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 2014/10/20 09:00:

FALE 200900Z 10008KT 9999 SCT025 BKN045 20/15 Q1021 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2014/10/20 06:00:

TAF FALE 200400Z 2006/2112 20005KT 9999 BKN025 
      BECMG 2008/2010 14012KT 
      BECMG 2012/2014 08012KT PROB30 
      TEMPO 2012/2022 5000 SHRA BKN015 BKN035 
      BECMG 2018/2020 02005KT 
      BECMG 2108/2110 06015KT TX22/2011ZTN14/2104Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for King Shaka International Airport

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NOTAM A3450/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A3450/14 NOTAMR A2596/14 
Q) FAJA/QPICH/I/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1410151020 C) 1501121400 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: 15 Oct 2014 10:34:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A3449/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A3449/14 NOTAMR A2593/14 
Q) FAJA/QMCHW/I/M/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1410151019 C) 1501121400 EST
E) RWY 06 CWY WILL BE 60M AND NOT 300M AS PUBLISHED IN THE SOUTH
AFRICAN AIP DUE EARTHWORKS.
CREATED: 15 Oct 2014 10:33:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A3080/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A3080/14 NOTAMR A3039/14 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/004/2940S03102E005
A) FALE B) 1409021347 C) 1411301230 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: 02 Sep 2014 13:48:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A3076/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A3076/14 NOTAMR A2238/14 
Q) FAJA/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1409021155 C) 1411300900 EST
E) WHEN RWY 06/24 IN USE ALL ARR ACFT TO EXP CLR FOR ILS Y UNLESS
OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY ATC.
CREATED: 02 Sep 2014 11:58:00 
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