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Oakes Municipal Airport

Oakes, ND

Phone: 701-799-3725
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Attendance: Attended
On Call After Hrs 701-678-4910.May-Oct/Mon-Sat/0800-1700
Elevation:1,334 ft (406.6 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. N of Oakes
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 17/35 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 3505 ft
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:3505 x 60ft. / 1068.3 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121330.4ft. MSL
124° mag
131° true
0.1% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Other, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 400 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Portable Irrigator May Rotate Into Apch Area
301334.9ft. MSL
304° mag
311° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:1925 x 200ft. / 586.7 x 61.0mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171334.1ft. MSL
173° mag
180° true
0.1% down
No DataNo DataPole, 150 ft Left of center, 23 ft high, 460 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
351333.0ft. MSL
353° mag
0° true
0.1% up
No DataNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 50 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Plath Aviation
  • $6.50
On field: NW
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N46 10.3869' / W98 4.7934'
    Charts:NACO: Twin Cities Sectional
    Mag Var:07E (1995)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Grand Forks (GFK)
    NOTAM Facility:GFK
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2135 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 12/30 & PAPI Rys 12 & 30 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:15
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:3,000
    GA Itinerant:1,500
    Air Taxi:300

    (12-month period ending on 8/9/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Oakes Airport AuthorityArne Widmer
    115 South 5th719 Dogwood Avenue
    Oakes, ND 58474Oakes, ND 58474
    701-742-2137 (Office) 701-799-3725 (Office)
    Adl Contact Gary Schnell 701-678-4910
    Arpt Authority Clerk