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 2014/09/17 11:00:

FALE 171100Z 09010KT CAVOK 24/18 Q1011 NOSIG

Forecast (TAF) for King Shaka International Airport

Retrieved 2014/09/17 00:25:

TAF FALE 162200Z 1700/1806 21008KT 3000 RA BR BKN008 BKN015 
      BECMG 1704/1706 19010KT SCT030 
      BECMG 1718/1720 33003KT 6000 -RA BKN025 BKN040 TX26/1712ZTN16/1703Z

Notices to Airmen (NOTAM) for King Shaka International Airport

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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 A2596/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2596/14 NOTAMR A1644/14 
Q) FAJA/QPICH/I/NBO/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1407230921 C) 1410150920 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: 23 Jul 2014 09:36:00 
SOURCE: FAJNYNYX
NOTAM A2593/14: King Shaka International Airport (FALE)
A2593/14 NOTAMR A1643/14 
Q) FAJA/QMCHW/I/M/A/000/999/2937S03107E005
A) FALE B) 1407230828 C) 1410150900 EST
E) RWY 06 CWY WILL BE 60M AND NOT 300M AS PUBLISHED IN THE SOUTH
AFRICAN AIP DUE EARTHWORKS.
CREATED: 23 Jul 2014 08:36:00 
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