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Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois

Marion, IL

Phone: 618-993-3353
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Attendance: Attended
Acft Service Hrs: 0630-2200 Other Hrs Call 618-993-2764.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 12 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-1900
Elevation:471 ft (143.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:4.00 mi. W of Marion
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:02/20, 11/29
Longest paved runway: 8012 ft
Fees:Hangar, Landing
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.29  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.23  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:8012 x 150ft. / 2442.1 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 80000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02452.6ft. MSL
21° mag
22° true
0.2% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 697 ft Left of center, 56 ft high, 2,130 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
20465.4ft. MSL
201° mag
202° true
0.2% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILSTree, 847 ft Left of center, 83 ft high, 2,945 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:4997 x 100ft. / 1523.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 45000 lb
Surface:asphalt, concrete, grooved, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11453.7ft. MSL
107° mag
108° true
0.3% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 90 ft Left of center, 62 ft high, 1,537 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
29467.2ft. MSL
287° mag
288° true
0.3% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Sign, 249 ft Left of center, 30 ft high, 1,218 ft from end, 33:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Midwest Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.29
  • $4.23
  • Sales
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.95
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car
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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N37 45.2983' / W89 0.6650'
Charts:NACO: St Louis Sectional
Mag Var:01E (1985)
ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
FSS:Saint Louis (STL)
NOTAM Facility:MWA
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft1971
Light Aircraft1271
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
HIRL Ry 02/20 Preset on Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt MALSR Ry 20, MIRL Ry 11/29, PAPI Ry 11 & 29, REIL Rys 11 & 29 & VASI Ry 02 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:37
Multi Engine:4

Airport Activity

GA Local:25,237
GA Itinerant:556
Air Taxi:6,179

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Williamson County Airport AuthorityDouglas S Kimmel
10400 Terminal Dr10400 Terminal Dr; Suite 200
Marion, IL 62959Marion, IL 62959
618-993-3353 (Office) 618-993-3353 (Office)