American Falls
American Falls, Idaho

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:U01 (Uniform-Zero-One)
Lat/Lng: 42.7973166667, -112.825186667
42-47-50.3400N, 112-49-30.6720W
Elevation: 4419 feet Estimated by NACO on 06/18/1992
Magnetic Variation: 16E, (1985), [12E (2017)]
From City: 2nm NE of American Falls


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estabd Prior to 1959.
Ownership: Publicly owned
Activation: 12/1944
Attended: All year Every day 0800-1800 (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Boise FSS (BOI)
NOTAMs and Weather: BOI NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Lights: Activate MIRL Runway 03/21 & Trcv Runway 21 - 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)
Airframe Repair: None
Powerplant Repair: None
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 32
Multi Engine GA: 1
Helicopter GA: 3
Total: 36

Annual Operations

For year ending: 08/05/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles): 5000
Non-local GA: 13000
Military Operations: 25
Total: 18025


Owner: Power County
543 Bannock Avenue
American Falls, Id 83211
Manager: Jared Turner
150 N 3Rd West
Aberdeen, Id 83210-5401
(208) 242-9906


Runways: 03/21

Runway 03/21

Length: 4900 feet
by Naco on 06/18/1992
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Med Intensity
End 03 End 21
True Alignment: 052, (040 Magnetic) 232, (220 Magnetic)
Runway Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Elevation at End: 4412.7' MSL 4413.2' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone: 4419.0' MSL 4419.0' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:   50' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:   3.50°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:   Tri-color VASI on left side of runway
Objects: Fence Hill
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 20:1
Object Height: 4' AGL 24' AGL
Object Distance: 200' Along centerline
30' Right of centerline
700' Along centerline
Other Objects: Has a 4 Ft High Fence 0 Ft from Threshold and 30 Ft R.  



Additional Remarks

Frequent Helicopter Operations Year Around.
Irregular Snow Removal.
No Line of Site Between Runway Ends.

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