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Creston Municipal Airport

Creston, IA

Phone: 641-782-2383
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Sat-Sun/On CallYear-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Elevation:1,299 ft (395.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Creston
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22 (unpaved) , 16/34
Longest paved runway: 4901 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.50  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.30  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.30  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:1692 x 100ft. / 515.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0441° mag
45° true
No DataNo DataMarked with Yellow Cones
221299.7ft. MSL
221° mag
225° true
No DataNo DataRoad, Both-Sides, 20 ft high, 865 ft from end, 43:1 clearance slope
Marked with Yellow Cones

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:4901 x 75ft. / 1493.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 15000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
161288.6ft. MSL
161° mag
165° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Fence, Both-Sides, 13 ft high, 520 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope
341294.9ft. MSL
341° mag
345° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Building, 341 ft Right of center, 36 ft high, 1,087 ft from end, 24:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
West Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.50
  • $4.50
  • $3.30
  • $3.30
  • Sales
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Operations: RC Models, Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 1.2867' / W94 21.7983'
Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
Mag Var:04E (1995)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
NOTAM Facility:CSQ
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 7 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
MIRL Ry 16/34 Preset Low Intst; Actvt Higher Intst & PAPI & REIL Rys 16 & 34 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:20
Multi Engine:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:2,320
GA Itinerant:2,180
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 9/24/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of CrestonLarry West
116 W. Adams1945 Cherry Street Road
Creston, IA 50801Creston, IA 50801
641-782-2000 (Office) 641-782-2383 (Office)
Alt Number 641-782-2383
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