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Sackman Field Airport

Columbia, IL

Phone: 314-803-6923
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Attendance: Not Attended
Adm Bldg Can Be Accessed By Cipher Lock Which Has Applicable InstructionsUnattended
Elevation:420 ft (128.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. WNW of Columbia
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:03/21 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2450 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:2450 x 150ft. / 746.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
03No Data
No DataNo DataPower-Line, Both-Sides, 57 ft high, 1,300 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
Powerline Marked with Orange Balls
21No Data
No DataTrees, Both-Sides, 60 ft high, 1,800 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Champ Flying Club
    Columbia, IL
    UNICOM: 122.9
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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N38 27.1383' / W90 14.1633'
      Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
      Mag Var:02E (1985)
      ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
      FSS:Saint Louis (STL)
      NOTAM Facility:STL
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1200 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
      for Ry Lgts Key 122.9 3 Clicks. Lights Go Off After 15 Min

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:45
      Multi Engine:

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:5,500
      GA Itinerant:500
      Air Taxi:

      (12-month period ending on 8/31/2012)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      Columbia Flying ClubDon Karr
      11563 Bluff Rd4831 Prairie View Ct
      Columbia, IL 62236St Louis, MO 62240
      618-281-9947 (Office) 314-803-6923 (Office)
      President of Columbia Aero Club