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Tradewater Airport

Dawson Springs, KY

Phone: 270-797-4561
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:405 ft (123.4 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Dawson Springs
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:18/36 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2875 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:2875 x 80ft. / 876.3 x 24.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18400.0ft. MSL
172° mag
172° true
0.2% down
No DataTrees, 106 ft Left of center, 27 ft high, 225 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
18/36 Ry Edges Marked by White Painted Tires
36394.0ft. MSL
352° mag
352° true
0.2% up
No DataNo DataTrees, 115 ft Right of center, 86 ft high, 1,793 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N37 11.1550' / W87 40.5000'
    Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
    Mag Var:00 (1985)
    ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
    FSS:Louisville (LOU)
    NOTAM Facility:LOU
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1100 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:2
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:290
    GA Itinerant:440
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 7/30/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Dawson SpringsHerbert Chaney
    P.O. Box 124520 E Rosedale Lane
    Dawson Springs, KY 42408Dawson Springs, KY 42408
    (270) 797-2781 (Office) 270-797-4561 (Office)