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Municipal Airport

Paynesville Municipal Airport

{F573ADE6-A1C3-4701-838A-2369C9D1A909}Paynesville officially opened its new Muncipal Airport in September 2003. The 3,300'x75' paved runway supports planes up to a maximum of 12,500 lbs. The following is some general information about Paynesville's Municipal Airport:

Identifier: PEX
Runway Orientation: 11-29
Latitude: 45 degrees 22.3 minutes N.
Longitude: 94 degrees 44.6 minutes W.
Field Elevation: 1,180'
Pilot Controlled Lights
Unicom: 122.9 frequency (Radio Control Lights)
AWOS: 120.35 (320) 243-4538
AvGas fuel is available for self-service. Price: $5.27 per gallon.
There are 12 tie downs available.
Courtesy car: Information for usage is available in the Pilot's Lounge.

1500 Airport Road, Paynesville, MN 56362

Contact Princeton Flight Service at 1-877-487-6867 or the City of Paynesville at 320-243-3714 for other details and current runway condition.
The City has two 10-unit T-hangars and one 8-unit T-hangar with an arrival/departure area located within the hangar. The dimensions of a single hangar unit are as follows: bi-fold doors - 41' wide, height is 12', and the total hangar depth is 33 feet. The cost for leasing a single unit is $100.00 to $120.00 per month (includes electricity).

We are currently at capacity. Pilots interested in leasing space or renting land may contact Ron Mergen, Public Works Director at (320) 243-3714 ext. 230. Click on the link at the bottom of this page for a copy of either lease agreement.

Rental Availability
The hangars are currently full. These units have a 42 foot door and have a height of 14 feet. The City does take names for a waiting list should a hangar become available for rent.

The City has rented both of the additional storage areas at this time to a pilot. The City does take names for a waiting list should the storage areas become available for rent.

For more information contact Ron Mergen, Airport Manager, at (320) 243-3714 ext. 230.