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Rosecrans Memorial Airport

St Joseph, MO

Phone: 816-271-5374
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Attendance: Attended
For Services After Hrs Call 816-271-3450 Or 816-262-4919.Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-1900
Tower:ATCT(Air Force) plus Radar Approach Control, 10 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: MON-FRI 0700-1900, SAT-SUN 0800-1759, OT BY NOTAMSecondary Depart. Control Hrs: 1759-0800 MON-SATPrimary Depart. Control Hrs: 0800-1759 MON-SATSecondary Approach Control Hrs: 1759-0800 MON-SATPrimary Approach Control Hrs: 0800-1759 MON-SAT
Elevation:826 ft (251.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. NW of St Joseph
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, TACAN
Runways:13/31, 17/35
Longest paved runway: 8061 ft
Fees:No data
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.96  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.45  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.86  (full serve service)

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Runway 13/31

Dimensions:4797 x 75ft. / 1462.1 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
13811.3ft. MSL
132° mag
136° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
31811.5ft. MSL
312° mag
316° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:8061 x 150ft. / 2457.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 75000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17826.5ft. MSL
176° mag
180° true
0.2% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway visual range: Rollout
35812.1ft. MSL
356° mag
0° true
0.2% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
runway visual value: RVV is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway visual range: Touchdown

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Express Flight
  • Maintenance
  • $5.45
  • $4.96
  • $4.86
  • Rentals
  • Sales
On field: NE
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: Helicopter

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N39 46.3167' / W94 54.5823'
Charts:NACO: Kansas City Sectional
Mag Var:04E (1995)
ARTCC:Kansas City (ZKC)
FSS:Columbia (COU)
NOTAM Facility:STJ
Approach/Departure Control Facility
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft2300
Light Aircraft1800
Turbine Aircraft2300
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
HIRL Rwy 17/35 Preset on Low Intst; to Incr Intst; Actvt MIRL Rwy 13/31 and REIL Rwys 17/35 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:52
Multi Engine:4

Airport Activity

GA Local:3,672
GA Itinerant:6,719
Air Taxi:270

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of St JosephAbraham J. Forney
11th & Frederick100b Nw Rosecrans Dr
St Joseph, MO 64501St Joseph, MO 64503
816-271-4653 (Office) 816-271-5374 (Office)