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Northwest Family Hosp Heliport

FAA: IN79

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IN79 Heliport Location

Latitude: 
41-35-55.7700N (41.598825)
Longitude: 
087-21-31.0000W (-87.358611)
Elevation: 
598.0 feet MSL (182 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
4.1 W (as of July 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
4 N.M. SE of Gary, Indiana
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

IN79 Heliport Runways Show all runways...

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

IN79 Heliport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1598 feet (487 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

IN79 Heliport Services

Airframe Repair: 
None
Powerplant Repair: 
None
Fees: 
No

IN79 Heliport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
ISMAEL ALICEA
501 FAMILY PLAZA
GARY, IN 46402
219-886-5394



IN79 Heliport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Terre Haute(HUF)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
2.7 Gary/Chicago International Airport
(GYY KGYY GYY)
293 297 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
5.1 Hobart Sky Ranch Airport
(3HO)
121 125 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
5.1 Griffith-Merrillville Airport
(05C)
201 205 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
8.6 Lansing Municipal Airport
(KIGQ IGQ)
243 247 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
18.0 Porter County Regional Airport
(VPZ KVPZ VPZ)
118 122 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
19.6 Bult Field Airport
(C56)
227 231 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.9 Chicago Midway International Airport
(MDW KMDW MDW)
302 306 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
22.8 Frankfort Airport
(LL40)
251 255 100LL
23.1 Lowell Airport
(C97)
196 200 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
24.9 Michigan City Municipal-Phillips Field Airport
(MGC KMGC MGC)
75 80 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
27.0 Flying U Ranch Airport
(IN41)
108 113 100LL
33.1 Lewis University Airport
(LOT KLOT LOT)
271 275 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.5 Chicago O'hare International Airport
(ORD KORD ORD)
312 316 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
35.1 Bolingbrook's Clow International Airport
(1C5)
279 283 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
35.1 Starke County Airport
(KOXI OXI)
117 122 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
37.0 Joliet Regional Airport
(JOT KJOT JOT)
262 265 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
38.5 Greater Kankakee Airport
(IKK KIKK IKK)
214 218 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.1 Kankakee Airport
(3KK)
220 224 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
39.3 Chicago Executive Airport
(PWK KPWK PWK)
322 326 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
39.9 Jasper County Airport
(RNZ KRZL RZL)
168 172 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from IN79 Airport Price
yes Candlewood Suites Merrillville 4.3 92.99 USD
yes Home Towne Lodge Hammond 4.5 0.00
yes Best Western Northwest Indiana 4.7 75.00 USD
no Courtyard Chicago Southeast/Hammond, Indiana 5.7 96.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Chicago Southeast/Hammond, In 5.8 129.99 USD
no Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Southeast/Hammond, In 5.9 89.99 USD
no Comfort Inn Hobart 6.4 71.10 USD
no Econo Lodge Merrillville 6.8 55.00 USD
no Ramada Inn And Conference Center 8.2 95.00 USD
no Super 8 Hammond/North 8.2 50.00 USD
yes Magnuson Hotel Hammond 8.3 59.95 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Merrillville 8.7 88.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Merrillville 8.8 93.49 USD
no Radisson Hotel At Star Plaza 8.8 127.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Merrillville 8.9 129.99 USD
yes Comfort Inn Portage 9.1 70.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Portage 9.1 85.99 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Merrillville 9.2 55.00 USD
no Country Inns And Suites By Carlson Merrillville 9.2 76.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn 9.2 46.00 USD
no Best Western Inn And Suites Of Merrillville 9.2 94.99 USD
yes Extended Stay America Merrillville - Us Rte. 30 9.3 65.00 USD
no Quality Inn Merrillville 9.3 70.00 USD
no Comfort Suites Merrillville 9.3 99.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Merrillville/Gary Area 9.3 54.99 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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