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Elkhart Municipal Airport

Elkhart, IN

Phone: 574-264-5217
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2200
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, weekdays, other hours weekendsTower Hrs: 0600-2000 MON-FRI, 0700-1700 SAT-SUN.
Elevation:777 ft (236.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of Elkhart
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:08/26 (unpaved) , 09/27, 18/36
Longest paved runway: 6500 ft
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.39  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.99  (full serve service)

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:2480 x 250ft. / 755.9 x 76.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08769.3ft. MSL
93° mag
89° true
0.2% up
No DataNo DataCrops, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 272 ft from end, 27:1 clearance slope
26773.3ft. MSL
273° mag
269° true
0.2% down
No DataNo DataCrops, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 362 ft from end, 36:1 clearance slope

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:6500 x 120ft. / 1981.2 x 36.6mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09770.4ft. MSL
94° mag
90° true
0.1% up
No Dataprecisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 291 ft Right of center, 73 ft high, 1,987 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
27777.1ft. MSL
274° mag
270° true
0.1% down
No Dataprecisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
ILSTrees, 444 ft Right of center, 64 ft high, 2,699 ft from end, 39:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:3999 x 75ft. / 1218.9 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 45000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18777.2ft. MSL
176° mag
172° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Building, 313 ft Right of center, 23 ft high, 844 ft from end, 28:1 clearance slope
36771.8ft. MSL
356° mag
352° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 250 ft Both-Sides of center, 51 ft high, 1,170 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
Ry 36 VASI Unusbl 7 Deg Left & Right of Cntrln

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Elkhart Wings
  • Rentals
Elkhart, IN
Indiana Flight Center
  • Maintenance
  • $4.39
  • $3.99
  • Sales
On field: NE
UNICOM: 122.95
Mishawaka Air Activities
  • Rentals
Osceola, IN
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
Travel Management Company
  • Sales
Elkhart, IN
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Services at this airport:

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

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 43.1644' / W86 0.1931'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:04W (2005)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Terre Haute (HUF)
NOTAM Facility:EKM
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySBN
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1778 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
When ATCT Clsd MIRL Ry 18/36 & HIRL Ry 09/27 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt VASI Ry 09 & Ry 36; PAPI Ry 18 & 27; REIL Rys 18 & 36 & 09 & MALSR Ry 27 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:35
Multi Engine:17

Airport Activity

GA Local:11,217
GA Itinerant:14,421
Air Taxi:774

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of ElkhartAndy Jones
1211 Co Rd 6 W1211 Co Rd 6 W
Elkhart, IN 46514Elkhart, IN 46514
574-264-5217 (Office) 574-264-5217 (Office)