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24A

Jackson County
Sylva, North Carolina

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FAA Identifier: 24A
Latitude/Longitude: 35-19-01.9599N / 083-12-34.9337W
35.3169 / -83.2094
Elevation: 2857 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 05W (2000)
Land Area Covered: 147 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles SE of Sylva, NC
County/Parish: Jackson, NC
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 9/1/1978 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Atlanta
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Raleigh Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 123
CTAF: 123
APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 134.8/379.95 (MT. OGELTHROPE RCAG).
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 15/33
Dimensions: 3210 x 60 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Jackson Co Arpt Authority
401 Grindstaff Cove Rd, Suite A-207
Sylva, NC 28779
828-631-2295
Manager: Jim Rowell
401 Grindstaff Cove Rd, Suite A-207
Sylva, NC 28779
828-586-0321
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • MTN HAZARD BCN LGTS LOCATED ON MTN RANGE APPROX 1.7 MILES SSW OF ARPT - LGTS OPERATION UNRELIABLE.
  • RY 15 300 FT DROPOFF 300 FT FM THLD BOTH SIDES AND 90 FT LEFT/RIGHT OF CNTRLN ALONG RUNWAY.
  • RY 33 300 FT DROPOFF 200 FT FM THLD 50 FT LEFT OF CNTRLN.
  • RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN ALL QUADRANTS.
  • PAPI UNUSBL BYN 8 DEG LEFT OF CENTERLINE
  • DSPLD THLD SLOPE 20:1 .
  • FUEL 24 HOUR CREDIT CARD SVC AVBL.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 15/33; PAPI RY 15/33 AND REIL RY 15/33 - CTAF.
  • NW
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
1A5 Macon County Franklin, NC - Public Atlanta 14 miles
RHP Western Carolina Rgnl Andrews, NC - Public Atlanta 38 miles
AVL Asheville Rgnl Asheville, NC - Public Atlanta 38 miles
GKT Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Sevierville, TN - Public Atlanta 41 miles
0A7 Hendersonville Hendersonville, NC - Public Atlanta 44 miles
LQK Pickens County Pickens, SC - Public Atlanta 45 miles
CEU Oconee County Rgnl Clemson, SC - Public Atlanta 48 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
57NC Sossamon Field Bryson City, NC - Private Atlanta 16 miles
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