Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 2/1/2018

Public Use

Lake Wales Municipal Airport

Lake Wales, FL

Phone: (863) 678-0080
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!


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:Ramp, Tiedown, Hangar, Parking
  • METARs
  • TAFs

Expand Instrument Procedures

Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.80  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.40  (self serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

Expand NOTAM and TFR

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
+4ft Tree 155 Ft From Rwy End 145 R of Cntrln
24121.3ft. MSL
242° mag
239° true
0.1% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 100 ft Right of center, 51 ft high, 1,780 ft from end, 31:1 clearance slope

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, 20 ft Right of center, 35 ft high, 850 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
35122.3ft. MSL
350° mag
347° true
0.0% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 35 ft Left of center, 9 ft high, 252 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Adventure Seaplanes
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Lake Wales, FL
Aviator Paramotor
  • Flight Training
On field: N
City of Lake Wales
  • $3.80
  • $3.40
On field: CTR
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Operations: Helicopter, Glider, Ultralight

Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


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: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    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:11
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

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

    (12-month period ending on 7/13/2017)

    Air Safety Institute Resources

    Accident Reports

    Expand Communications Card

    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Lake Wales Airport AuthorityAlexander Vacha
    City Administration Building, 201 Central Avenue West450 South Airport Road
    Lake Wales, FL 33853-1320Lake Wales, FL 33859-1320
    863-678-4182 (Office) (863) 678-0080 (Office)
    Contact Person: Kenneth Fields