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Lake Wales Municipal Airport

Lake Wales, FL

Phone: 863-678-4182
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0900-1700
Elevation:126 ft (38.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. W of Lake Wales
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:06/24, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 3999 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Parking, Ramp
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.80  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.32  (self serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:3999 x 100ft. / 1218.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
06125.7ft. MSL
62° mag
59° true
0.1% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Fence, 125 ft Left of center, 5 ft high, 330 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope
24121.3ft. MSL
242° mag
239° true
0.1% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:3860 x 75ft. / 1176.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17123.6ft. MSL
170° mag
167° true
0.0% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Tree, 35 ft Right of center, 62 ft high, 1,432 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
35122.3ft. MSL
350° mag
347° true
0.0% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Fence, Both-Sides, 5 ft high, 250 ft from end

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Lake Wales Aviation, Inc.
  • $5.80
  • $4.32
  • Rentals
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N27 53.6333' / W81 37.2250'
Charts:NACO: Miami Sectional
Mag Var:03W (1985)
FSS:Saint Petersburg (PIE)
NOTAM Facility:PIE
Approach/Departure Control FacilityTPA
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 900 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1200 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
MIRL Ry 06/24 Oper Dusk-2300; After 2300-Key CTAF 7 Times. for PAPI Ry 06-Key CTAF 3 Times; Ry 24-Key CTAF 5 Times. Ry Lgts Must be Turned on Before PAPI Can be Actvtd

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:13
Multi Engine:2

Airport Activity

GA Local:13,986
GA Itinerant:5,094
Air Taxi:800

(12-month period ending on 1/15/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Lake Wales Airport AuthorityTeresa Allen
City Administration Building, 201 Central Avenue WestLake Wales Municipal Airport, 450 South Airport Road
Lake Wales, FL 33853-1320Lake Wales, FL 33859-1320
863-678-4182 (Office) 863-678-4182 (Office)
Fbo Phone Betty Hill 863-412-7715
Contact Person: Theresa Leary