Fairfield, Montana

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:5U5
Lat/Lng: 47.6338333333, -111.981194444
47-38-01.8000N, 111-58-52.3000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 08/05/2011
Elevation: 3991 feet Surveyed
Magnetic Variation: 17E, (1985), [12E (2017)]
Sectional: GREAT FALLS
From City: 1nm N of Fairfield


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/1947
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Great Falls FSS (GTF)
NOTAMs and Weather: GTF NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: Activate Non-Standard LIRL Runway 18/36 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 6
Total: 6

Annual Operations

For year ending: 07/15/2014
AirTaxi: 100
Local GA (< 20 miles): 3100
Non-local GA: 650
Total: 3850


Owner: City of Fairfield/Teton Co
City Hall
Fairfield, Mt 59436
Manager: Scott Gasvoda
Po Box 73
Fairfield, Mt 59436


Runways: 07/25

Runway 07/25

Length: 1525 feet
Width: 90 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Good Condition
End 07 End 25
True Alignment: 091, (079 Magnetic) 271, (259 Magnetic)
Gradient:   0.6 Up
Elevation at End: 3991.0' MSL 3982.0' MSL
Objects: Fence Fence
Runway 25 2 Ft Berms 10 Ft from Eor.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 1:1
Object Height: 5' AGL 4' AGL
Object Distance: 4' Along centerline
5' Along centerline

Runway 18/36

Length: 3800 feet
Width: 40 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Non-Standard LIRL; Lights Spaced 27 Ft from Runway Edges Both Sides. Threshold Lights Setback 2 Ft from Paved Threshold.
End 18 End 36
True Alignment: 203, (191 Magnetic) 023, (011 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: None None
Gradient: 0.0 0.0
Elevation at End: 3960.0' MSL 3969.0' MSL
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 20:1 20:1
Other Objects: Has -6 Ft Irrigation Ditch 171 Ft from Eor; 0B & +4 Fence 153 Ft from Eor 0B.  



Additional Remarks

Snow Removal Intermittent.
Phone on Field.
Runway 18/36 LIRL out of Service Indefinitely.

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