Technical Information

Memphis International Airport (MEM)

Elevation: 341 MSL
Airport Reference Point (ARP): 35° 02' 32.7" Latitude
89° 58' 36.0" Longitude
Mean Maximum Temperature in Hottest Month: 92.3° F (July)

Basic Runway Data

Runway 18R-36L 18C-36C 18L-36R 9-27
Status Existing Existing Existing Existing
Safety Area 500 ft. 500 ft. 500 ft. 500 ft.
Type Pavement Concrete Concrete Concrete Concrete
Length 9320 ft. 11,120 ft. 9000 ft. 9000 ft.
Width 150 ft. 150 ft. 150 ft. 150 ft.
Effective Gradient 0.35% 0.78% 0.64% 0.53%
Wind Coverage (20 knots> 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 99.6%
Runway Marking Precision Precision Precision Precision
Approach Surfaces 50:1 50:1 50:1 50:1
Instrument Runway 18R: CAT I 36L:CAT III 18C: CAT I 36C: CAT III 18L: CAT I 36R: CAT III CAT I
Runway Lighting HIRL, CL, TW CL, TDZ HIRL, CL, TW CL, TDZ HIRL, CL, TW CL, TDZ HIRL, CL, TW CL
Pavement Strength** 125,000 lb - SW
210,000 lb - DW
458,000 lb - DT
621,000 lb - DTCG
873,000 lb - DDT
125,000 lb - SW
210,000 lb - DW
458,000 lb - DT
621,000 lb - DTCG
873,000 lb - DDT
125,000 lb - SW
210,000 lb - DW
458,000 lb - DT
621,000 lb DTCG
873,000 lb DDT
125,000 lb - SW
210,000 lb - DW
458,000 lb - DT
621,000 lb - DTCG
873,000 lb - DDT
Navigational Aids 18R: MALSR, RVR, ILS, TDZ
36L: ALSF-2, RVR, ILS, TDZ
PAPI
18C: MALSR, RVR, ILS, TDZ
36C: ALSF-2, RVR, ILS, TDZ
18L: MALSR, RVR, ILS, TDZ
36R: ALSF-2, RVR, ILS, TDZ
9:
MALSR, RVR, ILS
27: MALSR, RVR, ILS, PAPI
Runway Reference Code D - V D - V D - V D - V

** SW=Single Wheel, DW=Dual Wheel, DT=Dual Tandem,
DTCG=Dual Tandem Center Gear, DDT = Double Dual Tandem

RUNWAY THRESHOLD DATA

Runway Latitude Longitude Elevation
18L 35°02'55.75" 89°58'22.62" 277.61
36R 35°01'26.75" 89°58'20.75" 334.91
18R 35°02'58.16" 89°59'14.79" 288.36
36L 35°01'26.00" 89°59'12.81" 320.74
9 35°03'31.05" 89°59'08.65" 253.19
27 35°03'28.01" 89°57'21.08" 291.93
18 C 35°03'16.55" 89°58'34.21" 270.4
36 C 35°01'26.59" 89°58'31.89" 340.91

Aviation Communications

FAA Tower -
RWY 9/27 - 118.3
RWY 18C/36C - 119.7
RWY 18L/36R - 119.7
RWY 18R/36L - 128.425

FAA Ground - 121.9 (primary), 121.65 and 121.00

CL DEL - 125.2

ATIS - 127.75
Navigation

VORTAC, 010" 1.7 NM to field

Type Ident. Freq. DIR.DIST
VOR MEM 117.5 MHz on Airport
NDB ME 287 KHz 102 4.8 NM to Field