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Chicago Executive Airport

Chicago/Prospect Heights/Wheeling, IL


Phone: 847-537-2580
www.chiexec.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, weekdays, other hours weekendsTower Hrs: 0600-2200 MON-FRI & 0700-2200 SAT-SUN
Elevation:646 ft (196.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:18.00 mi. NW of Chicago/Prospect Heights/Wheeling
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:06/24, 12/30, 16/34
Longest paved runway: 5001 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

Jet-A-Premix$ 6.19  (full service service)
100LL$ 7.67  (full service service)
Jet-A$ 6.14  (full service service)
100LL$ 7.79  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.25  (full serve service)

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Runway 06/24

Dimensions:3677 x 50ft. / 1120.7 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 20000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
06646.7ft. MSL
65° mag
63° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
372' Disp Threshold
Pole, 130 ft Right of center, 23 ft high, 320 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
Rwy 06 Apch Ratio 22:1 at Dsplcd Thld
24638.0ft. MSL
245° mag
243° true
0.2% up
basicNo Data1249' Disp Threshold
Tree, 25 ft Right of center, 52 ft high, 288 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
Ry 24 14 Ft Road and + 40 Ft Trees 150 Ft & 50 Ft L 6 Ft Fence Ry 24 Apch Ratio 29:1 at Dsplcd Thld

Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4415 x 75ft. / 1345.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 18000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12645.0ft. MSL
120° mag
118° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
295' Disp Threshold
Tree, 85 ft Left of center, 34 ft high, 350 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
Rwy 12 15 Ft Road & 6 Ft Fence Ry 12 Apch Ratio is 19:1 at Dsplcd Thld
30639.7ft. MSL
300° mag
298° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
432' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 200 ft from end
Ry 30 +6 Ft Fence 0 Ft Fm Thld +20 Ft Trees 0 Ft and 50 Ft Fm Thld & 15 Ft Road Ry 30 Apch Ratio is 28:1 at Dsplcd Thld

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:5001 x 150ft. / 1524.3 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 72000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16642.8ft. MSL
161° mag
159° true
0.0% up
precisionapproach: Non-Standard
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
ILSTree, 500 ft Left of center, 47 ft high, 640 ft from end, 9:1 clearance slope
Rlls Nstd Due to Spacing
34644.3ft. MSL
341° mag
339° true
0.0% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, 325 ft Left of center, 13 ft high, 200 ft from end

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Aircraft Propeller Service, LLC
  • Maintenance
On field: W
800-323-4130
Atlantic Aviation
  • $7.99
  • $6.29
On field: NW
42.119881-87.907665
ARINC: 130.325847-808-0812
Boraam Aviation, Inc.
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: E
42.112996-87.893715
847-537-7526
Chicago Executive Flight School
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
Wheeling, IL
42.120222-87.908542
800-901-0730
Chicago Executive Service Center
  • Maintenance
On field: E
847-537-1205
Duncan Aviation
  • Maintenance
On field: W
42.120223-87.907472
877-522-0111
Fly There
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
42.112200-87.906632
224-588-9364
Hawthorne Global Aviation Services
  • $7.67
  • $6.14
  • $6.19
On field: SE
42.111158-87.892451
ARINC: 129.9847-325-0566
Leading Edge Flying Club
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Wheeling, IL
42.112559-87.907407
847-229-9359
Priester Aviation
  • Sales
On field: W
42.117707-87.907271
888-323-7887
Signature Flight Support
  • $7.79
  • $6.25
On field: NE
ARINC: 129.95847-537-1200
Skill Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
Wheeling, IL
42.115742-87.907278
847-599-9955
Windy City Flyers, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: E
42.113251-87.893608
847-808-1188
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
Transportation: Limousine, Public, Shuttle Bus
Rental Cars: 
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N42 6.8567' / W87 54.0917'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:02W (2000)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Kankakee (IKK)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:PWK
Approach/Departure Control FacilityORD
Pattern Altitude:Traffic Pattern Alt for Piston Acft 1000 Ft, and for Jets 1500 Ft Light Aircraft: 1647 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 2147 MSL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
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 HIRL Rys 16/34, 06/24, 12/30, Rlls Lgts Ry 16, REIL Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:128
Multi Engine:29
Jets:32
Helicopters:2
Gliders:
Ultralights:

Airport Activity

GA Local:24,764
GA Itinerant:55,380
Commercial:
Air Taxi:13,897
Military:165

(12-month period ending on 5/31/2008)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Cities of Wheeling & Prospect HgtsDennis G. Rouleau
1020 S. Plant Road1020 S. Plant Road
Wheeling, IL 60090Wheeling, IL 60090
847-537-2580 (Office) 847-537-2580 (Office)