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Ellen Church Field Airport

Cresco, IA

Phone: 563-547-4898
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:1,279 ft (389.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. SW of Cresco
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:GPS
Runway length: 2949 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 15/33

Dimensions:2949 x 50ft. / 898.9 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 29000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
151279.0ft. MSL
152° mag
154° true
0.5% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 11 ft Left of center, 56 ft high, 1,350 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
331265.0ft. MSL
332° mag
334° true
0.5% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Pole, 228 ft Left of center, 25 ft high, 714 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N43 21.9181' / W92 7.9850'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:02E (1985)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
NOTAM Facility:FOD
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft2077
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Dusk-Dawn. Actvt LIRL Ry 15/33; VASI Rys 15 & 33 - 122.7

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:7
Multi Engine:

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,124
GA Itinerant:376
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 5/28/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of CrescoClair Pecinovsky
130 North Park Place12848 Well Road
Cresco, IA 52136Cresco, IA 52136
319-547-3101 (Office) 563-547-4898 (Office)