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KHLX Twin County Airport
Galax Hillsville, Virginia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 25 MARCH 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: HLX
Lat/Long: 36-45-57.9990N 080-49-24.8160W
36-45.966650N 080-49.413600W
36.7661108,-80.8235600
(estimated)
Elevation: 2693.6 ft. / 821.0 m (surveyed)
Variation: 08W (2010)
From city: 7 miles NE of GALAX HILLSVILLE, VA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 24343

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: HLX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: M-F 0800-1700
WEEKEND ATTENDANCE: COORDINATE DURING REGULAR WEEKLY BUS. HRS.
AFTER HOURS TERMINAL ACCESS AVAILABLE SOUTH SIDE OF BUILDING.
UNATTENDED NEW YEAR'S DAY, EASTER, THANKSGIVING, & CHRISTMAS
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 1/19 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 118.375 (276-728-5897)
ROANOKE APPROACH: 126.0
ROANOKE DEPARTURE: 126.0
IC: 126.0

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PSKr201/20.0PULASKI VORTAC116.8006W
BLFr154/37.0BLUEFIELD VOR/DME110.0003W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
ZEPHYR358/27.832608WZEF --.. . ..-.
ASHEE057/31.241007WJUH .--- ..- ....
TECH225/33.336808WTEC - . -.-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+
SELF-SVC FUEL AVLB 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 4204 x 75 ft. / 1281 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: RY MARKING CONDITIONS VARY BTWN GOOD & FAIR. RY DISPLACEMENT MARKING INCORRECT
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 36-45.620387N36-46.312903N
Longitude: 080-49.404570W080-49.422647W
Elevation: 2693.5 ft.2642.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 007 magnetic, 359 true187 magnetic, 179 true
Displaced threshold: no50 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 31 ft. trees, 768 ft. from runway, 334 ft. left of centerline, 18:1 slope to clear
RY 01 HAS 10-20 FT HILL LCTD 150 FT WEST OF RY 01, BEGINS NORTH OF THLD.
46 ft. trees, 1190 ft. from runway, 73 ft. right of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: TWIN COUNTY ARPT COMSN
504 HANGAR RD.
HILLSVILLE, VA 24343-5264
Phone 276-728-4504
FAX 276-728-4544.
Manager: AARON BRUMMITT
504 HANGAR RD.
HILLSVILLE, VA 24343-5264
Phone 276-728-4504

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 16
Single engine airplanes: 13
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 24/day *
57% transient general aviation
43% local general aviation
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2019

Additional Remarks

DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
RY 01 10-20 FT HILL LCTD 150 FT WEST OF RY 01 BEGINS NORTH OF THLD.
ROA TWR SVCS AVBL AT 540-563-1307.
FOR CD CTC ROANOKE APCH AT 540-563-1307.

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 01   download (291KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19   download (244KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (15KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (140KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KMWK - Mount Airy/Surry County Airport (22 nm SE)
KPSK - New River Valley Airport (23 nm N)
KMKJ - Mountain Empire Airport (26 nm W)
KZEF - Elkin Municipal Airport (29 nm S)
KBCB - Virginia Tech/MontgomeryExecutive Airport (33 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo
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Aerial photo of KHLX (Twin County Airport)
Photo by Jeff Kennon
Photo taken 17-Oct-2014
looking south.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Apr-2021
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1510:15
Sunrise06:4210:42
Sunset20:0200:02
Evening civil twilight20:2900:29

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Apr-2021 05:15:06
Local (UTC-4)  21-Apr-2021 01:15:06
 
METAR
KHLX 210455Z AUTO 20009KT 10SM BKN100 13/07 A2990 RMK AO2 T01260070 401890054
TAF
KBCB 
33nm NE 
210152Z 2102/2124 19006KT P6SM -SHRA BKN070 FM210300 23006KT P6SM SCT100 FM211300 27010G19KT 6SM -SHRA SCT025 OVC035 FM211500 28012G23KT P6SM SCT015 BKN025 FM211700 29016G31KT P6SM SCT025 BKN050 FM212200 31020G31KT P6SM SCT030 BKN050
KBLF 
37nm NW 
202103Z 2021/2118 21008G16KT P6SM -SHRA BKN060 FM202300 21007KT P6SM SCT060 BKN090 FM211000 24009G17KT P6SM -SHRA SCT012 BKN025 OVC100 FM211200 27012G21KT 6SM -SHRA SCT012 OVC035 FM211400 29014G25KT P6SM BKN015
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Twin County Airport 276-728-4504
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft ground handling, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...

More info about Twin County Airport
Titan
100LL Jet A
SS $3.99 $3.65 
 Updated 08-Apr-2021
 
   1 read write
SS=Self service
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