• Location

    Latitude: 
    41-27-14.3000N (41.453972)
    Longitude: 
    087-00-25.5000W (-87.007083)
    Elevation: 
    770.3 feet MSL (235 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    4.4 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    1 N.M. SE of Valparaiso, Indiana
    Found On: 
    Chicago Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    11/1950
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    ALL/MON-FRI/0600-2200
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZAU (Chicago)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1770 feet (539 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    VPZ
    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: 10/1986

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  136
    Multi Engine:  8
    Jet Engine:  7
    GA Helicopters:  2
    Ultralights:  1

    Annual Operations (as of 01/01/2014)

    Total Operations:  69888
    Air Taxi:  1398 2.0%
    GA Local:  38438 55.0%
    GA Itinerant:  29353 42.0%
    Military Aircraft:  699 1.0%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  122.725
    Unicom:  122.725
    Clearance Del.:  120.525(CTC APCH CON)
    Approach:  SOUTH BEND
    132.05
    CHICAGO ARTCC
    Departure:  SOUTH BEND
    132.05
    CHICAGO ARTCC
    ASOS:  125.875 (219-531-1770)

    • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY CHICAGO ARTCC ON FREQS 135.9/317.6 (GOSHEN RCAG) WHEN SOUTH BEND APCH CTL CLSD.
    • COMMUNICATIONS PRVDD BY TERRE HAUTE RADIO ON FREQ 123.65 (CROWNPOINT RCO).
       
  • Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    KYLE J. KUEBLER
    4207 MURVIHILL RD
    VALPARAISO, IN 46383
    219-462-6508
    PORTER COUNTY MUNI ARPT AUTH
    4207 MURVIHILL RD
    VALPARAISO, IN 46383
    219-462-6508
  • Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 219

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Airport Facility
      
    Unicom 122.8 800-462-6508 80, 100LL, Jet A
    Eagle Aircraft, Inc.
      
    Unicom 122.8 464-0132
    Hall Air, Inc.
      
    462-7826
    Professional Aviation, Inc.
      
    462-8781
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  • Flight Service Stations

    Primary Alternate
    FSS on Field:  N
    FSS Name (ID):  Terre Haute(HUF)
    Frequency: 
    Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
       
  • Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

    There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

    APD - Airport Diagram
    DP - Departure Procedure Charts
    HOT - Hot Spots
    IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM EC-2
    IAP ILS RWY 27 EC-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 09 EC-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 EC-2
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 27 EC-2
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-2
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-2
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  • Maps

    Valparaiso - Porter County Regional (VPZ) Airport Terminal Map

    Terminal Map Not Available for this Airport

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    VPZ Airport Diagram

    Porter County Regional Airport (VPZ) Diagram
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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near VPZ

    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
    0.0 Porter County Regional Airport
    (VPZ KVPZ VPZ)
    0 4 100LL, Jet A
    9.7 Flying U Ranch Airport
    (IN41)
    90 95 100LL
    13.0 Hobart Sky Ranch Airport
    (3HO)
    297 301 100LL
    17.1 Starke County Airport
    (KOXI OXI)
    115 120 100LL, Jet A+
    17.1 Michigan City Municipal-Phillips Field Airport
    (MGC KMGC MGC)
    29 34 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    18.1 Griffith-Merrillville Airport
    (05C)
    282 286 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    20.8 Gary/Chicago International Airport
    (GYY KGYY GYY)
    298 302 100LL, Jet A, UL94
    24.0 Lansing Municipal Airport
    (KIGQ IGQ)
    281 285 100LL, Jet A
    26.2 Lowell Airport
    (C97)
    239 243 100LL
    30.6 Bult Field Airport
    (C56)
    261 265 100LL, Jet A
    31.4 Jasper County Airport
    (RNZ KRZL RZL)
    194 198 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
    32.3 Plymouth Municipal Airport
    (PLY C65)
    99 104 100LL, Jet A
    34.5 South Bend International Airport
    (SBN KSBN SBN)
    63 68 100LL, Jet A
    37.5 Frankfort Airport
    (LL40)
    272 276 100LL
    38.9 Chicago Midway International Airport
    (MDW KMDW MDW)
    301 305 100LL, Jet A-1+
    41.3 Andrews University Airpark Airport
    (C20)
    43 48 100LL
    41.9 Jerry Tyler Memorial Airport
    (NLE 3TR)
    56 61 100LL, Jet A
    43.9 Fulton County Airport
    (RCR KRCR RCR)
    121 126 100LL, Jet A
    44.3 Greater Kankakee Airport
    (IKK KIKK IKK)
    239 243 100LL, Jet A
    46.2 Kankakee Airport
    (3KK)
    242 246 100LL
  • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL VPZ NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of VPZ

    NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
    NM
    Include:
  • Ratings & Reviews

    Porter County Regional Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Porter County Regional Airport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

  • Remarks

    A110-1 ULTRALIGHT ACTIVITY ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A40-09/27 NSTD LIRL; VARIABLE INTST & SPACING & NON-FRANGIBLE MOUNTINGS.
    A51-27 RYS 27 & 36 DSPLCD THLDS MKD WITH WHITE ROCKS.
    A81-APT CONTACT MANAGER IN ADVANCE FOR RUNWAY LIGHTS
    E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

  • Runways

    VPZ Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 09/27 is 2644 ft (806 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    VPZ Airport Runway Details

    Runway 09/27  2644 ft x 300 ft (806 m x 91 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Non-standard lighting system 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 09

    Runway 27

    Elevation: 
    624 619
    Latitude: 
    41-05-47.6100N 41-05-47.6100N
    Longitude: 
    087-55-00.1500W 087-54-25.6200W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    None None
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    ROAD
    Object Height: 
    0 15
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 15
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    No No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 285
    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

    Runway 18/36  2564 ft x 200 ft (782 m x 61 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf - Good condition -
    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 18

    Runway 36

    Elevation: 
    619 624
    Latitude: 
    41-05-53.1100N 41-05-27.7800N
    Longitude: 
    087-54-35.1500W 087-54-35.1500W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    None None
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES
    Object Height: 
    0 46
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    0 47
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    No No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 900
    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

    Runway 09/27  2644 ft x 300 ft (806 m x 91 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/G -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Yes 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 09

    Runway 27

    Elevation: 
    624 619
    Latitude: 
    41.0966 41.0966
    Longitude: 
    -87.9167 -87.9071
    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: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    624 619
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 285
    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

    Runway 18/36  2564 ft x 200 ft (782 m x 61 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Turf/G -
    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 18

    Runway 36

    Elevation: 
    619 624
    Latitude: 
    41.0981 41.091
    Longitude: 
    -87.9098 -87.9098
    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: 
    619 624
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 900
    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

  • Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Hangars and tiedowns available

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