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VLA

Vandalia Municipal
Vandalia, Illinois

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FAA Identifier: VLA
Latitude/Longitude: 38-59-28.7000N / 089-09-58.4000W
38.9911 / -89.1661
Elevation: 537 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 01W (2005)
Land Area Covered: 246 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles NW of Vandalia, IL
County/Parish: Fayette, IL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 7/1/1944 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: St Louis
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Kansas City Center (ZKC)
FSS: Saint Louis Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/IRREGULAR/
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 KANSAS CITY ARTCC ON FREQS 124.3/269.15 (DECATUR RCAG)
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Bottled oxygen: None
Bulk oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 09/27
Dimensions: 3001 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in fair condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 19 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 18/36
Dimensions: 4001 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Porous friction course
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 21 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Vandalia Park District
900 North Locust
Vandalia, IL 62471
618-283-3176
Manager: Chad Feldpouch
1754 N. 400 St
Vandalia, IL 62471
618-267-8035
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • FOR WX ADVY, 3 CLICKS CTAF. PHONE (618)283-9595.
  • RY 27 HAS 8FT SEASONAL CROPS 200 FT FROM RWY END, PENETRATING PART 77 SFC
  • RY 36 APCH SLOPE IS 23:1 TO RELOCATED THLD, USING PART 77 SURFACES.
  • RWY 27 HAS 8 FT SEASONAL CROPS 83 FT FROM RY END
  • FUEL IS SELF-SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
  • MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27, PAPI RY 18, AND REILS RY 18, 27 & 36 - CTAF.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
GRE Greenville Greenville, IL - Public St Louis 16 miles
SLO Salem-Leckrone Salem, IL - Public St Louis 26 miles
H07 Highland-Winet Highland, IL - Public St Louis 29 miles
3LF Litchfield Muni Litchfield, IL - Public St Louis 30 miles
ENL Centralia Muni Centralia, IL - Public St Louis 33 miles
2H0 Shelby County Shelbyville, IL - Public St Louis 34 miles
2T2 Percival Springs Watson, IL - Public St Louis 34 miles
1H2 Effingham County Memorial Effingham, IL - Public St Louis 34 miles
TAZ Taylorville Muni Taylorville, IL - Public St Louis 38 miles
3K6 St Louis Metro-East/shafer Field St Jacob, IL - Public St Louis 39 miles
FOA Flora Muni Flora, IL - Public St Louis 45 miles
BLV Scott AFB/midamerica Belleville, IL - Public St Louis 47 miles
ALN St Louis Rgnl Alton/st Louis, IL - Public St Louis 48 miles
MVN Mount Vernon Mount Vernon, IL - Public St Louis 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
IS24 Harris Ramsey, IL - Private St Louis 8 miles
0IL2 Griffin Alma, IL - Private St Louis 16 miles
IS77 Hoehn Rla Witt, IL - Private St Louis 18 miles
4IL4 Kuebler Rla St Elmo, IL - Private Chicago 19 miles
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