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Nichols Airport

La Porte City, IA


Phone: 319-342-3144
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:950 ft (289.6 m) (Estimated)
Location:4.00 mi. W of La Porte City
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:08/26 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2120 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:2120 x 80ft. / 646.2 x 24.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08No Data
No Data08/26 Thlds & Edges Marked with Yellow Cones
26No Data
No DataRoad, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 300 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

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Services: Camping on Field

Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 18.9994' / W92 17.0111'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:03E (1985)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1750 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:6
    Multi Engine:
    Jets:
    Helicopters:
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:2

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:2,000
    GA Itinerant:4,000
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:
    Military:

    (12-month period ending on 7/24/1998)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    L. NicholsL. Nichols
    12532 Foulk Rd.13606 Faulk Rd
    La Porte City, IA 50651La Porte City, IA 50651
    319-342-3242 (Office) 319-342-3144 (Office)