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Amelia Earhart Airport

FAA: K59

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K59 Airport Location

Latitude: 
39-34-13.8890N (39.570525)
Longitude: 
095-10-49.1930W (-95.180331)
Elevation: 
1073.0 feet MSL (327 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.1 E (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. W of Atchison, Kansas
Found On: 
Kansas City Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

K59 Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 16/34 is 3000 ft (914 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

K59 Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0900-1900
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2073 feet (632 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

K59 Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

K59 Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
BETHANY ROOT, FBO
16701 286TH RD
ATCHISON, KS 66002
(913) 367-5249
CITY OF ATCHISON
515 KANSAS AVE
ATCHISON, KS 66002
(913) 367-5500

K59 Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
17.3 Sherman AAF Airport
(FLV KFLV FLV)
134 132 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
17.4 Rosecrans Memorial Airport
(STJ KSTJ STJ)
45 43 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
26.8 Noah's Ark Airport
(06MO)
139 137 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
27.1 Kansas City International Airport
(MCI KMCI MCI)
126 124 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.3 Plattsburg Airpark Airport
(51MO)
87 85 100LL
33.6 Lawrence Municipal Airport
(LWC KLWC LWC)
182 180 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.1 Sabetha Municipal Airport
(K83)
306 304 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
35.9 Brenner Field Airport
(KFNB FNB)
328 326 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
36.4 Philip Billard Municipal Airport
(TOP KTOP TOP)
214 212 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.1 Roosterville Airport
(0N0)
115 113 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
38.3 Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport
(MKC KMKC MKC)
134 132 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.8 Midwest National Air Center Airport
(KGPH GPH)
109 108 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
42.8 Cameron Memorial Airport
(KEZZ EZZ)
76 75 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
43.4 Topeka Regional Airport
(FOE KFOE FOE)
211 209 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
44.1 Vinland Valley Aerodrome Airport
(K64)
180 178 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
46.4 New Century Aircenter Airport
(JCI KIXD IXD)
163 161 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
47.0 Gardner Municipal Airport
(K34)
167 165 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
47.6 Excelsior Springs Memorial Airport
(3EX)
106 105 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
48.0 Johnson County Executive Airport
(OJC KOJC OJC)
154 152 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
48.4 Rankin Airport
(78Y)
19 17 MOGAS

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Where to Stay Near K59 Airport: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near K59 Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from K59 Airport Price
no Americinn Atchison 3.0 90.00 USD
no Super 8 Atchison 3.1 56.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn St. Joseph Riverfront/Hist. 21.9 81.17 USD
no Museum Hill Bed & Breakfast 22.3 0.00 USD
no Whiskey Mansion Bed And Breakfast 22.7 79.00 USD
yes Super 8 - St. Joseph, Mo 23.7 59.99 USD
yes Super 8 Leavenworth 24.5 44.99 USD
no Comfort Suites St. Joseph 24.8 85.00 USD
no Hampton Inn St. Joseph 24.8 109.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn St. Joseph 24.9 59.99 USD
yes Ramada St. Joseph 24.9 82.00 USD
yes Drury Inn And Suites St Joseph 25.1 105.00 USD
yes Candlewood Suites St. Joseph 25.2 99.00 USD
no Days Inn St Joseph 25.2 56.00 USD
yes Travelodge Airport Platte City 25.5 49.95 USD
no Comfort Inn Airport Platte City 26.0 60.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Lansing 26.3 55.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lansing-Leavenworth 26.4 95.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Platte City/Kci Airport 27.0 45.99 USD
no Best Western Airport Inn And Suites/Kc North 27.0 54.39 USD
no Kansas City Airport Marriott 30.6 89.00 USD
no Super 8 Motel - Holton 31.2 54.00 USD
yes Red Roof Inn Holton 31.3 60.00 USD
yes Quality Suites Airport 32.1 60.00 USD
yes Super 8 Kansas City Airport 32.1 45.99 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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