2073 Highway 92, West Winter Haven, Florida 33881 (863) 298-4551

Welcome to the Winter Haven Municipal Airport

Gilbert Field (KGIF)


About the Winter Haven Municipal Airport – Gilbert Field (KGIF)

Winter Haven Municipal Airport (KGIF) is located in the central portion of PolkCounty. Close to the geographical center of the state, nearly equal distance from the east and west coast and half way between the Georgia-Florida border and the southern tip of the peninsula, Polk is located within the Interstate-4 corridor approximately 25 statute miles east of Tampa and 35 statute miles southwest of Orlando. The airport is about 450 acres.

airport04132010 011Winter Haven Municipal Airport is owned and operated by the City of Winter Haven and provides a full-range of corporate/business and general aviation services to the surrounding community. The Airport’s mission is to serve the City of Winter Haven and the surrounding area with full aviation services by attracting corporate, business and recreational flight activities. GIF strives to fulfill this mission by maintaining current facilities, offering a full range of aviation services and providing economic benefits for the surrounding community. In its immediate vicinity, the airport serves approximately 85,000 people residing in Winter Haven, Auburndale, Lake Alfred and Haines City. Aviation services include flight training, aircraft fueling, maintenance, rental, sales and courtesy vehicle.

Compass Rose at GIF

See the compass rose as it took shape in 2013. VIDEO


The Conference Room at the Winter Haven Municipal Airport can be rented for meetings. For information contact the Airport Administration.

Available for Lease:

  • Executive/corporate hangars – various sizes and lease rates;
  • T-Hangars – $275 per month (with annual contract), $291 per month, $75 per week, $25 per day, plus tax;
  • Tie-down spaces – North or South apron: Daily – free, $5 overnight, $10 weekly, $40 monthly, plus applicable taxes;
  • 237 square foot retail area in the new Terminal Building on U.S. Highway 92 West, includes all utilities; and
  • Office space in multiple office building at $200, plus tax, per office per month, including all utilities.

Please call the Airport at 863-298-4551 or HOVA Flight Services (www.flyhova.com) at 863-956-3300 for more information.



Terminal Location

2073 Highway 92, West
Winter Haven, FL 33881

Airport Administration

Phone Number: (863) 298-4551
Fax Number: (863) 2984533

HOVA Flight Services, Fixed Base Operator

7 a.m. to 7 p.m. everyday
(863) 956-3300



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