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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
44-09-55.4000N (44.165389)
Longitude: 
068-25-41.4000W (-68.428167)
Elevation: 
100.0 feet MSL (30 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
16.1 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
5 N.M. N of Swans Island, Maine
Found On: 
Halifax Chart
FAA Region: 
ANE

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
01/1983
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZBW (Boston)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1100 feet (335 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BGR
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 08/16/2016)

Total Operations:  100
GA Itinerant:  100 100.0%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

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

Contacts

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
WILLIAM H. BANK
PO BOX 97
SWANS ISLAND, ME 04479
207-460-1113
WILLIAM H. BANKS
PO BOX 97
SWANS ISLAND, ME 04685
207-460-1113

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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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Swans Island - Banks (ME5) Airport Terminal Map

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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near ME5

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
17.3 Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport
(BHB KBHB BHB)
9 25 100LL, Jet A
29.0 Belfast Municipal Airport
(KBST BST)
300 316 100LL
29.6 Knox County Regional Airport
(RKD KRKD RKD)
257 273 100LL, Jet A
42.2 Bangor International Airport
(BGR KBGR BGR)
336 352 100LL, Jet A
48.4 Dewitt Field, Old Town Municipal Airport
(OLD KOLD OLD)
347 363 100LL
54.3 Pittsfield Municipal Airport
(2B7)
312 328 100LL, Jet A-1+
56.7 Wiscasset Airport
(ISS KIWI IWI)
257 273 100LL, Jet A
57.9 Waterville Robert Lafleur Airport
(WVL KWVL WVL)
292 308 100LL, Jet A
59.6 Augusta State Airport
(AUG KAUG AUG)
279 295 100LL, Jet A
61.1 Dexter Regional Airport
(1B0)
325 341 100LL, MOGAS
69.9 Central Maine Airport Of Norridgewock Airport
(OWK KOWK OWK)
298 314 100LL, MOGAS
77.7 Twitchell Airport
(3B5)
271 287 100LL, MOGAS
80.2 Auburn/Lewiston Municipal Airport
(LEW KLEW LEW)
265 280 100LL, Jet A-1+
87.1 Portland International Jetport Airport
(PWM KPWM PWM)
249 264 100LL, Jet A
88.4 Oxford County Regional Airport
(81B)
270 285 100LL
89.6 Millinocket Municipal Airport
(MLT KMLT MLT)
353 369 100LL, Jet A
91.4 Greenville Municipal Airport
(3B1)
328 344 100LL, Jet A
93.1 Greenville Seaplane Base
(52B)
327 343 100LL
95.4 Millinocket Seaplane Base
(70B)
349 365 100LL
98.0 Biddeford Municipal Airport
(B19)
245 260 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
NM of ME5

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

Banks Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Banks Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

On-time Performance
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Business Centers
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Wireless Internet Access
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General Facilities ATM Locations
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Public Telephones
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Restrooms
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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
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Baggage Handling
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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
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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)
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Runways

ME5 Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 10/28 is 1500 ft (457 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

ME5 Airport Runway Details



Runway 10/28  1500 ft x 30 ft (457 m x 9 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Gravel -
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 10

Runway 28

Elevation: 
0 0
Latitude: 
44.165 44.1658
Longitude: 
-68.4309 -68.4254
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

A110-2 ALL OPNS RESTRICTED TO DAYLGT VFR ONLY.
A110-3 PRIOR TO USING ARPT CALL 207-460-1113.
A110-4 ROCK DRAINAGE SWALE ACROSS 600 FT FM RY 28, APROX 40FT WIDE AT CNTRLN.
A110-5 RY 10/28 +6 FT ROCK LEDGE 50 FT FM CNTRLN SOUTHSIDE OF ARPT.
A110-6 RY 10 HAS +15 FT TREES 50 FT RIGHT OF CNTRLN 430 FT FM THLD.
A110-7 WILDLIFE ON OR IN VICINITY OF AIRPORT.
A16 EMERGENCY PHONE: 207-526-4305.
A30-H1 INGRESS & EGRESS TO HELIPAD BTWN 130 & 320 DEGS MAGNETIC.
A33-10/28 RY 10/28 SURFACE ROUGH WITH LARGE STONES, STEEP GRADIENTS, AND NO LINE OF SIGHT BETWEEN ENDS
A51-28 DSPLCD THLD 300 FT; LDA 1,200 FT.
A52-28 COMMUNICATIONS TWR 500 FT AGL; 1 MI SE OF RY.
E111 SEE AIRSPACE CASE 99-ANE-8016-NRA.

Services

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

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