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Galvez-Lake Vfd Heliport

FAA: 8LA8

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8LA8 Heliport Location

Latitude: 
30-18-03.7000N (30.301028)
Longitude: 
090-54-05.3500W (-90.901486)
Elevation: 
60.0 feet MSL (18 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.3 W (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
5 N.M. NE of Gonzales, Louisiana
Found On: 
New Orleans Chart
FAA Region: 
ASW

8LA8 Heliport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: H1 is 24 ft (7 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

8LA8 Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1060 feet (323 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

8LA8 Heliport Services

8LA8 Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
WAYNE HILL
41427 SMITHHART RD.
PRAKIEVILLE, LA 70769
(225) 335-3097
GALVEZ-LAKE VFD
16288 90E SEVARIO RD
PRAKIEVILLE, LA 70769
(225) 622-2490

8LA8 Heliport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
8.0 Louisiana Regional Airport
(REG)
194 194 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
18.9 Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field Airport
(BTR KBTR BTR)
317 317 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.9 Port Of South Louisiana Executive Regional Airport
(APS)
127 128 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
28.3 Hammond Northshore Regional Airport
(KHDC HDC)
61 62 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.1 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
(MSY KMSY MSY)
118 119 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.1 Harry P Williams Memorial Airport
(PTN KPTN PTN)
212 212 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
45.8 Houma-Terrebonne Airport
(HUM KHUM HUM)
164 164 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
47.9 Lakefront Airport
(NEW KNEW NEW)
108 109 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
48.0 St Tammany Regional Airport
(L31)
79 80 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.4 Acadiana Regional Airport
(ARA KARA ARA)
253 253 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
56.0 Slidell Airport
(KASD ASD)
86 87 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
56.6 Lafayette Regional/Paul Fournet Field Airport
(LFT KLFT LFT)
264 264 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
57.1 Mc Comb/Pike County/John E Lewis Field Airport
(MCB KMCB MCB)
22 23 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
61.8 George R Carr Memorial Air Field Airport
(BXA KBXA BXA)
59 60 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
63.3 Paul Pittman Memorial Airport
(T36)
36 37 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
63.9 St Landry Parish-Ahart Field Airport
(OPL KOPL OPL)
284 284 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
64.4 Abbeville Chris Crusta Memorial Airport
(KIYA IYA)
252 252 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
64.6 Kibs Air Park Airport
(7LA4)
274 274 100LL, MOGAS
75.0 Stennis International Airport
(KHSA HSA)
86 87 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
76.8 Marksville Municipal Airport
(KMKV MKV)
308 308 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Where to Stay Near 8LA8 Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near 8LA8 Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 8LA8 Airport Price
no Holiday Inn Express Gonzales 6.2 99.00 USD
no Western Inn Gonzales 6.2 99.99 USD
no Clarion Inn Gonzales 6.6 90.00 USD
yes Highland Inn 6.6 79.99 USD
no Best Western Inn 6.7 0.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Gonzales 7.0 119.00 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites Baton Rouge I-10 East 10.6 104.00 USD
no Days Inn Denham Springs 11.0 48.00 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Baton Rouge/I-10 11.1 52.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Baton Rouge Seigan Lane 11.2 55.00 USD
no Courtyard Baton Rouge Siegen 11.2 79.00 USD
no Best Western Denham Springs Inn 11.3 75.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Siegen Inn 11.3 85.50 USD
no Hampton Inn Baton Rouge - Denham Springs 11.3 89.00 USD
no Days Inn Baton Rouge 11.3 55.00 USD
yes Candlewood Suites Denham Springs 11.3 0.00 USD
yes Super 8 Baton Rouge 11.3 44.00 USD
yes Residence Inn By Marriott Baton Rouge Siegen Lane 11.3 109.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Baton Rouge East 11.4 0.00 USD
yes Crestwood Suites - Baton Rouge 11.6 45.00 USD
yes Quality Suites Baton Rouge 11.8 74.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Baton Rouge Denham Springs 11.9 69.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Walker 12.2 79.00 USD
no Bocage Plantation 12.7 250.00 USD
yes Hyatt Place Baton Rouge/I-10 12.8 93.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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