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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 March 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
   

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234 222 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
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340 328 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
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158 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
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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 HLN Airport Price
yes Residence Inn By Marriott Helena 0.7 124.00 USD
yes Wingate By Wyndham - Helena 1.3 115.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Helena 1.3 89.00 USD
yes Red Lion Colonial Hotel Helena 1.4 106.25 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Helena 1.4 64.00 USD
yes Super 8 Helena 1.4 61.88 USD
no Fairfield Inn By Marriott Helena 1.5 79.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Helena 1.5 85.00 USD
yes Shilo Inn Helena 1.5 64.00 USD
yes Days Inn Helena 1.5 65.00 USD
yes Howard Johnson Helena 1.5 69.99 USD
no Holiday Inn Express And Suites Helena 1.6 94.00 USD
yes Jorgensons Inn 1.7 79.00 USD
yes The Sleepy Senator Guest House 2.4 125.00 USD
yes Comfort Suites Helena 2.6 99.00 USD
no Best Western Premier Helena Great Northern Hotel 2.7 139.00 USD
yes Lamplighter Motel 3.0 64.20 USD
yes Holiday Inn Helena 3.0 96.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Helena Mt 3.0 92.65 USD
yes Elkhorn Mountain Inn 4.9 140.00 USD
yes Travelodge Deer Lodge Montana 38.1 62.00 USD
yes Budget Inn Deer Lodge 38.7 50.00 USD
no River`s Bend Lodge - Bed And Breakfast 39.9 0.00 USD
yes Rocker Inn 42.2 57.00 USD
yes Rodeway Inn & Suites Capri 48.6 53.10 USD
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