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KAZO Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport
Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 03 JANUARY 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: AZO
Lat/Long: 42-14-03.8000N / 085-33-05.6000W
42-14.063333N / 085-33.093333W
42.2343889 / -85.5515556
(estimated)
Elevation: 873.9 ft. / 266.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 03W (1985)
From city: 3 miles SE of KALAMAZOO, MI
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 49002

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: AZO (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: CONTINUOUS
Pattern altitude: 1673.9 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT HIRL RY 17/35 & MIRL RYS 05/23 & 09/27; MALSR RY 35; PAPI RYS 05, 23, 17, 35; REIL RYS 05, 23 & 17 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
ATC-CTL
Fire and rescue: ARFF index B
Airline operations: PPR FOR UNSKED ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS CALL AMGR 269-388-3668.
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF: 118.3
UNICOM: 122.95
ATIS: 127.25
WX ASOS: 127.25 (269-459-3391)
KALAMAZOO GROUND: 121.9 [0600-2300]
KALAMAZOO TOWER: 118.3 257.875 [0600-2300]
KALAMAZOO APPROACH: 119.2 354-174 121.2 175-353 239.25 175-353 270.25 354-174 [0600-2300]
CHICAGO ARTCC APPROACH: 123.8 [2300-0600]
KALAMAZOO DEPARTURE: 119.2 354-174 121.2 175-353 239.25 175-353 270.25 354-174 [0600-2300]
CHICAGO ARTCC DEPARTURE: 123.8 [2300-0600]
CLEARANCE DELIVERY: 121.75 121.2 WHEN TWR CLSD THRU CHICAGO ART
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
IC: 121.2 175-353 239.25 175-353
TRSA: 119.2 354-174 121.2 175-353 239.25 175-353 270.25 354-174
WX ASOS at BTL (14 nm E): PHONE 269-964-0283
WX AWOS-3 at HAI (17 nm S): 119.975 (269-273-6705)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY CHICAGO ARTCC ON FREQS 127.55/263.1 (GOSHEN RCAG) WHEN APCH CTL CLSD.
  • ASR ELEV 867.1 FT.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
AZO at fieldKALAMAZOO VOR/DME109.0001W
ELXr078/26.0KEELER VOR/DME116.6000E
PMMr120/28.2PULLMAN VOR/DME112.1000E
VIOr188/33.2VICTORY VOR/DME115.9504W
LFDr291/36.5LITCHFIELD VOR/DME111.2005W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
AUSTN354/6.337103WAZ .- --..
STURGIS352/25.838204WIRS .. .-. ...

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: HIGH
Bulk oxygen: HIGH

Runway Information

Runway 17/35

Dimensions: 6502 x 150 ft. / 1982 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 52 /F/C/X/T
Single wheel: 85.0
Double wheel: 121.0
Double tandem: 240.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 17  RUNWAY 35
Latitude: 42-14.482273N42-13.424695N
Longitude: 085-33.104042W085-32.881078W
Elevation: 859.2 ft.868.2 ft.
Gradient: 0.2%0.2%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 174 magnetic, 171 true354 magnetic, 351 true
Declared distances: TORA:6502 TODA:6502 ASDA:6502 LDA:6502TORA:6502 TODA:6502 ASDA:6502 LDA:6502
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
RVR equipment: rollouttouchdown
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesno
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: 56 ft. trees, 1686 ft. from runway, 674 ft. left of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear18 ft. rr, 758 ft. from runway, 586 ft. right of centerline, 31:1 slope to clear

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 3438 x 100 ft. / 1048 x 30 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 6 /F/C/X/T
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 45.0
Double tandem: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 42-14.092790N42-14.493508N
Longitude: 085-33.484103W085-32.946052W
Elevation: 873.8 ft.850.9 ft.
Gradient: 0.6%0.6%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 048 magnetic, 045 true228 magnetic, 225 true
Declared distances: TORA:3439 TODA:3439 ASDA:3439 LDA:3439TORA:3439 TODA:3439 ASDA:3439 LDA:3439
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 46 ft. pole, 900 ft. from runway, 275 ft. right of centerline, 15:1 slope to clear53 ft. tree, 1050 ft. from runway, 340 ft. left of centerline, 16:1 slope to clear

