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Palo Alto County Hospital Heliport

FAA: IA79

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IA79 Heliport Location

Latitude: 
43-07-14.4800N (43.120689)
Longitude: 
094-41-32.9200W (-94.692478)
Elevation: 
1210.0 feet MSL (369 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
1.5 E (as of November 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
0 N.M. N of Emmetsburg, Iowa
Found On: 
Omaha Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

IA79 Heliport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: H1 is 60 ft (18 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

IA79 Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2210 feet (674 m)

IA79 Heliport Services

IA79 Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
CHRIS HARFF
3201 1ST STREET
EMMETSBURG, IA 50536
712-852-5500
PALO ALTO COUNTY HOSPITAL
3201 1ST STREET
EMMETSBURG, IA 50536

IA79 Heliport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field: 
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
1.2 Emmetsburg Municipal Airport
(KEGQ EGQ)
205 204 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
17.4 Estherville Municipal Airport
(EST KEST EST)
352 350 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
18.6 Algona Municipal Airport
(AXG KAXA AXA)
97 96 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
22.5 Spencer Municipal Airport
(SPW KSPW SPW)
277 275 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.6 Fairmont Municipal Airport
(FRM KFRM FRM)
20 19 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.7 Blue Earth Municipal Airport
(KSBU SBU)
42 41 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.6 Storm Lake Municipal Airport
(SLB KSLB SLB)
217 215 Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
40.7 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
(FOD KFOD FOD)
147 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.1 Eagle Grove Municipal Airport
(KEAG EAG)
125 124 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
44.1 Rockwell City Municipal Airport
(2Y4)
175 174 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
44.6 Cherokee County Regional Airport
(KCKP CKP)
238 236 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
46.3 Sac City Municipal Airport
(KSKI SKI)
195 193 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
46.9 Clarion Municipal Airport
(KCAV CAV)
118 117 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.0 Sibley Municipal Airport
(KISB ISB)
288 286 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.2 Sheldon Regional Airport
(KSHL SHL)
276 274 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.2 Worthington Municipal Airport
(OTG KOTG OTG)
309 307 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.9 Windom Municipal Airport
(MWM KMWM MWM)
339 337 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
54.0 Wells Municipal Airport
(68Y)
46 45 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
54.8 Webster City Municipal Airport
(EBS KEBS EBS)
138 137 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.6 Mason City Municipal Airport
(MCW KMCW MCW)
87 87 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Where to Stay Near IA79 Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near IA79 Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from IA79 Airport Price
yes Americas Best Value/Suburban Motel 0.3 50.00 USD
yes Super 8 Emmetsburg 0.6 48.00 USD
yes Sleep Inn & Suites 20.4 79.00 USD
yes Super 8 Estherville 20.4 60.99 USD
yes Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Spencer 22.8 60.00 USD
no Days Inn Hotel Spencer Ia 22.9 81.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Algona 23.3 48.00 USD
no Americinn Spencer 23.4 89.00 USD
yes Bridges Bay Resort 27.5 89.00 USD
no Rodeway Inn Near Okoboji Lake 28.1 80.00 USD
yes Arrowwood Resort And Conference Center 28.4 89.00 USD
yes Americinn Okoboji 28.7 90.00 USD
yes Ramada Spirit Lake/Okoboji 29.7 68.00 USD
yes Super 8 Spirit Lake/Okoboji 30.1 56.00 USD
no Super 8 Humboldt 35.8 64.00 USD
no Americinn Of Jackson, Mn 38.9 109.90 USD
yes Econo Lodge Jackson 39.5 60.00 USD
yes Super 8 Jackson Mn 39.5 61.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Fairmont 40.1 0.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Fairmont 40.5 102.60 USD
yes Super 8 Fairmont 40.5 89.00 USD
yes Budget Inn Motel 41.1 40.00 USD
no Budget Host Vista Inn 41.3 34.99 USD
no Super 8 Storm Lake 41.6 69.99 USD
no King`s Pointe Waterpark Resort 41.7 94.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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