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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
48-09-48.3691N (48.163436)
Longitude: 
110-06-51.4219W (-110.114284)
Elevation: 
2698.5 feet MSL (823 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
11.8 E (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. S of Big Sandy, Montana
Found On: 
Great Falls Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
10/1949
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ON CALL/ON CALL/ON CALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLC (Salt Lake City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
3698 feet (1127 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
GTF
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  14

Annual Operations (as of 06/01/2017)

Total Operations:  5650
Air Taxi:  50 0.9%
GA Local:  5000 88.5%
GA Itinerant:  600 10.6%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    MARK REICHERT
    1026 PRAIRIE DOG LANE
    BIG SANDY, MT 59520
    406-378-2361
    BIG SANDY/CCJAB
    1026 PRAIRIE DOG LANE
    BIG SANDY, MT 59520
    (406) 390-3910

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    Area Code: 406

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Triangle Aviation
      
    Unicom 122.9 378-2534 100LL
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    Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Great Falls(GTF)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
       

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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

    Big Sandy - Big Sandy (3U8) Airport Terminal Map

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    3U8 Airport Sectional

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    3U8 Airport Diagram


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    METAR / TAF Weather

    METAR

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 3U8

    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
    26.7 Havre City-County Airport
    (HVR KHVR HVR)
    31 19 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    28.4 Fort Benton Airport
    (79S)
    227 215 100LL
    40.7 Liberty County Airport
    (KLTY LTY)
    301 289 100LL
    43.0 Edgar G Obie Airport
    (S71)
    52 41 100LL
    46.8 Hebbelman Airport
    (4U4)
    62 51 100LL
    61.2 Stanford/Biggerstaff Field Airport
    (S64)
    184 172 MOGAS
    65.0 Great Falls International Airport
    (GTF KGTF GTF)
    231 219 100LL, Jet A
    71.8 Lewistown Municipal Airport
    (LWT KLWT LWT)
    158 147 100, 100LL, Jet A
    73.6 Shelby Airport
    (SBX KSBX SBX)
    288 275 100LL, Jet A+
    74.5 Conrad Airport
    (S01)
    270 257 100LL
    84.9 Choteau Airport
    (KCII CII)
    257 244 100LL, Jet A+
    88.5 Malta Airport
    (MLK M75)
    81 70 100LL, Jet A
    94.0 Cut Bank International Airport
    (CTB KCTB CTB)
    287 274 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
    NM of 3U8

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    Ratings & Reviews

    Big Sandy Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Big Sandy Airport
    • 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
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote 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
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    Public Telephones
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
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    Seating Areas
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    Overall Cleanliness
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    Children Play Areas
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    Geographic Location
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    Baggage Claim Locations
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    Baggage Handling
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    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
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    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
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    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
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    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Runways

    3U8 Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 06/24 is 3600 ft (1097 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    3U8 Airport Runway Details



    Runway 06/24  3600 ft x 60 ft (1097 m x 18 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 06

    Runway 24

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    48.1611 48.1631
    Longitude: 
    -110.122 -110.108
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    78 258
    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: 
    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 13/31  2975 ft x 50 ft (907 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Grass -
    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 13

    Runway 31

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    48.1667 48.1594
    Longitude: 
    -110.112 -110.106
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    150 330
    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: 
    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 18/36  1430 ft x 55 ft (436 m x 17 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/G -
    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 18

    Runway 36

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    186 6
    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: 
    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

    Remarks

    A52-13 RWY 13 POWER LINE MARKED WITH ORANGE BALLS.
    A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 06/24 - CTAF
    E111 ESTBD PRIOR TO 1959.

    Services

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

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