The Colby Municipal Airport, Shalz Field, is located two miles north of Colby, Kansas on Kansas Highway #25. The airport features a 5,109 feet by 75 feet concrete runway as well as two turf runways. The turf runways are 2660 feet by 90 feet and 2600 feet by 80 feet.
Aerial View of Shalz Field Runways
A new passenger terminal was built in 1982 and offers a pilot lounge, television, conference room and spacious lobby. The fixed base operator (FBO) at Shalz Field is M.C. Aviation Services (Mark Ostmeyer) and he may be reached at (785) 460-4438 or (785) 460-3298. Other services available at the airport include 100 low-lead fuel, Jet-A fuel, flight instruction, aircraft rental, courtesy car, car rental and cab service. FBO hours are 8:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M.; other arrangements may be made by contacting Mr. Ostmeyer.
Colby Municipal Airport Terminal
Terminal Passenger Lounge
Airport Equipment/Leased Hanger
Shalz Field is equipped with an Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) and a lighted wind sock. Additional information is listed below in Airport Data.
Airport AWOS Phone # 785-460-4499
Lighted Wind Sock, Weather Modification Radar. East Side of Terminal Building & Tie Down Area
Old Municipal Airport Terminal Prior to 1982
Shalz Field (CBK), Colby Municipal Airport, Colby, KS 67701
2 miles north of Colby, Kansas on Kansas Highway #25
39 25.65 N 101 02.79 W
GLD 115.1 073° 30.1 JDM 408 170° 5.0
3983' MSL All Aircraft
17-35 Concrete 5109' x 75' 12-30 Turf 2660' x 90' 4-22 Turf 2600' x 80'
17-35 MIRL Taxi Apron Beacon Windsock at east edge of Apron
NDB GPS RNAV
FSS 1CT 122.4 AWOS Frequency 118.75 Telephone (785)462-4499