Pilot information for King Shaka International Airport

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General information for King Shaka International Airport

Airport codes: DUR FALE
Type: major airport (frequent airline service)
Scheduled airline service: yes
Serves: Durban, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa
Latitude: -29.614444 | 29 36.866667 S | S29 36 51
Longitude: 31.119722 | 31 7.183333 E | E031 07 10
Field elevation: 295 ft/90 m MSL

Radio communication frequencies for King Shaka International Airport

DURBAN Approach: 125.75 MHz
KING SHAKA ATIS: 127 MHz
KING SHAKA INT. : 118.45 MHz (KING SHAKA INT. Tower)
KING SHAKA INT. : 121.65 MHz
VOT TGV: 115.6 MHz

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Runways at King Shaka International Airport

06/24
12,139 x 197 ft (3,700 x 60 m) — other (Asphalt) — not lighted

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Aviation weather for King Shaka International Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2015/02/28 06:00:

FALE 280600Z 22009KT 9999 SCT035 BKN045 22/19 Q1017 RERA NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2015/02/27 00:00:

TAF FALE 272200Z 2800/0106 19012KT 9999 BKN015 
      TEMPO 2800/2806 5000 SHRA BKN010 BKN035 
      BECMG 2807/2809 13008KT 9999 BKN025 PROB30 
      TEMPO 2813/2818 -TSRA FEW030CB 
     FM281900 20008KT 9999 BKN020 TX26/2810ZTN24/2804Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for King Shaka International Airport

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NOTAM A0818/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A0818/15 NOTAMR A4280/14 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/004/2940S03102E005
A) FALE B) 1502271321 C) 1504300800 EST
E) ALONG OLD NORTH COAST ROAD (PHOENIX) (294047S 0310213E, 294050S
0310215E): TWO CRANES WITH DAY AND NGT MARKINGS ERECTED FM GND-153FT
AGL.
F) GND G) 310FT AMSL
CREATED: 27 Feb 2015 13:22:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A0795/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A0795/15 NOTAMN 
Q) FAJA/QMXHW/IV/M/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1502262000 C) 1503120300 EST
D) DLY 2000-0300
E) ALL TWY WIP. 10 MIN PN TO VACATE. FIRE AND RESCUE TO PROVIDE
ESCORT.
CREATED: 26 Feb 2015 14:10:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A0382/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A0382/15 NOTAMR A4158/14 
Q) FAJA/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1502020642 C) 1504270800 EST
E) WHEN RWY 06/24 IN USE ALL ARR ACFT TO EXP CLR FOR ILS Y UNLESS
OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY ATC.
CREATED: 02 Feb 2015 06:42:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A1997/12: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A1997/12 NOTAMR A1672/12 
Q) FAJA/QFALT/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1205281459 C) PERM
E) IN THE ABSENCE OF AN IAP FOR IFR ACFT INTO FAVG THE FOLLOWING PROC
WILL APPLY WHEN WX MINIMA RESTRICTS VMC DESCENTS INTO FAVG:INBOUND
IFR ACFT TO FAVG SHALL BE ACCOMMODATED ON THE ILS OR VOR IAP TO FALE
TO A MINIMUM OF 1000FT ALT.SHOULD THE ACFT NOT BECOME VMC BY 1000FT
ALT,PILOT WILL BE REQUESTED TO LAND AT FALE.
CREATED: 28 May 2012 14:59:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX