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KFKA Fillmore County Airport
Preston, Minnesota, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: FKA
Lat/Long: 43-40-36.3000N / 092-10-47.1000W
43-40.605000N / 092-10.785000W
43.6767500 / -92.1797500
(estimated)
Elevation: 1276.7 ft. / 389.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01E (2000)
From city: 4 miles W of PRESTON, MN
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 55990

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1970
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: PRINCETON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FKA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATTENDED
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT PAPI RY 11/29; MIRL RY 11/29 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3: 118.550 (507-765-2182)
ROCHESTER APPROACH: 119.8
ROCHESTER DEPARTURE: 119.8
WX ASOS at RST (20 nm NW): PHONE 507-285-0298
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 132.35/307.3 (ROCHESTER RCAG) WHEN ROCHESTER APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
RSTr104/19.2ROCHESTER VOR/DME112.0005E
ONAr220/31.5WINONA VOR/DME111.4001E
JAYr076/32.7AUSTIN VOR/DME108.2003E
ODIr244/33.9NODINE VORTAC117.9001E
UKNr305/36.7WAUKON VOR/DME116.6005E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 11/29

Dimensions: 4001 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 11  RUNWAY 29
Latitude: 43-40.700538N43-40.510185N
Longitude: 092-11.218468W092-10.349937W
Elevation: 1272.8 ft.1275.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 106 magnetic, 107 true286 magnetic, 287 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: FILLMORE COUNTY
909 HOUSTON STREET NW
PRESTON, MN 55965
Phone 507-765-3854
Manager: PAM SCHROEDER
909 HOUSTON STREET NW
PRESTON, MN 55965
Phone (507) 765-3854

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 27
Single engine airplanes: 26
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 78/week *
50% transient general aviation
50% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 August 2016

Additional Remarks

ULTRALIGHTS ON & INVOF ARPT.

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 from 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11   download (243KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29   download (238KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (42KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (156KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

55Y - Rushford Municipal-Robert W Bunke Field Airport (17 nm NE)
KCJJ - Ellen Church Field Airport (19 nm S)
KRST - Rochester International Airport (20 nm NW)
KCHU - Houston County Airport (30 nm E)
KDEH - Decorah Municipal Airport (31 nm SE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 14-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:0313:03
Sunrise07:3613:36
Sunset16:3122:31
Evening civil twilight17:0423:04

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  14-Dec-2018 18:00:52
Local (UTC-6)  14-Dec-2018 12:00:52
 
METAR
KFKA 141735Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR M03/M04 A3021 RMK AO2 T10311036
KRST 
19nm NW 
141754Z 19004KT 10SM CLR M02/M03 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP247 I6011 T10221028 11022 21078 56005
TAF
KRST 
19nm NW 
141720Z 1418/1518 20009KT P6SM FEW180 FM142300 24006KT P6SM SCT180 FM150400 VRB03KT 4SM BR SCT200 FM150900 VRB03KT 1SM BR SCT005 FM151430 17005KT P6SM SCT200
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Fillmore County Airport 507-765-3854
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[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangar leasing / sales, Flight training, Aircraft maintenance, Flying club, Courtesy transportation, ...

More info about Fillmore County Airport
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100LL
SS $4.69 
 Updated 04-Oct-2018
 
   1 read write
SS=Self service
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