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La Porte Municipal Airport

La Porte, IN

Phone: 219-324-3393
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Attendance: Attended
For Service Other Hrs Call 219-363-5109 Or 219-608-4707May - Sep/Mon-Fri/0700-1800Year-round,Sat-Sun/0800-1700Oct - Apr/Mon-Fri/0700-1700
Elevation:811 ft (247.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of La Porte
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:02/20, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 5000 ft
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 3.83  (self serve service)
100LL$ 3.98  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 2.70  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:5000 x 75ft. / 1524.0 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 18000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02800.2ft. MSL
23° mag
20° true
0.2% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
LOCALIZERTrees, 130 ft Left of center, 30 ft high, 970 ft from end, 26:1 clearance slope
20811.8ft. MSL
203° mag
200° true
0.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, Both-Sides, 63 ft high, 1,900 ft from end, 27:1 clearance slope

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:2798 x 60ft. / 852.8 x 18.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14809.8ft. MSL
138° mag
135° true
0.4% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
200' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 18 ft high, 452 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
Appch Slope to Disp Thld 36:1 Closest Intercept Point
32799.2ft. MSL
318° mag
315° true
0.4% up
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
198' Disp Threshold
Road, 125 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 295 ft from end, 19:1 clearance slope
Closest Intercept Point

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Demchak Aircraft Repair
  • Maintenance
On field: NE
La Porte Aero Club Inc
  • Flight Training
La Porte, IN
UNICOM: 123.0
La Porte Aviation Services
  • Maintenance
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: W
La Porte Municipal Airport
  • $3.98
  • $3.83
  • $2.70
  • Sales
On field: W
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A, MOGAS
Transportation: Courtesy Car, Public

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 34.3483' / W86 44.0717'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:03W (1995)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Terre Haute (HUF)
NOTAM Facility:HUF
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySBN
Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1609 MSL
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: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 02/20 & Ry 14/32; REIL Rys 02, 14, 20, & 32; and PAPI Rys 02, 20, & 32 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:56
Multi Engine:6

Airport Activity

GA Local:9,323
GA Itinerant:10,514
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
La Porte Airport AuthorityDiane Schwartz / Planning and Operations
2341 State Rd 39s2341 State Rd 39s
La Porte, IN 46350La Porte, IN 46350
219-324-3393 (Office) 219-324-3393 (Office)
Edward L Volk, President