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40C Watervliet Municipal Airport
Watervliet, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 JULY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: 40C
Lat/Long: 42-12-02.5982N 086-14-57.7160W
42-12.043303N 086-14.961933W
42.2007217,-86.2493656
(estimated)
Elevation: 658 ft. / 201 m (estimated)
Variation: 03W (1985)
From city: 1 mile NE of WATERVLIET, MI
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 49098

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1950
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: yes

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX ASOS at BEH (9 nm SW): 121.55 (269-925-9008)
WX AWOS-3 at LWA (9 nm N): 118.025 (269-637-7016)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
ELXr301/6.6KEELER VOR/DME116.6000E
PMMr202/17.2PULLMAN VOR/DME112.1000E
GIJr007/26.1GIPPER VORTAC115.4000E
AZOr267/31.0KALAMAZOO VOR/DME109.0001W

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 2/20

Dimensions: 2600 x 200 ft. / 792 x 61 m
Surface: turf, in fair condition
Runway edge markings: RY 02/20 & DSPLCD THLD MKD WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES.
RUNWAY 2  RUNWAY 20
Latitude: 42-11.876833N42-12.292167N
Longitude: 086-15.002833W086-14.863500W
Elevation: 653.0 ft.658.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 017 magnetic, 014 true197 magnetic, 194 true
Obstructions: 70 ft. trees, 125 ft. right of centerline
APCH RATIO 10:1 AT DSPLCD THR OVR 60 FT TREES, 600 FT DSTC, 125 FT R, 20:1 BASED BASED ON STRAIGHT OUT OVR 66 FT TREES, 1325 FT DSTC, 0B.
70 ft. trees, 320 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 4:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 4:1 AT DSPLCD THLD OVR 98 FT TREES, 392 FT DSTC, 165 L, 20:1 BASED ON STRAIGHT OUT OVR 70 FT TREES, 1400 FT DSTC, 100 FT L.

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 1540 x 200 ft. / 469 x 61 m
Surface: turf, in fair condition
Runway edge markings: RWY 07/25 DEFINED BY MOWING
Operational restrictions: LOCAL USE ONLY.
RUNWAY 7  RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 42-11.939833N42-12.007667N
Longitude: 086-15.174833W086-14.846167W
Elevation: 656.0 ft.656.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Obstructions: 69 ft. trees, 345 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear60 ft. trees, 120 ft. right of centerline
APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD OVR 50 FT TREES, 1000 FT DSTC, 0B.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: WATERVLIET TOWNSHIP
4959 M140 HWY, P O BOX 384
WATERVLIET, MI 49098
Phone 616-463-5113
Manager: ROBERT P. LOHR
4959 M140 HWY, 4959 M140 HWY
WATERVLIET, MI 49098
Phone 269-757-1180

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 20
Single engine airplanes: 18
Multi engine airplanes: 1
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 31/week *
61% transient general aviation
39% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

RYS 02/20 & 07/25 SOFT WHEN WET & DURING SPRING; RYS HAVE POOR DRAINAGE.
RC MODEL ACFT, ULTRALIGHT, AND POWER PARACHUTE ACTIVITY.
RWY 07/25 LOCAL USE ONLY.
HOSPITAL HELIPORT 1 MILE SOUTH.
FOR CD CTC CHICAGO ARTCC AT 630-906-8921.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 40C.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBEH - Southwest Michigan Regional Airport (9 nm SW)
KLWA - South Haven Area Regional Airport (9 nm N)
C91 - Dowagiac Municipal Airport (14 nm SE)
C20 - Andrews University Airpark (16 nm S)
3TR - Jerry Tyler Memorial Airport (22 nm S)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 04-Aug-2020
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1210:12
Sunrise06:4310:43
Sunset20:5900:59
Evening civil twilight21:3001:30

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  05-Aug-2020 01:37:42
Local (UTC-4)  04-Aug-2020 21:37:42
 
METAR
KBEH 
8nm SW 
050053Z AUTO VRB03KT 10SM FEW037 SCT048 BKN070 18/11 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP173 T01830106
KLWA 
9nm N 
050115Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 16/12 A3005 RMK AO2 T01580118
TAF
KSBN 
30nm S 
041737Z 0418/0518 33011G18KT P6SM SCT035 FM050000 32005KT P6SM SCT250
KAZO 
31nm E 
042137Z 0422/0518 31012G24KT P6SM FEW050 BKN070 FM050000 32006KT P6SM SCT090 FM050200 31003KT P6SM SKC FM051600 26006KT P6SM BKN050
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