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K59Civil
Public Use

Amelia Earhart Airport

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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0900-1900
Tower:No
Elevation:1,073 ft (327.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. W of Atchison
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR
Runways:16/34
Runway length: 3000 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.66  (full serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:3000 x 48ft. / 914.4 x 14.6mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 17000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
161040.0ft. MSL
167° mag
173° true
1.1% up
basicNo Data
341072.0ft. MSL
347° mag
353° true
1.1% down
basicNo Data202' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 9 ft high, 250 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
Obstn Clnc Slope to Dspld Thld 50:1

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Atchison
  • $4.66
On field: E
39.568729-95.178852
913-367-5249
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Operations: Agricultural, Glider

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N39 34.2315' / W95 10.8199'
Charts:NACO: Kansas City Sectional
Mag Var:06E (1980)
ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
FSS:Wichita (ICT)
1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAM Facility:ICT
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySTJ
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    Dusk-Dawn. Actvt LIRL Ry 16/34 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:16
    Multi Engine:2
    Jets:0
    Helicopters:0
    Gliders:2
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:11,000
    GA Itinerant:5,000
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:50
    Military:50

    (12-month period ending on 8/31/2016)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of AtchisonBethany Root, FBO
    515 Kansas Ave16701 286th Rd
    Atchison, KS 66002Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 367-5500 (Office) (913) 367-5249 (Office)
    City Manager Trey Cocking, Alternate Clinton Mcnemee 913-367-5561