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03FA

Lake Persimmon Airstrip
Lake Placid, Florida

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FAA Identifier: 03FA
Latitude/Longitude: 27-21-11.1510N / 081-24-29.2630W
27.3531 / -81.4081
Elevation: 70 feet MSL (Estimated)
Magnetic Variation: 02W (1985)
Land Area Covered: acres
From City: 4 nautical miles NW of Lake Placid, FL
County/Parish: Highlands, FL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 9/1/1971 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Miami
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Miami Center (ZMA)
FSS: Saint Petersburg Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights:
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Landing Fee: No
Communications:
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Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: Major
Runway Information:
Runway: E/W
Dimensions: 2000 x 200 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Persimmon Airport Inc
115 Heinley Rd
Lake Placid, FL 33852
863-840-1264
Manager: William Snavely
115 Heinley Rd
Lake Placid, FL 33852
863-840-1284
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Remarks:
  • TRAILER 50FT FM N SIDE RWY AT W END,TRAILER 200FT FM RWY S SIDE AT W END; 50FT BLDG UNDER CONSTR 20FT FM RWY S SIDE AT MIDFLD.
  • T-HGR 30FT FM RWY S SIDE 500FT FM E END, BLDG 150FT FM RWY S SIDE 100FT FM E END, HOUSE 20FT FM RWY N SIDE 100FT FM E END.
  • POLES AT 150-300FT FM E END ON N EDGE OF E END, TRAILER 150FT FM RWY-N SIDE 400FT FM E END.
  • AREA OF SOFT SAND VIC OF BLDG CONSTR MID-FLD.
  • BUILDINGS 300' FROM WEST END OF RWY.
  • 10' TREES WEST END OF RWY.
  • E END OF RWY ABUTTS SMALL LAKE.
  • VFR ONLY; PVT USE.
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