Palm Beach Co Glades Airport is a public use airport, which is situated in Florida, the United States. It’s situated 3 nautical miles (6 kilometers) southwest of Pahokee, Florida. It is operated by the Palm Beach County Department of Airports, but owned by Palm Beach County. The NPIAS ranks the Palm Beach County Glades Airport as a general aviation airport. It covers approximately 240 acres. The airport is generally referred to as “Pahokee”. There is no control tower. Pilots who want to land at Pahokee use the self-announce procedure to let other aircraft pilots know about take-offs and aircraft landing. Local regulations limit airplane with a weight to 5,670 kg and under, but the airport can manage aircraft with weight of 9,071 kg.
Palm Beach County Glades Airport provides only general aviation and air taxi services. The airport includes one runway and low traffic, therefore Palm Beach County Glades Airport is one of the five airports of South Florida, which is used by student pilots for instrument training.