• Location

    Latitude: 
    34-59-37.5000N (34.993750)
    Longitude: 
    087-20-31.0000W (-87.341944)
    Elevation: 
    790.0 feet MSL (241 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    3.3 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    1 N.M. NE of Lexington, Alabama
    Found On: 
    Atlanta Chart
    FAA Region: 
    ASO
  • Heliport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Heliport
    Activation Date: 
    11/2016
    Control tower: 
    No
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZME (Memphis)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1790 feet (546 m)

    Based Aircraft

    GA Helicopters:  1

    Annual Operations (as of )

  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      RUSTY HADDOCK
      11054 CO RD 71
      LEXINGTON, AL 35648
      256 229 5551
      FRANCISCO GUERRA
      1701 CO RD 153
      LEXINGTON, AL 35648
      256 229 5551
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field: 
      FSS Name (ID):  Anniston(ANB)
      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 7AL1

      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
      19.9 Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
      (MSL KMSL MSL)
      221 224 100LL, Jet A
      28.2 Pryor Field Regional Airport
      (DCU KDCU DCU)
      136 140 100LL, Jet A-1+
      34.5 Hazel Green Airport
      (M38)
      97 101 100LL
      35.2 Huntsville International-Carl T Jones Field Airport
      (HSV KHSV HSV)
      127 131 100LL, Jet A
      37.6 Bill Pugh Field Airport
      (M22)
      209 212 100LL
      39.4 Huntsville Executive Airport Tom Sharp Jr Field Airport
      (KMDQ MDQ)
      101 105 100LL, Jet A
      40.5 Hartselle-Morgan County Regional Airport
      (5M0)
      150 154 100LL, Jet A
      40.5 Ellington Airport
      (KLUG LUG)
      40 44 100LL, Jet A+
      42.7 Iuka Airport
      (15M)
      252 255 100LL
      44.2 Savannah-Hardin County Airport
      (KSNH SNH)
      284 287 100LL, Jet A+
      44.7 Posey Field Airport
      (1M4)
      196 199 100LL, Jet A+
      45.8 Moontown Airport
      (3M5)
      108 112 100LL
      49.6 Cullman Regional-Folsom Field Airport
      (KCMD CMD)
      151 155 100LL, Jet A-1+
      50.9 Centerville Municipal Airport
      (GHM KGHM GHM)
      354 357 100LL, Jet A+
      52.0 Tishomingo County Airport
      (01M)
      234 237 100LL, Jet A
      55.6 Bomar Field-Shelbyville Municipal Airport
      (SYI KSYI SYI)
      52 56 100LL, Jet A+
      57.7 Beech River Regional Airport
      (KPVE PVE)
      313 316 100LL, Jet A+
      58.1 Robert Sibley Airport
      (KSZY SZY)
      282 285 100LL, Jet A+
      62.2 Roscoe Turner Airport
      (CRX KCRX CRX)
      266 268 100LL, Jet A
      63.6 Winchester Municipal Airport
      (KBGF BGF)
      79 83 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL KBGF NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of KBGF

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

      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
      NM
      Include:
    • Ratings & Reviews

      Explorer Heliport Heliport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Explorer Heliport Heliport
      • 5.0/5 (2 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
      • 2.0/5 (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
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restrooms
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Baggage Handling
      • 4.0/5 (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
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Taxis
      • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    • Remarks

      A110-1 HEAVY NON-RADIO EQUIPPED TFC FIRST SAT OF EACH MONTH.
      A110-2 GCO AVBL ON FREQ 121.725, KEY 4 TIMES SLOWLY MEM ARTCC CLEARANCE DELIVERY.
      A17 ARPT UNATNDD CHRISTMAS, NEW YEAR'S DAY, LABOR DAY, MEMORIAL DAY, AND THANKSGIVING.
      A17 1 FOR ATTENDANT AFT HRS CALL 931--636-1817.

    • Runways

      7AL1 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 18/36 is 5003 ft (1525 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      7AL1 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 18/36  5002 ft x 75 ft (1525 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/29/2007
      Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  42.0
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      971 975
      Latitude: 
      35-11-03.8460N 35-10-14.3954N
      Longitude: 
      086-03-57.2993W 086-03-59.1011W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      182 2
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.5 degrees 3.5 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREES TREES
      Object Height: 
      64 50
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      1474 777
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      1473 ft. left of centerline 775 ft. left of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      29 32
      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

      Runway 18/36  5003 ft x 75 ft (1525 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 18

      Runway 36

      Elevation: 
      971 975
      Latitude: 
      35.1844 35.1707
      Longitude: 
      -86.0659 -86.0664
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      182 2
      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: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      971 975
      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, Jet A+
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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