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57NC

Sossamon Field
Bryson City, North Carolina

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FAA Identifier: 57NC
Latitude/Longitude: 35-25-35.3440N / 083-27-29.5730W
35.4264 / -83.4581
Elevation: 1940 feet MSL (Estimated)
Magnetic Variation: 03W (1985)
Land Area Covered: 30 acres
From City: 1 nautical miles W of Bryson City, NC
County/Parish: Swain, NC
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 8/1/1958 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Atlanta
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Raleigh Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/MON-FRI/DALGT
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights:
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International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
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Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 10/28
Dimensions: 2265 x 50 ft.
Surface: Asphalt
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Leroy Sossamon
900 Lemmon Road
Bryson City, NC 28713
828-488-2450
Manager: Leroy Sossamon
900 Lemmon Road
Bryson City, NC 28713
828-488-2450
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Remarks:
  • USE CARE ON RY 28 APCH DUE TO POSSIBLE DOWNDRAFT, ESP DURG SPRING.
  • +8 FT TREES 50 FT FROM THLD ON SIDES.
  • ESTABD PRIOR TO 1959
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
1A5 Macon County Franklin, NC - Public Atlanta 14 miles
24A Jackson County Sylva, NC - Public Atlanta 16 miles
RHP Western Carolina Rgnl Andrews, NC - Public Atlanta 28 miles
GKT Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Sevierville, TN - Public Atlanta 30 miles
TYS Mc Ghee Tyson Knoxville, TN - Public Atlanta 40 miles
DKX Knoxville Downtown Island Knoxville, TN - Public Atlanta 44 miles
DZJ Blairsville Blairsville, GA - Public Atlanta 50 miles
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