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Des Moines International Airport

Des Moines, IA


Phone: 515-256-5100
www.dsmairport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:ATCT plus Terminal Radar Approach Control, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24
Elevation:958 ft (292.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SW of Des Moines
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 13/31
Longest paved runway: 9003 ft
Fees:Hangar, Landing, Ramp, Parking
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 7.67  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.71  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:9003 x 150ft. / 2744.1 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 133000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05915.6ft. MSL
51° mag
54° true
0.2% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
ILS/DME Type-H Bak-12b(B) (1475'). Ry 05 Arresting Gear Out of Service Indefly
23934.5ft. MSL
231° mag
234° true
0.2% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Pole, 375 ft Left of center, 67 ft high, 2,322 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Type-H Bak-12b(B) (1353') Ry 23 Arresting Gear Out of Service Indefly

Runway 13/31

Dimensions:9002 x 150ft. / 2743.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 133000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
13912.2ft. MSL
129° mag
132° true
0.5% up
precisioncenterline: Centerline Lights are present
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
ILS Bak-14 Bak-12b(B) (1371') Ry 13 Arresting Gear Out of Service Indefly
31957.5ft. MSL
309° mag
312° true
0.5% down
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
approach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
ILS/DME Bak-14 Bak-12b(B) (1321') Ry 31 Arresting Gear Out of Service Indefly

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Aero America
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
41.527479-93.662417
515-865-2790
Club in Formation - (KDSM)
    DES MOINES, IA
    41.538202-93.659820
    515-210-7903
    Des Moines Flying Club
    • Flight Training
    Des Moines, IA
    515-285-0220
    Des Moines Flying Service
    • Maintenance
    • Sales
    On field: NE
    UNICOM: 122.95
    515-256-5300
    Elliott Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • $7.67
    • $6.71
    • Sales
    On field: N
    41.539968-93.655829
    UNICOM: 122.95
    ARINC: 130.57
    515-285-6551
    Flying JTD, LLC
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: SW
    515-669-2944
    Hawkeye Flyers
    • Flight Training
    On field: S
    41.997860-92.880135
    515-442-0801
    Signature Flight Support
    • Fuel
    On field: NE
    41.534860-93.647890
    UNICOM: 122.95
    ARINC: 131.0
    515-256-5330
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    Services: 
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Limousine, Public
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    Customs: International Landing Rights

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 32.0383' / W93 39.7850'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:03E (2000)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:DSM
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1757 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:69
    Multi Engine:18
    Jets:30
    Helicopters:2
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,227
    GA Itinerant:24,205
    Commercial:20,514
    Air Taxi:22,617
    Military:2,882

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of Des MoinesMr. Kevin Foley
    East 1st & Locust5800 Fleur Dr Rm 201
    Des Moines, IA 50307Des Moines, IA 50321-2854
    515-256-5100 (Office) 515-256-5100 (Office)
    Executive Director