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Jerry Tyler Memorial Airport

Niles, MI

Phone: 269-683-4700
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Attendance: Attended
Arpt Unattended Major HolidaysYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0900-1700
Elevation:750 ft (228.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Niles
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22, 15/33
Longest paved runway: 4100 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.50  (self-service service)
100LL$ 4.85  (self serve service)
100LL$ 7.00  (full service service)
Jet-A-Premix$ 5.50  (self-service service)
Jet-A$ 5.50  (full service service)
100LL$ 5.35  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:3316 x 55ft. / 1010.7 x 16.8mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 8000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04736.9ft. MSL
39° mag
34° true
0.2% up
basicNo Data898' Disp Threshold
Road, 125 ft Left of center, 47 ft high, 282 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
22741.9ft. MSL
219° mag
214° true
0.2% down
basicNo Data750' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 47 ft high, 470 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:4100 x 75ft. / 1249.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 25000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15741.4ft. MSL
151° mag
146° true
0.2% up
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
300' Disp Threshold
Tree, 250 ft Left of center, 55 ft high, 475 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
33750.4ft. MSL
331° mag
326° true
0.2% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 250 ft Left of center, 68 ft high, 676 ft from end, 7:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Astro Star Aviation, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $7.00
  • $6.50
  • $5.50
  • $5.50
  • $5.35
  • $4.85
On field: N
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Rental Cars: 

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 50.1533' / W86 13.5100'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:05W (2010)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Lansing (LAN)
NOTAM Facility:LAN
Approach/Departure Control FacilitySBN
Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:24
Multi Engine:6

Airport Activity

GA Local:1,500
GA Itinerant:1,500
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of NilesJoseph Ray
333 N. State St. Ste 301333 N. State St. Ste 301, 508 East Main Street
Niles, MI 49120Niles, MI 49120
269-683-4700 (Office) 269-683-4700 (Office)