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KVJI Virginia Highlands Airport
Abingdon, Virginia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 17 AUGUST 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: VJI
Lat/Long: 36-41-13.5691N / 082-01-59.9761W
36-41.226152N / 082-01.999602W
36.6871025 / -82.0333267
(estimated)
Elevation: 2087.4 ft. / 636.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (1995)
From city: 2 miles W of ABINGDON, VA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 24210

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1986
Control tower: no
ARTCC: ATLANTA CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VJI (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0700-1900
UNATNDD NEW YEAR'S DAY, JULY 4TH, THANKSGIVING DAY, AND CHRISTMAS DAY
Pattern altitude: 3077.4 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTIVATE MIRL RY 06/24; PAPI, REIL AND ODALS RY 24 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 128.125 (276-628-2940)
TRI CITY APPROACH: 125.25
TRI CITY DEPARTURE: 125.25
WX AWOS-3 at 6A4 (19 nm SE): 126.225 (423-727-4365)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 127.85/371.85 (GLADE SPRINGS RCAG) WHEN TRI CITY APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
GZGr167/8.6GLADE SPRING VOR/DME110.2002W
HMVr021/15.7HOLSTON MOUNTAIN VORTAC114.6004W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
WHINE240/4.923605WVJ ...- .---
HEMLOCK349/32.932002WBAR -... .- .-.
ASHEE301/37.541007WJUH .--- ..- ....

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
PRIST, ANTI-ICING FUEL ADDITIVE AVBL.
FOR FUEL AFTER HRS CALL 276-628-6030/623-8686.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 6/24

Dimensions: 4471 x 75 ft. / 1363 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Runway edge markings: MARKINGS VARY FM GOOD TO FAIR.
RUNWAY 6  RUNWAY 24
Latitude: 36-41.020350N36-41.431953N
Longitude: 082-02.378883W082-01.620320W
Elevation: 2062.6 ft.2087.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.6% UP0.6% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 061 magnetic, 056 true241 magnetic, 236 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: ODALS: omnidirectional approach lighting system
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: LOC/DME
Obstructions: 50 ft. brush, 1370 ft. from runway, 347 ft. left of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear138 ft. trees, 3515 ft. from runway, 227 ft. right of centerline, 24:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: VA HIGHLANDS ARPT AUTHORITY
PO BOX 631
ABINGDON, VA 24212
Phone 276-628-2909
Manager: MICKEY HINES
PO BOX 631
ABINGDON, VA 24212
Phone 276-628-2909

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 62
Single engine airplanes: 41
Multi engine airplanes: 7
Jet airplanes: 8
Helicopters: 2
Ultralights: 4
  • ULTRALIGHTS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    
Aircraft operations: avg 43/day *
76% transient general aviation
15% air taxi
7% local general aviation
2% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 March 2014

Additional Remarks

WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
FOR FUEL AFTER HRS, ARRANGE BEFORE 1900 HRS AT 276-628-6030 OR 888-309-7646 THERE IS A FEE CTC FBO.

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 between 17 August 2017 at 0901Z and 14 September 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 06   download (227KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 24   download (265KB)
LOC RWY 24   download (280KB)
VOR/DME-B   download (179KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (140KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

6A4 - Johnson County Airport (19 nm SE)
0A9 - Elizabethton Municipal Airport (20 nm S)
KTRI - Tri-Cities Airport (22 nm SW)
KJFZ - Tazewell County Airport (25 nm NE)
KLNP - Lonesome Pine Airport (30 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Aug-2017
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2210:22
Sunrise06:4910:49
Sunset20:1500:15
Evening civil twilight20:4200:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Aug-2017 06:12:39
Local (UTC-4)  18-Aug-2017 02:12:39
 
METAR
KVJI 180555Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM CLR 22/22 A3003 RMK AO2 T02160215 10263 20216 403050208
TAF
KTRI 
21nm SW 
180520Z 1806/1906 VRB02KT P6SM SCT040 BKN250 TEMPO 1808/1812 4SM BR SCT020 BKN030 FM181200 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH SCT020 OVC040 FM181800 26008KT P6SM BKN050 FM182000 29010KT P6SM SCT060 BKN250 FM190100 VRB03KT P6SM BKN100
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 Virginia Highlands Airport
276-628-2909
276-628-6030
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...
 
U.S. Government AIR Card   Crew cars   Courtesy car   Courtesy shuttle   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Wheelchair Accessible  
 
More info about Virginia Highlands Airport
Shell
100LL Jet A
FS $4.61 $4.33 
GUARANTEED
 
   6 read write
FS=Full service
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