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Airport Details

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  • Location

    Latitude: 
    30-26-30.7100N (30.441864)
    Longitude: 
    087-27-49.9260W (-87.463868)
    Elevation: 
    95.0 feet MSL (29 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    2.7 W (as of August 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    9 N.M. E of Elberta, Alabama
    Found On: 
    New Orleans Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Airport Operations

    Airport Status: 
    Operational
    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    01/1985
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    Unattended
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZJX (Jacksonville)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1095 feet (334 m)
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  16
    Ultralights:  4

    Annual Operations (as of 05/18/1998)

    Total Operations:  1328
    GA Local:  288 21.7%
    GA Itinerant:  1040 78.3%
  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      DON GRANTHAM
      P.O. BOX 681
      LILLIAN, AL 36549
      (850) 380-1382
      SHIELDS ARPT CORPORATION
      P.O. BOX 681
      LILLIAN 36549
      (850) 380-1382
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 334

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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Anniston(ANB)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
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    • Maps

      Elberta - Shields (AL55) Airport Terminal Map

      Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

      AL55 Airport Sectional

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      AL55 Airport Diagram


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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near AL55

      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
      6.5 Ferguson Airport
      (82J)
      113 116 100LL, Jet A
      12.3 Foley Municipal Airport
      (5R4)
      266 269 100LL
      14.5 Pensacola International Airport
      (PNS KPNS PNS)
      82 85 100, 100LL, Jet A
      21.4 H L Sonny Callahan Airport
      (KCQF CQF)
      273 275 100LL, Jet A+
      27.0 Peter Prince Field Airport
      (2R4)
      64 67 100LL, Jet A-1+
      31.6 Bay Minette Municipal Airport
      (1R8)
      324 327 100LL, Jet A+
      32.9 Fort Walton Beach Airport
      (1J9)
      93 96 100LL
      33.1 Mobile Downtown Airport
      (BFM KBFM BFM)
      289 291 100LL, Jet A
      34.5 Atmore Municipal Airport
      (0R1)
      1 4 100LL
      41.9 Brewton Municipal Airport
      (12J)
      29 32 100LL, Jet A+
      42.9 Mobile Regional Airport
      (MOB KMOB MOB)
      290 292 100LL, Jet A, JP-4
      51.4 Destin Executive Airport
      (DSI KDTS DTS)
      92 95 100LL, Jet A
      52.7 Bob Sikes Airport
      (CEW KCEW CEW)
      67 70 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
      55.1 Trent Lott International Airport
      (PGL KPQL PQL)
      271 273 100LL, Jet A
      61.2 Monroe County Aeroplex Airport
      (MVC KMVC MVC)
      5 8 100LL, Jet A+
      62.3 Evergreen Regional/Middleton Field Airport
      (KGZH GZH)
      20 23 100LL, Jet A
      69.5 Florala Municipal Airport
      (0J4)
      58 62 Jet A
      69.9 Defuniak Springs Airport
      (54J)
      75 79 100LL, Jet A
      75.8 South Alabama Regional At Bill Benton Field Airport
      (79J)
      46 50 100LL, Jet A+
      83.1 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
      (GPT KGPT GPT)
      268 270 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL AL55 NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of AL55

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

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

      Shields Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Shields 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
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restrooms
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 1.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 5.0/5 (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)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    • Remarks

      A33-09/27 WEST END SOFT AFTER HEAVY RAIN.
      A42-09 RY 09/27 MKD WITH RAISED YELLOW CONES.

    • Runways

      AL55 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 09/27 is 2175 ft (663 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      AL55 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 09/27  2175 ft x 80 ft (663 m x 24 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Turf - 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 09

      Runway 27

      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: 
      Nonstandard (other than numbers only) Nonstandard (other than numbers only)
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      BRUSH TREES
      Object Height: 
      0 35
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 530
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      70 ft. right of centerline 75 ft. 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: 
      0 370
      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 09/27  2032 ft x 100 ft (619 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Turf/G -
      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 09

      Runway 27

      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

    • 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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