Sand Springs Strip
Sand Springs, 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:8U1 (Eight-Uniform-One)
Lat/Lng: 47.1041388889, -107.502916667
47-06-14.9000N, 107-30-10.5000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 02/14/2013
Elevation: 3180 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 14E, (1985), [10E (2017)]
Sectional: BILLINGS
From City: 1nm NW of Sand Springs


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 01/1970
Attended: All year Every day Daylight hours
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Great Falls FSS (GTF)
NOTAMs and Weather: GTF NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 3900 MSL (720 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Charter

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 1
Total: 1

Annual Operations

For year ending: 08/03/2015
Local GA (< 20 miles): 250
Non-local GA: 26
Total: 276


Owner: Sands Springs Store, Llc
Po Box 111
Sand Springs, Mt 59077
(406) 557-6144
Manager: Clint Potts
33 Ll Lane
Sand Springs, Mt 59077


Runways: 10/28

Runway 10/28

Length: 2400 feet
Width: 60 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 10 End 28
True Alignment: 117, (107 Magnetic) 297, (287 Magnetic)
Gradient: 0.0 0.0
Elevation at End: 3118.0' MSL 3140.0' MSL
Objects: Road  
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 7:1 20:1
Object Height: 17' AGL  
Object Distance: 132' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Animals on & in Vicinity of Runway.
No Landing on Taxiway Connected to Runway 28.
Runway 10/28 may be Soft When Wet.
No Snowplowing in Winter

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