Franklin Municipal Airport

Franklin Municipal Airport
32470 John Beverly Rose Drive
Franklin, VA 23851
Phone: 757-562-8764
Fax: 757-562-7562

24 hour call out numbers:
Jimmy Gray, Manager,
Mike Caulder, Attendant,
Open daily from 8 am - 5 pm


FAA Identifier FKN
Lat/Long 36-41-53.114N / 076-54-13.687W
36-41.88523N / 076-54.22812W
36.6980872 / -76.9038019
Elevation 41 ft. / 12.5 m (surveyed)
Variation 09W (1985)
From City    2 miles NE of FRANKLIN, VA

Airport Operations
Airport Use Open to the Public
Sectional Chart WASHINGTON
Control Tower No
ARTCC Washington Center
NOTAMs Facility FKN (NOTAM-D Service Available)
Attendance 0800-1700
Pattern Altitude TPA LGT ACFT 800', HVY ACFT 1500'
Wind Indicator Lighted


Fueling hours are business hours and 24 hour call-out service (with prior arrangement and/or callout fee) 
Call-out Service: 
Jimmy Gray, Mgr: 757-377-9509
Woody Ferguson, Attendant: 757-636-6669


The Franklin Municipal Airport has a free conference facility that can seat up to thirty participants. 

Enjoy the local flavor by having a Franklin restaurant cater your next meeting at the airport.

To book the room call 757-562.8764


The Franklin Municipal Airport offers a variety of free services:

Courtesy Transportation & Courtesy Car
Aircraft Parking (ramp or tie down)
Passenger Terminal & Lounge
Pilot Lounge
Restrooms & Shower
WSI Weather System

Other services are available for a nominal fee:
Flight school / Flight training
Aircraft Rental
Two Aircraft Maintenance Facilities

Certifications. (Sec.1511)

I, June D. Fleming, City Manager for the City of Franklin, Virginia, hereby certify that the infrastructure investment described below has received full review and vetting as required by law and that the infrastructure investment is an appropriate use of taxpayer dollars.

Description of the Investment: Rehabilitation of Runway 9-27
     Franklin Municipal Airport
     32470 John Beverly Rose Dr
Franklin, VA  23851-3923
Franklin, Virginia

Estimated Total Cost:   $2,200,000.00

Covered Funds to Be Used:  $2,200,000.00 Page