AirNav   Phillips 66 Aviation Fuel
 
 1102 users online  

KARR Aurora Municipal Airport
Chicago/Aurora, Illinois, USA

GOING TO CHICAGO/AURORA?


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 21 JUNE 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: ARR
Lat/Long: 41-46-18.9000N / 088-28-32.4000W
41-46.315000N / 088-28.540000W
41.7719167 / -88.4756667
(estimated)
Elevation: 712 ft. / 217.0 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01W (1990)
From city: 38 miles W of central business district of the associated city
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 60554

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1966
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER
FSS: KANKAKEE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: ARR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0600-2400
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD HIRL RYS 15/33 & 09/27 & MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT MALSR RYS 09, 33; REIL RYS 18;36,15,33 & 27, AND TWY LGTS - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 120.6
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 125.85
WX ASOS: PHONE 630-466-5622
AURORA GROUND: 121.7 [0700-2100]
AURORA TOWER: 120.6 [0700-2100]
CHICAGO APPROACH: 133.5
CHICAGO DEPARTURE: 133.5
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.7(WHEN AURORA ATCT CLSD)
WX ASOS at DPA (13 nm NE): PHONE 630-584-2728
WX AWOS-3 at DKB (14 nm NW): 119.075 (815-748-2350)
WX AWOS-3 at LOT (20 nm SE): 118.525 (815-588-4802)
  • ADDNL UNICOM FREQ IS 123.50.
  • EMERG FREQ 121.5 NOT AVBL AT TWR.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
DPAr216/9.1DUPAGE VOR/DME108.4002E
JOTr330/15.3JOLIET VOR/DME112.3002E
ORDr241/28.6CHICAGO O'HARE VOR/DME113.9002E
OBKr223/35.7NORTHBROOK VOR/DME113.0002W

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100 JET-A1
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: HIGH/LOW

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 6501 x 100 ft. / 1982 x 30 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 130.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 41-46.209180N41-46.225158N
Longitude: 088-29.121862W088-27.692040W
Elevation: 706.8 ft.707.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.3%0.3%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 090 magnetic, 089 true270 magnetic, 269 true
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS

Runway 15/33

Dimensions: 5503 x 100 ft. / 1677 x 30 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Double wheel: 130.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 15  RUNWAY 33
Latitude: 41-46.801653N41-46.044280N
Longitude: 088-29.169375W088-28.504982W
Elevation: 712.0 ft.698.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 148 magnetic, 147 true328 magnetic, 327 true
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesno
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 60 ft. tree, 1305 ft. from runway, 385 ft. right of centerline, 18:1 slope to clear88 ft. tree, 3503 ft. from runway, 924 ft. left of centerline, 37:1 slope to clear

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3198 x 75 ft. / 975 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in poor condition
SEVERAL LARGE CRACKS & VEGETATIVE GROWTH.
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 30.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 41-46.594900N41-46.068287N
Longitude: 088-28.296967W088-28.296355W
Elevation: 700.1 ft.700.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 181 magnetic, 180 true001 magnetic, 360 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 39 ft. pole, 1129 ft. from runway, 296 ft. right of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear
RISING GROUND +6 FEET.
73 ft. tree, 3140 ft. from runway, 497 ft. right of centerline, 40:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF AURORA
44 E. DOWNER PLACE
AURORA, IL 60507
Phone 630-844-3612
Manager: BETH PENESIS
43W 636 US30
SUGAR GROVE, IL 60554
Phone (630) 256-3120

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 318
Single engine airplanes: 226
Multi engine airplanes: 59
Jet airplanes: 27
Helicopters: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 170/day *
49% local general aviation
49% transient general aviation
2% air taxi
1% military
<1% commercial
* for 12-month period ending 30 June 2016

Additional Remarks

A100 800 FT FOR PISTON ACFT, & 1500 FTFOR FOR JET ACFT.
SEASONAL CROPS IN PART 77 SURFACES RUNWAY 9/27 & 15/33

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 21 June 2018 at 0901Z to 19 July 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 09   download (244KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 09   download (268KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 15   download (206KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 27   download (229KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 33   download (245KB)
LOC RWY 33   download (236KB)
VOR RWY 36   download (229KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (57KB)
 
Departure Procedures
ADELL FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (355KB)
BLOKR FOUR (RNAV)   download (324KB)
CARYN FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (347KB)
DARCY FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (367KB)
ELANR FOUR (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (366KB)
OBENE TWO (RNAV)   2 pages: [1] [2] (481KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (201KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KDPA - DuPage Airport (13 nm NE)
KDKB - De Kalb Taylor Municipal Airport (14 nm NW)
1C5 - Bolingbrook's Clow International Airport (16 nm E)
KLOT - Lewis University Airport (20 nm SE)
C09 - Morris Municipal Airport-James R. Washburn Field (21 nm S)
 
Loc | Ops | Rwys | IFR | FBO | Links
Com | Nav | Svcs | Stats | Notes

AirNav Hotels Sweepstakes
 
Area around KARR (Aurora Municipal Airport)
 
Road maps at: MapQuest Bing Google
 
Aerial photo
WARNING: Photo may not be current or correct
Aerial photo of KARR (Aurora Municipal Airport)
Photo by Gina Cascella
Photo taken 29-Jul-2008

Do you have a better or more recent aerial photo of Aurora Municipal Airport that you would like to share? If so, please send us your photo.

