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Le Mars Municipal Airport

Le Mars, IA

Phone: 712-540-4444
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Sun/Prior RequestYear-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1730Year-round,Sat/0800-1300
Elevation:1,197 ft (364.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Le Mars
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4605 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.15  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.55  (full serve service)

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4605 x 75ft. / 1403.6 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 28000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
181193.7ft. MSL
185° mag
188° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
300' Disp Threshold
Obstn Slope 50:1 to Dsplcd Thld
361193.5ft. MSL
5° mag
8° true
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Right-Side PAPI
300' Disp Threshold
Road, 250 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 500 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Apch Slope 33:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Lite Plains, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $5.15
  • $3.55
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 46.6767' / W96 11.6217'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:03E (2015)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
    NOTAM Facility:LRJ
    Approach/Departure Control FacilitySUX
    Pattern Altitude:Nonturbine Aircraft: 2196 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 2500 MSL; Ultralights: 1700 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; REIL Rys 18 & 36 and PAPI Rys 18 & 36 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:21
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:7,000
    GA Itinerant:3,400
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 8/25/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of Le MarsEarl Draayer
    22 2nd St Se1621 Airport Drive
    Le Mars, IA 51031Le Mars, IA 51031
    712-546-7018 (Office) 712-540-4444 (Office)