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Airport Details

Directions to 05B Seaplane Base

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Location

Latitude: 
47-09-32.1550N (47.158932)
Longitude: 
067-55-55.0860W (-67.931968)
Elevation: 
440.0 feet MSL (134 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
17.2 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
0 N.M. N of Van Buren, Maine
Found On: 
Halifax Chart
FAA Region: 
ANE

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
04/1979
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZBW (Boston)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1440 feet (439 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BGR
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 08/17/2015)

Total Operations:  80
GA Itinerant:  80 100.0%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

  • CLNC DLVY THRU FLIGHT SERVICES 1-800-WX-BRIEF.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DAN MCCLUNG
51 MAIN STREET SUITE 101, 65 MAIN ST
VAN BUREN, ME 04785
207-868-2886
TOWN OF VAN BUREN
51 MAIN STREET SUITE 101
VAN BUREN, ME 04785
207-868-2886

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 207

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Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Bangor(BGR)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Van Buren - Van Buren (05B) Seaplane Base Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 05B

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
12.4 Long Lake Seaplane Base
(92B)
279 296 MOGAS
17.3 Northern Aroostook Regional Airport
(WFK KFVE FVE)
296 313 100LL, Jet A
17.6 Caribou Municipal Airport
(CAR KCAR CAR)
191 208 100LL
28.6 Northern Maine Regional Airport At Presque Is Airport
(PQI KPQI PQI)
189 206 100LL, Jet A
62.3 Houlton International Airport
(HUL KHUL HUL)
174 191 100LL, Jet A
69.0 Shin Pond Seaplane Base
(85B)
202 219 100LL
93.8 Millinocket Seaplane Base
(70B)
204 220 100LL
95.9 Millinocket Municipal Airport
(MLT KMLT MLT)
199 215 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Ratings & Reviews

Van Buren Seaplane Base Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Van Buren Seaplane Base
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Flight Service Number of Flights
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Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

On-time Performance
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Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
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Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

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

Restrooms
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Architecture
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Terminal Layout
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Seating Areas
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Overall Cleanliness
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Children Play Areas
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Geographic Location
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Baggage Claim Locations
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Comfort
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Security Lines
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Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
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Parking Pricing
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Public Transport
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Car Rental
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Taxis
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Hotel Shuttles
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Proximity to City Center
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Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
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Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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Runways

05B Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: NW/SE is 4000 ft (1219 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

05B Airport Runway Details



Waterway NW/SE  4000 ft x 200 ft (1219 m x 61 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Water -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  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: 

Waterway NW

Runway SE

Elevation: 
0 0
Latitude: 
Longitude: 
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
0 0
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: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
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

Remarks

A110-1 CLSD OCT 15 - MAY 15 YEARLY.
A110-2 DOCK LOCATED NEAR BASE OF BRIDGE.
A110-3 U.S. CUSTOMS AVAILABLE 24 HRS. 207-868-3391.
A110-4 ACCESS DIFFICULT DUE TO CONSTRUCTION OF NEW BORDER PATROL FACILITY
A16 ALT PHONE: VAN BUREN POLICE DEPT. 207-868-3481.
E111 VFR USE.

Services

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

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