Foster Field
Apple River, 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:IL28 (India-Lima-Two-Eight)
Lat/Lng: 42.4664444444, -90.1693888889
42-27-59.2000N, 090-10-09.8000W
Estimated by NGS on 10/11/2001
Elevation: 990 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 01E, (1985), [-2W (2017)]
Sectional: CHICAGO
From City: 6nm SW of Apple River


Use: Private
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Provided Obstruction in Runway Approach Slope Removed/Lowered or Threshold Displaced & Marked to Provide Min 20:1 Approach Clearance Over Obstruction; Area 125 Ft Either Side of Runway Cl Clear of Obstruction; Approp Runway Safety Areas Provdd.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 12/1971
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Kankakee FSS (IKK)
Pattern Altitude: 1790 MSL (800 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 18/36 - CTAF - 7 Clicks.
Beacon: Beacon out of Service Indefinitely.
Landing Fee: yes


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800


Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 6
Ultralights: 1
Total: 7

Annual Operations

For year ending: 03/31/2012
Local GA (< 20 miles): 500
Non-local GA: 1500
Total: 2000


Owner: AG-Tech Air Llc
9680 W Deerfield Ln
Lena, Il 61048
Manager: Drew Spidahl
9680 W Deerfield Ln
Lena, Il 61048


Runways: 18/36

Runway 18/36

Length: 2996 feet
by Ngs on 10/11/2001
Width: 30 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
20 Ft Turf Shoulders.
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Non-Standard MIRL; Non-Frangible; Spacing & Intensity.
End 18 End 36
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance: 187'
Displaced Thlds Runways 18 & 36 Non-Standard White Stripe & Nrs - No Arrows.
Gradient:   0.8 Up
Elevation at End: 982.2' MSL 959.1' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold: 982.2' MSL 960.8' MSL
Objects: Tree Tree
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 11:1
Runway 18 Slope is 201 to Disp Thrs .
Runway 36 Slope is 42:1 to Disp Thrs.
Object Height: 42' AGL 26' AGL
Object Distance: 673' Along centerline
80' Right of centerline
1043' Along centerline
188' Right of centerline
Other Objects: 20 Ft+ Brush & Trees 80 Ft L&R 0 Ft on Fence Line.  



Additional Remarks

A110*G-This Airport Has Been Surveyed by the National Geodetic Survey.
Snow Removal Unavailable. Call for Runway Condition at 815-541-4282.
Permission Required Prior to Landing

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