Benton Municipal
Benton, Illinois

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:H96
Lat/Lng: 38.0085, -88.9344444444
38-00-30.6000N, 088-56-04.0000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 12/07/2011
Elevation: 444 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 12/07/2011
Magnetic Variation: 02W, (2010), [-3W (2017)]
Sectional: ST LOUIS
From City: 1nm W of Benton


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 04/1947
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Kansas City Center (ZKC)
FSS: Saint Louis FSS (STL)
NOTAMs and Weather: STL NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1244 MSL (800 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: MIRL Runway 18/36 Preset on Low Intensity; to Increase Intensity Activate - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Sales

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 9
Multi Engine GA: 1
Total: 10

Annual Operations

For year ending: 03/31/2016
AirTaxi: 400
Local GA (< 20 miles): 3950
Non-local GA: 3600
Military Operations: 50
Total: 8000


Owner: City of Benton
P.O. Box 640-City Hall
Benton, Il 62812
Manager: Michael J. Wyatt
P.O. Box 158
Benton, Il 62812
If No Answr, Call 618-439-6409.


Runways: 18/36

Runway 18/36

Length: 4002 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 12/07/2011
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 4,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 18 End 36
True Alignment: 179, (176 Magnetic) 359, (356 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Fair Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 439.1' MSL 444.1' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 443.5' MSL 444.1' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 45' AGL  
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.33°  
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left side of runway  
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL): Yes Yes
Objects:   Tree
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 20:1 17:1
Object Height:   86' AGL
Object Distance:   1680' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

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