Spruce Creek Airport Article

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SPRUCE CREEK AIRPORT Latitude and Longitude:

29°04′49″N 081°02′48″W / 29.08028°N 81.04667°W / 29.08028; -81.04667

Spruce Creek Airport
Airport typePrivate
Owner/OperatorSpruce Creek Prop. Owners Assoc. Inc.
Serves Daytona Beach, Florida
Location Port Orange, Florida
Elevation  AMSL24 ft / 7 m
Website http://www.airport7fl6.com
Direction Length Surface
ft m
6/24 4,000 1,219 Asphalt
Aircraft operations25,000
Based aircraft438

Spruce Creek Airport ( FAA LID: 7FL6) is a private airport located in Port Orange, seven miles (11 km) south of the central business district of Daytona Beach, in Volusia County, Florida, United States. [1] It was originally constructed during World War II as an outlying field (OLF) to nearby Naval Air Station DeLand and NAS Daytona Beach. OLF Spruce Creek originally had four paved 4,000 foot runways and was abandoned by the U.S. Navy in 1946.

Facilities and aircraft

The Spruce Creek Airport covers an area of 1,350 acres (550  ha), which contains one asphalt-paved runway (6/24) measuring 4,000 × 176 ft (1,219 × 54 m). For a 12-month period the airport had 25,000 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 68 per day. There are 438 aircraft based at this airport: 67% single-engine, 31% multi-engine, 1% jet and 1% helicopter. [1]


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for 7FL6 ( Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-10-25

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