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

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Runways at King Shaka International Airport

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Aviation weather for King Shaka International Airport

Current conditions (METAR) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2014/04/18 13:00:

FALE 181300Z 05010KT 030V090 9999 FEW025 24/17 Q1015 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2014/04/16 00:00:

TAF FALE 162200Z 1700/1806 23005KT 9999 BKN025 
     FM171200 08012KT 9999 SCT030 
      BECMG 1716/1718 05010KT TX23/1712ZTN15/1704Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for King Shaka International Airport

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NOTAM A1498/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A1498/14 NOTAMN 
Q) FAJA/QFAHW/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1404142000 C) 1404220300 EST
D) BTN 2000-0300
E) GRASS CUTTING TAKING PLACE ALONG RWY AND ALL TAXIWAYS. FIRE AND
RESCUE WILL BE PROVIDING ESCORT AT ALL TIMES.
CREATED: 14 Apr 2014 14:46:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A1362/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A1362/14 NOTAMR A0473/14 
Q) FAJA/QFAHX/IV/BO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1404041136 C) 1405040800 EST
E) PILOTS ARE TO BE AWARE OF INCREASED BIRD ACT, IN PARTICULAR
SEASONAL SWALLOW ACT ON RWY 06 APP IN EARLY MORNING AND LATE
AFTERNOONS. PILOTS WILL REC ADVISORY WRNG OF BIRD ACT FROM ATC DRG
THESE PERIODS. DRG A SEV ADVISORY PILOTS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED TO
AVOID LDG ON RWY 06. INT DEP FROM RWY 24 WILL NOT BE ALLOWED DRG
THESE PERIODS. PILOTS ARE REQ TO REP ALL BIRD STRIKES AND INCREASED
BIRD ACT TO ATC. FOR ANY QUERIES PLEASE CTC CHRISTOPHER JONES
0820428192.
CREATED: 04 Apr 2014 11:49:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A1066/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A1066/14 NOTAMR A4437/13 
Q) FAJA/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1403141358 C) 1406111400 EST
E) WHEN RWY 06/24 IN USE ALL ARR ACFT TO EXP CLR FOR ILS Y UNLESS
OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY ATC.
CREATED: 14 Mar 2014 14:13:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A0883/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A0883/14 NOTAMR A0741/14 
Q) FAJA/QPICH/I/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1402281317 C) 1404250800 EST
E) ILS Z RWY 24 AND ILS Y RWY 24 OCA/H VALUES FOR THE 3.4 PERCENT
MISSED APPROACH CLIMB RADIENT TEMPO INCREASED DUE TO EARTHWORKS
TAKING PLACE NORTH OF THR RWY 24.
REVISED OCA/H: A.CAT A : 521FT (220FT) B. CAT B : 521FT  (220FT) C.
CAT C : 528FT (227FT) D. CAT D: 538FT (237FT).
CREATED: 28 Feb 2014 13:21:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A0882/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A0882/14 NOTAMR A4557/13 
Q) FAJA/QMCHW/I/M/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1402281316 C) 1404250800 EST
E) RWY 06 CWY WILL BE 60M AND NOT 300M AS PUBLISHED IN THE SOUTH
AFRICAN AIP DUE EARTHWORKS.
CREATED: 28 Feb 2014 13:20:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A0521/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A0521/14 NOTAMN 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/004/2940S03102E005
A) FALE B) 1402061342 C) 1405051230 EST
E) ALONG OLD NORTH COAST ROAD (PHOENIX) 
(294047S 0310213E, 294050S 0310215E) 153FT AGL: 
TWO CRANES WITH DAY AND NGT MARKINGS ERECTED.
F) GND G) 310FT AMSL
CREATED: 06 Feb 2014 13:42:00 
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