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KOPF Opa Locka Airport
Miami, Florida, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 10 APRIL 2008

Location

FAA Identifier: OPF
Lat/Long: 25-54-25.2000N / 080-16-42.2000W
25-54.420000N / 080-16.703333W
25.9070000 / -80.2783889
(estimated)
Elevation: 8 ft. / 2.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 02W (1980)
From city: 10 miles N of MIAMI, FL
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 33054

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1941
Sectional chart: MIAMI
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: MIAMI CENTER
FSS: MIAMI FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: OPF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Pattern altitude: 1008 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN
ACTVT MALSR RYS 09L & 12 AND MALS RY 27R - CTAF. HIRL RY 12/30 PRESET MED INTST WHEN ATCT CLSD.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF: 120.7
ATIS: 125.9
OPA LOCKA GROUND: 121.9 336.4 [0700-2100]
OPA LOCKA TOWER: 120.7 360.8 118.6 [0700-2100]
MIAMI APPROACH: 128.6(4000 BLO)
MIAMI DEPARTURE: 128.6(4000 BLO)
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 119.2
WX ASOS at HWO (6 nm N): PHONE 954-983-5904
WX ASOS at MIA (7 nm S): PHONE 305-870-0235
WX ASOS at FLL (12 nm NE): PHONE 954-359-7857
WX ASOS at TMB (18 nm SW): PHONE 305-235-1332
WX ASOS at FXE (18 nm N): PHONE 954-772-2537
  • ALL ARRIVING AIRCRAFT ARE REQUESTED TO INITIALLY CONTACT OPA LOCKA TOWER ON FREQ 120.7/360.8 FOR APPROPRIATE RWY ARRIVAL PROCEDURE AND FREQ ASSIGNMENT.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
DHPr035/7.5DOLPHIN VORTAC113.9004W
VKZr328/11.5VIRGINIA KEY VOR/DME117.1004W
FLLr214/12.1FORT LAUDERDALE VOR/DME114.4000E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PLANTATION196/13.924203WPJN .--. .--- -.

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 9L/27R

Dimensions: 8002 x 150 ft. / 2439 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 96.0
Double wheel: 155.0
Double tandem: 290.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
Operational restrictions: RY 09L/27R CLSD 2100-0700 EXCP WITH 30 MIN PPR TO ACTVT RY LGTS CALL 305-8669-1660 OR CTC CTAF.
RUNWAY 9L  RUNWAY 27R
Latitude: 25-54.758783N25-54.829300N
Longitude: 080-17.320333W080-15.861783W
Elevation: 7.2 ft.7.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 089 magnetic, 087 true269 magnetic, 267 true
Declared distances: TORA:8002 TODA:8202 ASDA:8202 LDA:8002TORA:8002 TODA:8202 ASDA:8202 LDA:8002
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lightsMALS: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILSILS/DME

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 6800 x 150 ft. / 2073 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 96.0
Double wheel: 200.0, LIMITED BY AMGR TO 155000 LBS DUAL WHEEL GEAR.
Runway edge lights: high intensity
Gradient: DATA ESTD.
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 25-54.636567N25-54.044433N
Longitude: 080-17.326783W080-16.272333W
Elevation: 8.2 ft.8.2 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 124 magnetic, 122 true304 magnetic, 302 true
Displaced threshold: 800 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:6800 TODA:7800 ASDA:7000 LDA:6000TORA:6800 TODA:7000 ASDA:7000 LDA:6800
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, 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)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Touchdown point: no, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME

Runway 9R/27L

Dimensions: 4306 x 100 ft. / 1312 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 37.0
Double wheel: 61.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9R  RUNWAY 27L
Latitude: 25-53.942183N25-53.979950N
Longitude: 080-17.109900W080-16.325033W
Elevation: 6.1 ft.6.2 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 089 magnetic, 087 true269 magnetic, 267 true
Declared distances: TORA:4306 TODA:4306 ASDA:4306 LDA:4306TORA:4306 TODA:4306 ASDA:4306 LDA:4306
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI 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: 33 ft. poles, 1520 ft. from runway, 300 ft. right of centerline, 40:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: MIAMI-DADE AVIATION DEPT
PO BOX 592075
MIAMI, FL 33159
Phone 305-871-7022
Manager: CHRIS MCARTHUR
14201 NW LEJEUNE RD
OPA LOCKA, FL 33054
Phone 305-869-1660

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 291
Single engine airplanes: 117
Multi engine airplanes: 104
Jet airplanes: 32
Helicopters: 21
Military aircraft: 17
    
