Schiffer Acres
St Johns, Michigan

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 09/14/2017 - 11/9/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:3S5
Lat/Lng: 43.0358627778, -84.43387
43-02-09.1060N, 084-26-01.9320W
Elevation: 735 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 05W, (1985), [-7W (2017)]
Sectional: DETROIT
From City: 4nm E of St Johns


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Obstns in Runway Approach Slope Sfcs Rmvd/Lwrd or Runway Threshold Displaced/Marked to Prvdmin 20:1 Clrnc Ovr Obstns.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 04/1982
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Cleveland Center (ZOB)
FSS: Lansing FSS (LAN)
NOTAMs and Weather: LAN NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Power Plant Repairs are for Emergency Use only.
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Crop Dusting

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 17
Multi Engine GA: 1
Total: 18

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles): 3000
Non-local GA: 1500
Total: 4500


Owner: Michael & Albert Schiffer
3473 N. Shepardsville Road
Ovid, Mi 48866
Manager: Michael Schiffer
3473 N. Shepardsville Rd
Ovid, Mi 48866


Runways: 07/25

Runway 07/25

Length: 2777 feet
Width: 120 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Good Condition
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Low Intensity
LIRL not for Public Use.
End 07 End 25
Right Hand Pattern: Yes  
Runway Markings:   Displaced Threshold Marked by 3 Yellow Tires Each Side of Runway. Runway Defined by Mowing.
Displaced Threshold Distance:   798'
Objects: Trees Trees
Also +32 Ft Powerline; 510 Ft Dstc.
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1 0:1
Approach Ratio 8:1, +47 Ft Tree 80 Ft L, 381 Ft Dstc.
Object Height: 50' AGL 30' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
70' Left of centerline
0' Along centerline
62' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

Extensive Summer Agri Opers.
Deer & Turkeys on & in Vicinity of Runway.

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