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  • 3980 msl
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Custer State Park Airport

Fairburn, SD

Phone: 605-255-4515
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:3,980 ft (1,213.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:6.00 mi. NW of Fairburn
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 4000 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 15/33

Dimensions:4000 x 50ft. / 1219.2 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
153979.2ft. MSL

1.8% down
basicNo DataTrees, 63 ft Left of center, 32 ft high, 867 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
333907.5ft. MSL

1.8% up
basicNo DataNw

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N43 43.4950' / W103 20.9988'
    Charts:NACO: Cheyenne Sectional
    Mag Var:11E (1985)
    ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
    FSS:Huron (HON)
    NOTAM Facility:HON
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 5000 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Dusk-Dawn. for LIRL Ry 15/33 Key CTAF 5 Times

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:0
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:0
    GA Itinerant:400
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 4/23/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    State of South DakotaDoug Scott - Custer State Park
    13329 Us Hwy 16a
    Pierre, SD 57501Custer, SD 57730-1525