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K78Civil
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Abilene Municipal Airport

Abilene, KS


Phone: 785-263-3970
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Mon-Sat/0800-1700
Tower:No
Elevation:1,153 ft (351.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. SW of Abilene
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:17/35
Runway length: 4100 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.68  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.95  (self serve service)

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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:4100 x 75ft. / 1249.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 13000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171152.3ft. MSL
173° mag
180° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 96 ft Right of center, 38 ft high, 737 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
Ry Nrs Badly Faded
351149.8ft. MSL
353° mag
0° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 650 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
Ry Nrs Badly Faded

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Abilene Flying Service
  • Maintenance
  • $4.68
  • $4.95
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
38.906296-97.233853
785-263-3970
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Services at this airport:

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

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 54.2433' / W97 14.1517'
    Charts:NACO: Wichita Sectional
    Mag Var:07E (1985)
    ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
    FSS:Wichita (ICT)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:ICT
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityFRI
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1952 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    for MIRL Ry 17/35, PAPI & REIL Rys 17 & 35 Oper Dusk-2200; After 2200 Actvt CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:18
    Multi Engine:2
    Jets:1
    Helicopters:0
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:17,000
    GA Itinerant:20,000
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:500
    Military:300

    (12-month period ending on 9/30/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of Abilene KansasJim Curtis
    City Building801 S. Washington
    Abilene, KS 67410Abilene, KS 67410
    785-263-2550 (Office) 785-263-3970 (Office)