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

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 19 JULY 2018

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 -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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 ..-. -. -..
GEORGETOWN070/19.432309WGTN --. - -.
OXONN044/22.933211WDCA -.. -.-. .-
DAVEE042/30.222309WDAA -.. .- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+
24 HR SELF SVC 100LL AVBL WITH CREDIT CARD.
24 HR SELF SVC JET A+ AVBL 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: 60 ft. trees, 1214 ft. from runway, 159 ft. left of centerline, 16:1 slope to clear51 ft. trees, 1402 ft. from runway, 122 ft. left of centerline, 23:1 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: 88
Multi engine airplanes: 5
Helicopters: 11
    
Aircraft operations: avg 125/day *
97% local general aviation
2% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 20 March 2018

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 from 19 July 2018 at 0901Z to 16 August 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10   download (183KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (216KB)
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 22-Jul-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:2909:29
Sunrise06:0010:00
Sunset20:2700:27
Evening civil twilight20:5800:58

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  22-Jul-2018 08:52:02
Local (UTC-4)  22-Jul-2018 04:52:02
 
METAR
KFME 220836Z AUTO 23003KT 10SM BKN007 BKN015 BKN024 A2974 RMK AO1
KBWI 
6nm NE 
220754Z 24010KT 8SM OVC006 18/17 A2968 RMK AO2 SLP051 T01780172
KCGS 
10nm SW 
220837Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM OVC009 17/16 A2973 RMK AO1 T01730158
KANP 
12nm SE 
SuperAWOS
220755Z AUTO 27004KT 10SM 18/17 A2971
KDMH 
14nm NE 
220754Z AUTO 19/18 A2968 RMK AO1 SLP049 T01940183
KNAK 
14nm SE 
220815Z AUTO 25007KT 210V290 10SM OVC010 19/17 A2970 RMK AO2 T01940172 $
KADW 
17nm S 
220826Z AUTO 23006KT 10SM OVC020 17/17 A2973 RMK AO2 CIG 018 RWY19L SLP073 $
KDCA 
19nm SW 
220840Z 24003KT 10SM SCT028 SCT044 18/16 A2973 RMK AO2 T01830156 $
KGAI 
20nm W 
220756Z AUTO 26008KT 10SM OVC004 17/16 A2972 RMK AO2 RAE15 SLP088 P0000 T01670161
TAF
KBWI 
6nm NE 
220536Z 2206/2312 30010KT P6SM SCT025 BKN140 FM220900 22005KT P6SM OVC045 FM221400 15005KT P6SM BKN050 FM221800 13008KT P6SM -SHRA OVC060
KADW 
17nm S 
220550Z 2205/2307 04012KT 4800 -SHRA BKN016 OVC020 QNH2958INS BECMG 2208/2209 26009KT 9999 NSW OVC009 QNH2968INS BECMG 2214/2215 14006KT 9999 BKN015 OVC030 QNH2975INS BECMG 2217/2218 14012KT 9000 -SHRA BKN015 OVC030 QNH2972INS TEMPO 2223/2303 10015G25KT -TSRA BKN015CB OVC025 TX27/2220Z TN18/2208Z
KDCA 
19nm SW 
220536Z 2206/2312 32013G21KT P6SM OVC020 FM220900 22005KT P6SM OVC060 FM221300 16004KT P6SM BKN045 FM221900 12006KT P6SM -SHRA OVC035 FM230600 15007KT 6SM BR OVC250
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100LL Jet A
SS $5.15 $4.20 
 Updated 20-Jul-2018
 
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