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Airport Name Olds-Didsbury
Airport Category Registered Aerodrome
Nearest Community Olds 4 miles to the north of the aerodrome and Didsbury 4 miles to the south
Province: ALBERTA
Latitude (N): 51 42 43
Longitude (W): 114 06 24
Listed in Canada Flight Supplement Yes
Airport ident. CEA3
Appears on a VFR Navigation Chart Yes
Airport Elevation 3360
Magnetic Variation 15E
  Runway (Main): Runway (2): Runway (3): Runway (4):
Number: 10-28 04-22
Length: 3664 1933
Width: 75 50
Surface 10-28 is asphalt, 04-22 is grass limited winter maintenance on both runways
Night Flying Yes
Maintained Year Round Yes
Radio Communications traffic 123.2 MHz within 5 nm and 6400 feet ASL. For ATIS (AWOS) on 122.7 MHz
Telephone on the Airport Yes
Customs Airport Entry No
Fees on Private Aircraft
Landing $: 0.00
Terminal $: 0.00
Parking $: 0.00
Airport Fuel Tax (litre) $: 0.00
Comments About Fees: no landing fees on private aircraft
Fuel Prices
100LL $: 1.20
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.90
Fuel Prices with Taxes
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Date of Fuel Prices 2016-10-09
Fuel Price Comments 100LL and Jet fuel price updated October 2016.
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24/7 Self Serve Master Card or Visa Credit Card Fuel Pump
Jet A
Olds Didsbury Flying Association
Contact - Ruf May 403-335-3723
Alternate - Bob Jackson 403-556-7378 or 403-335-3616
Alternate - Jerry Bakken 403-556-6738
Alternate - Phil Stevens 403-556-1016
Airport Management Olds-Didsbury Airport Tel: 403-862-0811
Airport Web Site
Airport E-mail
Other General Aviation Services on the Airport
Hangar space (short term) - Ruf May 403-335-3723 or Bob Jackson 403-335-3616
Hotels/Motels with pick up at Airport
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Bed & Breakfasts with pick up at Airport 
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Restaurants on the airport or nearby 
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Camping Airport grounds: Yes
Washrooms Yes
Nearest COPA Flight Olds-Didsbury Flight 142 Tel: 403-507-5144
Other Local Aviation Associations & Telephone Numbers Olds-Didsbury, Flight 142: Emrie Strohschein, Box 3766 Olds AB T4H 1P5 403-507-5144 Meetings: First Tuesday of each month Olds-Didsbury Airport at 1930 hrs.
Remarks Lighting is "TE" and "LO" on runway 10-28 only, ARCAL 123.2 Mhz Type "K"

NAVAID: NDB "K2" 376 khz on the aerodrome private and unmonitored.

General location map:,-114.10675&spn=6.002789,21.796875&om=1

Google sat photo:,-114.106665&spn=0.023453,0.085144&t=k&om=1&iwloc=A


The Olds-Didsbury Airport was built in 1983 by the Alberta Government. It is operated by the Old-Didsbury Flying Association. The airport is known as one of Alberta’s best small airports (in the under 4000 ft runway category). There is a terminal building with washrooms, snacks and drinks.

Owner - Mountain View County - 403-335-3311
Location - 6 km south of Olds on Hwy 2A
Accessibility - 24-hours
Runway - 3650 x 75ft, night-lit (ARCAL), GPS Approach
Elevation - 3360 ft ASL (1040 m)

The Carstairs/Bishel's aerodrome is nearby. See
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Local Activities, Sights & Events of Interest to Visitors There is a very short page about this airport on Wikipedia at
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Date Submitted On: 2016-10-09

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