St Thomas Municipal
St Thomas, North Dakota

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 01/05/2017 - 3/2/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:4S5
Lat/Lng: 48.6264375, -97.4390555556
48-37-35.1750N, 097-26-20.6000W
Elevation: 837 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 07E, (1985), [3E (2017)]
Sectional: TWIN CITIES
From City: 1nm NE of St Thomas


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 03/1971
Attended: May-Sep Every day Daylight hours Oct-Apr Mon-Fri ON CALL (local)
for Airport Attendant During Other Hrs Call 701-257-6629.
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Grand Forks FSS (GFK)
NOTAMs and Weather: GFK NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Lights: Activate LIRL Runway 17/35 - 122.8.
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Crop Dusting, Aircraft Sales

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 5
Total: 5

Annual Operations

For year ending: 09/15/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles): 1300
Non-local GA: 600
Total: 1900


Owner: St. Thomas Airport Authority
John Blair Chrmn Apt Auth
Box 322
St Thomas, Nd 58276
Manager: John Blair
Box 322
St Thomas, Nd 58276
Addl Contact Ryan Alme 701-257-6629/701-360-7926


Runways: 17/35

Runway 17/35

Length: 2600 feet
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 5,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Non-Standard LIRL Due to Fixtures & Located 25 Ft from Runway Edge.
End 17 End 35
True Alignment: 180, (177 Magnetic) 000, (357 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: None None
Displaced Threshold Distance: 280'
Displaced Threshold Marked with Green Lights - Night Operations only.
Displaced Threshold Marked with Green Lights - Night Operations only.
Elevation at End: 835.0' MSL 837.0' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 839.0' MSL 838.0' MSL
Objects: Trees  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 31:1
+16' Road Dist 380' from Displaced Threshold; Approach Ratio from Displaced Threshold 23:1.
+16' Road 90' from Displaced Threshold Approach Ratio 5:1.
Object Height: 80' AGL  
Object Distance: 2700' Along centerline
Other Objects: +16' E-W Road 100' Frm Threshold. +16' E-W Road 20' Frm Threshold.



Additional Remarks

Confirm Winter Condition & Snow Removal with Airport Manager 701-520-1597/701-257-6629/701-360-7926
+40' Tree Line 160' R of Cl at Runway 35 End Penetrates Trnsl Surface.
Runway 17/35 Expect Turbulence When Executing Cross-Wind Landings.
Deer and Birds on & in Vicinity of Aprt

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