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Fitch H Beach Airport

Charlotte, MI

Phone: (517) 541-2746
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:891 ft (271.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Charlotte
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:03/21, 15/33 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 3510 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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Use subject to Terms and Conditions

  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.82  (self serve service)

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Runway 03/21

Dimensions:3510 x 75ft. / 1069.8 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 26000 lb
Surface:concrete, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
03879.8ft. MSL
27° mag
21° true
0.3% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 335 ft Right of center, 17 ft high, 800 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
21891.0ft. MSL
207° mag
201° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 220 ft Left of center, 125 ft high, 2,700 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:2298 x 95ft. / 700.4 x 29.0mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
15879.7ft. MSL
151° mag
145° true
0.0% up
No Data568' Disp Threshold
Trees, 100 ft Both-Sides of center, 85 ft high, 1,020 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 20:1 at Dsplcd Thld 14/32 Thld & Dsplcd Thld Marked with 3 Ft Yellow Cones
33880.4ft. MSL
331° mag
325° true
0.0% down
No Data189' Disp Threshold
Road, 125 ft Right of center, 13 ft high, 75 ft from end, 5:1 clearance slope
Apch Ratio 20:1 at Dsplcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Charlotte Air Services
  • Maintenance
  • $4.82
On field: S
Great Lakes Air Ventures
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: S
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
Transportation: Courtesy Car
Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Ultralight

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N42 34.4450' / W84 48.7267'
Charts:NACO: Detroit Sectional
Mag Var:06W (2020)
ARTCC:Cleveland (ZOB)
FSS:Lansing (LAN)
NOTAM Facility:FPK
Approach/Departure Control FacilityLAN
Pattern Altitude:
Heavy Aircraft1890
Light Aircraft1891
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • high intensity: 7 clicks in 10 secs
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 10 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 10 secs
Actvt MIRL Ry 3/21; REIL & PAPI Rys 3 & 21 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:21
Multi Engine:5

Airport Activity

GA Local:2,190
GA Itinerant:6,570
Air Taxi:

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

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of Charlotte/City ManagerTodd Cotter
111 E Lawerence111 E. Lawrence
Charlotte, MI 48813Charlotte, MI 48813
517-543-2750 (Office) (517) 541-2746 (Office)