KHLN
Airport
Helena Rgnl
Helena, 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:HLN / KHLN
Lat/Lng:46.6067222222, -111.983277778
46-36-24.2000N, 111-58-59.8000W
Estimated by 3rd Party Survey on 06/21/2015
Elevation:3877 feet Surveyed by 3rd Party Survey on 06/21/2015
Magnetic Variation:16E,(1990), [12E (2021)]
Sectional:GREAT FALLS
From City:2nm NE of Helena

Operations

Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Publicly owned
Activation:04/1940
Attended:All year Every day 0500-0100 (local)
Control Tower:yes 0600-2200 (local)
Type:ATCT-A/C
Hours:18
Days Tower Operational:WDE
Airspace Class:D,E,Class D Svc 0600-2200; Other Times Class E
ARTCC:Salt Lake City(ZLC)Salt Lake City Center
FSS:Great Falls FSS(GTF)
NOTAMs and Weather:HLNNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:When Air Traffic Control Tower Closed Activate MALSR Runway 27; REIL Runway 09, 17 & 35; PAPI Runway 09 & 27; HIRL Runway 09/27; MIRL Runway 05/23 & 17/35; - CTAF.
Beacon:Sunset-Sunrise
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee:yes
Landing Fee for All Commercial Aircraft & All Aircraft Over 10000 Lbs.
ARFF:I B S 05/1973
ARFF Coverage Provided for Scheduled Part 121 Acrs only Except with Prior Approval - Call 406-442-2821.

Communications

CTAF:118.300
UNICOM:122.950
Weather:ASOS 406-443-4317 120.4
ATIS:120.4
operates continuously
Tower:
Contact 'Helena Tower'
257.8,118.3
Ground:
Contact 'Helena Ground'
121.9
Approach:
Contact 'HELENA' Approach (0600-2200 local)
119.5,229.4
Departure:
Contact 'HELENA' Departure (0600-2200 local)
119.5,229.4
Emergency:
121.5,243.0
Other:--ARNG OPS 321.45
--ARNG OPS 126.2
--ARNG OPS 40.65FM
Tower Remarks:Approach/Departure Control Service Provided by Salt Lake ARTCC (Zlc) on Frequencies 133.4/285.4 (Butte RCAG) When Helena Approach Control (Hln) Closed.

Services

Fuel:Grade 100 Gasoline (green)
Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Grade 80 Gasoline (red)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Airframe Repair:Major
Powerplant Repair:Major
Bottled Oxygen:High pressure
Bulk Oxygen:High pressure
Transient Storage:Hanger,Tie-Down
Other Services:Air Freight, Crop Dusting, Air Ambulance, Cargo handling, Charter, Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental, Aircraft Sales, Annual Surveying

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:157
Multi Engine GA:27
Jet GA:6
Helicopter GA:22
Military:23
Ultralights:2
Total:237

Annual Operations

For year ending:12/31/2019
Commercial Carriers:3421
AirTaxi:4728
Local GA (< 20 miles):22483
Non-local GA:15410
Military Operations:5306
Total:51348

Ownership

Owner:Helena Reg Airport Auth
2850 Mercer Loop
Helena, Mt 59602
406-442-2821
Manager:Jeff Wadekamper
2850 Mercer Loop
Helena, Mt 59602
406-442-2821

Runways

Runways:05/23
09/27
10/28
17/35

Runway 05/23

Length:4644 feet
by 3rd Party Survey on 06/21/2015
Width:75 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Surface Treatment:Porous Friction Course
Classification (PCN):6 /F/C/X/U, 6 , Flexible, Subgrade Strength Low (represents CBR > 4), Tire pressure Medium (limited to 218 psi), Determined using Aircraft
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 21,000 lbs
Dual Wheel aircraft: 30,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 05 End 23
Takeoff Run Available (TORA):4644 feet4644 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA):4644 feet4644 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA):4644 feet4644 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA):4644 feet4644 feet
True Alignment:066,(054 Magnetic)246,(234 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern: Yes
Runway Markings:Basic,Good ConditionBasic,Good Condition
Elevation at End:3877.2' MSL3819.6' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3877.3' MSL3850.5' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:40' AGL49' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.00°3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:2-light PAPI on left side of runway2-light PAPI on left side of runway
Objects:RoadFence
Object Marking: Marked
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Other than utility runway with a visual approachOther than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mile
Object Clearance Slope:10:143:1
Object Height:22' AGL8' AGL
Object Distance:425' Along centerline
136' Left of centerline
550' Along centerline
165' Left of centerline

