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Ames Municipal Airport

IATA: AMW

ICAO: KAMW

FAA: AMW

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AMW Airport Location

Latitude: 
41-59-31.4000N (41.992056)
Longitude: 
093-37-18.6000W (-93.621833)
Elevation: 
955.6 feet MSL (291 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.8 E (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. SE of Ames, Iowa
Found On: 
Omaha Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

AMW Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 01/19 is 5701 ft (1738 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 01

AMW Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/DAWN-DUSK
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1956 feet (596 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

AMW Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental
Aircraft Sales

AMW Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DAMION PREGITZER
515 CLARK AVE
AMES, IA 50010
515-239-5275
CITY OF AMES
515 CLARK AVE
AMES, IA 50010
515-239-5160

AMW Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Fort Dodge(FOD)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
10.6 Boone Municipal Airport
(BNW KBNW BNW)
288 287 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
18.2 Ankeny Regional Airport
(KIKV IKV)
172 171 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.3 Morningstar Field Airport
(Y76)
182 181 100LL, MOGAS
21.6 Drake Airport
(2Y1)
25 24 100LL
26.0 Perry Municipal Airport
(PRO KPRO PRO)
247 246 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
27.5 Des Moines International Airport
(DSM KDSM DSM)
183 182 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
28.8 Webster City Municipal Airport
(EBS KEBS EBS)
337 336 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.1 Jefferson Municipal Airport
(EFW KEFW EFW)
272 271 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
32.2 Marshalltown Municipal Airport
(MIW KMIW MIW)
76 76 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.7 Iowa Falls Municipal Airport
(IFA KIFA IFA)
28 28 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.8 Winterset Municipal Airport
(3Y3)
205 204 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.0 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
(FOD KFOD FOD)
323 322 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
43.1 Grinnell Regional Airport
(KGGI GGI)
112 112 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
45.0 Eagle Grove Municipal Airport
(KEAG EAG)
343 342 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
45.3 Clarion Municipal Airport
(KCAV CAV)
352 351 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
46.6 Pella Municipal Airport
(KPEA PEA)
139 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
47.3 Hampton Municipal Airport
(HPT KHPT HPT)
21 21 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
47.4 Knoxville Municipal Airport
(KOXV OXV)
151 151 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.3 Rockwell City Municipal Airport
(2Y4)
298 297 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
52.1 Arthur N Neu Airport
(CIN KCIN CIN)
273 271 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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

Hotels Near AMW Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from AMW Airport Price
yes Holiday Inn Ames Conference Center, Isu 1.1 89.99 USD
yes Grandstay Residential Suites 1.2 94.90 USD
yes Gateway Hotel And Conference Center 1.3 79.00 USD
no Best Western Plus University Park Inn & Suites 1.3 80.96 USD
yes Days Inn Ames 2.1 56.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Ames 2.4 80.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Ames 2.4 44.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Ames 2.4 84.15 USD
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Ames 2.4 48.00 USD
no Americinn Of Ames, Ia 2.5 89.00 USD
yes Country Inn And Suites Ames 2.5 74.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Ames 2.5 65.00 USD
no Fairfield Inn & Suites Ames 2.7 79.95 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Ames 3.5 79.20 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Ames 3.6 82.05 USD
yes Quality Inn & Suites Starlight Village Conference Center 3.7 99.00 USD
no Budget Inn & Suites 9.5 49.99 USD
no Baymont Inn And Suites Boone 13.3 59.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Boone 13.6 63.00 USD
yes Super 8 Story City 13.7 61.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Story City 13.7 90.00 USD
no Fairfield Inn And Suites Des Moines Ankeny 18.0 89.95 USD
yes Days Inn Ankeny 18.1 69.99 USD
no Best Western Metro North 18.1 79.99 USD
no Quality Inn & Suites Ankeny 18.2 85.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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