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KDTS Destin Executive Airport
Destin, Florida, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 18 MAY 2023

Location

FAA Identifier: DTS
Lat/Long: 30-24-00.1970N 086-28-17.3000W
30-24.003283N 086-28.288333W
30.4000547,-86.4714722
(estimated)
Elevation: 22.6 ft. / 6.9 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01W (2000)
From city: 1 mile E of DESTIN, FL
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 32541

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 02/1965
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: JACKSONVILLE CENTER
FSS: GAINESVILLE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: DTS (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0600-2200
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT HIRL RWY 14/32 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 118.45
UNICOM: 123.075
ATIS: 133.925
WX ASOS: 133.925 (850-654-7128)
DESTIN GROUND: 121.6 [0600-2200]
DESTIN TOWER: 118.45 [0600-2200]
EGLIN APPROACH: 132.1
EGLIN DEPARTURE: 132.1
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.6 127.7 ;WHEN TWR CLSD

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
CEWr154/27.7CRESTVIEW VORTAC115.9003E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 5001 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 25 /F/B/W/T
Single wheel: 38.0
Double wheel: 67.0
Double tandem: 113.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 30-24.328927N30-23.677627N
Longitude: 086-28.580440W086-27.996263W
Elevation: 22.2 ft.21.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 143 magnetic, 142 true323 magnetic, 322 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)
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 39 ft. trees, 1540 ft. from runway, 45 ft. right of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear116 ft. bldg, lighted, 4855 ft. from runway, 325 ft. right of centerline, 40:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: OKALOOSA CO
BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS, 101 EAST JAMES LEE BOULEVARD
CRESTVIEW, FL 32536
Phone 850-689-5000
Manager: TRACY STAGE
1701 STATE ROAD 85 NORTH
EGLIN AFB, FL 32542-1413
Phone 850-651-7160
EXT 4

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 61
Single engine airplanes: 31
Multi engine airplanes: 14
Jet airplanes: 11
Helicopters: 5
    
Aircraft operations: avg 175/day *
80% transient general aviation
18% local general aviation
1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2018

Additional Remarks

EXERCISE VIGILANCE DUE TO CLOSE PROXIMITY TO EGLIN AFB LCTD 6 NM NW.
ALL ACFT CTC EGLIN CD ON 127.7 FOR ATC DEP INSTR PRIOR TO TKOF WHEN TWR CLSD.
WHEN TWR CLSD; IFR ACFT RMN ON GND & CTC DEP CTL FOR CLIMB OUT INSTR & IFR RLS.
ARPT COND UNMON.
PARASAILING & BANNER TOWING WI 5 NM.
CAUTION: MEN & EQUIP ON & INVOF SAFETY AREA.

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 18 May 2023 at 0901Z to 15 June 2023 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download (268KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download (255KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (123KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (408KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KVPS - Eglin Air Force Base/Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport (6 nm NW)
KHRT - Hurlburt Field Airport (11 nm W)
KEGI - Duke Field (Eglin AF Aux Nr 3) Airport (15 nm N)
KCEW - Bob Sikes Airport (23 nm N)
54J - DeFuniak Springs Airport (26 nm NE)
 
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Photo by David W. Oehler
Photo taken 03-Mar-2017
looking northwest.

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 06-Jun-2023
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:1710:17
Sunrise05:4410:44
Sunset19:4500:45
Evening civil twilight20:1201:12

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  06-Jun-2023 07:18:35
Local (UTC-5)  06-Jun-2023 02:18:35
 
