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6Y1 Bois Blanc Island Airport
Bois Blanc Island, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 DECEMBER 2022

Location

FAA Identifier: 6Y1
Lat/Long: 45-45-58.6716N 084-30-13.7302W
45-45.977860N 084-30.228837W
45.7662977,-84.5038139
(estimated)
Elevation: 664 ft. / 202.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (1985)
From city: 3 miles NW of BOIS BLANC ISLAND, MI
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 49775

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1970
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
FOR SVC CALL AMGR.
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 28, PAPI RWY 28 & MIRL RWY 10/28 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3 at SLH (7 nm S): 118.175 (231-627-4671)
WX AWOS-3 at MCD (8 nm NW): 118.275 (906-847-3778)
WX ASOS at PLN (17 nm SW): 119.025 (231-539-7700)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 134.6/354.05 (PELLSTON RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PLNr046/10.6PELLSTON VORTAC111.8006W
SSMr195/39.5SAULT STE MARIE VOR/DME112.2004W

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 10/28

Dimensions: 3498 x 75 ft. / 1066 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 10  RUNWAY 28
Latitude: 45-46.006003N45-45.949715N
Longitude: 084-30.638130W084-29.819542W
Elevation: 664.0 ft.641.6 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 102 magnetic, 096 true282 magnetic, 276 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 89 ft. tree, 1900 ft. from runway, 410 ft. left of centerline, 19:1 slope to clearnone

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: BOIS BLANC TOWNSHIP
PO BOX 898
POINTE AUX PINS, MI 49775-0898
Phone 231-634-7275
Manager: CHRISTOPHER VIERS
2431 BRIDGE VIEW DR
BOIS BLANC ISLAND, MI 49775-0898
Phone 812-320-0792

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 2
Single engine airplanes: 2
    
Aircraft operations: avg 67/week *
43% transient general aviation
43% local general aviation
14% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2021

Additional Remarks

DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
TO VFY FICON CALL AMGR.
FOR CD CTC MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC AT 651-463-5588.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 01 December 2022 at 0901Z to 29 December 2022 at 0900z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10   download (181KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (205KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSLH - Cheboygan County Airport (7 nm S)
KMCD - Mackinac Island Airport (8 nm NW)
83D - Mackinac County Airport (12 nm NW)
KPLN - Pellston Regional/Emmet County Airport (17 nm SW)
KMGN - Harbor Springs Airport (27 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 05-Dec-2022
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:3012:30
Sunrise08:0413:04
Sunset16:5321:53
Evening civil twilight17:2722:27

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  05-Dec-2022 15:52:25
Local (UTC-5)  05-Dec-2022 10:52:25
 
METAR
KSLH 
7nm S 
051535Z AUTO 24007G15KT 10SM OVC031 03/M03 A2975 RMK AO2
KMCD 
7nm NW 
051535Z AUTO 27011G19KT 10SM OVC033 02/M04 A2974 RMK AO2 T00221040
KPLN 
17nm SW 
051454Z AUTO 25011KT 10SM CLR 03/M03 A2974 RMK AO2 SLP079 T00331033 51011
TAF
KPLN 
17nm SW 
051120Z 0512/0612 24012G21KT P6SM BKN150 FM052200 26007KT P6SM VCSH OVC080 FM060000 28006KT P6SM VCSH OVC040 FM060700 34006KT P6SM BKN060 FM061100 35005KT P6SM SCT180
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