Seaplane Base
Little Sister
Hennepin, Illinois

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:8IL9 (Eight-India-Lima-Nine)
Lat/Lng: 41.2000363889, -89.3500888889
41-12-00.1310N, 089-21-00.3200W
Elevation: 450 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 01E, (1985), [-2W (2017)]
Sectional: CHICAGO
From City: 3nm S of Hennepin


Use: Private
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 12/1968
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Kankakee FSS (IKK)
Wind Indicator: None
Landing Fee: no



Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None

Based Aircraft

Total: 0

Annual Operations

Total: 0


Owner: R. F. Whalen
1900 Chartres St
La Salle, Il 61301
Manager: R. F. Whalen
1900 Chartres St
La Salle, Il 61301


Runways: N/S

Runway N/S

Length: 5280 feet
Width: Located in Illinois River-Width Varies from 150 to 350Ft.
Surface: Water
End N End S



Additional Remarks

Trees Along Shoreline; Barge Traffic; Grain Docks in Area.

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