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FAA Information Effective: 7/24/2014

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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
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.20  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.85  (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
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
261243.2ft. MSL
260° mag
252° true
0.3% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 486 ft Right of center, 58 ft high, 1,084 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
Ry 26 Public Rd at Thld 455 Ft Rgt

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
AirQuest Aviation, LP
  • Maintenance
  • $6.20
  • $5.85
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: N
UNICOM: 123.05
ARINC: 123.05
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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:88
Multi Engine:10

Airport Activity

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

(12-month period ending on 4/2/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Butler County Airport AuthorityIvan Longdon
475 Airport Rd475 Airport Rd
Butler, PA 16002Butler, PA 16002
724-586-6665 (Office) 724-586-6665 (Office)
Manager's Cell # 724-822-4452