Runway 09/27

Length:9000 feet
by 3rd Party Survey on 06/21/2015
Width:150 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Surface Treatment:Porous Friction Course
Classification (PCN):50 /F/C/X/U, 50 , Flexible, Subgrade Strength Low (represents CBR > 4), Tire pressure Medium (limited to 218 psi), Determined using Aircraft
Weight Capacity:Dual Wheel aircraft: 160,000 lbs
Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 250,000 lbs
Double Dual Tandem Wheel aircraft: 420,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:High Intensity
End 09 End 27
Takeoff Run Available (TORA):9000 feet9000 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA):9000 feet9000 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA):9000 feet9000 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA):9000 feet9000 feet
True Alignment:102,(090 Magnetic)282,(270 Magnetic)
ILS Type: ILS
Right Hand Pattern: Yes
Runway Markings:Precision Instrument,Good ConditionPrecision Instrument,Good Condition
Elevation at End:3863.7' MSL3844.8' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3863.7' MSL3851.7' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:55' AGL55' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.30°3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:4-light PAPI on left side of runway4-light PAPI on left side of runway
Approach Lights: MALSR - 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):Yes 
Objects:Ground 
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Other than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 milePrecision Instrument Runway
Object Clearance Slope:34:150:1
Object Height:6' AGL 
Object Distance:200' Along centerline
350' Right of centerline
 
Other Objects:+6' Ground 0-200' from Runway End 350' R. 

Runway 10/28

Length:1584 feet
by 3rd Party Survey on 06/21/2015
Width:75 feet
Surface:Grass / Sod
End 10 End 28
True Alignment:103,(091 Magnetic)283,(271 Magnetic)
Elevation at End:3855.9' MSL3850.7' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3855.9' MSL3855.9' MSL
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a visual approachUtility runway with a visual approach

Runway 17/35

Length:2989 feet
by 3rd Party Survey on 06/06/2015
Width:75 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Surface Treatment:Porous Friction Course
Classification (PCN):5 /F/C/X/U, 5 , Flexible, Subgrade Strength Low (represents CBR > 4), Tire pressure Medium (limited to 218 psi), Determined using Aircraft
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 17 End 35
Takeoff Run Available (TORA):2989 feet2989 feet
Takeoff Distance Available (TODA):2989 feet2989 feet
Accelerate-Stop Distance Available (ASDA):2989 feet2989 feet
Landing Distance Available (LDA):2989 feet2989 feet
True Alignment:179,(167 Magnetic)359,(347 Magnetic)
Right Hand Pattern: Yes
Runway Markings:Basic,Good ConditionBasic,Good Condition
Elevation at End:3811.9' MSL3862.3' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3862.3' MSL3862.3' MSL
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):YesYes
Objects: Ground
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a visual approachUtility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope:20:120:1
Object Height: 4' AGL
Object Distance: 200' Along centerline
0B'
Other Objects: +4' Ground 0-200' from Runway End 0-125' L & R.

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

Flight Notification Service (Adcus) Available.
Runway 17/35 & Runway 05/23 (Except Between Taxiway F & Runway 09/27) not Available for Air Carrier Use by Aircraft with Gtr than 30 Passenger Seats.
Taxiways a, B, and C (Between Taxiway a & Runway 35) not Available for Air Carrier Use by Aircraft with Gtr than 30 Passenger Seats.
Arng - Operating 1400-0030Z++ Mon-Fri, Except Holiday. Exercise Caution While Taxiing, Aasf Ramp not Stressed for Large Aircraft. Contact Flight Operations for Ramp Advsy 126.2, DSN 406-324-5775, C406-324-5775. No Trans Service Sat, Sun, Holiday or After 2300Z++ Mon-Fri.
Fuel - a, J8 (C406-442-2190. Service Fee 50.0) (Nc-80, 100, 100Ll)
Landing Rights Customs Available - Call 406-449-5506.
Cold Temperature Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -17C.
Arng: ft Harrison Aaf (Mt15) Within Class D Contact Mt Arng Operations C406 324-5775/76 DSN 324-5775/76 for Paradrop Operations Information and Hours.
for Cd If Una to Contact on FSS Frequency, Contact Salt Lake ARTCC at 801-320-2568.

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