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Farrar Airport

FAA: IA56

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IA56 Airport Location

Latitude: 
41-46-49.9560N (41.780543)
Longitude: 
093-22-45.7530W (-93.379376)
Elevation: 
916.0 feet MSL (279 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.6 E (as of October 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. S of Farrar, Iowa
Found On: 
Omaha Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

IA56 Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 18/36 is 2500 ft (762 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

IA56 Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZMP (Minneapolis)
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1916 feet (584 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

IA56 Airport Services

IA56 Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
THERESA BACKSTROM
10632 NE 118TH AVENUE
MAXWELL, IA 50161
515-249-6816
THERESA BACKSTROM
10632 NE 118TH AVENUE
MAXWELL, IA 50161
515-249-6816

IA56 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
9.9 Ankeny Regional Airport
(KIKV IKV)
237 236 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
14.0 Morningstar Field Airport
(Y76)
237 236 100LL, MOGAS
16.7 Ames Municipal Airport
(AMW KAMW AMW)
319 318 Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
19.5 Des Moines International Airport
(DSM KDSM DSM)
220 219 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
26.4 Boone Municipal Airport
(BNW KBNW BNW)
307 306 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
28.7 Marshalltown Municipal Airport
(MIW KMIW MIW)
45 45 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
29.1 Grinnell Regional Airport
(KGGI GGI)
98 98 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
29.9 Pella Municipal Airport
(KPEA PEA)
139 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.3 Knoxville Municipal Airport
(KOXV OXV)
157 157 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.3 Drake Airport
(2Y1)
357 356 100LL
35.0 Perry Municipal Airport
(PRO KPRO PRO)
274 273 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.2 Winterset Municipal Airport
(3Y3)
229 228 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.7 Iowa Falls Municipal Airport
(IFA KIFA IFA)
6 6 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
45.0 Webster City Municipal Airport
(EBS KEBS EBS)
331 330 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
45.2 Jefferson Municipal Airport
(EFW KEFW EFW)
288 287 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
45.7 Chariton Municipal Airport
(KCNC CNC)
178 177 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
49.3 Belle Plaine Municipal Airport
(KTZT TZT)
82 82 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
55.0 Greenfield Municipal Airport
(KGFZ GFZ)
240 239 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.0 Hampton Municipal Airport
(HPT KHPT HPT)
6 6 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
58.2 Ottumwa Regional Airport
(OTM KOTM OTM)
133 133 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from IA56 Airport Price
yes Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Colfax/Newton 8.5 69.99 USD
yes Colfax Inn 9.0 54.50 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Altoona-Des Moines 9.5 98.95 USD
no Settle Inn And Suites Altoona 10.1 59.95 USD
no Victoria`s Vineyard B&b 10.2 150.00 USD
yes Motel 6 Des Moines East - Altoona 10.3 51.99 USD
no Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino 10.3 149.00 USD
no Fairfield Inn And Suites Des Moines Ankeny 10.9 89.95 USD
yes Days Inn Ankeny 10.9 69.99 USD
no Best Western Metro North 10.9 79.99 USD
no Quality Inn & Suites Ankeny 11.0 85.00 USD
no Super 8 Ankeny - Des Moines Area 11.0 53.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Altoona Inn 11.0 64.00 USD
no Courtyard Des Moines Ankeny 11.1 129.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Ankeny 11.2 96.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Ankeny-Des Moines 11.2 86.95 USD
no Country Inn And Suites By Carlson Ankeny 11.2 0.00 USD
no Americinn Ankeny 11.3 100.00 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites Ankeny 11.5 129.00 USD
no Broadway Motel Des Moines 11.8 39.99 USD
yes Palace Inn 13.6 45.00
yes Sleep Inn & Suites 13.9 80.00 USD
yes Extend a Suites Des Moines 14.4 59.99 USD
yes Rodeway Inn Des Moines 14.5 49.99 USD
yes Comfort Inn Des Moines 14.5 80.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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