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If you are interested in flying in or out of Pine Island Airport, you are in the right place. Pine Island Airport is conveniently located between Duck and Corolla so it is the quickest option for reaching the northern beaches of NC.

Whether you own your plane and want to land at Pine Island, or whether you need a charter, we can help. If you are looking for a charter flight into Pine Island, please visit our cost estimates page to see pricing and request a flight.


For Pilots who are Interested in Landing at Pine Island:

If you want to fly in or out of Pine Island in your own plane, Outer Banks Airlines now manages the airstrip and all requests should be made by completing a form on this website. Click here to request a landing.


  • Online, email, or written permission required
  • Copy of Liability Insurance Certificate required, $5 million liability minimum, with Turnpike Properties & Outer Banks Airlines additional named insured
  • No parking of aircraft or vehicles
  • Communicate on 122.9, the beach frequency
  • Avoid overflight of wildlife sanctuary west of airstrip
  • Pattern, right traffic R/W 35, left traffic R/W 17

Caution: Seasonally high volume banner tow & air tour traffic, 500′-1000′ MSL transitioning the traffic pattern to the east, suggest multiple broadcasts before pattern entry

Request Pine Island Landiing




Aircraft Manager:

Outer Banks Airlines/Outer Banks Air Charters


PI Airport Landing Fee Schedule Spring 2017

  • All turbine & twin engine aircraft $200
  • Part 135 recip. single engine aircraft $80
  • Part 91 private recip. single engine aircraft $140
  • (Part 91 commercial recip. single engine aircraft) $120 under consideration
  • Penalty for unauthorized non-emergency landing $500 + impoundment

FFA AWOS 118.075

ONX AWOS 119.775

MQI AWOS 128.275


Distances from PI Entrance in Statute Miles

Entrance located adjacent to the Hampton Inn & Suites.


  • 5.0 Corolla
  • 1.7 Currituck Visitor Center
  • 1.5 Fire Station/Water Tank
  • 0.3 Hampton/Audubon Dr.


  • 2.0 – County lines/Duck N City Limit
  • 2.4 – Sanderling Resort
  • 5.4 – CoE Research Pier
  • 5.5 – Duck Fire Station
  • 5.8 – Ships Watch Resort
  • 6.4 – Duck Water tank
  • 7.0 – Aqua Restaurant
  • 8.0 – Southern Shores/Duck S City Limit
  • 11.8 – Main N/S Beaches Intersection & Dare Visitor Center
  • 12.0 – Kitty Hawk Hilton Inn

Uber, taxis, 4×4 vehicles rental & Enterprise rentals available through various service providers.


Contact Info

410 Airport Road
Manteo, NC 27954

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