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Big Sandy
Big Sandy, Montana

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FAA Identifier: 3U8
Latitude/Longitude: 48-09-48.3691N / 110-06-51.4219W
48.1633 / -110.1142
Elevation: 2699 feet MSL (Estimated)
Magnetic Variation: 16E (1985)
Land Area Covered: 154 acres
From City: 1 nautical miles S of Big Sandy, MT
County/Parish: Chouteau, MT
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 10/1/1949 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Great Falls
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Great Falls Flight Service Station ()
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
CTAF: 122.9
Fuel available: 100LL
Airframe Repair: None
Power Plant Repair: None
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 06/24
Dimensions: 3570 x 60 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in excellent condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 13/31
Dimensions: 2100 x 100 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Big Sandy/ccjab
1026 Prairie Dog Lane
Big Sandy, MT 59520
(406) 390-3910
Manager: Mark Reichert
1026 Prairie Dog Lane
Big Sandy, MT 59520
Sectional Map:
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 06/24 - CTAF
  • ESTBD PRIOR TO 1959.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
HVR Havre City-County Havre, MT - Public Great Falls 31 miles
79S Fort Benton Fort Benton, MT - Public Great Falls 33 miles
5U8 Geraldine Geraldine, MT - Public Great Falls 40 miles
LTY Liberty County Chester, MT - Public Great Falls 47 miles
B70 Tiber Dam Tiber Dam, MT - Public Great Falls 47 miles
BB0 Black Butte North Winifred, MT - Public Great Falls 48 miles
S71 Edgar G Obie Chinook, MT - Public Great Falls 49 miles
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