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KVLA Vandalia Municipal Airport
Vandalia, Illinois, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 24 MAY 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 -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.
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 24 May 2018 at 0901Z to 21 June 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (167KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (181KB)
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 27-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:0510:05
Sunrise05:3610:36
Sunset20:1101:11
Evening civil twilight20:4201:42

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  27-May-2018 18:17:43
Local (UTC-5)  27-May-2018 13:17:43
 
METAR
KSLO 
23nm SE 
271755Z AUTO 19006KT 10SM SCT048 SCT080 BKN100 33/21 A2990 RMK AO2 T03330206 10335 20239
K3LF 
26nm NW 
271755Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT040 32/22 A2990 RMK AO2 T03170221 10317 20213
KENL 
29nm S 
271755Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 34/21 A2990 RMK AO2 T03360211 10339 20236
K1H2 
30nm E 
271755Z AUTO 16007KT 120V210 10SM SCT050 SCT070 34/20 A2991 RMK AO2 T03360199 10337 20226
KTAZ 
33nm N 
271755Z AUTO 22003KT 10SM SCT042 32/22 A2988 RMK AO2 T03220217 10322 20221
KFOA 
39nm SE 
271755Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT042 SCT049 BKN110 32/22 A2990 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NE THRU S T03220216 10328 20240
KALN 
41nm W 
271752Z 20006KT 10SM SCT040 33/23 A2989
KBLV 
42nm SW 
271756Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM FEW047 FEW160 32/22 A2988 RMK AO2 SLP117 60000 T03220223 10325 20232
KMVN 
43nm S 
271756Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM FEW042 32/23 A2991 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NE-SE TSB24E39 SLP123 T03220228 10322 20228 55001
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Vandalia Park District 618-267-8035
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