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KFPK Fitch H Beach Airport
Charlotte, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 26 APRIL 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: FPK
Lat/Long: 42-34-26.7000N / 084-48-43.6000W
42-34.445000N / 084-48.726667W
42.5740833 / -84.8121111
(estimated)
Elevation: 891.2 ft. / 271.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (2020)
From city: 2 miles NE of CHARLOTTE, MI
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 48813

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1944
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CLEVELAND CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FPK (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-DUSK
Pattern altitude: 1891.2 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 3/21; REIL & PAPI RYS 3 & 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 118.075 (517-543-2288)
LANSING APPROACH: 118.65
WX ASOS at LAN (16 nm NE): 119.75 (517-908-8494)
WX AWOS-3 at TEW (17 nm E): 119.425 (517-676-5607)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
LANr215/10.0LANSING VORTAC110.8005W
JXNr325/24.5JACKSON VOR/DME109.6005W
LFDr001/30.8LITCHFIELD VOR/DME111.2005W
VIOr117/32.8VICTORY VOR/DME115.9504W
AZOr059/38.6KALAMAZOO VOR/DME109.0001W

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 3510 x 75 ft. / 1070 x 23 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 26.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: SW.
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 42-34.200347N42-34.741180N
Longitude: 084-48.823368W084-48.548112W
Elevation: 879.8 ft.891.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.3% UP0.3% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 027 magnetic, 021 true207 magnetic, 201 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 17 ft. trees, 800 ft. from runway, 335 ft. right of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear125 ft. trees, 2700 ft. from runway, 220 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Runway 15/33

Dimensions: 2298 x 95 ft. / 700 x 29 m
Surface: turf, in fair condition
Runway edge markings: 14/32 THLD & DSPLCD THLD MARKED WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES.
Operational restrictions: CLSD DEC-MAR & WHEN SNOW COVERED.
RUNWAY 15  RUNWAY 33
Latitude: 42-34.561748N42-34.250927N
Longitude: 084-48.933083W084-48.641247W
Elevation: 879.7 ft.880.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.3%0.3%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 151 magnetic, 145 true331 magnetic, 325 true
Displaced threshold: 568 ft.189 ft.
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 85 ft. trees, 1020 ft. from runway, 100 ft. both sides of centerline, 12:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
13 ft. road, 75 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF CHARLOTTE/CITY MANAGER
111 E LAWERENCE
CHARLOTTE, MI 48813
Phone 517-543-2750
Manager: TODD COTTER
111 E. LAWRENCE
CHARLOTTE, MI 48813
Phone (517) 541-2746

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 23
Single engine airplanes: 18
Multi engine airplanes: 4
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
71% transient general aviation
24% local general aviation
5% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2014

Additional Remarks

MIL HELI OPENS ON & INVOF ARPT PARTICULARLY AT NGT.
BIRDS & DEER ON RWYS.
GND MOLE AND WATERFOWL ON RWY 14/32.

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 26 April 2018 at 901Z to 24 May 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21 **CHANGED**   download (155KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (212KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

4D0 - Abrams Municipal Airport (13 nm N)
KLAN - Capital Region International Airport (16 nm NE)
KTEW - Mason Jewett Field Airport (17 nm E)
KRMY - Brooks Field Airport (20 nm S)
9D9 - Hastings Airport (24 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 20-May-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:4009:40
Sunrise06:1310:13
Sunset20:5800:58
Evening civil twilight21:3101:31

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  21-May-2018 03:40:42
Local (UTC-4)  20-May-2018 23:40:42
 
METAR
KFPK 210315Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT015 13/10 A3018 RMK AO2 T01270104
KLAN 
16nm NE 
210253Z 11003KT 10SM FEW047 11/10 A3020 RMK AO2 SLP228 T01060100 53005
KTEW 
17nm E 
210315Z AUTO 00000KT 7SM CLR 11/10 A3020 RMK AO2 T01130102
TAF
KLAN 
16nm NE 
202032Z 2021/2118 03004KT P6SM -SHRA OVC035 TEMPO 2021/2022 5SM -RA BKN015 FM202200 05006KT P6SM SCT050 BKN100 FM211400 09010KT P6SM -RA OVC035 FM211600 10010KT 5SM -RA BR OVC025
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Charlotte Air Services 517-712-8177
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...

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Avfuel
100LL
SS $4.82 
 Updated 18-Apr-2018
 
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Applebee's Restaurant 517-541-2814
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