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Cairo Regional

Cairo, IL
Phone: 618-734-0600
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1730
Elevation:322 ft (98.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. NW of Cairo
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:02/20, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 4001 ft
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.50  (self serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:3200 x 60ft. / 975.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 6000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02318.4ft. MSL
21° mag
21° true
0.0% up
basicNo DataTree, 137 ft Right of center, 104 ft high, 2,414 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
20318.9ft. MSL
201° mag
201° true
0.0% down
basicNo DataTree, 105 ft Left of center, 35 ft high, 986 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:4001 x 100ft. / 1219.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14313.6ft. MSL
141° mag
141° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 63 ft Right of center, 25 ft high, 700 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
32319.4ft. MSL
321° mag
321° true
0.1% down
non-precisionNo DataTree, 251 ft Right of center, 26 ft high, 258 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Cairo Flying Club
  • Flight Training
Cairo Regional Airport
  • $5.50
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Public

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N37 3.8483' / W89 13.1717'
Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
Mag Var:00 (1995)
ARTCC:Memphis (ZME)
FSS:Saint Louis (STL)
NOTAM Facility:CIR
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1121 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
MIRL Ry 14/32 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst Actvt - CTAF. MIRL Ry 02/20 by Prior Req Only Call 618-734-0600

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:15
Multi Engine:

Airport Activity

GA Local:5,000
GA Itinerant:3,500
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2011)

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Contact Addresses

ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
Ronald DiggsAlexander County AirportChairman
Po Box 26P O Box 26
Cairo, IL 62914Cairo, IL 62914
618-734-0600 (Office) 618-734-0600 (Office)
Contact the ASN Volunteer
Don Childers, is Mgr