3GE1
Heliport
Okefenokee
Folkston, Georgia

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/18/2014 - 11/13/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:3GE1 (Three-Golf-Echo-One)
Lat/Lng: 30.7375, -82.1266666667
30-44-15.0000N, 082-07-36.0000W
Estimated
Elevation: 125 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 04W, (1995), [-6W (2014)]
Sectional: JACKSONVILLE
From City: in Folkston

Operations

Use: Private
Helipad may be Used for Medical Emergency Operations and Fire & Rescue.
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Provided VFR/Pvt Use, Area is Marked, Wind Indicator is Maintained, Approach/Departure from 060 to 340 Clkws.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 07/1999
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Jacksonville Center (ZJX)
FSS: Macon FSS (MCN)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Lights: for Perimeter Lights Call 912-496-7366.
Landing Fee: no

Communications

Services

Based Aircraft

Helicopter GA: 1
Total: 1

Annual Operations

Total: 0

Ownership

Owner: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge
2700 Suwannee Canal Road
Folkston, Ga 31537
912-496-4415
Manager: Reggie Forcine
Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge Manager.
2700 Suwannee Canal Road
Folkston, Ga 31537
912-496-7366
Ext 239

Runways

Runways: H1

Runway H1

Length: 300 feet
Width: 300 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Perimeter

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

200 Ft Radio Tower 1/4 NM North of Helipad.

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