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FL59

Buckingham Field
Fort Myers, Florida

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FAA Identifier: FL59
Latitude/Longitude: 26-38-36.2580N / 081-42-37.2950W
26.6433 / -81.7103
Elevation: 23 feet MSL (Estimated)
Magnetic Variation: 02W (1985)
Land Area Covered: acres
From City: 7 nautical miles E of Fort Myers, FL
County/Parish: Lee, FL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 9/1/1943 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Miami
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Miami Center (ZMA)
FSS: Miami Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/MON-FRI/0730-1600
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
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Landing Fee: No
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Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 06/24
Dimensions: 2726 x 400 ft.
Surface: Portland cement concrete
Runway: 14/32
Dimensions: 4046 x 400 ft.
Surface: Portland cement concrete
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Lee Co Mosquito Control Dist
P.O. Box 60005
Ft. Myers, FL 33906
239-694-2174
Manager: James L. Mckeever
P.O. Box 60005
Ft. Myers, FL 33906
239-694-2174
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Remarks:
  • UNDESIGNATED AREAS USED AS HELIPAD.
  • DITCH 50' OFF WEST END OF RWY 06/24
  • ALL RYS TOTAL WIDTH 400 FT; TKOF/LNDG AREA 75 FT WIDE.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 14/32 AND PSIL RY 32 - 123.5.
  • VFR, PRIVATE USE.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
RSW Southwest Florida Intl Fort Myers, FL - Public Miami 8 miles
FMY Page Field Fort Myers, FL - Public Miami 10 miles
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X06 Arcadia Muni Arcadia, FL - Public Miami 39 miles
2IS Airglades Clewiston, FL - Public Miami 41 miles
MKY Marco Island Marco Island, FL - Public Miami 45 miles
X36 Buchan Englewood, FL - Public Miami 47 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
47FD Strayhorn Ranch Fort Myers, FL - Private Miami 4 miles
87FL Alma Alva, FL - Private Jacksonville 11 miles
17FA Cotton Strip La Belle, FL - Private Miami 12 miles
94FL Pine Shadows Airpark Fort Myers, FL - Private Miami 13 miles
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FL88 Bob Paul La Belle, FL - Private Miami 16 miles
FD20 Sundance Farms La Belle, FL - Private Miami 18 miles
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