Houghton Lake State
Houghton Lake Heights, Michigan

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 11/09/2017 - 1/4/2018

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:5Y2
Lat/Lng:44.3291827778, -84.7916952778
44-19-45.0580N, 084-47-30.1030W
Elevation:1165 feetSurveyed
Magnetic Variation:05W,(1985),[-7W (2017)]
Sectional:LAKE HURON
From City:1nmW of Houghton Lake Heights


Use:Open to the public
Airspace Analysis:NOT ANALYZED
Non-Compliance Far 157.
Ownership:Publicly owned
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Minneapolis Center(ZMP)
FSS:Lansing FSS(LAN)
NOTAMs and Weather:LANNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Unlighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Landing Fee:no




Airframe Repair:None
Powerplant Repair:None
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None
Transient Storage:Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:12

Annual Operations

For year ending:12/31/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles):300
Non-local GA:300


Owner:State of Mich Mdot/Aero
2700 Port Lansing Rd
Lansing, Mi 48906
Manager:Chris Ambrose
125 Cristi Ln
Houghton Lake Heights, Mi 48629
Twp Ofc.



Runway 16/34

Length:2750 feet
Width:104 feet
Surface:Grass / Sod, Fair Condition
End 16 End 34
Runway Markings:Runway 16 and 34 Marked with Yellow Cones. 
Displaced Threshold Distance:550'900'
Elevation at End:1165.0' MSL1165.0' MSL
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Utility runway with a visual approachUtility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope:0:1
Approach Ratio at Displaced Threshold 11:1; 22:1 Based on Straight out Ovr 74 Ft Trees, 1660 Ft Dstc, 0 Ft Both.
Runway 34 Approach Ratio at Displaced Threshold 16:1 Ovr 120 Ft Trees, 2100 Ft Dstc, 110 Ft L. 20:1 Based on Straight out.
Object Height:60' AGL15' AGL
Object Distance:30' Along centerline
60' Left of centerline
40' Along centerline
70' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

Snow Removal Ireg - Confirm Condition with Airport Manager 616-540-1324, Cell.
Runway 16 Has 35 Ft Powerline on Centerline 315 Ft from Threshold, Approach Ratio 9:1, Also 46 Ft Pole, 375 Ft Dstc Approach Ratio 7:1.
Birds & Deer on and in Vicinity of Airport.

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