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 2015/01/30 18:00:

FALE 301800Z 05010KT 9999 BKN029 24/20 Q1015 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2015/01/30 00:00:

TAF FALE 292200Z 3000/3106 34005KT 9999 BKN020 
      BECMG 3008/3010 04015KT SCT020 
      BECMG 3018/3020 02005KT TX26/3012ZTN20/3004Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for King Shaka International Airport

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NOTAM A4280/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A4280/14 NOTAMR A4166/14 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/004/2940S03102E005
A) FALE B) 1412121527 C) 1502270800 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: 12 Dec 2014 15:27:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A4158/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A4158/14 NOTAMR A4080/14 
Q) FAJA/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1412050728 C) 1502020800 EST
E) WHEN RWY 06/24 IN USE ALL ARR ACFT TO EXP CLR FOR ILS Y UNLESS
OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY ATC.
CREATED: 05 Dec 2014 07:28:00 
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