• Location

    Latitude: 
    46-49-36.8530N (46.826904)
    Longitude: 
    094-30-25.9930W (-94.507220)
    Elevation: 
    1355.0 feet MSL (413 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    1 E (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    1 N.M. NE of Backus, Minnesota
    Found On: 
    Twin Cities Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    11/1941
    Control tower: 
    No
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZMP (Minneapolis)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SS-SR
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    No
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    2355 feet (718 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    PNM
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  7
    Multi Engine:  1

    Annual Operations (as of 07/31/2017)

    Total Operations:  6400
    GA Local:  4000 62.5%
    GA Itinerant:  2400 37.5%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.900

         
    • Contacts

      Manager: 
      Publicly owned: 
      CRAIG TAYLOR
      1633 24TH AVE SW
      BACKUS, MN 56435
      (218) 831-1373
      CITY OF BACKUS
      PO BOX 44
      BACKUS, MN 56435
      218-947-3221
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      Area Code: 218

      Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
      Air D, Inc.
        
      947-3100, 800-920-2473 100LL, MOGAS
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    • Flight Service Stations

      Primary Alternate
      FSS on Field:  N
      FSS Name (ID):  Princeton(PNM)
      Frequency: 
      Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
         
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    • Maps

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    • METAR / TAF

      METAR

      TAF

    • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 7Y3

      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
      20.7 Walker Municipal Airport
      (Y49)
      344 343 100LL
      23.6 Park Rapids Municipal-Konshok Field Airport
      (PKD KPKD PKD)
      281 280 100LL, Jet A
      29.7 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
      (BRD KBRD BRD)
      148 147 100LL, Jet A
      35.0 Nary National-Shefland Field Airport
      (5C3)
      340 339 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
      35.5 Lindey's Landing Airport
      (5MN7)
      137 136 100LL
      36.8 Wadena Municipal Airport
      (KADC ADC)
      232 230 100LL, MOGAS
      38.0 Aitkin Municipal-Steve Kurtz Field Airport
      (KAIT AIT)
      115 115 100LL, Jet A
      44.1 Moberg Air Base Seaplane Base
      (96M)
      336 335 100LL, MOGAS
      44.6 Bemidji Regional Airport
      (BJI KBJI BJI)
      337 336 100LL, Jet A
      46.8 Grand Rapids/Itasca Co-Gordon Newstrom Field Airport
      (GPZ KGPZ GPZ)
      60 60 100LL, Jet A
      47.0 Perham Municipal Airport
      (16D)
      254 252 100LL
      53.1 Little Falls/Morrison County-Lindbergh Field Airport
      (KLXL LXL)
      172 171 100LL
      56.6 Detroit Lakes-Wething Field Airport
      (DTL KDTL DTL)
      270 268 100LL, Jet A
      57.8 Todd Field Airport
      (14Y)
      195 194 100LL
      66.6 Pelican Rapids Municipal-Lyon's Field Airport
      (47Y)
      260 258 100LL, MOGAS
      68.4 Chandler Field Airport
      (AXN KAXN AXN)
      212 210 100LL, Jet A
      75.4 Fergus Falls Municipal-Einar Mickelson Field Airport
      (FFM KFFM FFM)
      245 243 100LL, Jet A
      75.7 Hawley Municipal Airport
      (04Y)
      273 271 100LL
      75.9 Mora Municipal Airport
      (KJMR JMR)
      137 137 100LL, Jet A
      76.0 Range Regional Airport
      (HIB KHIB HIB)
      63 64 100LL, Jet A
    • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

      NOTAMs

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    • Ratings & Reviews

      Backus Municipal Airport Ratings

      Category Aspect Rating
      Overall Rating for Backus Municipal Airport
      • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Flight Service Number of Flights
      • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Overall Number of Routes Served
      • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      International Routes Served
      • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

      On-time Performance
      • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Business Centers
      • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Airport Website (information & tools)
      • 2.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Availability of Internet Connectivity
      • 3.0/5 (3 votes cast)

      Wireless Internet Access
      • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      General Facilities ATM Locations
      • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Public Telephones
      • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Restrooms
      • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Architecture
      • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Terminal Layout
      • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Seating Areas
      • 2.7/5 (3 votes cast)

      Overall Cleanliness
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Children Play Areas
      • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Geographic Location
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Baggage Claim Locations
      • 2.7/5 (3 votes cast)

      Baggage Handling
      • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Overall Comfort
      • 2.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Security Lines
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Parking Pricing
      • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Public Transport
      • 3.3/5 (3 votes cast)

      Car Rental
      • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Taxis
      • 3.0/5 (3 votes cast)

