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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: 3650 1800
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 key mic 4 times 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 $: 1.57
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 1.19
Fuel Prices with Taxes
100LL $: 0.00
Mogas $: 0.00
Jet Fuel $: 0.00
Date of Fuel Prices 2015-06-01
Fuel Price Comments
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24/7 Self Serve Master Card or Visa Credit Card Fuel Pump
Jet A
Olds Didsbury Flying Club
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 
*(include Telephone Numbers)
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 owned and operated by Mountain View County, whose office is located adjacent to the airport. Call the County office at 335-3311 for information. 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.

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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Date Submitted On: 2015-10-09

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