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Grand Forks Air Force Base Airport

Grand Forks, ND

Phone: 701-747-4409
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:ATCT plus Approach Control, 24 hrs/day, weekdays, other hours weekendsTower Hrs: 24Primary Depart. Control Hrs: 24Primary Approach Control Hrs: 24Mil Ops Hrs: 24
Elevation:911 ft (277.7 m) (Estimated)
Location:13.00 mi. W of Grand Forks
Beacon: Present (split-white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runway length: 12351 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:12351 x 150ft. / 3764.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 155000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17896.2ft. MSL
174° mag
180° true
0.1% up
precisionapproach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-I Config.
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
35911.1ft. MSL
354° mag
0° true
0.1% down
precisionapproach: 2400ft/High-Intensity/Sequenced Flashers, Cat-I Config.
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

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Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: Low
Fuel: 115 Octane, Jet B +Icing Inhibitor
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N47 57.6768' / W97 24.0487'
    Charts:NACO: Twin Cities Sectional
    Mag Var:06E (1995)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Grand Forks (GFK)
    NOTAM Facility:GFK
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Hvy, Large, and Hi Performance Acft: Overhead 2,500 Ft; Rectangular 2,000 Ft; Lgt Acft and R/W 1,500 Ft
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:4
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:NaN
    GA Itinerant:NaN
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on unknown)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    USAFBase Operations
    Grand Forks AfbGrand Forks Afb
    Grand Forks, ND 58201Grand Forks, ND 58201
    701-747-4409 (Office) 701-747-4409 (Office)