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H96Civil
Public Use

Benton Municipal Airport

Benton, IL


Phone: 618-435-3526
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Fri-Sun/0800-1800
Tower:No
Elevation:444 ft (135.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Benton
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:18/36
Runway length: 4002 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4002 x 75ft. / 1219.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 4000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18439.1ft. MSL
181° mag
179° true
0.1% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 185 ft Left of center, 60 ft high, 1,661 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
36444.1ft. MSL
1° mag
359° true
0.1% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, Both-Sides, 78 ft high, 1,800 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Franklin County Flying Club
    BENTON, IL
    38.005462-88.933704
    618-435-4400
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    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 0.5100' / W88 56.0667'
    Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
    Mag Var:02W (2010)
    ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
    FSS:Saint Louis (STL)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:STL
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1244 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1244 MSL; Multiengine Aircraft: 1344 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 3 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 3 secs
    MIRL Ry 18/36 Preset on Low Intst; to Incr Intst Actvt - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:7
    Multi Engine:1
    Jets:0
    Helicopters:0
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:3,950
    GA Itinerant:3,600
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:400
    Military:50

    (12-month period ending on 3/31/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of BentonEarl Sandusky
    P.O. Box 640-City HallP.O. Box 158
    Benton, IL 62812Benton, IL 62812
    618-439-6131 (Office) 618-435-3526 (Office)
    If No Answr, Call 618-439-6409