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79JCivil
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South Alabama Regional At Bill Benton Field Airport

Andalusia/Opp, AL


Phone: 334-222-6598
www.flysara.com
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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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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.35  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.55  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.65  (full serve service)

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Runway 11/29

Dimensions:6000 x 100ft. / 1828.8 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 98000 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-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Trees, 76 ft Left of center, 43 ft high, 1,173 ft from end, 22:1 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
Andalusia Airport Authority
  • $4.55
  • $4.35
  • $3.65
On field: S
31.306214-86.392222
334-222-6598
Club in Formation - (79J)
    Andalusia/opp, AL
    31.310968-86.394854
    334-565-9877
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: 
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Transportation: Courtesy Car

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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:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
      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:18
      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 1/28/2015)

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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