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Location

Latitude: 
25-46-42.0000N (25.778333)
Longitude: 
080-10-13.0000W (-80.170278)
Elevation: 
6.0 feet MSL (2 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.8 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. E of Miami, Florida
Found On: 
Miami Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
03/1948
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/DALGT
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZMA (Miami)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1006 feet (307 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
MIA
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 05/24/2017)

Total Operations:  1950
Air Taxi:  1950 100.0%

Communications

CTAF:  123.025
Unicom:  122.800

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    IGNACIO VEGA-PENICHET
    MIAMI SPB, 1000 MACARTHUR CAUSEWAY
    MIAMI, FL 33132
    305-442-4444
    CITY OF MIAMI
    300 BISCAYNE WAY, STE 400-401
    MIAMI, FL 33131
    (305) 442-4444

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    Area Code: 305

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Miami Seaplane Base
      
    122.8 305-442-4444
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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near MPB

    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
    6.6 Miami International Airport
    (MIA KMIA MIA)
    278 285 100, Jet A
    9.7 Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport
    (OPF KOPF OPF)
    323 330 100LL, Jet A
    13.9 North Perry Airport
    (HWO KHWO HWO)
    344 351 100LL, Jet A
    16.2 Miami Executive Airport
    (TMB KTMB TMB)
    241 248 100LL, Jet A
    17.6 Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport
    (FLL KFLL FLL)
    3 10 100LL, Jet A
    20.9 Homestead ARB Airport
    (HST KHST HST)
    213 220 100LL, Jet A
    25.1 Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
    (FXE KFXE FXE)
    359 366 100LL, Jet A
    26.7 Miami Homestead General Aviation Airport
    (X51)
    231 238 100LL, Jet A
    28.3 Pompano Beach Airpark Airport
    (PPM KPMP PMP)
    6 13 100LL, Jet A
    36.2 Boca Raton Airport
    (BCT KBCT BCT)
    5 12 100LL, Jet A
    49.1 Palm Beach County Park Airport
    (LNA KLNA LNA)
    5 12 100LL, Jet A
    54.4 Palm Beach International Airport
    (PBI KPBI PBI)
    4 11 100LL, Jet A
    64.1 North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport
    (F45)
    357 364 100LL, Jet A
    66.0 Everglades Airpark Airport
    (X01)
    273 279 100LL
    66.6 Palm Beach Co Glades Airport
    (PHK KPHK PHK)
    335 342 100LL, Jet A
    74.4 Airglades Airport
    (2IS)
    320 326 100LL, Jet A
    76.9 Indiantown Airport
    (X58)
    349 356 100LL
    77.1 Immokalee Regional Airport
    (IMM KIMM IMM)
    300 306 100LL, Jet A
    79.2 The Florida Keys Marathon International Airport
    (MTH KMTH MTH)
    217 223 100LL, Jet A-1+
    82.1 Marco Island Airport
    (MRK KMKY MKY)
    279 285 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Miami Seaplane Base Ratings

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    Runways

    MPB Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: NW/SE is 15000 ft (4572 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    MPB Airport Runway Details



    Waterway NW/SE  15000 ft x 600 ft (4572 m x 183 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Water -
    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: 

    Waterway NW

    Runway SE

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    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

    A11 CONTACT PERSON: IGNACIO VEGA-PENICHET 305-442-4444
    A110-1 MIAMI HELIPORT LCTD 400 FT NE.
    A110-2 500 FT RDO TWR 3/4MI W OF BASE.
    A110-3 NUMEROUS WATERCRAFT AND LARGE PASSENGER VESSELS IN AREA.
    A18 ALL TERMINAL FACILITIES ARE PRIVATE USE.
    A83 WIND SOCK LCTD APRXLY 500FT NW OF RAMP.
    E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Minor
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    Yes
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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