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Fort Scott Municipal Airport

Fort Scott, KS

Phone: 620-223-5490
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Attendance: Attended
Oct-Apr/Sun/ClsdYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1700
Elevation:918 ft (279.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. SW of Fort Scott
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runway length: 4403 ft
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.45  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.75  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.45  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.75  (full serve service)

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4403 x 75ft. / 1342.0 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18903.2ft. MSL
176° mag
180° true
0.3% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Tree, 128 ft Right of center, 30 ft high, 320 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
36918.0ft. MSL
356° mag
0° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 60 ft Left of center, 78 ft high, 680 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Fort Scott
  • $4.45
  • $4.45
  • $2.75
  • $2.75
On field: SE
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N37 47.9017' / W94 46.1617'
    Charts:NACO: Kansas City Sectional
    Mag Var:04E (1995)
    ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
    FSS:Wichita (ICT)
    NOTAM Facility:ICT
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1718 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 18/36; VASI Ry 18; PAPI Ry 36 & REIL Rys 18 & 36 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:11
    Multi Engine:4

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:5,000
    GA Itinerant:4,500
    Air Taxi:100

    (12-month period ending on 9/27/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of Fort ScottKenny Howard
    1 East 3rd Street1869 Indian Rd., P.O. Box 151
    Fort Scott, KS 66701Fort Scott, KS 66701
    620-223-0550 (Office) 620-223-5490 (Office)