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Location

Latitude: 
28-36-10.9900N (28.603053)
Longitude: 
081-50-58.2800W (-81.849522)
Elevation: 
94.0 feet MSL (29 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.2 W (as of October 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
5 N.M. N of Groveland, Florida
Found On: 
Jacksonville Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Seaplane Base
Activation Date: 
12/1997
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1094 feet (333 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  1

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Privately owned: 
    OLIVER P KENNEDY
    12319 MATTIODA RD
    GROVELAND, FL 34736
    352-429-4025
    OLIVER P KENNEDY
    12319 MATTIODA RD
    GROVELAND, FL 34736
    352-429-4025

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 352

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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Maps

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    METAR / TAF

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near FD78

    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
    13.4 Leesburg International Airport
    (LEE KLEE LEE)
    9 15 100LL, Jet A
    14.1 Bob White Field Airport
    (X61)
    55 61 100LL
    15.4 Orlando Apopka Airport
    (X04)
    65 71 100LL, Jet A
    21.9 Umatilla Municipal Airport
    (X23)
    28 34 100, 100LL
    27.4 Executive Airport
    (ORL KORL ORL)
    97 104 100, 100LL, Jet A
    27.4 Inverness Airport
    (KINF INF)
    296 302 100LL, Jet A
    27.7 Zephyrhills Municipal Airport
    (ZPH KZPH ZPH)
    215 221 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    28.8 Kissimmee Gateway Airport
    (ISM KISM ISM)
    130 136 100LL, Jet A
    30.3 Orlando International Airport
    (MCO KMCO MCO)
    109 116 100LL, Jet A
    32.8 Winter Haven Regional Airport
    (GIF KGIF GIF)
    171 177 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    32.9 Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport
    (KBKV BKV)
    256 262 100LL, Jet A
    33.1 Jack Browns Seaplane Base
    (F57)
    172 178 100LL
    34.0 Orlando Sanford International Airport
    (SFB KSFB SFB)
    71 78 100LL, Jet A
    36.0 Tampa North Aero Park Airport
    (X39)
    230 236 100LL, JP-8+100
    37.8 Pilot Country Airport
    (X05)
    244 250 100LL
    38.0 Lakeland Linder International Airport
    (LAL KLAL LAL)
    193 199 100LL, Jet A
    39.1 Marion County Airport
    (X35)
    314 320 100LL, Jet A
    39.4 Ocala International-Jim Taylor Field Airport
    (OCF KOCF OCF)
    330 336 100LL, Jet A-1+
    39.7 Bartow Executive Airport
    (BOW KBOW BOW)
    174 180 100LL, Jet A
    39.8 Plant City Airport
    (KPCM PCM)
    204 210 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL FD78 NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
    NM of FD78

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Kennedy Seaplane Base Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
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    Flight Service Number of Flights
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    International Routes Served
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    On-time Performance
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    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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    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
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
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    Children Play Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
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    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
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    Remarks

    A110-1 NO DOCKING FACILITIES.
    A110-2 FOR CD CTC ORLANDO APCH AT 407-852-7553.
    E111 VFR PVT USE.

    Runways

    FD78 Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 17W/35W
    Longest Runway: 17W/35W is 2000 ft (610 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    FD78 Airport Runway Details

    Waterway 17W/35W  2000 ft x 100 ft (610 m x 30 m)
    Runway Length Source:  OWNER 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 17W

    Runway 35W

    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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