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KVLA Vandalia Municipal Airport
Vandalia, Illinois, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 08 OCTOBER 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: VLA
Lat/Long: 38-59-29.2770N 089-09-58.2820W
38-59.487950N 089-09.971367W
38.9914658,-89.1661894
(estimated)
Elevation: 537.2 ft. / 163.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 01W (2005)
From city: 3 miles NW of VANDALIA, IL
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 62471

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 07/1944
Control tower: no
ARTCC: KANSAS CITY CENTER
FSS: SAINT LOUIS FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: STL (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: ALL/IRREGULAR/
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 18, 27 & 36; PAPI RWY 18; MIRL RWY 09/27 - CTAF. MIRL RWY 18/36 PRESET TO LOW INTST, TO INCR INTST - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-A: 122.8 (618-283-9595)
WX AWOS-A at GRE (14 nm SW): 123.05 (618-664-1939)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY KANSAS CITY ARTCC ON FREQS 124.3/269.15 (DECATUR RCAG)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
VLAr178/6.1VANDALIA VOR/DME114.3004E
BIBr275/32.2BIBLE GROVE VORTAC109.0003E
ENLr355/34.3CENTRALIA VORTAC115.0004E
TOYr063/38.3TROY VORTAC116.0004E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SHELBYVILLE213/29.136502WSYZ ... -.-- --..

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL IS SELF-SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 3751 x 100 ft. / 1143 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/porous friction courses, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 21.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 38-59.855173N38-59.237187N
Longitude: 089-10.037287W089-10.032815W
Elevation: 530.1 ft.533.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 181 magnetic, 180 true001 magnetic, 360 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 18 ft. road, 575 ft. from runway, 284 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear14 ft. road, 522 ft. from runway, 278 ft. right of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear
APCH SLOPE 23:1 TO RELOCATED THR USING PART 77 SFC.

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 3001 x 75 ft. / 915 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 19.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 38-59.413748N38-59.416520N
Longitude: 089-10.208473W089-09.575018W
Elevation: 531.6 ft.537.1 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 091 magnetic, 090 true271 magnetic, 270 true
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: VANDALIA PARK DISTRICT
900 NORTH LOCUST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
Phone 618-283-4973
Manager: CHAD FELDPOUCH
1754 N. 400 ST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
Phone 618-267-8035

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 10
Single engine airplanes: 9
Multi engine airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
88% local general aviation
11% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 March 2020

Additional Remarks

A30A-27 8 FT CROPS 200 FT FM RWY END PENETRATING PART 77 SFC.
FOR WX ADVY, 3 CLICKS CTAF. PHONE (618)283-9595.
FOR CD CTC KANSAS CITY ARTCC AT 913-254-8508.

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 08 October 2020 at 0901Z to 05 November 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18   download (214KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36   download (220KB)
VOR RWY 18   download (201KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (59KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (201KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KGRE - Greenville Airport (14 nm SW)
KSLO - Salem-Leckrone Airport (23 nm SE)
3LF - Litchfield Municipal Airport (26 nm NW)
KENL - Centralia Municipal Airport (29 nm S)
2H0 - Shelby County Airport (29 nm NE)
 
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Photo taken 05-Sep-2020
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 29-Oct-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5511:55
Sunrise07:2312:23
Sunset17:5822:58
Evening civil twilight18:2523:25

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  29-Oct-2020 21:15:11
Local (UTC-5)  29-Oct-2020 16:15:11
 
METAR
KSLO 
23nm SE 
292055Z AUTO 34014G19KT 5SM +RA BKN015 BKN019 OVC027 09/08 A2982 RMK AO2 P0002 60004 T00910077
K3LF 
26nm NW 
292055Z AUTO 34022G27KT 10SM OVC020 07/03 A2990 RMK AO2 T00710031
KENL 
29nm S 
292055Z AUTO 33009G18KT 5SM RA SCT009 BKN015 OVC023 08/07 A2983 RMK AO2 P0006 60009 T00830073
K1H2 
30nm E 
292055Z AUTO 32015G20KT 10SM OVC018 09/06 A2982 RMK AO2 P0001 60001 T00900063
KTAZ 
33nm N 
292055Z AUTO 34015G24KT 10SM OVC014 07/04 A2990 RMK AO2 T00660043
KFOA 
39nm SE 
292055Z AUTO 32010KT 5SM -RA BR SCT017 BKN030 OVC080 09/08 A2980 RMK AO2 P0002
KALN 
41nm W 
292050Z 32015G21KT 10SM OVC025 08/05 A2991
KBLV 
42nm SW 
292056Z AUTO 33015G21KT 10SM OVC026 08/06 A2987 RMK AO2 OVC V BKN CIG 025 RWY32L SLP120 P0000 60012 T00820063 52020 $
KMVN 
43nm S 
292056Z AUTO VRB04KT 9SM BKN014 BKN027 OVC075 09/08 A2981 RMK AO2 SLP101 T00940078 53020
TAF
KBLV 
42nm SW 
291720Z 2917/3022 35012G22KT 9000 -RA BKN045 QNH2979INS BECMG 2920/2921 33012KT 9999 NSW BKN020 QNH2983INS BECMG 3011/3012 VRB06KT 9999 SCT030 QNH3026INS TX10/2920Z TN02/3013Z
KMVN 
43nm S 
292019Z 2920/3018 36007KT P6SM -SHRA OVC018 TEMPO 2922/2924 5SM -SHRA BR OVC025 FM300000 34006KT P6SM BKN025 FM300400 35003KT P6SM SKC
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Vandalia Park District 618-267-8035
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100LL Jet A
SS $3.50 $2.75 
 Updated 27-Oct-2020
 
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