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Location

Latitude: 
41-39-15.5350N (41.654315)
Longitude: 
093-38-28.0450W (-93.641124)
Elevation: 
805.0 feet MSL (245 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
0.6 E (as of August 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -6.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -5.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
03 N.M. N of Des Moines, Iowa
Found On: 
Omaha Chart
FAA Region: 
ACE

Contacts

Manager: 
Privately owned: 



ALEX BENSKIN
339 S.W. 6TH STREET
DES MOINES, IA 50309
(515) 280-8210

Operations

Airport Status: 
Closed Indefinitely
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
01/1952
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZMP (Minneapolis)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZMP (Minneapolis)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1805 feet (550 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
FOD
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  56

Annual Operations (as of 07/03/2013)

Total Operations:  19600
GA Local:  18402 93.9%
GA Itinerant:  1198 6.1%

Communications

CTAF:  122.900

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 515

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Northfield Flying Club
      
    Unicom 122.9 243-3516 100LL, MOGAS
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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near Y76

    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
    4.0 Ankeny Regional Airport
    (KIKV IKV)
    56 55 100LL, Jet A
    7.3 Des Moines International Airport
    (DSM KDSM DSM)
    187 186 100LL, Jet A
    20.3 Ames Municipal Airport
    (AMW KAMW AMW)
    2 1 100, Jet A
    24.4 Winterset Municipal Airport
    (3Y3)
    224 223 100LL, Jet A
    25.4 Boone Municipal Airport
    (BNW KBNW BNW)
    338 337 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    25.5 Perry Municipal Airport
    (PRO KPRO PRO)
    294 293 100LL, Jet A
    31.9 Knoxville Municipal Airport
    (KOXV OXV)
    131 131 100LL, Jet A
    34.7 Pella Municipal Airport
    (KPEA PEA)
    115 115 100LL, Jet A
    37.9 Jefferson Municipal Airport
    (EFW KEFW EFW)
    304 303 100LL
    40.1 Chariton Municipal Airport
    (KCNC CNC)
    161 161 100LL
    40.7 Grinnell Regional Airport
    (KGGI GGI)
    84 84 100LL, Jet A
    41.0 Drake Airport
    (2Y1)
    14 14 100LL
    41.1 Greenfield Municipal Airport
    (KGFZ GFZ)
    241 240 100LL
    42.4 Marshalltown Municipal Airport
    (MIW KMIW MIW)
    49 49 100LL, Jet A
    48.0 Webster City Municipal Airport
    (EBS KEBS EBS)
    347 346 100LL, Jet A
    51.7 Iowa Falls Municipal Airport
    (IFA KIFA IFA)
    18 18 100LL, Jet A+
    56.4 Arthur N Neu Airport
    (CIN KCIN CIN)
    295 294 100LL, Jet A
    57.4 Audubon County Airport
    (KADU ADU)
    273 271 100LL, Jet A
    59.1 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
    (FOD KFOD FOD)
    335 334 100LL, Jet A
    61.9 Rockwell City Municipal Airport
    (2Y4)
    315 314 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110-1 WATERFOWL ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A110-2 AIRPORT CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. CURRENT GRAVEL MINING PIT ON SITE.
    A110-3 FOR CD CTC DES MOINES APP AT 515-974-8016.
    A110-4 (ARPT STATUS) ARPT CLSD INDEFLY.
    A14 ARPT BOARD MEMBER.
    E111 PRVDD RY 17 DSPLCD TO PROVIDE CLEAR 20:1 APCH; RELOCATE THR LGTS TO DISPLACE RY 17; REMOVE POLES AT RY 17 THR; INSTALL OBSTN LGTS ON OFFICE & HANGAR.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 18/36
    Longest Runway: 18/36 is 2333 ft (711 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    Y76 Airport Runway Details

    Runway 18/36  2333 ft x 120 ft (711 m x 37 m)
    Runway Length Source:  FAA OE/AAA as of 04/25/2014
    Surface:  Turf - Fair 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: 
    805.0 804.0
    Latitude: 
    41-39-27.0600N 41-39-04.0100N
    Longitude: 
    093-38-28.1000W 093-38-27.9900W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonstandard (other than numbers only) Nonstandard (other than numbers only)
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    ROAD ROAD
    Object Height: 
    15 15
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    300 400
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    0 ft. left and right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Touchdown Lights: 
    Centerline Lights: 
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
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    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
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    Services

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

    Maps & Diagrams

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