Aeronautical Information Services - National Flight Data Center (NFDC)


Data Effective: 12/06/2018 - 01/03/2019
VKX (KVKX)
POTOMAC AIRFIELD
FRIENDLY , MD - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 38-44-55.11 N / 76-57-21.32 W
Elevation 117.7 FT
Variation 11 W 2000
From city 0 miles NE of FRIENDLY, MD
ARTCC ZDC
Section chart WASHINGTON
Time Zone UTC-5(-4DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower No air traffic control tower at airport
Tower Hours  
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS LEESBURG FSS (DCA)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility DCA (RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL)
    Attendance 0700-2200
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle Yes
    Lights SEE RMK
    MIRL RY 06/24 SS-SR; ACTVT PAPI RY 06 & 24 - CTAF
    Beacon Clear and Green
    ROTG BCN LOCATED 1000 FT N OF ARPT.
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee No
    Fuel 100LL
    Fire and Rescue  
    Int'l Operations Not a Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.8 MHz AUTOMATED UNICOM - 3 CLICKS FOR ARPT ADVISORY & WEATHER, 4 CLICKS FOR RADIO CHECK.
    CTAF: 122.8 MHz  
    ATIS: None  
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    Other - (IRONS STAR): 126.4 MHz IRONS STAR  
    Other - (TIKEE STAR): 120.45 MHz TIKEE STAR  
    POTOMAC APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 124.7 MHz APCH/P DEP/P (DC FRZ)
      125.65 MHz APCH/S DEP/S (DC FRZ)
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    DCA WX ASOS 132.65 MHz 703-412-8140 7.3 nm
    CGS WX AWOS-3 121.225 MHz 301-864-5497 14.0 nm
    FME WX AWOS-3 123.925 MHz   22.1 nm
    IAD WX ASOS   703-661-2990 26.2 nm
    HEF WX AWOS-3PT   703-361-6160 26.3 nm
    RUNWAY 06/24
    Dimensions 2665 ft. x 40 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment AFSC
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN  
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel  
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 06

    True Alignment 48°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Fair
    Latitude 38-44-46.38 N
    Longitude 76-57-33.91 W
    Elevation 108.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 19 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 2-light PAPI on left
    RY 06 PAPI UNUSABLE 3 DEG RIGHT OF COURSE.
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    REILS RYS 06 & 24 OPR SS-SR.
    Displaced Threshold 376.0 ft.
    DT Latitude 38-44-48.8441 N
    DT Longitude 76-57-30.3572 W
    DT Elevation 117 ft.
    TDZE 117.7 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 24

    True Alignment 228°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Nonstandard
    BASIC MKGS PLUS FIELD CARRIER LDG PRACTICE (FCLP) MKGS.
    Markings Condition Fair
    Latitude 38-45-3.84 N
    Longitude 76-57-8.73 W
    Elevation 117.7 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 20 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle 5.5°
    Visual Slope Indicator 2-light PAPI on left
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    Displaced Threshold 90.0 ft.
    DT Latitude 38-45-3.25 N
    DT Longitude 76-57-9.58 W
    DT Elevation 110 ft.
    TDZE 117 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 12/06/18 to 0901Z 01/03/19.

    Minimums

    TAKEOFF MINIMUMS

    Standard Terminal Arrival (STAR) Charts

    TIKEE THREE (RNAV)

    Instrument Approach Procedure (IAP) Charts

    RNAV (GPS) RWY 06
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    COPLEY INVESTMENTS
    10 NEWBURY ST
    BOSTON, MD 02116
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 617-267-6828

    MANAGER

    DAVID WARTOFSKY
    10300 GLEN WAY
    FORT WASHINGTON, MD 20744
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 301-248-5720
    REMARKS
    • UNLIMITED VEHICLE ACCESS TO ACFT MOVEMENT AREAS.
    • VISITORS PLEASE TUNE 122.85 FOR PARKING INSTRUCTIONS & GND SVCS.
    • NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES: AVOID TAKEOFF 2200-0700.
    • EXPECT 24 HR SECURITY FROM POLICE, MILITARY & OTHERS ON THE GROUND AND IN THE AIR.
    • ARPT WITHIN FLIGHT RESTRICTED ZONE.
    • RENTALS AVABL AT 301-292-9700.
    • FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-599-3874.