SOUTH CAROLINA: Airport Data & Links


KMYR Myrtle Beach International Airport
(3,795 acres) Myrtle Beach, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KCRE] 13 NE ; [KHYW] 13 NW ; [5J9] 25 N ;
[KGGE] 30 SW ;
(ave. distance: 20 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 48
(35 single-props, 8 multi-props)
(5 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 317 ops/day … with 782,737 enplanements in 2012)
17hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 27
FAA began compiling ATADS data in 1993. Peak year was 2012.

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $6,945,738 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #52: $3,751,741 for “Construct Apron [Apron & Taxiway Design & Construction]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $60 per operation.

6-4-2014

KCHS Charleston AFB/Charleston International Airport
(2,060 acres) Charleston, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KJZI] 12 S ; [KLRO] 13 E ; [KDYB] 16 NW ;
[KMKS] 17 N ;
(ave. distance: 15 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 60
(20 single-props, 5 multi-props)
(31 jets, 4 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 283 ops/day )
24hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 30
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 7% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 30% from the peak year (1994).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $6,282,304 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #36: $15,233,268 for “Expand Apron [Apron Expansion Construction], Expand Apron [Apron Expansion Design Reimbursement]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $61 per operation.

6-4-2014

KGMU Greenville Downtown Airport
(385 acres) Greenville, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KGYH] 6 S ; [KGSP] 7 NE ; [KLQK] 18 W ;
[KSPA] 20 E ;
(ave. distance: 13 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 141
(104 single-props, 24 multi-props)
(12 jets, 1 helicopter)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 173 ops/day 15hr Contract tower)
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 25% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 42% from the peak year (1998).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $405,675 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #22: $789,767 for “Install Airfield Guidance Signs [Construction], Install Taxiway Lighting [Construction]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $6 per operation.

6-4-2014

KCUB Jim Hamilton L.B. Owens Airport
(182 acres) Columbia, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KCAE] 6 W ; [KMMT] 10 E ; [6J0] 16 SW ;
[KFDW] 21 N ;
(ave. distance: 13 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 108
(88 single-props, 15 multi-props)
(1 jet, 4 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 153 ops/day (53% local) No tower)

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $275,288 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #19: $201,114 for “Acquire Land for Development, Construct Taxiway [Taxiway”A”Extension, Phase III – Environmental Permiting]”

6-4-2014

KCAE Columbia Metropolitan Airport
(2,600 acres) West Columbia, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KCUB] 6 E ; [6J0] 11 SW ; [KMMT] 16 E ;
[KXNO] 20 S ;
(ave. distance: 13 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 87
(49 single-props, 17 multi-props)
(15 jets, 6 helicopters)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 145 ops/day … with 486,879 enplanements in 2012)
24hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 31
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 46% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 61% from the peak year (1999).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $6,722,473 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #42: $3,636,337 for “Acquire Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Vehicle, Construct Aircraft Rescue & Fire Fighting Building [Phase I – Design], Improve Terminal Building [Phase IV]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $127 per operation.

6-4-2014

KGSP Greer Spartanburg International Airport
(3,500 acres) Greer, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KGMU] 7 SW ; [KGYH] 11 SW ; [KSPA] 13 E ;
[KLQK] 24 W ;
(ave. distance: 14 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 12
(2 single-props, 3 multi-props)
(7 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 131 ops/day … with 642,512 enplanements in 2012)
18hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 23
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 18% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 30% from the peak year (2000).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $5,684,166 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #48: $11,750,913 for “Rehabilitate Apron [Design], Rehabilitate Terminal Building”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $119 per operation.

6-4-2014

KCRE Grand Strand North Airport
(427 acres) Myrtle Beach, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KMYR] 13 SW ; [5J9] 18 NW ; [KHYW] 20 W ;
[KCPC] 28 N ;
(ave. distance: 20 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 33
(28 single-props, 3 multi-props)
(1 jet, 1 helicopter)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 128 ops/day 14hr Contract tower)
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 6% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 56% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $648,351 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #18: $999,714 for “Construct Apron [Construction – Phase II]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $14 per operation.

