• Location

    Latitude: 
    38-55-31.0000N (38.925278)
    Longitude: 
    089-39-44.0000W (-89.662222)
    Elevation: 
    595.0 feet MSL (181 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    2 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    3 N.M. S of New Douglas, Illinois
    Found On: 
    St Louis Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Gliderport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Private
    Type: 
    Gliderport
    Activation Date: 
    02/1998
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    Unattended
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZKC (Kansas City)
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1595 feet (486 m)
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  1
    Gliders:  9

    Annual Operations (as of )

  • Communications

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Privately owned: 
      JIM PITCHER
      7410 ROCKWELL
      NEW DOUGLAS, IL 62074
      (636) 346-4657
      SILVERCREEK GLIDER CLUB
      7410 ROCKWELL RD
      NEW DOUGLAS, IL 62074
    • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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      Area Code: 618

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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Saint Louis(STL)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
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    • Maps

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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 3IL1

      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
      13.4 St Louis Metro-East/Shafer Field Airport
      (3K6)
      210 212 100LL
      14.2 Litchfield Municipal Airport
      (3LF)
      357 359 100LL, Jet A
      14.3 Greenville Airport
      (GRE KGRE GRE)
      111 113 100LL, Jet A
      18.0 St Louis Regional Airport
      (ALN KALN ALN)
      263 265 100LL, Jet A
      23.5 Vandalia Municipal Airport
      (VLA KVLA VLA)
      80 82 100LL, Jet A
      31.4 St Louis Downtown Airport
      (CPS KCPS CPS)
      227 229 100LL, Jet A
      34.7 St Louis Lambert International Airport
      (STL KSTL STL)
      252 254 100LL, Jet A
      35.8 St Charles County Smartt Airport
      (KSET SET)
      270 271 100LL
      36.3 Centralia Municipal Airport
      (ENL KENL ENL)
      132 134 100LL, Jet A
      39.6 Taylorville Municipal Airport
      (KTAZ TAZ)
      22 24 100LL, Jet A
      41.3 Creve Coeur Airport
      (1H0)
      253 254 100LL, Jet A
      46.6 Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport
      (SAR KSAR SAR)
      182 184 100LL, Jet A
      48.9 Spirit Of St Louis Airport
      (SUS KSUS SUS)
      251 252 100LL, Jet A
      52.2 Mount Vernon Airport
      (MVN KMVN MVN)
      133 136 100LL, Jet A
      53.3 Effingham County Memorial Airport
      (1H2)
      80 83 100LL, Jet A
      55.1 Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
      (SPI KSPI SPI)
      359 361 100LL, Jet A, JP-8
      55.4 Festus Memorial Airport
      (KFES FES)
      217 218 100LL, Jet A
      57.5 Jacksonville Municipal Airport
      (IJX KIJX IJX)
      332 334 100LL, Jet A
      58.6 Pinckneyville-Du Quoin Airport
      (KPJY PJY)
      165 167 100LL
      58.7 Flora Municipal Airport
      (KFOA FOA)
      105 108 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

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      NOTAMS within
      NM of KFOA

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

      Silvercreek Gliderport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Silvercreek Gliderport
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Architecture
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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

      A110-1 RY 15/33 SOFT WHEN WET.
      A42-15 RWY 15 /33 THLDS & BOUNDARY OUTLINED BY WHITE 1/2 TIRES. DAY USE ONLY.
      A57-15 APCH SLOPE IS 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
      A70 FUEL SELF SVC WITH CREDIT CARD.
      A81-APT MIRL RY 03/21 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT REIL RY 21; PLASI RYS 03/21 & TWY LGTS - CTAF.
      E40-33 NW

    • Runways

      3IL1 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 03/21 is 5003 ft (1525 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach: 21

      3IL1 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 03/21  5003 ft x 75 ft (1525 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 06/25/2008
      Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  30.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  40.0
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 03

      Runway 21

      Elevation: 
      473 466
      Latitude: 
      38-39-29.8034N 38-40-12.7774N
      Longitude: 
      088-27-25.5143W 088-26-54.3170W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      30 210
      ILS Type: 
      LOC/DME
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Fair Fair
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE
      Object Height: 
      0 38
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      0 871
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      216 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Pulsating/Steady Burning VASI On Left Side Of Runway Pulsating/Steady Burning VASI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No Yes
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      23 25
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      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 15/33  2715 ft x 100 ft (828 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 06/25/2008
      Surface:  Asphalt - Fair condition -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  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 15

      Runway 33

      Elevation: 
      472 465
      Latitude: 
      38-40-10.5039N 38-39-47.2818N
      Longitude: 
      088-27-22.1495W 088-27-05.0029W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      150 330
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      TREE
      Object Height: 
      38 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      573 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      216 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      470 466
      Displaced Threshold: 
      204 174
      Threshold Latitude: 
      38-40-08.7573N 38-39-48.7744N

      Threshold Longitude: 

      088-27-20.8597W 088-27-06.1049W
      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 03/21  5003 ft x 75 ft (1525 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      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 03

      Runway 21

      Elevation: 
      473 467
      Latitude: 
      38.6583 38.6702
      Longitude: 
      -88.4571 -88.4484
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      30 210
      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: 
      473 467
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      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 15/33  2700 ft x 100 ft (823 m x 30 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  GRE -
      Runway Pavement Class: 
      Runway Edge Lights:  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 15

      Runway 33

      Elevation: 
      473 473
      Latitude: 
      38.6693 38.6631
      Longitude: 
      -88.456 -88.4509
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      147 327
      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: 
      Touchdown Lights: 
      Centerline Lights: 
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      473 473
      Displaced Threshold: 
      160 0
      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

      Airframe Repair: 
      None
      Powerplant Repair: 
      None
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      No
      Parking: 
      Hangars and tiedowns available

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