Contacts:

Dave Gauss
Airport Manager
502.564.3714
david.gauss@ky.gov

Troy Gaines
Airport Opns Supv
502.564.3714
troy.gaines@ky.gov

Line Service
502.564.3714

Airport Services

If your flight brings you to Kentucky, the Capital City Airport is equipped to meet your line service requirements. Our professional line personnel can handle any aircraft quickly, safely, and with courteous attention to detail. When you taxi in at Capital City Airport, we will be there to greet you.

We pride ourselves on bringing you low prices while maintaining high quality service. We offer Shell Aviation fuel and accept most major credit cards.

We appreciate the opportunity of assisting you with all of your line service requirements.

Aircraft parked on tarmac at Capital City Airport 

Aircraft Parking:

While aircraft parking reservations are not required, we appreciate you letting us know in advance of your arrival so we can better serve you.

Please go to the Aircraft Arrivals & Departures page to let us know when you will be arriving.

Airport FAQs

Ramp / Landing / Tie Down Fees

Q: Does the airport have a ramp/tie down fee?
A: No

Q: Does the airport have tie-downs and is there a fee for this?
A: The airport charges the following overnight tie down fees:
$5 for Single Engines
$10 for Twin Engines and Turbo Props
With a top off of fuel, your first day of tie down parking is free.

Fuel Information

Q: How do I get a discount on fuel?
A: We offer fuel discounts as follows, Jet-A and 100LL $.25 off for self service. Jet-A 301+ gallons $.10 off, 401+ gallons $.20 off, 1,000 + gallons $.30 off.

Q: Does FFT have contract fuel?
A: Yes, we have both government and Shell contract fuel.

Q: How can I be sure I am receiving quality fuel services?
A: All employees of the Capital City Airport receive annual quality control and fuel management training as well as portable fire extinguisher training. Testing of fuel in storage tanks and fuel trucks is also performed and documented on a daily basis.

Callout Services

Q: Is after-hours service available?
A: Yes, call 502-564-3714 for after hours services. Call-out fees may apply.

Rental Cars / Courtesy Car

Q: Does the airport provide a courtesy car?
A: The airport provides a courtesy shuttle to transport our customers within the local area on a first come, first served basis. There are some times at night and on weekends when this service may not be avaialable due to staffing.  Please call ahead to check.

Q: How do I get a rental car?
A: Call the local Enterprise Car Rental at 502-695-5542 or Hertz Car Rental at 502-352-2775. Both Hertz and Enterprise will deliver cars to the airport.

WiFi

Q: Does the Capital City Airport provide wireless Internet service?
A: Yes, free wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) is provided.

Mechanic

Q: Do you have an onsite A&P Aircraft Mechanic?
A: Yes, we have an onsite A&P Aircraft Mechanic that services piston singles and twins along with lite turbine aircraft.  Flight Fixins 502-229-0460.

Commercial Flights

Q: Are there commercial flight services available at theCapital City Airport ?
A: There are no commercial flight services at the airport. Our main customers are state government, Kentucky National Guard, businesses, private pilots, and charters.

Flight Instruction

Q. Are there any flight instructors available?
A. Yes, contact Capital City Wings at 859-753-4678. Website is http://www.flyccw.com.

Rental Aircraft

Q: Are any aircraft available on the field for rental?
A: No, not at this time.

Services Offered

Our Line Service provides the following services:

  • Aircraft refueling (Full & Self Service)
  • Military contract fuel
  • Shell Contract Fuel
  • Aircraft parking and tiedown

Aircraft storage (hangar space)

Hangar Waiting List Policy

T-Hangar Dimensions

Service Fees

In addition, we provide the following ancillary aircraft services and support:

  • Ground power
  • Engine starts
  • Engine preheats
  • Aircraft towing
  • Replenishment of aircraft lubricants

We can also help with:

Hours Attended:
6:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. (M-F)
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (SA-SN)