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KOBE Okeechobee County Airport
Okeechobee, Florida, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 SEPTEMBER 2021

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 -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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 HR - 863-634-0352.
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
FORT PIERCE250/28.627507WFPR ..-. .--. .-.
UNITED313/34.940505WUTX ..- - -..-

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair 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 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: 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
ROBBIE CHARTIER 863-763-6441
Manager: ANDREW MCBEAN
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 09 September 2021 at 0901Z to 07 October 2021 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download (230KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download (203KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 23   download (265KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download (260KB)
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 23-Sep-2021
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5010:50
Sunrise07:1311:13
Sunset19:1823:18
Evening civil twilight19:4223:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Sep-2021 21:08:50
Local (UTC-4)  23-Sep-2021 17:08:50
 
METAR
KOBE 232055Z AUTO VRB04KT 9SM SCT032 BKN040 OVC055 26/25 A2985 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NE-SE P0003
TAF
KFPR 
29nm NE 
231721Z 2318/2418 VRB06KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB BKN040 BKN080 TEMPO 2318/2321 3SM TSRA BKN030CB FM240000 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN060 BKN100 FM241400 05006KT P6SM SCT035 SCT050
KVRB 
33nm NE 
231721Z 2318/2418 VRB06KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB BKN040 BKN050 TEMPO 2318/2321 3SM TSRA BKN030CB FM240000 36004KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN060 BKN100 FM241400 04008KT P6SM SCT035 SCT060
KSUA 
34nm E 
231721Z 2318/2418 VRB06KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB BKN040 BKN080 TEMPO 2318/2321 3SM TSRA BKN030CB FM240000 VRB03KT P6SM VCSH SCT030 BKN060 BKN100 FM241400 06007KT P6SM SCT015 BKN035 AMD NOT SKED
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Okeechobee County Airport 863-467-5505
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[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Rental cars, Courtesy transportation, ...
 
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More info about Okeechobee County Airport
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100LL Jet A
AS --- $4.99 
FS $5.15 --- 
SS $4.50 --- 
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FS=Full service
SS=Self service
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