Groton Municipal
Groton, South Dakota

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 08/17/2017 - 10/12/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:2E6
Lat/Lng: 45.5345, -98.09525
45-32-04.2000N, 098-05-42.9000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 09/29/2010
Elevation: 1306 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 07E, (1985), [4E (2017)]
Sectional: TWIN CITIES
From City: 5nm N of Groton


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Existed Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/1949
Attended: Airport not Recommended for Winter Use. Airport Closed Dec-Apr Except Prior Permission 605-397-8422.
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Huron FSS (HON)
NOTAMs and Weather: HON NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Other Services: Crop Dusting

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/14/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles): 60
Total: 60


Owner: City of Groton
Po Box 587
Groton, Sd 57445
Manager: Anita Lowary
Po Box 587
Groton, Sd 57445


Runways: 15/33

Runway 15/33

Length: 2070 feet
Width: 140 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 15 End 33
True Alignment: 164, (160 Magnetic) 344, (340 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Runway 15/33 Marked with Yellow/Black Wood a-Frames.  
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 1304.0' MSL 1306.0' MSL
Objects: Tower Road
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 17:1 26:1
Object Height: 150' AGL 17' AGL
Object Distance: 2673' Along centerline
450' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

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