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Franklin Hospital Heliport

FAA: 53IS

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53IS Heliport Location

Latitude: 
38-00-34.0000N (38.009444)
Longitude: 
088-55-07.0000W (-88.918611)
Elevation: 
445.0 feet MSL (136 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.4 W (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. N of Benton, Illinois
Found On: 
St Louis Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

53IS Heliport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: H1 is 40 ft (12 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

53IS Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1445 feet (440 m)

53IS Heliport Services

53IS Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
MARK HALL
201 BAILEY LANE
BENTON, IL 62812
618-439-3161
FRANKLIN HOSPITAL
201 BAILEY LANE
BENTON, IL 62812
618-439-3161

53IS Heliport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
FSS Name (ID):  Columbia(COU)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
0.8 Benton Municipal Airport
(H96)
265 267 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
15.9 Veterans Airport Of Southern Illinois Airport
(MWA KMWA MWA)
196 198 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
19.0 Mount Vernon Airport
(MVN KMVN MVN)
8 11 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
21.0 Pinckneyville-Du Quoin Airport
(KPJY PJY)
264 266 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
21.0 Southern Illinois Airport
(MDH KMDH MDH)
228 230 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
21.1 Harrisburg-Raleigh Airport
(HSB KHSB HSB)
124 127 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.4 Centralia Municipal Airport
(ENL KENL ENL)
345 347 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.6 Fairfield Municipal Airport
(KFWC FWC)
46 49 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
37.8 Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport
(SAR KSAR SAR)
283 285 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
37.9 Carmi Municipal Airport
(KCUL CUL)
82 85 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
45.0 Flora Municipal Airport
(KFOA FOA)
28 31 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
45.4 Perryville Regional Airport
(PCD)
259 261 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
50.2 Metropolis Municipal Airport
(M30)
170 173 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.7 Sturgis Municipal Airport
(KTWT TWT)
121 124 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
54.1 Greenville Airport
(GRE KGRE GRE)
336 338 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
55.2 Olney-Noble Airport
(OLY KOLY OLY)
39 42 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
56.3 Cape Girardeau Regional Airport
(CGI KCGI CGI)
213 215 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
57.4 Barkley Regional Airport
(PAH KPAH PAH)
173 175 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.6 Henderson City-County Airport
(KEHR EHR)
101 104 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
60.0 Vandalia Municipal Airport
(VLA KVLA VLA)
348 350 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Where to Stay Near 53IS Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near 53IS Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 53IS Airport Price
yes Super 8 Benton/West City Area 1.1 59.99 USD
yes Gray Plaza Motel 1.1 44.95 USD
yes Magnuson Hotel Benton 1.1 64.99 USD
yes Gray Plaza Motel West Frankfort 7.8 44.95 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn West Frankfort 7.8 44.95 USD
yes Budget Inn Du Quoin 17.2 45.95 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Du Quoin 17.2 55.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Marion 18.4 85.00 USD
no Comfort Inn Marion 18.4 89.00 USD
yes Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Marion, Il 18.5 89.00 USD
no Fairfield Inn Marion 18.6 84.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Marion 18.6 49.50 USD
yes Econo Lodge Marion 18.6 50.00 USD
yes Drury Inn Marion 18.7 80.00
yes Hampton Inn Marion 18.7 71.40 USD
yes Super 8 Marion 18.7 51.84 USD
yes Motel 6 - Marion 18.7 39.99 USD
yes Jasones B&B and Restaurant 19.3 99.00 USD
yes Best Western Plus Marion Hotel 19.3 76.50 USD
no Quality Inn And Suites Marion 19.6 64.00 USD
no Comfort Suites Marion 19.6 85.00 USD
yes Comfort Suites Mount Vernon 20.8 129.99 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Mt. Vernon 20.8 69.99 USD
yes Royal Inn 20.8 39.99 USD
no Motel 6 Mount Vernon 21.0 44.99 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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