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Empire Airport

Empire, MI


Phone: 231-326-5194
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Overview

Attendance: Not Attended
Unattended
Tower:No
Elevation:944 ft (287.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Empire
Beacon: Not present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:09/27 (unpaved) , 17/35
Longest paved runway: 2600 ft
Fees:Hangar
 
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  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

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Runway 09/27

Dimensions:2275 x 150ft. / 693.4 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09944.0ft. MSL

No Data200' Disp Threshold
Trees, 125 ft Both-Sides of center, 30 ft high, 25 ft from end
27944.0ft. MSL

No Data280' Disp Threshold
Road, Both-Sides, 15 ft high, 33 ft from end, 2:1 clearance slope

Runway 17/35

Dimensions:2600 x 50ft. / 792.5 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 12500 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:low
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
17944.0ft. MSL

basicNo Data718' Disp Threshold
Trees, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 250 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
35944.0ft. MSL

basicNo Data182' Disp Threshold
Trees, 130 ft Left of center, 23 ft high, 476 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N44 47.2499' / W86 0.2555'
    Charts:NACO: Green Bay Sectional
    Mag Var:04W (1985)
    ARTCC:Minneapolis (ZMP)
    FSS:Lansing (LAN)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:LAN
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1720 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:Yes
    Lighting:No data

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:3
    Multi Engine:
    Jets:
    Helicopters:
    Gliders:
    Ultralights:

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:250
    GA Itinerant:250
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:
    Military:

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

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Empire Village/TownshipLance Roman
    P.O. Box 204P.O. Box 204
    Empire, MI 49630-0204Empire, MI 49630-0204
    231-326-5466 (Office) 231-326-5194 (Office)
    Empire Village Ofc 231-326-5466, Empire Twp Ofc 231-326-5182