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KVLA Vandalia Municipal Airport
Vandalia, Illinois, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 18 JULY 2019

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 VORTAC114.3004E
BIBr275/32.2BIBLE GROVE VORTAC109.0003E
ENLr355/34.3CENTRALIA VORTAC115.0004E
TOYr063/38.3TROY VORTAC116.0004E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
SALEM337/22.840001WSLO ... .-.. ---
SHELBYVILLE213/29.136502WSYZ ... -.-- --..

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
FUEL IS SELF-SERVE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
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 good conditionbasic, in good 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 618-267-8035
Manager: CHAD FELDPOUCH
1754 N. 400 ST
VANDALIA, IL 62471
Phone 618-267-8035

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 20
Single engine airplanes: 18
Multi engine airplanes: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 27/day *
80% local general aviation
20% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 May 2017

Additional Remarks

A58-27 8 FT SEASONAL CROPS 83 FT FROM RWY END.
A30A-27 8 FT CROPS 200 FT FM RWY END PENETRATING PART 77 SFC.
FOR WX ADVY, 3 CLICKS CTAF. PHONE (618)283-9595.

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 18 July 2019 at 0901Z to 16 August 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 18 **CHANGED**   download (191KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 36 **CHANGED**   download (196KB)
VOR RWY 18   download (177KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply **NEW**   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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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 21-Jul-2019
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:1810:18
Sunrise05:4910:49
Sunset20:1701:17
Evening civil twilight20:4801:48

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-Jul-2019 07:42:34
Local (UTC-5)  21-Jul-2019 02:42:34
 
METAR
KSLO 
23nm SE 
210715Z AUTO 20005KT 10SM CLR 27/25 A2992 RMK AO2 T02650249
K3LF 
26nm NW 
210715Z AUTO 18007KT 10SM SCT050 25/24 A2992 RMK AO2 T02500243
KENL 
29nm S 
210715Z AUTO 19006KT 10SM CLR 26/24 A2992 RMK AO2 T02560238
K1H2 
30nm E 
210715Z AUTO 14003KT 10SM CLR 26/22 A2993 RMK AO2 T02580222
KTAZ 
33nm N 
210715Z AUTO 19007KT 10SM CLR 26/24 A2989 RMK AO2 T02580241
KFOA 
39nm SE 
210715Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 26/25 A2993 RMK AO2 T02590248
KALN 
41nm W 
210715Z AUTO 23006KT 10SM SCT049 26/26 A2992 RMK AO2 T02630256
KBLV 
42nm SW 
210656Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 26/23 A2991 RMK AO2A SLPNO ALSTG ESTMD $
KMVN 
43nm S 
210656Z AUTO 00000KT 8SM CLR 24/23 A2993 RMK AO2 SLP134 T02390233
TAF
KBLV 
42nm SW 
210000Z 2100/2206 VRB06KT 9999 SCT050 QNH2981INS BECMG 2200/2201 22010KT 9000 -SHRA BKN040 QNH2983INS TX36/2119Z TN25/2111Z
KMVN 
43nm S 
210603Z 2106/2206 VRB04KT P6SM SCT250 FM211500 24006KT P6SM SCT040 FM211900 22005KT P6SM VCTS SCT040CB BKN150
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Vandalia Park District 618-267-8035
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100LL Jet A
SS $4.10 $3.45 
 Updated 03-Jul-2019
 
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