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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$ 5.75  (self-service service)
100LL$ 5.69  (self serve service)
Jet-A-Premix$ 5.55  (self-service service)
Jet-A$ 5.37  (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, Inc.
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.7
719-393-5550
Lake Aero
  • Maintenance
  • $5.69
  • $5.37
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.8
406-883-2482
Lake Aero and Polson Aviation and Ronan Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.75
  • $5.55
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: E
47.693934-114.183741
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:28
    Multi Engine:0
    Jets:1
    Helicopters:1
    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)