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Jackson Seaplane Base

FAA: IS79

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IS79 Seaplane Base Location

Latitude: 
42-14-12.0830N (42.236690)
Longitude: 
088-21-08.3090W (-88.352308)
Elevation: 
890.0 feet MSL (271 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.4 W (as of July 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. SW of Crystal Lake, Illinois
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

IS79 Seaplane Base Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 09/27 is 7250 ft (2210 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

IS79 Seaplane Base General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1890 feet (576 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
No

IS79 Seaplane Base Services

Fees: 
No

IS79 Seaplane Base Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
RICHARD H. JACKSON
137 CRANDALL AVE
CRYSTAL LAKE, IL 60014
815-477-7424
RICHARD H. JASCKSON
137 CRANDALL AVE
CRYSTAL LAKE, IL 60014
815-459-0712

IS79 Seaplane Base Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
2.2 Lake In The Hills Airport
(3CK)
143 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
10.0 Galt Field Airport
(10C)
354 357 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
13.4 Campbell Airport
(C81)
66 70 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
15.9 Dacy Airport
(0C0)
308 311 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
17.9 Westosha Airport
(5K6)
21 25 80, 100LL
18.6 Schaumburg Regional Airport
(06C)
142 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.3 Dupage Airport
(DPA KDPA DPA)
166 169 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
21.3 Chicago Executive Airport
(PWK KPWK PWK)
109 113 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
22.1 Poplar Grove Airport
(C77)
283 286 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
22.8 Grand Geneva Resort Airport
(C02)
355 358 100LL, Jet A
24.0 De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport
(KDKB DKB)
221 224 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
24.2 Waukegan Regional Airport
(UGN KUGN UGN)
62 66 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.2 Chicago O'hare International Airport
(ORD KORD ORD)
128 132 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
27.3 Burlington Municipal Airport
(KBUU BUU)
4 8 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
28.4 Aurora Municipal Airport
(AUZ KARR ARR)
191 194 Jet A-1 - Kerosene, freeze point -50C
28.6 Kenosha Regional Airport
(ENW KENW ENW)
40 44 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.5 Beloit Airport
(44C)
300 303 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
32.0 Hinckley Airport
(0C2)
209 212 80
33.0 Sylvania Airport
(C89)
31 35 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
33.2 Chicago/Rockford International Airport
(RFD KRFD RFD)
265 268 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from IS79 Airport Price
yes Super 8 Crystal Lake 2.2 65.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Crystal Lake 2.9 99.00 USD
yes Country Inn And Suites Crystal Lake 2.9 119.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Chicago Crystal Lake 4.7 94.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Suites Algonquin 4.8 90.00 USD
no Victorian Rose Garden - Bed And Breakfast 5.7 99.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Woodstock 5.7 52.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Mchenry, Il 6.1 99.00 USD
no Best Western Woodstock Inn 6.3 89.99 USD
no Quality Inn Woodstock 6.5 80.00 USD
yes River Inn 8.2 60.00 USD
no Super 8 Mchenry 8.5 64.88 USD
no Comfort Suites Elgin 10.1 99.99 USD
no The Mansion Bed And Breakfast 10.3 199.00 USD
no Country Inn And Suites Elgin 10.6 109.00 USD
yes Candlewood Suites Elgin Nw - Chicago 11.3 95.99 USD
yes Towneplace Suites By Marriott Chicago Elgin/West Dundee 11.5 84.00 USD
no Old Victorian Farmhouse Bed And Breakfast 11.5 75.00 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Chicago Elgin/West Dundee 11.6 84.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Elgin 11.7 74.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Barrington/Chicago West 11.9 64.95 USD
no Super 8 Elgin 11.9 67.00 USD
no Barrington House Bed And Breakfast - Adults Only 12.3 175.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Chicago Elgin / I-90 12.3 75.65 USD
no Holiday Inn And Suites Chicago Northwest Elgin 12.4 76.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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