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Creston Municipal Airport

Creston, IA

Phone: 641-782-2383
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Sat-Sun/On CallYear-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Elevation:1,299 ft (395.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Creston
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22 (unpaved) , 16/34
Longest paved runway: 4901 ft
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  • TAFs

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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.39  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.19  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.39  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.19  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:1692 x 100ft. / 515.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0441° mag
45° true
No DataNo DataMarked with Yellow Cones
221299.0ft. MSL
221° mag
225° true
No DataNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 20 ft high, 865 ft from end, 43:1 clearance slope
Marked with Yellow Cones

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:4901 x 75ft. / 1493.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
161288.6ft. MSL
161° mag
165° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Fence, Both-Sides, 13 ft high, 520 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
341294.9ft. MSL
341° mag
345° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 185 ft Right of center, 37 ft high, 944 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
West Aviation, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $4.39
  • $4.39
  • $3.19
  • $3.19
  • Sales
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 1.2867' / W94 21.7983'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:04E (1995)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
    NOTAM Facility:CSQ
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2093 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Dusk-Dawn. MIRL Ry 16/34 Preset Low Intst; Actvt Higher Intst & VASI & REIL Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:19
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:2,320
    GA Itinerant:2,180
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 4/30/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of CrestonLarry West
    116 W. Adams1945 Cherry Street Road
    Creston, IA 50801Creston, IA 50801
    641-782-2000 (Office) 641-782-2383 (Office)
    Alt Number 641-782-2383
    Tadd Carr - Comm Chmn