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KDLH Duluth International Airport
Duluth, Minnesota, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: DLH
Lat/Long: 46-50-31.5000N / 092-11-37.1000W
46-50.525000N / 092-11.618333W
46.8420833 / -92.1936389
(estimated)
Elevation: 1427.8 ft. / 435.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 00E (2020)
From city: 5 miles NW of DULUTH, MN
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 55811

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: PRINCETON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: DLH (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: yes, LNDG FEE FOR ALL COML ACFT & ALL ACFT OVR 10,000 LBS MAX LDG WEIGHT.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index B
International operations: international airport of entry

Airport Communications

UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 124.1 270.1
WX ASOS: PHONE 218-723-8340
DULUTH GROUND: 121.9 348.6
DULUTH TOWER: 118.3 257.8
DULUTH APPROACH: 125.45 125.45 233.7
DULUTH DEPARTURE: 125.45 125.45 233.7
ANG COMD POST: 139.9
BASIC RADAR SVC: 125.45
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
IC: 125.45 233.7
LSB: 6735
PTD/ANG COMD POST: 288.9
WX AWOS-3 at DYT (9 nm SE): 119.275 (218-720-4886)
WX AWOS-3 at SUW (10 nm SE): 120.35 (715-394-0283)
WX AWOS-3 at COQ (15 nm SW): 118.525 (218-879-0783)
  • ELEV 1,422.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
DLHr004/2.4DULUTH VORTAC112.6005E
HIBr141/34.6HIBBING VOR/DME110.8002E
EVMr159/37.0EVELETH VOR/DME108.2001E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
PYKLA092/6.637900EDL -.. .-..
CLOQUET057/15.433501WCOQ -.-. --- --.-
MOOSE LAKE043/35.936202EMZH -- --.. ....

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
J8 AVBL AT BOTH CIVILIAN & MILITARY FUELING FACILITIES.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 10162 x 150 ft. / 3097 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 75 /R/C/W/U
Single wheel: 94.0
Double wheel: 180.0
Double tandem: 650.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 46-50.547302N46-50.481050N
Longitude: 092-13.217400W092-10.783143W
Elevation: 1427.8 ft.1419.1 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 092272
Declared distances: TORA:10162 TODA:10162 ASDA:10162 LDA:10162TORA:10162 TODA:10162 ASDA:10162 LDA:10162
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: touchdowntouchdown
Approach lights: ALSF2: standard 2,400 foot high intensity approach lighting system with centerline sequenced flashers (category II or III)MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Centerline lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, lightedyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILSILS
Obstructions: 93 ft. tree, 2797 ft. from runway, 873 ft. left of centerline, 27:1 slope to clear26 ft. tree, 1376 ft. from runway, 133 ft. left of centerline, 45:1 slope to clear

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 5719 x 150 ft. / 1743 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 45 /F/B/X/T
Single wheel: 52.0
Double wheel: 100.0
Double tandem: 361.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 46-50.144437N46-50.946172N
Longitude: 092-11.296187W092-10.578715W
Elevation: 1413.7 ft.1416.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 032212
Declared distances: TORA:5719 TODA:5719 ASDA:5719 LDA:5719TORA:5719 TODA:5719 ASDA:5719 LDA:5719
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 51 ft. tree, 2194 ft. from runway, 217 ft. right of centerline, 39:1 slope to clear30 ft. tree, 1289 ft. from runway, 324 ft. left of centerline, 36:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF DULUTH, MINN
4701 GRINDEN DR
DULUTH, MN 55811
Phone 218 625-7766
Manager: TOM WERNER
4701 GRINDEN DR
DULUTH, MN 55811
Phone 218 625-7767

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 87
Single engine airplanes: 49
Multi engine airplanes: 10
Jet airplanes: 4
Helicopters: 3
Military aircraft: 21
    
Aircraft operations: avg 156/day *
47% transient general aviation
32% local general aviation
14% air taxi
5% military
2% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

