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KMSN Dane County Regional Airport-Truax Field
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 05 DECEMBER 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: MSN
Lat/Long: 43-08-23.5649N 089-20-15.0161W
43-08.392748N 089-20.250268W
43.1398791,-89.3375045
(estimated)
Elevation: 886.6 ft. / 270.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03W (2020)
From city: 5 miles NE of MADISON, WI
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 53704

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 09/1937
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER
FSS: GREEN BAY FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: MSN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Pattern altitude: OVHD TFC PAT ALT RSTRD TO 2500 FT, RWY 18-36 L TURN.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD HIRL RWY 18/36 PRESET ON LOW INTST, TO INCR INTST & ACTVT MALSR RWY 18 & 21; REIL RWY 03 & 32; HIRL RWY 03/21, RWY 14/32, RWY 18/36 - CTAF. PAPI RWY 03, 21, 14, 32, 18, 36 OPR CONSLY.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index C

Airport Communications

CTAF: 119.3
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 124.65 278.3
WX ASOS: PHONE 608-249-0615
MADISON GROUND: 121.9 348.6 [0600-2300]
MADISON TOWER: 119.3 257.8 [0600-2300]
MADISON APPROACH: 120.1 ;EAST 135.45 ;WEST 343.7 ;WEST 350.3 ;EAST [0600-2300]
MADISON DEPARTURE: 120.1 ;EAST 135.45 ;WEST 318.1 [0600-2300]
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.625
ANG OPS: 123.4 138.175 238.2 299.9 40.8
CLASS C: 120.1 ;EAST 135.45 ;WEST 343.7 ;WEST 350.3 ;EAST
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
IC: 343.7 ;WEST
RADAR: 126.85
WX AWOS-3 at C29 (9 nm W): 118.675 (608-833-1686)
  • ARMY OPERATION CALL 'FIREFLY'. 0730-1600 LCL.
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY CHICAGO ARTCC ON FREQS 133.3/380.35 (LONE ROCK RCAG) & 135.45 WHEN MADISON APCH CTL CLSD.
  • CALL MADISON OPS .
  • 3RD PARTY 16 JUN 2011

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MSN at fieldMADISON VORTAC108.6003E
DLLr140/30.9DELLS VORTAC117.0003E
LNRr105/36.0LONE ROCK VOR/DME112.8000E
JVLr341/36.4JANESVILLE VOR/DME114.3003E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
ROCK RIVER267/26.937101WRYV .-. -.-- ...-
JUNEAU239/32.734401WUNU ..- -. ..-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
AV FUEL REFUELING AVBL ON EAST OR SOUTH APRON ONLY.
Parking: hangars
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH/LOW
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 9006 x 150 ft. / 2745 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 95 /R/B/W/T
Single wheel: 100.0
Double wheel: 200.0
Double tandem: 350.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 43-08.948228N43-07.466638N
Longitude: 089-20.461530W089-20.529960W
Elevation: 860.3 ft.862.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 185 magnetic, 182 true005 magnetic, 002 true
Displaced threshold: 400 ft.1001 ft.
Declared distances: TORA:9006 TODA:9006 ASDA:9006 LDA:8606TORA:9006 TODA:9006 ASDA:9006 LDA:8006
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
UNUSBL BYD 9 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: touchdown, midfield, rollouttouchdown, midfield, rollout
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lightsALSF2: standard 2,400 foot high intensity approach lighting system with centerline sequenced flashers (category II or III)
RWY 36 ALSF2 OPRS AS SSALR WHEN TWR CLSD.
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Centerline lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DMEILS/DME
Obstructions: 50 ft. hill, 1634 ft. from runway, 689 ft. left of centerline, 28:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 40:1 FM DSPLCD THR.
none

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 7200 x 150 ft. / 2195 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 95 /R/B/W/T
Single wheel: 100.0
Double wheel: 200.0
Double tandem: 350.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 43-07.998117N43-09.034818N
Longitude: 089-20.505437W089-19.720958W
Elevation: 860.8 ft.886.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 032 magnetic, 029 true212 magnetic, 209 true
Displaced threshold: 431 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:7200 TODA:7200 ASDA:7200 LDA:6770TORA:6770 TODA:6770 ASDA:7015 LDA:7015
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: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS/DME
Obstructions: 72 ft. trees, 2760 ft. from runway, 460 ft. left of centerline, 35:1 slope to clear
RY 03 APCH RATIO 41:1 FM DSPLCD THLD.
19 ft. road, 2050 ft. from runway

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 5846 x 150 ft. / 1782 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 95 /R/B/W/T
Single wheel: 75.0
Double wheel: 190.0
Double tandem: 350.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 43-08.874538N43-08.177185N
Longitude: 089-20.493760W089-19.588083W
Elevation: 858.9 ft.861.5 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 139 magnetic, 136 true319 magnetic, 316 true
Displaced threshold: 477 ft.no
Declared distances: TORA:5846 TODA:5846 ASDA:5846 LDA:5369TORA:5846 TODA:5846 ASDA:5846 LDA:5846
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, 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)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none112 ft. tree, 4047 ft. from runway, 440 ft. right of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: DANE COUNTY
4000 INTERNATIONAL LANE
MADISON, WI 53704
Phone 608-246-3380
Manager: KIMBERLY S. JONES
4000 INTERNATIONAL LANE
MADISON, WI 53704
Phone 608-246-3380

