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Vernal Regional Airport

IATA: VEL

ICAO: KVEL

FAA: VEL

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VEL Airport Location

Latitude: 
40-26-09.8809N (40.436078)
Longitude: 
109-30-41.1219W (-109.511423)
Elevation: 
5280.0 feet MSL (1609 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.4 E (as of April 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. SE of Vernal, Utah
Found On: 
Salt Lake City Chart
FAA Region: 
ANM

VEL Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 17/35 is 7000 ft (2134 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

VEL Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/DAWN-DUSK
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
6280 feet (1914 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 III
ARFF Index: A
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 06/2006

VEL Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
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 Freight Services
Crop Dusting Services
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

VEL Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
DOUG BROWN
835 SOUTH 500 E
VERNAL, UT 84078
(435) 789-3400
UINTAH CO AND VERNAL CITY
835 SOUTH 500 E
VERNAL, UT 84078
435-789-3400

VEL Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
26.4 Roosevelt Municipal Airport
(74V)
249 238 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
29.4 Dutch John Airport
(33U)
10 360 100LL
39.9 Rangely Airport
(RNG 4V0)
120 110 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
42.4 Duchesne Municipal Airport
(U69)
250 239 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
70.3 Fort Bridger Airport
(FBR KFBR FBR)
325 314 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
72.4 Rock Springs-Sweetwater County Airport
(RKS KRKS RKS)
16 6 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
75.4 Carbon County Regional/Buck Davis Field Airport
(PUC KPUC PUC)
229 218 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
76.2 Mack Mesa Airport
(10CO)
156 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
78.0 Meeker Coulter Field Airport
(KEEO EEO)
106 96 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
85.5 Evanston-Uinta County Burns Field Airport
(EVW KEVW EVW)
306 295 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
87.6 Heber City Municipal - Russ Mcdonald Field Airport
(HCR)
272 261 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
90.9 Craig-Moffat Airport
(CIG KCAG CAG)
87 78 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
91.0 Grand Junction Regional Airport
(GJT KGJT GJT)
149 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
91.3 Huntington Municipal Airport
(69V)
225 214 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
94.5 Green River Municipal Airport
(RVR U34)
200 190 100, Jet A
95.7 Kemmerer Municipal Airport
(EMM KEMM EMM)
330 319 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
98.5 Rifle Garfield County Airport
(RIL KRIL RIL)
123 114 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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

Hotels Near VEL Airport

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from VEL Airport Price
yes Studio 6 Vernal 0.9 89.99 USD
no Split Mountain Motel 1.3 80.00 USD
no Landmark Inn and Suites B&B 1.4 84.99 USD
no Landmark Inn and Suites 1.4 139.99 USD
yes Econo Lodge Downtown 1.5 90.00 USD
yes Best Western Dinosaur Inn 1.5 120.99 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Vernal 1.8 0.00 USD
no Best Western Antlers 1.9 110.00 USD
yes TownePlace Suites Vernal 2.3 119.00 USD
no Springhill Suites Vernal 2.3 109.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Vernal - Dinosaurland 2.5 85.50 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn 25.4 96.00 USD
no Super 8 Green River 75.7 36.00 USD
yes Oak Tree Inn Green River 76.1 74.00
yes Hampton Inn And Suites Green River, Wy 76.1 59.49 USD
no Little America Hotel 78.3 69.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Rock Springs Green River 79.8 94.99 USD
yes Quality Inn Rock Springs 79.8 80.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Rock Springs 79.8 80.99 USD
yes Hampton Inn Rock Springs 79.9 92.65 USD
no Homewood Suites By Hilton Rock Springs 80.0 75.65 USD
yes Super 8 Rock Springs 80.0 52.00 USD
yes Motel 8 Rock Springs 80.1 75.88 USD
yes La Quinta Inn-Rock Springs 80.2 94.00 USD
no Americas Best Value Inn And Suites-Rock Springs 80.2 75.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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