JKA - Jack Edwards, Gulf Shores, AL
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Location:
FAA Identifier: JKA
Latitude/Longitude: 30-17-22.7000N / 087-40-18.4000W
30.2894 / -87.6717
Elevation: 17 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 00E (2000)
Land Area Covered: 838 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles N of Gulf Shores, AL
County/Parish: Baldwin, AL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 3/1/1978 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: New Orleans
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Jacksonville Center (ZJX)
FSS: Anniston Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/ALL/0600-2200
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.7
CTAF: 122.7
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A+
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: High
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 09/27
Dimensions: 6962 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 80 K lbs.
Double wheel: 100 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Runway 09 Runway 27
Latitude: 30-17-25.0233N Latitude: 30-17-25.1538N
Longitude: 087-40-48.8781W Longitude: 087-39-29.4684W
Elevation: 16 ft. Elevation: 16 ft.
Traffic Pattern: Left Traffic Pattern: Left
Displaced Threshold: 462 ft. Displaced Threshold: No
Declared distances: 6962 Feet - Actual Stop Distance Available.
6962 Feet - Take Off Distance Available.
6500 Feet - Landing Distance Available.
6962 Feet - Take Off Run Available.
Declared distances: 6500 Feet - Actual Stop Distance Available.
6500 Feet - Take Off Distance Available.
6500 Feet - Landing Distance Available.
6500 Feet - Take Off Run Available.
Markings: NPI - Non-precision instrument, Fair condition Markings: PIR - Precision instrument, Fair condition
Visual Glide Angle: Visual Glide Angle:
Approach Lights: Approach Lights: MALSR
Runway: 17/35
Dimensions: 3596 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 80 K lbs.
Double wheel: 100 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway 17 Runway 35
Latitude: 30-17-35.7189N Latitude: 30-17-00.2524N
Longitude: 087-40-38.0477W Longitude: 087-40-34.5436W
Elevation: 17 ft. Elevation: 11 ft.
Traffic Pattern: Left Traffic Pattern: Left
Displaced Threshold: No Displaced Threshold: No
Markings: BSC - Basic, Fair condition Markings: BSC - Basic, Fair condition
Visual Glide Angle: 4.15° Visual Glide Angle: °
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Gulf Shores Airport Authority
P O Box 919
Gulf Shores, AL 36547
251-967-3968
Manager: Scott Fuller
P O Box 919
Gulf Shores, AL 36547
251-967-3968
Sectional:
Remarks:
  • EXTENSIVE BANNER TOWING, HELICOPTERS AND PARA-SAIL OPS ALONG COASTLINE 15 NM 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.
  • CAUTION: HELICOPTERS OPR AT OR BLO 300 FT MSL WI 1 NM OF JKA WHEN LNDG/DEP HELIPAD LCTD 1.6 NM E, DIRECTLY UNDER RWY 27 FINAL. NOLF BARIN LOCATED 6 MILES NE OF AP MAY BE MISTAKEN FOR JACK EDWARDS AP. HI VOL OF MIL TRAFFIC WILL BE OPRG IN THE BARIN FIELD
  • FBO PHONES: GULF AIR CENTER 251-968-5200; PLATINUM AIR CTR 251-923-0050; SALT AIR AVIATION 251-948-0444.
  • AFTER HOURS SERVICE CALL GULF AIR CENTER 251-968-5200; PLATINUM AIR CTR 251-923-0050; SALT AIR AVIATION 251-948-0444.
  • 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.

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