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79JCivil
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South Alabama Regional At Bill Benton Field Airport

Andalusia/Opp, AL


Phone: 334-222-6598
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
After Hours Service Call 334-222-0638/334-427-0733Year-round,Mon - Fri/0700-0000Year-round,Sat/0800-1630
Tower:No
Elevation:310 ft (94.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. E of Andalusia/Opp
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:11/29
Runway length: 6000 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown, Parking
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.34  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.54  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.86  (full serve service)

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Runway 11/29

Dimensions:6000 x 100ft. / 1828.8 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11309.9ft. MSL
109° mag
107° true
0.2% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 92 ft Right of center, 43 ft high, 1,116 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
29299.9ft. MSL
289° mag
287° true
0.2% up
No Datanon-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Club in Formation - (79J)
    ANDALUSIA/OPP, AL
    31.310968-86.394854
    334-565-9877
    South Alabama Regional Airport
    • $5.54
    • $5.34
    • $4.86
    On field: S
    334-222-6598
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: 
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine, Van, Shuttle Bus

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N31 18.5017' / W86 23.5333'
    Charts:NACO: New Orleans Sectional
    Mag Var:02W (2005)
    ARTCC:Jacksonville (ZJX)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:79J
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityOZR
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1300 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1300 MSL; Rotorcraft: 800 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 11/29 & PAPI Ry 11 & Ry 29 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:20
    Multi Engine:3
    Jets:0
    Helicopters:0
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,880
    GA Itinerant:9,770
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:
    Military:51,100

    (12-month period ending on 1/9/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Andalusia Airport AuthorityMisty Jones
    21861 Bill Benton Lane21861 Bill Benton Lane
    Andalusia, AL 36421Andalusia, AL 36421
    334-222-6598 (Office) 334-222-6598 (Office)
    Jed Blackwell