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Houghton Lake State Airport

Houghton Lake Heights, MI

Phone: 989-422-4116
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:1,165 ft (355.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Houghton Lake Heights
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:16/34 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2750 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:2750 x 104ft. / 838.2 x 31.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
161165.0ft. MSL

No Data550' Disp Threshold
Tree, 60 ft Left of center, 60 ft high, 30 ft from end
Apch Ratio at Dsplcd Thld 11:1; 22:1 Based on Straight Out Ovr 74 Ft Trees, 1660 Ft Dstc, 0 Ft Both Ry 16 and 34 Mkd with Yellow Cones
341165.0ft. MSL

No Data900' Disp Threshold
Trees, 70 ft Left of center, 15 ft high, 40 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope
Rwy 34 Apch Ratio at Dsplcd Thld 16:1 Ovr 120 Ft Trees, 2100 Ft Dstc, 110 Ft L. 20:1 Based on Straight Out

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N44 19.7510' / W84 47.5017'
    Charts:NACO: Lake Huron Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (1985)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    NOTAM Facility:LAN
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1965 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:12
    Multi Engine:0

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:300
    GA Itinerant:300
    Air Taxi:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    State of Mich Mdot/AeroChris Ambrose
    2700 Port Lansing Rd125 Cristi Ln
    Lansing, MI 48906Houghton Lake Heights, MI 48629
    517-335-9681 (Office) 989-422-4116 (Office)
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