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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$ 6.98  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.50  (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
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DME
23934.5ft. MSL
231° mag
234° true
0.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Pole, 375 ft Left of center, 67 ft high, 2,322 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope

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
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
ILS
31957.5ft. MSL
309° mag
312° true
0.5% down
precisionapproach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-II/III Config.
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
ILS/DME

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
      Des Moines, IA
      515-285-0220
      Des Moines Flying Service
      • Maintenance
      • Sales
      On field: NE
      515-256-5300
      Elliott Aviation
      • Maintenance
      • $6.98
      • $5.50
      • Sales
      On field: N
      41.539968-93.655829
      UNICOM: 122.95
      ARINC: 130.57
      515-285-6551
      Hawkeye Flyers
      • Flight Training
      On field: S
      41.997860-92.880135
      515-442-0801
      Signature Flight Support
      • $7.71
      • $5.80
      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
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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:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
        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