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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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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.47  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.33  (self serve service)
100LL$ 3.47  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.33  (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-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
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
  • $3.47
  • $3.47
  • $2.33
  • $2.33
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
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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:18
Multi Engine:3

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)