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Y63 Elbow Lake Municipal - Pride of the Prairie Airport
Elbow Lake, Minnesota, USA


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 07 DECEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: Y63
Lat/Long: 45-59-05.3956N / 095-59-30.6698W
45-59.089927N / 095-59.511163W
45.9848321 / -95.9918527
(estimated)
Elevation: 1205.6 ft. / 367 m (estimated)
Variation: 02E (2015)
From city: 1 mile SW of ELBOW LAKE, MN
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 56531

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1966
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: PRINCETON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: Y63 (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: MON-FRI 0700-1800
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: MIRL RY 14/32 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT REIL RY 14/32; PAPI RY 14/32; MIRL RY 14/32 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3: 118.075 (218-685-6456)
WX AWOS-3 at FFM (19 nm N): 110.4 (218-736-7216)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 126.1/269.2 (ALEXANDRIA RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
FFMr154/19.5FERGUS FALLS VOR/DME110.4005E
MOXr353/25.2MORRIS VOR/DME109.6005E
AXNr266/31.7ALEXANDRIA VOR/DME112.8007E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
HAMRE164/14.433705EFF ..-. ..-.
GLENWOOD303/34.834603EGHW --. .... .--

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
SELF SVC FUEL WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 3401 x 60 ft. / 1037 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 45-59.305815N45-58.874038N
Longitude: 095-59.766465W095-59.255862W
Elevation: 1203.3 ft.1200.3 ft.
Gradient: 0.3%0.3%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Runway 11W/29W

Dimensions: 4125 x 130 ft. / 1257 x 40 m
Surface: water
RUNWAY 11W  RUNWAY 29W
Traffic pattern: leftleft

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF ELBOW LAKE
C/O CITY CLERK, P.O. BOX 1079
ELBOW LAKE, MN 56531
Phone 218-685-4483
Manager: JOE LARUE
1111 SECOND ST. SW
ELBOW LAKE, MN 56531
Phone 218-685-6594

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 26
Single engine airplanes: 23
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Helicopters: 1
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
67% local general aviation
33% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 30 April 2016

Additional Remarks

ULTRALIGHTS ON & INVOF ARPT.
SEAPLANE OPERATIONS TO LAKE EAST OF AIRPORT FLY 2,000 MSL PATTERN AND MONITOR CTAF.
RY 11/29 WATER ELEVATION 1185'.

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 between 7 December 2017 at 0901Z and 4 January 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download (217KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download (222KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (164KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KFFM - Fergus Falls Municipal Airport-Einar Mickelson Field (19 nm N)
KMOX - Morris Municipal Airport - Charlie Schmidt Field (25 nm S)
KAXN - Chandler Field Airport (26 nm E)
KETH - Wheaton Municipal Airport (26 nm SW)
KBWP - Harry Stern Airport (30 nm NW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Dec-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:2713:27
Sunrise08:0214:02
Sunset16:3922:39
Evening civil twilight17:1323:13

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Dec-2017 08:03:46
Local (UTC-6)  17-Dec-2017 02:03:46
 
METAR
KY63 170755Z AUTO 00000KT 5SM BR OVC002 M07/M07 A3007 RMK AO2 T10671070
KFFM 
18nm N 
170755Z AUTO 00000KT 3/4SM BR OVC001 M06/M06 A3011 RMK AO2 VIS 1/4V3
TAF
KAXN 
26nm E 
170528Z 1706/1806 VRB03KT 4SM BR OVC004 FM170800 00000KT 1/4SM FZFG VV002 FM171600 21005KT 2SM BR OVC007 FM172000 22006KT P6SM BKN020 FM172300 20007KT P6SM SCT025
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Prairie Air Inc. 218-685-6594
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100LL
AS $4.61 
FS $5.11 
 Updated 06-Dec-2017
 
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FS=Full service
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