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KVLA Vandalia Municipal Airport
Vandalia, Illinois, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 06 DECEMBER 2018

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 -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving 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.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
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.
Gradient: 0.2%0.2%
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 6 December 2018 at 0901Z to 3 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (165KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (180KB)
VOR RWY 18   download (177KB)
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 15-Dec-2018
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3912:39
Sunrise07:0913:09
Sunset16:3422:34
Evening civil twilight17:0423:04

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  15-Dec-2018 22:42:27
Local (UTC-6)  15-Dec-2018 16:42:27
 
METAR
KSLO 
23nm SE 
152215Z AUTO 02012KT 10SM CLR 08/04 A3001 RMK AO2 T00800036
K3LF 
26nm NW 
152215Z AUTO 36012KT 10SM SCT027 07/01 A3007 RMK AO2 T00700014
KENL 
29nm S 
152215Z AUTO 36008KT 10SM SCT050 08/05 A3001 RMK AO2 T00810054
K1H2 
30nm E 
152215Z AUTO 34010G15KT 10SM CLR 07/03 A3004 RMK AO2 T00650025
KTAZ 
33nm N 
152215Z AUTO 36010KT 10SM BKN028 07/02 A3008 RMK AO2 T00700019
KFOA 
39nm SE 
152215Z AUTO 36008KT 10SM OVC022 08/05 A3000 RMK AO2 T00780052
KALN 
41nm W 
152150Z 01010G18KT 10SM SCT021 09/04 A3006
KBLV 
42nm SW 
152156Z 35010KT 10SM FEW065 08/03 A3003 RMK AO2A SLP174 T00810025 $
KMVN 
43nm S 
152156Z AUTO VRB06KT 10SM SCT018 BKN026 BKN120 07/06 A2999 RMK AO2 RAB02E13 SLP159 P0000 T00670061
TAF
KBLV 
42nm SW 
151600Z 1516/1622 36012KT 9999 SCT020 OVC030 QNH2998INS TEMPO 1516/1519 8000 -RA BKN020 OVC025 BECMG 1604/1605 VRB06KT 9999 SKC QNH3010INS TX09/1521Z TN01/1611Z
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Vandalia Park District 618-267-8035
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