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Cushing Field Ltd Airport

Newark, IL

Phone: 630-325-2810
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Attendance: Attended
Nov-Apr, 7 Days a Week,Irregular
Elevation:640 ft (195.1 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Newark
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:18/36 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2831 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:2831 x 180ft. / 862.9 x 54.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18640.0ft. MSL

No Data380' Disp Threshold
Power-Line, Both-Sides, 24 ft high, 100 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 20:1 at Dsplcd Thr Pline Marked with Orange Balls 18/36 Dsplcd Thrs Mkd with Orange & White Painted Wood with 1 Red Lgt Adj to Each Marker
36640.0ft. MSL

No Data250' Disp Threshold
Fence, Both-Sides, 5 ft high, 0 ft from end
Rwy 36 Apch Ratio 50:1 to Dsplcd Thr

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
A & M Airsports, LTD
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
Batavia, IL
Sport Pilot Chicago
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: S
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 31.1685' / W88 36.3377'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:00 (1985)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Kankakee (IKK)
    NOTAM Facility:IKK
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1440 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 5 clicks in 10 secs

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:15
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,000
    GA Itinerant:1,000
    Air Taxi:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Charles CushingCharles Cushing
    6348 Martin Ct.6348 Martin Ct.
    Willowbrook, IL 60527Willowbrook, IL 60527
    630-325-2810 (Office) 630-325-2810 (Office)