MACON COUNTY AIRPORT
FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA
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Welcome to Franklin Aviation

Franklin Aviation is owned and operated by Neil Hoppe (A&P/FCC/IA) & Peggy Milton. We have been serving the aviation community in Franklin, North Carolina for more than a decade. We look forward to meeting you and accommodating all your aviation needs at the Macon County Airport.

The Macon County Airport is located near many area attractions including Harrah's Cherokee Casino, Gem Mining, Great Smoky Mountain Railroad, White Water Rafting, Waterfalls, Antiques and Arts & Crafts shopping and famous hiking trails including the Appalachian Trail.



 
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CTAF 123.05 • AWOS 118.225
Elevation 2,020' • 5,000' x 75' w/PCL


THE MACON COUNTY AIRPORT

Located in beautiful Iotla Valley in the Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina, Macon County Airport is approximately three miles from downtown Franklin, North Carolina. We are convenient to Highlands, Cashiers, Bryson City, Maggie Valley, Dillsboro, & Sylva, NC as well as Harrah's Cherokee Casino and Dillard & Clayton, Georgia - all within a 30 to 45 minute drive.

Hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. to dusk - After hours service available upon request. Please call 828.524.5529 for details. Security system activated after normal operating hours.

DIRECTIONS
Take Highway 28N from Franklin and then turn left onto Airport Road. Continue for 1 mile and look for the Macon County Airport sign on the right.

WE FEATURE
Franklin Aviation offers Shell Aviation Fuels, after hours service, ice, coffee and Wi-Fi internet access. We also have A&P mechanics on staff and offer aircraft repair & annual inspection services. Aircraft rentals are available to qualified pilots. READ MORE