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Newman's Airport

Kalamazoo, MI

Phone: (269) 207-5350
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Irregular
Elevation:840 ft (256.0 m) (Estimated)
Location:7.00 mi. W of Kalamazoo
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:18/36 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2697 ft
Fees:No data
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  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 18/36

Dimensions:2697 x 125ft. / 822.0 x 38.1mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18No Data
No DataNo Data191' Disp Threshold
Trees, 104 ft Left of center, 50 ft high, 50 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 10:1 at Dsplcd Thld, 27 Ft Trees 270 Ft Dstc 85 Ft L; 20:1 Based on Straight Out Ovr 60 Ft Trees, 1200 Ft Dstc, 0b Rwy 18 /36 & Dsplcd Thlds Mkd with 3 Ft Yellow Cones
36No Data
No DataNo Data385' Disp Threshold
Tree, 116 ft Right of center, 63 ft high, 58 ft from end
Apch Ratio 5:1 at Dsplcd Thld; 20:1 Based on Straight Out Ovr 54 Ft Trees, 1080 Ft Dstc. 125 Ft L

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Services: Camping on Field

Transportation: Courtesy Car

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 17.3356' / W85 45.0006'
    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: 1800 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
    1800-0600 - Actvt LIRL Ry 18/36 - 122.9

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:16
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:1,000
    GA Itinerant:500
    Air Taxi:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Daniel V WilkinsonDaniel V Wilkinson
    81 S Skyview Dr81 S Skyview Dr
    Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6957Kalamazoo, MI 49009-6957
    (269) 207-5350 (Office) (269) 207-5350 (Office)
    Asst Mgr Richard Kroll 269-352-8726