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Purdue University Airport

IATA: LAF

ICAO: KLAF

FAA: LAF

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LAF Airport Location

Latitude: 
40-24-44.3000N (40.412306)
Longitude: 
086-56-12.8000W (-86.936889)
Elevation: 
605.9 feet MSL (185 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
4.3 W (as of April 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. SW of Lafayette, Indiana
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

LAF Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 10/28 is 6600 ft (2012 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 10

LAF Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0600-2200
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1606 feet (490 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class IV
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Not Scheduled
Certification Date: 11/1972

LAF Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Air Ambulance Services
Avionics
Charter Service
Aircraft Rental
Aircraft Sales

LAF Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
ADAM BAXMEYER
TRML BLDG ROOM 201
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47907
(765) 414-1626
PURDUE UNIVERSITY
TRML BLDG ROOM 201
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47907
(765) 496-6326

LAF Airport 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
14.0 Delphi Municipal Airport
(1I9)
55 60 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
19.1 Frankfort Municipal Airport
(KFKR FKR)
115 120 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.4 Logansport/Cass County Airport
(KGGP GGP)
54 59 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.7 Vermilion Regional Airport
(DNV KDNV DNV)
247 251 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.0 Jasper County Airport
(RNZ KRZL RZL)
340 344 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
38.9 Indianapolis Executive Airport
(KTYQ TYQ)
125 130 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
40.6 Kokomo Municipal Airport
(OKK KOKK OKK)
79 84 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
45.7 Eagle Creek Airpark Airport
(KEYE EYE)
139 144 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.9 Indianapolis Metropolitan Airport
(KUMP UMP)
124 129 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
51.1 Indianapolis International Airport
(IND KIND IND)
144 149 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
52.1 Fulton County Airport
(RCR KRCR RCR)
40 45 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.0 Indianapolis Downtown Heliport
(8A4)
136 141 Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
54.4 Paxton Airport
(1C1)
272 275 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
54.4 Edgar County Airport
(KPRG PRG)
218 222 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
55.5 Lowell Airport
(C97)
332 336 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
55.6 Rantoul Natl Avn Cntr-Frank Elliott Field Airport
(KTIP TIP)
263 266 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
55.7 Sky King Airport
(3I3)
201 205 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
55.9 Wabash Municipal Airport
(KIWH IWH)
67 72 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
56.4 Starke County Airport
(KOXI OXI)
12 17 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.2 Greater Kankakee Airport
(IKK KIKK IKK)
314 318 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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

Hotels Near LAF Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from LAF Airport Price
yes Campus Inn 1.8 52.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn West Lafayette Wabash Landing 2.0 92.65 USD
no Holiday Inn Select Lafayette-City Centre 2.4 91.20 USD
yes Four Points By Sheraton West Lafayette 2.8 99.00 USD
no Prestige Inn 2.9 48.00 USD
yes Homewood Suites By Hilton 5.5 101.15 USD
no Hampton Inn Lafayette 5.5 92.65 USD
no Fairfield Inn By Marriott Lafayette 5.5 89.99 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Lafayette 5.5 79.00 USD
yes Knights Inn Lafayette Midwest 5.6 49.99 USD
yes Red Roof Inn Lafayette 5.7 49.49 USD
yes Comfort Inn Lafayette 5.7 84.99 USD
yes Quality Inn & Suites 5.7 59.00 USD
yes Super 8 Lafayette 5.9 54.99 USD
no Holiday Inn Express & Suites Lafayette West 5.9 74.00 USD
yes Clarion Inn And Suites Lafayette 5.9 99.99 USD
yes Best Western Lafayette Executive Plaza & Conference Center 5.9 89.09 USD
yes Towneplace Suites By Marriott Lafayette 6.1 94.00 USD
yes Baymont Inn And Suites Lafayette 6.1 69.99 USD
yes Days Inn And Suites Lafayette 6.1 51.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Lafayette 6.1 74.00 USD
yes Motel 6 Lafayette 6.2 55.99 USD
yes Comfort Suites Lafayette 6.3 85.00 USD
yes Candlewood Suites Lafayette 6.4 84.99 USD
yes Econo Lodge West Lafayette 7.0 45.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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