Marion, Iowa

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:C17 (Charlie-One-Seven)
Lat/Lng: 42.0298333333, -91.5316388889
42-01-47.4000N, 091-31-53.9000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 07/09/2007
Elevation: 862 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 02E, (1985), [-1W (2017)]
Sectional: CHICAGO
From City: 3nm E of Marion


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 09/1966
Attended: Continuous
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Fort Dodge FSS (FOD)
NOTAMs and Weather: FOD NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.700
UNICOM: 122.700


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Automotive Gasoline
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Charter, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Annual Surveying

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 38
Multi Engine GA: 4
Helicopter GA: 2
Gliders: 1
Ultralights: 4
Total: 49

Annual Operations

For year ending: 09/14/2016
AirTaxi: 100
Local GA (< 20 miles): 8500
Non-local GA: 2300
Military Operations: 20
Total: 10920


Owner: City of Marion
1225 6Th Avenue
Marion, Ia 52302
(319) 743-6300
Manager: Cole Norton
1690 Marion Airport Road
Marion, Ia 52302
(319) 981-7768


Runways: 17/35

Runway 17/35

Length: 3775 feet
Extdd on South End.
Width: 100 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Grass / Sod, Good Condition
Center 26 Ft of Runway is Asph; Remainder is Turf. Rough Transition from Asph to Turf First 1000 Ft of Runway 35.
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Lights 37' from Runway Edge.
End 17 End 35
Right Hand Pattern:   Yes
Displaced Threshold Distance: 260' 100'
Objects: Road Brush
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 11:1
Approach Slope 25:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Approach Slope 7:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 18' AGL 3' AGL
Object Distance: 200' Along centerline
60' Along centerline
95' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

Deer & Waterfowl on & in Vicinity of Airport.

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