KFLV is at 771 feet MSL (surveyed), measures 5,318 x 102 feet and can accommodate loads up to dual double tandem (99,000 lbs). Our 16/34 concrete runway and concrete-asphalt ramp is located at N39 22.09 and W94 54.88.
Our ramp can accommodate aircraft as large as a Gulfstream V, as witnessed by some of our recent visitors:
Variation is 4E.
Calm wind RW is 16.
The runway has four, non-precision approaches for all weather conditions. These can be found here.
The airport features VASI approach lighting.
A segmented circle and wind sock are available.
A military beacon (white-white-green lighted military airport) operates sunset to sunrise and runway edge PCL is available from SS to SR at 126.2 (5 clicks in 5 seconds for medium intensity).
Right traffic for RW 34 and there are trees vicinity RW 16 Pattern altitudes are 1800 MSL for light aircraft and 1470 MSL for rotorcraft.
There is a potential bird hazard on and near the RW in the morning and evening and there are numerous migratory birds on and in vicinity of KFLV during April thru October.
Relevant Leavenworth Aviation Service Information
In 1997, The City of Leavenworth sought a new “fixed base operator” and selected Dean Ayres to serve as its FBO and represent the City of Leavenworth on Sherman Army Airfield and Leavenworth Municipal Airport.
As the FBO, Dean operates Leavenworth Aviation Services, LLC (LAS). Address and telephone:
950 Chief Joseph Loop
Dean and his LAS team provide an array of professional aviation and courteous personal services that include:
Aviation Fuel (100LL and Jet A), Fuel prices are the lowest within a forty-mile radius. Call for current prices.
Aircraft Parking: ramp and/or tie-down, (with the purchase of fuel there is no fee for short term ramp and/or tie-down parking)
Comfortable Pilot Lounge, Planning Area and Snooze Room
TV, Internet, WiFi and Telephone Access
Computerized Flight Planning
Initial and Advanced Pilot Training
Accommodating Clean Restrooms
Access to LAS Courtesy and Rental Vehicles
Aircraft Maintenance, Repair and On-Demand Aircraft Parts.
The friendly personal service provided by LAS affords pilots and passengers with unique security and service amenities without the “problems” associated with larger airports. Although KFLV is a military airfield, civilian access is unlimited.
LAS’s accommodating staff and supporting facilities are keen to support the City of Leavenworth's general and corporate aviation patron requirements (from a Piper Cub to a Gulfstream) and facilitate access to the array of cultural, sports and professional activities in the region -- greater Kansas City, western Missouri and eastern Kansas
LAS’s accommodating staff and supporting facilities are keen to support the City of Leavenworth's general and corporate aviation patron requirements (from a Piper Cub to a Gulfstream) and facilitate access to the array of cultural, sports and professional activities in the region -- greater Kansas City, western Missouri and eastern Kansas.