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VYS

Illinois Valley Regional-Walter A Duncan Field
Peru, Illinois

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FAA Identifier: VYS
Latitude/Longitude: 41-21-00.5000N / 089-09-10.6000W
41.35 / -89.1528
Elevation: 654 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 03W (2015)
Land Area Covered: 200 acres
From City: 1 nautical miles E of Peru, IL
County/Parish: La Salle, IL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 11/1/1985 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Chicago
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Chicago Center (ZAU)
FSS: Kankakee Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: NOV-FEB/MON-FRI/0700-1700, MAR-OCT/MON-FRI/0700-1800, ALL/SAT-SUN/0800-1600
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Communications:
Unicom: 123
CTAF: 123
APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY CHICAGO ARTCC ON FREQS 123.75/259.1 (AURORA RCAG).
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Runway Information:
Runway: 07/25
Dimensions: 3999 x 75 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 24 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Runway: 18/36
Dimensions: 5999 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 24 K lbs.
Double wheel: 70 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: City Of Peru
1727 4th Street
Peru, IL 61354
815-223-8441
Manager: Chuck Studer
Illinois Valley Rgnl Arpt
Peru, IL 61354
815-223-2003
Sectional Map:
Remarks:
  • FBO 815-223-2003.
  • WIRES AT SOUTH END OF RY ARE NOT THE CTLG OBSTN; APCH SLOPE IS 36:1 & MKD WITH ORANGE BALLS .
  • MIRL RY 18/36 PRESET LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST & ACTVT REIL RY 07/25; MIRL RY 07/25; ODALS RY 36; MIRL RY 18/36 - CTAF.
  • PRVDD 50:1 APCH CLNC IS MAINTAINED FOR RY 36.
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