Tower Municipal
Tower, Minnesota

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 06/22/2017 - 8/17/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:12D (One-Two-Delta)
Lat/Lng: 47.8181555556, -92.2860666667
47-49-05.3600N, 092-17-09.8400W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 11/04/2008
Elevation: 1369 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 01W, (2010), [-1W (2017)]
Sectional: GREEN BAY
From City: 1nm NW of Tower


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 12/1959
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Princeton FSS (PNM)
NOTAMs and Weather: PNM NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: MIRL Runway 08/26 Preset Medium Intnsty to Increase Intnsty & Activate - CTAF.
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Self Service Fuel Available 24 Hrs with Credit Card.
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Beaching Gear, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 14
Ultralights: 1
Total: 15

Annual Operations

For year ending: 09/30/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles): 2700
Non-local GA: 1000
Total: 3700


Owner: City of Tower
Box 576, 602 Main St.
Tower, Mn 55790
Manager: John Burgess
Box 576, 602 Main St.
Tower, Mn 55790
(218) 780-5902


Runways: 08/26

Runway 08/26

Length: 3400 feet
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 08 End 26
True Alignment: 087, (086 Magnetic) 267, (266 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern:   Yes
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 1365.8' MSL 1369.9' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 1369.4' MSL 1369.9' MSL
Objects: Trees  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope: 19:1 20:1
Object Height: 43' AGL  
Object Distance: 1038' Along centerline
22' Right of centerline
Other Objects:   4 Ft Brush 79 Ft from Runway End 111 Ft R.

Runway 14W/32W

Length: 5000 feet
Width: 200 feet
Surface: Water
End 14W End 32W
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach



Additional Remarks

270 Ft Hill 2500 Ft Southeast of Airport.
Ultralight Traffic on & in Vicinity of Airport.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -38C/-36F.

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