Aviation Events, Great Places to Fly and MORE!

Aviation Places to Fly Aviation Events Videos News Airport Search
Start receiving our Newsletters about Aviation Events, Places to Fly, Aviation Jobs and Videos!
Post our Flyer! Link to US!

* Add an Aviation Event!
* Add a Place to Fly!


SQI

Whiteside Co Arpt-Jos H Bittorf Fld
Sterling/rockfalls, Illinois

Printable Version

Any information displayed may not be accurate or current and should not be considered valid for navigation, flight planning, or for use in flight. Please consult official publications for current and correct information.
Distance Calculator:
How far is Whiteside Co Arpt-Jos H Bittorf Fld?
Input Your Airport ID:  
Destination Airport ID:  
Mileage Type:
Airport Location:
FAA Identifier: SQI
Latitude/Longitude: 41-44-34.2000N / 089-40-34.6000W
41.7428 / -89.6761
Elevation: 647 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 01E (2000)
Land Area Covered: 437 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles S of Sterling/rockfalls, IL
County/Parish: Whiteside, IL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 3/1/1948 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Chicago
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Kankakee 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: 123
CTAF: 123
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: High/low
Bulk oxygen: High/low
Runway Information:
Runway: 07/25
Dimensions: 6499 x 150 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Porous friction course
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 50 K lbs.
Double wheel: 60 K lbs.
Double tandem: 90 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: High intensity
Runway: 18/36
Dimensions: 3900 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Surface Treatment: Saw-cut or plastic groove
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 18 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: Whiteside County
Whiteside County Courthouse
Morrison, IL 61270
815-622-3591
Manager: Michael Dowell
10950 Hoover Rd
Rockfalls, IL 61071
815-622-3591
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • RY 07 PREFERRED CALM WIND RY.
  • TERMINAL BLDG CAN BE ACCESSED AFTER HOURS BY CIPHER LOCK WHICH HAS APPLICABLE INSTRUCTIONS
  • ARPT UNATNDD NEW YEARS; XMAS & THANKSGIVING.
  • RWY 18/36 MARKINGS FADED.
  • 100LL FUEL DISPENSER IS SELF SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
  • MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT HIRL RY 07/25; MALSR RY 25 & REIL RYS 07, 18 & 36 - CTAF.
  • 800 FT FOR PISTON ACFT,1500 FT FOR JET ACFT.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
C73 Dixon Muni-Charles R Walgreen Field Dixon, IL - Public Chicago 13 miles
C55 Ogle County Mount Morris, IL - Public Chicago 25 miles
C82 Bresson Compton, IL - Public Chicago 30 miles
SFY Tri-Township Savanna, IL - Public Chicago 31 miles
3G8 Gen-Airpark Geneseo, IL - Public Chicago 31 miles
RPJ Rochelle Muni Airport-Koritz Field Rochelle, IL - Public Chicago 32 miles
CWI Clinton Muni Clinton, IA - Public Chicago 34 miles
FEP Albertus Freeport, IL - Public Chicago 35 miles
VYS Illinois Valley Rgnl-Walter A Duncan Field Peru, IL - Public Chicago 38 miles
EZI Kewanee Muni Kewanee, IL - Public Chicago 40 miles
RFD Chicago/rockford Intl Chicago/rockford, IL - Public Chicago 43 miles
C86 Freeport/dornink Freeport, IL - Public Chicago 44 miles
1C8 Cottonwood Rockford, IL - Public Chicago 47 miles
2V3 Hartenbower Hectares Lostant, IL - Public Chicago 47 miles
MLI Quad City Intl Moline, IL - Public Chicago 48 miles
DVN Davenport Muni Davenport, IA - Public Chicago 48 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
0IS3 Cady Aerial Rla Deer Grove, IL - Private Chicago 6 miles
LL38 Stutzke Sterling, IL - Private Chicago 10 miles
IL83 Fisch Rla Walnut, IL - Private Chicago 11 miles
08IL Harms Airstrip Tampico, IL - Private Chicago 13 miles
1IL6 Bally'S Strip Dixon, IL - Private Chicago 15 miles
5IL8 Woodley 2 Walnut, IL - Private Chicago 15 miles
IL76 Wilt Rla Walnut, IL - Private Chicago 16 miles
6IL9 Geldean Walnut, IL - Private Chicago 16 miles
4IL5 Frank'S Flying Service Morrison, IL - Private Chicago 17 miles
00IL Hammer Polo, IL - Private Chicago 17 miles
LL55 Gentry Polo, IL - Private Chicago 18 miles
IL07 Taylor Amboy, IL - Private Chicago 20 miles
Fun Places to Fly Search:
Your Airport ID:
* OR *
Your Zip Code:
Range (miles):
Airport Search:
ID, Name
or City:
State:
Airport Distance Calculator:
From Airport ID:
To Airport ID:
Mileage Type:
Put this on your Website!