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KGAI Montgomery County Airpark
Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 23 MAY 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: GAI
Lat/Long: 39-10-06.0000N / 077-09-57.6000W
39-10.100000N / 077-09.960000W
39.1683333 / -77.1660000
(estimated)
Elevation: 538.7 ft. / 164.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 09W (1985)
From city: 3 miles NE of GAITHERSBURG, MD
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 20879

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 08/1960
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: DCA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: JUNE-SEPTEMBER 0800-2000, OCTOBER-FEBRUARY 0800-1800, MARCH-MAY 0800-1900
UNATNDD CHRISTMAS DAY. FOR AFT HRS SVC CALL 301-963-8043.
Pattern altitude: 1000'AGL (1539' MSL) TURBINE AND JET 1500' AGL (2039' MSL) HELICOPTERS 800' AGL (1339' MSL).
Wind indicator: no
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 14/32 & REIL RY 14/32 - CTAF
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.075
WX AWOS-3PT: 128.275 (301-977-2971)
POTOMAC APPROACH: 128.7
POTOMAC DEPARTURE: 128.7
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.6
TERPZ DP: 128.7
TRSTN STAR: 126.75
WX AWOS-3 at CGS (16 nm SE): 121.225 (301-864-5497)
WX AWOS-3 at FDK (18 nm NW): 124.875 (301-600-1457)
WX AWOS-3 at JYO (19 nm W): 125.225 (703-777-3781)
WX ASOS at IAD (19 nm SW): PHONE 703-661-2990
WX AWOS-3 at FME (20 nm E): 123.925
WX ASOS at DCA (20 nm S): 132.65 (703-412-8140)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FDKr154/(17.6)FREDERICK VOR109.0008W
DCAr351/19.5WASHINGTON VOR/DME111.0009W
AMLr053/19.8ARMEL VOR/DME113.5008W
EMIr212/21.4WESTMINSTER VORTAC117.9008W
BALr281/23.5BALTIMORE VORTAC115.1011W
ADWr337/25.8ANDREWS VORTAC113.1010W
OTTr335/34.0NOTTINGHAM VORTAC113.7010W
MRBr119/34.3MARTINSBURG VORTAC112.1007W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GEORGETOWN001/14.432309WGTN --. - -.
ELLICOTT259/19.437111WFND ..-. -. -..
OXONN356/25.033211WDCA -.. -.-. .-
DAVEE004/30.522309WDAA -.. .- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL TRUCK AVBL 0800-2000; REQUEST ON 122.85. SELF-SERVE 100LL AVAILABLE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 4202 x 75 ft. / 1281 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 39-10.310615N39-09.890302N
Longitude: 077-10.313343W077-09.606908W
Elevation: 493.3 ft.538.7 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 136 magnetic, 127 true316 magnetic, 307 true
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.25 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 31 ft. trees, 1572 ft. from runway, 44:1 slope to clear
RY 14, 47 FT TREES, 155 FT R, 199 FT FM THLD.
34 ft. pole, lighted, 749 ft. from runway, 265 ft. right of centerline, 16:1 slope to clear
RY 32 HAS +15 FT RIDGE PARALLEL TO RY 155 FT L; +6FT FENCE PARALLEL TO RY 180 FT R.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: MONTGOMERY COUNTY REV AUTH
101 MONROE ST 4TH FLOOR, SUITE 410
ROCKVILLE, MD 20850
Phone 301-762-9080
Manager: KEITH MILLER
101 MONROE STREET, SUITE 410
ROCKVILLE, MD 20850
Phone 301-762-9080

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 136
Single engine airplanes: 117
Multi engine airplanes: 16
Jet airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 131/day *
96% local general aviation
3% transient general aviation
2% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 09 May 2018

Additional Remarks

NOISE ABATEMENT DEP RY 32; TURN RIGHT TO AT LEAST 340 DEGS; JETS REFRAIN FROM RY 32 TAKEOFF BTWN 2300-0700.
FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-429-5882.
RWY 32 PAPI BAFFLED BYD 5 DEG L OF CRS DUE TO BLDG.
DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
HELICOPTERS REFRAIN FM AIR TAXI OVER PAVED PARKING RAMPS.
RY 14 HAS 30 FT DOWNSLOPE 75 FT L/R OF CNTRLN AT THLD TO 150 FT BOTH SIDES.
ARPT NOT RECOMMENDED FOR ACFT WITH WING SPAN IN EXCESS OF 79 FT & GROSS WT IN EXCESS OF 48,000 POUNDS.
SOUTH RAMP NOT RECOMMENDED FOR AIRCRAFT W/ WINGSPAN GREATER THAN 79 FT OR WEIGHT GREATER THAN 40,000 LBS.
BE ALERT SFRA PROCEDURES IN EFFECT.
PREFERRED CALM WIND RY 14.

