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79S Airport Location

Latitude: 
47-50-42.3900N (47.845108)
Longitude: 
110-38-11.3300W (-110.636481)
Elevation: 
2868.5 feet MSL (874 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
12.1 E (as of May 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. NE of Fort Benton, Montana
Found On: 
Great Falls Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

79S Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 05/23 is 4300 ft (1311 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

79S Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
3868 feet (1179 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

79S Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Crop Dusting Services
Pilot Instruction
Annual Surveying

79S Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
GEORGE CARVER
BOX 494
FT BENTON, MT 59442
406-622-3489
FT BENTON & CHOUTEAU CO
CHOUTEAU COUNTY COURTHOUSE, PO BOX 459
FORT BENTON, MT 59442
406-622-9494

79S Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
28.4 Big Sandy Airport
(3U8)
47 35 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
36.8 Great Falls International Airport
(GTF KGTF GTF)
233 221 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.4 Liberty County Airport
(KLTY LTY)
340 328 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
45.0 Stanford/Biggerstaff Field Airport
(S64)
158 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
54.5 Havre City-County Airport
(HVR KHVR HVR)
39 27 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.2 Conrad Airport
(S01)
290 277 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
61.7 Choteau Airport
(KCII CII)
269 256 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
64.7 Shelby Airport
(SBX KSBX SBX)
310 297 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
67.3 Lewistown Municipal Airport
(LWT KLWT LWT)
134 123 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
71.3 Edgar G Obie Airport
(S71)
50 39 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
74.6 Hebbelman Airport
(4U4)
56 45 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
81.7 White Sulphur Springs Airport
(7S6)
187 175 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
83.3 Cut Bank International Airport
(CTB KCTB CTB)
304 291 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
92.4 Helena Regional Airport
(HLN KHLN HLN)
216 204 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 79S Airport Price
no Ski`s Western Motel 38.0 65.00 USD
yes Royal Motel 38.2 45.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn Great Falls, Mt 38.5 84.15 USD
no Greystone Inn 38.6 55.00 USD
yes Townhouse Inn Great Falls 38.6 80.75 USD
yes Days Inn Great Falls 38.7 66.00 USD
no Plaza Inn 38.7 65.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Great Falls 38.8 52.00 USD
no Fairfield Great Falls Mt 38.9 109.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Ponderosa 38.9 74.00 USD
yes The Great Falls Comfort Inn 39.0 84.00 USD
yes Staybridge Suites Great Falls 39.2 99.99 USD
yes Holiday Inn Great Falls 39.3 77.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Great Falls 39.3 95.00 USD
yes Extended Stay America Great Falls - Missouri River 39.4 70.00 USD
no Central Motel 39.6 75.00 USD
no The Collins Mansion - Bed And Breakfast 39.7 89.00 USD
yes Best Western Plus Heritage Inn 40.5 88.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Great Falls 41.2 98.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Great Falls 41.3 92.65 USD
no Comfort Inn & Suites Great Falls 41.4 99.00 USD
yes Crystal Inn Hotel & Suites - Great Falls 42.4 90.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Conrad 64.6 69.00 USD
yes Townhouse Inn Of Havre 65.5 74.99 USD
no Best Western Plus Great Northern Inn 66.3 0.00 USD
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