Hyde County Airport is publicly owned by Hyde County and is located approximately seven miles north of Engelhard.
*September 27, 2012: Hyde County Airport Now Has Fuel
Lit from dusk to dawn, the asphalt runway is 4,700 x 100 feet. Pilots should heed the possibility of heavy military air traffic near the airport. Maneuvering for landing and after takeoff should remain over land east of the airport. Also, a variety of wildlife may be on or in the vicinity of the runway.
Improved amenities have been added to the Hyde County Airport, including a newly renovated terminal, resurfaced runway, improved tarmac and lights. Aviation Gasoline is available to airport users, with Master Card and Visa cards accepted for payment at the pump. Also, an Aviation Weather Observing System will be installed. More tie-downs will be added, as well.
For more information, contact Jane Hodges at (252) 926-4349 or 943-4113. Click here for the airport specifics .
Photo: A visiting duck hunter landed safely in Engelhard at dusk. (K. Noble photo)