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ME5Private
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Banks Airport

Swans Island, ME


Phone: 207-460-1113
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:100 ft (30.5 m) (Estimated)
Location:5.00 mi. N of Swans Island
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:10/28 (unpaved) , H1
Longest paved runway: 40 ft
Fees:No data
 
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Runway 10/28

Dimensions:1500 x 30ft. / 457.2 x 9.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:gravel, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
10No Data
No DataNo DataTree, 70 ft Left of center, 35 ft high, 0 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
28No Data
No DataNo Data300' Disp Threshold
Building, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 0 ft from end

Helipad H1

Dimensions:40 x 40ft. / 12.2 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo Data

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N44 9.9233' / W68 25.6900'
    Charts:NACO: Halifax Sectional
    Mag Var:19W (1985)
    ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
    FSS:Bangor (BGR)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:BGR
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Not Present
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

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

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:0
    GA Itinerant:100
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:
    Military:

    (12-month period ending on 8/11/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    William H. BanksWilliam H. Bank
    Po Box 97Po Box 97
    Swans Island, ME 04685Swans Island, ME 04479
    207-460-1113 (Office) 207-460-1113 (Office)
    Emergency Phone: 207-526-4305