Arrival/Parking/Departure

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Please check NOTAM’s prior to Departure

Marvel of Flight – DeFuniak Springs Airport 
Aircraft Arrival/Departure Procedures

The safety of all aircraft, pilots, staff and spectators is priority number one. To ensure that the safety factor is heightened, the following procedures should be followed on Saturday April the 23rd.

Do not at any time over-fly the airport at or below the traffic pattern altitude

DeFuniak Springs Municipal Airport Radio Frequencies are:
AWOS 118.725
CTAF 122.800
UNICOM 122.800
Ground Control 121.650

Arrivals:

Arriving aircraft should monitor CTAF  122.800 before entering the Airport area.

All landing patterns will be to the North of the field. Please do not over fly the field.                                                                                                             Runway 27 will be a Right traffic pattern to prevent over flight of the field and event area.                                                                                                 Runway 09 will be a Left traffic pattern.                                                                                                                                                                                           Runway 18-36 will be closed to all traffic due to event staging and aircraft parking.

Use extreme caution as some aircraft may not have radio contact with the field or other aircraft.

No aircraft will be allowed to arrive or depart if a Flight Demonstration is being performed.

Ground Procedures:

Stop at all taxiways that cross Rwy 09-27.
Check for landing or departing aircraft.
When entering the parking area watch for the Marshaller and follow their signals.

Keep a constant watch for foot traffic as spectators will be in the area.

Parking:

All Military, Homebuilt, Experimental, Antique, Classic, and Contemporary aircraft will park on the West and East sides of Taxiway A-3.
General Aircraft will be parked on the East side of Runway 18-36 in the grass area between the wind sock and runway 18-36.

Use Taxi way from A-3 to Runway 36 as the route to get to and from the General Parking area.

Please download/print one of the following identifiers and place it in your windshield prior to entering parking area.

 

HB

ULACCGAPWB

GAP=General Parking

UL=Ultralight/Sport

HB=Homebuilt/Experimental

ACC=Antique/Classic/Contemporary

WB=Warbird

Departures

Please use extreme caution when departing the parking area. Watch for other aircraft and spectators as you taxi to the departure runway. Extend straight out departures until clear of the airport traffic area.

Thank you for your help in making this a Safe and fun event for all!

5 comments on “Arrival/Parking/Departure
  1. Dale Cavin says:

    I plan to fly my 1965 Citabria to the event Friday afternoon and my wife drive out truck camper over. We plan to stay in the camper Friday evening.

    Dale
    Marianna, Fl

  2. Danny Cherry says:

    All of the identifiers to place in your windshield are linked to Warbird. The downloads will not work as is.

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