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Mitchell Municipal Airport

Mitchell, SD

Phone: 605-770-4594
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Attendance: Attended
For Attendant Other Hrs Call 605-996-1228.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800
Elevation:1,304 ft (397.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. N of Mitchell
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 6700 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.25  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.15  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:6700 x 100ft. / 2042.2 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 55000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121295.9ft. MSL
127° mag
134° true
0.1% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
301303.6ft. MSL
307° mag
314° true
0.1% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:5513 x 100ft. / 1680.4 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 35000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171282.7ft. MSL
173° mag
180° true
0.4% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
351303.0ft. MSL
353° mag
0° true
0.4% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Wright Bros. Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.25
  • $4.15
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Van
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N43 46.4900' / W98 2.3167'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:07E (1990)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Huron (HON)
    NOTAM Facility:MHE
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 2100 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 10 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 10 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 10 secs
    Actvt HIRL Ry 12/30, MIRL Ry 17/35, MALSR Ry 30, REIL Rys 12 & 17, PAPI Rys 12, 30, 17 & 35 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:23
    Multi Engine:4

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:9,100
    GA Itinerant:4,800
    Air Taxi:580

    (12-month period ending on 5/1/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of MitchellMike Scherschligt
    612 N Main St.621 West 5th
    Mitchell, SD 57301Mitchell, SD 57301
    605-995-8420 (Office) 605-770-4594 (Office)