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Data Effective: 05/23/2019 - 06/20/2019
TYS (KTYS)
MC GHEE TYSON
KNOXVILLE , TN - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 35-48-33.7459 N / 83-59-43.1572 W
Elevation 979.2 FT
Variation 6 W 2015
From city 10 miles S of KNOXVILLE, TN
ARTCC ZTL
Section chart ATLANTA
Time Zone UTC-5(-4DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower ATCT-TRACON
Tower Hours 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours 24 Hours
FSS NASHVILLE FSS (BNA)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility TYS (MC GHEE TYSON)
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle Yes
    Lights SS-SR
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee No
    Fuel 100LL, A, A++
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I C
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 128.35 MHz 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    RADAR TYPE: ASR-9 24 Hours
    KNOXVILLE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 118 MHz APCH/P DEP/P ;(051-229)
      123.9 MHz APCH/P DEP/P IC ;(230-050)
      125.525 MHz APCH/S DEP/S  
      353.6 MHz APCH/P DEP/P ;(230-050)
      360.8 MHz APCH/P DEP/P IC ;(051-229)
    KNOXVILLE CLERANCE DELIVERY: 121.65 MHz CD/P  
    KNOXVILLE EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
      243 MHz EMERG  
    KNOXVILLE GROUND: 121.9 MHz GND/P  
      348.6 MHz GND/P  
    KNOXVILLE TOWER: 121.2 MHz LCL/P  
      257.8 MHz LCL/P  
    Other - (ANG OPS): 143.8 MHz ANG OPS  
      303.25 MHz ANG OPS ;SODA CAN CON
    Other - (CLASS C): 118 MHz CLASS C ;(051-229)
      123.9 MHz CLASS C ;(230-050)
      353.6 MHz CLASS C ;(230-050)
      360.8 MHz CLASS C ;(051-229)
    Other - (NG OPS): 41.5 MHz NG OPS  
      149.8 MHz NG OPS  
      373.9 MHz NG OPS  
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    TYS WX ASOS   865-981-4053 0.7 nm
    DKX WX AWOS-3 125.375 MHz 865-579-6151 11.1 nm
    GKT WX AWOS-3 126.875 MHz 865-429-5401 22.8 nm
    MNV WX AWOS-3 118.475 MHz 423-442-6170 24.7 nm
    JAU WX AWOS-3 124.975 MHz 423-566-6474 32.5 nm
    RUNWAY 05L/23R
    Dimensions 6005 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 71/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel 120,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 239,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 439,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 961,000 lbs

    Base End: 05L

    True Alignment 45°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 35-48-15.5643 N
    Longitude 84-0-19.7057 W
    Elevation 922.8 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 57 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-box VASI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 952.7 ft.
    TORA 6005 ft.
    TODA 6005 ft.
    ASDA 6005 ft.
    LDA 6005 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 23R

    True Alignment 225°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 35-48-57.721 N
    Longitude 83-59-28.2896 W
    Elevation 979.2 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 45 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 979.2 ft.
    TORA 6005 ft.
    TODA 6005 ft.
    ASDA 6005 ft.
    LDA 6005 ft.
    RUNWAY 05R/23L
    Dimensions 9000 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 63/F/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 120,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 243,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 421,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem 945,000 lbs

    Base End: 05R

    True Alignment 45°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 35-48-0.253 N
    Longitude 84-0-14.4125 W
    Elevation 938.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold  
    DT Latitude  
    DT Longitude  
    DT Elevation  
    TDZE 959.4 ft.
    TORA 9000 ft.
    TODA 9000 ft.
    ASDA 8600 ft.
    LDA 8600 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 23L

    True Alignment 225°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 35-49-3.3719 N
    Longitude 83-58-57.4312 W
    Elevation 962.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    Displaced Threshold 397.0 ft.
    DT Latitude 35-49-0.5921 N
    DT Longitude 83-59-0.8345 W
    DT Elevation 962.6 ft.
    TDZE 965.6 ft.
    TORA 9000 ft.
    TODA 9000 ft.
    ASDA 9000 ft.
    LDA 8600 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 05/23/19 to 0901Z 06/20/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for TYS

    Departure Procedure (DP) Charts

    KNOXVILLE SIX

    Hot Spots

    HOT SPOT
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    METRO KNOXVILLE ARPT AUTH
    MC GHEE TYSON AIRPORT
    ALCOA, TN 37901
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 865-342-3000

    MANAGER

    PATRICK WILSON
    P.O. BOX 15600
    KNOXVILLE, TN 37701
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 865-342-3088
    REMARKS
    • ARMY NG BASE OPS OPERS 0730-1700 MON-FRI. PPR DSN 266-4601/4605.
    • BIRDS ON & IN VICINITY OF ARPT, INCREASED OCT-APR.
    • PPR FM ANG FOR CIVIL ACFT TO USE TWYS G1; G2; G3; G4; & G SOUTH OF TWY G7. CONTACT 865-336-4371.
    • RY 23L, RY 23R DEPARTURES MAINTAIN RY HEADING UNTIL PASSING RESIDENTIAL AREA SOUTH OF EXTDD RY CNTRLN UNLESS OTHERWISE INSTRUCTED BY ATC.
    • WIDE-BODIED ACFT USE CARE WHEN TURNING ONTO TWY A FROM RAMPS 4, 5 & 6.
    • CAUTION: PORTION OF TWY A NEAR RY 05R APCH END NOT VISIBLE FROM TWR.
    • ANG OPS CALL SODA CTL 303.025.
    • ANG: COMD POST OPR H24, DSN 266-4371, C865-336-4371. ALFD MGR DOES NOT ISSUE OR STORE COMSEC FOR TRAN CREWS. TMPRY STOR OF CLASSIFIED MATERIALS UP TO TOP SECRET AT COMD POST.
    • ANG: PPR 24 HR PN RQR, LTD TO OFFL BUS ONLY, CTC AFLD MGMT DSN 266-4404/4419, C865-336-4404/4419.
    • CAUTION: HOLD SHORT LINE FOR RUNWAY 23L LCTD SLIGHTLY NORTH OF TWY A-8.
    • ANG: ENTRANCES INTO ARNG RAMP NOT SUITABLE FOR FIXED WING ACFT.
    • CSTMS/AG/IMG: MIL CUSTOMS ONLY WITH 72 HRS PN.
    • RSC NOT MNTD 1630-0730 DLY, RSC NOT MNTD WKENDS AND HOLS.
    • RWY 5L/23R AND RWY 5R/23L WT BRG CPTY FOR 2S LNDG GEAR IS 175.