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48X Manatee Airport
Palmetto, Florida, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 19 MAY 2022

Location

FAA Identifier: 48X
Lat/Long: 27-38-33.3500N 082-31-11.7000W
27-38.555833N 082-31.195000W
27.6425972,-82.5199167
(estimated)
Elevation: 27 ft. / 8 m (estimated)
Variation: 02W (1985)
From city: 7 miles NE of PALMETTO, FL
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 34221

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1977
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MIAMI CENTER
FSS: SAINT PETERSBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: PIE (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: SAT 0900-1200, ALL MON-FRI 0900-1700
CALL AMGR FOR AFTER HRS SVC AND CHECK RY CONDITIONS 941-722-9296.
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: LIRL RWY 7/25 AVBL BY PHONE REQUEST 941-722-9296.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX ASOS at SPG (9 nm NW): 118.875 (727-821-4334)
WX ASOS at SRQ (15 nm S): 124.375 (941-355-8482)
WX AWOS-3 at TPF (17 nm N): 118.925 (813-251-6824)
WX ASOS at PIE (18 nm NW): 134.5 (727-531-3456)
WX ASOS at TPA (20 nm N): 126.45 (813-873-7228)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
SRQr014/14.3SARASOTA VOR/DME117.0005W
PIEr156/18.1ST PETERSBURG VORTAC116.4005W
LALr231/33.9LAKELAND VORTAC116.0001E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
100LL:FUEL AVBL DAILY SR-SS.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR

Runway Information

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 3120 x 100 ft. / 951 x 30 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge lights: low intensity
Runway edge markings: RY 07 AND 25 THLDS MARKED BY THREE GREEN LGTS AND ONE BUCKET ON EACH SIDE OF RY.
RUNWAY 7  RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 27-38.496667N27-38.615000N
Longitude: 082-31.476667W082-30.913333W
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Obstructions: 38 ft. trees, 745 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear
8 FT TREES 90-100 FT S OF RY CNTRLN FULL LENGTH. ACFT HANGARS 135 FT L OF CNTRLN FIRST HALF OF RY 07. ACFT PARKED 100 FT R OF CNTRLN FIRST 1/3 OF RY 25.
12 ft. brush, 235 ft. from runway, 95 ft. right of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: DFM PROPERTIES, LLC
945 HERITAGE HILLS
DECATUR, GA 30033
Phone 404-371-3924
CONTACT PERSON: TOM REEDER: 941-722-9296
Manager: TOM REEDER
14108 U.S. HIGHWAY 41 NORTH
PALMETTO, FL 34221
Phone 941-722-9296
AIRPORT PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 14108 U.S. HIGHWAY 41 NORTH; FAX: 941-721-9067

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 73
Single engine airplanes: 70
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Ultralights: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 136/week *
70% local general aviation
28% transient general aviation
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 13 December 2017

Additional Remarks

BIRDS, WILDLIFE AND DEER ON AND INVOF ARPT.
RWY 07/25 FIRST 500 FT EAST END SOFT AFTER HEAVY SEASONAL RAINS.
RWY 7/25 SPRINKLERS ACTIVE MON-THU 2000-0500.
ARPT CLSD TO TURBINE HOPS INCLG HOVER AND PRACTICE MANUEVERS AT NE FIELD ADJ TO RWY 7/25 EXC BELL JET RANGERS, EMERG. CALL IN ADVN 941-722-9296.
FOR CD CTC TAMPA APCH AT 813-878-2528

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 48X.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSPG - Albert Whitted Airport (9 nm NW)
KMCF - MacDill Air Force Base (12 nm N)
KSRQ - Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (15 nm S)
KTPF - Peter O Knight Airport (17 nm N)
KPIE - St Pete-Clearwater International Airport (18 nm NW)
KTPA - Tampa International Airport (20 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-May-2022
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1410:14
Sunrise06:4010:40
Sunset20:1300:13
Evening civil twilight20:3900:39

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-May-2022 02:00:37
Local (UTC-4)  19-May-2022 22:00:37
 
METAR
KSPG 
10nm NW 
200153Z AUTO 26004KT 10SM CLR 27/19 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP136 T02720194
KMCF 
12nm N 
200056Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 26/18 A2990 RMK AO2 SLP128 T02630176 FZRANO $
KSRQ 
15nm S 
200153Z 27003KT 10SM CLR 26/21 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP136 T02560206
KTPF 
17nm N 
200135Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM BKN095 OVC120 A2995 RMK AO2
KPIE 
19nm NW 
200153Z 26004KT 10SM CLR 26/22 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP141 T02560217
KTPA 
19nm N 
200153Z 00000KT 10SM FEW040 SCT300 28/21 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP142 FRQ LTGIC DSNT SE CB DSNT SE T02780206
TAF
KMCF 
12nm N 
191700Z 1917/2023 24006KT 9999 FEW070 SCT140 QNH2998INS BECMG 2000/2001 26006KT 9999 FEW020 SCT035 QNH2992INS BECMG 2005/2006 21006KT 9999 SCT025 BKN035 QNH2996INS BECMG 2018/2019 16010G20KT 8000 -TSRA SCT030 BKN065CB OVC100 QNH2998INS TX31/1920Z TN23/2011Z
KSRQ 
15nm S 
191720Z 1918/2018 26010KT P6SM FEW040 SCT250 FM200000 VRB04KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250 FM201300 17010KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN100 FM201600 21014KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB BKN100
KPIE 
19nm NW 
191720Z 1918/2018 27008KT P6SM SCT040 BKN250 FM200100 VRB04KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250 FM201400 18011KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN100 FM201700 21012KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB BKN100
KTPA 
19nm N 
192050Z 1921/2024 27007KT P6SM SCT040 BKN250 FM200100 VRB04KT P6SM FEW030 SCT250 FM201400 19010KT P6SM VCSH BKN050 BKN100 FM201700 22010KT P6SM VCTS BKN050CB BKN100
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Airport Manatee 941-722-9296
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[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...

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Chevron
100LL
SS $5.57 
 Updated 13-May-2022
 
   2 read write
SS=Self service
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