DECATUR COUNTY AIRPORT
Pictured above is the airport terminal, or Fixed Base Operator (FBO),¬†located at 415 Fourth Ramp at the Decatur County Industrial Park on U.S. Highway 27,¬†five miles Northwest of Bainbridge.
PHONE: (229) 248-2103
FAX: (229) 243-2086
AIRPORT IDENTIFIER LETTERS:¬†¬† BGE
SERVICES: Instrument Landing System (ILS) on main Runway 27 available, as well as non-directional beacon system (NDB.) Phillips 66 fuel products available¬†via¬†self-service credit card fueling (Visa and Master Card),¬†24 hours a day; self-fueling and trucked fuel service for both piston and turbine aircraft offered during regular operating hours Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.. Saturday and Sundays 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Terminal (Fixed Base Operator) closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas days only. Pilot lounge at FBO available 24 hours a day for pilots and crews only. Other services available include snack area and kitchen, meeting room for small conferences, courtesy car and/or van transport and weather information, which can also be obtained by calling 248-2104. People wishing to fly in outside of regular hours who need assistance may call¬†248-3004 during regular operating hours to ensure¬†an airport attendant will meet them upon arrival in Decatur County.
For general¬†aviation rules and¬†information, go the Federal Aviation Administration site. For airport-specific information, you may also¬†visit AirNav.com. Identifier letters for the Decatur County¬†airport are: BGE
Located to the east of the new airport terminal at the County's Industrial Park is a World War II-era double hangar that is currently rented¬†for private plane storage.¬†Decatur County Commissioners have plans to repair and upgrade this historic building, first built by the Department of Defense as part of the Bainbridge Army Airfield, in 1943.
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