 
Sectional chart

 
Airport diagram
CAUTION: Diagram may not be current
Diagram of KARR (Aurora Municipal Airport)
Download PDF
of official airport diagram from the FAA

 
Airport distance calculator
Flying to Aurora Municipal Airport? Find the distance to fly.

From to KARR

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Jun-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight04:4609:46
Sunrise05:2110:21
Sunset20:3101:31
Evening civil twilight21:0602:06

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Jun-2018 18:06:01
Local (UTC-5)  23-Jun-2018 13:06:01
 
METAR
KARR 231752Z 00000KT 10SM FEW030 SCT037 24/17 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP075 T02390167 10244 20172 56005
KDPA 
13nm NE 
231752Z 00000KT 10SM SCT039 24/15 A2975 RMK AO2 SLP071 T02390150 10244 20167 55006
KDKB 
14nm NW 
231755Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM BKN033 23/16 A2978 RMK AO2 T02300160 10236 20157
KLOT 
19nm SE 
231735Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT030 BKN034 BKN040 23/17 A2976 RMK AO2 P0001 T02260166
TAF
KDPA 
13nm NE 
231740Z 2318/2418 34007KT P6SM SCT040 FM232200 04007KT P6SM FEW040 SCT250 FM240100 VRB03KT P6SM BKN100 FM241000 32005KT P6SM BKN120 FM241600 01008KT P6SM FEW045 SCT150
NOTAMs
Click for the latest NOTAMs
NOTAMs are issued by the DoD/FAA and will open in a separate window not controlled by AirNav.

 

 
 

FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
J.A. Air Center
Air Elite
UNICOM 122.95
630-549-2100
630-549-2106
[web site]
[email]
Voted #1 FBO in the Chicago Area (AIN FBO Survey!) The quickest Airport Arrival Option Serving the Chicago Western Suburbs and downtown Chicago! Visit our amazing facility with crew cars, arrival canopy, vehicle ramp side service, and a friendly and knowledgeable staff who can meet your every need. JA Air Center is a must see if you have plans to visit Chicago. We will exceed every expectation!

J.A. will match all into-plane pricing at KARR!

CALL RANDY FANK FOR FIRST TIME VISIT DISCOUNT AND SPECIAL PRICING AT 630-269-6200
More info and photos of J.A. Air Center
 
AirBoss™ fuel program   U.S. Government AIR Card   CAA Preferred FBO   Phillips 66 Aviation Performance Center   WingPoints™ Rewards   Courtesy car   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Hertz   Cessna Service Center   National Business Aviation Association  
 
Phillips 66
100LL Jet A
FS $5.68 $4.94 
GUARANTEED
AirBossMEMBERS
ONLY
Discounts
LoginJoin
 
   12 read write
 Lumanair Aviation Services
123.50
630-466-4866
toll-free 1-800-522-8778
[web site]
[email]
Park with Lumanair to receive excellent service and fair pricing on Epic fuel products along with quick turns on request, ramp side vehicle access, comfortable passenger and pilot lounges, crew cars, weather briefing desk, wifi, and pleasant and knowledgeable personnel to assist you in every way.
 
AirBoss™ fuel program   NATA Safety 1st   U.S. Government Contract Fuel   EPIC Card   Contract Fuel   Crew cars   Enterprise Rent-A-Car   Hertz   FAA-Approved Repair Station   Cessna Service Center   CATS Testing Center   Wireless Internet Access (WiFi)   National Business Aviation Association  
 
More info about Lumanair Aviation Services
EPIC
100LL Jet A
FS $5.40 $4.94 
GUARANTEED
AirBossMEMBERS
ONLY
Discounts
LoginJoin
 
   1 read write
FS=Full service
Update Fuel Prices
 

Where to Stay: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

 The hotels featured here are reported to be very convenient to the Aurora Municipal Airport. If your hotel/inn/B&B/resort is near the Aurora Municipal Airport, provides convenient transportation, or is otherwise attractive to pilots, flight crews, and airport users, consider listing it here.
  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Holiday Inn Express & Suites 630-896-2800
toll-free 1-866-896-2888
[web site]
[email]
[Reservations]
New Hotel! Located in Downtown Aurora. Adjacent to Two Brothers Roundhouse and Brewpub. Across the street from Hollywood Casino Aurora. Walking distance to RiverEdge Park and Paramount Theater. Adjacent to Burlington Northern Railroad with easy access to Chicago.
More info and photos of Holiday Inn Express & Suites
 
AAA 3-Diamonds Rating  
 
8.3 miles
free shuttle
 
   write
Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago/Aurora 630-907-2600
toll-free 1-800-426-7866
[web site]
[email]
[Reservations]
Ranked #1 on TripAdvisor - Minutes from Aurora Municipal Airport. All Brand New Rooms in 2018. Hilton HHonors Points by booking direct. Full Hot Breakfast. Free High Speed Internet. Business Center. Conference/Meeting Space from 6-140. Indoor Pool and Spa
More info and photos of Hampton Inn & Suites Chicago/Aurora
 
AAA 3-Diamonds Rating  
 
7 miles
free shuttle
 
   write
Feature A Hotel
 

Would you like to see your business listed on this page?

 If your business provides an interesting product or service to pilots, flight crews, aircraft, or users of the Aurora Municipal Airport, you should consider listing it here.  To start the listing process, click on the button below
 
Add a business
 

Other Pages about Aurora Municipal Airport

www.auroraairport.com
 
Update a link
 
Copyright © AirNav, LLC. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy  Contact