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BKW -  RALEIGH COUNTY MEMORIAL
BECKLEY, WV
  

  VFR Current METAR
Reported by  KBKW, 04/20 11:51 UTC
VFR
 - No Clouds Below 12000'
 - Visibility 10 Miles
 - Precipitation unknown
 - Winds 350° at 8 Knots
 - Temperature unknown
 - Dewpoint unknown
 - 30.33 inches mercury
Raw: 2018/04/20 11:51 KBKW 201151Z AUTO 35008KT 10SM CLR 01/M08 A3033 RMK AO2 SLP296 T00061078 10011 21006 51022 TSNO
  Location
Latitude/Longitude: 37° 47' 14.38" N / 81° 7' 26.99" W
37° 47.2396' N / 81° 07.4499' W
37.787327 / -81.124164
Elevation: 2504
Magnetic Variation: 06W
Sectional: CINCINNATI
Distance/Direction From City: 3 nautical miles E of BECKLEY, WV
  Operations
Open to the Public: Yes
Control Tower: No
Attendance Schedule: ALL YEAR, 24 HRS/DAY
Lighting Schedule: DUSK-DAWN
Segmented Circle: No
Landing Fee: No
Unicom Frequency: 123.000
CTAF Frequency: 123.000
  General Info
Airport Type: Airport
Ownership Type: Public
Owner: RALEIGH COUNTY ARPT AUTH
Owner Address: 176 AIRPORT CIRCLE RM 105
BEAVER, WV 25813
304-255-0476
Manager: TOM COCHRAN
Manager Address: 176 AIRPORT CIRCLE RM 105
BEAVER, WV 25813
304-255-0476
Number of Based Aircraft: 52
Number of Annual Operations: 11100
  Services
Available Fuel: 100LL, Jet A
Airframe Repair: MAJOR
Powerplant Repair: MAJOR
Bottled Oxygen Availability: None
Bulk Oxygen Availability: None
  Runways
Runway 01/19
6750 x 150 feet
Asphalt , in Good condition
Edge Lighting: High intensity
01 19
True Alignment 007 187
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 40 55
Touchdown Elevation 2496 2468
ILS None ILS
Visual Glide Slope 4 box VASI, left side 4 box VASI, left side
Controlling Object Trees: 85 ft high, 1,775 ft from runway end, 620 ft to the right (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 18:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
none
Runway Remarks none none
Runway 10/28
5000 x 100 feet
Asphalt , in Good condition
Edge Lighting: Medium intensity
10 28
True Alignment 097 277
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 51 66
Touchdown Elevation 2502 2504
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope 4 box VASI, right side 4 box VASI, left side
Controlling Object none none
Runway Remarks none  - 9 FT OBSTRUCTION LIGHTED POLE, 125 FT FROM AER, 250 FT RT.
  Remarks
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 - THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
 - DEER; BIRDS & WILD TURKEYS ON & IN VICINITY OF AIRPORT.
 - PRIOR PERMISSION REQUIRED 24 HOURS FOR UNSCHEDULED ACR OPERATIONS WITH MORE THAN 30 PASSENGER SEATS; CALL AIRPORT MANAGER 304-255-0476.
 - 9 FT OBSTRUCTION LIGHTED POLE, 125 FT FROM AER, 250 FT RT.
 - ACTIVATE MEDIUM INTENSITY RUNWAY LIGHTS (MIRL) RUNWAY 10/28; HIGH INTENSITY RUNWAY LIGHTS (HIRL) RUNWAY 01/19; MEDIUM INTENSITY APPROACH LIGHTING SYSTEM (MALSR) RUNWAY 19; RUNWAY END IDENTIFIER LIGHTS RUNWAYS 01 & 10 & 28; VISUAL APPROACH SLOPE INDICATOR (VASI) RUNWAY 10 & TAXIWAY LIGHTS - CTAF.
 - ESTABLISHED PRIOR TO 1959
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