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 2800 x 60 ft. / 853 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 5 /F/C/X/T
Single wheel: 30.0
Double wheel: 60.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 42-14.035983N42-14.035393N
Longitude: 085-33.488108W085-32.867793W
Elevation: 872.9 ft.862.7 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.4%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 093 magnetic, 090 true273 magnetic, 270 true
Declared distances: TORA:2800 TODA:2800 ASDA:2800 LDA:2800TORA:2800 TODA:2800 ASDA:2800 LDA:2800
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 84 ft. tree, 1710 ft. from runway, 275 ft. left of centerline, 17:1 slope to clear17 ft. rr, 640 ft. from runway, 25:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: KALAMAZOO CO.
5235 PORTAGE ROAD
KALAMAZOO, MI 49002
Phone 269-388-3668
Manager: DAVID REID
5235 PORTAGE ROAD
KALAMAZOO, MI 49002
Phone 269-388-3668

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 111
Single engine airplanes: 90
Multi engine airplanes: 13
Jet airplanes: 8
    
Aircraft operations: avg 125/day *
43% transient general aviation
37% local general aviation
17% air taxi
3% commercial
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 May 2018

Additional Remarks

MIGRATORY WATER FOWL ROOSTING AREA 5500 FT APCH END RY 35. BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
FAR PART 36 NOISE LIMITS IN EFFECT 2300 TO 0630 LCL.
FOR CUSTOMS CALL 269-965-3349.
TWYS F & G E OF RY 17/35 RSTRD ACFT LESS THAN 12500 LBS.
RY 5/23 AVBL FOR ACR TWY ONLY AND RY 09/27 NOT AVBL FOR ACR OPNS WITH MORE THAN 10 PSGR SEATS.
RY 09 & RY 05 APCH ENDS ARE CLOSELY ALIGNED. VERIFY CORRECT RY AND COMPASS HEADING PRIOR TO DEP.

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 3 January 2019 at 0901Z to 31 January 2019 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 35   download (246KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download (218KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 17   download (264KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 23   download (199KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 35   download (208KB)
VOR RWY 35   download (203KB)
Radar Approach Procedures available   download (27KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (52KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (122KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBTL - W K Kellogg Airport (14 nm E)
KHAI - Three Rivers Municipal Dr Haines Airport (17 nm S)
35D - Padgham Field Airport (21 nm NW)
KIRS - Kirsch Municipal Airport (26 nm S)
KRMY - Brooks Field Airport (26 nm E)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Jan-2019
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:3712:37
Sunrise08:0813:08
Sunset17:3722:37
Evening civil twilight18:0823:08

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Jan-2019 21:29:33
Local (UTC-5)  18-Jan-2019 16:29:33
 
METAR
KAZO 182053Z 35007KT 10SM OVC018 M02/M07 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP227 T10221072 53003
KBTL 
15nm E 
182053Z 32006KT 10SM OVC019 M02/M07 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP225 T10221072 53004
KHAI 
17nm S 
182115Z AUTO 01007KT 10SM OVC020 M02/M06 A3017 RMK AO2 T10161058
TAF
KAZO 181741Z 1818/1918 33005KT P6SM OVC020 FM182000 34006KT P6SM OVC030 FM190000 VRB04KT 4SM -SN OVC030 FM190100 05005KT 2SM -SN OVC025 FM190300 08005KT 3/4SM -SN OVC015 FM190800 06010G21KT 1SM -SN OVC007 FM191400 05014G22KT 2SM -SN OVC012 FM191700 05014G22KT P6SM OVC017
KBTL 
15nm E 
181741Z 1818/1918 31007KT P6SM OVC018 FM182000 32006KT P6SM SCT018 FM190200 07005KT 2SM -SN OVC015 FM190600 06009KT 1 1/2SM -SN BR OVC007 FM191400 05011G21KT 3/4SM -SN OVC015 FM191700 05014G23KT P6SM OVC018
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Kalamazoo Pilots Association 269-624-4444 Aviation fuel, Organization with aviation interests

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Phillips 66
100LL
SS $4.29 
 Updated 16-Jan-2019
 
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Aviation Businesses, Services, and Facilities

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Kalamazoo Aircraft 269-381-0790
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 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
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Air Zoo - Kalamazoo Aviation History Museum 269-382-6555
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