Aircraft operations: avg 410/day *
49% transient general aviation
34% local general aviation
11% military
5% air taxi
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2001

Additional Remarks

A57-12 APCH SLOPE 50:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
NUMEROUS SFC CRACKS RY 18L/36R.
TWY E NON MOVEMENT AREA INDEFLY.
BANNER TOWING INVOF ARPT.
HELS ARRG & DEPG HELIPADS AVOID FLYING OVER PARKED OR TXY ACFT.
VFR ACFT ARRIVING OPA LOCKA ARPT ENTER ARPT TFC AREA BLO 2000 FT; ATS 2000 FT & ABOVE IN THE OPA LOCKA ARPT TFC AREA PRVDD BY MIAMI APCH CTL.
SPECIFIC TFC PATS ARE PUBLISHED FOR HEL AND FIXED WING TFC; COMPLIANCE IS MANDATORY. OBTAIN THIS INFO FROM ATCT OR FBO OR AMGR; OR REQ SPECIFIC TFC PAT INSTRUCTIONS ON INITIAL CTC.
DUAL TFC PATTERNS FOR HELICOPTERS & FIXED WING ACFT IN USE RY 09R/27L.
BIRDS INVOF ARPT.
FLIGHT NOTIFICATION SVC (ADCUS) AVBL 0900-2200.
NOISE SENSITIVE ARPT. FLIGHT TRAINING IS LIMITED TO ACFT 40000 LBS MAX GROSS TKOF WT & BLO & ONLY BTN 0700-2100.

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 between 8 May 2008 at 0901Z and 5 June 2008 at 0900Z.

 
STARs - Standard Terminal Arrivals
BLUFI ONE   download (245KB)
CURSO ONE (RNAV)   download (298KB)
CYPRESS FOUR   download (256KB)
DEEDS ONE (RNAV)   download (294KB)
DEKAL ONE   download (226KB)
DVALL ONE   download (200KB)
FISEL TWO (RNAV) **CHANGED**   2 pages: [1] [2] (374KB)
FORTL FOUR   download (240KB)
GISSH ONE   2 pages: [1] [2] (336KB)
SWAGS ONE (RNAV) **CHANGED**   2 pages: [1] [2] (311KB)
WAVUN ONE (RNAV) **CHANGED**   download (307KB)
 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS RWY 09L **CHANGED**   download (263KB)
ILS RWY 12 **CHANGED**   download (273KB)
ILS/DME RWY 27R **CHANGED**   download (274KB)
GPS RWY 09L **CHANGED**   download (228KB)
GPS RWY 27R **CHANGED**   download (224KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (17KB)
 
Departure Procedures
MIAMI NINE **CHANGED**   2 pages: [1] [2] (514KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums apply   download (30KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KHWO - North Perry Airport (6 nm N)
KMIA - Miami International Airport (7 nm S)
KFLL - Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport (12 nm NE)
KTMB - Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport (18 nm SW)
KFXE - Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport (18 nm N)
 
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Area around KOPF (Opa Locka Airport)
 
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Sectional chart
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Airport diagram
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Diagram of KOPF (Opa Locka Airport)
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From to KOPF

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 03-Jun-2008
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:0410:04
Sunrise06:3010:30
Sunset20:0900:09
Evening civil twilight20:3500:35

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  03-Jun-2008 14:18:13
Local (UTC-4)  03-Jun-2008 10:18:13
 
METAR
KOPF 031353Z 12005KT 10SM CLR 29/21 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP171 T02940211
KHWO 
6nm NE 
031353Z 13007KT 10SM CLR 29/21 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP174 T02940206
KMIA 
8nm S 
031353Z VRB03KT 10SM FEW024 SCT300 29/21 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP169 T02940206
KFLL 
12nm NE 
031353Z 14008KT 10SM CLR 30/20 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP166 T03000200
KTMB 
18nm SW 
031353Z AUTO VRB04KT 10SM CLR 29/23 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP168 T02890228 TSNO
KFXE 
18nm N 
031353Z 14003KT 10SM SCT030 SCT250 29/20 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP168 T02890200
TAF
KOPF 031128Z 031212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT025 SCT250 FM1400 13008KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB FM2000 13010KT P6SM SCT035 SCT050 FM0000 11005KT P6SM FEW030
KMIA 
8nm S 
031128Z 031212 VRB03KT P6SM FEW025 SCT250 FM1400 13008KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB SCT250 FM2000 13010KT P6SM SCT035 SCT050 FM0000 11005KT P6SM FEW030
KFLL 
12nm NE 
031128Z 031212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT025 SCT250 FM1400 13008KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB SCT250 FM2000 13011KT P6SM SCT035 SCT050 FM0000 11006KT P6SM FEW030
KTMB 
18nm SW 
031128Z 031212 VRB03KT P6SM FEW025 SCT250 FM1400 13008KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB FM2000 13010KT P6SM SCT035 SCT050 FM0000 11004KT P6SM FEW030
KFXE 
18nm N 
031128Z 031212 VRB03KT P6SM SCT025 SCT250 FM1400 13008KT P6SM VCTS SCT030CB FM2000 13010KT P6SM SCT035 SCT050 FM0000 11005KT P6SM FEW030
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

