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Location

Latitude: 
33-38-32.9400N (33.642483)
Longitude: 
087-11-49.8200W (-87.197172)
Elevation: 
256.0 feet MSL (78 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.2 W (as of January 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
7 N.M. SE of Parrish, Alabama
Found On: 
Atlanta Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Heliport
Activation Date: 
08/2017
Control tower: 
No
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZTL (Atlanta)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1256 feet (383 m)

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Privately owned: 
    GERALD ABNEY
    4301 EAST LAKE BLVD
    BIRMINGHAM, AL 35217
    205-527-2473
    AL PWR CO
    460 GORGAS RD
    PARRISH, AL 35580
    205-527-2473

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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

    Parrish - Plant Gorgas (8AL5) Heliport Terminal Map

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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 8AL5

    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
    16.6 Walker County-Bevill Field Airport
    (KJFX JFX)
    339 342 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1
    22.7 Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
    (BHM KBHM BHM)
    101 105 100LL, Jet A
    24.0 Bessemer Airport
    (EKY KEKY EKY)
    145 148 100LL, Jet A+
    32.7 Tuscaloosa Regional Airport
    (TCL KTCL TCL)
    219 222 100LL, Jet A
    34.7 Shelby County Airport
    (KEET EET)
    143 146 100LL, Jet A
    41.2 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
    (KCMD CMD)
    24 28 100LL, Jet A-1+
    42.7 Bibb County Airport
    (0A8)
    172 175 100LL
    43.2 Posey Field Airport
    (1M4)
    332 335 100LL, Jet A+
    43.3 North Pickens Airport
    (3M8)
    249 252 100LL
    47.6 St Clair County Airport
    (PLR KPLR PLR)
    95 99 100LL, Jet A
    47.8 Hartselle-Morgan County Regional Airport
    (5M0)
    15 19 100LL, Jet A
    52.8 Merkel Field Sylacauga Municipal Airport
    (KSCD SCD)
    122 126 100LL, Jet A+
    54.5 Bill Pugh Field Airport
    (M22)
    332 335 100LL
    57.4 Talladega Municipal Airport
    (ASN KASN ASN)
    94 98 100LL, Jet A
    58.7 Northeast Alabama Regional Airport
    (GAD KGAD GAD)
    69 73 100LL, Jet A
    60.1 Columbus-Lowndes County Airport
    (UBS KUBS UBS)
    260 262 100LL
    62.0 Pryor Field Regional Airport
    (DCU KDCU DCU)
    11 15 100LL, Jet A-1+
    63.3 Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field Airport
    (HSV KHSV HSV)
    19 23 100LL, Jet A
    65.9 Monroe County Airport
    (M40)
    282 284 100LL, Jet A
    67.0 Anniston Regional Airport
    (ANB KANB ANB)
    92 96 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Plant Gorgas Heliport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Plant Gorgas Heliport
    • 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
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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    Remarks

    E111 CONDITIONAL PER 2017-ASO-389-NRA

    Runways

    8AL5 Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: H1
    Longest Runway: H1 is 26 ft (8 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    8AL5 Airport Runway Details

    Helipad H1  26 ft x 26 ft (8 m x 8 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Concrete -
    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: 

    Helipad H1

    Elevation: 
    256 0
    Latitude: 
    33-38-32.9400N
    Longitude: 
    087-11-49.8200W
    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

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    High Pressure / Low Pressure
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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