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IG05

Wheeler
Knox, Indiana

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FAA Identifier: IG05
Latitude/Longitude: 41-11-23.1480N / 086-36-25.0410W
41.1897 / -86.6069
Elevation: 720 feet MSL (Estimated)
Magnetic Variation: 02W (1985)
Land Area Covered: 15 acres
From City: 6 nautical miles S of Knox, IN
County/Parish: Starke, IN
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Private
Activiation Date: 2/1/1967 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Chicago
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Terre Haute Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/ALL/0800-DUSK
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: Yes
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International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
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Fuel available: 100LL 80
Runway Information:
Runway: 08/26
Dimensions: 2600 x 200 ft.
Surface: Grass, sod - in good condition
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: James F. Wheeler
7735 S Us Hwy 35
Knox, IN 46534
219-772-2882
Manager: James Wheeler
7735 S Hwy 35
Knox, IN 46534
219-772-2882
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Remarks:
  • PRIOR TO LNDG DURG SPRING & WINTER MONTHS CALL 219-772-2882 FOR RY CONDS.
  • TREES IN APCH AREA TO RY 08.
  • OR 219-772-3749.
  • OR PRIOR REQ.
  • 08/26 THLDS MARKED WITH ORANGE CONES.
  • APCH RATIO 29:1 OVER RD 380 FT FM DSPLCD THR.
  • APCH RATIO 38:1 OVER RD 500 FT FM DSPLCD THR.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
RWN Arens Field Winamac, IN - Public Chicago 7 miles
OXI Starke County Knox, IN - Public Chicago 10 miles
C65 Plymouth Muni Plymouth, IN - Public Chicago 20 miles
RCR Fulton County Rochester, IN - Public Chicago 24 miles
PPO La Porte Muni La Porte, IN - Public Chicago 27 miles
VPZ Porter County Rgnl Valparaiso, IN - Public Chicago 28 miles
C92 Mentone Mentone, IN - Public Chicago 28 miles
MCX White County Monticello, IN - Public Chicago 34 miles
RZL Jasper County Rensselaer, IN - Public Chicago 34 miles
GGP Logansport/cass County Logansport, IN - Public Chicago 35 miles
I76 Peru Muni Peru, IN - Public Chicago 37 miles
MGC Michigan City Muni-Phillips Field Michigan City, IN - Public Chicago 37 miles
SBN South Bend Intl South Bend, IN - Public Chicago 39 miles
C03 Nappanee Muni Nappanee, IN - Public Chicago 39 miles
ASW Warsaw Muni Warsaw, IN - Public Chicago 40 miles
3HO Hobart Sky Ranch Hobart, IN - Public Chicago 42 miles
3C1 Mishawaka Pilots Club Elkhart, IN - Public Chicago 44 miles
GUS Grissom Arb Peru, IN - Public Chicago 44 miles
C98 Lake Village Lake Village, IN - Public Chicago 45 miles
1I9 Delphi Muni Delphi, IN - Public Chicago 45 miles
5I2 Flora Muni Flora, IN - Public Chicago 45 miles
5I6 Galveston Galveston, IN - Public Chicago 46 miles
C97 Lowell Lowell, IN - Public Chicago 47 miles
05C Griffith-Merrillville Griffith, IN - Public Chicago 47 miles
EKM Elkhart Muni Elkhart, IN - Public Chicago 48 miles
GSH Goshen Muni Goshen, IN - Public Chicago 48 miles
3TR Jerry Tyler Memorial Niles, MI - Public Chicago 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
0IN3 Graves Landing Strip Winamac, IN - Private Chicago 6 miles
II17 Bickel'S Cow Patch Knox, IN - Private Chicago 6 miles
1II5 Van De Mark Culver, IN - Private Chicago 7 miles
II79 Sommers Winamac, IN - Private Chicago 10 miles
IN54 I & C Field Culver, IN - Private Chicago 10 miles
4II4 Chesak North Judson, IN - Private Chicago 10 miles
IN87 Singleton'S Landing Strip Knox, IN - Private Chicago 11 miles
II90 Crawford Field North Judson, IN - Private Chicago 12 miles
3IN8 Ddt Field Culver, IN - Private Chicago 14 miles
IN26 Archangels Landing San Pierre, IN - Private Chicago 15 miles
IN10 Plummer Kewanna, IN - Private Chicago 18 miles
II22 Antonian Medaryville, IN - Private Chicago 18 miles
2IN3 Tatertown Medaryville, IN - Private Chicago 18 miles
17II Dreessen Field Walkerton, IN - Private Chicago 19 miles
II15 Friedrich Kewanna, IN - Private Chicago 19 miles
II18 Lou Abbett Farms La Crosse, IN - Private Chicago 20 miles
87IN May'S Strip Walkerton, IN - Private Chicago 20 miles
II12 Dague Strip Grass Creek, IN - Private Chicago 20 miles
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