      Hotel Shuttles
      • 3.5/5 (2 votes cast)

      Proximity to City Center
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
      • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
      • 4.0/5 (2 votes cast)

      Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
      • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    • Remarks

      A110-1 CTC DULUTH APP CON TO ACTVT RYS 13 & 31 ILS 0600-2300.
      A110-2 DIVERTED ACFT LIMITATIONS - NO INTL PSGR PROCESSING, ONLY ONE ACR GATE, LIMITED STERILE AREA SPACE (70 PSGRS), VENDING CONCESSIONS ONLY.
      A110-3 COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -31C.
      A17 AIRFIELD CONDS UNMONITORED BTN MIDNIGHT - 0400 HRS LCL TIME.
      A24 LNDG FEES FOR ALL ACFT OVER 12,500 LBS.
      A26 PPR FOR UNSKED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 218-262-3451. RY 04/22 NOT AVBL FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 9 PSGR SEATS.
      A30-04/22 RY 4/22 CLSD DURING THE HRS OF DARKNESS.
      A81-APT HIRL RY 13/31 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTIVATE MALSR RY 13/31; VASI RY 13/31; HIRL RY 13/31 - CTAF.

    • Runways

      7Y3 Airport Runway Summary

      Longest Runway: 13/31 is 6758 ft (2060 m) long
      Runways with an Instrument Approach: 13, 31

      7Y3 Airport Runway Details

      Runway 04/22  3075 ft x 75 ft (937 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 02/15/2012
      Surface:  Asphalt - Excellent condition -
      Runway Pavement Class:  3 /F/B/Y/U
      Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  35.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  45.0
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 04

      Runway 22

      Elevation: 
      1349 1352
      Latitude: 
      47-23-10.7600N 47-23-30.5400N
      Longitude: 
      092-50-47.6900W 092-50-13.7900W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      49 229
      ILS Type: 
      Glide Path Angle: 
      0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Nonprecision Instrument Basic
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      ROAD ROAD
      Object Height: 
      10 17
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      310 930
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      250 ft. left and right of centerline 350 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      3075 3075
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      3075 3075
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      3075 3075
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      3075 3075

      Runway 13/31  6758 ft x 150 ft (2060 m x 46 m)
      Runway Length Source:  ADO as of 02/15/2012
      Surface:  Asphalt - Excellent condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
      Runway Pavement Class:  33 /F/C/X/T
      Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

      Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
      Single Wheel Landing Gear:  60.0
      Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  100.
      Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  160.0
      Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

      Runway 13

      Runway 31

      Elevation: 
      1354 1338
      Latitude: 
      47-23-29.9900N 47-22-45.1700N
      Longitude: 
      092-50-51.9400W 092-49-39.2100W
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      132 312
      ILS Type: 
      ILS ILS
      Glide Path Angle: 
      3.0 degrees 2.9 degrees
      Traffic Pattern: 
      Left Left
      Runway Markings Type: 
      Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
      Runway Markings Condition:
      Good Good
      Arresting Device: 
      Object at End: 
      ROAD
      Object Height: 
      17 0
      Object Marked/Lighted?: 
      Distance from End: 
      540 0
      Object Centerline Offset: 
      250 ft. left and right of centerline 350 ft. right of centerline
      Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
      4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway
      Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
      Approach Light System: 
      1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
      REIL: 
      No No
      Touchdown Lights: 
      No No
      Centerline Lights: 
      No No
      Threshold Crossing Height: 
      48 60
      Threshold Elevation: 
      0 0
      Displaced Threshold: 
      0 0
      Threshold Latitude: 

      Threshold Longitude: 

      Declared Distances
      Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
      6758 6758
      Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
      6758 6758
      Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
      6758 6758
      Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
      6758 6758

      Runway 04/22  3075 ft x 75 ft (937 m x 23 m)
      Runway Length Source:  as of
      Surface:  Asphalt -
      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 04

      Runway 22

      Elevation: 
      1348 1350
      Latitude: 
      47.3863 47.3918
      Longitude: 
      -92.8466 -92.8372
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      49 229
      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: 
      1348 1350
      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  6758 ft x 150 ft (2060 m x 46 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 13

      Runway 31

      Elevation: 
      1353 1337
      Latitude: 
      47.3917 47.3792
      Longitude: 
      -92.8478 -92.8276
      True Magnetic Hdg.: 
      132 312
      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: 
      1353 1337
      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

    • Services

      Airframe Repair: 
      Major
      Powerplant Repair: 
      Major
      Bottled Oxygen: 
      None
      Bulk Oxygen: 
      None
      Fuel Available: 
      100LL, Jet A
      Landing Fees: 
      Yes
      Parking: 
      Hangars available

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