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Abilene Municipal Airport

FAA: K78

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K78 Airport Location

Latitude: 
38-54-14.6000N (38.904056)
Longitude: 
097-14-09.1000W (-97.235861)
Elevation: 
1152.5 feet MSL (351 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
3.6 E (as of October 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. SW of Abilene, Kansas
Found On: 
Wichita Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

K78 Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 17/35 is 4100 ft (1250 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

K78 Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-SAT/0800-1700
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
2152 feet (656 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

K78 Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Crop Dusting Services
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

K78 Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
JIM CURTIS
801 S. WASHINGTON
ABILENE, KS 67410
785-263-3970
CITY OF ABILENE KANSAS
CITY BUILDING
ABILENE, KS 67410
785-263-2550

K78 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
5.7 Prichard Airstrip Airport
(1KS4)
94 91 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
20.1 Freeman Field Airport
(3JC)
65 62 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.6 Salina Regional Airport
(SLN KSLN SLN)
250 246 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
29.2 Clay Center Municipal Airport
(KCYW CYW)
7 4 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
29.9 Manhattan Regional Airport
(MHK KMHK MHK)
61 58 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.8 Alfred Schroeder Field Airport
(M66)
178 175 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
39.4 Mc Pherson Airport
(MPR KMPR MPR)
212 208 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
43.3 Blosser Municipal Airport
(CNK KCNK CNK)
333 329 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
43.5 Moundridge Municipal Airport
(47K)
196 192 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
47.4 Ellsworth Municipal Airport
(9K7)
259 255 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
50.9 Newton-City-County Airport
(EWK KEWK EWK)
182 178 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
53.7 Moritz Memorial Airport
(K61)
309 305 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
57.4 Lyons-Rice County Municipal Airport
(LYO KLYO LYO)
234 230 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
58.2 Hutchinson Regional Airport
(HUT KHUT HUT)
210 206 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.9 Emporia Municipal Airport
(EMP KEMP EMP)
124 121 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
68.0 Lloyd Stearman Field Airport
(1K1)
175 172 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
69.0 Osage City Municipal Airport
(53K)
103 100 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
69.4 Colonel James Jabara Airport
(KAAO AAO)
179 175 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
70.6 El Dorado/Captain Jack Thomas Memorial Airport
(EDK KEQA EQA)
163 160 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
71.4 Ellinwood Municipal Airport
(1K6)
243 239 100LL

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from K78 Airport Price
yes Diamond Motel Abilene 0.9 0.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn 2.3 55.00 USD
yes Super 8 Abilene Ks 2.6 54.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Abilene 3.0 99.00 USD
yes Howard Johnson Inn Salina Kansas 20.2 55.21 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Salina 20.2 85.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Salina/I-70 And 9th Street 20.3 58.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Salina 20.4 0.00 USD
yes Days Inn Salina 20.6 52.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salina 20.9 87.20 USD
yes Ramada Conference Center Salina 21.1 59.99 USD
no Fairfield Inn Salina 21.1 79.00 USD
yes Americinn Salina 21.1 69.00 USD
yes Best Inn Motel Salina 21.2 35.95 USD
yes Ambassy Motel 21.4 31.50 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Salina 21.6 44.99 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Salina 21.8 87.00 USD
yes Candlewood Suites Salina 21.8 81.95 USD
no Country Inn And Suites By Carlson Salina 21.8 105.00 USD
no Hampton Inn Salina 22.0 89.26 USD
no Best Western Plus Midwest Inn & Suites 22.0 75.00 USD
no Value Inn & Suites Salina 22.0 27.00 USD
yes Super 8 Salina 22.2 69.99 USD
no Comfort Suites Salina 22.2 75.00 USD
yes Sleep Inn & Suites 22.3 70.00 USD
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