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  • 3893 msl
8U8Civil
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Townsend Airport

Townsend, MT


Phone: 406-464-9548
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:3,893 ft (1,186.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Townsend
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:16/34
Runway length: 4000 ft
Fees:No data
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.70  (self serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:4000 x 60ft. / 1219.2 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
163874.8ft. MSL
162° mag
178° true
0.5% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
S
343892.6ft. MSL
342° mag
358° true
0.5% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Power-Line, ft Both-Sides of center, 32 ft high, 1,400 ft from end, 37:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Townsend City/County
  • $5.70
On field: SE
46.327920-111.480896
406-431-5033
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Van

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N46 19.8739' / W111 28.9552'
    Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
    Mag Var:16E (1985)
    ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
    FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:GTF
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 4700 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Actvt MIRL Ry 16/34 and PAPI Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:10
    Multi Engine:0
    Jets:0
    Helicopters:0
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,500
    GA Itinerant:2,000
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:100
    Military:1,000

    (12-month period ending on 8/17/2011)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Townsend City County AirportSteve Palinkos
    515 Broadway49 Airport Drive
    Townsend, MT 59644Townsend, MT 59644
    406-266-9203 (Office) 406-464-9548 (Office)