KNOXVILLE DOWNTOWN ISLAND
Latitude: 35-57-49.8 N
Longitude: 83-52-25.2 W
Elevation: 833 ft.
Variation: 5 W 2010
From city: 3 miles E of KNOXVILLE, TN
ARTCC: ZTL
Section chart: ATLANTA
Time Zone: UTC-5(-4DT)
DKX (KDKX)
KNOXVILLE, TN
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: NASHVILLE FSS (BNA)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: BNA (NASHVILLE INTL)
Attendance: 0700-2300
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
DUSK-DAWN. MIRL RY 08/26, TWY LGTS AND REIL RYS 08 & 26 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100LL, A1
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
KNOXVILLE METRO ARPT AUTH
PO BOX 15600
KNOXVILLE, TN 37901
UNITED STATES
Phone: 865-342-3000
MANAGER:
TRAVIS D. GARDNER
2701 SPENCE PLACE
KNOXVILLE, TN 37920
UNITED STATES
Phone: 865-577-4461
General Remarks
•  GEESE ON & INVOF ARPT.
•  RQ ACFT DEPG RY 26 AVOID TURNS OVER NEIGHBORHOOD LCTD APRXLY 1 NM SW OF ARPT NOISE SENSITIVE AREA.
•  (E81) TXWY GUIDANCE SIGNS AVBL.
•  NEW 08 PREFERRED CALM WND RY.
•  TFR MAY BE IN EFFECT OVER STADIUM 2.5 MILES WEST. CHECK NOTAMS.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach  
KNOXVILLE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 123.9 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
  353.6 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
KNOXVILLE CLERANCE DELIVERY: 121.7 MHz CD/P  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 26 ILS DKX 111.3 MHz  


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC VXV VOLUNTEER 116.4 MHz 24 Hours 3.7 nm 16.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  HIWAS BROADCAST.
VOT TYS KNOXVILLE 112 MHz 24 Hours 10.8 nm 32.5°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
NDB JXT JEFFERSON 346 KHz 24 Hours 21.3 nm 245.6°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNUSBL BYD 15 NM.
VORTAC SOT SNOWBIRD 108.8 MHz 24 Hours 41.4 nm 284.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  TACAN AZIMUTH & DME UNUSBL 225-250 BYD 30 NM BLO 10,000 FT.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
DKX WX AWOS-3 125.375 MHz 865-579-6151 0.0 nm
TYS WX ASOS   865-981-4053 10.8 nm
GKT WX AWOS-3 126.875 MHz 865-429-5401 18.0 nm
JAU WX AWOS-3 124.975 MHz 423-566-6474 26.3 nm
MOR WX AWOS-3 126.725 MHz 423-587-5886 26.9 nm
Runways
08/26
Dimensions: 3499 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 22,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 08 Runway 26
True Alignment: 75° 255°
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 35-57-45.3304 N 35-57-54.1824 N
Longitude: 83-52-45.7744 W 83-52-4.6331 W
Elevation: 833.1 ft. 830.7 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 45 ft. AGL 45 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.8° 3.35°
Visual Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left 2-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Yes
TDZE: 833 ft. 833 ft.

Heliports
None