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IA97Private
Private Use

Nichols Airport

La Porte City, IA


Phone: 319-342-3144
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:950 ft (289.6 m) (Estimated)
Location:4.00 mi. W of La Porte City
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:08/26 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2120 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:2120 x 80ft. / 646.2 x 24.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08No Data
No Data08/26 Thlds & Edges Marked with Yellow Cones
26No Data
No DataRoad, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 300 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field

Transportation: Courtesy Car
Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N42 18.9994' / W92 17.0111'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:03E (1985)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1750
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:No data

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:6
Multi Engine:
Jets:
Helicopters:
Gliders:
Ultralights:2

Airport Activity

GA Local:2,000
GA Itinerant:4,000
Commercial:
Air Taxi:
Military:

(12-month period ending on 7/24/1998)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
L. NicholsL. Nichols
13626 Foulk Rd.13626 Foulk Rd
La Porte City, IA 50651La Porte City, IA 50651
319-342-3242 (Office) 319-342-3144 (Office)