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De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport

De Kalb, IL

Phone: 815-748-2020
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0730-1730
Elevation:912 ft (278.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of De Kalb
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:02/20, 09/27
Longest paved runway: 7026 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.00  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.60  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.05  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:7026 x 100ft. / 2141.5 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 25000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02912.6ft. MSL
21° mag
19° true
0.1% down
No Dataprecisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
ILS/DMERailroad, 650 ft Right of center, 21 ft high, 1,237 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope
20903.7ft. MSL
201° mag
199° true
0.1% up
No Datanon-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:4201 x 75ft. / 1280.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 25000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09911.4ft. MSL
91° mag
89° true
0.0% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 22 ft Left of center, 58 ft high, 1,998 ft from end, 31:1 clearance slope
27911.7ft. MSL
271° mag
269° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: Pulsating-Steady Burn/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 121 ft Right of center, 36 ft high, 1,274 ft from end, 29:1 clearance slope

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextAvoid overflight of town of Cortland on apch ry 27; avoid alt blo 300'AGL one mi out; on apch to ry 2 contingent upon safety & as conds will allow; rcmd for courtesy to residential occupants

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
DeKalb Flight Center
  • $4.60
  • $4.00
  • $4.05
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.7
Fly America
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
    Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine, Public
    Rental Cars: 

    Activities: Intensive Flight Training
    Operations: Helicopter

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 56.0301' / W88 42.3412'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:02W (2005)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Kankakee (IKK)
    NOTAM Facility:DKB
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityC90
    Pattern Altitude:
    Tpa 1000 Ft for Piston Acft & 1500 Ft for Jet Acft
    Light Aircraft1914
    Turbine Aircraft2414
    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
    MIRL Ry 02/20 Preset Low Intst, to Incr Intst & Actvt MIRL Ry 09/27, PAPI Ry 09 & Pvasi 27, REIL Rys 9, 27, & 20, and MALSR Ry 02 - CTAF. PAPI Rys 02 & 20 Operate 24 Hrs

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:67
    Multi Engine:7

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:6,220
    GA Itinerant:19,700
    Air Taxi:1,080

    (12-month period ending on 8/31/2015)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of DekalbTom Cleveland
    200 S 4th St3232 Pleasant Street
    Dekalb, IL 60115Dekalb, IL 60115
    815-748-2000 (Office) 815-748-2020 (Office)