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Bresson Airport

Compton, IL

Phone: (815) 757-8840
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:769 ft (234.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. N of Compton
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:18/36 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2590 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:2590 x 184ft. / 789.4 x 56.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18769.0ft. MSL

No Data292' Disp Threshold
Berm, Both-Sides, 7 ft high, 40 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 47:1 at Dsplcd Thr & 36 Dsplcd Thlds Mkd with Tires & Lgts
36769.0ft. MSL

No Data320' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 35 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 23:1 at Dsplcd Thr

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Bresson Flying Service, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: SE
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 45.7518' / W89 6.0889'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:00 (1985)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Kankakee (IKK)
    NOTAM Facility:IKK
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1569 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:for LIRL Ry 18/36 Call 815-628-7431

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:1
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:3,000
    GA Itinerant:2,000
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 5/31/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Mark BressonMark Bresson
    2764 Hwy 302764 Hwy 30
    Compton, IL 61318Compton, IL 61318
    (815) 757-8840 (Office) (815) 757-8840 (Office)