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Eglin AFB/Destin-Ft Walton Beach Airport

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Valparaiso Weather (°F)

KVPS (0.0 NM at True Heading of 170)
METAR: KVPS 231829Z AUTO 15004KT 10SM FEW055 FEW070 SCT100 BKN130 29/25 A3006 RMK AO2 RAE22DZB22E29DZB29 SLP185 $
TAF: TAF KVPS 231700Z 2317/2423 23009KT 9999 FEW015 BKN035 BKN120 QNH3003INS TEMPO 2317/2320 23010G15KT 4800 -TSRA BKN018CB BECMG 2319/2320 22006KT 9999 SCT030 SCT100 BKN250 QNH3004INS TEMPO 2407/2411 3200 BR BKN005 BKN018 BECMG 2411/2412 21009KT 9999 SCT020 BKN040 QNH3006INS BECMG 2416/2417 23010KT 9999 SCT015 BKN040 QNH3000INS TEMPO 2418/2422 24010G15KT 4800 -TSRA BKN018CB BECMG 2422/2423 25006KT 9999 SCT030 SCT100 BKN250 QNH3004INS TX29/2317Z TN23/2409Z

Location

Latitude: 
30-28-59.5899N (30.483219)
Longitude: 
086-31-33.7596W (-86.526044)
Elevation: 
84.0 feet MSL (26 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.5 W (as of June 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
01 N.M. SW of Valparaiso, Florida
Found On: 
New Orleans Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

Contacts

Manager: 
Air Force owned: 
TRACY STAGE
1701 STATE ROAD 85N
EGLIN AFB, FL 32542
850-651-7160
USAF
DEPT OF THE AF HDQRTS AFMC
EGLIN AFB, FL 32542
850-882-5313

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
03/1941
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1084 feet (330 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
VPS
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
Yes
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Jet Engine:  2

Annual Operations (as of 05/31/2020)

Total Operations:  15965
Commercial:  15965 100.0%

Communications

Tower:  EGLIN
118.2
353.65

122.8R
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  127.7
377.2
Ground:  121.8
335.8
Approach:  EGLIN
125.1 ;271-089
132.1 ;090-270
132.1 ;VFR
281.45 ;271-089
360.6 ;090-270
Hrs: 24
Departure:  EGLIN
125.1 ;271-089
132.1 ;090-270
132.1 ;VFR
281.45 ;271-089
360.6 ;090-270
Hrs: 24
ATIS:  134.625
273.5
379.15
Hrs: 1200-0400Z++
RADAR:  340.9X
EMERG:  121.5
PTD:  142.3
PAR:  341.9X
PAR:  389.1
EMERG:  243.0
PMSV METRO:  342.2
COMD POST:  390.9
RADAR:  391.2X
RADAR:  124.05X
PAR:  315.9X
PTD:  372.2
COMD POST:  318.05
COMD POST:  372.8
COMD POST:  328.025
PAR:  378.8X

  • RADAR: NO NOTAM MP: ASR (DIGITAL) 0700-0900Z++SAT.
  • AVBL DUR WX OPR HR, SUN 0500Z TO FRI 0500Z++, CLSD WKEND AND HOL, OT SVC NOT AVBL.
  • UHF EQPT ACFT MUST USE UHF IN EGLIN TFC PAT.
  • 379.15 MILITARY USE OPR 1200-0400Z++
   

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Area Code: 904

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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 06/17/21 to 0901Z 07/15/21.

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IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD (Military) AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-3
IAP (Military) HI-ILS OR LOC RWY 19 SE-3
IAP (Military) HI-ILS OR LOC RWY 30 SE-3
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN RWY 01 SE-3
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN RWY 12 SE-3
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN RWY 19 SE-3
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN RWY 30 SE-3
IAP (Military) ILS W OR LOC W RWY 19 SE-3
IAP (Military) ILS X OR LOC X RWY 19 SE-3
IAP (Military) ILS Y OR LOC Y RWY 30 SE-3
IAP (Military) ILS Z OR LOC Z RWY 30 SE-3
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 01 SE-3
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 12 SE-3
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 19 SE-3
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 30 SE-3
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 01 SE-3
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 12 SE-3
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 19 SE-3
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 30 SE-3
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near VPS