 Business Name   Contact    Services / Description  Fuel Prices Comments
Miami Executive Aviation ASRI 129.85
305-687-8410
800-861-1343
[web site]
[email]
24-Hour Flight Service Operation, Aviation Fuel (Competitive Fuel Prices), U.S. Customs Hours (9am-9pm), Aircraft Charters, Hangar & Ramp Space available, Passenger Terminal and Lounge, Enterprise Rent-a-Car [on-site], and Specialized Concierge Services
 
AirBoss™ fuel program   NATA Safety 1st   U.S. Government Fuel   U.S. Customs Service   WSI Pilotbrief   CAA Preferred FBO   Colt International   UVair   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Wireless Internet Access   National Business Aviation Association  
 
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$6.71 
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$6.45 
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South Florida Aviation Investments 786-251-3505
305-687-3293
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Aircraft charters, Aircraft sales / leasing / brokerage, Public telephone, Restrooms

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SS 
100LL 
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$5.19 
Jet A 
$5.19 
$4.99 
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Opa-Locka Flightline 305-681-1545
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Passenger terminal and lounge, Catering, Rental cars, Courtesy cars (free for pilots to use in the local area), ...
 
AirBoss™ fuel program   NATA Safety 1st   U.S. Customs Service   WSI Pilotbrief   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Hertz   Wireless Internet Access   National Business Aviation Association  
 
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100LL 
$5.69 
Jet A 
$5.28 
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SS=Self service
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

 Business Name   Contact   Services / Description Comments
 Wayman Aviation Service, Inc.
305-685-6468
305-685-5264
[web site]
[email]
Flight training, Aircraft rental, Aerial tours / aerial sightseeing, Aircraft charters, Aerial photography, Aircraft modifications, Aircraft parts, Aviation accessories, ...

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Alca Avionics 305-687-1799
no information available

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Where to Stay: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

 In this space we feature lodging establishments that are convenient to the Opa Locka Airport. If your hotel/inn/B&B/resort is near the Opa Locka Airport, provides convenient transportation, or is otherwise attractive to pilots, flight crews, and airport users, consider listing it here.  
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AirNav users who flew into KOPF have stayed at...

Miles Price ($)
SHULA'S HOTEL 2.7 156-339
HOWARD JOHNSON PLAZA HOTEL MIAMI AIRPORT 3.9 89-249
DAYS INN WESTLAND MALL 3.9 89-129
LA QUINTA INN & SUITES MIAMI LAKES 3.2 116-229
HYATT REGENCY CORAL GABLES 10.8 199-449
EXTENDED STAY AMERICA MIAMI - AIRPORT - DORAL 8.6 117-165
SHULAS GOLF CLUB 2.7 109-129
EL PALACIO SPORTS HOTEL 4.9 78-120
 

Other hotels near Opa Locka Airport

Miles Price ($)
COURTYARD MIAMI LAKES MIRAMAR BY MARRIOTT 3.0 165-199
TOWNEPLACE SUITES BY MARRIOTT MIAMI LAKES 3.3 127-170
EL PALACIO BOUTIQUE HOTEL 3.8 85-144
RAMADA INN MIAMI AIRPORT NORTH 3.9 80-179
GOLDEN GLADES INN CONF CENTER 4.8 90-120
OAKWOOD PEMBROKE PINES 5.8 

Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the actual route traveled and the location of the travel start on the airport.
    

Hotels in other cities near Opa Locka Airport

5 in Miami Lakes
3 in Hialeah
2 in North Miami
4 in Miramar
5 in Bal Harbour
1 in Hallandale
2 in Hallandale Beach
81 in Miami
14 in Hollywood
2 in Davie
156 in Miami Beach
1 in Miami Beach,
8 in Coral Gables
7 in Dania
7 in Coconut Grove
4 in Weston
11 in Plantation
3 in Sunrise
2 in Key Biscayne
89 in Fort Lauderdale
 

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