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  • 5917 msl
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Cortez Municipal Airport

Cortez, CO

Phone: 970-565-7458
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Dawn-Dusk
Elevation:5,917 ft (1,803.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SW of Cortez
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 7205 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.70  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.67  (full serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:7205 x 100ft. / 2196.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
035913.2ft. MSL
30° mag
42° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 350 ft Right of center, 59 ft high, 2,000 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
+133' Pole on Centerline
215909.3ft. MSL
210° mag
222° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, 300 ft Right of center, 16 ft high, 680 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Cortez Flying Service
  • Maintenance
  • $5.70
  • $5.67
  • Sales
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Limousine, Public
Rental Cars: 
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Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N37 18.1800' / W108 37.6833'
Charts:NACO: Denver Sectional
Mag Var:12E (2000)
ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
FSS:Denver (DEN)
NOTAM Facility:CEZ
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft6914
Light Aircraft6914
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 Ry 03/21, REILs Ry 03/21 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:31
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,000
GA Itinerant:7,000
Air Taxi:1,125

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of CortezRuss Machen
123 Roger Smith Ave.123 Roger Smith Ave.
Cortez, CO 81321Cortez, CO 81321
970-565-3402 (Office) 970-565-7458 (Office)