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KOBE Okeechobee County Airport
Okeechobee, Florida, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 JANUARY 2023

Location

FAA Identifier: OBE
Lat/Long: 27-15-59.6650N 080-51-01.4080W
27-15.994417N 080-51.023467W
27.2665736,-80.8503911
(estimated)
Elevation: 33.5 ft. / 10.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (2010)
From city: 3 miles NW of OKEECHOBEE, FL
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 34972

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MIAMI CENTER
FSS: SAINT PETERSBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: PIE (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0900-1700
AFT HRS CALL 863-634-1474
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RWY 05/23 - CTAF
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 118.675 (863-467-1148)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MIAMI ARTCC ON FREQS 132.25/370.9 (VERO BEACH RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PHKr344/30.2PAHOKEE VOR/DME115.4000E
TRVr225/31.3TREASURE VORTAC117.3007W
LBVr047/39.1LA BELLE VORTAC110.4001E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
UNITED313/34.940505WUTX ..- - -..-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+ UL94
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 28 /F/B/X/T
Single wheel: 40.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 27-15.728700N27-16.311917N
Longitude: 080-51.321043W080-50.667722W
Elevation: 32.9 ft.32.8 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 051 magnetic, 045 true231 magnetic, 225 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 40 ft. tree, 2040 ft. from runway, 47:1 slope to clear43 ft. trees, 1430 ft. from runway, 220 ft. left of centerline, 28:1 slope to clear

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 4001 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 14 /F/A/X/T
Single wheel: 30.0
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 27-16.195572N27-15.728512N
Longitude: 080-51.320977W080-50.798643W
Elevation: 33.0 ft.32.3 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 141 magnetic, 135 true321 magnetic, 315 true
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 34 ft. trees, 1060 ft. from runway, 175 ft. left of centerline, 25:1 slope to clear5 ft. fence, lighted, 200 ft. from runway, 215 ft. left of centerline
5 FT FENCE 200FT FM RWY END 215 FT L.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: OKEECHOBEE COUNTY
2800 NORTH WEST 20TH TRAIL
OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
Phone 863-763-6441
CONTACT PERSON: DEBORAH MANZO 863-763-6441
Manager: JOHN HURST
2800 NW 20TH TRL
OKEECHOBEE, FL 34972
Phone 863-467-5505
EMERG - 863-634-1474

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 25
Single engine airplanes: 21
Multi engine airplanes: 2
Jet airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 137/day *
90% transient general aviation
10% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 27 July 2018

Additional Remarks

A30A-05 CALM WIND RWY.
BIRDS, CRANES & ULTRALIGHT ACT ON & INVOF ARPT.
FBO - 863-467-5888.
NON-POWERED FLT WI TFC PAT NA.
TKOF & LNDG ON GRASS AT OWN RISK.
FOR CD CTC MIAMI ARTCC AT 305-716-1731.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 26 January 2023 at 0901Z to 23 February 2023 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download
RNAV (GPS) RWY 23   download
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (21KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSEF - Sebring Regional Airport (29 nm NW)
KFPR - Treasure Coast International Airport (29 nm NE)
KPHK - Palm Beach County Glades Airport (30 nm S)
KVRB - Vero Beach Regional Airport (33 nm NE)
2IS - Airglades Airport (34 nm S)
 
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Photo taken 27-Jan-2017
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 03-Feb-2023
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4511:45
Sunrise07:0912:09
Sunset18:0523:05
Evening civil twilight18:3023:30

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  03-Feb-2023 08:49:56
Local (UTC-5)  03-Feb-2023 03:49:56
 
METAR
KOBE 030835Z AUTO 25004KT 7SM CLR 20/20 A3006 RMK AO2
TAF
KFPR 
29nm NE 
030543Z 0306/0406 22007KT P6SM BKN050 FM031600 25012KT P6SM VCSH FEW009 SCT025 BKN040 FM031800 27014G19KT P6SM VCTS SCT015 BKN040CB BKN120 TEMPO 0319/0321 3SM SHRA BKN015 OVC040 FM032100 35015G23KT P6SM VCSH SCT020 SCT080 BKN250
KVRB 
33nm NE 
030543Z 0306/0406 22005KT P6SM BKN050 FM030900 24006KT P6SM BKN006 FM031600 25012KT P6SM VCSH FEW009 SCT025 BKN040 FM031800 27014G19KT P6SM VCTS SCT015 BKN040CB BKN120 TEMPO 0319/0321 3SM SHRA BKN015 OVC040 FM032100 35015G23KT P6SM VCSH SCT020 SCT080 BKN250
KSUA 
34nm E 
030543Z 0306/0406 22007KT P6SM BKN050 FM031600 25012KT P6SM VCSH FEW009 SCT025 BKN040 FM031800 27014G19KT P6SM VCTS SCT015 BKN040CB BKN120 TEMPO 0319/0321 3SM SHRA BKN015 OVC040 FM032100 35015G23KT P6SM VCSH SCT020 SCT080 BKN250 AMD NOT SKED
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 Okeechobee County Airport FBO
UNICOM 123.00
863-467-5505
863-634-1474
[web site]
[email]
Great Fuel Prices! Restaurant in Terminal Open 7am - 2pm 7 days. 2hr Free Parking for All Pistons
 
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Titan
100LL Jet A
FS $5.48 $5.49 
SS $4.73 $5.49 
 Updated 26-Jan-2023
 
   3 read write
FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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