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9A9

Shiflet Field
Marion, North Carolina

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FAA Identifier: 9A9
Latitude/Longitude: 35-43-14.4470N / 082-00-35.3910W
35.7206 / -82.0097
Elevation: 1212 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 04W (1985)
Land Area Covered: 30 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles N of Marion, NC
County/Parish: Mc Dowell, NC
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 10/1/1937 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Atlanta
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Raleigh Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
CTAF: 122.9
Services:
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 10/28
Dimensions: 3340 x 180 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Runway Edge Lights: Low intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Marion Airport Commission
P O Box 1298
Marion, NC 28752
828-442-5500
Manager: Billy Tyndall
2654 Airport Rd
Marion, NC 28752
973-865-9241
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Remarks:
  • LOW LYING FOG ON AIRFIELD DURING RAINY COOL WEATHER.
  • NUMEROUS OBSTNS IN APCH & PRIM SFCS.
  • HIGH TERRIAN ALL QUADRANTS.
  • HANGERS ARE SPACED CLOSER THAN NORMAL; SLOWER TAXI SPEEDS REQUIRED.
  • DEER ON AND IN VICINITY OF ARPT.
  • ARPT CLOSED AT NIGHT TO IN-TRANSIT TRAFFIC.
  • FRANK ROUTH - SECRETARY/TREASURER
  • RY SUBJECT TO FLOODING AFT VERY HEAVY RAINS ON EAST END.
  • HANGAR IF AVAILABLE.
  • RDO-CTL FOR BASED AIRCRAFT ONLY.
  • RDO-CTL FOR BASED AIRCRAFT ONLY.
  • IN EXISTENCE IN 1952.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
7A8 Avery County/morrison Field/ Spruce Pine, NC - Public Atlanta 16 miles
FQD Rutherford Co - Marchman Field Rutherfordton, NC - Public Charlotte 21 miles
MRN Foothills Regional Morganton, NC - Public Charlotte 23 miles
HKY Hickory Rgnl Hickory, NC - Public Charlotte 35 miles
AVL Asheville Rgnl Asheville, NC - Public Atlanta 36 miles
E40 Wilson'S Hickory, NC - Public Atlanta 37 miles
0A7 Hendersonville Hendersonville, NC - Public Atlanta 37 miles
33A Fairview Landrum, SC - Public Atlanta 39 miles
EHO Shelby-Cleveland County Rgnl Shelby, NC - Public Charlotte 40 miles
0A9 Elizabethton Muni Elizabethton, TN - Public Cincinnati 46 miles
0A4 Johnson City Johnson City, TN - Public Cincinnati 47 miles
NC2 Taylorsville Taylorsville, NC - Public Atlanta 48 miles
6A4 Johnson County Mountain City, TN - Public Cincinnati 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
6NR6 Patton Valley Nebo, NC - Private Atlanta 9 miles
NC52 Silver Creek Morganton, NC - Private Atlanta 16 miles
3NC0 Clyde Valley Morganton, NC - Private Atlanta 17 miles
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