Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 1/4/2018

  • 5512 msl
Public Use

Front Range Airport

Denver, CO

Phone: 303-261-9100
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!


Attendance: Attended
For Service After Hrs Call 720-428-0772 .Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-2100
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 14 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2100
Elevation:5,512 ft (1,680.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:19.00 mi. E of Denver
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:08/26, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 8000 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown
  • METARs
  • TAFs

Expand Instrument Procedures

Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Diagram
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.56  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.73  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.47  (full serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

Expand NOTAM and TFR

Runway 08/26

Dimensions:8000 x 100ft. / 2438.4 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 28000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
085449.8ft. MSL
83° mag
91° true
0.5% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
265485.4ft. MSL
263° mag
271° true
0.5% down
No Dataprecisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:8000 x 100ft. / 2438.4 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 34000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
175472.5ft. MSL
172° mag
180° true
0.5% up
No Dataprecisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
355511.5ft. MSL
352° mag
0° true
0.5% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Alliance Flight Training
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
Executive Air East
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
Front Range Airport
  • $5.73
  • $4.56
  • $4.47
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.95
Front Range Flight School and Aero Club
  • Flight Training
Watkins, CO
Hulley Aero Training
  • Flight Training
On field: S
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine
Rental Cars: 

Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Helicopter, Ultralight

Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N39 47.0520' / W104 32.2573'
Charts:NACO: Denver Sectional
Mag Var:08E (2015)
ARTCC:Denver (ZDV)
FSS:Denver (DEN)
NOTAM Facility:FTG
Approach/Departure Control FacilityD01
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft6500
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
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; HIRL Ry 08/26; PAPI Rys 08; 17; 26; 35; REIL Rys 08 & 17; MALSR Rys 26 & 35 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:315
Multi Engine:50

Airport Activity

GA Local:24,735
GA Itinerant:18,881
Air Taxi:23

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

Air Safety Institute Resources

Accident Reports

Expand Communications Card

Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Adams CountyDavid Ruppel
4430 South Adams County Pkwy5200 Front Range Pkwy
Brighton, CO 80601Watkins, CO 80137
(303) 659-2120 (Office) 303-261-9100 (Office)