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Okeechobee County and the City of Okeechobee have issued a county-wide burn ban effective immediately until further notice.  This burn ban prohibits burning of yard trash, and other types of fires such as campfires, bonfires, and burn barrels. For more information contact Okeechobee County Fire Rescue at 863-763-5544 or Okeechobee City Fire Department at 863-467-1586.

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  Kathy Scott, Airport Director                               
  2800 North West 20th Trail
  Okeechobee, FL 34972
  Office: (863) 467-5505

  email
:
kscott@co.okeechobee.fl.us

 

Welcome to Okeechobee County Airport

Okeechobee County is proud of our Airport. It has been designed and is operated to provide a safe, friendly and well-maintained facility to serve the current and future commercial, corporate, governmental, and general aviation needs of Okeechobee County and southern Florida. Okeechobee County Airport is located approximately 45 miles west of Port Saint Lucie.  The primary highway access to the airport from the north and south is via US Routes 98 and 441.  Access from the west and east is by State Routes 70 and 710.  Other roads in the vicinity include State Route 78 and County Route 68.

Strategic Plan

Airport Strategic Plan 2015

  • Airport Operations - Use:  Open to the Public
  • Attended:  0800-1700 daily
  • Tower:  NO
  • ARTCC:  MIAMI CENTER
  • FSS:  ST. PETERSBURG 1-866-295-3983
  • NOTAMs:  PIE (NOTAM-D service available)
  • Wind Indicator:  Lighted
  • Segmented Circle:  Yes
  • Lights:  DUSK-DAWN ACTVT MIRL RWY 05/23 – 3 clicks on CTAF
  • Beacon:  White-Green
  • Communications:  CTAF / UNICOM 123.0
  • AWOS :  118.675 / telephone 863-467-1148

Restrictions

Non-powered flight activities (Parachuting, Sky-Diving, Gliding, etc.) are prohibited inside of the airport and the traffic pattern.