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Illinois Valley Regional-Walter A Duncan Field Airport

IATA: VYS

ICAO: KVYS

FAA: VYS

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VYS Airport Location

Latitude: 
41-21-00.5000N (41.350139)
Longitude: 
089-09-10.6000W (-89.152944)
Elevation: 
654.2 feet MSL (199 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
2.6 W (as of July 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
1 N.M. E of Peru, Illinois
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

VYS Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 18/36 is 6000 ft (1829 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 36

VYS Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
NOV-FEB/MON-FRI/0700-1700
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1654 feet (504 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

VYS Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

VYS Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
CHUCK STUDER
ILLINOIS VALLEY RGNL ARPT
PERU, IL 61354
815-223-2003
CITY OF PERU
1727 4TH STREET
PERU, IL 61354
815-223-8441

VYS Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
10.1 Hartenbower Hectares Airport
(2V3)
178 181 80, 100LL
16.4 Skydive Chicago Airport
(8N2)
79 82 100LL, Jet A
22.5 Marshall County Airport
(C75)
207 209 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
24.9 Bresson Airport
(C82)
5 8 100LL
26.6 Cushing Field Ltd Airport
(0C8)
67 70 100LL, Mogas
31.9 Dixon Municipal-Charles R Walgreen Field Airport
(C73)
335 338 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.3 Hinckley Airport
(0C2)
38 41 80
32.7 Rochelle Municipal Airport-Koritz Field Airport
(KRPJ RPJ)
5 8 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.3 Whiteside Co Airport-Jos H Bittorf Field Airport
(KSQI SQI)
315 317 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.4 Morris Municipal - James R Washburn Field Airport
(C09)
82 85 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.8 Dwight Airport
(KDTG DTG)
111 114 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
35.0 Pontiac Municipal Airport
(KPNT PNT)
136 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
37.6 Kewanee Municipal Airport
(KEZI EZI)
256 258 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
39.2 Mount Hawley Auxiliary Airport
(3MY)
212 214 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.6 Aurora Municipal Airport
(AUZ KARR ARR)
50 53 Jet A-1 - Kerosene, freeze point -50C
40.4 De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport
(KDKB DKB)
29 32 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
45.1 Joliet Regional Airport
(JOT KJOT JOT)
76 79 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
47.9 General Downing - Peoria International Airport
(PIA KPIA PIA)
210 212 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.0 Lewis University Airport
(LOT KLOT LOT)
71 75 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.4 Bolingbrook's Clow International Airport
(1C5)
65 69 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from VYS Airport Price
no Fairfield Inn Peru 1.4 99.99 USD
yes La Quinta Inn Peru Starved Rock State Park 1.5 77.00 USD
no Quality Inn Peru 1.8 75.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Peru - Lasalle Area 1.9 91.20 USD
no Hampton Inn And Suites Peru 2.2 84.15 USD
yes Spring Valley Inn 3.8 49.99 USD
yes Days Inn Oglesby/Starved Rock 5.7 63.74 USD
yes Best Western Oglesby Inn 6.3 89.99 USD
no Brightwood Inn - Bed And Breakfast 8.8 160.00 USD
yes Super 8 Motel Mendota 14.8 52.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Mendota 15.0 80.00 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Ottawa 16.4 96.00 USD
yes Hampton Inn Ottawa Il 16.5 98.99 USD
yes Econo Lodge Princeton 16.5 66.00 USD
yes Princeton-Days Inn 16.5 54.00 USD
yes Fairfield Inn & Suites Ottawa Starved Rock Area 16.7 103.00 USD
no Econo Lodge Ottawa 16.9 70.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Streator 21.8 60.00 USD
yes Budget Inn and Suites Streator 22.0 59.99 USD
yes Super 8 Wenona 22.9 64.99 USD
yes Knights Inn Sheffield 27.7 49.99 USD
yes Comfort Inn Morris 35.1 70.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Morris 35.4 80.00 USD
yes Economy Inn Chillicothe 35.6 51.00 USD
yes Super 8 Chillicothe 35.7 51.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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