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  • 5434 msl
3U7Civil
Public Use

Benchmark Airport

Augusta, MT


Phone: (406) 495-3832
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:5,434 ft (1,656.3 m) (Estimated)
Location:19.00 mi. W of Augusta
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:12/30
Runway length: 6000 ft
Fees:No data
 
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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:6000 x 100ft. / 1828.8 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 45000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
125316.0ft. MSL
122° mag
140° true
2.0% up
basicNo DataTrees, Both-Sides, 31 ft high, 383 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
+10' Gnd 129' R & +14' Fence 151' R, Both 0' to 200' Fm Eor. +5' Brush 147' L 200' Fm Eor. +3' Fence 202' L, 0' to 200' Fm Eor. +15' Rd 222' L 0 to 200' Fm Eor +58' Trees on Centerline +65' Trees 0' to 150' R, 2150' Fm Ry End, 33:1 to Ry End Ry 12/30 Markings Faded and Almost Non-Existent
305434.0ft. MSL
302° mag
320° true
2.0% down
basicNo DataTrees, Both-Sides, 33 ft high, 461 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
+8' Gnd 151' R 0 to 200' Fm Eor. +12' Fence & +42' Trees 205' R 0' to 200' Fm Eor +250' Trees on Centerline

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N47 28.9217' / W112 52.3383'
    Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
    Mag Var:18E (1985)
    ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
    FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:GTF
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:NaN
    GA Itinerant:350
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:10
    Military:20

    (12-month period ending on 8/27/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    U S Forest ServiceJay Lindgren
    Lewis & Clark Natnl ForestHelena & Lewis & Clark Nat Forests, 2880 Skyway Drive
    Choteau, MT 59422Helena, MT 59602
    406-791-7700 (Office) (406) 495-3832 (Office)
    Manager Cell Phone Number 406-461-1652