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1101 Airport Way

Priest River Airport


Airport information may not be current and should not be used for navigation.

Priest River Airport
102 Airfield Way
Priest River, ID 83856
Phone Number:  208-265-2266

Airport Manager
Dave Schuck

Airport Maintenance
Dale Lockwood

Public Notice

Priest River Municipal hereby announces its proposed Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation goal of 2.0% for FAA-funded contracts/agreements. The proposed goal pertains to federal fiscal years 2021 through 2023 (10/1/2020 - 9/30/2023). A teleconference was held on June 24, 2020 at 9 AM PST for the purpose of consulting with stakeholders to obtain information relevant to the goal-setting process.

The proposed goal and its attendant methodology are available for inspection anytime by clicking this link Priest River Airport DBE Goal Methodology FY 21-23 draft.pdf  for 30 days from the date of this publication.

Comments on the DBE goal will be accepted for 30 days from the date of this publication and can be sent to the following:

David Schuck
1101 Airport Way
Sandpoint, ID 83864


Federal Aviation Administration
Office of Civil Rights

Sonia Cruz


Master Plan for the Priest River Airport

Airport Operations

 Lat/Long:  N48°11.44′ / W116°54.59′
 Elevation:  2187 feet MSL ( Estimated)
 Variation:  1985 is 19° East
 From city:  01 miles N of Priest River, ID
 Zip code:  83856
 Airport use:  Open to the public
 Activation Date:  October 1945
 Control tower:  No
 ARTCC:  Seattle Center
 FSS:  Boise Flight Service Station (1-800-WX-BRIEF)
 NOTAMs Facility:  BOI (NOTAM-D service available)
 Attendance:  Unattended
 Wind Indicator:  Yes, lighted
 Segmented Circle:  No
 Lights:  SEE RMK
 Beacon:  None
 Sectional Charts:  Great Fall, Seattle
 Airspace Analysis:  Established prior to 15 May 59'

AIrport Communications

 CTAF/UNICOM:  122.900
 AWOS-3 at SZT (15.5 NE):  135.425 208-263-3074
 AWOS-3 at COE (25.3 S):  135.075 208-772-8215
 ATIS at SFF (34.7 SW):  120.55

Airport Services:

 Fuel Available:  None
 Transient Storage  Tiedowns / chains removed during winter
 Airframe Repair:  None
 Engine Repair:  None
 Bottled Oxygen:  None
 Bulk Oxygen:  None
 Couresy Car:  Available

Runway Information

 Dimensions:  2950x48
 Surface:  Asphalt, in good condition
 Weight Limits:  S-12
 Runway Edge Lights:  Non- Standard RY 01 LIRL UNLGTD  First 200 feet
 Runway 1  Runway 19
 Latitude:  N48°11.24′  N48°11.64′
 Longitude:  W116°54.80′  W116°54.38′
 Gradient:  0.1  0.1
 Traffic Pattern:  Left  Left
 Markings:  Basic, in fair condition  Basic, in fair condition
 Obstacles:  80 ft trees 1000 feet from runway  75 ft trees 650 feet from the runway  150 ft left of center

Nearby Navigation Aids

 ID  Name  Frequency  Radial  Range
 COE  Coeur d' Alene  108.8  332  25.30
 SKA  Fairchild  111.4  024  46.20
 GEG  Spokane  115.5  016  47.40
 MLP  Mullan  117.8  296  67.50
 SZT  Sandpoint  264  047  15.10
 DPY  Deer Park  365  218  24.70
 LEN  Post Falls  345  165  27.00
 ION  Ione  279  308  37.10

Useful Web Links

 Federal Aviation Agency
 Priest River Info