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Southwest Michigan Regional Airport

Benton Harbor, MI

Phone: 269-927-3194
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Attendance: Attended
Otr Times By Req: Call 269-925-5114 During Bus Hrs To Req. Aftr Hrs Serv. Call In Fee $75.Year-round,Sat/0800-1600Year-round,Mon-Fri/0800-1700
Elevation:649 ft (197.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Benton Harbor
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:10/28, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 6005 ft
Fees:Landing, Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.49  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.49  (full serve service)

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Runway 10/28

Dimensions:6005 x 100ft. / 1830.3 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 60000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
10627.3ft. MSL
94° mag
90° true
0.4% up
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
28648.9ft. MSL
274° mag
270° true
0.4% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:3661 x 100ft. / 1115.9 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14625.9ft. MSL
136° mag
132° true
0.1% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Tree, 100 ft Left of center, 23 ft high, 328 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope
32630.5ft. MSL
316° mag
312° true
0.1% down
basicrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
C & D Associates, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Sales
On field: SW
Fruit Belt Flyers
  • Rentals
St Joseph, MI
Skyway Aviation
  • $4.49
  • $4.49
  • Sales
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 123.0
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Courtesy Car, Limousine
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 7.7118' / W86 25.5681'
    Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
    Mag Var:04W (2010)
    ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    NOTAM Facility:BEH
    Approach/Departure Control FacilitySBN
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1443 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1643 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • high intensity: 7 clicks in 3 secs
    • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 3 secs
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt MALSR Ry 28; REIL Ry 10, Ry 14 & Ry 32; HIRL Ry 10/28; PAPI Ry 10 & Ry 28; MIRL Ry 14/32; VASI Ry 14 & Ry 32 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:62
    Multi Engine:6

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:8,625
    GA Itinerant:8,625
    Air Taxi:1,000

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Benton Harbor/St JosephVincent Desjardins
    1123 Territorial Rd1123 Territorial Rd
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    269-927-3194 (Office) 269-927-3194 (Office)
    Ext 10, or 269-927-2643 Maint Ofc. Amgr Cell 269-921-9200