• Location

    Latitude: 
    34-54-09.3060N (34.902585)
    Longitude: 
    087-35-14.0920W (-87.587248)
    Elevation: 
    510.0 feet MSL (155 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    3.1 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    8 N.M. SW of Florence, Alabama
    Found On: 
    Atlanta Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Seaplane Base Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Seaplane Base
    Activation Date: 
    10/1984
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    Unattended
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZME (Memphis)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1510 feet (460 m)
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  1
    GA Helicopters:  2

    Annual Operations (as of )

  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      DENNIS ODEM
      83 SHELTON DRIVE
      FLORENCE, AL 35630
      256-767-0096
      DENNIS ODEM
      83 SHELTON DRIVE
      FLORENCE, AL 35634
      256-767-0096
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 205

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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Anniston(ANB)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
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    • Maps

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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near AL46

      Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
    • Nearby Airports with Fuel

      Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
      9.5 Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
      (MSL KMSL MSL)
      186 189 100LL, Jet A
      28.1 Bill Pugh Field Airport
      (M22)
      192 195 100LL
      29.5 Iuka Airport
      (15M)
      254 257 100LL
      34.8 Savannah-Hardin County Airport
      (KSNH SNH)
      297 300 100LL, Jet A+
      35.0 Pryor Field Regional Airport
      (DCU KDCU DCU)
      115 119 100LL, Jet A-1+
      37.3 Posey Field Airport
      (1M4)
      181 184 100LL, Jet A+
      39.0 Tishomingo County Airport
      (01M)
      231 234 100LL, Jet A
      43.1 Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field Airport
      (HSV KHSV HSV)
      111 115 100LL, Jet A
      43.8 Hartselle-Morgan County Regional Airport
      (5M0)
      132 136 100LL, Jet A
      46.3 Hazel Green Airport
      (M38)
      88 92 100LL
      48.2 Robert Sibley Airport
      (KSZY SZY)
      292 295 100LL, Jet A+
      50.0 Roscoe Turner Airport
      (CRX KCRX CRX)
      271 273 100LL, Jet A
      50.7 Huntsville Executive Airport Tom Sharp Jr Field Airport
      (KMDQ MDQ)
      92 96 100LL, Jet A
      52.4 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
      (KCMD CMD)
      136 140 100LL, Jet A-1+
      52.8 Ellington Airport
      (KLUG LUG)
      46 50 100LL, Jet A+
      54.2 Beech River Regional Airport
      (KPVE PVE)
      326 329 100LL, Jet A+
      56.2 Moontown Airport
      (3M5)
      99 103 100LL
      56.5 Centerville Municipal Airport
      (GHM KGHM GHM)
      7 10 100LL, Jet A+
      61.5 Walker County-Bevill Field Airport
      (KJFX JFX)
      167 170 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
      68.6 Bomar Field-Shelbyville Municipal Airport
      (SYI KSYI SYI)
      54 58 100LL, Jet A+
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

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      NOTAMS within
      NM of KSYI

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      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
      NM
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    • Ratings & Reviews

      Shoals Creek Seaplane Base Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
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      International Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Centers
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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    • Remarks

      A17 UNATTENDED THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS
      A17 1 FOR AFTER HRS SVC CALL 931-684-1669.
      A42-18 RY 18 MARKINGS FADED.
      A42-36 RY 36 MARKINGS FADED.
      A81-APT MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCREASE INTST ACTVT - CTAF.

    • Runways

      AL46 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 18/36 is 5503 ft (1677 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      AL46 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 18/36  5503 ft x 100 ft (1677 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/27/2007
      Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  42.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  49.0
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      799 793
      Latitude: 
      35-34-01.0487N 35-33-06.6307N
      Longitude: 
      086-26-33.2840W 086-26-32.5363W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      179 359
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Fair Fair
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE
      Object Height: 
      60 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      3100 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      10 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      13 30
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 18/36  5003 ft x 100 ft (1525 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      799 795
      Latitude: 
      35.567 35.5532
      Longitude: 
      -86.4426 -86.4424
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      179 359
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      799 795
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

    • Services

      Airframe Repair: 
      Major
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Major
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A+
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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