Okeechobee County Airport

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Okeechobee Weather

METAR: KOBE 152215Z AUTO VRB04G14KT 10SM CLR 27/11 A3007 RMK AO2

TAF: N/A

Reporting Station: KOBE (0.1 NM at True Heading of 100)
Visibility: 10+SM
Flight Category: VFR
Altimeter: 1018.4
Temperature: 27 C (80.6 F)
Dewpoint: 11 C (51.8 F)

Location

Latitude: 
27-15-59.6650N (27.266574)
Longitude: 
080-51-01.4080W (-80.850391)
Elevation: 
33.5 feet MSL (10 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7 W (as of April 2024 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
03 N.M. NW of Okeechobee, Florida
Found On: 
Miami Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JOHN HURST
2800 NW 20TH TRL
OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
863-467-5505
OKEECHOBEE COUNTY
2800 NORTH WEST 20TH TRAIL
OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
863-763-6441

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0800-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZMA (Miami)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZMA (Miami)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes, Lighted
Traffic Pattern Altitude (MSL): 
1034 feet (315 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
PIE
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  21
Multi Engine:  2
Jet Engine:  1
GA Helicopters:  1

Annual Operations (as of 07/27/2018)

Total Operations:  50000
GA Local:  5000 10.0%
GA Itinerant:  45000 90.0%

Communications

CTAF:  123.000
Unicom:  123.000
AWOS-3:  118.675 (863-467-1148)

  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MIAMI ARTCC ON FREQS 132.25/370.9 (VERO BEACH RCAG).
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 863

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Okeechobee Jet Center
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Unicom 123.0 467-5888 100LL, Jet A
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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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 03/21/24 to 0901Z 04/18/24.

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HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 SE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 14 SE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 SE-3
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 SE-3
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-3
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near OBE

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
0.0 Okeechobee County Airport
(OBE KOBE OBE)
0 7 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
25.8 Indiantown Airport
(X58)
122 129 100LL
27.9 New Hibiscus Airpark Airport
(X52)
38 45 100LL
28.6 Sebring Regional Airport
(SEF KSEF SEF)
293 300 100LL, Jet A, UL94
29.0 Treasure Coast International Airport
(FPR KFPR FPR)
61 68 100LL, Jet A
30.1 Palm Beach County Glades Airport
(PHK KPHK PHK)
163 170 100LL, Jet A
32.8 Vero Beach Regional Airport
(VRB KVRB VRB)
44 51 100, Jet A
33.6 Airglades Airport
(2IS)
198 205 100LL, Jet A
33.9 Witham Field Airport
(SUA KSUA SUA)
98 105 100LL, Jet A
37.8 Sebastian Municipal Airport
(X26)
29 36 100LL
41.1 Avon Park Exec Airport
(AVO KAVO AVO)
298 305 100LL, Jet A
42.0 North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport
(F45)
126 133 100LL, Jet A
44.2 La Belle Municipal Airport
(X14)
224 231 100LL, Jet A
44.5 Valkaria Airport
(X59)
20 27 100LL
51.3 Melbourne Orlando International Airport
(MLB KMLB MLB)
12 19 100LL, Jet A
52.9 Arcadia Municipal Airport
(X06)
265 271 100LL
53.4 Palm Beach International Airport
(PBI KPBI PBI)
130 137 100LL, Jet A
55.6 Lake Wales Municipal Airport
(X07)
312 319 100LL, Jet A
56.9 Wauchula Municipal Airport
(KCHN CHN)
285 291 100LL
57.4 Chalet Suzanne Air Strip Airport
(X25)
316 323 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL KOBE NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within

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This field is required
NM of KOBE

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

NOTAMS within

Enter NOTAM radius search distance

This field is required
NM of KOBE

Remarks

A11 CONTACT PERSON: DEBORAH MANZO 863-763-6441
A110-3 FBO PHONE IS 863-467-5505.
A110-4 NON-POWERED FLT WI TFC PAT NA.
A110-5 TKOF & LNDG ON GRASS AT OWN RISK.
A110-7 FOR CD CTC MIAMI ARTCC AT 305-716-1731.
A110-8 APRON PCR VALUE: 203/F/A/X/T
A110-9 TWY A PCR VALUE: 378/F/A/X/T
A16 EMERG - 863-634-1474
A17 UNATNDD CHRISTMAS AND THANKSGIVING.
A17 1 AFT HRS CALL 863-634-1474
A30A-05 CALM WIND RWY.
A39-05/23 PCR VALUE: 218/F/A/X/T
A39-14/32 PCR VALUE: 192/F/A/X/T
A58-32 5 FT FENCE 200FT FM RWY END 215 FT L.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RWY 05/23 - CTAF
E111 VFR OPS ONLY.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 05/23
14/32
Longest Runway: 05/23 is 5000 ft (1524 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

OBE Airport Runway Details

Runway 05/23  5000 ft x 100 ft (1524 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 01/31/2008
Surface:  Asphalt - Excellent condition - No special surface treatment
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway 05

Runway 23

Elevation: 
32.9 32.8
Latitude: 
27-15-43.7220N 27-16-18.7150N
Longitude: 
080-51-19.2626W 080-50-40.0633W
Runway True Alignment: 
045 225
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Object at End: 
TREE TREES
Object Height: 
40 43
Distance from End: 
2040 1430
Object Centerline Offset: 
0 ft. left and right of centerline 220 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
42 43

Runway 14/32  4001 ft x 75 ft (1220 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 01/31/2008
Surface:  Asphalt - Excellent condition - No special surface treatment

Runway 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
33.0 32.3
Latitude: 
27-16-11.7343N 27-15-43.7107N
Longitude: 
080-51-19.2586W 080-50-47.9186W
Runway True Alignment: 
135 315
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Object at End: 
TREES FENCE
Object Height: 
34 5
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Lighted
Distance from End: 
1060 200
Object Centerline Offset: 
0 ft. left and right of centerline 220 ft. left of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
REIL: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
40 40

Services

Airframe Repair: 
None
Powerplant Repair: 
None
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

Maps & Diagrams

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