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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 E (as of June 2018 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

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
06/1952
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0900-1900
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZKC (Kansas City)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2073 feet (632 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
ICT
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  21
Multi Engine:  1
Gliders:  2

Annual Operations (as of 08/31/2016)

Total Operations:  16100
Air Taxi:  50 0.3%
GA Local:  11000 68.3%
GA Itinerant:  5000 31.1%
Military Aircraft:  50 0.3%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
Approach:  ST JOSEPH
124.7
120.35
KANSAS CITY
Departure:  ST JOSEPH
124.7
120.35
KANSAS CITY
AWOS-3:  123.675 (913-367-1449)

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    RUSSELL MCELWAIN, FBO
    16701 286TH RD
    ATCHISON, KS 66002
    (913) 426-4545
    CITY OF ATCHISON
    515 KANSAS AVE
    ATCHISON, KS 66002
    (913) 367-5560

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    Area Code: 913

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    Flight Service Stations

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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


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    IAP VOR/DME RWY 16 NC-2
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    Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

    Atchison - Amelia Earhart (K59) Airport Terminal Map

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    METAR / TAF Weather

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near K59

    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
    17.3 Sherman AAF Airport
    (FLV KFLV FLV)
    134 132 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    17.4 Rosecrans Memorial Airport
    (STJ KSTJ STJ)
    45 43 100LL, Jet A
    26.8 Noah's Ark Airport
    (06MO)
    139 137 100LL
    27.1 Kansas City International Airport
    (MCI KMCI MCI)
    126 124 100LL, Jet A
    33.3 Plattsburg Airpark Airport
    (51MO)
    87 86 100LL
    33.6 Lawrence Municipal Airport
    (LWC KLWC LWC)
    182 180 100LL, Jet A
    34.1 Sabetha Municipal Airport
    (K83)
    306 304 100LL
    35.9 Brenner Field Airport
    (KFNB FNB)
    328 326 100LL, Jet A
    36.4 Philip Billard Municipal Airport
    (TOP KTOP TOP)
    214 212 100LL, Jet A
    38.1 Roosterville Airport
    (0N0)
    115 114 100LL
    38.3 Charles B Wheeler Downtown Airport
    (MKC KMKC MKC)
    134 132 100LL, Jet A
    42.8 Midwest National Air Center Airport
    (KGPH GPH)
    109 108 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    42.8 Cameron Memorial Airport
    (KEZZ EZZ)
    76 75 100LL
    43.4 Topeka Regional Airport
    (FOE KFOE FOE)
    211 209 100LL, Jet A
    44.1 Vinland Valley Aerodrome Airport
    (K64)
    180 178 100LL
    46.4 New Century Aircenter Airport
    (JCI KIXD IXD)
    163 161 100LL, Jet A
    47.0 Gardner Municipal Airport
    (K34)
    167 165 100LL, MOGAS
    47.6 Excelsior Springs Memorial Airport
    (3EX)
    106 105 100LL
    48.0 Johnson County Executive Airport
    (OJC KOJC OJC)
    154 152 100LL, Jet A
    48.4 Rankin Airport
    (78Y)
    19 17 MOGAS

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Amelia Earhart Airport Ratings

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    Business Centers
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    Airport Website (information & tools)
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    Availability of Internet Connectivity
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    Wireless Internet Access
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Architecture
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    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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    Runways

    K59 Airport Runway Summary

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

    K59 Airport Runway Details



    Runway 16/34  3000 ft x 48 ft (914 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 16

    Runway 34

    Elevation: 
    1040 1072
    Latitude: 
    39.5746 39.5664
    Longitude: 
    -95.1809 -95.1797
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    173 353
    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: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    1040 1072
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 202
    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

    A110*G THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
    A110-2 GLIDER OPNS FM GRASS WEST SIDE OF RWY.
    A110-3 A HEAVY CROPDUSTING OPS.
    A110-4 (CONTACT TITLE) INTERIM CITY MGR BECKY BERGER, ALTN CLINTON MCNEMEE 913-367-5561.
    A30-16/34 LN OF SIGHT OBSTD BTWN RWY ENDS.
    A40-16/34 RWY 16/34 NSTD LIRL; RY END LGTS AT DEP END RY 16 ARE NOT SPLIT LENSES. SOME EDGE LGTS OTS INDEFLY.
    A57-34 OBSTN CLNC SLOPE TO DSPLD THLD 50:1.
    A81-APT ACTVT LIRL RWY 16/34 - CTAF.

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Fuel Available: 
    MOGAS
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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