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Airport Name Picton
Airport Category Registered Aerodrome
PPR - Prior Permission Required
Nearest Community Picton, Ont.
Province: ONTARIO
Latitude (N): 43 59 21
Longitude (W): 77 08 21
Listed in Canada Flight Supplement Yes
Airport ident. CNT7
Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart Yes
Airport Elevation 465
Magnetic Variation 12W
  Runway (Main): Runway (2): Runway (3): Runway (4):
Number: 10-28 05-23 17-35
Length: 2550 2580 2520
Width: 150 150 150
Surface all runways are asphalt
Night Flying Yes
Maintained Year Round No
Radio Communications Traffic 123.2
Telephone on the Airport No
Customs Airport Entry No
Fees on Private Aircraft
Landing $: 0.00
Terminal $: 0.00
Parking $: 0.00
Airport Fuel Tax (litre) $: 0.00
Comments About Fees: No fees on private aircraft
Fuel Prices
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Fuel Prices with Taxes
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Date of Fuel Prices 0000-00-00
Fuel Price Comments
*(include Telephone Numbers)
No fuel available on the field

Fuel available at Mohawk Fld., Tel.: 613-396-3100 (great prices but limited hours/days)
Airport Management Loch Sloy Holding Ltd. Tel: 613-476-3064
Airport Web Site
Airport E-mail
Other General Aviation Services on the Airport
Hangar Rental, Tel.: 613-476-8730
Aero Covers, Tel.: 613-476-8027
Hotels/Motels with pick up at Airport
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Picton Harbour Inn, Tel.: 800-678-7906 The Waring House, Tel.: 613-476-7492 Tip of the Bay Hotel, Tel.: 613-476-2156
Bed & Breakfasts with pick up at Airport 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Garden Cove B&B, Tel.: 613-476-7030
Restaurants on the airport or nearby 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
Camping Airport grounds: Yes
Washrooms No
Nearest COPA Flight COPA Flight 53 Quinte Tel: 613-392-1926
Other Local Aviation Associations & Telephone Numbers Prince Edward Flying Club, Tel.: 613-476-5579 Air Cadet Squadron, Tel.: 613-476-3179
Remarks Extensive glider activity Jun to Aug
RWY lights only on one RWY (28/10) and they have to be turned by the ground operator.
613-393-3152 OR 613-476-3064 (call weekdays) REG PPR

Be advised that The Central Region Gliding School operates an extensive gliding operation at Picton with up to 6 aircraft operating on both sides of the active runway within 3nm and 3500' ASL. Daily gliding operations are typically in effect June 1st to August 31st annually, usually excluding Sundays.

Inbound traffic are encouraged to obtain an update on the status of operations at Picton from Trenton ATIS (135.45 MHz) or Trenton Tower (128.7 MHz). Approaching Picton, pilots are encouraged to coordinate their arrival with "GLIDER GROUND" on the ATF (123.2 MHz).

Also please note that this airport is used by numerous other groups for various activities, mainly on weekends necessitating airport closure. Please check NOTAMS carefully!
Local Tourism Contacts & Telephone Numbers Tel.: 613-476-2421
Local Activities, Sights & Events of Interest to Visitors Remarks: Intact (six hangars, 40 buildings), Second World War B.C.A.T.P. Aerodrome.

This aerodrome was the home of the RAF's 31 Bombing and Gunnery School durng WWII, part of the BCATP.

Take in some live theatre, fine heritage homes or a stroll in the park. Picton has many things to offer its visitors.

Incorporated in 1837 and named after General Sir Thomas Picton, Wellington’s second-in-command at the Battle of Waterloo, the town of Picton has a rich and historical past.

Picton offers excellent shopping facilities, live theatre, fine heritage homes and public
buildings, a beautiful harbour with full service marina as well as six municipal parks including the grand Macaulay Heritage Park. As the seat of government for Prince Edward County, it houses the District Court and Land Registry Office.

The Crystal Palace, located in the Fair Grounds on Main Street, Picton was built in 1887, and is a scaled down version of Joseph Paxtron's Crystal Palace built in 1851 in London, England. It may possibly be the only one left in North America.

For more information on Picton and on the Prince Edward County, visit

Local activities, sights & events of interest to visitors:
Scuba diving, Marine Museum, Tel.: 613-476-8392, Prince Edward County Tourism, Tel.: 800-640-4717
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Date Submitted On: 2014-07-13

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