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KVWU Waskish Municipal Airport
Waskish, Minnesota, USA


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 07 DECEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: VWU
Lat/Long: 48-08-51.2355N / 094-31-02.9095W
48-08.853925N / 094-31.048492W
48.1475654 / -94.5174749
(estimated)
Elevation: 1181 ft. / 360 m (estimated)
Variation: 04E (1985)
From city: 1 mile S of WASKISH, MN
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 56685

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1953
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: PRINCETON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: VWU (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3: 124.17 (218-647-8415)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BDEr170/34.7BAUDETTE VOR/DME111.6004E

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 3000 x 140 ft. / 914 x 43 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
SOME SOFT SPOTS AND WEAK TURF.
Runway edge markings: RY 02/20 MKD WITH YELLOW CONES.
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 018 magnetic, 022 true198 magnetic, 202 true
Markings: nonenone
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Obstructions: 41 ft. trees, 458 ft. from runway, 34 ft. right of centerline, 11:1 slope to clear
RY 2, MULTIPLE TREES OBSTR APPR L/R OF RY CTR.
none

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: TOWN BOARD OF WASKISH
PO BOX 466
WASKISH, MN 56685
Phone 218-647-8485
Manager: RAY BERGER
54450 FRANKIE LANE NE
WASKISH, MN 56685
Phone (218) 766-1523

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft operations: avg 31/week *
62% local general aviation
38% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 30 September 2014

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at KVWU.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBDE - Baudette International Airport (35 nm N)
KFOZ - Bigfork Municipal Airport (41 nm SE)
KBJI - Bemidji Regional Airport (42 nm SW)
KINL - Falls International Airport-Einarson Field (51 nm NE)
KRRT - Warroad International Memorial Airport (58 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Dec-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:2813:28
Sunrise08:0514:05
Sunset16:2422:24
Evening civil twilight17:0123:01

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Dec-2017 22:19:28
Local (UTC-6)  18-Dec-2017 16:19:28
 
METAR
KVWU 182155Z AUTO 23011G17KT 2 1/2SM -SN SCT010 BKN026 OVC035 00/M01 A2947 RMK AO2
TAF
KBJI 
42nm SW 
181928Z 1819/1918 21008KT 1SM -SN OVC015 FM182100 22008KT 5SM -SN OVC020 FM182200 23009KT P6SM OVC030 TEMPO 1822/1823 1SM -SN OVC015 FM182300 25009KT P6SM OVC030 TEMPO 1823/1824 2SM -SN OVC015 FM190300 28009KT P6SM OVC020 FM190500 28010KT P6SM BKN035 FM191100 29011G20KT P6SM FEW045 FM191700 29014G24KT P6SM BKN020
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