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Cecil Airport (VQQ)

Cecil Airport is unique with its long runways, no landing fees, low pattern and ground traffic and easy access to downtown Jacksonville.  The airfield, decommissioned as a Naval Air Station in 1999, is rapidly growing as a commercial airport used for general aviation and military flight operations.

Current Airport Diagram and Instrument Approaches:

Airport Coordinates: N30°12.98′ W81°52.49′
Airport Elevation: 81 ft.
Time Zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
02:30 pm
Control tower:  Open 7 days a week.  0700-2100 local
Communications: ATIS
GROUND
TOWER/CTAF
JAX APPROACH
UNICOM
ASRI
125.275
121.625/ 384.4
126.1/ 387.025
123.8
122.95
130.925

Ground Communication Outlet (GCO) (when tower closed): 121.725 Used for communicating with Jax Approach (4 clicks) or Gainesville Flight Service Station (6 clicks).

Instrument Approaches: ILS 36R (I-VQQ  109.5)
VOR 9R (VQQ  117.9)
GPS 9R, 27L, 18L, 36R
TACAN 9R, 27L (NIP CH 19)

ATIS/ASOS:  (904) 778-6934 ATIS (ASOS active only when tower is closed).

Jacksonville Airport Authority (JAA)

After hours or emergency call:
JAA Comm Center (904) 741-2040
Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department: Emergencies Dial 911
Non-emergency only, call the Cecil Airport ARFF at (904) 573-3179 (24/7)

Travel Time to/from Cecil Airport and:

Downtown Jacksonville – 19 minutes
Jacksonville Naval Air Station – 25 minutes
Jacksonville Beach – 50 minutes
Orange Park – 20 minutes
Mayo Clinic – 45 minutes
Ponte Vedra Beach – 50 minutes
Southside – 30 minutes

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