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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 November 2019 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

Airport Status: 
Operational
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)
Responsible 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 05/02/2018)

Total Operations:  1950
Air Taxi:  1950 100.0%

Communications

CTAF:  123.025
Unicom:  122.800

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    EMILIO T. GONZALEZ
    CITY MANAGER, 444 SW 2ND AVE
    MIAMI, FL 33130
    305-416-1025
    CITY OF MIAMI
    444 SW 2NE, MIAMI SEAPLANE BASE
    MIAMI, FL 33130
    305-416-1025

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    Area Code: 305

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    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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    Maps

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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    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, Jet B
    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, Jet A+
    79.2 The Florida Keys Marathon International Airport
    (MTH KMTH MTH)
    217 223 100LL, Jet A-1+
    82.1 Marco Island Executive Airport
    (MRK KMKY MKY)
    279 285 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL X44 NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
    NM of X44

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    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Miami Seaplane Base Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Miami Seaplane Base
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 3.0/5 (2 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
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Centers
    • 2.5/5 (2 votes 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
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 5.0/5 (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
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Baggage Handling
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote 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
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Taxis
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote 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

    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.
    A110-4 FOR CD CTC MIAMI APCH AT 305-869-5432.
    A18 ALL TERMINAL FACILITIES ARE PRIVATE USE.
    A83 WIND SOCK LCTD APRXLY 500FT NW OF RAMP.
    E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

    Runways

    MPB Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 12W/30W
    H1
    Longest Runway: 12W/30W is 14000 ft (4267 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    MPB Airport Runway Details

    Waterway 12W/30W  14000 ft x 200 ft (4267 m x 61 m)
    Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 05/12/2011
    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 12W

    Runway 30W

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    25-46-59.0600N 25-45-59.3700N
    Longitude: 
    080-10-46.4400W 080-08-28.1800W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    12 30
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    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

    Waterway H1  50 ft x 50 ft (15 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 02/13/2013
    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 H1

    Elevation: 
    6 0
    Latitude: 
    25-46-58.2000N
    Longitude: 
    080-10-34.8400W
    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: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Minor
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    Landing Fees: 
    Yes
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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