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FAA Information Effective: 10/12/2017

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Fairfield Municipal Airport

Fairfield, IA

Phone: 641-472-3166
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Attendance: Attended
Arpt Unattended All Major HolidaysYear-round,Sat - Sun/On CallYear-round,Mon-Fri/0730-1700
Elevation:800 ft (243.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of Fairfield
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:08/26 (unpaved) , 18/36
Longest paved runway: 5503 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.95  (self serve service)
100LL$ 4.95  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.95  (full serve service)

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Runway 08/26

Dimensions:2505 x 140ft. / 763.5 x 42.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
08792.8ft. MSL
90° mag
90° true
0.1% down
No DataNo DataFence, Both-Sides, 6 ft high, 120 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
08/26 Thrs & Edges Marked with Yellow Cones. Thr Cones Have Red/Green Reflector Tape & Edge Cones Have White
26790.3ft. MSL
270° mag
270° true
0.1% up
No DataNo DataFence, Both-Sides, 4 ft high, 80 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:5503 x 100ft. / 1677.3 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18797.2ft. MSL
180° mag
180° true
0.1% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
36791.6ft. MSL
0° mag
0° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, Both-Sides, 17 ft high, 1,054 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Fairfield Flying Service
  • Maintenance
  • $4.95
  • $4.95
  • $3.95
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
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
Rental Cars: 
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Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 3.3432' / W91 58.8493'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:00 (2010)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
NOTAM Facility:FFL
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1800
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 18/36; PAPI and REIL Rys 18 & 36 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:16
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,737
GA Itinerant:3,078
Air Taxi:172

(12-month period ending on 5/15/2017)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of FairfieldRobert Lyons
118 South Main2013 Airport Rd
Fairfield, IA 52556Fairfield, IA 52556
641-472-6193 (Office) 641-472-3166 (Office)