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Mathews Memorial Airport

Tipton, IA

Phone: 563-212-3308
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Attendance: Attended
On Call
Elevation:840 ft (256.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Tipton
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 3000 ft
Fees:No data
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  • Sectional

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100LL$ 4.98  (self serve service)

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Runway 11/29

Dimensions:3000 x 60ft. / 914.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11840.0ft. MSL
108° mag
110° true
basicNo DataTrees, 7 ft Right of center, 70 ft high, 3,042 ft from end, 40:1 clearance slope
29840.0ft. MSL
288° mag
290° true
basicNo DataRoad, 150 ft Right of center, 20 ft high, 450 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Tipton
  • $4.98
On field: CTR
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Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 45.8013' / W91 9.1761'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:02E (1985)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
    NOTAM Facility:FOD
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityCID
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1640 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:14
    Multi Engine:2

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,188
    GA Itinerant:792
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 8/29/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of TiptonMax Coppess
    407 Lynn St.451 King Avenue
    Tipton, IA 52772Standwood, IA 52337
    563-886-6187 (Office) 563-212-3308 (Office)
    or 563-886-6187
    Chris Nosbisch - City Administrator