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Mc Gowin Field
Chapman, Alabama

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FAA Identifier: 5AL1
Latitude/Longitude: 31-40-50.5660N / 086-40-54.9010W
31.6806 / -86.6817
Elevation: 400 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 00E (1985)
Land Area Covered: 33 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles E of Chapman, AL
County/Parish: Butler, AL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 5/1/1958 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: New Orleans
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Anniston Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Landing Fee: No
Fuel available: 100LL
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 17/35
Dimensions: 3000 x 100 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Norman F. Mc Gowin, Iii.
P O Box 35
Chapman, AL 36015
Manager: Norman F. Mc Gowin, Iii.
P O Box 35
Chapman, AL 36015
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