FSX Gary Gale Seaplane Base Florida Scenery
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Gary Gale Seaplane Base Florida. Gary Gale Seaplane Base (0FL8) is a real private seaplane base located in Jacksonville, FL. The default base was modified and includes added seaplane float docks and a medium and small marina. Also includes an ADF/NDB frequency to make it easier to locate the base. By Bruce Bouley.
My home airport is Ocala Intl (KOCF) and enjoy flying Seaplanes/Float Planes in FSX. The problem I find is that FSX is lacking some good scenery objects for many of the seaplane bases. I decided to try my hand at adding some scenery objects to the default FSX seaplane bases beginning in my home state of Florida. I have also added ADF to this seaplane base to make it easier to find, since their are so many lakes and water areas in Florida, you can easily miss the actual base when trying to land.
Gary Gale Seaplane Base (0FL8) is a private seaplane base located in Florida, County: Duval, City: Jacksonville, GPS (Degrees): Lat: 30° 11' 38'', Lng: -81° 40' 55'', GPS (Seconds): Lat: 30.193889, Lng: -81.681944, GPS determination method: Estimated, Distance from central business district: 8 mi (SW). It is classfied as a seaplane base and as such only available to approved aircraft.
Type: Seaplane Base, Status: Operational, Acivation Date: 04/01/1999, Runways: 1, Ownership: Privately owned, Facility Use: Private, Site Number: 03250.13*C, Location ID: 0FL8, Region: Southern, District Office: ORL, Aeronautical sectional chart: Jacksonville, Tie-In FSS ID: GNV, Tie-In FSS Name: Gainesville, Tie-In FSS Toll-Free Number: 1-800-WX-BRIEF, Elevation: 0 ft, Elevation determination method: Estimated, Air traffic control tower: No, Boundary ARTCC (FAA) computer ID: ZCJ, Boundary ARTCC ID: ZJX, Boundary ARTCC Name: Jacksonville, Airspace Determination: Conditional, Inspection Group: Owner, Inspection Method: 5010-2 Private use mail out program.
Gary Lemerand, 8436 Malaga Avenue, Orange Park, Fl 32073
Seaplane Base Use: Private Use
Activation Date: April 1999
Control Tower: No
Sectional Chart: JACKSONVILLE
PRVDD VFR, PVT USE, INTER INTO & MAINTAIN LETTER OF AGREEMENT WITH JACKSONVILLE NAS GOVERNING OPERATING PROCEDURES, CTC LCDR REGGIE GUTSHALL AT 904-772-2838 OR 2516.
The scenery was made with ADE 1.50 and is in the correct position according to satellite views. I added Seaplane docks, static seaplanes and a medium and small marina to make landing here more attractive. The real Seaplane base does not have docking for seaplanes/float planes.
ADF/NDB: Frequency: 339.00 Range: 40 NM
The file 0FL8_ADEX_BB.BGL is located in the zip file. After unzipping the download zip file copy the 0FL8_ADEX_BB.BGL file to the Addon Scenery/Scenery folder......That's it.....enjoy.
Comments or Remarks are welcome:
I'd like to thank Jon Masterson for ADE (Airport Design Editor) which was used to make this scenery.
I hope you enjoy this scenery.
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