FAA Identifier: 3G8

Lat/Long: 41-26-23.2000N / 090-06-36.2000W
41-26.386667N / 090-06.603333W
41.4397778 / -90.1100556
(estimated)

Elevation: 645 ft. / 197 m (estimated)

Variation: 01E (1985)

From city: 2 miles SE of GENESEO, IL

Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)

Zip code: 61254

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public

Activation date: 09/1980

Sectional chart: CHICAGO

Control tower: no

ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER

FSS: KANKAKEE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION

NOTAMs facility: IKK (NOTAM-D service available)

Attendance: IREG

Pattern altitude: 1445 ft. MSL

Wind indicator: yes

Segmented circle: no

Lights: SS-SR

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9

WX ASOS at MLI (18 nm W): PHONE 309-799-7096

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var

CVAr130/23.3DAVENPORT VORTAC113.8004E

MZVr068/24.8MOLINE VORTAC114.4005E

BDFr306/28.9BRADFORD VORTAC114.7000E

GBGr023/33.5GALESBURG VOR/DME109.8003E

 

NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID

WHITESIDE221/21.825401EBOZ -... --- --..

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 2568 x 120 ft. / 783 x 37 m

Surface: turf, in good condition

Runway edge lights: non-standard
NSTD LIRL; NSTD SPACING & INTST.

RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27

Latitude: 41-26.391913N41-26.379733N

Longitude: 090-06.883737W090-06.322038W

Elevation: 635.0 ft.634.6 ft.

Traffic pattern: leftleft

Displaced threshold: 193 ft.
09/27 DSPLCD THLDS MKD WITH A 10 FT STRIP OF GRAVEL OUTWARD FM BOTH SIDES OF RY.285 ft.

Obstructions: 12 ft. road
APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLCD THR.15 ft. road
APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned

Owner: GEN-AIR INC
20035 1700 ST EAST
GENESEO, IL 61254
Phone 309-944-8126

Manager: KENT JOHNSON
GEN-AIR INC, 20035 1700 ST EAST
GENESEO, IL 61254
Phone 309-944-8126

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 16

Single engine airplanes: 14

Helicopters: 1

Gliders airplanes: 1

    

Aircraft operations: avg 96/week *

80% local general aviation

20% transient general aviation

* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2011

Additional Remarks

- PARACHUTE ACTIVITY ON & INVOF ARPT.

- OBSTN FENCE 30 FT NORTH APCH END RY 09 (6 FT AGL) NOT LGTD.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 3G8.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KEZI - Kewanee Municipal Airport (16 nm SE)
KMLI - Quad City International Airport (18 nm W)
KDVN - Davenport Municipal Airport (24 nm NW)
KCWI - Clinton Municipal Airport (25 nm NW)
KSQI - Whiteside County Airport-Jos H Bittorf Field (27 nm NE)