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 23 May 2019 at 0901Z to 20 June 2019 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
TRSTN THREE (RNAV)   download (186KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download (221KB)
RNAV (GPS)-A   download (159KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (45KB)
 
Departure Procedures
CONLE THREE (RNAV)   download (135KB)
TERPZ SIX (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (353KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (213KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

W50 - Davis Airport (5 nm N)
KCGS - College Park Airport (16 nm SE)
KFDK - Frederick Municipal Airport (18 nm NW)
KJYO - Leesburg Executive Airport (19 nm W)
KIAD - Washington Dulles International Airport (19 nm SW)
2W2 - Clearview Airpark (19 nm N)
KFME - Tipton Airport (20 nm E)
KDCA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (20 nm S)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 26-May-2019
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:1709:17
Sunrise05:4809:48
Sunset20:2300:23
Evening civil twilight20:5400:54

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  26-May-2019 12:27:31
Local (UTC-4)  26-May-2019 08:27:31
 
METAR
KGAI 261156Z AUTO 31003KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP196 70001 T02220200 10222 20178 51004
KCGS 
16nm SE 
261203Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/22 A3002 RMK AO1 T02200220
KFDK 
18nm NW 
261147Z 00000KT 10SM SKC 22/21 A3005
KFME 
19nm E 
261203Z AUTO 23003KT 10SM CLR 20/18 A3004 RMK AO1
KIAD 
19nm SW 
261152Z 18005KT 10SM SCT250 22/19 A3004 RMK AO2 SLP168 70005 T02170194 10217 20178 52008
KJYO 
20nm W 
261215Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 23/20 A3005 RMK AO2
TAF
KIAD 
19nm SW 
261140Z 2612/2718 28005KT P6SM FEW110 SCT200 FM261800 28008KT P6SM VCTS SCT050CB BKN200 FM262100 29009KT P6SM -TSRA BKN045CB BKN200 FM270000 31007KT P6SM SCT050 BKN150 FM270900 31004KT 4SM BR SCT020 OVC060 FM271200 34004KT P6SM BKN050
KDCA 
20nm S 
261140Z 2612/2718 27005KT P6SM FEW110 SCT200 FM261800 28008KT P6SM VCTS SCT050CB BKN200 FM262100 28008KT P6SM -TSRA BKN050CB FM270000 31007KT P6SM SCT040 BKN150 FM271300 35004KT P6SM BKN060
KBWI 
22nm E 
261140Z 2612/2718 25006KT P6SM FEW150 SCT250 FM261800 28008KT P6SM VCTS SCT060CB BKN200 FM262100 28009KT P6SM -TSRA BKN050CB FM270000 31007KT P6SM SCT035 BKN150 FM271300 01004KT P6SM BKN060
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
 DC Metro Aviation Services
301-963-8043
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft ground handling, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, ...
 
NATA Safety 1st   U.S. Government AIR Card   CAA Preferred FBO   UVair   World Fuel Contract Fuel   Alliance Card   WingPoints™ Rewards   World Fuel Rewards   Contract Fuel   Crew car   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   National Business Aviation Association  
 
More info about DC Metro Aviation Services
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $6.45 $6.20 
SS $5.90 --- 
 Updated 13-May-2019
 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
 Deblois Aerospace, LLC
301-641-1547
[email]
We have diversified knowledge and experience on a broad range of aircraft. We service and maintain experimental aircraft, corporate jets, war birds and everything in between! Contact us for the highest quality of service on and off location.

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 GAI Aircraft Services
240-477-6617
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[email]
Aircraft maintenance, Avionics sales and service, Aircraft modifications, Aircraft interiors, Aircraft cleaning / washing / detailing, Aircraft parts

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Octopus Flying Club 240-731-1881
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[email]
Flight training, Flying club

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 OpenAir
toll-free 1-800-940-2359
[web site]
[email]
Flight training, Aircraft rental, Aerial tours / aerial sightseeing, Aircraft charters, Aircraft sales / leasing / brokerage, Aircraft management, Computerized weather, Internet access
 
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
The Airport Cafe 301-330-2222
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