Lihue Airport (LIH) Information

Lihue, HI

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Location & QuickFacts

FAA Information Effective:2013-12-12
Airport Identifier:LIH
Airport Status:Operational
Longitude/Latitude:159-20-20.2487W/21-58-33.5389N
-159.338958/21.975983 (Estimated)
Elevation:153 ft / 46.63 m (Surveyed)
Land:915 acres
From nearest city:2 nautical miles E of Lihue, HI
Location:Kauai County, HI
Magnetic Variation:11E (1990)

Owner & Manager

Ownership:Publicly owned
DIST. MGR; STATE OF HAWAII DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION AIRPORTS DIV.
Owner:Hawaii St Arpts Div
Address:Honolulu Intl Arpt
Honolulu, HI 96819
Phone number:808-838-8600
Manager:Dennis L. Neves
Address:3901 Mokulele Lp Box 6
Lihue, HI 96766
Phone number:808-274-8805

Airport Operations and Facilities

Airport Use:Open to public
Wind indicator:Yes
Segmented Circle:Yes
Control Tower:Yes
Beacon Color:Clear-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing fee charge:No
Sectional chart:Hawaiian Islands
Region:AWP - Western-Pacific
Boundary ARTCC:ZHN - Honolulu Control Facility
Tie-in FSS:HNL - Honolulu
FSS on Airport:No
FSS Toll Free:1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility:LIH (NOTAM-d service avaliable)
Certification type/date:I C S 05/1973
Federal Agreements:NGY

Airport Communications

CTAF:118.900

Airport Services

Fuel available:100 A
100 OCTANE FUEL AVBL 0900-1700. FOR JET A FUEL CALL 1-800-776-2138 OR 1-800-821-3122.
Airframe Repair:MINOR
Power Plant Repair:MINOR
HELI MAJOR.
Bottled Oxygen:NONE
Bulk Oxygen:NONE

Runway Information

Runway 03/21

Dimension:6500 x 150 ft / 1981.2 x 45.7 m
DISTANCE REMAINING SIGNS LEFT SIDE
Surface:ASPH, Good Condition
Surface Treatment:Saw-cut or plastic Grooved
Weight Limit:Single wheel: 75000 lbs.
Dual wheel: 200000 lbs.
Dual tandem wheel: 350000 lbs.
Dual dual tandem wheel: 730000 lbs.
Edge Lights:Medium
  Runway 03 Runway 21
Longitude:159-20-55.7446W159-20-06.9071W
Latitude:21-58-22.4566N21-59-07.9956N
Elevation:152.00 ft80.00 ft
Alignment:45127
Traffic Pattern:RightLeft
Markings:Non-precision instrument, Good ConditionNon-precision instrument, Good Condition
Crossing Height:46.00 ft61.00 ft
Displaced threshold:0.00 ft205.00 ft
VASI:4-light PAPI on left side
PAPI UNUSBL BYD 1.5 NM & OFFSET 9.5 DEGREES EAST OF CNTRLN DUE TO RAPIDLY RISING TERRAIN.
4-light PAPI on left side
Visual Glide Angle:3.00°3.00°
Runway End Identifier:YesYes
Centerline Lights:NoNo
Touchdown Lights:NoNo
Obstruction:, 50:1 slope to clear4 ft tree, 200.0 ft from runway, 100 ft right of centerline, 50:1 slope to clear

Runway 17/35

Dimension:6500 x 150 ft / 1981.2 x 45.7 m
DISTANCE REMAINING SIGNS LEFT SIDE
Surface:ASPH, Good Condition
Surface Treatment:Saw-cut or plastic Grooved
Weight Limit:Single wheel: 75000 lbs.
Dual wheel: 175000 lbs.
Dual tandem wheel: 250000 lbs.
Dual dual tandem wheel: 630000 lbs.
Edge Lights:High
  Runway 17 Runway 35
Longitude:159-20-09.1636W159-20-09.1760W
Latitude:21-58-54.0554N21-57-49.6456N
Elevation:92.00 ft92.00 ft
Alignment:1270
ILS Type:ILS/DME
Traffic Pattern:LeftRight
Markings:Precision instrument, Good ConditionPrecision instrument, Good Condition
Crossing Height:55.00 ft55.00 ft
VASI:4-light PAPI on left side4-light PAPI on left side
Visual Glide Angle:3.00°3.00°
Approach lights:MALSR
Runway End Identifier:Yes

Helipad H1

Dimension:64 x 64 ft / 19.5 x 19.5 m
DISTANCE REMAINING SIGNS LEFT SIDE
Surface:ASPH, Good Condition
  Runway H1 Runway
Traffic Pattern:LeftLeft
Runway End Identifier:No
Centerline Lights:No
Touchdown Lights:No

Remarks

STADIUM FLOOD LIGHTS 125' AGL/282' MSL/ 2400' SW FROM RWY 03 THR.
RY 17/35 WGT LIMIT DC10-10 340000 LBS; DC10-30 430000 LBS.
405 FT OF RY 17/35 500 FT SOUTH OF TWY D & RY 17/35 INTXN NOT VISIBLE FM ATCT.
HELICOPTER PADS 1-20 LCTD W OF CONTROL TOWER.
MISC 2 OF 3: ACFT NEEDING ENGINE RUNUPS FOR OTHER THAN NORMAL START-UP AND TAXI OUT ARE REQUIRED TO COORDINATE THESE RUNUPS WITH AIRPORT MGT. NORMAL RUNUP AREA IS ON TWY ALPHA NORTH OF TWY B AND ALPHA INTERSECTION. ACFT ORIENTATION IS DEPENDENT ON WIND AND WITH TOWER APPROVAL.
MISC 3 OF 3: POWER SETTING WILL NOT CAUSE DAMAGE TO LIGHTS AND SIGNS, IF RUN MAY CAUSE DAMAGE AN ALTERNATE LOCATION WILL BE SELECTED.
MISC 1 OF 3: PPR FOR PARKING ALL TRANSIENT ACFT, CALL AMGR (808) 274-3800 BTN 1700Z AND 0230Z. OTHER TIMES, CALL (808) 651-6255; FAX (808) 241-3939 BTN 1700Z 0230Z, OTHER TIMES (808) 246-1434. MILITARY/CIVILIAN ACFT CARRYING MUNITIONS/HAZMAT MUST COORDINATE ITINERARY NLT 24 HRS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL.
EXTENSIVE LARGE AND SMALL BIRD ACTIVITY INVOF RYS INCLUDING THE NENE GOOSE.
INTXN DEPS FM TWY D ON RY 17/35 NOT AUTHORIZED.
PPR FOR TRANSPORTATION OF DIVISION 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, 1.4 EXPLOSIVES AND HAZARDOUS MATERIAL IN AND OUT OF ARPT. CALL 1(808)241-3912.
MILITARY ACFT MAKE FUEL ARRANGEMENTS BEFORE ARRIVAL.
DUE TO NONVISIBILITY ATCT UNABLE TO PROVIDE ATC SVC BTN ACFT AND/OR VEHICLES ON TWY B FM 220 FT TO 500 FT S OF TWY D.

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