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T73 -  KIRK AIR BASE
LANCASTER, SC
  

METAR reported by LKR
Located 9.0nm at 289°
  VFR Current METAR
Reported by  KLKR, 01/23 15:15 UTC
VFR
 - broken 4600
 - Visibility 10 Miles
 - Precipitation unknown
 - Winds 240° at 14 Knots gusting 23
 - Temperature 17c, 63f
 - Dewpoint 10c, 50f
 - 29.87 inches mercury
Raw: 2018/01/23 15:15 KLKR 231515Z AUTO 24014G23KT 10SM SCT046 17/10 A2987 RMK AO2
  Location
Latitude/Longitude: 34° 40' 27.54" N / 80° 40' 56.25" W
34° 40.4590' N / 80° 40.9374' W
34.674317 / -80.682291
Elevation: 578
Magnetic Variation: 05W
Sectional: CHARLOTTE
Distance/Direction From City: 5 nautical miles SE of LANCASTER, SC
  Operations
Open to the Public: Yes
Control Tower: No
Attendance Schedule: ALL YEAR, MON-FRI, 0800-DUSK
Lighting Schedule: PHONE REQ
Segmented Circle: No
Landing Fee: No
Unicom Frequency:
CTAF Frequency: 122.900
  General Info
Airport Type: Airport
Ownership Type: Private
Owner: JAMES B. KIRK
Owner Address: 1007 KIRK AIR BASE RD
LANCASTER, SC 29720
803-286-8800
Manager: JAMES B. KIRK
Manager Address: 1007 KIRK AIR BASE RD.
LANCASTER, SC 29720
803-286-8800
Number of Based Aircraft: 9
Number of Annual Operations: 2000
  Services
Available Fuel: No fuel available
Airframe Repair: MAJOR
Powerplant Repair: MAJOR
Bottled Oxygen Availability: None
Bulk Oxygen Availability: None
  Runways
Runway 05W/23W
4400 x 300 feet
Water , in Unknown condition
Edge Lighting: No edge lighting
05W 23W
True Alignment
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 0 0
Touchdown Elevation 0 0
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope none none
Controlling Object none none
Runway Remarks none none
Runway 11W/29W
2245 x 600 feet
Water , in Unknown condition
Edge Lighting: No edge lighting
11W 29W
True Alignment
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 0 0
Touchdown Elevation 0 0
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope none none
Controlling Object none none
Runway Remarks none none
Runway 15/33
2600 x 40 feet
Asphalt , in Fair condition
Edge Lighting: Low intensity
15 33
True Alignment
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 0 0
Touchdown Elevation 0 0
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope none none
Controlling Object Tree: 89 ft high, 2,044 ft from runway end, 280 ft to the right (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 20:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
Tree: 65 ft high, 250 ft from runway end, 82 ft to the right (on approach).
- Clearance slope is 0:1.
- Object is not marked or lighted.
Runway Remarks  - RUNWAY 15/33 CENTERLINE MARKINGS BADLY FADED - RUNWAY END NUMBERS NOT STANDARD HEIGHT OR WIDTH.
 - A LAKE IS 40 FT FROM THRESHOLD.
 - A 10 FT DROP OFF AT THRESHOLD WITH WATER.
Runway 16W/34W
3000 x 300 feet
Water , in Unknown condition
Edge Lighting: No edge lighting
16W 34W
True Alignment
Traffic Pattern Left Left
Threshold lat/lon unknown unknown
Threshold Crossing Height 0 0
Touchdown Elevation 0 0
ILS None None
Visual Glide Slope none none
Controlling Object none none
Runway Remarks none none
  Remarks
Show Raw FAA Text
 - RUNWAY 15 HAS 30 FT DROP AT THRESHOLD.
 - RUNWAY 33 HAS 10 FT DROP AT THRESHOLD.
 - CHANGE ELEV FOR SEAPLANE BASE RUNWAYS 05W/23W; 16W/34W; 11W/29W TO 550E.
 - & 11W/29W & 16W/34W - WATERLANES ARE NOT MARKED - LENGTHS CHANGE WITH WATER LEVELS - CONTACT AIRPORT MANAGER AND CHECK NOTAMS.
 - RUNWAY 15/33 CENTERLINE MARKINGS BADLY FADED - RUNWAY END NUMBERS NOT STANDARD HEIGHT OR WIDTH.
 - A LAKE IS 40 FT FROM THRESHOLD.
 - A 10 FT DROP OFF AT THRESHOLD WITH WATER.
 - FOR LOW INTENSITY RUNWAY LIGHTS (LIRL) RUNWAY 15/33 CALL 803-286-8800.
 - VFR USE ONLY.
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