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Grand Rapids/Itasca County-Gordon Newstrom Field Airport

Grand Rapids, MN

Phone: (218) 326-7625
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:1,355 ft (413.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. SE of Grand Rapids
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 10/28 (unpaved) , 16/34
Longest paved runway: 5747 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Landing
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.61  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.70  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:3000 x 60ft. / 914.4 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 125000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
051302.3ft. MSL
45° mag
47° true
0.3% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 99 ft Right of center, 149 ft high, 2,509 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
PAPI Out of Service Indef Rys 05/23 & 10/28 Mkd with Thld & Boundry Markers
231294.3ft. MSL
225° mag
227° true
0.3% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
PAPI Out of Service Indef SW

Runway 10/28

Dimensions:1334 x 150ft. / 406.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
101293.1ft. MSL
103° mag
105° true
0.0% down
noneNo DataRy 10/28 Marked with Yellow Cones
281292.9ft. MSL
283° mag
285° true
0.0% up
noneNo DataTrees, 202 ft Right of center, 61 ft high, 776 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
Ry 28 +150 Ft Trees 1965 Ft Fm Ry End 155 Ft R, 12:1

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:5747 x 100ft. / 1751.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 23000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
161298.2ft. MSL
164° mag
166° true
1.0% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 404 ft Left of center, 65 ft high, 2,523 ft from end, 35:1 clearance slope
341355.7ft. MSL
344° mag
346° true
1.0% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILSTree, 350 ft Left of center, 64 ft high, 2,352 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
AirWays Aviation Center
  • Maintenance
  • $5.61
  • $4.70
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Public
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N47 12.6083' / W93 30.5950'
    Charts:NACO: Twin Cities Sectional
    Mag Var:02E (1995)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Princeton (PNM)
    NOTAM Facility:GPZ
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 2350 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 2850 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    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 REIL Ry 05/23; MIRL Ry 05/23; MALSR Ry 34; REIL Ry 16; PAPI Ry 16, Ry 34, Ry 05 & Ry 23; HIRL Ry 16/34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:56
    Multi Engine:5

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:14,000
    GA Itinerant:4,000
    Air Taxi:1,500

    (12-month period ending on 6/30/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Grand Rapids / Itasca CountyJulie Kennedy
    420 N Pokegama Ave420 North Pokegama Ave.
    Grand Rapids, MN 55744Grand Rapids, MN 55744
    218-327-2807 (Office) (218) 326-7625 (Office)