• Location

    Latitude: 
    27-19-31.1550N (27.325321)
    Longitude: 
    081-01-43.2340W (-81.028676)
    Elevation: 
    30.0 feet MSL (9 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    6.5 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    11 N.M. NW of Okeechobee, Florida
    Found On: 
    Miami Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    07/1986
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    Unattended
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZMA (Miami)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1030 feet (314 m)
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  26
    GA Helicopters:  1
    Ultralights:  3

    Annual Operations (as of )

  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      JAN S. BUSSELL
      19840 NW 94TH DR
      OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
      863-467-9354
      R. A. AIRPORT, INC
      19840 NW 94TH DR
      OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
      863-763-6715
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      Area Code: 863

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    • Flight Service Stations

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

      Okeechobee - River Acres (FD70) Airport Terminal Map

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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near FD70

      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
      10.1 Okeechobee County Airport
      (OBE KOBE OBE)
      110 117 100LL, Jet A
      18.5 Sebring Regional Airport
      (SEF KSEF SEF)
      295 301 100LL, Jet A, UL94
      31.1 Avon Park Executive Airport
      (AVO KAVO AVO)
      301 307 100LL, Jet A
      32.4 New Hibiscus Airpark Airport
      (X52)
      55 62 100LL
      35.4 Airglades Airport
      (2IS)
      181 187 100LL, Jet A
      35.8 Indiantown Airport
      (X58)
      118 125 100LL
      36.4 Treasure Coast International Airport
      (FPR KFPR FPR)
      73 80 100LL, Jet A
      37.0 Palm Beach Co Glades Airport
      (PHK KPHK PHK)
      150 157 100LL, Jet A
      38.1 Vero Beach Regional Airport
      (VRB KVRB VRB)
      58 65 100, Jet A
      40.8 Sebastian Municipal Airport
      (X26)
      43 50 100LL
      41.1 La Belle Municipal Airport
      (X14)
      211 217 100LL, Jet A
      43.8 Arcadia Municipal Airport
      (X06)
      259 265 100LL
      43.9 Witham Field Airport
      (SUA KSUA SUA)
      101 108 100LL, Jet A
      45.6 Valkaria Airport
      (X59)
      33 40 100LL, Jet A
      46.4 Lake Wales Municipal Airport
      (X07)
      317 323 100LL, Jet A
      46.8 Wauchula Municipal Airport
      (KCHN CHN)
      284 290 100LL
      48.5 Chalet Suzanne Air Strip Airport
      (X25)
      321 327 100LL
      50.9 Melbourne International Airport
      (MLB KMLB MLB)
      23 30 100LL, Jet A
      51.8 North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport
      (F45)
      123 130 100LL, Jet A
      54.6 Bartow Municipal Airport
      (BOW KBOW BOW)
      312 318 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL KBOW NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of KBOW

      NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

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

      River Acres Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for River Acres Airport
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Business Centers
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restrooms
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Security Lines
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Car Rental
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    • Remarks

      A11 CONTACT PERSON: CYNTHIA BARROW 863-533-1195
      A110-2 OVERHEAD PLINES IN T-HANGAR AREA - APPROX 20' VERTICAL CLEARANCE.
      A110-5 WILDLIFE INVOF ARPT.
      A14 AIRPORT PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 5001 HIGHWAY 17 NORTH, BARTOW, FL 33830 FAX: 863-533-5968
      A17 UNATTND EASTER, THANKSGIVING & CHRISTMAS.
      A70 100LL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
      A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RYS 05/23 & 09L/27R, PAPI RYS 09L, 27R, 05 & 23 AND WIND CONE - CTAF. REIL RYS 05, 23, 09L & 27R OPER WHEN MIRL RYS 05/23 & 09L/27R HIGH INTST ONLY.

    • Runways

      FD70 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 09L/27R is 5001 ft (1524 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      FD70 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 05/23  5000 ft x 100 ft (1524 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/12/2006
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  35.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  60.0
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  110.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 05

      Runway 23

      Elevation: 
      108 122
      Latitude: 
      27-56-17.3308N 27-56-51.6674N
      Longitude: 
      081-47-21.8269W 081-46-41.6711W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      46 226
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.5 degrees 3.5 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE TREES
      Object Height: 
      36 56
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1350 2257
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      250 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      49 46
      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 09L/27R  5000 ft x 150 ft (1524 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/12/2006
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium 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 09L

      Runway 27R

      Elevation: 
      117 115
      Latitude: 
      27-56-40.3854N 27-56-42.9053N
      Longitude: 
      081-47-26.2000W 081-46-30.5197W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      87 267
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE TREE
      Object Height: 
      52 26
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1960 1185
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      250 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      44 32
      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 09R/27L  4400 ft x 150 ft (1341 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 05/12/2006
      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 09R

      Runway 27L

      Elevation: 
      112 112
      Latitude: 
      27-56-30.4996N 27-56-32.7245N
      Longitude: 
      081-47-25.4980W 081-46-36.5079W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      87 267
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Basic Basic
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE TREE
      Object Height: 
      48 39
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1800 980
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      250 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      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

      Runway 05/23  5000 ft x 100 ft (1524 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 05

      Runway 23

      Elevation: 
      109 123
      Latitude: 
      27.9381 27.9477
      Longitude: 
      -81.7894 -81.7782
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      46 226
      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: 
      109 123
      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 09L/27R  5001 ft x 150 ft (1524 m x 46 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 09L

      Runway 27R

      Elevation: 
      118 115
      Latitude: 
      27.9446 27.9452
      Longitude: 
      -81.7906 -81.7751
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      87 267
      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: 
      118 115
      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 09R/27L  4400 ft x 150 ft (1341 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      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 09R

      Runway 27L

      Elevation: 
      113 113
      Latitude: 
      27.9418 27.9424
      Longitude: 
      -81.7904 -81.7768
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      87 267
      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: 
      113 113
      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 [X] 14/32  5000 ft x 150 ft (1524 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      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 [X] 14

      Runway [X] 32

      Elevation: 
      0 0
      Latitude: 
      27.9486 27.9383
      Longitude: 
      -81.7894 -81.7792
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      139 319
      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

    • 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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