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Forest City Municipal Airport (FXY)
Manager: Richard Trimble
Fixed Base Operator (FBO): Richard and Theresa Trimble
1842 330th St
Phone: 641-581-2880
After Hours Phone: 641-585-2166
Email: trimbler@wctatel.net

Forest City AirportServices Offered:
Flight Training, Aircraft Rental and Aircraft Maintenance.

Hours of Operation:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Location:
Two miles south of Forest City city limits.

Latitude: 43-14-08
Longitude: 93-37-30

Fuel: 100 LL
Elevation: 1229 ft. / 374.6 m (surveyed)
Length of Runways: 15/33: 5806' x 100' 9/27: 2708' x '60
Variation: 03E (2000)
From city: 2 miles S of FOREST CITY, IA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -6 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 50436

Airport Communicaitons:

UNICOM Frequency: 122.8
AWOS Frequency: 123.925 (641-581-2347)
WX ASOS at MCW (14 nm E): 120.300 (641-357-8490)

  • COMMUNICATIONS PROVIDED BY MASON CITY RADIO ON FREQ 122.6 & 255.4
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 127.3/380.2 (MASON CITY RCAG).

Additional Airport Information »

PUBLIC NOTICE:

The Forest City Municipal Airport hereby announces its fiscal years 2016, 2017, and 2018 goal of 0.70% for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) for airport construction projects. The proposed goals and rationale are available for inspection between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday at the City Administrator's Office, 305 North Clark Street, Forest City, Iowa 50436 for 30 days from the date of this publication.

Comments on the DBE goal will be accepted for 45 days from the date of this publication and can be sent to the following:

Mac Tilberg, City Administrator / Clerk, 305 North Clark Street, Forest City, Iowa 50436

or

Ofelia Medina, Federal Aviation Administration, Western-Pacific Region Headquarters, AWP-9, P.O. Box 92007, Los Angeles, CA 90009-2002

 

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