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Waukegan National Airport

Chicago/Waukegan, IL

Phone: 847-244-0055
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-2000
Elevation:727 ft (221.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:35.00 mi. N of Chicago/Waukegan
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 6000 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Diagram
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.81  (self serve service)
100LL$ 6.60  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.71  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:6000 x 150ft. / 1828.8 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 95000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05725.0ft. MSL
51° mag
48° true
0.0% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Road, 502 ft Left of center, 12 ft high, 281 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
23723.0ft. MSL
231° mag
228° true
0.0% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILSTree, 142 ft Right of center, 21 ft high, 1,275 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:3751 x 75ft. / 1143.3 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 16000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14727.2ft. MSL
147° mag
144° true
0.4% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
500' Disp Threshold
Tree, 180 ft Right of center, 50 ft high, 280 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio is 15:1 at Dsplcd Thld
32711.5ft. MSL
327° mag
324° true
0.4% up
basicNo DataTree, 233 ft Right of center, 52 ft high, 1,254 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Signature Flight Support
  • $6.60
  • $4.81
  • $6.71
  • Sales
On field: S
ARINC: 131.85847-336-9220
Skill Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: E
Stick & Rudder Flying Club
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
Waukegan Aviation Services
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: SW
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Limousine, Courtesy Car
Rental Cars: 
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Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Helicopter
Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N42 25.3296' / W87 52.0744'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:03W (2000)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Kankakee (IKK)
NOTAM Facility:UGN
Approach/Departure Control FacilityC90
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: 3 clicks in 5 secs
When ATCT Clsd MIRL Ry 14/32 Preset Low Intst; to Incr Intst & Actvt HIRL Ry 05/23; MALSR Ry 23 & Twy Lgts - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:93
Multi Engine:24

Airport Activity

GA Local:19,231
GA Itinerant:21,130
Air Taxi:3,792

(12-month period ending on 6/30/2015)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Waukegan Port DistrictSkip Goss
Po Box 6202601 Plane Rest Drive
Waukegan, IL 60079Waukegan, IL 60087
847-244-3133 (Office) 847-244-0055 (Office)