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W K Kellogg Airport

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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0600-2200
Elevation:951 ft (289.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. W of Battle Creek
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:05L/23R, 05R/23L, 13/31
Longest paved runway: 10004 ft
Fees:Landing, Parking
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.78  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.60  (full serve service)

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Runway 05L/23R

Dimensions:10004 x 150ft. / 3049.2 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 100000 lb
Surface:asphalt, porous friction course, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05L951.8ft. MSL
47° mag
43° true
0.2% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
23R928.4ft. MSL
227° mag
223° true
0.2% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual value: RVV is present
runway visual range: Touchdown
ILSPole, 288 ft Right of center, 19 ft high, 1,033 ft from end, 43:1 clearance slope
Ry 23r Right Tfc When Twr Clsd

Runway 05R/23L

Dimensions:4100 x 75ft. / 1249.7 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05R925.0ft. MSL
47° mag
43° true
0.1% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Ry 05r Right Tfc When Twr Clsd
23L930.0ft. MSL
227° mag
223° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present

Runway 13/31

Dimensions:4835 x 100ft. / 1473.7 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 40000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
13919.8ft. MSL
130° mag
126° true
0.2% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Railroad, 281 ft Right of center, 20 ft high, 601 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
31929.4ft. MSL
310° mag
306° true
0.2% down
precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Road, 6 ft Right of center, 15 ft high, 530 ft from end, 22:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Centennial Aircraft Services
  • Maintenance
  • $4.99
  • Sales
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.95
Club in Formation - Bombers
    Battle Creek, MI
    Duncan Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • $5.78
    • $5.60
    • Sales
    On field: S
    UNICOM: 122.95
    Western Michigan University
    • Flight Training
    On field: NE
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Rental Cars: 
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    Customs: International Landing Rights

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N42 18.3884' / W85 15.0053'
      Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
      Mag Var:04W (1985)
      ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
      FSS:Lansing (LAN)
      NOTAM Facility:BTL
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityAZO
      Pattern Altitude: 1,000 Ft Agl, Small (Sel & Mel);Turbine 1,500 Ft AGL Light Aircraft: 2000 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 3000 MSL; Multiengine Aircraft: 2500 MSL; Nonturbine Aircraft: 2500 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 3000 MSL; Rotorcraft: 1500 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
      • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
      Actvt MALSR Ry 23r; REIL Ry 05l; VASI Ry 05l; PAPI Ry 23r; HIRL Ry 05l/23r; REIL Ry 05r/23l; PAPI Ry 05r/23l; MIRL Ry 05r/23l; REIL Ry 13/31; VASI Ry 13; PAPI Ry 31; MIRL Ry 13/31 - CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:77
      Multi Engine:18

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:50,156
      GA Itinerant:30,148
      Air Taxi:765

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

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      City of Battle CreekLawrence Bowron
      15551 S Airport Rd15551 S Airport Rd
      Battle Creek, MI 49015Battle Creek, MI 49015
      269-966-3470 (Office) 269-966-3470 (Office)