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Polson Airport

Polson, MT


Phone: 406-883-2482
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:2,941 ft (896.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Polson
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:03W/21W (waterway) , 18/36
Longest paved runway: 4195 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.71  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.88  (self serve service)

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Waterway 03W/21W

Dimensions:4000 x 500ft. / 1219.2 x 152.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:waterRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
03WNo Data
No DataNo Data
21WNo Data
No DataNo Data

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4195 x 75ft. / 1278.6 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 17000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
182937.4ft. MSL
182° mag
199° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Highway, Both-Sides, 17 ft high, 537 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
362939.2ft. MSL
2° mag
19° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Hill, Both-Sides, 8 ft high, 377 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
-10 Ft Ditch 168 Ft Fm Ry End Crossing Ry Cntrln Dropping Off to -60 Ft 60 Ft R

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Blue Goose Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
47.694506-114.184269
719-393-5550
Lake Aero / Polson Aviation / Ronan Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.71
  • $3.88
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: E
47.693960-114.183765
UNICOM: 122.8
406-883-2482
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N47 41.7267' / W114 11.1167'
Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
Mag Var:17E (2000)
ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:GTF
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 3938 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 18/36, PAPI Rys 18 & 36 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:29
Multi Engine:1
Jets:1
Helicopters:0
Gliders:1
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:4,500
GA Itinerant:5,000
Commercial:
Air Taxi:200
Military:50

(12-month period ending on 8/7/2013)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Polson & Lake CountyVince Jennison
106 4th Ave E3376 Bisson Ln
Polson, MT 59860Polson, MT 59860
406-249-1683 (Office) 406-883-2482 (Office)