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7Y3Civil
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Backus Municipal Airport

Backus, MN


Phone: 218-947-3100
www.uslink.net/~flyaird
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:1,355 ft (413.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. NE of Backus
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:15/33 (unpaved)
Runway length: 3588 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
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Runway 15/33

Dimensions:3588 x 135ft. / 1093.6 x 41.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
151353.0ft. MSL

0.2% down
No DataTrees, 75 ft Left of center, 9 ft high, 123 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope
331346.0ft. MSL

0.2% up
No Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Air D, Inc.
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
46.824026-94.507227
800-920-2473
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, MOGAS

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N46 49.6142' / W94 30.4332'
Charts:NACO: Twin Cities Sectional
Mag Var:04E (1985)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Princeton (PNM)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:PNM
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2130 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:7
Multi Engine:1
Jets:
Helicopters:
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:4,000
GA Itinerant:2,400
Commercial:
Air Taxi:
Military:

(12-month period ending on 10/14/2012)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of BackusDenny Williams
Po Box 44Po Box 187
Backus, MN 56435Backus, MN 56435
218-947-3221 (Office) 218-947-3100 (Office)