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FAA Information Effective: 2/1/2018

  • 3187 msl
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Shalz Field Airport

Colby, KS

Phone: 785-460-4438
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Attendance: Attended
For Service Call (785) 460-4438/460-3298.Year-round,Sun/1000-1700Year-round,Sat/0800-1700Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1800
Elevation:3,187 ft (971.4 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. N of Colby
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:04/22 (unpaved) , 12/30 (unpaved) , 17/35
Longest paved runway: 5110 ft
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.67  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.69  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:2600 x 80ft. / 792.5 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
043161.7ft. MSL
38° mag
46° true
0.4% up
No Data
223170.8ft. MSL
218° mag
226° true
0.4% down
No DataOther, Both-Sides, 6 ft high, 0 ft from end

Runway 12/30

Dimensions:2660 x 90ft. / 810.8 x 27.4mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
123169.5ft. MSL
127° mag
135° true
0.6% down
No DataAntenna, 161 ft Left of center, 34 ft high, 1,146 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope
303152.9ft. MSL
307° mag
315° true
0.6% up
No DataTree, centered, 40 ft high, 1,700 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:5110 x 75ft. / 1557.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:concrete, aggregate friction seal coat, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
173187.2ft. MSL
172° mag
180° true
0.7% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Ry 17/35 Markings Slightly Faded
353154.2ft. MSL
352° mag
0° true
0.7% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
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Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
MC Aviation Services
  • $4.67
  • $3.69
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1
Transportation: Courtesy Car
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Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N39 25.6467' / W101 2.7967'
Charts:NACO: Wichita Sectional
Mag Var:08E (2000)
ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
FSS:Wichita (ICT)
NOTAM Facility:ICT
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
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 Ry 17/35 & Twy Lgts - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:19
Multi Engine:3

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,500
GA Itinerant:2,000
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 9/27/2019)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of ColbyMark Ostmeyer
585 N. Franklin5 Arpt Plazza
Colby, KS 67701Colby, KS 67701
785-460-4438 (Office) 785-460-4438 (Office)