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KVLA Vandalia Municipal Airport
Vandalia, Illinois, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 25 APRIL 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: VLA
Lat/Long: 38-59-29.2770N / 089-09-58.2820W
38-59.487950N / 089-09.971367W
38.9914658 / -89.1661894
(estimated)
Elevation: 537.2 ft. / 163.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01W (2005)
From city: 3 miles NW of VANDALIA, IL
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 62471

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1944
Control tower: no
ARTCC: KANSAS CITY CENTER
FSS: SAINT LOUIS FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: STL (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: ALL/IRREGULAR/
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27, PAPI RY 18, AND REILS RY 18, 27 & 36 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-A: 122.8 (618-283-9595)
WX AWOS-A at GRE (14 nm SW): 123.05 (618-664-1939)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY KANSAS CITY ARTCC ON FREQS 124.3/269.15 (DECATUR RCAG)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
VLAr178/6.1VANDALIA VORTAC114.3004E
BIBr275/32.2BIBLE GROVE VORTAC109.0003E
ENLr355/34.3CENTRALIA VORTAC115.0004E
TOYr063/38.3TROY VORTAC116.0004E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SALEM337/22.840001WSLO ... .-.. ---
SHELBYVILLE213/29.136502WSYZ ... -.-- --..

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL IS SELF-SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3751 x 100 ft. / 1143 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/porous friction courses, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 21.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 38-59.855173N38-59.237187N
Longitude: 089-10.037287W089-10.032815W
Elevation: 530.1 ft.533.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 181 magnetic, 180 true001 magnetic, 360 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 18 ft. road, 575 ft. from runway, 284 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear14 ft. road, 522 ft. from runway, 278 ft. right of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear
RY 36 APCH SLOPE IS 23:1 TO RELOCATED THLD, USING PART 77 SURFACES.

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 3001 x 75 ft. / 915 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 19.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 38-59.413748N38-59.416520N
Longitude: 089-10.208473W089-09.575018W
Elevation: 531.6 ft.537.1 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 091 magnetic, 090 true271 magnetic, 270 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: VANDALIA PARK DISTRICT
900 NORTH LOCUST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
Phone 618-283-3176
Manager: CHAD FELDPOUCH
1754 N. 400 ST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
Phone 618-267-8035

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 20
Single engine airplanes: 18
Multi engine airplanes: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 27/day *
80% local general aviation
20% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 May 2017

Additional Remarks

A58-27 RWY 27 HAS 8 FT SEASONAL CROPS 83 FT FROM RY END
FOR WX ADVY, 3 CLICKS CTAF. PHONE (618)283-9595.
RY 27 HAS 8FT SEASONAL CROPS 200 FT FROM RWY END, PENETRATING PART 77 SFC

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 25 April 2019 at 0901Z to 23 May 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (165KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (180KB)
VOR RWY 18   download (179KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (201KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KGRE - Greenville Airport (14 nm SW)
KSLO - Salem-Leckrone Airport (23 nm SE)
3LF - Litchfield Municipal Airport (26 nm NW)
KENL - Centralia Municipal Airport (29 nm S)
2H0 - Shelby County Airport (29 nm NE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-May-2019
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:1010:10
Sunrise05:4110:41
Sunset20:0601:06
Evening civil twilight20:3601:36

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-May-2019 06:30:06
Local (UTC-5)  20-May-2019 01:30:06
 
METAR
KSLO 
23nm SE 
200615Z AUTO 30006KT 10SM CLR 16/11 A2997 RMK AO2 T01600112
K3LF 
26nm NW 
200615Z AUTO 28003KT 10SM CLR 12/10 A2999 RMK AO2 T01220099
KENL 
29nm S 
200615Z AUTO 32006KT 10SM CLR 16/12 A2997 RMK AO2 T01610119
K1H2 
30nm E 
200615Z AUTO 27006KT 10SM CLR 15/10 A2998 RMK AO2 T01460100
KTAZ 
33nm N 
200615Z AUTO 28005KT 10SM CLR 13/09 A2997 RMK AO2 T01300086
KFOA 
39nm SE 
200615Z AUTO 32003KT 10SM SCT050 17/11 A2996 RMK AO2 T01740112
KALN 
41nm W 
200615Z AUTO 29003KT 10SM CLR 13/11 A2998 RMK AO2 T01300114
KBLV 
42nm SW 
200556Z AUTO 29003KT 10SM CLR 15/11 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP147 T01470107 10236 20147 402600147 52020 $
KMVN 
43nm S 
200556Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM FEW050 17/12 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP142 T01670117 10239 20167 51019
TAF
KBLV 
42nm SW 
200105Z 2001/2106 26012KT 9999 SCT030 510006 QNH2979INS BECMG 2007/2008 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH2998INS BECMG 2104/2105 07012KT 9999 SCT120 BKN130 QNH2999INS TX22/2001Z TN13/2010Z
KMVN 
43nm S 
200520Z 2006/2106 24006KT P6SM FEW250 FM202300 35005KT P6SM SCT250 FM210300 02003KT P6SM BKN200
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Vandalia Park District 618-267-8035
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100LL Jet A
SS $4.10 $3.45 
 Updated 17-May-2019
 
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SS=Self service
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