PLAINS
Latitude: 47-28-24.8 N
Longitude: 114-54-25.5 W
Elevation: 2467.1 ft.
Variation: 18 E 1985
From city: 1 miles NW of PLAINS, MT
ARTCC: ZLC
Section chart: GREAT FALLS
Time Zone: UTC-7(-6DT)
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PLAINS, MT
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: GREAT FALLS FSS (GTF)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: GTF (GREAT FALLS INTL)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT MIRL RY 13/31 & PAPI RY 31 - CTAF.
Beacon: Clear and Green
SS-SR
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
SANDERS COUNTY
PO BOX 519
THOMPSON FALLS, MT 59873
UNITED STATES
Phone: 406-826-3605
MANAGER:
RANDY GARRISON
PO BOX 988
PLAINS, MT 59859
UNITED STATES
Phone: 406-826-3605
CELL NUMBER 406-370-6179
General Remarks
•  PHONE ON ARPT.
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: None  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VOR/DME MLP MULLAN PASS 117.8 MHz 24 Hours 30.1 nm 87.8°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 060-090 BYD 20 NM BLO 9,500 FT.
NDB INE KONNA 521 KHz 24 Hours 30.9 nm 317.8°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
MLP WX ASOS 135.475 MHz 208-744-1721 30.1 nm
MSO WX ASOS 121.9 MHz 406-728-3743 47.3 nm
S59 WX AWOS-A 118.575 MHz 406-293-4631 54.0 nm
GPI WX ASOS 132.625 MHz 406-756-8879 56.8 nm
Runways
13/31
Dimensions: 4651 ft. x 75 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: GOOD
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Medium Intensity
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 12.5,000 lbs
   Double Wheel: 18,000 lbs
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 13 Runway 31
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Basic Basic
Markings Condition: Good Good
Latitude: 47-28-42.9173 N 47-28-6.7335 N
Longitude: 114-54-46.3048 W 114-54-4.661 W
Elevation: 2461.5 ft. 2467 ft.
Threshold Crossing Height:   20 ft. AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:  
Visual Slope Indicator:   2-light PAPI on left
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No
TDZE: 2465.6 ft. 2467.1 ft.

Heliports
None