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Defiance Memorial Airport

Defiance, OH

Phone: 419-658-4444
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:706 ft (215.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. NW of Defiance
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4199 ft
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.70  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.90  (full serve service)

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Runway 12/30

Dimensions:4199 x 72ft. / 1279.9 x 21.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
12706.9ft. MSL
120° mag
115° true
0.2% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Crops, 62 ft Left of center, 9 ft high, 364 ft from end, 18:1 clearance slope
30699.5ft. MSL
300° mag
295° true
0.2% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 200 ft Right of center, 79 ft high, 1,378 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
TAS Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $4.70
  • $2.90
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.7
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine
Rental Cars: 
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Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 20.2500' / W84 25.7283'
Charts:NACO: Detroit Sectional
Mag Var:05W (2000)
ARTCC:Cleveland (ZOB)
FSS:Cleveland (CLE)
NOTAM Facility:DFI
Approach/Departure Control FacilityTOL
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1500
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
Dusk-Dawn. MIRL Ry 12/30 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt REIL Rys 12 & 30, PAPI Ry 12 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:18
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:5,100
GA Itinerant:2,000
Air Taxi:2,000

(12-month period ending on 8/15/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Board of County CommissionersTony Saxton
400 Court Street20399 Airport Rd.
Defiance, OH 43512Defiance, OH 43512
419-782-4761 (Office) 419-658-4444 (Office)