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Location

Latitude: 
44-35-29.6810N (44.591578)
Longitude: 
114-49-23.3160W (-114.823143)
Elevation: 
5500.0 feet MSL (1676 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
13.1 E (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
26 N.M. NW of Challis, Idaho
Found On: 
Great Falls Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
07/1958
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZLC (Salt Lake City)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
6500 feet (1981 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BOI
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of 07/13/2015)

Total Operations:  800
Air Taxi:  300 37.5%
GA Itinerant:  500 62.5%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    MIDDLE FORK DIST RANGER
    P.O. BOX 750 HIGHWAY 93
    CHALLIS, ID 83226
    208-879-4101
    U.S. FOREST SERVICE
    324 25TH ST
    OGDEN, UT 84401
    208-625-5511

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    Area Code: 208

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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Challis - Upper Loon Creek USFS (U72) Airport Terminal Map

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near U72

    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
    23.5 Stanley Airport
    (2U7)
    191 178 100LL
    26.2 Challis Airport
    (CHL KLLJ LLJ)
    98 85 100, Jet A
    51.2 Lemhi County Airport
    (SMN KSMN SMN)
    51 38 100, Jet A
    51.3 Cascade Airport
    (U70)
    263 250 100LL, Jet A
    57.3 Mc Call Municipal Airport
    (MYL KMYL MYL)
    288 274 100LL, Jet A, Jet A-1+
    69.1 Friedman Memorial Airport
    (SUN KSUN SUN)
    160 147 100LL, Jet A-1+
    69.9 Council Municipal Airport
    (U82)
    278 264 100LL
    80.4 West Fork Lodge Airport
    (4U7)
    18 5 100LL
    86.1 Emmett Municipal Airport
    (S78)
    239 226 100LL
    86.2 Boise Air Terminal/Gowen Field Airport
    (BOI KBOI BOI)
    224 211 100LL, Jet A+
    87.3 Arco-Butte County Airport
    (KAOC AOC)
    132 120 100LL
    94.1 Payette Municipal Airport
    (S75)
    252 238 100LL, MOGAS
    94.5 Weiser Municipal Airport
    (S87)
    256 242 100LL
    95.1 Nampa Municipal Airport
    (KMAN MAN)
    230 217 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    96.0 Mountain Home Municipal Airport
    (U76)
    204 191 100LL, Jet A
    96.7 Caldwell Industrial Airport
    (EUL KEUL EUL)
    234 221 100LL, Jet A
    97.9 Idaho County Airport
    (KGIC GIC)
    326 312 100LL, Jet A

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

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    NOTAMS within
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    Ratings & Reviews

    Upper Loon Creek USFS Airport Ratings

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    Runways

    U72 Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 04/22 is 2500 ft (762 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    U72 Airport Runway Details



    Runway 04/22  2500 ft x 75 ft (762 m x 23 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/Dirt/F -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  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 04

    Runway 22

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
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    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    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: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    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

    A110-1 RECOMMENDED FOR EXPERIENCED MOUNTAIN PILOTS ONLY.
    A110-2 TREES AND HIGH TRRN ON BOTH ENDS OF RWY 04/22, REQUIRES A STEEP APCH.
    A110-3 NO WINTER MAINTENANCE.
    A110-4 RWY 04/22 NUMEROUS ADDITIONAL OBSTNS ON APCH TO BOTH RWY ENDS.
    A30-04/22 RCMD LAND RWY 22; TKOF RWY 04 WHEN WIND CONDS PMT.
    A42-04 04/22 EDGES & THRS MARKED WITH WHITE ROCKS.
    E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 31 DEC 1958.

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Minor
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Minor
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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