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  • 3072 msl
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Ferndale Airfield Airport

Bigfork, MT

Phone: 406-257-5994
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:3,072 ft (936.3 m) (Estimated)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Bigfork
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:15/33 (unpaved)
Runway length: 3500 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 15/33

Dimensions:3500 x 95ft. / 1066.8 x 29.0mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
153046.0ft. MSL
153° mag
171° true
0.7% up
basicNo DataTrees, 203 ft Right of center, 86 ft high, 1,083 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
15/33 White Cones Mark Full Ry Length. Red Traffic Cones Mark Each Ry Threshold
333072.0ft. MSL
333° mag
351° true
0.7% down
No DataTrees, 75 ft Left of center, 88 ft high, 258 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope

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Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N48 3.6283' / W114 0.0700'
    Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
    Mag Var:18E (1985)
    ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
    FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
    NOTAM Facility:GTF
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Departure Procedure Straight Out Through Tpa of 4072 Ft MSL (1000 Ft Agl)
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:0
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:2,500
    GA Itinerant:2,500
    Air Taxi:0

    (12-month period ending on 7/23/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Flathead Municipal Airport AuthorityCindi Martin
    4170 Highway 2-E4170 Highway 2-E
    Kalispell, MT 59901Kalispell, MT 59901
    406-257-5994 (Office) 406-257-5994 (Office)