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  • 3072 msl
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Ferndale Airfield Airport

Bigfork, MT

Phone: 406-257-5994
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:3,072 ft (936.3 m) (Estimated)
Location:3.00 mi. NE of Bigfork
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:
Runways:15/33 (unpaved)
Runway length: 3500 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 15/33

Dimensions:3500 x 95ft. / 1066.8 x 29.0mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
153046.0ft. MSL
153° mag
171° true
0.7% up
non-standardNo DataTrees, 203 ft Right of center, 86 ft high, 1,083 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
15/33 Nstd Markings - White Cones Mark Full Ry Length. Red Traffic Cones Mark Each Ry Threshold with 100 Foot Displaced Threshold
333072.0ft. MSL
333° mag
351° true
0.7% down
non-standardNo DataTrees, 75 ft Left of center, 88 ft high, 258 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope

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RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextStraight out departures

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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N48 3.6283' / W114 0.0700'
Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
Mag Var:18E (1985)
ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
NOTAM Facility:GTF
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Departure Procedure Straight Out Through Tpa of 4072 Ft MSL (1000 Ft Agl)
Light Aircraft4060
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:0
Multi Engine:

Airport Activity

GA Local:2,500
GA Itinerant:2,500
Air Taxi:0

(12-month period ending on 7/21/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Flathead Municipal Airport AuthorityCindi Martin
4170 Highway 2-E4170 Highway 2-E
Kalispell, MT 59901Kalispell, MT 59901
406-257-5994 (Office) 406-257-5994 (Office)