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  • Location

    30-26-30.7100N (30.441864)
    087-27-49.9260W (-87.463868)
    95.0 feet MSL (29 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    2.7 W (as of October 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: 
  • Airport Operations

    Airport Status: 
    Facility Use: 
    Activation Date: 
    Control tower: 
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZJX (Jacksonville)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1095 feet (334 m)
    NOTAM-D Service: 

    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

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

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      Area Code: 334

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Anniston(ANB)
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
    • Instrument Procedures / Charts

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    • Maps

      Elberta - Shields (AL55) Airport Terminal Map

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      AL55 Airport Sectional

      Flight Planning

      AL55 Airport Diagram

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    • 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
      113 116 100LL, Jet A
      12.3 Foley Municipal Airport
      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
      64 67 100LL, Jet A-1+
      31.6 Bay Minette Municipal Airport
      324 327 100LL, Jet A+
      32.9 Fort Walton Beach Airport
      93 96 100LL
      33.1 Mobile Downtown Airport
      (BFM KBFM BFM)
      289 291 100LL, Jet A
      34.5 Atmore Municipal Airport
      1 4 100LL
      41.9 Brewton Municipal Airport
      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
      58 62 Jet A
      69.9 Defuniak Springs Airport
      75 79 100LL, Jet A
      75.8 South Alabama Regional At Bill Benton Field Airport
      46 50 100LL, Jet A+
      83.1 Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
      (GPT KGPT GPT)
      268 270 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (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):
    • 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)

      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      • 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


    • Runways

      AL55 Airport Runway Summary

      Runways: 09/27
      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

      0 0
      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: 
      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: 
      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

    • Services

      Airframe Repair: 
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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