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Mount Vernon Airport

Mount Vernon, IL

Phone: 618-242-7016
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Attendance: Attended
For Services After Hrs Call 618-315-5462.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0630-2000
Elevation:480 ft (146.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. E of Mount Vernon
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 15/33, H1
Longest paved runway: 6496 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.39  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.57  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:6496 x 150ft. / 1980.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 80000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05466.8ft. MSL
51° mag
50° true
0.0% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
774' Disp Threshold
Road, 395 ft Right of center, 12 ft high, 200 ft from end
23467.8ft. MSL
231° mag
230° true
0.0% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILSTrees, 54 ft Left of center, 97 ft high, 2,988 ft from end, 28:1 clearance slope

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:3146 x 100ft. / 958.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15480.4ft. MSL
151° mag
150° true
0.7% down
basicNo DataTree, 180 ft Left of center, 63 ft high, 873 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
33457.0ft. MSL
331° mag
330° true
0.7% up
basicNo DataRailroad, 166 ft Left of center, 23 ft high, 613 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope

Helipad H1

Dimensions:80 x 40ft. / 24.4 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:perimeter
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DataNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Flightline Aero Services
    SRT Aviation, Inc.
    • Maintenance
    • $6.39
    • $5.57
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: SE
    UNICOM: 123.0
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: Low
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Van, Courtesy Car
    Rental Cars: 
    EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N38 19.4017' / W88 51.5100'
    Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
    Mag Var:01W (2000)
    ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
    FSS:Saint Louis (STL)
    NOTAM Facility:MVN
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1480 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

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:24
    Multi Engine:8

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:5,969
    GA Itinerant:11,085
    Air Taxi:2,000

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Mt Vernon Airport AuthorityChris Collins
    100 Aviation Drive100 Aviation Drive
    Mt Vernon, IL 62864Mt Vernon, IL 62864
    618-242-7016 (Office) 618-242-7016 (Office)