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Location

Latitude: 
42-18-59.9650N (42.316657)
Longitude: 
092-17-00.6670W (-92.283519)
Elevation: 
950.0 feet MSL (290 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.3 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. W of La Porte City, Iowa
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

Operations

Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
02/1965
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAU (Chicago)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1950 feet (594 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  6
Ultralights:  2

Annual Operations (as of 07/24/1998)

Total Operations:  6000
GA Local:  2000 33.3%
GA Itinerant:  4000 66.7%

Communications

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Privately owned: 
    L. NICHOLS
    13626 FOULK RD
    LA PORTE CITY, IA 50651
    319-342-3144
    L. NICHOLS
    13626 FOULK RD.
    LA PORTE CITY, IA 50651
    319-342-3242

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    Area Code: 319

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
    Nichols Aviation, Inc.
      
    342-3242 80, 100LL
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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    METAR / TAF Weather

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near IA97

    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
    15.3 Waterloo Regional Airport
    (ALO KALO ALO)
    340 340 100LL, Jet A
    17.1 Independence Municipal Airport
    (KIIB IIB)
    60 61 100LL, Jet A
    25.8 Oelwein Municipal Airport
    (KOLZ OLZ)
    31 32 100LL, Jet A
    26.3 Belle Plaine Municipal Airport
    (KTZT TZT)
    180 180 100LL
    27.4 Waverly Municipal Airport
    (C25)
    338 338 100LL, Jet A
    30.7 Marshalltown Municipal Airport
    (MIW KMIW MIW)
    246 246 100LL, Jet A
    36.4 The Eastern Iowa Airport
    (CID KCID CID)
    135 136 100LL, Jet A
    37.6 Marion Airport
    (C17)
    116 117 100LL, MOGAS
    41.6 Grinnell Regional Airport
    (KGGI GGI)
    209 209 100LL, Jet A
    44.7 Iowa Falls Municipal Airport
    (IFA KIFA IFA)
    282 282 100LL, Jet A
    45.6 George L Scott Municipal Airport
    (3Y2)
    28 29 100LL
    47.6 Northeast Iowa Regional Airport
    (CCY KCCY CCY)
    342 342 100LL, Jet A
    48.3 Hampton Municipal Airport
    (HPT KHPT HPT)
    300 300 100LL, Jet A
    50.1 Monticello Regional Airport
    (MXO KMXO MXO)
    96 97 100LL, Jet A
    50.2 Drake Airport
    (2Y1)
    270 269 100LL
    51.0 Elkader Airport
    (I27)
    51 52 100LL
    52.2 Iowa City Municipal Airport
    (IOW KIOW IOW)
    140 141 100LL, Jet A
    59.6 Monona Municipal Airport
    (7C3)
    43 44 100LL, MOGAS
    62.3 Decorah Municipal Airport
    (DEH KDEH DEH)
    22 23 100LL, Jet A
    62.4 Pella Municipal Airport
    (KPEA PEA)
    208 208 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Nichols Airport Ratings

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    Public Telephones
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    Restrooms
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    Architecture
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    Parking Pricing
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    Public Transport
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    Runways

    IA97 Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 08/26 is 2120 ft (646 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    IA97 Airport Runway Details



    Runway 08/26  2120 ft x 80 ft (646 m x 24 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/G -
    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 08

    Runway 26

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    Longitude: 
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    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: 
    0 0
    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

    Remarks

    A42-08 08/26 THLDS & EDGES MARKED WITH YELLOW CONES.

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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