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Blackhawk Airfield Airport

Madison, WI

Phone: 608-274-4932
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:920 ft (280.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:10.00 mi. E of Madison
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, GPS
Runways:04/22, 09/27
Longest paved runway: 2814 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Parking
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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:2814 x 57ft. / 857.7 x 17.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04914.3ft. MSL
43° mag
40° true
0.5% down
basicNo DataBuilding, 150 ft Left of center, 25 ft high, 1,200 ft from end, 40:1 clearance slope
Ry 04 Brush Surrounds Apch Edge in Excess of 30 Ft Ry 4/22 Markings Faded
22900.7ft. MSL
223° mag
220° true
0.5% up
No DatabasicNo Data260' Disp Threshold
Trees, 25 ft Left of center, 40 ft high, 210 ft from end
Brush Surrounds Apch Edge in Excess Of10 Ft Rwy 22 Apch Ratio 15:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2203 x 56ft. / 671.5 x 17.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09920.0ft. MSL
92° mag
89° true
0.7% down
No DatabasicNo DataTrees, 100 ft Left of center, 35 ft high, 210 ft from end
Ry 9/27 Markings Faded
27905.0ft. MSL
273° mag
270° true
0.7% up
basicNo Data230' Disp Threshold
Road, 3 ft Both-Sides of center, 16 ft high, 328 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
Ry 27 Apch Ratio 30:1 to Dsplcd Thr

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N43 6.2822' / W89 11.1217'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:03W (2015)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Green Bay (GRB)
    NOTAM Facility:GRB
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityMSN
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1920 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Not Present
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:34
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,000
    GA Itinerant:1,000
    Air Taxi:0

    (12-month period ending on 9/13/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Blackhawk Airfield IncCheryl Strassman
    2534 S Fish Hatchery Road2534 S Fish Hatchery Road
    Fitchburg, WI 53711Fitchburg, WI 53711
    608-274-4932 (Office) 608-274-4932 (Office)