E60-27 TYPE H BAK 12B(B) (2000').
E60-09 TYPE H BAK-12B(B) (1470').
BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
RY WEIGHT BEARING STRENGTH RY 03/21 - 2S127, RY 09/27 2S153.
JASU: 9(AM32A-60) 2(A/M32A-86) 2(MC-11) 6(MC-2A) (MIL).
SP DE-ICE LHOX LHNIT.
OIL: O-148(MIL). JOAP.
WINDSHEAR/DOWNDRAFTS FINAL APCH RY 27.
CAUTION: BIRD HAZ. (PHASE II CONDITIONS) EXISTS DUR 1 SEP THRU 31 OCT. CTC SOF/COMD POST/AFLD MGR FOR INFO.
FLIGHT NOTIFICATION SERVICE (ADCUS) AVBL.
TAXI LANE 'G' MAY BE USED AS AN ALTERNATE TAXI ROUTE.
FUEL: A+, J8 (MONACO AIR DULUTH, C218-727-2911.) (NC-100LL, A). A++(MIL) (ANG, C218-788-7340).
PPR ALL ACFT. OPR 1200-2130Z++ MON-FRI, EXC HOL AND FLEX DAYS. LTD OPR HR AND TRAN SVC AVBL. CTC AFLD MGT DSN 825-7252, C218-788-7252, OPS DESK DSN 825-7399, C218-788-7399, COMD POST DSN 825-7370/7371, C218-788-7370/7371. FTR ACFT AND C12/C21 CARGO ACFT MAY ENTER ANG RAMP VIA E1/E2. ALL OTHER NON-FTR ACFT USE TWY F TO ENTER ANG RAMP. PER GIANT REPORT, TWY F CURRENTLY RSTD TO ONLY C17/C130 ACFT. ALL OTHER CARGO AMC ACFT MUST PARK AT MIDFIELD RAMP. ALL TRAN ACFT WILL CTC COMD POST 15 MIN PRIOR TO LDG. TRAN ACFT WILL CTC COMD POST BEFORE ENGINE STARTUP AND BEFORE TAXI. NO SVC AVAILABLE WHEN WIND CHILL EXCEEDS OR IS FCST TO EXCEED -30-F. FOR RCR INFO, AFLD STATUS AND CRASH RESCUE CAPABILITY CT
HIGH SPEED MIL JET TFC AT 3000 FT TO 3300 FT MSL IN AREA.
WHEN RY 03/21 IS IN USE TWY C NORTH OF RY 09/27 MAY BE RESTRICTED BY ATC TO ACFT WITH WINGSPANS LESS THAN 49 FT.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 9 November 2017 at 0901Z and 7 December 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 09 **CHANGED**   download (269KB)
ILS OR LOC RWY 27 **CHANGED**   download (291KB)
ILS RWY 09 (SA CAT I) **CHANGED**   download (238KB)
ILS RWY 09 (SA CAT I) **CHANGED**   download (238KB)
ILS RWY 09 (CAT II) **CHANGED**   download (227KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03 **CHANGED**   download (221KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09 **CHANGED**   download (241KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21 **CHANGED**   download (225KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27 **CHANGED**   download (238KB)
VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 21 **CHANGED**   download (235KB)
VOR OR TACAN RWY 03 **CHANGED**   download (219KB)
HI-TACAN RWY 09   download (201KB)
TACAN RWY 09   download (142KB)
COPTER ILS OR LOC RWY 27 **CHANGED**   download (212KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (99KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (156KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSUW - Richard I Bong Airport (10 nm SE)
KCOQ - Cloquet/Carlton County Airport (15 nm SW)
KTWM - Richard B Helgeson Airport (22 nm NE)
KOLG - Solon Springs Municipal Airport (35 nm SE)
KMZH - Moose Lake Carlton County Airport (36 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 24-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5112:51
Sunrise07:2513:25
Sunset16:2622:26
Evening civil twilight17:0023:00

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  24-Nov-2017 08:10:33
Local (UTC-6)  24-Nov-2017 02:10:33
 
METAR
KDLH 240755Z 24015G24KT 10SM CLR 04/00 A2936 RMK AO2 SLP957 T00390000
KDYT 
10nm SE 
240754Z AUTO 23007KT 10SM CLR 04/01 A2939 RMK AO2
KCOQ 
15nm SW 
240755Z AUTO 21012G18KT 10SM CLR 04/M02 A2938 RMK AO2
TAF
KDLH 240534Z 2406/2506 21013KT P6SM SCT080 SCT200 WS020/25040KT FM241000 21013KT P6SM SCT040 BKN080 WS020/26045KT FM241500 25010G16KT P6SM VCSH BKN028 OVC050 TEMPO 2416/2420 6SM -SHRA OVC024 FM242300 29014G24KT P6SM SCT020 BKN035 FM250200 31012G18KT P6SM BKN030
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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Monaco Air Duluth
Air Elite
UNICOM 122.95
218-727-2911
[web site]
[email]
Monaco Air Duluth is committed to providing exceptional customer service while maintaining a constant focus on safety. We specialize in international and domestic quick turns. We also provide a full range of services to crew, passengers, and aircraft owners living in the area, visiting, or just passing through. Check out our website to learn more about us and what we have to offer.

We look forward to serving you soon!
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IMPORTANT: Note that the FBOs below are NOT at KDLH but at other nearby airports. Do not expect services from these FBOs to be available at KDLH.
Located at KSUW
Superior Flying Services
UNICOM 122.70
715-394-6444
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At KSUW (Richard I Bong Airport), 10 miles SSE

Superior Flying Services is the Twin Ports most affordable option for Fuel Services, Aircraft Handling, and Flight Training. No ramp fees or overnight tie down fees ever! New modern facilities and 24 hour fuel services. Interested in flight training, Superior Flying Services trains more pilots than anyone else in the Duluth/Superior area at the most affordable prices.
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100LL Jet A
AS $4.69 --- 
FS --- $3.99 
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