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KPLN Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County
Pellston, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 13 SEPTEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: PLN
Lat/Long: 45-34-15.3000N / 084-47-48.2000W
45-34.255000N / 084-47.803333W
45.5709167 / -84.7967222
(estimated)
Elevation: 720.6 ft. / 219.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (1985)
From city: 1 mile NW of PELLSTON, MI
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 49769

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 03/1941
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: PLN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0600-2300
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: MIRL RY 05/23 & HIRL RY 14/32; REIL RYS 05; 14; 23 & MALSR RY 32 PRESET LOW INTST 0030-0500, AFT 0500 TO INCR INTST & ACTVT - CTAF
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: yes, LNDG FEE WAIVED WITH FUEL PURCHASE.
Fire and rescue: ARFF index A
Airline operations: ARPT CLSD TO UNSKED ACR ACFT WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS EXCP 24 HR PPR.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX ASOS: 119.025 (231-539-7700)
WX AWOS-3 at MGN (10 nm SW): 119.925 (231-347-5231)
WX AWOS-3 at SLH (13 nm NE): 118.175 (231-627-4671)
WX AWOS-3 at MCD (19 nm N): 118.275 (906-847-3778)
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 134.6/354.05 (PELLSTON RCAG).
  • COMMUNICATIONS PROVIDED BY PELLSTON RADIO ON FREQ 123.6 (PELLSTON RCO).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PLNr243/6.6PELLSTON VORTAC111.8006W
GLRr359/33.7GAYLORD VOR/DME109.2006W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
CHARLEVOIX056/25.639205WCVX -.-. ...- -..-
ST JAMES108/32.838205WSJX ... .--- -..-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 14/32

Dimensions: 6513 x 150 ft. / 1985 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 24 /F/B/X/U
Double wheel: 65.0
Double tandem: 120.0
Dual double tandem: 200.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 14  RUNWAY 32
Latitude: 45-34.546298N45-33.792722N
Longitude: 084-48.413873W084-47.329057W
Elevation: 718.0 ft.707.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.1%0.1%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 141 magnetic, 135 true321 magnetic, 315 true
Declared distances: TORA:6513 TODA:6513 ASDA:6512 LDA:6512TORA:6513 TODA:6513 ASDA:6513 LDA:6513
Markings: precision, in fair conditionprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
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: 82 ft. trees, 2850 ft. from runway, 32:1 slope to clear56 ft. tree, 2739 ft. from runway, 865 ft. left of centerline, 45:1 slope to clear

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 5401 x 150 ft. / 1646 x 46 m
Surface: asphalt/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
PCN 24 /F/B/X/U
Double wheel: 65.0
Double tandem: 120.0
Dual double tandem: 200.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 45-34.043487N45-34.675140N
Longitude: 084-48.166192W084-47.276230W
Elevation: 710.6 ft.720.5 ft.
Gradient: 0.2%0.2%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 051 magnetic, 045 true231 magnetic, 225 true
Declared distances: TORA:5395 TODA:5395 ASDA:5395 LDA:5395TORA:5395 TODA:5395 ASDA:5395 LDA:5395
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-box VASI on right (3.00 degrees glide path)4-box VASI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
& 23 REIL LCTD 100 FT FM THEIR RESPECTIVE APCH ENDS.
yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 50 ft. trees, 1500 ft. from runway, 300 ft. right of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear18 ft. road, 669 ft. from runway, 316 ft. right of centerline, 26:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: EMMET COUNTY
US 31 N
PELLSTON, MI 49769
Phone 231-539-8441
Manager: KELLY ATKINS
US 31 N
PELLSTON, MI 49769
Phone 231-539-8441

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 38
Single engine airplanes: 32
Multi engine airplanes: 3
Jet airplanes: 2
Helicopters: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
75% transient general aviation
18% commercial
7% local general aviation
1% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 September 2017

Additional Remarks

DEER & GULLS OCNLY ON & INVOF ARPT.
BE ALERT FOR SNOW REMOVAL EQUIP & ACTIVITY ON & INVOF RYS DURG WINTER MONTHS.
TWY B1 & E1 CLSD 1 NOV THRU 15 APR..
ARPT SFC CONDS UNMONITORED 0400-1000 DLY.
COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -30C.

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 13 September 2018 at 0901Z to 11 October 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 32   download (257KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 05   download (232KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 23   download (240KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 32   download (243KB)
VOR RWY 23   download (215KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (40KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (122KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KMGN - Harbor Springs Airport (10 nm SW)
KSLH - Cheboygan County Airport (13 nm NE)
6Y1 - Bois Blanc Island Airport (17 nm NE)
KMCD - Mackinac Island Airport (19 nm N)
83D - Mackinac County Airport (19 nm N)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Sep-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5410:54
Sunrise07:2311:23
Sunset19:4323:43
Evening civil twilight20:1200:12

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Sep-2018 06:22:06
Local (UTC-4)  19-Sep-2018 02:22:06
 
METAR
KPLN 190554Z AUTO 32003KT 10SM OVC013 12/09 A3006 RMK AO2 SLP181 T01170089 10156 20111 51008
KMGN 
10nm SW 
190555Z AUTO 02004KT 10SM OVC012 11/09 A3006 RMK AO2 T01130095
KSLH 
13nm E 
190555Z AUTO 28005KT 10SM OVC014 11/09 A3004 RMK AO2 T01130092 10146 20111
KMCD 
18nm N 
190555Z AUTO 30004KT 10SM OVC012 11/08 A3005 RMK AO2 6//// T01050081
TAF
KPLN 190520Z 1906/2006 36005KT P6SM OVC015 FM191600 08006KT P6SM BKN025 BKN120 FM200000 10003KT P6SM VCSH BKN022
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