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FAA Information Effective: 9/14/2017

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Willow Run Airport

Detroit, MI

Phone: 734-485-6669
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 24 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 24
Elevation:715 ft (217.9 m) (Surveyed)
Location:24.00 mi. SW of Detroit
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05L/23R, 05R/23L, 09/27
Longest paved runway: 7543 ft
Fees:Landing, Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.99  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.56  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.10  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.25  (full serve service)

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Runway 05L/23R

Dimensions:5996 x 160ft. / 1827.6 x 48.8mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 35000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05L714.9ft. MSL
53° mag
47° true
0.1% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 224 ft Left of center, 60 ft high, 1,490 ft from end, 21:1 clearance slope
23R707.2ft. MSL
233° mag
227° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Trees, 540 ft Right of center, 66 ft high, 2,473 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope

Runway 05R/23L

Dimensions:7543 x 150ft. / 2299.1 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 100000 lb
Surface:concrete, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05R714.3ft. MSL
53° mag
47° true
0.2% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
end touchdown: End Touchdown Lights are present
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
runway visual range: Touchdown
ILS/DMETree, 817 ft Right of center, 74 ft high, 2,434 ft from end, 30:1 clearance slope
23L701.5ft. MSL
233° mag
227° true
0.2% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
centerline: Centerline Lights are present
runway visual range: Rollout
ILS/DMETree, 674 ft Right of center, 39 ft high, 1,387 ft from end, 29:1 clearance slope

Runway 09/27

Dimensions:7292 x 160ft. / 2222.6 x 48.8mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 55000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in poor conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
09715.4ft. MSL
95° mag
89° true
0.2% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
576' Disp Threshold
Road, 267 ft Right of center, 10 ft high, 312 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
Runway 9 Displaced Threshold Obstruction Clearance 50:1
27699.4ft. MSL
275° mag
269° true
0.2% up
non-precisionNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Avflight East
  • $5.50
  • $4.96
On field: E
ARINC: 129.15734-482-2621
Avflight West
  • $5.50
  • $4.96
  • $4.56
On field: W
ARINC: 129.15734-482-2621
Eagle Flight Centre
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: W
Eastern Michigan University
  • Sales
On field: W
Foster Aviation
  • Maintenance
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Mang Aero Club
    Ypsilanti, MI
    Odyssey Aviation
    • $5.10
    • $4.99
    • $4.25
    On field: E
    UNICOM: 122.825
    Southgate Flying Club
      Detroit, MI
      Top Flight Avionics
      • Maintenance
      • Sales
      On field: E
      U of D Flying Club
        Livonia, MI
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        Services at this airport:

        Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High
        Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
        Transportation: Public, Limousine, Van, Courtesy Car
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        Activities: Intensive Flight Training
        Operations: Helicopter
        Customs: International Landing Rights

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        Operations & More Information

        Lat/Long:N42 14.4017' / W83 31.8533'
        Charts:NACO: Detroit Sectional
        Mag Var:06W (1995)
        ARTCC:Cleveland (ZOB)
        FSS:Lansing (LAN)
        NOTAM Facility:YIP
        Approach/Departure Control FacilityDTW
        Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
        Wind Indicator:Lighted
        Seg. Circle:No
        Lighting:No data

        Aircraft & Activity

        Based GA Aircraft

        Single Engine:112
        Multi Engine:32

        Airport Activity

        GA Local:26,614
        GA Itinerant:22,426
        Air Taxi:7,173

        (12-month period ending on 4/3/2017)

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        Contact Addresses

        Owner:Airport Manager:
        Wayne County Airport AuthorityChris Mullin
        L C Smith - Terminal Mezzanine801 Willow Run Airport
        Detroit, MI 48242Ypsilanti, MI 48198
        734-485-6666 (Office) 734-485-6669 (Office)