Rapid City Regional Airport

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Location

Latitude: 
44-02-43.2000N (44.045333)
Longitude: 
103-03-26.5000W (-103.057361)
Elevation: 
3203.5 feet MSL (976 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.2 E (as of May 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -7.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -6.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
08 N.M. SE of Rapid City, South Dakota
Found On: 
Cheyenne Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
PATRICK DAME
4550 TERMINAL RD - STE 102
RAPID CITY, SD 57703
(605) 593-3419
CITY OF RAPID CITY
4550 TERMINAL RD - STE 102
RAPID CITY, SD 57703
605-394-4110

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
08/1950
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZDV (Denver)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
4204 feet (1281 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RAP
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 I
ARFF Index: B
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  94
Multi Engine:  21
Jet Engine:  4
GA Helicopters:  5
Gliders:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2019)

Total Operations:  42266
Commercial:  5329 12.6%
Air Taxi:  10557 25.0%
GA Local:  8477 20.1%
GA Itinerant:  14550 34.4%
Military Aircraft:  3353 7.9%

Communications

CTAF:  125.850
Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  RAPID CITY
125.85
257.8
Hrs: 0600-2200
Ground:  121.9
Approach:  ELLSWORTH
119.5
DENVER ARTCC
Departure:  ELLSWORTH
119.5
DENVER ARTCC
ASOS:  118.525 (605-393-2832)
EMERG:  121.5
NG OPS:  123.05
NG OPS:  238.375FM
EMERG:  243.0
NG OPS:  41.925FM

  • APCH/DEP CTL SVC PRVDD BY DENVER ARTCC (ZDV) ON FREQS 127.95/338.2 (RAPID CITY RCAG) WHEN ELLSWORTH APCH CTL (RCA) CLSD.
   

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 605

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Air Support Services
  
Unicom 123.3 393-0335, 754-1220 100LL, Jet A
Westjet Air Center
  
Unicom 122.95 393-2500, 800-888-4270 100LL, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 04/22/21 to 0901Z 05/20/21.

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MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM NC-1
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 32 NC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 NC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 14 NC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 NC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 NC-1
IAP VOR OR TACAN RWY 14 NC-1
IAP VOR OR TACAN RWY 32 NC-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NC-1
MIN DIVERSE VECTOR AREA NC-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NC-1
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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near RAP

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
26.3 Sturgis Municipal Airport
(49B)
328 321 100LL, Jet A
40.8 Black Hills-Clyde Ice Field Airport
(SPF KSPF SPF)
310 302 100LL, Jet A
43.1 Hot Springs Municipal Airport
(KHSR HSR)
199 192 100LL
53.8 Belle Fourche Municipal Airport
(KEFC EFC)
320 312 100LL, Jet A
55.1 Mondell Field Airport
(ECS KECS ECS)
260 252 100LL, Jet A
62.9 Philip Airport
(PHP KPHP PHP)
89 83 100LL
72.5 Chadron Municipal Airport
(CDR KCDR CDR)
181 174 100LL, Jet A
83.7 Gordon Municipal Airport
(GRN KGRN GRN)
152 145 100LL
91.9 Bison Municipal Airport
(6V5)
15 8 100LL
97.2 Lusk Municipal Airport
(LSK KLSK LSK)
217 209 100LL

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Remarks

A110-1 BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-10 TWR HAS LIMITED VISIBILITY OF TWY T1 AND TWY T2 AND TWY B AT AER RWY 23
A110-12 USE OF ARMY NATIONAL GUARD (ANG) RAMP IS OFFICIAL BUSINESS ONLY; FOR PPR CALL ANG FLIGHT OPS AT (605) 737-6128. NORMAL ANG OPS ARE TUES-FRI 1400-0030Z++ EXCEPT HOLIDAYS.
A110-13 OVERNIGHT PARKING ALLOWED IN DESIGNATED TIEDOWN AREAS ONLY.
A110-14 CTC GROUND FOR FREE TIE-DOWN LOCATIONS, OR CALL ARPT OPNS AT 605-593-3419.
A110-15 ALL CHARTER SERVICED ACFT OVER 12,500 LBS MUST CTC ARPT OPNS AT 605-593-3419 AT LEAST 48 HOURS PRIOR TO ARRIVAL.
A110-16 DIVERTING NON-BASED AIR CARRIERS CTC ARPT OPS AT (605) 593-3419 PRIOR TO DIVERTING DUE TO LIMITED GATE SPACE. NO CUSTOMS SERVICE AVBL.
A110-17 FOR CD CTC RAP ATCT AT 605-393-1161, WHEN ATCT CLSD CTC ELLSWORTH APCH AT 605-385-6198, WHEN APCH CLSD CTC DENVER ARTCC AT 303-651-4257.
A110-18 RWY 5/23 NOT AVBL TO ACFT OVER 12500 LBS TO TAXI.
A110-19 HIGH VOL OF ACFT OPRNG INVOF OF MT RUSHMORE AND CRAZY HORSE MONUMENTS AT OR BLW 7500 FT; PILOTS ARE ADVISED TO MNT 122.85 FOR TFC ADVISORIES.
A110-2 BE ALERT: EXTENSIVE MILITARY JET TFC INVOF & NNW OF ARPT.
A110-3 LINE-OF-SIGHT IS RESTRICTED BETWEEN RY 14 & RY 23 PHYSICAL ENDS.
A110-6 152 FT AGL TWR 2.5 NM NNW OF ARPT.
A110-9 BE ALERT DO NOT MISTAKE ELLSWORTH AFB, LOCATED 6.5 NM NNW FOR RAPID CITY RGNL.
A24 LNDG FEES RQRD FOR AIRCRAFT 12,500 LBS OR GTR.
A26 ARFF INDEX C AVBL UPON REQ.
A30-05/23 RWY 5/23 NOT AVBL FOR SKEDD ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 9 PSGR SEATS OR UNSKED ACR AT LEAST 31 PSGR SEATS.
A70 100LL & JETA SELF SVC AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD ONLY NE SIDE OF GA RAMP.
A81-APT WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT HIRL RY 14/32, MIRL RY 05/23, MALSR RY 32, PAPI RYS 05 & 23 14 & 32, REIL RY 14 & TWY 'A' & 'B' LGTS - CTAF.

Runways

Runway Summary

Runways: 05/23
14/32
Longest Runway: 14/32 is 8701 ft (2652 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 32

RAP Airport Runway Details

Runway 05/23  3601 ft x 75 ft (1098 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/11/2015
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class:  15 /F/C/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  12.5
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 05

Runway 23

Elevation: 
3173.0 3203.5
Latitude: 
44-02-52.3227N 44-03-09.1058N
Longitude: 
103-03-49.7550W 103-03-06.2973W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
062 242
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Fair Fair
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
ROAD
Object Height: 
15
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
628
Object Centerline Offset: 
0 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 2-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
No No
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
34 38
Threshold Elevation: 
Displaced Threshold: 
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
3601 3601
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
3601 3601
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
3601 3601
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
3601 3601

Runway 14/32  8701 ft x 150 ft (2652 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 02/11/2015
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  65 /R/C/W/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  140.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  190.0
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  300.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
3191.2 3142.8
Latitude: 
44-03-13.7835N 44-01-58.0498N
Longitude: 
103-03-54.0242W 103-02-57.7996W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
152 332
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
FENCE
Object Height: 
25
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
1000
Object Centerline Offset: 
0 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Rollout Touchdown
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
Yes No
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
50 54
Threshold Elevation: 
Displaced Threshold: 
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
8701 8701
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
8701 8701
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
8701 8701
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
8701 8701

Services

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

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