Elwell, Michigan

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 08/20/2015 - 10/15/2015

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:68R
Lat/Lng: 43.3994758333, -84.8008447222
43-23-58.1130N, 084-48-03.0410W
Elevation: 825 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 04W, (1985), [-6W (2015)]
Sectional: DETROIT
From City: 3nm W of Elwell


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: CONDITIONAL
Obstruction in Runway Approach Slope Surface be Removed/Lowered or Runway Threshold be Displaced and Marked & Lgtd for Night Opn to Provide Minimum 20:1 Approach Surface Clearance Over Obstns; Area 125 Ft Either Side of Runway C/L and Extending to a Point 300 Ft Beyond Runway Ends Clear of Obstruction.
Ownership: Privately owned
Activation: 08/1990
Attended: Continuous
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Cleveland Center (ZOB)
FSS: Lansing FSS (LAN)
NOTAMs and Weather: LAN NOTAM-D service at airport
Pattern Altitude: 1825 MSL (1000 AGL)
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 122.900


Airframe Repair: Major
for Service Call 989-763-1300 Asst Mgr Cell.
Powerplant Repair: Major
Transient Storage: Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 4
Total: 4

Annual Operations

For year ending: 12/31/2013
Local GA (< 20 miles): 150
Non-local GA: 150
Total: 300


Owner: Harold Hamp
Owner Lives on Premises.
7350 Osborn
Elwell, Mi 48832
Manager: Harold Hamp
7350 Osborn
Elwell, Mi 48832


Runways: 09/27

Runway 09/27

Length: 2580 feet
Width: 100 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod, Poor Condition
Rolling Terrain, Surface Rough & Uneven.
Runway Lights Edge Intensity: Non-standard Lighting System
Non-Standard Runway Lgting- for Local Use only
End 09 End 27
Runway Markings: Runway 09 /27 & Dspld Threshold Marked with 3 Ft Yellow Cones.  
Displaced Threshold Distance: 1180'  
Objects: Pole 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 3:1 Over 15 Ft Road, 50 Ft Dstc, 0B.; Approach Ratio 20:1 to Displaced Threshold Over 95 Ft Trees;1900 Ft L/R.
20:1 Straight out.
Object Height: 30' AGL 50' AGL
Object Distance: 4' Along centerline
90' Right of centerline
0' Along centerline
75' Right of centerline



Additional Remarks

Trees & Brush in Prim Surface; Both Sides of Runway.
No Snow Removal, Verify Field Conditions 989-463-1762.
Deer & Birds on and in View of Airport.

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