Sossamon Field
Bryson City, North Carolina

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:57NC
Lat/Lng: 35.4264844444, -83.4582147222
35-25-35.3440N, 083-27-29.5730W
Elevation: 1940 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 03W, (1985), [-6W (2017)]
Sectional: ATLANTA
From City: 1nm W of Bryson City


Use: Private
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 1959
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 08/1958
Attended: All year Mon-Fri Daylight hours
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Raleigh FSS (RDU)
NOTAMs and Weather: FDC
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no



Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 2
Multi Engine GA: 2
Total: 4

Annual Operations

For year ending: 06/26/1981
Local GA (< 20 miles): 1000
Non-local GA: 500
Total: 1500


Owner: Leroy Sossamon
900 Lemmon Road
Bryson City, Nc 28713
Manager: Leroy Sossamon
900 Lemmon Road
Bryson City, Nc 28713


Runways: 10/28

Runway 10/28

Length: 2265 feet
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete
End 10 End 28
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Other Objects:   +8 Ft Trees 50 Ft from Threshold on Sides.



Additional Remarks

Use Care on Runway 28 Approach Due to Possible Downdraft, Esp During Spring.

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