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Flying-A-Ranch Airport

Fruitport, MI

Phone: 616-846-3977
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Attendance: Attended
Arpt Is Closed Nov-Mar.Irregular
Elevation:630 ft (192.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. SE of Fruitport
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:09/27 (unpaved)
Runway length: 1925 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:1925 x 70ft. / 586.7 x 21.3mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09No Data
No Data327' Disp Threshold
Trees, 50 ft Right of center, 60 ft high, 0 ft from end
Apch Ratio 0:1 at Dsplcd Thld Based on 40 Ft Trees; 61 Ft R, 0 Ft Dstc., 20:1 Based on Straight Out, Ovr 21 Ft Trees, 420 Ft Dstc, 50 Ft R Rwy 09 /27 & Dspld Thld Mkd with 3 Ft Yellow Cones
27No Data
No DataTrees, 55 ft Left of center, 13 ft high, 91 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 20:1 Based on Straight Out Ovr 45 Ft Tree, 900 Ft Dstc, 50 Ft L

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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N43 6.3011' / W86 7.4198'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:03W (1985)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    NOTAM Facility:LAN
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1430 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:3
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:50
    GA Itinerant:100
    Air Taxi:

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2014)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Michael C. AlmanMichael C. Alman
    18605 Mienk Dr18605 Mienk Dr
    Fruitport, MI 49415Fruitport, MI 49415
    616-846-3977 (Office) 616-846-3977 (Office)