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Gradolph Field Airport

Petersburg, MI

Phone: 734-279-1679
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Elevation:673 ft (205.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NW of Petersburg
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:09/27 (unpaved)
Runway length: 2306 ft
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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2306 x 110ft. / 702.9 x 33.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09673.0ft. MSL

No Data310' Disp Threshold
Trees, 60 ft Right of center, 45 ft high, 0 ft from end
Rwy 09 Apch Ratio 3:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld to +45 Ft Trees; 150 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld 70 Ft R Rwy 09 /27 & Dsplcd Thlds Mkd with Yellow Cones
27673.0ft. MSL

No Data230' Disp Threshold
Power-Line, Both-Sides, 22 ft high, 228 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 5:1 Fm Dsplcd Thld to +50 Ft Trees 284 Ft Fm Dsplcd Thld; 121 Ft R

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Services: Camping on Field

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 55.1861' / W83 44.0963'
    Charts:NACO: Detroit Sectional
    Mag Var:05W (1985)
    ARTCC:Cleveland (ZOB)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    NOTAM Facility:LAN
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1470 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:for LIRL Ry 09/27 & Rotg Bcn Call 734-279-1679 Rotg Bcn Out of Service Indefly

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:1
    Multi Engine:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:50
    GA Itinerant:50
    Air Taxi:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Fred E. WaibelFred E. Waibel
    1785 Dennison Road, Box 3081785 Dennison Road, Box 308
    Petersburg, MI 49270Petersburg, MI 49270
    734-279-1679 (Office) 734-279-1679 (Office)