METAR
KDTS 060653Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP136 T02220200
KVPS 
5nm NW 
060555Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 21/19 A2995 RMK AO2 SLP148 T02090194 10245 20206 402720198 58001 $
KHRT 
10nm W 
060655Z 01003KT 10SM CLR 20/19 A2993 RMK AO2A SLP137 T01970185
KEGI 
14nm N 
060655Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 18/17 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP135 T01790167 $
TAF
KVPS 
5nm NW 
060100Z 0601/0707 20006KT 9999 FEW080 SCT130 SCT300 QNH2991INS BECMG 0613/0614 04005KT 9999 BKN045 BKN100 BKN250 QNH2993INS BECMG 0618/0619 16009KT 9000 VCSH FEW030 SCT100 BKN250 QNH2990INS BECMG 0620/0621 18010KT 9999 NSW SCT030 BKN100 QNH2992INS BECMG 0703/0704 19006KT 9999 FEW010 BKN025 BKN130 QNH2991INS TX27/0618Z TN21/0610Z
KHRT 
10nm W 
060200Z 0602/0708 18006KT 9999 FEW200 QNH2990INS BECMG 0604/0605 14006KT 8000 BR FEW020 BKN150 QNH2990INS BECMG 0617/0618 15009KT 9000 -SHRA VCTS BKN030CB BKN080 QNH2988INS BECMG 0620/0621 18009KT 9999 NSW SCT030 BKN120 QNH2992INS BECMG 0705/0706 18006KT 9999 BKN025 BKN100 QNH2986INS TX26/0614Z TN21/0611Z
KEGI 
14nm N 
060500Z 0605/0707 10009KT 9999 FEW250 QNH2994INS BECMG 0617/0618 17012KT 9999 VCSH FEW040 FEW070 SCT100 QNH2988INS BECMG 0620/0621 20006KT 9999 NSW SCT030 BKN045 QNH2991INS BECMG 0703/0704 19006KT 9999 SCT010 BKN020 QNH2990INS TX27/0619Z TN18/0610Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 0605 NEXT 0609
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Atlantic Aviation ASRI 130.05
850-424-6890
850-837-6135
[web site]
[email]
Atlantic Aviation is your premier aviation service provider with more than 100 locations in North America, including Hawaii and the Caribbean. We provide standard ground services you'd expect, with a detailed focus on ensuring an unforgettable customer experience.
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Go Rentals  
 
Titan
100LL Jet A
FS $7.04 $7.16 
 Updated 05-Jun-2023
 
   18 read write
Alternatives at nearby airports
IMPORTANT: Note that the FBOs below are NOT at KDTS but at other nearby airports. Do not expect services from these FBOs to be available at KDTS.
Located at KECP
Sheltair
ASRI 130.00
850-233-4717
[web site]
[email]
At KECP (Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport), 35 miles E

KECP is home of the "World's Most Beautiful Beaches,", Panama City Beach is now home to the new Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport. The airport is the first "Green" airport built in the US. and houses our new general aviation FBO and hangar/office complex.
Being the airport's only FBO, our beautiful, modern, eco-friendly, full-service facility and hangar complex is an excellent place to land your business and/or aircraft in the Florida panhandle.
More info and photos of Sheltair (KECP)
Located at KECP
Avfuel
100LL Jet A
FS $8.04 $7.29 
 Updated 30-May-2023
 
   8 read write
Located at KCEW
Emerald Coast Aviation
UNICOM 122.95
850-398-6749
[web site]
[email]
At KCEW (Bob Sikes Airport), 23 miles N

Emerald Coast Aviation is delighted to serve you at the Crestview, Bob Sikes Airport. The airport boasts an 8000 ft runway with ILS. Competitive fuel prices await you with operations 7 days a week from 7 am to 8 pm. You will be greeted by our friendly NATA Safety First qualified line service staff along with fresh baked cookies and Community coffee, pilot's snooze room, flight planning room and over 20,000 thousand sq feet of hanger space. We also have an aircraft maintenance facility along with a flight school.
More info and photos of Emerald Coast Aviation (KCEW)
Located at KCEW
Titan
100LL Jet A
FS $6.59 $6.29 
GUARANTEED
 
   7 read write
FS=Full service
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Getting Around: Taxi, Limo, Rental Cars, Mass Transit

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
Services / Description
 
Comments
  
 Destin Jeep Rentals
850-687-9262
850-714-7368
[web site]
[email]
Destin Jeep Rentals provides rental vehicles and after-hours delivery and pickup to your desired location. Locally owned and operated by a live person you can text or call at (850) 687-9262. Our rental fleet includes new model Jeep Wranglers of all types including large SUV's and Bronco Badlands.

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