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KFME Tipton Airport
Fort Meade (Odenton), Maryland, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: FME
Lat/Long: 39-05-07.3920N / 076-45-33.8920W
39-05.123200N / 076-45.564867W
39.0853867 / -76.7594144
(estimated)
Elevation: 150 ft. / 46 m (estimated)
Variation: 10W (1985)
From city: 1 mile SW of FORT MEADE(ODENTON), MD
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 20724

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1944
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FME (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0830-1800
Pattern altitude: 1000 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 10 & 28; MIRL RWY 10/28 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.05
WX AWOS-3: 123.925
POTOMAC APPROACH: 119.7
POTOMAC DEPARTURE: 119.7
WX ASOS at BWI (7 nm NE): PHONE 410-691-1278
WX AWOS-3 at CGS (10 nm SW): 121.225 (301-864-5497)
WX ASOS at DCA (19 nm SW): 132.65 (703-412-8140)
WX AWOS-3PT at GAI (20 nm W): 128.275 (301-977-2971)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BALr233/6.9BALTIMORE VORTAC115.1011W
ADWr027/17.4ANDREWS VORTAC113.1010W
DCAr053/18.7WASHINGTON VOR/DME111.0009W
OTTr008/22.8NOTTINGHAM VORTAC113.7010W
EMIr166/26.6WESTMINSTER VORTAC117.9008W
AMLr083/34.2ARMEL VOR/DME113.5008W
FDKr132/(34.7)FREDERICK VOR109.0008W
PPMr239/35.6PHILLIPS VOR/DME108.4009W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
ELLICOTT187/12.137111WFND ..-. -. -..
INSTITUTE215/13.640408WIUB .. ..- -...
GEORGETOWN070/19.432309WGTN --. - -.
OXONN044/22.933211WDCA -.. -.-. .-
DAVEE042/30.222309WDAA -.. .- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
SELF SERVE 100LL AVAILABLE WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR

Runway Information

Runway 10/28

Dimensions: 3000 x 75 ft. / 914 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 10  RUNWAY 28
Latitude: 39-05.132000N39-05.098167N
Longitude: 076-45.889167W076-45.256500W
Elevation: 115.0 ft.150.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 104 magnetic, 094 true284 magnetic, 274 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI RY 10 UNUSBL 8 DEGS LEFT & RIGHT OF COURSE.
2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
RY 28 PAPI UNUSBL 5 DEGS LEFT OF COURSE (TREES) AND 8 DEGS RIGHT OF COURSE.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 71 ft. trees, 1507 ft. from runway, 362 ft. right of centerline, 18:1 slope to clear56 ft. trees, 1399 ft. from runway, 122 ft. left of centerline, 21:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: TIPTON ARPT AUTHORITY
7515 GENERAL AVIATION DRIVE
FT. MEADE, MD 20755
Phone 410-222-6815
Manager: MICHAEL A WASSEL
7515 GENERAL AVIATION DRIVE, SUITE 1
FT. MEADE, MD 20755
Phone 410-222-6815

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 104
Single engine airplanes: 87
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Helicopters: 11
    
Aircraft operations: avg 128/day *
98% local general aviation
2% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 03 April 2017

Additional Remarks

DEER ON RWY & TWY.
BE ALERT FOR NUMEROUS BWI TURBOJET ARRIVALS/DEPARTURES IN THE AREA. FLY TFC PATTERN SOUTH OF THE FIELD TO AVIOD BWI CLASS B AIRSPACE. REMAIN CLEAR OF BWI CLASS B AIRSPACE UNTIL CLEARANCE IS OBTAINED.
PAEW ADJ ALL TWYS AND RYS 10 & 28 INDEFLY.
FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-429-5882.

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 between 9 November 2017 at 0901Z and 7 December 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10   download (183KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (214KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (53KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (140KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBWI - Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (7 nm NE)
W00 - Freeway Airport (9 nm S)
KCGS - College Park Airport (10 nm SW)
KANP - Lee Airport (12 nm SE)
KADW - Joint Base Andrews (17 nm S)
KDCA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (19 nm SW)
KGAI - Montgomery County Airpark (20 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:2611:26
Sunrise06:5411:54
Sunset16:5021:50
Evening civil twilight17:1922:19

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Nov-2017 19:18:25
Local (UTC-5)  18-Nov-2017 14:18:25
 
METAR
KFME 181845Z AUTO 21009G19KT 10SM CLR 15/03 A2971 RMK AO1
KBWI 
6nm NE 
181854Z 21008KT 10SM BKN120 BKN160 OVC250 15/03 A2967 RMK AO2 SLP047 T01500033
KCGS 
10nm SW 
181846Z AUTO 19010G15KT 170V230 10SM SCT120 14/02 A2968 RMK AO1 T01420023
KANP 
12nm SE 
SuperAWOS
181555Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM 11/02 A2981
KDMH 
14nm NE 
181854Z AUTO 15/03 A2968 RMK AO1 SLP050 T01500028
KNAK 
14nm SE 
180154Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 05/03 A3013 RMK AO2 SLP203 T00500028
KADW 
17nm S 
181856Z AUTO 19015G22KT 10SM CLR 15/03 A2967 RMK AO2 PK WND 18026/1756 SLP055 T01470029 $
KDCA 
19nm SW 
181852Z 20016G23KT 10SM SCT120 SCT150 BKN250 15/04 A2968 RMK AO2 PK WND 21027/1830 SLP050 T01500039
KGAI 
20nm W 
181856Z AUTO 17006KT 10SM -RA FEW100 13/03 A2966 RMK AO2 RAB48 SLP075 P0000 T01330033
TAF
KBWI 
6nm NE 
181721Z 1818/1924 19009KT P6SM SCT070 OVC090 FM190000 19013G23KT P6SM SCT050 OVC200 FM190300 20015G28KT P6SM -SHRA SCT035 OVC090 FM191000 24016G29KT 6SM -SHRA SCT030 OVC040 FM191200 29022G39KT P6SM FEW040 SCT080 FM192100 29019G32KT P6SM FEW050 SCT250
KADW 
17nm S 
181700Z 1817/1923 19015G25KT 9999 BKN100 510209 QNH2953INS BECMG 1822/1823 19015G20KT 9999 BKN050 520204 QNH2924INS BECMG 1908/1909 19015G20KT 9000 -SHRA BKN020 520204 QNH2922INS BECMG 1910/1911 31020G35KT 9999 NSW BKN060 510003 QNH2950INS BECMG 1922/1923 31012KT 9999 FEW200 QNH2969INS TX17/1909Z TN08/1915Z
KDCA 
19nm SW 
181721Z 1818/1918 19010G19KT P6SM SCT070 OVC200 FM190100 20015G27KT P6SM SCT040 OVC200 FM190300 20016G30KT 6SM -SHRA SCT035 OVC100 FM191000 25016G28KT 6SM -SHRA SCT035 OVC045 FM191200 28019G34KT P6SM SCT040 BKN150
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SS $4.90 $3.77 
 Updated 08-Nov-2017
 
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