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Data Effective: 02/28/2019 - 03/28/2019
DSM (KDSM)
DES MOINES INTL
DES MOINES , IA - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 41-32-2.3 N / 93-39-47.1 W
Elevation 957.5 FT
Variation 1 E 2020
From city 3 miles SW of DES MOINES, IA
ARTCC ZMP
Section chart OMAHA
Time Zone UTC-6(-5DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower ATCT-TRACON
Tower Hours 24 Hours
Apch/Dep Hours 24 Hours
FSS FORT DODGE FSS (FOD)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility DSM (DES MOINES INTL)
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights  
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee No
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I C
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
    FLIGHT NOTIFICATION SERVICE (ADCUS) AVBL MON-FRI 0830-1700. FOR SAT; SUN; HOLS & NIGHT CUSTOMS SVC MAKE APPOINTMENTS MON-FRI 0830-1700. AT LEAST 3 HR ADVANCE NOTICE RQRD.
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: None  
    ATIS: 119.55 MHz 515-974-8046 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    RADAR TYPE: ASR-9 24 Hours
    DES MOINES APPROACH: 135.2 MHz APCH/S  
      360.7 MHz APCH/S  
    DES MOINES APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 118.6 MHz APCH/S DEP/S  
      123.9 MHz APCH/P DEP/P IC  
      307.15 MHz APCH/P DEP/P IC  
      350.3 MHz APCH/S DEP/S  
    DES MOINES CLERANCE DELIVERY: 134.15 MHz CD/P  
      317.55 MHz CD/P  
    DES MOINES EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
      243 MHz EMERG  
    DES MOINES GROUND: 121.9 MHz
    CONTACT GND CONTROL ON 121.9 PRIOR TO PUSHBACK ON THE TERMINAL APRON.
    GND/P IC  
      348.6 MHz GND/P IC  
    DES MOINES TOWER: 118.3 MHz LCL/P IC  
      257.8 MHz LCL/P IC  
    Other - (CLASS C): 123.9 MHz CLASS C  
      307.15 MHz CLASS C  
    Other - (CLASS C/S): 118.6 MHz CLASS C/S  
      135.2 MHz CLASS C/S  
      350.3 MHz CLASS C/S  
      360.7 MHz CLASS C/S  
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    DSM WX ASOS   515-974-8013 0.0 nm
    IKV WX AWOS-3 119.175 MHz 515-965-5764 10.1 nm
    AMW WX ASOS 132.025 MHz 515-233-2611 27.5 nm
    OXV WX AWOS-3 119.775 MHz 641-828-8406 28.5 nm
    PRO WX AWOS-3 118.0 MHz 515-465-2269 28.5 nm
    RUNWAY 05/23
    Dimensions 9003 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH-CONC
    Surface Condition EXCELLENT
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 34/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel 133,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 180,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 340,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 05

    True Alignment 54°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 41-31-24.1249 N
    Longitude 93-40-37.605 W
    Elevation 915.6 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 55 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 931.3 ft.
    TORA 9003 ft.
    TODA 9003 ft.
    ASDA 9003 ft.
    LDA 9003 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 23

    True Alignment 234°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 41-32-16.616 N
    Longitude 93-39-2.0439 W
    Elevation 934.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 56 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights  
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 939 ft.
    TORA 9003 ft.
    TODA 9003 ft.
    ASDA 9003 ft.
    LDA 9003 ft.
    RUNWAY 13/31
    Dimensions 9002 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH-CONC
    Surface Condition FAIR
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 67/R/B/W/U
    Single Wheel 133,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 180,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 340,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 13

    True Alignment 132°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 41-32-44.1805 N
    Longitude 93-40-28.0339 W
    Elevation 912.2 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 55 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 921.6 ft.
    TORA 9001 ft.
    TODA 9001 ft.
    ASDA 9001 ft.
    LDA 9001 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 31

    True Alignment 312°
    Traffic Pattern Right
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 41-31-44.2808 N
    Longitude 93-39-0.5524 W
    Elevation 957.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 56 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights ALSF2
    Centerline Lights yes
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 957.5 ft.
    TORA 9001 ft.
    TODA 9001 ft.
    ASDA 9001 ft.
    LDA 9001 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 02/28/19 to 0901Z 03/28/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for DSM

    Departure Procedure (DP) Charts

    DES MOINES NINE

    Land and Hold-Short Operations (LAHSO)

    LAHSO

    Hot Spots

    HOT SPOT
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    DES MOINES AIRPORT AUTHORITY
    5800 FLEUR DRIVE
    ROOM 201
    DES MOINES, IA 50321
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 515-256-5100

    MANAGER

    MR. KEVIN FOLEY
    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
    5800 FLEUR DR RM 201
    DES MOINES, IA 50321-2854
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 515-256-5100
    REMARKS
    • CONTRACT FUEL NOT AVBL; HOWEVER GOVT CONTRACTORS MAY ACPT GOVT CREDIT CARDS.
    • BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    • INFORMAL NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES IN EFFECT. EXPECT ATC TO ASSIGN PREFERRED RY.
    • SOUTH RAMP PCN 78 R/B/W/T. WEST RAMP PCN 87 R/B/W/T.
    • MAX ACFT WEIGHT ALL FBO RAMPS 100,000 LBS
    • TWR HAS LIMITED VISIBILITY ON TWY P AT TWY P-7 AND AER 05.
    • CROSS BLEED ENGINE STARTS ON AIR CARRIER RAMP PROHIBITED.
    • PAVEMENT CONDITION IS FAIR ON 4000' ASPH PORTION OF RY 5/23.
    • USE CAUTION WHEN LNDG OVER RAISED LIGHTS IN THE OVERRUNS AND RWY THLDS AT DSM.
    • PRK FOR MIL AND MIL CONTRACTED ACFT AVBL ON ANG RAMPS. PPR RQR CTC LOGISTIC PLANS OFFICE DSN 261-8573 C515-261-8573, TRAN ALERT DSN 261-8360 C515-261-8360, CP 261-8280 C515-261-8280. MIL CREWS CAN CTC HAWKI CP ON 252.9 ON APCH 1300Z-2330Z TUE-FRI. IA ARNG FIXED WING DET DSN 431-4993 C515-252-4993.
    • TXG ACFT ON TRML APRON BTN TWY E & TWY F PROHIBITED.