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Wm 'Tiny' Zehnder Field Airport

Frankenmuth, MI

Phone: (989) 728-3684
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Attendance: Attended
Elevation:645 ft (196.6 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. SE of Frankenmuth
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:09/27 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2530 ft
Fees:No data
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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2530 x 100ft. / 771.1 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09645.0ft. MSL

No Data400' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 17 ft high, 107 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 11:1 at Dsplcd Thld Over 69 Ft Tree, 759 Ft Dstc, 100 Ft R 09/27 Mkd with 3 Ft Yellow Cones Including Ry 09 Dsplcd Thld
27645.0ft. MSL

No DataPower-Line, Both-Sides, 100 ft high, 2,500 ft from end, 25:1 clearance slope

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Services: Camping on Field

Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Public

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N43 18.8348' / W83 42.5811'
    Charts:NACO: Detroit Sectional
    Mag Var:06W (1985)
    ARTCC:Cleveland (ZOB)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    NOTAM Facility:LAN
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1440 MSL; Multiengine Aircraft: 1600 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:33
    Multi Engine:1

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:4,000
    GA Itinerant:3,000
    Air Taxi:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Frankenmuth Airport IncDoug Geesey
    P O Box 15P.O. Box 15
    Frankenmuth, MI 48734Frankenmuth, MI 48734
    989-652-7797 (Office) (989) 728-3684 (Office)