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Platte Airport

Located one mile northeast of town, the Platte Municipal Airport is owned and managed by the City of Platte.

PO Box 236
Platte, SD 57369
(605) 337-3921

Linda & Doug Sly
PO Box 754
Platte, SD 57369
(605) 337-2334

The City of Platte is privileged to have such an active airport.  The Platte Municipal Airport continues to strive forward with the needs and desires of pilots.  A 100 grade low-lead fuel with 24 hour charge card system is available!. Please call (605) 337-3921 or (605) 337-2334 for current pricing.

The long terms plans for the airport are to develop a GPS instrument approach. There was the addition of a new AWOSIII system in 2021. 

There is a new city hanger located northeast of the runways. They are 80' by 60' heated hangers. The doors are 65' by 18'. There is also a Pilot Lounge with air conditioning and heat available. This also includes a restroom and shower.

Tie downs are located on the apron and fuel pump on the east side of the apron. 

Public access is located on the east side of the airport. 27465 368th Ave (gravel road).

There is an expansion area for building new hangers located west of the City hanger and north of the windsock. Please contact the numbers listed above for more info!

Additional charts for facilities, service, geo data, etc.

Runway Information

RUNWAY 14/32
Dimensions:    3100 x 60 ft. / 945 x 18 m
Surface:    concrete, in excellent condition
Runway edge lights:    low intensity & PAPI lights

Latitude:    43-24.489128N
Longitude:    098-50.035672W    
Traffic pattern:    left    right

Markings:    basic, in good condition
Obstructions:    18 ft. tree, 578 ft. from runway, 20 ft. right of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear    



Latitude: 43-24.076700N

Longitude: 098-49.623237W

Traffic Pattern: right

Markings: basic, in good condition

Obstructions: 46 ft. trees, 1250ft from runway, 10ft left of centerline, 22:1 slope to clear

Geographic Data

Latitude: N4324.3
Longitude: W09849.8  (ESTIMATED)
Arpt Elevation: 1618ft (SURVEYED)
Magnetic Variation: 08E
1 miles NE of PLATTE
Traffic Pattern Altitude:
Sectional Chart: OMAHA

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