Swans Island, Maine

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 06/22/2017 - 8/17/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:ME5
Lat/Lng: 44.1653888889, -68.4281666667
44-09-55.4000N, 068-25-41.4000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 04/25/2007
Elevation: 100 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 19W, (1985), [-16W (2017)]
Sectional: HALIFAX
From City: 5nm N of Swans Island


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
See Airspace Case 99-Ane-8016-Nra.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 01/1983
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


CTAF: 122.900


Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 08/16/2016
Non-local GA: 100
Total: 100


Owner: William H. Banks
Po Box 97
Swans Island, Me 04685
Manager: William H. Bank
Po Box 97
Swans Island, Me 04479
Emergency Phone: 207-526-4305.


Runways: 10/28

Runway 10/28

Length: 1500 feet
Width: 30 feet
Surface: Gravel / Cinders / Crushed Rock / Coral/Shells / Slag, Poor Condition
Runway 10/28 Surface Rough with Large Stones, Steep Gradients, and No Line of Sight Between Ends
End 10 End 28
Takeoff Run Available (TORA): 1500 feet 1500 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA): 1500 feet 1500 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA): 1500 feet 1500 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA): 1500 feet 1200 feet
Displaced Threshold Distance:   300'
Displaced Threshold 300 Ft; LDA 1,200 Ft.
Objects: Tree Bldg
Communications Tower 500 Ft AGL; 1 Mi SE of Runway.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 0:1
Object Height: 36' AGL 12' AGL
Object Distance: 20' Along centerline
65' Left of centerline
0' Along centerline

Runway H1

Length: 40 feet
Width: 40 feet
Surface: Porland Cement Concrete
Remarks: Ingress & Egress to Helipad Between 130 & 320 Degs Magnetic.



Additional Remarks

All Operations Restricted to Daylgt VFR only.
Prior to Using Airport Call 207-460-1113.
Rock Drainage Swale Across 600 Ft from Runway 28, Aprox 40Ft Wide at Centerline.
Runway 10/28 +6 Ft Rock Ledge 50 Ft from Centerline Southside of Airport.
Runway 10 Has +15 Ft Trees 50 Ft Right of Centerline 430 Ft from Threshold.
Wildlife on or in Vicinity of Airport.

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