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Shelby County Airport

Alabaster, AL

Phone: 205 670 6359
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1900
Elevation:585 ft (178.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. SE of Alabaster
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 5000 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.85  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.28  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.98  (full serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:5000 x 75ft. / 1524.0 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 16000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16572.7ft. MSL
160° mag
157° true
0.3% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Building, 161 ft Right of center, 70 ft high, 1,611 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
34585.6ft. MSL
340° mag
337° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Building, 81 ft Right of center, 60 ft high, 1,666 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Over The Mountain Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Calera, AL
Shelby County
  • Maintenance
  • $4.28
  • $3.85
  • $3.98
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.7
WaterWings Seaplane School
  • Flight Training
On field: N
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N33 10.6667' / W86 46.9933'
    Charts:NACO: Atlanta Sectional
    Mag Var:03W (2010)
    ARTCC:Atlanta (ZTL)
    FSS:Anniston (ANB)
    NOTAM Facility:EET
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityBHM
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34, REIL Rys 16 & 34 and PAPI Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:72
    Multi Engine:6

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,048
    GA Itinerant:14,600
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 1/22/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Shelby County CommissionTerry Franklin
    P.O. Box 467265 Weather Vane Road
    Columbiana, AL 35051Calera, AL 35040
    205-670-6359 (Office) 205 670 6359 (Office)
    Alex Dudchock, County Manager