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Columbus Municipal Airport

Columbus, NE

Phone: 402-276-5284
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Attendance: Attended
For Service After Dark Call (402) 564-7884.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Daylight
Elevation:1,447 ft (441.0 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. NE of Columbus
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:02/20 (unpaved) , 14/32
Longest paved runway: 6801 ft
Fees:Hangar, Tiedown
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.09  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.32  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:4135 x 150ft. / 1260.3 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
021440.9ft. MSL
22° mag
30° true
0.0% down
No DataNo Data101' Disp Threshold
Building, 100 ft Left of center, 14 ft high, 420 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
Boundary Markers-G
201439.5ft. MSL
202° mag
210° true
0.0% up
No DataNo DataPower-Line, Both-Sides, 50 ft high, 1,413 ft from end, 28:1 clearance slope

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:6801 x 100ft. / 2072.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 43000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
141447.3ft. MSL
142° mag
150° true
0.1% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
LOCALIZERRwy 32 Apch Slope 50:1 Due to 24 Ft Clock Tower 2120 Ft From Dspl Thr Sfl Out of Service Indefly
321440.5ft. MSL
322° mag
330° true
0.1% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
950' Disp Threshold
Building, 184 ft Left of center, 24 ft high, 1,170 ft from end, 40:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
  • Maintenance
  • $5.09
  • $4.32
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: SW
UNICOM: 123.05
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Courtesy Car
    Rental Cars: 
    EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

    Operations: Helicopter, Ultralight

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 26.9233' / W97 20.4567'
    Charts:NACO: Omaha Sectional
    Mag Var:08E (1980)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Columbus (OLU)
    NOTAM Facility:OLU
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    • low intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 14/32; PAPI Ry 14; VASI Ry 32; REIL Ry 32 & MALSR Ry 14 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:41
    Multi Engine:5

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:2,750
    GA Itinerant:5,000
    Air Taxi:200

    (12-month period ending on 5/31/2017)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of ColumbusKeith Schademann
    P.O. Box 1677Po Box 1677, 1308 Bill Babka Drive, 2765 14th Ave
    Columbus, NE 68602-1677Columbus, NE 68602-1677
    402-562-4227 (Office) 402-276-5284 (Office)
    Janelle Kline, City Clerk