JACK EDWARDS
Latitude: 30-17-22.7 N
Longitude: 87-40-18.4 W
Elevation: 17 ft.
Variation: 0 E 2000
From city: 2 miles N of GULF SHORES, AL
ARTCC: ZJX
Section chart: NEW ORLEANS
Time Zone: UTC-6(-5DT)
JKA (KJKA)
GULF SHORES, 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: ANB (ANNISTON RGNL)
Attendance: 0600-2000
AFTER HOURS SERVICE CALL 251-609-2043, 251-223-7777.
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: SEE RMK
HIRL RY 09/27 PRESET MED INTST DUSK-DAWN; TO INCR INTST ACTVT HIRL RY 09/27, MALSR RY 27 - CTAF. PAPI RY 09, 27 & 17 OPER CONT.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: 100LL, A+
Int'l Operations:  
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
GULF SHORES AIRPORT AUTHORITY
PO BOX 919
GULF SHORES, AL 36547
UNITED STATES
Phone: 251-967-3968
MANAGER:
GULF SHORES AIRPORT AUT
PO BOX 919
GULF SHORES, AL 36547
UNITED STATES
Phone: 251-967-3968
FBO PHONES: GULF AIR CENTER 251-968-5200; FERGUSON AIR SERVICES 251-948-5550.
General Remarks
•  EXTENSIVE BANNER TOW AND PARA-SAIL OPS ALONG COASTLINE 15 MILES W TO 20 NM E OF GULF SHORES/ORANGE BEACH, AND 15 NM WSW TO 20 NM ESE OF JKA.
•  NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT; CALL AMGR 251-967-3968.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: 122.7 MHz  
ATIS: None  
RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure  
Other - (CLASS C): 120.65 MHz CLASS C  
PENSACOLA APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 120.65 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
PENSACOLA CLERANCE DELIVERY: 124.55 MHz CD/P  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
ILS/DME:
Rwy End Type ID Frequency Channel Remarks
Rwy 27 ILS/DME I-JKA 110.7 MHz Chan 044X


NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
NDB ESU SUMMERDALE 204 KHz 24 Hours 12.9 nm 167.5°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNUSBL 060-280 BYD 10 NM BLO 3000 FT.
•  NDB UNUSBL BYD 20 NM.
TACAN NPA PENSACOLA   24 Hours 18.9 nm 257.5°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  TACAN OPR ONLY DUR FLD OPR HR.
•  TACAN UNUSBL 030-050 BLO 2500 FT; 051-230 BYD 30 NM BLW 1500 FT; 231-029 BYD 30 NM BLO 2500 FT.
VOR NUN SAUFLEY 108.8 MHz 24 Hours 20.6 nm 237.9°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
VORTAC BFM BROOKLEY 112.8 MHz 24 Hours 27.7 nm 134.2°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL BYD 30 NM BLO 2,000 FT.
•  VOR GROUND RECEIVER CHECK POINT OTS INDEFLY.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
JKA WX AWOS-3 134.525 MHz 251-968-7581 0.1 nm
CQF WX AWOS-3 118.425 MHz 251-928-3242 14.9 nm
4R4 WX AWOS-3 118.425 MHz 251-928-3242 14.9 nm
BFM WX ASOS   251-431-6762 28.8 nm
MOB WX ASOS   251-607-0469 38.1 nm
Runways
09/27
Dimensions: 6962 ft. x 100 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment: GRVD
Runway Edge Lights: High Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 80,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 100,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 09 Runway 27
True Alignment: 90° 270°
Markings: Non-precision instrument Precision instrument
Markings Condition: Fair Fair
Latitude: 30-17-25.0233 N 30-17-25.1538 N
Longitude: 87-40-48.8781 W 87-39-29.4684 W
Elevation: 15.6 ft. 16.1 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 50 ft. AGL 50 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:
Visual Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left 4-light PAPI on left
Approach Lights:   MALSR: 1400 feet medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
Displaced Threshold: 462.2 ft.  
DT Latitude: 30-17-25.0293 N  
DT Longitude: 87-40-43.606 W  
DT Elevation: 15.3 ft.  
TDZE: 15.7 ft. 17.1 ft.
TORA: 6962 ft. 6500 ft.
TODA: 6962 ft. 6500 ft.
ASDA: 6962 ft. 6500 ft.
LDA: 6500 ft. 6500 ft.

17/35
Dimensions: 3596 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 80,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 100,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 17 Runway 35
True Alignment: 175° 355°
Markings: Basic Basic
Markings Condition: Fair Fair
Latitude: 30-17-35.7189 N 30-17-0.2524 N
Longitude: 87-40-38.0477 W 87-40-34.5436 W
Elevation: 16.7 ft. 11.3 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height: 55 ft. AGL  
Visual Glide Path Angle: 4.15°  
Visual Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left  
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 16.8 ft. 15.9 ft.

Heliports
None