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3K6

St Louis Metro-East/shafer Field
St Jacob, Illinois

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FAA Identifier: 3K6
Latitude/Longitude: 38-43-58.4710N / 089-48-23.6420W
38.7328 / -89.8064
Elevation: 477 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 02W (2015)
Land Area Covered: 29 acres
From City: 2 nautical miles N of St Jacob, IL
County/Parish: Madison, IL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 3/1/1972 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: St Louis
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Kansas City Center (ZKC)
FSS: Saint Louis Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: Continuous
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL
Airframe Repair: Minor
Power Plant Repair: Minor
Bottled oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 13/31
Dimensions: 2662 x 50 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in good condition
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Privately Owned
Owner: Edward B. Shafer
2070 Triad Rd.
St Jacob, IL 62281
618-644-5411
Manager: Edward B. Shafer
2070 Triad Rd.
St Jacob, IL 62281
618-644-5411
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Remarks:
  • THIS AIRPORT HAS BEEN SURVEYED BY THE NATIONAL GEODETIC SURVEY.
  • MIL HEL OPNS PRIOR PERMISSION ONLY.
  • FOR NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES CTC AMGR 618-644-5411.
  • FOR CD CTC STL APCH AT 314-890-1017.
  • APCH SLOPE IS 21:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
  • MIRL RY 13/31 PRESET ON LOW INTST; TO INCR INTST ACTVT - CTAF.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
H07 Highland-Winet Highland, IL - Public St Louis 10 miles
BLV Scott AFB/midamerica Belleville, IL - Public St Louis 13 miles
ALN St Louis Rgnl Alton/st Louis, IL - Public St Louis 17 miles
CPS St Louis Downtown Cahokia/st Louis, IL - Public St Louis 22 miles
GRE Greenville Greenville, IL - Public St Louis 24 miles
H49 Sackman Field Columbia, IL - Public St Louis 30 miles
STL St Louis Lambert Intl St Louis, MO - Public St Louis 30 miles
3LF Litchfield Muni Litchfield, IL - Public St Louis 31 miles
SET St Charles County Smartt St Charles, MO - Public St Louis 36 miles
1H0 Creve Coeur St Louis, MO - Public St Louis 38 miles
VLA Vandalia Muni Vandalia, IL - Public St Louis 39 miles
SAR Sparta Community-Hunter Field Sparta, IL - Public St Louis 41 miles
ENL Centralia Muni Centralia, IL - Public St Louis 41 miles
SLO Salem-Leckrone Salem, IL - Public St Louis 46 miles
SUS Spirit Of St Louis St Louis, MO - Public St Louis 46 miles
5K1 Zelmer Memorial Airpark Inc Palmyra, IL - Public St Louis 49 miles
FES Festus Memorial Festus, MO - Public St Louis 49 miles
Nearby Private Airports: (20 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
3LL9 Compton Pocahontas, IL - Private Kansas City 12 miles
7IS7 Hammock Field Alhambra, IL - Private St Louis 15 miles
8LL0 Nance Old Ripley, IL - Private St Louis 17 miles
6LL6 Fischer'S Rla New Memphis, IL - Private St Louis 18 miles
2IL7 Ben Emge Belleville, IL - Private St Louis 19 miles
7IS2 Aero Estates Belleville, IL - Private St Louis 20 miles
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