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 157
Single engine airplanes: 75
Multi engine airplanes: 18
Jet airplanes: 27
Helicopters: 1
Military aircraft: 36
    
Aircraft operations: avg 227/day *
34% transient general aviation
29% commercial
16% local general aviation
14% air taxi
6% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 August 2019

Additional Remarks

E60-21 BAK-14 BAK-12(B) (1620').
E60-18 BAK-14 BAK-12(B) (1900').
E60-36 BAK-14 BAK-12(B) (1750').
TWYS F, G RSTD TO MILITARY ACFT ONLY.
WEST RAMP RSTD TO AIR CARRIER ACFT ONLY.
ANG: PPR ALL ACFT, DSN 724-8506, C608-245-4506, OPR HR 1200-2230Z++ MON-FRI. DSN 724-8580 (H24), C608-245-4580 (H24). CALL FOR PPR/RCR/BASH.
AVOID OVERFLIGHT OF YAHARA RIVER INVOF ARPT BLO 2000 FT AGL.
RY 18 & RY 14 APCH ENDS ARE CLOSELY ALIGNED. VERIFY CORRECT RY AND COMPASS HEADING PRIOR TO DEP.
THE EAST RAMP AND TWYS B6 & E CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN MORE THAN 118 FT. TWYS B1, J & B NORTH OF RWY 14/32 CLSD TO ACFT WITH WINGSPAN MORE THAN 150 FT.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES ARE IN EFFECT: DEPARTING ACFT UTILIZE RY 36 AND RY 03; ARRIVING ACFT UTILIZE RY 18 AND RY 21.
ARNG: PPR, ARNG COPTER RQR SVC, CTC ARMY OPS, LTD TRAN SVC, OPR 1300-2200Z++ MON, TUE; 1300-0400Z++ WED-FRI, CLSD SAT, SUN DSN 745-8310, C608-301-8310.
PPR FOR HIGH RISK FLT TEST 608-246-3397.
ENGINE RUNUP RSTD TO NORTH HOLD BAY ONLY.
BARRICADES ALONG WEST EDGE OF SOUTH RAMP ADJ MIL RAMP.
WEST RAMP UNCONTROLLED; PUSHBACK IS AT PILOT'S DISCRETION.
SERVICE-FUEL: A++ (MIL)
PPR REQUIRED FOR ALL MILITARY ACFT: 608-724-8506.
RY 18, RY 36, RY 21 BAK-14 ARRESTING CABLE FOR MILITARY USE ONLY AND RETRACTED WHEN NOT IN USE.
FOR CD IF UNA TO CTC ON FSS FREQ, CTC CHICAGO ARTCC AT 630-906-8921.
ACR & TURBO JET TRNG FLGTS PROHIBITED.
BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.

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 05 December 2019 at 0900Z to 02 January 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 18 **NEW**   download (314KB)
ILS OR LOC RWY 21   download (252KB)
ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 36   download (278KB)
ILS RWY 36 (SA CAT I)   download (236KB)
ILS RWY 18 (SA CAT I - II) **CHANGED**   download (290KB)
ILS RWY 36 (CAT II - III)   download (246KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 03   download (234KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 14   download (248KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (262KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (236KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download (238KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (285KB)
VOR RWY 14   download (213KB)
VOR RWY 18   download (238KB)
VOR RWY 21   download (188KB)
VOR RWY 32   download (199KB)
VOR RWY 36   download (219KB)
HI-TACAN RWY 18   download (108KB)
HI-TACAN RWY 36   download (104KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply **CHANGED**   download (127KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (301KB)

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87Y - Blackhawk Airfield (7 nm E)
C29 - Middleton Municipal Airport - Morey Field (9 nm W)
91C - Sauk-Prairie Airport (21 nm NW)
61C - Fort Atkinson Municipal Airport (25 nm SE)
C47 - Portage Municipal Airport (26 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 08-Dec-2019
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:4512:45
Sunrise07:1713:17
Sunset16:2122:21
Evening civil twilight16:5322:53

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  09-Dec-2019 03:01:27
Local (UTC-6)  08-Dec-2019 21:01:27
 
METAR
KMSN 090253Z 00000KT 6SM BR BKN250 M02/M03 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP086 T10171028 58009
KC29 
9nm W 
090255Z AUTO 00000KT 4SM CLR M02/M02 A2976 RMK AO1 T10161025
TAF
KMSN 081721Z 0818/0918 23008KT P6SM BKN250 FM082000 20006KT P6SM BKN250 FM090400 VRB03KT P6SM OVC021 FM090500 VRB04KT 5SM BR OVC005 FM090700 VRB04KT 1SM BR VCSH OVC003 FM091400 08005KT 3/4SM BR OVC003 FM091600 VRB03KT 1SM -DZ BR OVC003
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Wisconsin Aviation-Madison 608-268-5000
toll-free 1-800-594-5359
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Oxygen service, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, ...

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Pat O'Malley's Jet Room 608-268-5010
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