Jones Light Aviation Airport (AL56) in Smiths, Alabama
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Jones Light Aviation Airport (AL56)

  • General
  • Type: Airport, Status: Operational, Acivation Date: 02/01/1985, Runways: 1, Land Area Covered By Airport: 8 acres, Ownership: Privately owned, Facility Use: Private, Site Number: 00517.*A, Location ID: AL56, Region: Southern, District Office: JAN, Aeronautical sectional chart: Atlanta, Tie-In FSS: No, Tie-In FSS ID: ANB, Tie-In FSS Name: Anniston, Tie-In FSS Toll-Free Number: 1-800-WX-BRIEF, Elevation: 440 ft, Elevation determination method: Estimated, Air traffic control tower: No, Boundary ARTCC (FAA) computer ID: ZCT, Boundary ARTCC ID: ZTL, Boundary ARTCC Name: Atlanta, Airspace Determination: Conditional, NOTAM Service: No, Inspection Group: Owner, Inspection Method: 5010-2 Private use mail out program
  • Location
  • State: Alabama, County: Lee, City: Smiths, GPS (Degrees): Lat: 32° 30' 00.507'', Lng: -85° 04' 59.767'', GPS (Seconds): Lat: 32.500141, Lng: -85.083269, GPS determination method: Estimated, Distance from central business district: 6 mi (SE) Find on map
  • Owner
  • Joseph R. Jones, 4160 Lee Rd 430, Smiths, Al 36877, 205-298-7107
  • Manager
  • Joseph R. Jones, 4160 Lee Rd 430, Smiths, Al 36877, 205-298-7107
  • Aircraft
  • Single Engine Aircraft: 5, Ultralight Aircraft: 2
  • Additional
  • Magnetic Variation: 1W (Year 1985), Non-Commercial Landing Fee: No, Wind direction indicator: Yes, Segmented circle airport marker system: No
  • Remarks
  • Airspace Determination: VFR, PVT USE ONLY.

Runway 1

  • Base End
  • Base End ID: '05, Controlling Object Description: ROAD, Object Height: 15 ft
  • Reciprocal End
  • Reciprocal End ID: '23, Right Traffic Pattern: No, Controlling Object Description: PLINES, Object Distance From Runway: 600.0 ft
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Mar 24, 2011 @ 11:23 pm
I live by this airport about a half mile and its no longer an airport
the owner Mr Joseph R. Jones, passed away few years back and the family sold the property to Lee County Board of Education in Alabama were a high school is being built

AL56 is no more

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