 QNH2962INS BECMG 2211/2212 28015G30KT 9999 SCT030 SCT080 530005 QNH2975INS TX14/2119Z TN07/2209Z
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Franklin Municipal Airport 757-562-8764
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Shelby Performance Aviation 757-516-8383
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