Colstrip, Montana

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 10/12/2017 - 12/7/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:M46
Lat/Lng:45.8528333333, -106.709277778
45-51-10.2000N, 106-42-33.4000W
Estimated by 3RD PARTY SURVEY on 08/07/2010
Elevation:3427 feetSurveyedby 3RD PARTY SURVEYon 08/07/2010
Magnetic Variation:13E,(1995),[10E (2017)]
From City:3nmSW of Colstrip


Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Publicly owned
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Salt Lake City Center(ZLC)
FSS:Great Falls FSS(GTF)
NOTAMs and Weather:GTFNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:MIRL Runway 06/24 Preset Low Intensity Dusk-0100; After 0100 Activate - CTAF.
Beacon:Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee:no




Transient Storage:Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:12

Annual Operations

For year ending:08/05/2015
Local GA (< 20 miles):500
Non-local GA:200


Owner:County of Rosebud
Po Box 47
Forsyth, Mt 59327
Manager:Mike Hills
Po Box 895
Colstrip, Mt 59323



Runway 06/24

Length:5100 feet
by 3Rd Party Survey on 08/07/2010
Width:75 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Good Condition
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 12,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 06 End 24
True Alignment:075,(065 Magnetic)255,(245 Magnetic)
Runway Markings:Nonprecision Instrument,Good ConditionNonprecision Instrument,Good Condition
Elevation at End:3427.6' MSL3383.4' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:3427.6' MSL3412.4' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:24' AGL24' 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 affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a nonprecision approachUtility runway with a nonprecision approach
Object Clearance Slope:20:120:1



Additional Remarks

Hill 1550' from Runway 24 End 600' Left & 93' Above Runway Threshold.
700 Ft Power Plant Stacks 4.5 NM NE of Airport.
Phone Available on Airport.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Added Required at or Below -32C.

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