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FAA Information Effective: 9/15/2016

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Mc Cook Ben Nelson Regional Airport

Mc Cook, NE

Phone: 308-345-2022
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:2,582 ft (787.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Mc Cook
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22, 12/30, 17/35 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 6450 ft
Fees:No data
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.25  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:4000 x 75ft. / 1219.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
042562.7ft. MSL
38° mag
46° true
0.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Pole, 100 ft Left of center, 25 ft high, 850 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope
222555.6ft. MSL
218° mag
226° true
0.2% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI

Runway 12/30

Dimensions:6450 x 100ft. / 1966.0 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
122582.9ft. MSL
123° mag
131° true
0.6% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DMETree, 475 ft Left of center, 30 ft high, 1,225 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Unusbl Byd 5 Degs Right of Cntrln and 8 Degs Left of Cntrln
302542.0ft. MSL
303° mag
311° true
0.6% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
750' Disp Threshold

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:1350 x 160ft. / 411.5 x 48.8mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
172558.0ft. MSL
173° mag
181° true
0.3% up
No Data17/35 Thr Bdry Mkrs
352561.4ft. MSL
353° mag
1° true
0.3% down
No Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Red Willow Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.50
  • $3.25
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

Operations: Helicopter

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N40 12.3767' / W100 35.5250'
Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
Mag Var:08E (1995)
ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
FSS:Columbus (OLU)
NOTAM Facility:MCK
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft3580
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
Actvt VASI Ry 30 & PAPI Ry 12 & MALSR Ry 12 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:29
Multi Engine:3

Airport Activity

GA Local:6,000
GA Itinerant:9,000
Air Taxi:0

(12-month period ending on 3/31/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Mc CookNate Schneider
Box 1059Box 1059
Mc Cook, NE 69001Mc Cook, NE 69001
308-345-2022 (Office) 308-345-2022 (Office)
City Manager