87B
Seaplane Base
Portage Lake Municipal
Portage Lake, Maine

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 07/24/2014 - 9/18/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:87B
Lat/Lng: 46.7602777778, -68.4808333333
46-45-37.0000N, 068-28-51.0000W
Estimated
Elevation: 608 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 20W, (1985), [-17W (2014)]
Sectional: HALIFAX
From City: 1nm W of Portage Lake

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 10/1950
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Boston Center (ZBW)
FSS: Bangor FSS (BGR)
NOTAMs and Weather: BGR NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: None
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.900

Services

Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Dock
Other Services: Beaching Gear

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 08/07/2012
Local GA (< 20 miles): 400
Non-local GA: 50
Total: 450

Ownership

Owner: Town of Portage Lake
P.O. Box 255
Portage Lake, Me 04768
207-435-4361
Manager: Hollie Umphery
Town Manager.
P.O. Box 255
Portage Lake, Me 04768
207-435-4361

Runways

Runways: 02/20
15/33

Runway 02/20

Length: 5000 feet
Width: 500 feet
Surface: Water
End 02 End 20
Runway Markings: None None
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach

Runway 15/33

Length: 5000 feet
Width: 500 feet
Surface: Water
End 15 End 33
Runway Markings: None None
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

be Alert: Water Depth 1-1 1/2 on All Sides of the Dock.

This information is current as of the date at the top of the page. These pages are valid for all US airports, based on information from FAA National Flight Data Center. Weather information is provided based on AvnWx Data Sources. NOTAM information is from FAA's NAIMES data portal.

As with most information on this website, this page is generated based on FAA data, with automatic translations done via computer. You can also directly read the A/FD via the green icon link at the top of the page, which is the FAA text, and sometimes provides a different translation of codes. Please email me (using link at top-right of this page) if you see information which is confusing, misleading, or wrong....Or have suggestions for additions/changes.

Comments from the user community are clearly noted as such this page, are for informational purposes only, may be wrong and/or out-of-date, and must not be used as a sole source for critical decision making. See Privacy Policy and Conditions of Use.