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Edgar G Obie Airport

Chinook, MT

Phone: 406-357-2429
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Attendance: Attended
Ngts Call 406-357-2429.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1900
Elevation:2,416 ft (736.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Chinook
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runway length: 4000 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:4000 x 75ft. / 1219.2 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
082415.8ft. MSL
84° mag
100° true
0.2% down
basicNo Data
262409.4ft. MSL
264° mag
280° true
0.2% up
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Obie Flying Service
  • Fuel
  • Flight Training
On field: E
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N48 35.5267' / W109 15.0367'
Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
Mag Var:16E (1985)
ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
NOTAM Facility:GTF
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 3216 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 PAPI Ry 26 - CTAF. Actvt MIRL Ry 08-26 Dawn-Dusk - CTAF. After Dusk MIRL on Continuously Until Dawn

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:11
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:7,000
GA Itinerant:850
Air Taxi:500

(12-month period ending on 7/30/2012)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Blaine County Arpt. CommEdgar Obie Jr
Po Box 248Po Box 7
Chinook, MT 59523Chinook, MT 59523
406-357-3250 (Office) 406-357-2429 (Office)