• Location

    Latitude: 
    41-20-15.0000N (41.337500)
    Longitude: 
    084-25-43.7000W (-84.428806)
    Elevation: 
    706.9 feet MSL (215 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    6.3 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    4 N.M. NW of Defiance, Ohio
    Found On: 
    Detroit Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    10/1945
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1800
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZOB (Cleveland)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1707 feet (520 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    DFI
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  16
    Multi Engine:  2
    Ultralights:  2

    Annual Operations (as of 06/02/2017)

    Total Operations:  9430
    Air Taxi:  1500 15.9%
    GA Local:  5100 54.1%
    GA Itinerant:  2800 29.7%
    Military Aircraft:  30 0.3%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.700
    Unicom:  122.700
    Approach:  TOLEDO
    134.35
    Departure:  TOLEDO
    134.35
    ASOS:  121.425 (419-658-2301)

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Publicly owned: 
      TONY SAXTON
      20399 AIRPORT RD.
      DEFIANCE, OH 43512
      419-658-4444
      BOARD OF CO COMMISSIONERS
      400 COURT STREET
      DEFIANCE, OH 43512
      419-782-4761
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 419

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
      TAS Aviation
        
      658-4444 100LL, Jet A
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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Cleveland(CLE)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
    • Instrument Procedures / Charts


      FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

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      DP - Departure Procedure Charts
      HOT - Hot Spots
      IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
      MIN - Minimums
      STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
      Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
      Last Cycle
      IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 12 EC-2
      MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-2
      MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-2
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    • Maps

      Defiance - Defiance Memorial (DFI) Airport Terminal Map

      Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near DFI

      Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).
    • Nearby Airports with Fuel

      Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
      8.5 Williams County Airport
      (0G6)
      335 341 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
      16.4 Henry County Airport
      (7W5)
      82 89 100LL, Jet A
      27.1 Putnam County Airport
      (KOWX OWX)
      131 138 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
      28.7 De Kalb County Airport
      (KGWB GWB)
      266 272 100LL, Jet A
      29.5 Van Wert County Airport
      (KVNW VNW)
      195 201 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
      31.7 Toledo Express Airport
      (TOL KTOL TOL)
      61 68 100LL, Jet A
      34.6 Tri-State Steuben County Airport
      (ANQ KANQ ANQ)
      301 307 100LL, Jet A
      34.7 Smith Field Airport
      (SMD KSMD SMD)
      250 256 100LL, Jet A
      35.5 Lenawee County Airport
      (ADG KADG ADG)
      26 33 100LL, Jet A
      35.7 Hillsdale Municipal Airport
      (KJYM JYM)
      348 354 100LL, Jet A
      36.1 Wood County Airport
      (1G0)
      84 91 100LL, Jet A
      37.1 Bluffton Airport
      (5G7)
      136 143 100LL, Jet A
      38.3 Kendallville Municipal Airport
      (C62)
      282 288 100LL
      39.5 Findlay Airport
      (FDY KFDY FDY)
      119 126 100LL, Jet A+
      39.9 Betz Airport
      (44G)
      38 45 100LL
      40.8 Fort Wayne International Airport
      (FWA KFWA FWA)
      238 244 100LL, Jet A, Jet A++
      41.9 Lima Allen County Airport
      (AOH KAOH AOH)
      154 161 100LL, Jet A-1+
      42.2 Toledo Suburban Airport
      (KDUH DUH)
      55 62 100LL, Jet A
      44.7 Toledo Executive Airport
      (TDZ KTDZ TDZ)
      71 78 100LL, Jet A
      46.2 Shamrock Field Airport
      (6G8)
      10 17 100LL
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

      List ALL DFI NOTAMs

      NOTAM Radius Search

      NOTAMS within
      NM of DFI

      NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

      Locations (ICAO):
      Buffer (Both Sides):
      NM
      Include:
    • Ratings & Reviews

      Defiance Memorial Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Defiance Memorial Airport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Business Centers
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Taxis
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    • Remarks

      A110-2 105 FT UNLIGHTED PLINE AND TOWER, 1/4 MILE FM THLD, EXTDD L & R OF CNTRLN RY 19.
      A110-3 DEER ON & INVOF OF ARPT.
      A110-4 ADMIN BLDG ACCESS, 1-2-2-9.
      A16 443-745-6069 MGR CELL. 517-592-6253 UNATND ARPT PH.
      A17 ARPT CLOSED DEC-APR.
      A24 PARKING/OVERNIGHT FEE.
      A40-01/19 LIRL OUT OF SERVICE INDEFINITELY.
      A42-01 01/19 MKD WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES; DSPLCD THLD MKD WITH 3 CONES EACH SIDE.
      A57-19 APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
      A70 AVAILABLE WITH PRIOR ARRANGEMENT.
      A81-APT ACTVT LIRL RY 01/19 - CTAF.
      E111 ALL TFC PTNS CONDD EAST OF RWY 1/19.

    • Runways

      DFI Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 01/19 is 2822 ft (860 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach:

      DFI Airport Runway Details

      Runway 01/19  2822 ft x 100 ft (860 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Turf - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Low Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 01

      Runway 19

      Elevation: 
      995 995
      Latitude: 
      42-05-28.5100N 42-05-55.7600N
      Longitude: 
      084-14-30.0300W 084-14-23.5800W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      0 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Right Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE PLINE
      Object Height: 
      57 105
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Marked
      Distance from End: 
      804 1494
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      65 ft. left of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 613
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

      Runway 01/19  2822 ft x 100 ft (860 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Turf/G -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 01

      Runway 19

      Elevation: 
      995 995
      Latitude: 
      42.0913 42.0988
      Longitude: 
      -84.2417 -84.2399
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      0 0
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      Object Height: 
      0 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      Yes Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      995 995
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 613
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      0 0
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      0 0
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      0 0
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      0 0

    • Services

      Fuel Available: 
      100LL
      Landing Fees: 
      Yes
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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