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Fort Madison Municipal Airport

Fort Madison, IA

Phone: 319-372-1138
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Attendance: Attended
For Airport Attendance Call 319-316-2234 (Cell).Year-round,Mon-Sun/On Call
Elevation:721 ft (219.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. N of Fort Madison
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 4000 ft
Fees:No data
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.75  (self serve service)

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Runway 17/35

Dimensions:4000 x 75ft. / 1219.2 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 19000 lb
Surface:concrete, wire comb or wire tine, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17713.0ft. MSL
167° mag
167° true
0.1% up
non-precisionNo DataTrees, 225 ft Right of center, 40 ft high, 1,100 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope
8' Brush 140' From Rwy End 145' R of Cntrln
35715.2ft. MSL
347° mag
347° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 120 ft Left of center, 8 ft high, 205 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
+33 Ft Trees 1000 Ft L/R

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Fort Madison
  • $4.75
On field: CTR
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Services: Camping on Field

Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N40 39.5467' / W91 19.6650'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:00 (2010)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Fort Dodge (FOD)
NOTAM Facility:FSW
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft1724
Light Aircraft1524
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
Actvt MIRL Ry 17/35 & REIL Ry 35 & PAPI Ry 35 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:6
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,174
GA Itinerant:734
Air Taxi:342

(12-month period ending on 7/21/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Fort MadisonDave Woodley
Ave E & 8 Th50 Arpt Rd.
Fort Madison, IA 52627Fort Madison, IA 52627
319-372-7700 (Office) 319-372-1138 (Office)
John Dearing Chmn Arpt Cmsn; Call 319-470-7169