SOUTH ALABAMA RGNL AT BILL BENTON FIELD
Latitude: 31-18-30.1 N
Longitude: 86-23-32 W
Elevation: 310 ft.
Variation: 2 W 2005
From city: 4 miles E of ANDALUSIA/OPP, AL
ARTCC: ZJX
Section chart: NEW ORLEANS
Time Zone: UTC-6(-5DT)
79J
ANDALUSIA/OPP, AL
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: ANNISTON FSS (ANB)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: 79J (SOUTH ALABAMA RGNL AT BILL BENTON FIELD)
Attendance: MON - FRI 0700-0000
SAT 0800-1630
AFTER HOURS SVC CALL 334-222-0638/334-427-0733
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RY 11/29 & PAPI RY 11 & RY 29 - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100LL, A+
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
ANDALUSIA ARPT AUTH
21861 BILL BENTON LANE
ANDALUSIA, AL 36421
UNITED STATES
Phone: 334-222-6598
MANAGER:
MISTY JONES
JED BLACKWELL
21861 BILL BENTON LANE
ANDALUSIA, AL 36421
UNITED STATES
Phone: 334-222-6598
General Remarks
No remarks.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.8 MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
CAIRNS APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 133.45 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
  239.4 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
Remarks:
•  APCH/DEP SVCS PRVDD BY JACKSONVILLE ARTCC ON FREQS 134.3/353.5 (DOTHAN RCAG) WHEN CAIRNS APCH/DEP CLSD.
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
NDB JUY JUDD 264 KHz
330/2?05.9'W UNMTO 0400-1100Z++ SUN-MON.
24 Hours 0.2 nm 340.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB LCTD 1200' FROM THR RWY 29 THENCE 1250' S.
•  NDB UNMONITORED 0500-1200Z++SUN AND MON.
NDB BVG BOLL WEEVIL 352 KHz 24 Hours 21.2 nm 265.0°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMONITORED 0500-1200Z++SUN AND MON.
•  NDB UNUSBL BYD 20 NM.
VOR EDN ENTERPRISE 116.6 MHz 24 Hours 25.2 nm 271.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOR UNMONITORED.
VORTAC CEW CRESTVIEW 115.9 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 32.4 nm 26.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  VOR UNUSABLE 264-329 ALL DISTS & ALTS.
VOR/DME OZR CAIRNS 111.2 MHz 24 Hours 34.3 nm 274.1°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 307-315 BYD 17 NM ALL ALTS; 016-049 & 221-234 BYD 20 NM ALL ALTS.
•  DME PORTION UNUSBL 001-019 ALL ALTS ALL DSTCS.
•  VOR/DME UNMTO 0500-1200Z++SUN AND MON.
TACAN NSE WHITING   24 Hours 47.6 nm 42.4°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN UNUSBL 256-018 BYD 25 NM BLO 3000 FT.
•  TACAN DME UNUSBL 256-055 BYD 25 NM ALL ALTS.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
79J WX ASOS 134.875 MHz 334-222-9770 0.0 nm
CEW WX ASOS 119.275 MHz 850-682-1237 32.4 nm
PRN WX ASOS 120.0 MHz 334-383-9676 33.7 nm
GZH WX ASOS 133.425 MHz 251-578-1438 34.1 nm
54J WX AWOS-3P 118.725 MHz 850-892-0147 36.7 nm
Runways
11/29
Dimensions: 6000 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 30,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 11 Runway 29
True Alignment: 107° 287°
Markings: Non-precision instrument Non-precision instrument
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 31-18-38.5737 N 31-18-21.5636 N
Longitude: 86-24-5.1514 W 86-22-58.8933 W
Elevation: 309.9 ft. 299.9 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 33 ft. AGL 47 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.5°
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on right 4-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: Yes Yes
TDZE: 310.2 ft. 308.3 ft.

Heliports
None