6-4-2014

KHXD Hilton Head Airport
(131 acres) Hilton Head Island, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KARW] 12 N ; [KNBC] 15 N ; [KSVN] 26 SW ;
[KSAV] 26 W ;
(ave. distance: 20 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 87
(55 single-props, 23 multi-props, 1 gliders & ultralights)
(8 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 84 ops/day … with 73,776 enplanements in 2012)
14hr Contract tower
FAA began compiling ATADS data in 2004. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 30% from the peak year (2007).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $1,123,442 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #34: $309,978 for “Extend Runway [Environmental Assessment – Phase II] – 03/21, Install Airfield Guidance Signs [Runway 3/21 Sign Relocation – Construction], Remove Obstructions [Rwy 21 Obstruction Removal – Supplemental Environmental and Surveys]”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $36 per operation.

6-4-2014

KGYH Donaldson Center Airport
(1,300 acres) Greenville, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KGMU] 6 N ; [KGSP] 11 NE ; [KLQK] 16 W ;
[KSPA] 23 NE ;
(ave. distance: 14 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 53
(39 single-props, 12 multi-props)
(1 jet, 1 helicopter)
Operations & ATC:
(est. 60 ops/day 14hr Contract tower)
FAA began compiling ATADS data in 2004. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 55% from the peak year (2006).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $615,937 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #19: $102,602 for “Improve Runway Safety Area [frangible bolts on approach lights] – 05/23, Install Airfield Guidance Signs [update guidance signs per Part 139 inspection], Update Airport Master Plan Study”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $28 per operation.

6-4-2014

KFLO Florence Regional Airport
(1,436 acres) Florence, SC

Four Nearby Instrument Airports:
[KUDG] 18 NW ; [KMAO] 19 E ; [51J] 20 S ;
[KHVS] 24 NW ;
(ave. distance: 20 nm)

Total Based Aircraft: 36
(26 single-props, 8 multi-props)
(2 jets)
Operations & ATC:
(ave. 45 ops/day … with 82,961 enplanements in 2012)
16hr FAA towerFAA staffing as of 9/24/11: 16
FAA compiles ATADS data for this facility. Airport operations in 2012 were DOWN 49% vs. 2007 operations, and DOWN 68% from the peak year (1990).

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Airport Funding:
Four-year average AIP funding: $1,582,389 per year. Last AIP was Grant Sequence #31: $99,124 for “Install Emergency Generator [Phase 1 – Design], Install Taxiway Lighting [Phase I – Taxiway”B”(North),”D”&”E”(Design Only)], Modify Terminal Building [Design Services], Remove Obstructions”
— Average AIP Subsidy is $96 per operation.

6-4-2014

Other Selected South Carolina Airports…

Town CODE Airport Name Acreage Based Acft OPS/day
Aiken KAIK Aiken Municipal Airport 700 ac 49 180
Charleston KJZI Charleston Executive Airport 1,373 ac 49 151
Spartanburg KSPA Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport 544 ac 145 145
Anderson KAND Anderson Regional Airport 704 ac 72 142
Sumter KSMS Sumter Airport 429 ac 39 132
Georgetown KGGE Georgetown County Airport 680 ac 39 132
Conway KHYW Conway-Horry County Airport 265 ac 27 115
Camden KCDN Woodward Field Airport 396 ac 25 100
Beaufort KARW Beaufort County Airport 110 ac 37 99
Harleyville KDYB Summerville Airport 195 ac 51 99
Rock Hill KUZA Rock Hill (York Co) Airport-Bryant Field 401 ac 138 99
Moncks Corner KMKS Berkeley County Airport 236 ac 35 81
Pickens KLQK Pickens County Airport 270 ac 15 64
Orangeburg KOGB Orangeburg Municipal Airport 300 ac 22 61
Winnsboro KFDW Fairfield County Airport 159 ac 26 47
Darlington KUDG Darlington County Jetport 635 ac 14 22
Kingstree KCKI Williamsburg Regional Airport 396 ac 18 16
Hartsville KHVS Hartsville Regional Airport 281 ac 27 16
Laurens KLUX Laurens County Airport 78 ac 17 15