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VNW

Van Wert County
Van Wert, Ohio

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FAA Identifier: VNW
Latitude/Longitude: 40-51-49.7861N / 084-36-22.8888W
40.8636 / -84.6061
Elevation: 787 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 05W (2000)
Land Area Covered: 140 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles SW of Van Wert, OH
County/Parish: Van Wert, OH
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Sectional Chart: Detroit
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Indianapolis Center (ZID)
FSS: Dayton Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: APR-OCT/MON-SAT/0900-1800, NOV-MAR/MON-SAT/1000-1700, APR-OCT/SUN/PRIOR ARRANGEMENT, NOV-MAR/SUN/1200-1800
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 123
CTAF: 123
APCH CTL SECTORIZATION BASED UPON FORT WAYNE RWY USAGE.
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A Jet-A+
Airframe Repair: Minor
Power Plant Repair: Minor
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 09/27
Dimensions: 4000 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 8 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 18/36
Dimensions: 2558 x 95 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Van Wert Co. Regional Airport Auth.
1400 Leeson Ave
Van Wert, OH 45891
419-232-4500
Manager: Steve Bailey
1400 Leeson Ave
Van Wert, OH 45891
419-232-4500
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • RY 36 ADDITIONAL OBSTN +52 FT TREES 95 FT FM 55 FT R.
  • (E81) TAXIWAY LGTS AT ENTRANCE TO RWY.
  • RWY 9/27 MARKINGS FADED
  • RY 18 RY 18 APCH RATIO 9:1 TO DSPLD THLD DUE TO +46 FT TREE 438 FT FROM DSPLD THLD 132 FT R.
  • RY 36 RY 36 APCH RATIO 10:1 TO DSPLCD THLD DUE TO +58 FT TREE 594 FT FROM DSPLCD THLD 40 FT R.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27, REIL RYS 09 & 27 AND PAPI RYS 09 & 27 - CTAF.
  • ULTRALIGHTS OPER EVNGS, WKENDS & IN NO-WIND CONDS.
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