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Rapid City Regional Airport

Rapid City, SD

Phone: 605-394-4195
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 17 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-2200Mil Ops Hrs: 1400-0030Z TUE-FRI EXCP HOL
Elevation:3,204 ft (976.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:8.00 mi. SE of Rapid City
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runways:05/23, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 8701 ft
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.79  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.99  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.28  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.97  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:3601 x 75ft. / 1097.6 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
053173.0ft. MSL
54° mag
62° true
0.9% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
233203.5ft. MSL
234° mag
242° true
0.9% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, Right, 15 ft high, 628 ft from end, 28:1 clearance slope

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:8701 x 150ft. / 2652.1 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 140000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
143191.2ft. MSL
144° mag
152° true
0.6% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Fence, 435 ft Left of center, 25 ft high, 1,000 ft from end, 32:1 clearance slope
323142.8ft. MSL
324° mag
332° true
0.6% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Advanced Aero Technologies
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: E
Hardrocker Flying Club
  • Flight Training
Rapid City, SD
L & D Aero Service, Inc.
  • Maintenance
On field: N
Rapid Fuel, LLC
  • $5.79
  • $4.99
On field: N
Vision Air
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
Westjet Air Center
  • Maintenance
  • $6.28
  • $5.97
  • Sales
On field: NW
UNICOM: 122.95
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Van, Limousine
Rental Cars: 
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N44 2.7200' / W103 3.4417'
Charts:NACO: Cheyenne Sectional
Mag Var:08E (2010)
ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
FSS:Huron (HON)
NOTAM Facility:RAP
Approach/Departure Control FacilityRCA
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 4004 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
When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 14/32, MIRL Ry 05/23, MALSR Ry 32, PAPI Rys 05 & 23 14 & 32, REIL Ry 14 & Twy 'A' & 'B' Lgts - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:70
Multi Engine:31

Airport Activity

GA Local:7,879
GA Itinerant:15,992
Air Taxi:14,347

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Rapid CityCameron Humphres
4550 Terminal Rd - Ste 1024550 Terminal Rd - Ste 102
Rapid City, SD 57703Rapid City, SD 57703
605-394-4110 (Office) 605-394-4195 (Office)