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
5.7 Destin Exec Airport
(DSI KDTS DTS)
150 154 100LL, Jet A
16.3 Fort Walton Beach Airport
(1J9)
253 256 100LL
17.7 Bob Sikes Airport
(CEW KCEW CEW)
0 4 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
24.3 Defuniak Springs Airport
(54J)
52 56 100LL, Jet A+
25.9 Peter Prince Field Airport
(2R4)
291 294 100LL, Jet A-1+
34.2 Pensacola International Airport
(PNS KPNS PNS)
269 272 100, 100LL, Jet A
35.3 Florala Municipal Airport
(0J4)
18 22 100LL, Jet A
38.5 Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
(ECP KECP ECP)
101 105 100LL, Jet A
42.9 Ferguson Airport
(82J)
263 266 100LL, Jet A+
44.0 Brewton Municipal Airport
(12J)
320 323 100LL, Jet A+
48.1 Geneva Municipal Airport
(33J)
44 48 100LL
50.0 South Alabama Regional At Bill Benton Field Airport
(79J)
7 11 100LL, Jet A+
57.2 Atmore Municipal Airport
(0R1)
304 307 100LL
58.6 Enterprise Municipal Airport
(ETS KEDN EDN)
33 37 100LL, Jet A+
60.0 Carl Folsom Airport
(14J)
21 25 100LL
60.9 Foley Municipal Airport
(5R4)
267 270 100LL
61.9 Evergreen Regional/Middleton Field Airport
(KGZH GZH)
334 337 100LL, Jet A
69.9 H L Sonny Callahan Airport
(KCQF CQF)
269 272 100LL, Jet A+
70.7 Bay Minette Municipal Airport
(1R8)
289 292 100LL, Jet A+
72.3 Monroe County Aeroplex Airport
(MVC KMVC MVC)
324 327 100LL, Jet A+

