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78IL Heliport Location

Latitude: 
41-52-21.0000N (41.872500)
Longitude: 
089-29-02.0000W (-89.483889)
Elevation: 
794.0 feet MSL (242 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.4 W (as of May 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. N of Dixon, Illinois
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

78IL Heliport Runways Show all runways...

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

78IL 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: 
1794 feet (547 m)

78IL Heliport Services

78IL Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
DAN SITZMORE
2600 N BRINTON
DIXON, IL 61021
815-288-5561
IL DEPT OF CORRECTIONS
DIXON CORRECTIONAL FACILITY, 2600 N BRINTON
DIXON, IL 61021
815-288-5561

78IL Heliport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
2.9 Dixon Municipal-Charles R Walgreen Field Airport
(C73)
144 147 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
11.6 Whiteside Co Airport-Jos H Bittorf Field Airport
(KSQI SQI)
227 229 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
18.1 Rochelle Municipal Airport-Koritz Field Airport
(KRPJ RPJ)
86 89 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
18.3 Bresson Airport
(C82)
110 113 100LL
22.8 Albertus Airport
(FEP KFEP FEP)
349 351 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.9 Chicago/Rockford International Airport
(RFD KRFD RFD)
41 44 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
30.5 Freeport/Dornink Airport
(C86)
353 355 80, 100LL
34.7 Illinois Valley Regional-Walter A Duncan Field Airport
(VYS KVYS VYS)
154 157 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.9 De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport
(KDKB DKB)
83 86 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
35.4 Hinckley Airport
(0C2)
99 102 80
39.5 Poplar Grove Airport
(C77)
46 49 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
42.0 Skydive Chicago Airport
(8N2)
132 135 100LL, Jet A
44.0 Beloit Airport
(44C)
31 34 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
44.1 Hartenbower Hectares Airport
(2V3)
159 162 80, 100LL
44.7 Cushing Field Ltd Airport
(0C8)
118 121 100LL, Mogas
44.8 Monroe Municipal Airport
(KEFT EFT)
353 355 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
45.5 Kewanee Municipal Airport
(KEZI EZI)
208 210 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
45.5 Aurora Municipal Airport
(AUZ KARR ARR)
97 100 Jet A-1 - Kerosene, freeze point -50C
46.9 Foster Field Airport
(IL28)
319 321 100LL
49.0 Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport
(JVL KJVL JVL)
23 26 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 78IL Airport Price
yes Comfort Inn Dixon 3.4 85.00 USD
no Super 8 Motel - Dixon 3.5 57.00 USD
no Pinehill Inn - Bed And Breakfast 12.4 149.00 USD
no Rock Falls Hotel 13.1 0.00
yes Super 8 Rock Falls 13.1 52.00 USD
no Country Inn And Suites Rock Falls 13.1 0.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn And Suites Rochelle 21.8 70.00 USD
yes Baymont Inn & Suites Rochelle 22.8 71.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Rochelle 23.5 100.32 USD
yes Freeport Plaza Hotel 28.7 54.99 USD
yes Super 8 Freeport 29.0 64.99 USD
no Country Inn And Suites By Carlson Freeport 29.1 105.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn Freeport 30.2 99.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Mendota 30.7 80.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel Mendota 30.8 52.00 USD
yes Baymont Inn And Suites Freeport 31.7 94.00 USD
yes Howard Johnson Hotel, Rockford 31.8 49.95 USD
yes Princeton-Days Inn 33.1 54.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Princeton 33.1 66.00 USD
no Comfort Inn & Suites 34.1 87.00 USD
yes Knights Inn Sheffield 34.9 49.99 USD
no Rockford Alpine Inn & Suites 35.7 55.00 USD
yes Sweden House Lodge 35.8 53.99 USD
yes Travel Inn Rockford 35.9 50.00 USD
yes Baymont Inn And Suites Dekalb 36.5 89.00 USD
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