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Butler County/K W Scholter Field Airport

Butler, PA

Phone: 724-586-6665
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Attendance: Attended
Unattended Christmas Day.Year-round,Sat-Sun/0800-1800Year-round,Mon-Fri/0700-1900
Elevation:1,248 ft (380.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:5.00 mi. SW of Butler
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4801 ft
Fees:Ramp, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.51  (full serve service)

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:4801 x 100ft. / 1463.3 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 37000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
081227.7ft. MSL
80° mag
72° true
0.3% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers
ILSTrees, 378 ft Right of center, 28 ft high, 983 ft from end, 28:1 clearance slope
261243.2ft. MSL
260° mag
252° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 712 ft Left of center, 157 ft high, 4,039 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
Ry 26 Public Rd at Thld 455 Ft Rgt

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
AirQuest Aviation
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  • $4.99
  • $3.51
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On field: N
ARINC: 123.05724-586-6023
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Limousine
    Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N40 46.5950' / W79 57.0650'
    Charts:NACO: Detroit Sectional
    Mag Var:08W (1985)
    ARTCC:Cleveland (ZOB)
    FSS:Altoona (AOO)
    NOTAM Facility:BTP
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityPIT
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2240 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    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
    Actvt HIRL Ry 08/26, MALSF Ry 08, PAPI Ry 08 & PAPI Ry 26 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:86
    Multi Engine:8

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:60,375
    GA Itinerant:12,623
    Air Taxi:1,328

    (12-month period ending on 4/23/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Butler County Airport AuthorityRoy Uptegraff
    475 Airport Rd475 Airport Rd
    Butler, PA 16002Butler, PA 16002
    724-586-6665 (Office) 724-586-6665 (Office)
    Manager's Cell # 412-865-7665