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Vandalia Municipal Airport

IATA: VLA

ICAO: KVLA

FAA: VLA

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VLA Airport Location

Latitude: 
38-59-28.7000N (38.991306)
Longitude: 
089-09-58.4000W (-89.166222)
Elevation: 
537.2 feet MSL (164 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.3 W (as of October 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NW of Vandalia, Illinois
Found On: 
St Louis Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

VLA Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 18/36 is 4001 ft (1220 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

VLA Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/IRREGULAR/
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1537 feet (468 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

VLA Airport Services

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
Pilot Instruction

VLA Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
CHAD FELDPOUCH
1754 N. 400 ST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
618-267-8035
VANDALIA PARK DISTRICT
900 NORTH LOCUST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
618-283-3176

VLA 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
0.0 Vandalia Municipal Airport
(VLA KVLA VLA)
0 2 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
13.6 Greenville Airport
(GRE KGRE GRE)
226 228 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.8 Litchfield Municipal Airport
(3LF)
293 295 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
28.8 Centralia Municipal Airport
(ENL KENL ENL)
172 174 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
29.9 Effingham County Memorial Airport
(1H2)
80 83 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.4 Taylorville Municipal Airport
(KTAZ TAZ)
346 348 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.7 St Louis Metro-East/Shafer Field Airport
(3K6)
242 244 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
38.7 Flora Municipal Airport
(KFOA FOA)
120 123 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.5 St Louis Regional Airport
(ALN KALN ALN)
261 263 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.6 Mount Vernon Airport
(MVN KMVN MVN)
160 163 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.0 Olney-Noble Airport
(OLY KOLY OLY)
108 111 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
50.5 Coles County Memorial Airport
(MTO KMTO MTO)
54 57 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
51.0 Fairfield Municipal Airport
(KFWC FWC)
135 138 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.5 Decatur Airport
(DEC KDEC DEC)
15 18 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.7 St Louis Downtown Airport
(CPS KCPS CPS)
241 243 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
56.4 Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport
(SAR KSAR SAR)
206 208 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
56.4 Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
(SPI KSPI SPI)
335 337 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
57.2 Casey Municipal Airport
(1H8)
70 73 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
58.1 St Louis Lambert International Airport
(STL KSTL STL)
255 256 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.1 St Charles County Smartt Airport
(KSET SET)
266 267 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from VLA Airport Price
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Vandalia 2.5 90.00 USD
yes Economy Inn - Vandalia 3.8 49.99 USD
yes Days Inn Vandalia 4.4 63.71 USD
yes Ramada Vandalia 4.4 52.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn & Suites Greenville 14.4 75.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge And Suites 14.4 58.00 USD
yes Super 8 Greenville 14.4 64.88 USD
yes Red Carpet Inn 16.5 46.00 USD
yes Altamont Motel 22.9 40.50 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Altamont 23.1 60.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Salem 27.2 63.99 USD
no Guesthouse Inn Salem 27.3 59.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Carlyle 27.6 64.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn 29.6 49.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Litchfield 29.8 90.29 USD
yes Super 8 Litchfield 29.9 49.99 USD
yes Quality Inn Litchfield 29.9 72.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn Litchfield 29.9 71.40 USD
yes Super 8 Motel - Staunton 31.9 43.00 USD
no Americas Best Value Inn-Bell Tower 32.0 55.00 USD
yes Knights Inn Centralia 32.2 42.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Highland 32.3 95.00 USD
yes Michaels Swiss Inn Highland 33.0 0.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Effingham 33.7 47.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Effingham 33.7 54.95 USD
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