IL59
Gliderport
Chicago Glider Club
Channahon, Illinois

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/18/2014 - 11/13/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:IL59 (India-Lima-Five-Nine)
Lat/Lng: 41.431975, -88.2472852778
41-25-55.1100N, 088-14-50.2270W
Estimated
Elevation: 590 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 00W, (1985), [-3W (2014)]
Sectional: CHICAGO
From City: 2nm NW of Channahon

Operations

Use: Private
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 07/1973
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Kankakee FSS (IKK)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: yes

Communications

UNICOM: Unicom 123.3.

Services

Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 9
Gliders: 18
Ultralights: 2
Total: 29

Annual Operations

Total: 0

Ownership

Owner: Chicago Glider Club
26045 W. Airport Rd.
Minooka, Il 60447
815-467-9861
Manager: Ron Ridenour
630-854-9456

Runways

Runways: E/W

Runway E/W

Length: 2000 feet
Width: 250 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod
End E End W
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Objects:   Drop-Off on East End of Runway.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Airport is for Glider Use only, or As Directed by Board of Directors of Chicago Glider Club.

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