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Tappahannock-Essex County
Tappahannock, VA

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FAA Identifier: XSA
Latitude/Longitude: 37-51-34.6000N / 076-53-38.8000W
37.8594 / -76.8939
Elevation: 135 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 11W (2010)
Land Area Covered: 423 acres
From City: 5 nautical miles S of Tappahannock, VA
County/Parish: Essex, VA

Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 8/1/2007 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Washington
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Washington Center (ZDC)
FSS: Leesburg Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: NOV - FEB/ALL/0800-1800, MAR - OCT/ALL/0900-1900
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)

Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8

Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A

Runway Information:
Runway: 10/28
Dimensions: 4300 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway 10 Runway 28
Latitude: 37-51-32.9760N Latitude: 37-51-36.2093N
Longitude: 076-54-05.5589W Longitude: 076-53-12.1004W
Elevation: 135 ft. Elevation: 128 ft.
Traffic Pattern: Left Traffic Pattern: Left
Displaced Threshold: No Displaced Threshold: No
Markings: NPI - Non-precision instrument, Good condition Markings: NPI - Non-precision instrument, Good condition
Visual Glide Angle: Visual Glide Angle:
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes

Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Tappahannock Essex County Arpt Auth
1450 Aviation Road
Tappahannock, VA 22560
Manager: Jim Evans
1450 Aviation Road
Tappahannock, VA 22560



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