59M
Airport
Torchport
Eastport, Michigan

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 04/03/2014 - 5/29/2014

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks

Location

FAA Identifier:59M
Lat/Lng: 45.0558361111, -85.3559052778
45-03-21.0100N, 085-21-21.2590W
Estimated
Elevation: 640 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 04W, (1985), [-6W (2014)]
Sectional: GREEN BAY
From City: 3nm S of Eastport

Operations

Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Obst in Runway Approach Slope Surface Removed/Lowered; or Runway Threshold Displaced and Marked to Provide Minimum 20:1 Approach Surface Clearance Over Obst; Area 125 Ft Either Side of Runway C/L Clear of Any Obst; Provided All Aspects of 89-AGL-671-Nra Complied with; Approved for Runway 09/27 only.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 11/1991
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Minneapolis Center (ZMP)
FSS: Lansing FSS (LAN)
NOTAMs and Weather: LAN NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1640 MSL (1000 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Segmented Circle: yes
Landing Fee: no

Communications

CTAF: 122.900

Services

Transient Storage: Hanger,Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 5
Total: 5

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2012
Local GA (< 20 miles): 300
Non-local GA: 300
Total: 600

Ownership

Owner: Duane Jorgensen
Airport Physical Address :1309 U.S. 31. Eastport, Mi., 49627.
P.O. Box 217
Elk Rapids, Mi 49629
231-620-4859
Manager: Duane Jorgensen
P.O. Box 217
Elk Rapids, Mi 49629
231-620-4859
Asst Mgr 231-632-2412; Mgr E-Mail: Mjorgensen @Torchport.Com

Runways

Runways: 04/22
09/27

Runway 04/22

Length: 2600 feet
Width: 100 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 04 End 22
Displaced Threshold Distance:   600'
Objects: Tree Road
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 6:1
Approach Ratio 20:1 Based on Straight out Over +36 Ft Trees 720 Ft Dstc 50 Ft L.
1:1
Runway 22 Approach Ratio 10:1 at Displaced Threshold Ovr 14 Ft Trees, 140 Ft Dstc, 70 Ft R; 20:1 at Displaced Threshold Ovr 74 Ft Trees, 1480 Ft Dstc.
Object Height: 55' AGL 14' AGL
Object Distance: 330' Along centerline
147' Right of centerline
15' Along centerline
125' Right of centerline

Runway 09/27

Length: 3300 feet
Width: 100 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 09 End 27
Runway Markings: Uneven Rolling Terrain  
Displaced Threshold Distance:   1200'
Objects: Road Trees
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a visual approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 0:1
Approach Ratio 25:1 Based on Straight out.
1:1
Approach Ratio 20:1 at Displaced Threshold +90 Ft Trees; 1800 Ft from Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 15' AGL 70' AGL
Object Distance: 0' Along centerline
120' Left of centerline
125' Along centerline
125' Right of centerline

Procedures

NOTAMs

Additional Remarks

A42-09 1-09/27 & Runway 04/22 Displaced Thlds Marked with Cones.
No Snow Removal; Airport Closed Nov 15-Mar & When Snow Covered Except for Ski Aircraft.
Radio Control Model Aircraft Operate on Airport.
Trees Obst View of Runway Ends.

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