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 2015/08/29 05:00:

FALE 290500Z 25004KT 9999 FEW020 BKN032 21/16 Q1018 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2015/08/27 00:00:

TAF FALE 272200Z 2800/2906 01005KT CAVOK 
      BECMG 2806/2808 04015KT 
     FM281400 24015KT 9999 SCT025 
      BECMG 2816/2818 25005KT TX27/2812ZTN16/2804Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for King Shaka International Airport

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NOTAM A2822/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2822/15 NOTAMR A2816/15 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/005/2937S03106E005
A) FALE B) 1508201249 C) 1511160900 EST
E) DUBE BASEMENT PARKING, KZN (293728S 0310544E): CRANE(132FT AGL)
WITH DAY AND NGT MARKINGS ERECTED.
F) GND G) 467FT AMSL
CREATED: 20 Aug 2015 12:49:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A2719/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2719/15 NOTAMR A2710/15 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/004/2940S03102E005
A) FALE B) 1508110836 C) 1509071230 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: 11 Aug 2015 08:36:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A2695/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2695/15 NOTAMN 
Q) FAJA/QMRHW/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1508112000 C) 1508310300 EST
D) DLY 2000-0300
E) RWY 06/24: MARKING AND RUBBER REMOVAL TAKING PLACE.
CREATED: 06 Aug 2015 17:09:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A2669/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2669/15 NOTAMN 
Q) FAJA/QMRHW/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1508112000 C) 1508310300 EST
D) DLY  2000-0300
E) RWY 06/24 WIP.
CREATED: 05 Aug 2015 13:51:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A2595/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2595/15 NOTAMR A2504/15 
Q) FAJA/QMRXX/IV/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1507271148 C) 1510231200 EST
E) WHEN RWY 06/24 IN USE ALL ARR ACFT TO EXP CLR FOR ILS Y UNLESS
OTHERWISE DIRECTED BY ATC.
CREATED: 27 Jul 2015 11:56:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A2526/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2526/15 NOTAMR A1622/15 
Q) FAJA/QSAXX/IV/BO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1507220619 C) 1508311200 EST
E) ALL WIND DIRECTION ON D-ATIS 127.0 MHZ ARE ISSUED AS A TRUE
BEARING. PILOT TO MAKE OWN ADJUSTMENT BY 24 DEG W.
CREATED: 22 Jul 2015 06:22:00 
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: 01 Jul 2015 04:31:00 
SOURCE: FAJSYNYX
NOTAM A2147/15: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2147/15 NOTAMR A2146/15 
Q) FAJA/QOBCE/IV/M/AE/000/004/2933S03111E005
A) FALE B) 1506190720 C) 1509091230 EST
E)
ALONG M4 (BALLITO), KWA-ZULU NATAL (293348S 0311123E): CRANE (249FT
AGL) ERECTED WITH DAY AND NGT MARKINGS.
F) GND G) 339FT AMSL
CREATED: 19 Jun 2015 07:21:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX