Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Protecting Your Freedom to Fly
Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 10/15/2015

Public Use

Griffith-Merrillville Airport

Griffith, IN

Phone: 219-924-0207
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!


Attendance: Attended
Unattended New Years Day, Easter, Thanksgiving, And ChristmasYear-round,Sat-Sun/0800-1700Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-2000
Elevation:634 ft (193.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Griffith
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4899 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs

Expand Instrument Procedures

Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.49  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.99  (full serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

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
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
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
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
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
  • Maintenance
On field: N
Griffith Aviation
  • $5.49
  • $4.99
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
UNICOM: 123.0
Northwest Aviation Maintenance
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: NW
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

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: 

Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Member-submitted Photos

View all

    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)
    NOTAM Facility:HUF
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityC90
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    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:48
    Multi Engine:15

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:4,718
    GA Itinerant:31,210
    Air Taxi:363

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2014)

    Air Safety Institute Resources

    Accident Reports

    Expand Communications Card

    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)