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SAR Airport Location

Latitude: 
38-08-55.9090N (38.148864)
Longitude: 
089-41-54.6140W (-89.698504)
Elevation: 
537.6 feet MSL (164 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
1.8 W (as of March 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. N of Sparta, Illinois
Found On: 
St Louis Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

SAR Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 18/36 is 4002 ft (1220 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

SAR Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1700
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1538 feet (469 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

SAR 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: 
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental
Aircraft Sales

SAR Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
SCOTT MARQUARDT
1800 N. MARKET
SPARTA, IL 62286
(618) 443-5321
SPARTA COMM ARPT AUTHORITY
1800 N. MARKET
SPARTA, IL 62286
618-443-2002

SAR Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
18.5 Perryville Regional Airport
(K02)
204 206 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
19.0 Pinckneyville-Du Quoin Airport
(KPJY PJY)
122 124 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
30.7 Southern Illinois Airport
(MDH KMDH MDH)
136 138 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.5 Festus Memorial Airport
(KFES FES)
275 276 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.2 St Louis Downtown Airport
(CPS KCPS CPS)
319 321 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
35.4 St Louis Metro-East/Shafer Field Airport
(3K6)
351 353 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
36.1 Centralia Municipal Airport
(ENL KENL ENL)
52 54 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
37.1 Benton Municipal Airport
(H96)
102 104 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
40.2 Williamson County Regional Airport
(MWA KMWA MWA)
125 127 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
40.9 Mount Vernon Airport
(MVN KMVN MVN)
74 77 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.6 Farmington Regional Airport
(FAM KFAM FAM)
236 237 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.9 A Paul Vance Fredericktown Regional Airport
(H88)
220 221 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
43.9 Greenville Airport
(GRE KGRE GRE)
19 21 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
47.4 St Louis Regional Airport
(ALN KALN ALN)
339 341 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
47.9 Lambert-St Louis International Airport
(STL KSTL STL)
318 319 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
51.5 Creve Coeur Airport
(1H0)
312 313 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.1 Ira Biffle Airfield Airport
(0T3)
195 197 100LL
54.4 Spirit Of St Louis Airport
(SUS KSUS SUS)
304 305 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
55.7 Cape Girardeau Regional Airport
(CGI KCGI CGI)
173 175 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
56.4 Vandalia Municipal Airport
(VLA KVLA VLA)
26 28 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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