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  • 5550 msl
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Bert Mooney Airport

Butte, MT

Phone: 406-494-3771
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Dawn-Dusk
Elevation:5,550 ft (1,691.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Butte
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:12/30, 15/33
Longest paved runway: 9001 ft
Fees:Landing, Tiedown
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.10  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.25  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:5100 x 75ft. / 1554.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
125520.4ft. MSL
113° mag
129° true
0.2% up
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, 275 ft Right of center, 16 ft high, 560 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
PAPI Staight-in Only
305530.3ft. MSL
293° mag
309° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Building, 100 ft Right of center, 36 ft high, 1,251 ft from end, 29:1 clearance slope
PAPI Rstrd to 2.1 Nm Fm Ry 30 Thld Due to High Terrain

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:9001 x 150ft. / 2743.5 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 60000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
155506.5ft. MSL
151° mag
167° true
0.5% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
335550.3ft. MSL
331° mag
347° true
0.5% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Tower, 248 ft Right of center, 65 ft high, 2,986 ft from end, 42:1 clearance slope
Do Not Use VASI Byd 1.5 Mi Due to High Terrain

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Butte Aviation
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  • $4.25
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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Operations: Helicopter
Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N45 57.2877' / W112 29.8477'
Charts:NACO: Great Falls Sectional
Mag Var:16E (1990)
ARTCC:Salt Lake City (ZLC)
FSS:Great Falls (GTF)
NOTAM Facility:BTM
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft6358
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Rys 15/33 & 12/30, MALSR Ry 15, PAPI Rys 12, 15 & 30, & REIL Rys 12 & 30 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:24
Multi Engine:9

Airport Activity

GA Local:13,340
GA Itinerant:7,300
Air Taxi:1,920

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Bert Mooney, Airport AuthorityPam Chamberlin
101 Airport Road101 Airport Rd
Butte, MT 59701Butte, MT 59701
406-494-3771 (Office) 406-494-3771 (Office)