FAA Information
Effective 25 OCTOBER 2007

LOCATION

FAA Identifier:  3 I 4
Lat/Long:  38-15-30.4050N / 080-39-02.3270W
38-15.506750N / 080-39.038783W
38.2584458 / -80.6506464
(estimated)
Elevation:  2486 ft. / 757.7 m (surveyed)
Variation:  06W (1985)
From city:  6 miles W of RICHWOOD, WV
Time zone:  UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code:  26202

 

AIRPORT OPERATIONS

Airport use: 

Open to the public

Activation date: 

01/1960

Sectional chart: 

CINCINNATI

Control tower: 

no

ARTCC: 

WASHINGTON CENTER

FSS: 

ELKINS FLIGHT SERVICE STATION

NOTAMs facility: 

EKN (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance: 

IREG

Wind indicator: 

yes

Segmented circle: 

no

 

AIRPORT COMMUNICATIONS

CTAF 122.9

 

NEARBY RADIO NAVIGATION BEAMS

VOR Radial/Distance VOR Name Freq Var
RNLr027 / (18.5) RAINELLE VOR 116.60 04W
LWBr341 / 26.6 GREENBRIER VOR/DME 116.05 08W
BKWr044 / 36.4 BECKLEY VORTAC 117.70 06W

 

NDB Name

Heading/Distance

Frequency

VAR

ID

NICHOLAS 073/13.6 272 05W IJZ .. .--- --..
BRAXTON 186/25.6 234 06W JTM .--- - --

 

AIRPORT SERVICES

Parking Tiedowns
Bottled Oxygen None
Bulk Oxygen None

 

RUNWAY 10 / 28

Dimensions: 3360 x 60 ft. / 1024 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition (SOFT SHOULDERS)
Runway edge markings: 10/28 SOLID YELLOW CENTERLINE
 

RUNWAY 10

RUNWAY 28

Traffic Pattern Left Left
Markings NSTD in Fair Condition NSTD in Fair Condition
Obstructions:  180 ft. ridge, 5000 ft. from runway, 120 ft. right of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear
RY 10 15 FT TREE 20 FT FM THL;D 90 FT R. 10 FT BRUSH 20 FT FM THLD 125 FT L/R.
50 ft. trees, 200 ft. from runway, 65 ft. left of centerline
RY 28 +4 FT GND 40 FT FM THLD, 0 FT L & R.

 

 

Airport Ownership & Management from Official FAA Records

Ownership 

Publicly-Owned

Owner:  CITY OF RICHWOOD
6 WHITE AVE
RICHWOOD, WV 26261
Phone 304-846-2596
CITY HALL.
Manager:  JOHN CAUDLE
1652 AIRPORT ROAD
FENWICK, WV 26202
Phone 304-846-6650
AFTER HOURS CALL (304) 846-2105

 

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field 6 Aircraft operations: avg 75/month *
Single engine airplanes 5 Local General Operations
Ultralights 1 Transient General Aviation
  * for 12-month period ending 7 November 2006

 

ADDITIONAL REMARKS

Runway Frequently Covered with Snow during Winter Months
Pline on Hill East
Deer on & INVOF Airport
Airport Closed Nights
Parallel TWY Closed October - April

 

INSTRUMENT PROCEDURES

There are no published instrument procedures at 3I4
Some nearby airports with instrument procedures