Harold Davidson Field
Vermillion, South Dakota

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA/ICAO Identifier:VMR / KVMR
Lat/Lng: 42.7652777778, -96.93425
42-45-55.0000N, 096-56-03.3000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 08/20/2011
Elevation: 1146 feet Surveyed by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 08/20/2011
Magnetic Variation: 03E, (2015), [3E (2017)]
Sectional: OMAHA
From City: 1nm S of Vermillion


Use: Open to the public
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 07/1957
Attended: All year Mon-Fri 0800-1700 (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Huron FSS (HON)
NOTAMs and Weather: HON NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 12/30, PAPI Runway 12 and Runway 30 - CTAF.
Beacon: Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.800
UNICOM: 122.800, Automated Unicom.
Weather: AWOS-A 617-262-3825 122.8
Contact 'SIOUX CITY' Approach
124.6, 307.0
Contact 'SIOUX CITY' Departure
124.6, 307.0


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fuel Available 24 Hrs with Credit Card.
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services: Crop Dusting, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 19
Multi Engine GA: 6
Total: 25

Annual Operations

For year ending: 05/02/2017
AirTaxi: 18
Local GA (< 20 miles): 3500
Non-local GA: 580
Total: 4098


Owner: City of Vermillion
25 Center St.
Vermillion, Sd 57069
(605) 677-7050
Manager: Denny Martens
25 Center St.
Vermillion, Sd 57069


Runways: 12/30

Runway 12/30

Length: 4105 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 08/20/2011
Width: 75 feet
Surface: Porland Cement Concrete, Excellent Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 12 End 30
True Alignment: 126, (123 Magnetic) 306, (303 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings: Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition Nonprecision Instrument, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 1144.9' MSL 1145.2' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 1146.7' MSL 1146.7' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height: 38' AGL 38' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle: 3.00° 3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator: 4-light PAPI on left side of runway 4-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects:   Trees
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope: 50:1 24:1
Object Height:   70' AGL
Object Distance:   1900' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

A1-Waterfowl and Birds on and in Vicinity of Airport

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