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KFKN Franklin Regional Airport
Franklin, Virginia, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 25 MARCH 2021

Location

FAA Identifier: FKN
Lat/Long: 36-42-01.0670N 076-54-07.6880W
36-42.017783N 076-54.128133W
36.7002964,-76.9021356
(estimated)
Elevation: 40.3 ft. / 12.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 09W (1985)
From city: 2 miles NE of FRANKLIN, VA
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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)

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: 4977 x 100 ft. / 1517 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 36-41.953348N36-42.082180N
Longitude: 076-54.631108W076-53.625160W
Elevation: 33.3 ft.40.3 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 090 magnetic, 081 true270 magnetic, 261 true
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair 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: 26 ft. brush, 307 ft. from runway, 264 ft. right of centerline, 4:1 slope to clear85 ft. tree, 1802 ft. from runway, 474 ft. right of centerline, 18:1 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: TREVELYN LINTON
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: 17
Single engine airplanes: 15
Helicopters: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 79/week *
40% transient general aviation
31% local general aviation
29% military
1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2018

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 NORFOLK APCH AT 757-464-0757.
ARPT FBO CLSD SAT AND SUN

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 09   download (245KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (236KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (130KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (382KB)

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KSFQ - SuffolkExecutive Airport (15 nm E)
KAKQ - Wakefield Municipal Airport (18 nm N)
KPVG - Hampton RoadsExecutive Airport (22 nm E)
KASJ - Tri-County Airport at Henry Joyner Field (27 nm SW)
KEMV - Emporia-Greensville Regional Airport (28 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Apr-2021
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0010:00
Sunrise06:2710:27
Sunset19:4623:46
Evening civil twilight20:1300:13

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Apr-2021 15:19:27
Local (UTC-4)  21-Apr-2021 11:19:27
 
METAR
KFKN 211455Z AUTO 23008KT 190V260 10SM CLR 22/14 A2976 RMK AO2 T02190139
KSFQ 
15nm E 
211455Z AUTO 23014G19KT 10SM CLR 23/14 A2977 RMK AO2 T02260138
KAKQ 
18nm N 
211454Z AUTO 24012G21KT 10SM CLR 22/13 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP069 T02220133 57024
TAF
KFAF 
28nm NE 
211000Z 2110/2216 20012KT 9999 FEW060 QNH2976INS BECMG 2115/2116 22015G20KT 6000 -SHRA SCT030 BKN050 QNH2968INS TEMPO 2118/2122 24020G30KT 4800 TSRA BKN020CB BECMG 2123/2124 27012G18KT 9999 NSW SCT030 SCT060 QNH2975INS BECMG 2203/2204 30012G18KT 9999 SKC QNH2990INS TX21/2117Z TN15/2110Z
KPHF 
32nm NE 
211120Z 2112/2212 20010KT P6SM SKC FM211400 24014G22KT P6SM SCT080 FM211700 27016G28KT P6SM VCSH BKN060 FM212100 31016G26KT P6SM SCT080 FM220300 31012KT P6SM SKC
KNGU 
33nm NE 
2108/2207 17007KT 9999 SKC QNH2980INS FM211200 21015G23KT 9999 BKN035 OVC100 QNH2973INS FM211600 22020G30KT 9999 VCTS SCT015CB BKN030 OVC100 QNH2960INS TEMPO 2117/2123 VRB30G45KT 1600 TSRA BR BKN010CB OVC030 FM220100 32020G25KT NSW 9999 SCT060 SCT230 QNH2971INS AMD 0834 T19/2117Z T07/2207Z FN20067
KLFI 
34nm NE 
211345Z 2113/2215 20012G18KT 9999 FEW150 QNH2979INS BECMG 2114/2115 22015G25KT 9999 FEW070 540009 540901 QNH2975INS BECMG 2116/2117 22015G25KT 8000 -SHRA FEW030 BKN080 650809 651701 540009 540901 QNH2975INS TEMPO 2118/2122 26025G35KT 4800 TSRAGR BKN020CB OVC060 650709 651602 BECMG 2123/2200 33015G25KT 9999 NSW SCT050 540009 540901 QNH2973INS BECMG 2204/2205 35015G25KT 9999 SKC QNH2985INS TX23/2117Z TN05/2209Z
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Franklin Municipal Airport 757-562-8764
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 Services / Description 
 
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Shelby Performance Aviation 757-516-8383
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