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Griffith-Merrillville Airport

Griffith, IN


Phone: 219-924-0207
www.griffithairport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Unattended New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, And ChristmasYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-2000
Tower:No
Elevation:634 ft (193.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Griffith
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:08/26
Runway length: 4899 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.67  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.04  (full serve service)

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:4899 x 75ft. / 1493.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08634.0ft. MSL
83° mag
80° true
0.0% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Building, 26 ft Left of center, 15 ft high, 425 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
26632.3ft. MSL
263° mag
260° true
0.0% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
1120' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 50 ft high, 360 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Clnc Slope to Disp Thld 32:1

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
G & N Aircraft, Inc.
  • Maintenance
On field: N
219-924-7110
Griffith Aviation, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $5.67
  • $5.04
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
41.521865-87.397742
UNICOM: 123.0
219-924-0207
Northwest Aviation Maintenance, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: NW
41.521560-87.400188
UNICOM: 123.0
219-922-2632
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Limousine
Rental Cars: 
Budget  
Hertz  

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 31.1905' / W87 23.9705'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:03W (2000)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Terre Haute (HUF)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:HUF
Approach/Departure Control FacilityORD
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1432 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 08/26, REIL Rys 08 & 26 & PAPI Rys 08 & 26 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:50
Multi Engine:18
Jets:0
Helicopters:6
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:4,403
GA Itinerant:29,125
Commercial:
Air Taxi:339
Military:

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2011)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Griffith Aviation IncCraig Anderson
1705 E. Main St.1705 E. Main St.
Griffith, IN 46319Griffith, IN 46319
219-924-0207 (Office) 219-924-0207 (Office)