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Fairmont State Airfield Airport

Fairmont, NE

Phone: 402-268-4521
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Attendance: Attended
Mgrs Residence On Airport.Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Elevation:1,636 ft (498.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Fairmont
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:12/30, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 4317 ft
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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:3021 x 60ft. / 920.8 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121635.8ft. MSL
128° mag
135° true
0.1% down
basicNo Data
301632.7ft. MSL
308° mag
315° true
0.1% up
basicNo Data

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:4317 x 75ft. / 1315.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171635.3ft. MSL
173° mag
180° true
0.0% down
non-precisionNo Data
351634.0ft. MSL
353° mag
0° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Fairmont State Airfield
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    Services at this airport:

    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N40 35.1659' / W97 34.3882'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:07E (1990)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Columbus (OLU)
    NOTAM Facility:OLU
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2636 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    Dusk-Dawn. Actvt MIRL Ry 17/35 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:19
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,450
    GA Itinerant:170
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 6/12/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Nebraska Dept of AeronauticsTim Krienert
    Po Box 82088Route 2 Box 94
    Lincoln, NE 68501-2088Fairmont, NE 68354
    402-471-2371 (Office) 402-268-4521 (Office)
    Pilot Lounge Phone (402) 268-9951; Shop Phone (402) 268-4521