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Tavares Seaplane Base

FAA: FA1

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FA1 Seaplane Base Location

Latitude: 
28-48-02.0000N (28.800556)
Longitude: 
081-43-40.0000W (-81.727778)
Elevation: 
63.0 feet MSL (19 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.2 W (as of September 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. SE of Tavares, Florida
Found On: 
Jacksonville Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

FA1 Seaplane Base Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 09/27 is 3000 ft (914 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

FA1 Seaplane Base General Information

Control tower: 
No
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0900-1700
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1063 feet (324 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

FA1 Seaplane Base Services

Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
Parking: 
Tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Pilot Instruction

FA1 Seaplane Base Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
MATTHEW T. ELIA
150 EAST RUBY STREET
TAVARES, FL 32778-1068
(352) 253-4267
CITY OF TAVARES
201 EAST MAIN ST.
TAVARES, FL 32778-1068
(352) 742-6210

FA1 Seaplane Base Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Saint Petersburg(PIE)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
4.4 Leesburg International Airport
(LEE KLEE LEE)
287 293 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
6.5 Bob White Field Airport
(X61)
127 133 100LL
8.4 Umatilla Municipal Airport
(X23)
28 34 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
9.5 Orlando Apopka Airport
(X04)
126 132 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.8 Executive Airport
(ORL KORL ORL)
126 132 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
26.0 Orlando Sanford International Airport
(SFB KSFB SFB)
93 100 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
28.3 Deland Municipal-Sidney H Taylor Field Airport
(KDED DED)
55 62 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.0 Inverness Airport
(KINF INF)
270 276 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.3 Orlando International Airport
(MCO KMCO MCO)
135 141 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.3 Kissimmee Gateway Airport
(ISM KISM ISM)
153 159 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.3 Ocala International-Jim Taylor Field Airport
(OCF KOCF OCF)
310 316 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
37.5 Marion County Airport
(X35)
294 300 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.5 Spruce Creek Airport
(7FL6)
64 71 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
41.1 Zephyrhills Municipal Airport
(ZPH KZPH ZPH)
213 219 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
41.9 Daytona Beach International Airport
(DAB KDAB DAB)
56 63 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
43.0 Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport
(KBKV BKV)
243 249 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
43.5 Massey Ranch Airpark Airport
(X50)
75 82 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
43.7 New Smyrna Beach Municipal Airport
(KEVB EVB)
69 76 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
44.0 Ormond Beach Municipal Airport
(KOMN OMN)
46 53 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
44.3 Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport
(GIF KGIF GIF)
181 187 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from FA1 Airport Price
yes Americas Best Value Inn 0.9 49.99 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Tavares 1.1 82.05 USD
yes Inn On The Green 1.3 66.75 USD
no Comfort Inn & Suites Eustis 1.3 74.00 USD
yes Best Western Lake County Inn 1.5 90.00 USD
no Quality Inn & Suites Mount Dora 3.4 69.00 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Leesburg/Mt Dora 4.5 63.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Leesburg 4.7 75.65 USD
yes Ecom Lodge Mount Dora 5.2 46.55 USD
no Hampton Inn Mount Dora 5.9 89.00 USD
yes Mission Inn Resort & Club 6.1 119.00 USD
yes Days Inn Leesburg 8.1 40.00 USD
yes Super 8 Leesburg 9.8 44.00 USD
yes Best Western Plus Chain Of Lakes Inn & Suites 9.9 80.00 USD
yes Sleep Inn Leesburg 10.6 48.00 USD
yes Meridian Hotel & Suites Clermont 11.9 40.00 USD
yes Days Inn & Suites Clermont 11.9 45.99 USD
yes Meridian Hotel & Suites Clermont 11.9 39.99 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Lady Lake/The Villages 13.2 60.00 USD
yes Towneplace Suites By Marriott The Villages 16.7 129.00 USD
no Waterfront Inn 16.7 164.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites The Villages 16.8 82.08 USD
yes Comfort Suites The Villages 16.9 99.00 USD
yes Fairfield Inn & Suites Clermont 17.3 94.00 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites Clermont, Fl 17.7 92.65 USD
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