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Data Effective: 09/12/2019 - 10/10/2019
BFM (KBFM)
MOBILE DOWNTOWN
MOBILE , AL - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 30-37-36.4 N / 88-4-5.1 W
Elevation 26.2 FT
Variation 1 W 2005
From city 3 miles S of MOBILE, AL
ARTCC ZHU
Section chart NEW ORLEANS
Time Zone UTC-6(-5DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 0700-1900 SUN; 0700-2200 MON; 0330-2200 TUE THRU FRI; 0400-1900 SAT.
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS ANNISTON FSS (ANB)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility BFM (MOBILE DOWNTOWN)
    Attendance 0700-2300
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle Yes
    Lights SEE RMK
    DUSK-DAWN. WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT MALSR RWY 32 - CTAF. HIRL RWY 14/32 PRESET ON STEP 3 OR HYR BASED ON WX.
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee No
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index IV A
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: 118.8 MHz  
    ATIS: 135.575 MHz 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    DOWNTOWN EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
    DOWNTOWN GROUND: 121.7 MHz GND/P  
      239.3 MHz GND/P  
    DOWNTOWN TOWER: 118.8 MHz LCL/P  
      251.1 MHz LCL/P  
    MOBILE APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 118.5 MHz APCH/S DEP/S ;EAST
      118.5 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
      269.3 MHz APCH/S DEP/S ;EAST
      269.3 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
    Other - (NG OPS): 49.85 MHz NG OPS  
      125.525 MHz NG OPS  
    Remarks:
    • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY HOUSTON ARTCC ON FREQS 127.65/285.475 (MOBILE RCAG) WHEN APCH CTL CLSD.
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    BFM WX ASOS   251-431-6762 0.0 nm
    MOB WX ASOS   251-607-0469 9.8 nm
    CQF WX AWOS-3PT 118.425 MHz 251-928-3242 14.0 nm
    PQL WX ASOS 135.175 MHz 228-474-2836 25.8 nm
    JKA WX AWOS-3PT 134.525 MHz 251-968-7581 28.8 nm
    RUNWAY 14/32
    Dimensions 9618 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH-CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 72/F/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 75,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 185,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 325,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 14

    True Alignment 139°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 30-37-59.0834 N
    Longitude 88-4-47.7832 W
    Elevation 26.1 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 68 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights yes
    RWY 14/32 CNTRLN LGTS AVBL DURG ATCT OPER HRS ONLY.
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 26.2 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 32

    True Alignment 319°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 30-36-47.5133 N
    Longitude 88-3-35.2082 W
    Elevation 18.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 71 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 25.1 ft.
    RUNWAY 18/36
    Dimensions 7800 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH-CONC
    Surface Condition FAIR
    Treatment  
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN 34/R/B/X/T
    Single Wheel 76,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 150,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 320,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 18

    True Alignment 180°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 30-38-31.1793 N
    Longitude 88-3-57.3011 W
    Elevation 25.4 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 64 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 25.5 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 36

    True Alignment 360°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 30-37-13.9736 N
    Longitude 88-3-57.2508 W
    Elevation 24.9 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 62 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 26 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 09/12/19 to 0901Z 10/10/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for BFM
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    MOBILE AIRPORT AUTHORITY
    1891-9TH ST/BROOKLEY COMPLEX
    MOBILE, AL 36615
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 251-438-7334

    MANAGER

    CHRIS CURRY
    P O BOX 88004
    MOBILE, AL 36608
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 251-639-4680
    FAX PHONE 251-694-7667.
    REMARKS
    • CONDS NOT MNT WHEN ATCT CLSD.
    • HOT CARGO SPACE ASGND TO TWY A BTN RWY 18/36 AND A6