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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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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.49  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.99  (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
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
219-924-7110
Griffith Aviation
  • $5.49
  • $4.99
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
41.521865-87.397742
UNICOM: 123.0
219-924-0207
Northwest Aviation Maintenance
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: NW
41.521560-87.400188
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 FacilityC90
    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)