Seaplane Base
Fish River
Fairhope, Alabama

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 04/03/2014 - 5/29/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:5AL
Lat/Lng: 30.45, -87.8077777778
30-27-00.0000N, 087-48-28.0000W
Elevation: 3 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 00W, (2000), [-2W (2014)]
Sectional: NEW ORLEANS
From City: 9nm SE of Fairhope


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Provided VFR Operations.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 03/2001
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Jacksonville Center (ZJX)
FSS: Anniston FSS (ANB)
NOTAMs and Weather: ANB NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Automotive Gasoline
Call Ahead for Availability at 251-928-1473.

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 1
Total: 1

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/10/2012
Total: 0


Owner: Stephen M. Albers
54 N. Church St #5
Fairhope, Al 36532
Manager: Stephen M. Albers
54 N. Church St #5
Fairhope, Al 36532


Runways: 16W/34W

Runway 16W/34W

Length: 4395 feet
Width: 200 feet
Surface: Water
End 16W End 34W
Objects: Trees
be Alert for Trees Along the Shore of the River and on Both Approaches to the Sealane.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Height: 86' AGL 84' AGL
Object Distance: 100' Along centerline 0' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Turning Basins are Available at Both Ends of the Sealane. Good Anchorage Available in Turning Basins.

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