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Crete Municipal Airport

Crete, NE

Phone: 402-826-4402
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800
Elevation:1,499 ft (456.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Crete
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:13/31 (unpaved) , 17/35
Longest paved runway: 4201 ft
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.24  (full serve service)

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Runway 13/31

Dimensions:3370 x 150ft. / 1027.2 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
131491.4ft. MSL
130° mag
135° true
0.1% up
No DataNo DataTree, Both-Sides, 27 ft high, 1,100 ft from end, 40:1 clearance slope
311495.8ft. MSL
310° mag
315° true
0.1% down
No DataNo Data

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:4201 x 75ft. / 1280.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 28000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171499.1ft. MSL
175° mag
180° true
0.5% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, Both-Sides, 18 ft high, 700 ft from end, 27:1 clearance slope
Ry 17 PAPI Unusbl Byd 8 Degs Left of Cntrln
351478.8ft. MSL
355° mag
0° true
0.5% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Crete Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.50
  • $4.24
  • Rentals
  • Sales
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A, MOGAS
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N40 37.1026' / W96 55.5425'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:05E (2000)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Columbus (OLU)
    NOTAM Facility:OLU
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityR90
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 2500 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 3000 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:39
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:19,700
    GA Itinerant:3,320
    Air Taxi:100

    (12-month period ending on 5/16/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Crete Airport AuthorityPat Dennison
    Po Box 86P.O. Box 14, Crete Aviation
    Crete, NE 68333-0086Crete, NE 68333-0014
    402-826-2844 (Office) 402-826-4402 (Office)
    City of Crete, Nebraska
    City of Crete, Nebraska
    Blaine Spanjer, Acting Chmn Arpt Auth, Phone 402-440-3153