Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Protecting Your Freedom to Fly
Search Tips

FAA Information Effective: 3/5/2015

Public Use

Plainwell Municipal Airport

Plainwell, MI

Phone: 269-685-6268
Nearby airports

AOPA members save at 3,000+ GA airports.Book Now!


Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,Irregular
Elevation:722 ft (220.1 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. N of Plainwell
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:01/19 (unpaved) , 09/27
Longest paved runway: 2650 ft
Fees:No data
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.89  (self serve service)

Expand Additional Remarks

Runway 01/19

Dimensions:2550 x 150ft. / 777.2 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
01722.0ft. MSL
10° mag
7° true
No Data268' Disp Threshold
Tree, 120 ft Right of center, 40 ft high, 120 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
19722.0ft. MSL
190° mag
187° true
No Data980' Disp Threshold
Trees, 91 ft Left of center, 60 ft high, 96 ft from end, 1:1 clearance slope

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2650 x 50ft. / 807.7 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09722.0ft. MSL
92° mag
89° true
basicNo Data191' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 17 ft high, 201 ft from end
27722.0ft. MSL
272° mag
269° true
basicNo Data775' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 55 ft high, 201 ft from end

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
City of Plainwell
  • $5.89
Plainwell , MI
UNICOM: 122.8
List Your Business in AOPA Airports

Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

Expand Nearby restaurants, attractions

Expand Member Comments

AOPA member comments are are offered unedited and do not necessarily reflect the views of AOPA.

Are you sure you want to delete this comment?


Member-submitted Photos

View all

    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 28.0676' / W85 38.8828'
    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: 1520 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:19
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:3,701
    GA Itinerant:5,552
    Air Taxi:0

    (12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

    Air Safety Institute Resources

    Accident Reports

    Expand Communications Card

    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    City of PlainwellVirgil Williams
    141 N. Main141 N. Main
    Plainwell, MI 49080-1397Plainwell, MI 49080
    269-685-6821 (Office) 269-685-6268 (Office)