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Dare County Regional Airport

Manteo, NC

Phone: 252-475-5571
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Attendance: Attended
Unattended Christmas Day. For Service After Hrs Call 252-216-7028 Or 252-216-8535.Year-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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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.00  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.00  (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-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
305' Disp Threshold
2312.1ft. MSL
227° mag
218° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
301' Disp Threshold
Trees, 286 ft Right of center, 78 ft high, 715 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
7 Ft Fence 100-300 Ft Fm End of Pavement Both Side of Cntrln; 15 Ft Road 130 Ft Fm End of Pavement and Offset 94 Ft Left of Cntrln Apch Slope 2:1 at Dsplcd Thld Due to 45 Ft Tree 315 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld and Offset 251 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, 270 ft Right of center, 65 ft high, 378 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 6:1 at Dsplcd Due to 69 Ft Trees 661 Ft Fm Dsplcd and Offset 256 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, 204 ft Left of center, 54 ft high, 351 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 15:1 to Dsplcd Thld Due to 92 Ft Trees 1595 Ft Fm Dsplcmt 137 Ft Right of Cntrln

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextN of fld Jun thru Aug 7 pm thru 12 midnight

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Barrier Island Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
Dare County Airport Authority
  • $4.50
  • $4.00
  • $4.00
On field: SW
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
Operations: Helicopter, Ultralight

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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 FacilityNKT
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1013
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 and REIL Ry 05 - CTAF. PAPI Rys 05 & 23 Operates Continuously

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:37
Multi Engine:3

Airport Activity

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

(12-month period ending on 7/30/2014)

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Contact Addresses

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