KGTF
Airport
Great Falls Intl
Great Falls, Montana

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 02/25/2021 - 4/22/2021

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA/ICAO Identifier:GTF / KGTF
Lat/Lng:47.4822992778, -111.370279417
47-28-56.2774N, 111-22-13.0059W
Estimated by 3rd Party Survey on 03/19/2015
Elevation:3680 feet Surveyed by 3rd Party Survey on 03/19/2015
Magnetic Variation:13E,(2020), [12E (2021)]
Sectional:GREAT FALLS
From City:3nm SW of Great Falls

Operations

Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Publicly owned
Activation:04/1940
Attended:Continuous
Control Tower:yes 24 hrs
Type:ATCT-TRACON
Days Tower Operational:ALL
Airspace Class:D
Tower Radar:ASR-8,24hrs,Elev 3643.5.
ARTCC:Salt Lake City(ZLC)Salt Lake City Center
FSS:Great Falls FSS(GTF)
NOTAMs and Weather:GTFNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Unlighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:REIL Runway 21 Operating Continuously When Runway Lights are on. Runway Lights Ctld by Tower.
Beacon:Sunset-Sunrise
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee:no
ARFF:I B S 05/1973
Index Level C ARFF Capability is Available at All Times.

Communications

UNICOM:122.950
Weather:ASOS 406-454-7551 126.6
ATIS:126.6
269.0
operates continuously
Tower:
Contact 'Great Falls Tower'
(Military is 'November Lima')
282.2,118.7
Ground:
Contact 'Great Falls Ground'
(Military is 'November Lima')
121.7,348.6
Clearance:
121.7,348.6
Approach:
Contact 'GREAT FALLS' Approach (24 local)
379.175,128.6,380.3,
290.3
Departure:
Contact 'GREAT FALLS' Departure (24 local)
379.175,128.6,380.3,
290.3
Emergency:
121.5,243.0
Other:--TRSA 379.175
--TRSA 128.6
Master Provides:ARTS-II
TRSA Contact Approach Control

Services

Fuel:Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Airframe Repair:Major
Powerplant Repair:Major
Bottled Oxygen:High/Low pressure
Bulk Oxygen:High/Low pressure
Transient Storage:Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services:Air Freight, Crop Dusting, Avionics, Cargo handling, Charter, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Sales

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:58
Multi Engine GA:10
Jet GA:3
Helicopter GA:5
Military:8
Total:84

Annual Operations

For year ending:12/31/2018
Commercial Carriers:3944
AirTaxi:11229
Local GA (< 20 miles):5982
Non-local GA:7832
Military Operations:5612
Total:34599

Ownership

Owner:Great Falls Intl Airport Auth
2800 Terminal Dr
Great Falls, Mt 59404-5599
406-727-3404
Manager:John Faulkner
2800 Terminal Drive
Great Falls, Mt 59404-5599
406-727-3404

Runways

Runways:03/21
17/35

Runway 03/21

Length:10502 feet
by 3rd Party Survey on 11/06/2014
Width:150 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Surface Treatment:Saw-cut or Plastic Grooved
Classification (PCN):58 /F/B/X/T, 58 , Flexible, Subgrade Strength Medium (represents CBR > 8), Tire pressure Medium (limited to 218 psi), Technical determination
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 116,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 225,000 lbs
Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 424,000 lbs
Double Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 915,000 lbs
for Dc-10-40 and B747.
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:High Intensity
End 03 End 21
Takeoff Run Available (TORA):10502 feet10502 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA):10502 feet10502 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA):10502 feet10502 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA):10502 feet10502 feet
True Alignment:045,(033 Magnetic)225,(213 Magnetic)
ILS Type:ILS/DME 
Runway Markings:Precision Instrument,Good ConditionPrecision Instrument,Good Condition
Elevation at End:3680.0' MSL3659.3' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3680.0' MSL3669.2' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:70' AGL75' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.00°3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:4-light PAPI on left side of runway
PAPI Unusbl Beyond 9 Degs Right of Centerline.
4-light PAPI on right side of runway
Runway Visual Range Equipment Location:Touchdown, Midfield, RolloutTouchdown, Midfield, Rollout
Approach Lights:ALSF2 - Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Category II or III Configuration 
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL): Yes
Runway End Centerline Lights:YesYes
Runway End Touchdown Lights:Yes 
Objects:Road 
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Precision Instrument RunwayD
Object Clearance Slope:43:134:1
Object Height:25' AGL 
Object Distance:1300' Along centerline
645' Right of centerline
 

Runway 17/35

Length:6030 feet
by 3rd Party Survey on 03/19/2015
Width:150 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Surface Treatment:Saw-cut or Plastic Grooved
Classification (PCN):30 /F/B/X/T, 30 , Flexible, Subgrade Strength Medium (represents CBR > 8), Tire pressure Medium (limited to 218 psi), Technical determination
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 87,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 140,000 lbs
Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 245,000 lbs
Double Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 245,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 17 End 35
Takeoff Run Available (TORA):6030 feet5400 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA):6030 feet5400 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA):6030 feet5400 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA):5800 feet5400 feet
True Alignment:180,(168 Magnetic)360,(348 Magnetic)
Runway Markings:Nonprecision Instrument,Good ConditionNonprecision Instrument,Good Condition
Displaced Threshold Distance:230' 
Elevation at End:3640.2' MSL3667.9' MSL
Elevation at Displaced Threshold:3642.0' MSL 
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3659.8' MSL3667.9' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:47' AGL48' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.00°3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:4-light PAPI on left side of runway4-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects:Road 
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Other than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mileOther than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mile
Object Clearance Slope:14:134:1
Object Height:10' AGL 
Object Distance:345' Along centerline
266' Left of centerline
 

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

ANG: Operating 1400-2330Z++ Mon-Thu, Limited Fri, Closed Sat-Sun and Holiday. Base Operations DSN 791-0192, C406-791-0192. No Tran Service Sat, Sun, Holiday or After 2300Z++ Mon-Fri. Aircraft Require Assistance Contact 288.9. Rcr Info Available Fr Base Operations.
Limited Tran Service only Available for Aircraft Participating in ANG Operations with Prior Coordination (Prior Permission).
Birds on and in Vicinity of Airport.
USAF Bash - Exp Increased Migratory Waterfowl Act (Phase II) Mar-may and Sep-Dec, Sr-.5 to Ss+.5.
ANG: Non-Standard Yellow Prk Spot Designators and Eqpt Tool Box Lctn Painted on Ramp.
ANG: Fuel: a++ Available at ANG.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -33C.
Taxiway C Unrstd Wt and Available for Taxiing Aircraft.
Light Pole Located 19.5 ft Fr Apn Edge Abm Spot 3. Light Pole Located 29.5 ft Fr Apn Edge Abm Spot 1. Electrical Eqpt (Fixed) Located 19.5 ft S of Apn Edge.

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