WESTERN CAROLINA RGNL
Latitude: 35-11-42.827 N
Longitude: 83-51-46.939 W
Elevation: 1699 ft.
Variation: 4 W 2000
From city: 2 miles W of ANDREWS, NC
ARTCC: ZTL
Section chart: ATLANTA
Time Zone: UTC-5(-4DT)
RHP (KRHP)
ANDREWS, NC
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: RALEIGH FSS (RDU)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: RHP (WESTERN CAROLINA RGNL)
Attendance: APR-OCT 0800-1900
NOV-MAR 0800-1700
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT REIL RY 08 - CTAF. PAPI RYS 08 & 26 OPER CONT. MIRL RY 08/26 ON DUSK - DAWN. TO INCR INTST - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
LCTD 0.5 MI NORTH OF WEST END OF RY 08/26.
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100LL, A, A1+
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
CHEROKEE COUNTY
75 PEACHTREE STREET
MURPHY, NC 28906
UNITED STATES
Phone: 828-837-5527
MARIA HASS - EXT 814 - ACTING AIRPORT OPERATIONS MANAGER - FAX # 828-837-9684
MANAGER:
RALPH MOORE
5840 AIRPORT ROAD
ANDREWS, NC 28901
UNITED STATES
Phone: 828-321-5114
General Remarks
•  LOW FLYING MILITARY JET ACFT OVERFLY ARPT.
•  TWY UNLGTD.
•  4-5 FT DITCH 75 FT FROM RY CNTRLN ON BOTH SIDES.
•  RY 08 RR 390 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN 260 FT FM THLD.
•  ARPT SURROUNDED BY HIGH TERRAIN.
•  RY 08, 8 FT DROP-OFF, 108 FT FM THLD BOTH SIDES IN RY SAFETY AREA.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.8 MHz  
ATIS: None  
Remarks:
•  APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY ATLANTA ARTCC ON FREQS 134.8/307.9 (MT OGLETHORPE RCAG).
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC HRS HARRIS 109.8 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 15.3 nm 9.7°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
NDB MMI MC MINN COUNTY 242 KHz 24 Hours 36.3 nm 109.1°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMONITORED 2030-0830.
VOT TYS KNOXVILLE 112 MHz 24 Hours 37.5 nm 170.3°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
RHP WX AWOS-3 119.675 MHz 828-321-1049 0.1 nm
DZJ WX AWOS-3 119.325 MHz 706-745-9271 21.5 nm
•  CEILING NOT REPORTED
MNV WX AWOS-3 118.475 MHz 423-442-6170 32.9 nm
MMI WX AWOS-3 125.425 MHz 423-745-3422 36.4 nm
0A9 WX AWOS-3 135.675 MHz 423-543-1801 36.4 nm
Runways
08/26
Dimensions: 5500 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 25,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 45,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 08 Runway 26
True Alignment: 71° 251°
Traffic Pattern: Right Left
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 35-11-34.1022 N 35-11-51.5505 N
Longitude: 83-52-18.3348 W 83-51-15.543 W
Elevation: 1682 ft. 1698.1 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 38 ft. AGL 44 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.5°
Visual Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left 2-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes No
TDZE: 1682 ft. 1698.1 ft.

Heliports
None