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Fosston Municipal Airport

Fosston, MN

Phone: 218-435-1959
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Attendance: Not Attended
Elevation:1,278 ft (389.5 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. NW of Fosston
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runway length: 3502 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:3502 x 75ft. / 1067.4 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
161266.3ft. MSL
164° mag
167° true
0.4% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
S Rwy 16 Has 3 Ft Crops 1 Ft From the Rwy End and 127 Ft L
341278.7ft. MSL
344° mag
347° true
0.4% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Road, 315 ft Left of center, 19 ft high, 800 ft from end, 31:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Fosston
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On field: S
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Services at this airport:

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Operations: Helicopter, Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N47 35.5692' / W95 46.4099'
Charts:NACO: Twin Cities Sectional
Mag Var:03E (2010)
ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
FSS:Princeton (PNM)
NOTAM Facility:FSE
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft2070
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:No
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
MIRL Ry 16/34 Preset Low Intst to Incr Intst & Actvt REIL Ry 16/34; PAPI Ry 16/34; MIRL Ry 16/34 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:8
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:5,000
GA Itinerant:3,300
Air Taxi:45

(12-month period ending on 6/30/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of FosstonChuck Lucken
City Hall, 220 East First Street220 East First Street
Fosston, MN 56542Fosston, MN 56542
218-435-1959 (Office) 218-435-1959 (Office)