• Location

    Latitude: 
    30-17-54.0000N (30.298333)
    Longitude: 
    087-44-27.0000W (-87.740833)
    Elevation: 
    0.0 feet MSL (0 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    2.5 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    3 N.M. E of Gulf Shores, Alabama
    Found On: 
    New Orleans Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Seaplane Base Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Seaplane Base
    Activation Date: 
    12/2006
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    Unattended
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZJX (Jacksonville)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1000 feet (305 m)

    Based Aircraft

    Annual Operations (as of )

  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      DAVID M. WALTER
      P.O. BOX 998
      ORAGNE BEACH, AL 36561
      251-979-2200
      DAVID M. WALTER
      P.O. BOX 998
      ORANGE BEACH, AL 36561
      251-979-2200
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 251

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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field: 
      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 AL96

      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
      8.0 Foley Municipal Airport
      (5R4)
      14 17 100LL
      12.0 H L Sonny Callahan Airport
      (KCQF CQF)
      324 326 100LL, Jet A+
      21.2 Ferguson Airport
      (82J)
      73 76 100LL, Jet A
      26.0 Mobile Downtown Airport
      (BFM KBFM BFM)
      319 321 100LL, Jet A
      30.5 Pensacola International Airport
      (PNS KPNS PNS)
      69 72 100, 100LL, Jet A
      34.6 Bay Minette Municipal Airport
      (1R8)
      353 356 100LL, Jet A+
      35.1 Mobile Regional Airport
      (MOB KMOB MOB)
      312 314 100LL, Jet A, JP-4
      42.0 Trent Lott International Airport
      (PGL KPQL PQL)
      283 285 100LL, Jet A
      43.7 Peter Prince Field Airport
      (2R4)
      62 65 100LL, Jet A-1+
      45.7 Atmore Municipal Airport
      (0R1)
      19 22 100LL
      47.6 Fort Walton Beach Airport
      (1J9)
      81 84 100LL
      57.0 Brewton Municipal Airport
      (12J)
      37 40 100LL, Jet A+
      66.0 Destin Executive Airport
      (DSI KDTS DTS)
      84 87 100LL, Jet A
      69.1 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
      (GPT KGPT GPT)
      275 277 100LL, Jet A
      69.3 Bob Sikes Airport
      (CEW KCEW CEW)
      65 68 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
      72.4 Monroe County Aeroplex Airport
      (MVC KMVC MVC)
      15 18 100LL, Jet A+
      76.0 Evergreen Regional/Middleton Field Airport
      (KGZH GZH)
      28 31 100LL, Jet A
      80.3 Dean Griffin Memorial Airport
      (M24)
      294 296 100LL
      85.4 Diamondhead Airport
      (66Y)
      273 274 100LL
      86.0 Defuniak Springs Airport
      (54J)
      72 76 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL AL96 NOTAMs

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      NOTAMS within
      NM of AL96

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

      Bon Secour Seaplane Base Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Bon Secour Seaplane Base
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      Flight Service Number of Flights
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      Overall Number of Routes Served
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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)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Car Rental
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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)
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    • Remarks

      A11 CONTACT PERSON SARA BOWERS 850-892-8500 FAX: 850-892-6575.
      A110-2 FIRST 900 FT RY 09 SLOPES UPWARD CAUSING LINE OF SIGHT OBSTRUCTION BTN RY THLDS 09 & 27.
      A110-3 TREES OBSTRUCT LINE OF SIGHT BTN THLDS 09 & 36 AND BTN THLDS 27 & 36.
      A110-4 1800FT POWERLINE/POLES 324 FT FROM DEP END OF RWY 27.
      A42-18 RY 18/36 MARKED WITH WHITE REFLECTORS EVERY 200 FT.
      A57-27 RY 27 APPR SLOPE 38:1 TO DSPLCD THLD DUE TO 74 FT TREE 140 L OF CNTRLN 2180 FT FRM RWY END.
      A70 FUEL 24 HR CREDIT CARD SVC AVBL.
      A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27 - CTAF.
      E111 VFR ONLY.

    • Runways

      AL96 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 09/27 is 4146 ft (1264 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      AL96 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 09/27  4146 ft x 60 ft (1264 m x 18 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/21/2007
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  20.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 09

      Runway 27

      Elevation: 
      284 278
      Latitude: 
      30-43-57.5443N 30-43-57.2677N
      Longitude: 
      086-09-38.7292W 086-08-51.2223W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      90 270
      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 RR
      Object Height: 
      58 28
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1476 508
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      160 ft. right of centerline 250 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      43 49
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 278
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 605
      Threshold Latitude: 
      30-43-57.3100N

      Threshold Longitude: 

      086-08-58.1500W
      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  2700 ft x 60 ft (823 m x 18 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/21/2007
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
      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: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      282 269
      Latitude: 
      30-43-57.1206N 30-43-30.3969N
      Longitude: 
      086-09-11.3899W 086-09-11.6762W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      180 360
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      PLINE TREE
      Object Height: 
      35 28
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      956 1272
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      160 ft. right of centerline 250 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      282 270
      Displaced Threshold: 
      165 400
      Threshold Latitude: 
      30-43-55.4877N 30-43-34.3562N

      Threshold Longitude: 

      086-09-11.4073W 086-09-11.6335W
      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 09/27  4100 ft x 60 ft (1250 m x 18 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 09

      Runway 27

      Elevation: 
      288 272
      Latitude: 
      30.7326 30.7326
      Longitude: 
      -86.1606 -86.1476
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      90 270
      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: 
      288 272
      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  2700 ft x 50 ft (823 m x 15 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  GRE -
      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: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      283 270
      Latitude: 
      30.7325 30.7251
      Longitude: 
      -86.1532 -86.1532
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      180 360
      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: 
      283 270
      Displaced Threshold: 
      165 400
      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: 
      High Pressure
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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