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Remarks

A110-1 RY DSTC MRKRS ON BOTH RYS.
A110-12 CAUTION: HIGH VOLUME OF NAVY T-6 ANF B-06 TRAINING ACFT NEAR CEW VORTAC.
A110-14 CAUTION: UNCTL VEH ON MOVEMENT AREA.
A110-17 CAUTION: RWY 19 AT TWY M LATERAL PONDING DUR WET RWY COND, POTENTIAL HYDROPLANING.
A110-18 REGIONAL WX BRIEFINGS; CLSD WKNDS AND HOLS.
A110-19 BEARING STRENGTH RWY 01/19: ST150; SBTT600; TT500; TD T800; TRT600
A110-20 A-GEAR: 8 PT TIE DOWNS ON ALL BAK-12B. RWY 19/01 NML A-GEAR CONFIGURATION: BAK-12B APCH END DISCONNECTED, DEP END CONNECTED. APCH END AVBL WITH 20 MIN PN 1215-0515Z++ MON-FRI, AVBL WITH 2 HR PN SAT, SUN, AND HOL. E-5 APCH END DISCONNECTED, DEP END CONNECTED. RY 12/30 NML A-GEAR CONFIGURATION: BAK-12B ALWAYS CONNECTED. MB100 CONFIGURED FOR UNI-DIREC, DEP END ARRESTMENTS ONLY. MB-100 APCH END DISCONNECTED, DEP END CONNECTED. DO NOT ENGAGE MB100 ON APCH END. POTENTIAL FOR TAIL HOOK SKIP EXISTS, DUE TO UNEVEN ASPHALT PAVEMENT AT MB100.
A110-21 SERVICE-JASU: (AM32A-60)(AM32A-95)(B809)(SGNSC)(MC-2A)(MC20).
A110-22 FLUID: ADI-LTD; SP PRESAIR LHOX LOX
A110-23 OIL: O-128-132-133-148-156; SOAP/JOAP - NOT AVBL WEKEND AND HOL.
A110-25 RSTD: PPR MIN 24 HR. CTC AM OPS DSN 872-5313/5406, C850-882-5313/5406. PPR 24 HR. PPR ARR/DEP TIMES ARE STRICTLY ENFORCED. TRAN ACFT ARR LATE EXP MIN 2 HR DELAY. TRAN AIRCREWS RPT LATE FOR SKED DEP EXP MIN 2 HR DELAY.
A110-26 RSTD: ALL AMC OR ACFT WITH DV CODE 7 OR ABV CTC BASE OPS 30 MN PRIOR TO LANDING.
A110-27 CAUTION: OBST (HGR) 211 FT LCTD APRX FIRST 1000 FT E OF ACPH END RWY 01. DUR VFR POSS CONFLICTING TFC. VFR ARR/DEP CTC EGLIN APP FOR CLNC TO ENTER EGLIN CORRIDOR SE OF CRESTVIEW. UNLGTD OBST ON AFLD.
A110-28 CAUTION: HI MID-AIR POTENTIAL, EXER EXTREME VIGILANCE. DESTIN EXECUTIVE ARPT IS A CTLD ARPT 1200-0400Z++, 6 NM SE OF EGLIN AFB.
A110-3 TWY PARL TO RY 12/30 MAY BE MISTAKEN FOR RY.
A110-30 CAUTION: ACFT FLYING WITHIN 2NM OF KDTS AT OR BLW 1000' MAY NOT BE MNT EGLIN APP FREQ. SPECIAL AIR TRAFFIC RULES-PART 93, SEE REGULATORY NTC.
A110-31 TFC PAT: OVERHEAD TFC RWY 19 NML PROH.
A110-32 CSTMS/AG/IMG: LTD SVC, NO RESIDENT CSTMS AGENT. AVBL FOR BASE ASGN ACFT AND THEIR DEPLOYMENTS ONLY. 24 HR ADVANCE NOTICE RQR. ALL OTHER ACFT MUST CLEAR CSTMS PRIOR TO ARR T EGLIN AFB.
A110-34 MISC: EXP EXTV FLT PLAN FILING/DEP, REFUEL AND MAINT DELAYS DUR PEAK MSN PERIODS/WKEND. THE MIDDLE PORTION, 10,000' OF RWY 12-30, IS ASPHALTIC CONCRETE. DEP ACFT ASGN A HDG TO FLY, SHALL INITIATE THEIR TURN WITHIN 1 NM OF DEP END RWY.
A110-35 MISC: STD USAF RSRS APPLIED.
A110-36 MISC: COMSEC DOCUMENTS NOT AVBL FOR ISSUE. TRAN FLIGHT CREW CLASSIFIED STOR AVBL IN BASE OPS TO SECRET AND BLW.
A110-38 TRAN ALERT: TRAN ACFT MUST ARR/DEP DUR NML DUTY HR. OPR 1300-0400Z++MON - FRI; 1500 - 2300Z++ SAT-SUN AND HOL EXC THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS, AND NEW YEAR. TRAN ACFT NOT ALLOWED WHEN TRAN ALERT NOT AVBL. TRAN ACFT MUST USE FLW-ME TO PARK. PROGRESSIVE TAXI NOT AVBL. NO TRAN ACFT CAN ARR/DEP PRIOR TO 1330Z++ MON - FRI; 1300Z ++ SAT-SUN AND HOL AND MUST ARR/DEP NLT 0330Z++MON-FRI; 2300Z++ SAT-SUN AND HOL.
A110-39 TRAN ALERT: ARR/DEP OT EXTREMELY LTD AND REQUIRES STRICT 24 HR ADVANCED APVL. WKEND AND HOL MAINT CAPABILITY EXTREMELY LTD AND MAY BE POSTPNED TIL NEXT DUTY DAY. FLEET SVC NOT AVBL.
A110-4 HEAVY TFC 10 NM NORTH OF ARPT INVOF CRESTVIEW/BOB SIKES ARPT.
A110-40 RSTD: TRAN ALERT WILL NOT SUPPORT LCL, ROUND ROBINS, OR OUT AND BACK FLT BY TRAN ACFT.
A110-41 CAUTION: LCL HI-DENSITY TFC AREAS AND RSTD AIRSPACE-SPECIAL OPR RULES APPLY.
A110-42 RWY 19 NSTD OVERRUN 740 X 300, RWY 01 NSTD OVERRUN 500 X 300.
A110-43 INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR HYDROPLANING DURING WET CONDITIONS DUE TO POLISHED CONC IN 1ST 1000 FT RWY 12-30, PONDING AT TWY M.
A110-44 PREDOMINANT AFLD VIS OBST NW TO NNE, INCL APCH ENDS OF RY 19 AND RY 12. AFLD WX MNT BY AN/FMQ-19 ASOS. REMOTE BRIEFING AVBL 26 OWS BARKSDALE AFB DSN 331-2651 C318-529-2651.
A110-45 CAUTION: SPECIAL AIR TFC RULES APPLY; SEE PART 93.83 SPECIAL AIR TFC RULES.
A110-46 AIRPORT (VPS) IS A JOINT USE FACILITY WITH THE USAF. CONTACT EGLIN AFB TWR AT 118.2. NO GND HANDLING SERVICES FOR GA AVAILABLE AT VPS. FULL SVC GENERAL AVIATION FACILITIES ARE AVBL AT DTS (6 NM SE) OR CEW (18 NM N).
A110-47 CAUTION: WIND SHEAR COND MAY EXIST THRU SHORT-FINAL APCH AND TOUCHDOWN DUE TO STRONG SEA BREEZE.
A110-48 COMMUNICATIONS-PMSV METRO: PMSV MONITORING AND FULL SVC HOURS 0630Z-0200Z++.
A110-49 CAUTION: MANDATORY VFR HOLD SIGN MISSING AT TWY M WEST.
A110-50 MISC: FULL SVC 0600Z++ MON - 0600Z++ SAT, CLSD WKEND/HOL, OT SVC UNAVBL. AFLD OBS AUGMENTED H24/D7. REMOTE BRIEFING AVBL VIA 26 OWS BARKSDALE AFB, DSN 331-2651, C318-529-2651.
A110-51 ALL DEP RQR TO MAINT AT OR BLW 1000 FT MSL TIL DEP END OF RY.
A110-52 SERVICE-FUEL: TRAN ACFT REQ 90K+ BTN 2100Z-1300Z++ DLY RQR PRIOR COORD DUE TO LTD MANNING. CTC POL DSN: 872-2159 C850-882-2159.
A110-54 CAUTION: BASH SUPPLY INFO SEE AP1.
A110-55 MISC: ARFF CAPABILITY NATL FIRE PROTECTION ASSOCIATION CAT 8.
A110-56 A-GEAR: RWY 12 HOOK BAK12(1522FT) HOOK MB100(47 FT OVRN).
A110-57 A-GEAR: RWY 30 HOOK BAK12(1663FT) HOOK MB100(49 FT OVRN).
A110-58 TRAN ALERT: NON-TRAN ACFT, PER AFI 21-101, THE 96 MXG CAN PRVD AGE ON THE NON-INTERFACE, COST REIMBURSEMENT. PRIOR CDN RQRD TO INCL A JON/FUNDS AND APPLICABLE MOA/ISSA/SOC ETC.
A110-6 LARGE MIGRATORY BIRDS PRESENT YEAR ROUND ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-8 FUEL: A++, 100LL
A14 JOINT-USE FACILITY. MANAGER OF CIVILIAN PORTION OF AIRPORT ONLY. USAF OWNS AND OPERATES THE RUNWAYS AND OTHER FACILITIES.
A16 DESTIN-FORT WALTON BEACH AIRPORT OPS (850) 651-7166.
A17 SEE FLIP AP/1 RTE AND AREA RSTD (FLORIDA-VALPARAISO) FOR BASH, WX RESTRICTIONS, AND SUPPLEMENTARY ARPT RMK.
A18 RSTRD TO MIL ACFT AND CIVIL ACR ONLY.
A33-12/30 FIRST 1000 FT OF RY 12/30 IS CONC ON BOTH ENDS.
A49-19 RWY 19 NSTD ALSF-1 LEN 1500'.
E111 MILITARY.
E60-01 HOOK E5 (27 FT) HOOK BAK-12B(B) (1625 FT).
E60-12 HOOK MB100(B) (47 FT OVRN) HOOK BAK-12B(B) (1522 FT).
E60-19 HOOK BAK-12B(B) (1778') HOOK E5 (33')
E60-30 HOOK BAK-12B(B) (1663 FT) HOOK MB100(B) (49 FT OVRN).

