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KFKA Fillmore County Airport
Preston, Minnesota, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 10 SEPTEMBER 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: FKA
Lat/Long: 43-40-36.3000N 092-10-47.1000W
43-40.605000N 092-10.785000W
43.6767500,-92.1797500
(estimated)
Elevation: 1276.7 ft. / 389.1 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01E (2000)
From city: 4 miles W of PRESTON, MN
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 55990

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 10/1970
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: PRINCETON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FKA (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATTENDED
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT PAPI RY 11/29; MIRL RY 11/29 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3: 118.550 (507-765-2182)
ROCHESTER APPROACH: 119.8
ROCHESTER DEPARTURE: 119.8
WX ASOS at RST (20 nm NW): 120.5 (507-424-8146)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 132.35/307.3 (ROCHESTER RCAG) WHEN ROCHESTER APCH CTL CLSD.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
RSTr104/19.2ROCHESTER VOR/DME112.0005E
JAYr079/32.7AUSTIN VOR/DME108.2000E
ODIr244/33.9NODINE VORTAC117.9001E
UKNr305/36.7WAUKON VOR/DME116.6005E

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
FUEL AVBL 24 HRS WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 11/29

Dimensions: 4001 x 75 ft. / 1220 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 11  RUNWAY 29
Latitude: 43-40.700538N43-40.510185N
Longitude: 092-11.218468W092-10.349937W
Elevation: 1272.8 ft.1275.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 106 magnetic, 107 true286 magnetic, 287 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: FILLMORE COUNTY
909 HOUSTON STREET NW
PRESTON, MN 55965
Phone 507-765-3854
Manager: PAM SCHROEDER
909 HOUSTON STREET NW
PRESTON, MN 55965
Phone (507) 765-3854

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 26
Single engine airplanes: 25
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 78/week *
50% transient general aviation
50% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 30 April 2019

Additional Remarks

ULTRALIGHTS ON & INVOF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC ROCHESTER APCH AT 507-424-8111.

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 10 September 2020 at 0901Z to 08 October 2020 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 11   download (216KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 29   download (197KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (157KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (156KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

55Y - Rushford Municipal-Robert W Bunke Field Airport (17 nm NE)
KCJJ - Ellen Church Field Airport (19 nm S)
KRST - Rochester International Airport (20 nm NW)
KCHU - Houston County Airport (30 nm E)
KDEH - Decorah Municipal Airport (31 nm SE)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-Sep-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2711:27
Sunrise06:5611:56
Sunset19:0800:08
Evening civil twilight19:3600:36

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  20-Sep-2020 17:10:37
Local (UTC-5)  20-Sep-2020 12:10:37
 
METAR
KFKA 201655Z AUTO 18019G26KT 10SM CLR 18/05 A3028 RMK AO2 T01800050
KRST 
19nm NW 
201654Z 18017G27KT 10SM CLR 19/06 A3026 RMK AO2 PK WND 19035/1624 SLP247 T01890056
TAF
KRST 
19nm NW 
201127Z 2012/2112 16011KT P6SM SCT150 FM201500 18017G25KT P6SM SCT150 FM201800 17019G33KT P6SM SCT150 FM210300 18015G25KT P6SM BKN150
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Fillmore County Airport 507-765-3854
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