Erie Municipal Airport

Erie Municipal Airport (EIK) is owned by the Town of Erie and is strategically located in the Denver-Boulder metropolitan area on Colorado Highway 7, a little more than 3 miles west of Interstate 25. The main runway is concrete paved and 4,700 feet long.

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Vector Air operates as the airport's anchor fixed-base operator (FBO). Available FBO services include:

  • Aircraft rental
  • Flight instruction
  • Fuel (100LL, Jet A)
  • Tie-down

Visit the Vector Air website.

Weather

The Automated Weather Observation System (AWOS) at the Erie Municipal Airport broadcasts:

  • Ceiling
  • Current altimeter settings
  • Dew point
  • The temperature in degrees Celsius
  • Visibility
  • Wind direction and speed

The system updates with real-time information every minute and broadcasts on 133.825 MHz.

Operating Procedures

2021 Airpark Construction

As part of the Town's Street Maintenance Program, road work a the airport will include full depth reclamation, compaction, and fine grading of existing sub grade of the roads in the east side of Erie Airpark (except Bonanza Dr.).

Commander Circle (Vista Pointe) will also be patched, edge milled, and overlay as part of the project.

Work hours will be 7 a.m. to dusk, Monday through Friday. Saturday hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. No work is expected to take place on Sundays and Holidays.

All of the work is also subject weather conditions. The schedule below is a guideline and can shift one way or another based on progress and/or delays.

Crews on-site will accommodate residents leaving and accessing their homes although minor delays will be possible at times. Roads will be accessible and not fully closed even during work hours. This will be an inconvenience at times with the road conditions, equipment, and general construction taking place.

Upcoming Projects

Bellanca Ct., Commander Dr., Viking Ct., Skylane Dr., Piper Dr. Cherokee Ct., Mooney Pl., are scheduled for 2022. Airport Dr. and Baron Ct. were already on the schedule for 2022, now they are extended to 2023.

All of the work is also subject weather conditions. The schedule below is a guideline and can shift one way or another based on progress and/or delays.

Current Work:

Starting Wednesday, March 9 thru Wednesday, March 16 a contractor will be conducting soils tests gathering subgrade information for upcoming road construction. Weather may delay the soils test collections but will resume as weather and conditions improve.

A truck-mounted drill will bore holes through the road surface to gather the samples. Those soil samples will be examined to determine the best course of road work.

The work to bore the holes will involve temporary single lane closers during the work.

The soil samples are expected to be gathered from the following streets in the Erie Air Park:

  • Piper Dr.
  • Cherokee Ct.
  • Mooney Pl.
  • Viking Ct.
  • Skylane Dr.
  • Commander Dr.
  • Bellanca Ct.

Click for map of the locations.