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Harold Davidson Field Airport

Vermillion, SD

Phone: 605-677-8159
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:1,146 ft (349.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. S of Vermillion
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4105 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.26  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.32  (self serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4105 x 75ft. / 1251.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121144.9ft. MSL
123° mag
126° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
301145.2ft. MSL
303° mag
306° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, Both-Sides, 70 ft high, 1,900 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Harold Davidson Field
  • $5.26
  • $3.32
On field: SE
Vermillion Flying Service
  • Maintenance
On field: SE
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Services at this airport:

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

    Lat/Long:N42 45.9167' / W96 56.0550'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:03E (2015)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Huron (HON)
    NOTAM Facility:HON
    Approach/Departure Control FacilitySUX
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1945 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Activate MIRL Ry 12/30, PAPI Ry 12 and Ry 30 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:19
    Multi Engine:7

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:3,500
    GA Itinerant:580
    Air Taxi:18

    (12-month period ending on 8/15/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of VermillionDenny Martens
    25 Center St.25 Center St.
    Vermillion, SD 57069Vermillion, SD 57069
    (605) 677-7050 (Office) 605-677-8159 (Office)