SSI - St Simons Island

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Description
Last updated: 2024-05-01 19:48:38 EDT
Transient Parking
Last updated: 2023-03-31 10:41:21 EDT
Fuel Location
Landing & Tie-down Fees
Last updated: 2023-12-12 02:04:25 EST
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Airport Statistics
Location: St Simons Island, GA
Elevation: 18ft
Sectional: Jacksonville
Activation date: Apr 1940
Fuel: 100LL, A, A+ (prices)
Runway 04/22: 5,584ft
Runway 16/34: 3,313ft
Access: Open to the public
Current Weather — VFR
  • Weather data is strictly informational and not for flight planning purposes.
  • METAR
    2024-05-30 05:15:00 EDT
    Ceiling Wind Temperature Dewpoint Weather Visbility
    Sky clear 340° @ 5kt 69°F 62°F N/A 10SM
    Raw: KSSI 300915Z AUTO 34005KT 10SM CLR 21/17 A3002 RMK AO2
  • TAF
    2024-05-30 02:00:00 EDT – 2024-05-30 10:00:00 EDT
    Ceiling Wind Weather Visbility
    Sky clear 320° @ 5kt N/A 6SM
    Clouds: @ ft
    Raw: KSSI 300520Z 3006/3106 32005KT P6SM SKC FM301400 03008KT P6SM FEW250 FM302000 10007KT P6SM FEW250
  • TAF
    2024-05-30 10:00:00 EDT – 2024-05-30 16:00:00 EDT
    Ceiling Wind Weather Visbility
    Sky clear 30° @ 8kt N/A 6SM
    Clouds: Few @ 25,000ft
    Raw: KSSI 300520Z 3006/3106 32005KT P6SM SKC FM301400 03008KT P6SM FEW250 FM302000 10007KT P6SM FEW250
  • TAF
    2024-05-30 16:00:00 EDT – 2024-05-31 02:00:00 EDT
    Ceiling Wind Weather Visbility
    Sky clear 100° @ 7kt N/A 6SM
    Clouds: Few @ 25,000ft
    Raw: KSSI 300520Z 3006/3106 32005KT P6SM SKC FM301400 03008KT P6SM FEW250 FM302000 10007KT P6SM FEW250
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Remarks
  • Existed prior to 1959.
  • Birds and wildlife on & invof arpt.
  • Use ctn due to congested asp with turbine, nonturbine, and trng acft. bqk located 7nm nw. jekyll island ap 09j located 4nm s using same ctaf freq 123.05.
  • Rwy 22 pref for light and vrb winds or crosswinds.
  • Extsv trng and light acft ops poss rwy 16.
  • All vfr acft adhere to std lh tfc pat.
  • Acft departing rwy 34 use extrm ctn- apch end of rwy 04 not vsb from apch end of rwy 34.
  • All arrivals and departures, including acft flying inst approaches, are reqstd to rprt 10 miles from the ap, intns and psn reports to -st simons- ctaf 123.05.
Comments
  • This comment was flagged as outdated on .

    Southern Soul BBQ (http://www.southernsoulbbq.com/) is a 5-minute walk from the FBO, and a great place to stop. If you have longer, grab a crew car and head in to downtown St. Simons. There are a variety of restaurants, and it’s also nice to walk along the water and check out the lighthouse.

    Created about 1 year ago (2023-03-31 14:39:59 UTC)
    Helpful count: 2
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