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KXSA Tappahannock-Essex County Airport
Tappahannock, Virginia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 13 AUGUST 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: XSA
Lat/Long: 37-51-34.6000N 076-53-38.8000W
37-51.576667N 076-53.646667W
37.8596111,-76.8941111
(estimated)
Elevation: 135.2 ft. / 41.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 11W (2010)
From city: 5 miles S of TAPPAHANNOCK, VA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 22454

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/2007
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: XSA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: NOV - FEB 0800-1800, MAR - OCT 0900-1900
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT PAPI RWY 10 & 28; MIRL RWY 10/28 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
ACTVT ROTG BCN - CTAF.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 125.775 (804-445-8724)
POTOMAC APPROACH: 126.4
POTOMAC DEPARTURE: 126.4

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
HCMr348/26.1HARCUM VORTAC108.8007W
RICr052/29.5RICHMOND VORTAC114.1009W
HPWr024/33.5HOPEWELL VORTAC112.0006W
PXTr232/34.7PATUXENT VORTAC117.6010W
BRVr152/35.9BROOKE VORTAC114.5009W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PATUXENT232/34.540010WNHK -. .... -.-
SHANNON143/35.923710WEZF . --.. ..-.

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR

Runway Information

Runway 10/28

Dimensions: 4300 x 75 ft. / 1311 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 10  RUNWAY 28
Latitude: 37-51.549600N37-51.603488N
Longitude: 076-54.092648W076-53.201673W
Elevation: 135.2 ft.127.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 097 magnetic, 086 true277 magnetic, 266 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)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 124 ft. trees, 2668 ft. from runway, 90 ft. right of centerline, 19:1 slope to clear4 ft. trees, 238 ft. from runway, 233 ft. right of centerline, 9:1 slope to clear
4 FT TREE 238 FT FM THLD, 233 R OF CNTRLN ON APCH CLNC SLP 9:1.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: ESSEX COUNTY ARPT AUTH
1450 AVIATION ROAD
TAPPAHANNOCK, VA 22560
Phone 804-443-5885
Manager: JIM EVANS
1450 AVIATION ROAD
TAPPAHANNOCK, VA 22560
Phone 804-443-5885

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 22
Single engine airplanes: 19
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 32/day *
50% local general aviation
23% air taxi
18% military
10% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2017

Additional Remarks

DEER & OTHER WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-640-4124.

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 13 August 2020 at 0901Z to 10 September 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10 **CHANGED**   download (246KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (323KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (140KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KFYJ - Middle Peninsula Regional Airport (21 nm S)
W96 - New Kent County Airport (24 nm SW)
W75 - Hummel Field Airport (26 nm SE)
KOFP - Hanover County Municipal Airport (27 nm W)
KRIC - Richmond International Airport (29 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 14-Aug-2020
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5609:56
Sunrise06:2410:24
Sunset20:0000:00
Evening civil twilight20:2800:28

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  14-Aug-2020 09:10:25
Local (UTC-4)  14-Aug-2020 05:10:25
 
METAR
KXSA 132235Z AUTO 35004KT 5SM RA 24/24 A3001 RMK AO2 P0007 T02370237
TAF
KRIC 
29nm SW 
140705Z 1407/1506 01005KT P6SM OVC006 FM141100 01006KT P6SM VCSH BKN007 FM141500 02008KT 6SM -SHRA BKN020 FM141800 02008KT 6SM -SHRA BKN035
KNHK 
34nm NE 
1407/1507 06009KT 9999 VCSH SCT005 BKN030 OVC050 QNH2991INS TEMPO 1407/1413 8000 -SHRA BR BKN005 BKN010 OVC025 BECMG 1413/1415 05012KT 9999 VCSH SCT025 BKN050 OVC080 QNH2990INS TEMPO 1415/1418 8000 -SHRA BR BKN025 BKN040 OVC065 BECMG 1416/1418 06015G20KT 9999 VCTS BKN030CB BKN060 OVC100 QNH2988INS TEMPO 1418/1500 VRB20G25KT 2400 TSRA BR BKN020CB OVC050 BECMG 1423/1500 06010KT 9999 VCSH SCT020 BKN050 OVC080 QNH2990INS BECMG 1504/1506 05005KT 9999 BKN020 OVC050 QNH2991INS AUTOMATED SENSOR METWATCH
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 Services / Description 
 
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Tappahannock-Essex County Airport 804-443-5885
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, ...

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