West Branch Community
West Branch, 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:Y31 (Yankee-Three-One)
Lat/Lng:44.2448127778, -84.1798093056
44-14-41.3260N, 084-10-47.3135W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 12/08/2009
Elevation:882 feetSurveyedby 3RD PARTY SURVEYon 05/24/2007
Magnetic Variation:06W,(1985),[-7W (2017)]
Sectional:LAKE HURON
From City:3nmSE of West Branch


Use:Open to the public
Ownership:Publicly owned
Attended:All year Mon-Fri 0800-1700 (local) All year Sat-Sun BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT (local)
for Attendant After Hrs Call 989-345-1453; Service Charge.
Control Tower:no
ARTCC:Minneapolis Center(ZMP)
FSS:Lansing FSS(LAN)
NOTAMs and Weather:LANNOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Segmented Circle:yes
Lights:Activate MIRL Runway 09/27; PAPI & REIL Runways 09 & 27 - CTAF.
Beacon:Sunset-Sunrise (local time)
Clear-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Landing Fee:no




Fuel:Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Airframe Repair:Major
Powerplant Repair:Major
Bottled Oxygen:None
Bulk Oxygen:None
Transient Storage:Hanger,Tie-Down

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA:24
Multi Engine GA:3

Annual Operations

For year ending:12/31/2014
Local GA (< 20 miles):2650
Non-local GA:2650


Owner:Co Ogemaw City W Branch
121 N 4Th St
West Branch, Mi 48661
(989) 345-0500
West Branch City Mgr.
Manager:Ben Evergreen
1519 Airport Rd., P.O. Box 183
West Branch, Mi 48661



Runway 09/27

Length:5000 feet
Width:100 feet
Surface:Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Weight Capacity:Single Wheel aircraft: 26,000 lbs
Runway Lights Edge Intensity:Med Intensity
End 09 End 27
True Alignment:089,(082 Magnetic)269,(262 Magnetic)
Runway Markings:Nonprecision Instrument,Fair ConditionNonprecision Instrument,Fair Condition
Gradient:0.4 0.4
Elevation at End:882.9' MSL861.8' MSL
Elevation at Touchdown Zone:882.9' MSL877.0' MSL
Threshold Crossing Glide Path Height:41' AGL41' AGL
Visual Glide Path Angle:3.00°3.00°
Visual Glide Slope Indicator:4-light PAPI on left side of runway4-light PAPI on left side of runway
Runway End Identifer Lights (REIL):YesYes
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77):Other than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mileOther than utility runway with a nonprecision approach having visibility minimums greater than 3/4 mile
Object Clearance Slope:21:122:1
Object Height:74' AGL90' AGL
Object Distance:1760' Along centerline
2250' Along centerline



Additional Remarks

Deer on & in Vicinity of Airport.
Admin Bldg Access, 5-3-2-1-#.
Cold Temperature Restricted Airport. Altitude Correction Required at or Below -34C/-29F.

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