St Louis Metro-East/Shafer Field
St Jacob, Illinois

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:3K6
Lat/Lng: 38.7329086111, -89.8065672222
38-43-58.4710N, 089-48-23.6420W
Estimated by ADAM
Elevation: 477 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 02W, (2015), [-2W (2017)]
Sectional: ST LOUIS
From City: 2nm N of St Jacob


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 03/1972
Attended: Continuous
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Kansas City Center (ZKC)
FSS: Saint Louis FSS (STL)
NOTAMs and Weather: STL NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1277 MSL (800 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Lights: MIRL Runway 13/31 Preset on Low Intensity; to Increase Intensity Activate - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800
Contact 'SAINT LOUIS' Approach
124.2, 353.9
Contact 'SAINT LOUIS' Departure
124.2, 353.9
Master Airport: T75 (SAINT LOUIS TRACON)


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Minor
Powerplant Repair: Minor
Bottled Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Sales

Based Aircraft

Gliders: 1
Ultralights: 1
Total: 2

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/31/2015
AirTaxi: 1000
Local GA (< 20 miles): 26700
Non-local GA: 24300
Total: 52000


Owner: Edward B. Shafer
2070 Triad Rd.
St Jacob, Il 62281
Manager: Edward B. Shafer
2070 Triad Rd.
St Jacob, Il 62281


Runways: 13/31

Runway 13/31

Length: 2662 feet
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 13 End 31
True Alignment: 136, (134 Magnetic) 316, (314 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Basic, Fair Condition Basic, Fair Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 127'  
Elevation at End: 477.0' MSL 469.0' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 477.3' MSL  
Objects: Road Tree
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1
Approach Slope is 21:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 16' AGL 68' AGL
Object Distance: 210' Along centerline
126' Right of centerline
1574' Along centerline
225' Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

A110*G-This Airport Has Been Surveyed by the National Geodetic Survey.
Military Hel Operations Prior Permission only.
for Noise Abatement Procedures Contact Airport Manager 618-644-5411.
for Cd Contact Stl Approach at 314-890-1017.

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