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Fairmont State Airfield Airport

Fairmont, NE

Phone: 402-268-4521
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Attendance: Attended
Mgrs Residence On Airport.Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Elevation:1,636 ft (498.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Fairmont
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:12/30, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 4317 ft
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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:3021 x 60ft. / 920.8 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121635.8ft. MSL
128° mag
135° true
0.1% down
basicNo Data
301632.7ft. MSL
308° mag
315° true
0.1% up
basicNo Data

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:4317 x 75ft. / 1315.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171635.3ft. MSL
173° mag
180° true
0.0% down
non-precisionNo Data
351634.0ft. MSL
353° mag
0° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
VASI Ry 35 Out of Service Indefinitely

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Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Fairmont Airfield
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Fairmont, NE
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Operations: Agricultural

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N40 35.1659' / W97 34.3882'
Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
Mag Var:07E (1990)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Columbus (OLU)
NOTAM Facility:OLU
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 17/35 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:19
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,450
GA Itinerant:170
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 6/1/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Nebraska Dept of AeronauticsTim Krienert
Po Box 8208813 Airbase Road, Fairmont State Airfield
Lincoln, NE 68501-2088Fairmont, NE 68354-4057
402-471-2371 (Office) 402-268-4521 (Office)
Pilot Lounge Phone (402) 268-9951; Shop Phone (402) 268-4521