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Bresson Airport

Compton, IL

Phone: (815) 757-8840
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:769 ft (234.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. N of Compton
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:18/36 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2590 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:2590 x 184ft. / 789.4 x 56.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18769.0ft. MSL

No Data292' Disp Threshold
Berm, Both-Sides, 7 ft high, 40 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 47:1 at Dsplcd Thr & 36 Dsplcd Thlds Mkd with Tires & Lgts
36769.0ft. MSL

No Data320' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 35 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 23:1 at Dsplcd Thr

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Bresson Flying Service
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: SE
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Services at this airport:

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

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 45.7518' / W89 6.0889'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:00 (1985)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Kankakee (IKK)
NOTAM Facility:IKK
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1569
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:for LIRL Ry 18/36 Call 815-628-7431

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:1
Multi Engine:

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,000
GA Itinerant:2,000
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 5/31/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Mark BressonMark Bresson
2764 Hwy 302764 Hwy 30
Compton, IL 61318Compton, IL 61318
(815) 757-8840 (Office) (815) 757-8840 (Office)