Published in Midwest Flyer – August/September 2018 issue
SOUTH ST. PAUL, MINN. – Minnesota native Andrew Wall has returned home to manage South St. Paul Municipal Airport – Fleming Field. He succeeds Philip Tiedeman who joined the staff at the Metropolitan Airports Commission.
Wall grew up in the Twin Cities and started his aviation career at Minneapolis Flying Cloud Airport. He earned a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Aviation Management at Minnesota State University Mankato. Upon graduation, Wall became the airport operations supervisor at Des Moines International Airport for the last 12 years. He and his wife have three daughters, ages 9, 6 and 2.
South St. Paul Municipal Airport is publicly owned and operated by the City of South St. Paul. Access to the Twin Cities metro is quick and easy, as the airport is less than two miles from Interstate 494 and U.S. Highway 52. Fleming Field is home to the Commemorative Air Force – Minnesota Wing, Civil Air Patrol, and Wipaire, Inc. The airport has one runway (16/34, 4,002 feet in length and 100 feet wide), and three instrument approaches.
South St. Paul Municipal Airport is known for its low fuel prices and there are no landing fees! Phillips 66/Western Petroleum branded fuel is available in 100LL and Jet-A. Western Petroleum also supplies 91UL fuel. Self-serve fuel is available 24/7/365, and full-service fueling is available through Wipaire.
Land with utilities is available for new hangar construction.