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8S1

Polson
Polson, Montana

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FAA Identifier: 8S1
Latitude/Longitude: 47-41-43.6000N / 114-11-07.0000W
47.6953 / -114.1853
Elevation: 2940 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 17E (2000)
Land Area Covered: 97 acres
From City: 1 nautical miles W of Polson, MT
County/Parish: Lake, MT
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 4/1/1940 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Great Falls
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Salt Lake City Center (ZLC)
FSS: Great Falls Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/ALL/0800-1700
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY SALT LAKE ARTCC ON FREQS 133.4/285.4 (LAKESIDE RCAG).
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A+
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 03W/21W
Dimensions: 4000 x 500 ft.
Surface: WATER
Runway: 18/36
Dimensions: 4194 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 17 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: City Of Polson & Lake County
106 4th Ave E
Polson, MT 59860
406-249-1683
Manager: Vince Jennison
3376 Bisson Ln
Polson, MT 59860
406-883-2482
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • WHEN LNDG ON RY 36 BE ALERT TO SEAPLANE LNDGS ON ADJ RIVER.
  • +405 FT RIDGE 8500 FT FM RY 36 END.
  • COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -20C.
  • -10 FT DITCH 168 FT FM RY END CROSSING RY CNTRLN DROPPING OFF TO -60 FT 60 FT R.
  • 24 HR. SELF SERVICE FUEL AVAILIBLE.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 18/36, PAPI RYS 18 & 36 - CTAF.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
7S0 Ronan Ronan, MT - Public Great Falls 10 miles
S09 Hot Springs Hot Springs, MT - Public Great Falls 21 miles
S04 Condon Usfs Condon, MT - Public Great Falls 24 miles
52S St Ignatius St Ignatius, MT - Public Great Falls 26 miles
53U Ferndale Airfield Bigfork, MT - Public Great Falls 27 miles
S27 Kalispell City Kalispell, MT - Public Great Falls 34 miles
8U4 Spotted Bear /usfs/ Spotted Bear, MT - Public Great Falls 34 miles
S34 Plains Plains, MT - Public Great Falls 37 miles
0S1 Meadow Creek Usfs Meadow Creek, MT - Public Great Falls 37 miles
GPI Glacier Park Intl Kalispell, MT - Public Great Falls 43 miles
9S4 Mineral County Superior, MT - Public Great Falls 48 miles
58S Whitefish Whitefish, MT - Public Great Falls 50 miles
23S Seeley Lake Seeley Lake, MT - Public Great Falls 50 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
MT19 Hoversland Ronan, MT - Private Great Falls 10 miles
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