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North Platte Regional Airport Lee Bird Field

North Platte, NE

Phone: 308-532-1900
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2300
Elevation:2,777 ft (846.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. E of North Platte
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 8001 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.74  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:8001 x 150ft. / 2438.7 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
122777.0ft. MSL
120° mag
126° true
0.1% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
302769.1ft. MSL
300° mag
306° true
0.1% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:4436 x 100ft. / 1352.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 28000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
172775.3ft. MSL
175° mag
181° true
0.1% down
non-precisionNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 21 ft high, 850 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
352772.8ft. MSL
355° mag
1° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
302' Disp Threshold
Tree, 150 ft Left of center, 27 ft high, 675 ft from end, 17:1 clearance slope
Rwy 35 Apch Ratio 36:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Trego Dugan Aviation, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $4.99
  • $3.74
  • Sales
On field: NE
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

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

    Lat/Long:N41 7.5733' / W100 41.0200'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:06E (2015)
    ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
    FSS:Columbus (OLU)
    NOTAM Facility:LBF
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 3579 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt HIRL Ry 12/30; MIRL Ry 17/35; PAPI Rys 12 & 30; VASI Ry 35; MALSR Ry 30 & REIL Ry 35 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:51
    Multi Engine:3

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:7,000
    GA Itinerant:18,000
    Air Taxi:5,800

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    North Platte Airport AuthorityMr. Mike Sharkey
    Po Box 1517Po Box 1517
    North Platte, NE 69103North Platte, NE 69103
    308-532-1900 (Office) 308-532-1900 (Office)