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Oakes Municipal Airport

Oakes, ND

Phone: 701-799-3725
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Attendance: Attended
On Call After Hrs 701-678-4910.May-Oct/Mon-Sat/0800-1700
Elevation:1,334 ft (406.6 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. N of Oakes
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 17/35 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 3505 ft
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:3505 x 60ft. / 1068.3 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
121330.4ft. MSL
124° mag
131° true
0.1% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Other, 238 ft Left of center, 14 ft high, 275 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
Portable Irrigator in Apch Area L & R of Cntrln
301334.9ft. MSL
304° mag
311° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:1925 x 200ft. / 586.7 x 61.0mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
171334.1ft. MSL
173° mag
180° true
0.1% down
No DataNo DataPole, 115 ft Left of center, 23 ft high, 470 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
351333.0ft. MSL
353° mag
0° true
0.1% up
No DataNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 22 ft high, 188 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
12 Ft Haystack 363 Ft Fm Thld 29 Ft R of Extdd Cntrln, Apch Ratio 30:1

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Plath Aviation
  • $5.50
On field: NW
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N46 10.3869' / W98 4.7934'
Charts:NACO: Twin Cities Sectional
Mag Var:07E (1995)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Grand Forks (GFK)
NOTAM Facility:GFK
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft2135
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • low intensity: 7 clicks in 7 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 12/30 & PAPI Rys 12 & 30 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:15
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,000
GA Itinerant:1,500
Air Taxi:300

(12-month period ending on 10/8/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Oakes Airport AuthorityArne Widmer
115 South 5th719 Dogwood Avenue
Oakes, ND 58474Oakes, ND 58474
701-742-2137 (Office) 701-799-3725 (Office)
Adl Contact Gary Schnell 701-678-4910
Arpt Authority Clerk