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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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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.50  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.90  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.20  (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 excellent 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, 259 ft Right of center, 46 ft high, 616 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
7 Ft Fence 100-300 Ft Fm End of Pavement Both Sides of Cntrln; 15 Ft Road 130 Ft Fm End of Pavement and Both Sides of Cntrln; 11 Ft Brush 33 Ft Fm End of Pavement Offset 119 Ft Left of Cntrln Apch Slope 11:1 at Dsplcd Thld Due to 15 Ft Road 378 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld and Both Sides 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, 267 ft Left of center, 70 ft high, 436 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 7:1 at Dsplcd Ry 17 and 35 Markings Faded to Nonexistent
359.5ft. MSL
347° mag
338° true
0.1% up
basicNo Data989' Disp Threshold
Trees, 209 ft Right of center, 88 ft high, 616 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
10 Ft Brush 133 Ft Fm End of Pavement Offset 15 Ft Right and 128 Ft Left of Cntrln Apch Slope 14:1 at Dsplcd Thld Due to 83 Ft Trees 1394 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld Offset 96 Ft Right of Cntrln

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Barrier Island Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
Dare County Airport Authority
  • $4.90
  • $4.50
  • $4.20
On field: SW
UNICOM: 122.8
Outer Banks Airlines
    Manteo, NC
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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: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    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:36
    Multi Engine:3

    Airport Activity

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

    (12-month period ending on 7/26/2017)

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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)