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Ionia County Airport

Ionia, MI

Phone: 616-527-9070
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Attendance: Attended
Closed Major HolidaysYear-round, 7 Days a Week,0900-Dusk
Elevation:818 ft (249.3 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. S of Ionia
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:09/27, 18/36 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 4298 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
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  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.35  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.81  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.68  (full serve service)

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:4298 x 75ft. / 1310.0 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 19000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09813.8ft. MSL
96° mag
91° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, 125 ft Right of center, 54 ft high, 1,280 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
27802.4ft. MSL
276° mag
271° true
0.3% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI

Runway 18/36

Dimensions:4261 x 340ft. / 1298.8 x 103.6mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
18803.5ft. MSL
184° mag
179° true
0.3% up
No DataTrees, Both-Sides, 60 ft high, 840 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
36817.6ft. MSL
4° mag
359° true
0.3% down
No DataTree, 220 ft Right of center, 56 ft high, 1,008 ft from end, 18:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Benz Aviation
  • Maintenance
  • $5.81
  • $5.68
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.8
School of Missionary Aviation
  • $5.35
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
UNICOM: 122.8
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Courtesy Car

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N42 56.2757' / W85 3.6344'
Charts:NACO: Chicago Sectional
Mag Var:05W (2000)
ARTCC:Chicago (ZAU)
FSS:Lansing (LAN)
NOTAM Facility:LAN
Approach/Departure Control FacilityLAN
Pattern Altitude:Ultralights: 1610 MSL; 1610 MSL; Light Aircraft: 1810 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1810 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

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:23
Multi Engine:1

Airport Activity

GA Local:10,500
GA Itinerant:10,500
Air Taxi:

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2011)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Ionia CountyAnthony Smit
Courthouse, 100 W. Main3147 S State Rd
Ionia, MI 48846Ionia, MI 48846
616-527-5300 (Office) 616-527-9070 (Office)