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  • 5055 msl
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Vance Brand Airport

Longmont, CO

Phone: 303-651-8431
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:5,055 ft (1,540.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SW of Longmont
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4799 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.59  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.99  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.09  (full serve service)

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Runway 11/29

Dimensions:4799 x 75ft. / 1462.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
115055.3ft. MSL
113° mag
123° true
0.5% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Road, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 288 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
Has 10 Ft Access Road 60 Ft From Thld 0b
295031.1ft. MSL
293° mag
303° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, Both-Sides, 30 ft high, 969 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Aero-Sphere Inc
  • Flight Training
Longmont, CO
UNICOM: 122.975
Fly Elite Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.99
  • $4.59
  • $4.09
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.975
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A, MOGAS
Transportation: Van
Rental Cars: 

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N40 9.8633' / W105 9.8183'
    Charts:NACO: Cheyenne Sectional
    Mag Var:10E (2005)
    ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
    FSS:Denver (DEN)
    NOTAM Facility:DEN
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityDEN
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 6052 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 MIRL Ry 11/29 and VASI Ry 11/29 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:221
    Multi Engine:16

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:70,000
    GA Itinerant:29,980
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2011)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of LongmontDavid Slayter
    350 Kimbark St229 Airport Road
    Longmont, CO 80501Longmont, CO 80503
    303-651-8431 (Office) 303-651-8431 (Office)