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KVKS Vicksburg Municipal Airport
Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: VKS
Lat/Long: 32-14-20.9000N / 090-55-41.5000W
32-14.348333N / 090-55.691667W
32.2391389 / -90.9281944
(estimated)
Elevation: 107.2 ft. / 32.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 00W (2015)
From city: 7 miles SW of VICKSBURG, MS
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 39180

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 03/1950
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MEMPHIS CENTER
FSS: GREENWOOD FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GWO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 01/19 - CTAF. PAPI RY 01 OPERATES CONTINUOUSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 118.85 (601-801-5376)
WX ASOS at TVR (8 nm NW): 118.525 (318-574-4866)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MEMPHIS ARTCC ON FREQS 132.5/259.1 (GREENWOOD & JACKSON RCAGS).

Nearby radio navigation aids

NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
TALLULAH092/5.034402ETKH - -.- ....
NATCHEZ-ADAMS COUNTY029/37.838800EHAH .... .- ....

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL AVAIL 24/7 W/ CC.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
AVBL; 601-529-2909.
Powerplant service: NONE
AVBL; 601-529-2909.
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 5001 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 50.0
Double tandem: 90.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 1  RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 32-13.940025N32-14.757587N
Longitude: 090-55.755722W090-55.627147W
Elevation: 100.7 ft.106.8 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 008 magnetic, 008 true188 magnetic, 188 true
Displaced threshold: 299 ft.472 ft.
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 105 ft. trees, 2500 ft. from runway, 21:1 slope to clear
RY 01 APCH RATIO 28:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
38 ft. tree, 1100 ft. from runway, 200 ft. left of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear
RY 19 APCH RATIO 41:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF VICKSBURG
PO BOX 150
VICKSBURG, MS 39180
Phone 601-634-4525
Manager: RON DAVIS
5855 HIGHWAY 61 SOUTH
VICKSBURG, MS 39180
Phone (601) 218-5789
CELL # 601-636-4925.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 14
Single engine airplanes: 10
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 1
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 71/week *
62% local general aviation
27% transient general aviation
10% military
* for 12-month period ending 14 March 2018

Additional Remarks

NORTH PARALLEL TWY PERMANENTLY CLOSED.
TERM STUB TWY ONLY.
RENTAL CAR AVAIL.

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 26 April 2018 at 901Z to 24 May 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 01   download (227KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 19   download (214KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (29KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (116KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KTVR - Vicksburg Tallulah Regional Airport (8 nm NW)
KJVW - John Bell Williams Airport (27 nm E)
KHKS - Hawkins Field Airport (36 nm E)
KHEZ - Hardy-Anders Field Natchez-Adams County Airport (42 nm SW)
KJAN - Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (43 nm E)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 22-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:3510:35
Sunrise06:0311:03
Sunset19:5800:58
Evening civil twilight20:2501:25

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-May-2018 12:00:11
Local (UTC-5)  22-May-2018 07:00:11
 
METAR
KVKS 221135Z AUTO 00000KT 8SM CLR 21/21 RMK A01
KTVR 
9nm NW 
221153Z AUTO 00000KT 8SM CLR 22/22 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP169 T02220222 10222 20200 53015
TAF
KHKS 
37nm E 
221120Z 2212/2312 12003KT 5SM BR BKN030 FM221400 VRB03KT P6SM SCT030 SCT250 FM222100 25005KT P6SM VCTS BKN040CB BKN100 FM230000 VRB03KT P6SM FEW100 BKN250
KJAN 
43nm E 
221120Z 2212/2312 00000KT P6SM SCT250 FM221500 20003KT P6SM SCT030 SCT250 FM222100 24005KT P6SM VCTS BKN040CB BKN100 FM230000 VRB03KT P6SM FEW100 BKN250
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Vicksburg Municipal Airport 601-636-4925
toll-free 1-888-224-8047
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...
 
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More info about Vicksburg Municipal Airport
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100LL Jet A
FS $4.60 $4.45 
SS $4.00 $4.16 
 Updated 15-May-2018
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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