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SBU

Blue Earth Municipal
Blue Earth, Minnesota

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FAA Identifier: SBU
Latitude/Longitude: 43-35-43.3000N / 094-05-34.3000W
43.5953 / -94.0928
Elevation: 1107 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 01E (2020)
Land Area Covered: 257 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles S of Blue Earth, MN
County/Parish: Faribault, MN
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 3/1/1942 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Omaha
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Princeton Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1700
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
APCH AND DEP CTL SVC IS PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON 127.75/257.7 (FAIRMONT RCAG).
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Minor
Power Plant Repair: Minor
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 03/21
Dimensions: 2245 x 200 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Runway: 16/34
Dimensions: 3400 x 75 ft.
Surface: Portland cement concrete - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 12.5 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: City Of Blue Earth
125 W 6th St
Blue Earth, MN 56013
507-526-7336
Manager: Tim Steier
7575 Hwy 169
Blue Earth, MN 56013
507-526-7264
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Remarks:
  • RY 03/21 CLSD WINTER MONTHS
  • DEER & WATERFOWL ON & INVOF ARPT.
  • FOR SVC AFT HRS CALL 507-525-3068 OR 507-525-3064
  • MKD WITH YELLOW CONES.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 16/34, PAPI RY 16 & RY 34, REIL RY 16 & RY 34 - CTAF.
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FRM Fairmont Muni Fairmont, MN - Public Omaha 16 miles
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0Y6 Lake Mills Muni Lake Mills, IA - Public Omaha 32 miles
FXY Forest City Muni Forest City, IA - Public Omaha 34 miles
EST Estherville Muni Estherville, IA - Public Omaha 35 miles
JYG St James Muni St James, MN - Public Omaha 36 miles
AEL Albert Lea Muni Albert Lea, MN - Public Omaha 37 miles
AXA Algona Muni Algona, IA - Public Omaha 37 miles
ACQ Waseca Muni Waseca, MN - Public Omaha 43 miles
MKT Mankato Rgnl Mankato, MN - Public Omaha 44 miles
MJQ Jackson Muni Jackson, MN - Public Omaha 45 miles
5D2 Northwood Muni Northwood, IA - Public Omaha 46 miles
EGQ Emmetsburg Muni Emmetsburg, IA - Public Omaha 46 miles
MCW Mason City Muni Mason City, IA - Public Omaha 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
2MN4 Cornfield Canyon Blue Earth, MN - Private 8 miles
IA70 Friesenborg & Larson Buffalo Center, IA - Private Omaha 17 miles
4MN7 Burk Amboy, MN - Private Omaha 20 miles
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