Morningstar Field
Des Moines, Iowa

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:Y76
Lat/Lng:41.6543152778, -93.6411236111
41-39-15.5350N, 093-38-28.0450W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 04/25/2014
Elevation:805 feetEstimatedby STATEon 06/04/2010
Magnetic Variation:04E,(1985),[1E (2017)]
From City:3nmN of Des Moines


Use:Open to the public
Airspace Analysis:CONDITIONAL
Provided Runway 17 Displaced to Provide Clear 20:1 Approach; Relocate Threshold Lights to Displace Runway 17; Remove Poles at Runway 17 Threshold; Install Obstruction Lights on Office & Hangar.
Ownership:Privately owned
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Minneapolis Center(ZMP)
FSS:Fort Dodge FSS(FOD)
NOTAMs and Weather:FODNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Landing Fee:no




Airframe Repair:None
Powerplant Repair:None
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:56

Annual Operations

For year ending:07/03/2013
Local GA (< 20 miles):18402
Non-local GA:1198


Owner:Alex Benskin
339 S.W. 6Th Street
Des Moines, Ia 50309
(515) 280-8210
Manager:Airport Board Member.



Runway 18/36

Length:2333 feet
by Faa Oe/Aaa on 04/25/2014
Width:120 feet
Surface:Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 18 End 36
Runway Markings:Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only)Nonstandard (Other Than Numbers Only)
Elevation at End:805.0' MSL804.0' MSL
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:15' AGL15' AGL
Object Distance:300' Along centerline
400' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Waterfowl on & in Vicinity of Airport.
Airport Closed Until Further Notice. Current Gravel Mining Pit on Site.
(Airport Status) Airport Closed Indefinitely.

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