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Tipton

Fort Meade(Odenton), MD
Phone: 410-222-6815
www.tiptonairport.org
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Sat-Sun/0900-1800Year-round,Mon-Fri/0830-1800
Tower:No
Elevation:150 ft (45.7 m) (Estimated)
Location:1.00 mi. SW of Fort Meade(Odenton)
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:RNAV, GPS
Runways:10/28
Runway length: 3000 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Parking
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.70  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.50  (self serve service)

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Runway 10/28

Dimensions:3000 x 75ft. / 914.4 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
10115.0ft. MSL
104° mag
94° true
1.2% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 107 ft Left of center, 60 ft high, 1,224 ft from end, 17:1 clearance slope
PAPI Ry 10 Unusbl 8 Degs Left & Right of Course
28150.0ft. MSL
284° mag
274° true
1.2% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 2-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 147 ft Left of center, 43 ft high, 1,402 ft from end, 27:1 clearance slope
Ry 28 PAPI Unusbl 5 Degs Left of Course (Trees) and 8 Degs Right of Course

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
1World Aero
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
240-481-4023
Fort Meade Flying Activity
  • Sales
On field: NW
39.087703-76.757644
410-672-0080
Monumental Helicopters
  • Flight Training
Fort Meade, MD
39.087669-76.756282
410-491-4354
SIMServices
  • Flight Training
Ft. Meade, MD
410-491-4354
Tipton Aircraft Services
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
39.087869-76.757827
717-495-0473
Tipton Airport Authority
  • $5.70
  • $4.50
On field: NE
UNICOM: 123.05
410-222-6815
Ultra Aviation
  • Fuel
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: N
39.087819-76.756185
410-956-9578
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Limousine, Public
Rental Cars: 
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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N39 5.1232' / W76 45.5649'
    Charts:NACO: Washington Sectional
    Mag Var:10W (1985)
    ARTCC:Washington (ZDC)
    FSS:Leesburg (DCA)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:FME
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityPCT
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1000 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Lighted
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 1 clicks in 2 secs
    Actvt MIRL Ry 10/28 - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:91
    Multi Engine:7
    Jets:0
    Helicopters:9
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:46,850
    GA Itinerant:885
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:104
    Military:60

    (12-month period ending on 3/18/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
    Jason KerpelmanTipton Airport AuthorityMichael A Wassel
    7515 General Aviation Drive7515 General Aviation Drive, Suite 1
    Ft. Meade, MD 20755Ft. Meade, MD 20755
    410-222-6815 (Office) 410-222-6815 (Office)
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