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 01/19
12/30
Longest Runway: 12/30 is 11987 ft (3654 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 19, 30

VPS Airport Runway Details

Runway 01/19  10001 ft x 300 ft (3048 m x 91 m)
Runway Length Source:  MILITARY as of 02/16/2010
Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
Runway Pavement Class:  67 /F/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High 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 01

Runway 19

Elevation: 
47.9 60.1
Latitude: 
30-28-22.5227N 30-29-59.2841N
Longitude: 
086-31-04.3603W 086-30-40.2344W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 2.8 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Arresting Device: 
BAK-12 BAK-12
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. I Config. Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. I Config.
REIL: 
No No
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
52 77
Threshold Elevation: 
Displaced Threshold: 
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
10001 10001
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
10001 10001
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 

Runway 12/30  11987 ft x 300 ft (3654 m x 91 m)
Runway Length Source:  MILITARY as of 02/16/2010
Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
Runway Pavement Class:  45 /R/B/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High 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 12

Runway 30

Elevation: 
83.7 49.4
Latitude: 
30-29-19.5783N 30-28-20.8445N
Longitude: 
086-33-07.8201W 086-31-08.7985W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 2.5 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Arresting Device: 
BAK-12B BAK-12B
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. I Config.
REIL: 
No No
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 79
Threshold Elevation: 
Displaced Threshold: 
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
11987 11987
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
11987 11987
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 

Services

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

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