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Dare County Regional Airport

Manteo, NC

Phone: 252-475-5571
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Attendance: Attended
Closed Christmas DayYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1900
Elevation:13 ft (4.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. NW of Manteo
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:05/23, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 4305 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Diagram
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.30  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.80  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:4305 x 100ft. / 1312.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 48000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
059.0ft. MSL
47° mag
38° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
305' Disp Threshold
2 Ft Brush 60 Ft Fm End of Pavement and Offset 7 Ft Left of Cntrln
2312.1ft. MSL
227° mag
218° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
301' Disp Threshold
Trees, 130 ft Right of center, 27 ft high, 408 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope
6 Ft Fence 100 Ft to 300 Ft Fm End of Pavement; 33 Ft Pole and 62 Ft Tree 44 Ft Fm End of Pvmt and Offset 229 Ft Left of Cntrln Apch Slope 2:1 at Dsplcd Thld Due to 60 Ft Tree 350 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld and Offset 213 Ft Left of Cntrln

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:3301 x 73ft. / 1006.1 x 22.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 20000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1712.5ft. MSL
167° mag
158° true
0.1% down
non-precisionNo Data289' Disp Threshold
Trees, 186 ft Right of center, 98 ft high, 1,188 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 6:1 at Dsplcd Due to 23 Ft Trees 344 Ft Fm Dsplcd and Offset 244 Ft Left of Cntrln Ry 17 and 35 Markings Faded to Nonexistent
359.5ft. MSL
347° mag
338° true
0.1% up
basicNo Data989' Disp Threshold
Trees, 50 ft Left of center, 30 ft high, 221 ft from end
26 Ft Trees 135 Ft Fm End of Ry Offset 90 Ft Left Cntrln Apch Slope 21:1 to Dsplcd Thld Due to 52 Ft Trees 1323 Ft Fm Dsplcmt 184 Ft Left of Cntrln

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Barrier Island Aviation, Ltd
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
Dare County Airport Authority
  • $5.80
  • $5.30
  • $5.50
On field: SE
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N35 55.1390' / W75 41.7321'
Charts:NACO: Charlotte Sectional
Mag Var:09W (1985)
ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
FSS:Raleigh (RDU)
NOTAM Facility:MQI
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1013 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 3 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
Actvt MIRL Rys 05/23 & 17/35, PAPI Ry 05 and REIL Ry 05 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:42
Multi Engine:3

Airport Activity

GA Local:2,300
GA Itinerant:4,400
Air Taxi:10,050

(12-month period ending on 6/17/2011)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Dare CountyRobert Benson
Po Box 429410 Airport Road
Manteo, NC 27954Manteo, NC 27954-9110
252-475-5570 (Office) 252-475-5571 (Office)