8U8
Airport
Townsend
Townsend, Montana

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 04/03/2014 - 5/29/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:8U8
Lat/Lng: 46.3312319444, -111.482586111
46-19-52.4350N, 111-28-57.3100W
Estimated by NACO on 03/16/2004
Elevation: 3893 feet Surveyed by NACO on 03/16/2004
Magnetic Variation: 16E, (1985), [13E (2014)]
Sectional: GREAT FALLS
From City: 2nm E of Townsend

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Airport Estab Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 05/1941
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 MIRL Runway 16/34 and PAPI Runways 16 & 34 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800

Services

Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Crop Dusting

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 10
Total: 10

Annual Operations

For year ending: 08/17/2011
AirTaxi: 100
Local GA (< 20 miles): 1500
Non-local GA: 2000
Military Operations: 1000
Total: 4600

Ownership

Owner: Townsend City Co Airport
515 Broadway
Townsend, Mt 59644
406-266-9203
Manager: Steve Palinkos
49 Airport Drive
Townsend, Mt 59644
406-464-9548

Runways

Runways: 16/34

Runway 16/34

Length: 4000 feet
by Naco on 03/16/2004
Width: 60 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 16 End 34
True Alignment: 178, (165 Magnetic) 358, (345 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.4 Up
S
0.5
Elevation at End: 3874.8' MSL 3892.6' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 3889.0' MSL 3893.0' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 30' AGL 30' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 4.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 2-light PAPI on left side of runway 2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects:   Powerline
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 37:1
Object Height:   32' AGL
Object Distance:   1400' Along centerline
B'

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Taxiway Marked with Reflectors.
Intmt Snow Removal on Runway 16/34.

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