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6Y1 Bois Blanc Island Airport
Bois Blanc Island, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 01 FEBRUARY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: 6Y1
Lat/Long: 45-45-58.6716N / 084-30-13.7302W
45-45.977860N / 084-30.228837W
45.7662977 / -84.5038139
(estimated)
Elevation: 664 ft. / 202.4 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (1985)
From city: 3 miles NW of BOIS BLANC ISLAND, MI
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 49775

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1970
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Pattern altitude: 1664 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 10/28 & REIL RY 28 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3 at SLH (7 nm S): 118.175 (231-627-4671)
WX AWOS-3 at MCD (8 nm NW): 118.275 (906-847-3778)
WX ASOS at PLN (17 nm SW): 119.025 (231-539-7700)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 134.6/354.05 (PELLSTON RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
PLNr046/10.6PELLSTON VORTAC111.8006W
SSMr195/39.5SAULT STE MARIE VOR/DME112.2004W

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns

Runway Information

Runway 10/28

Dimensions: 3498 x 75 ft. / 1066 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: W
RUNWAY 10  RUNWAY 28
Latitude: 45-46.006003N45-45.949715N
Longitude: 084-30.638130W084-29.819542W
Elevation: 664.0 ft.641.6 ft.
Gradient: 0.6% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 102 magnetic, 096 true282 magnetic, 276 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: noyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 85 ft. trees, 1900 ft. from runway, 20:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 27:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
88 ft. trees, 2400 ft. from runway, 25:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: BOIS BLANC TOWNSHIP
P.O. BOX 898
POINT AUX PINS, MI 49775-0898
Phone 231-634-7275
TOWN HALL
Manager: GREGG DICKERSON
HCR -1 BOX 351
POINT AUX PINS, MI 49775
Phone 231-634-7123
MGR RES.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 5
Single engine airplanes: 5
    
Aircraft operations: avg 67/week *
43% transient general aviation
43% local general aviation
14% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2014

Additional Remarks

DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
231-634-7123 MGR RES; 231-634-7052 UNATND AMGR OFC PH AT ARPT; 231-634-7061 UNATND ARPT PH.
RY/TWY MAY NOT BE PLOWED FULL WIDTH WINTER MONTHS. TO VERIFY FICON CTC AMGR 231-634-7123 (RES).

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 1 February 2018 at 0901Z and 1 March 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10   download (162KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (187KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KSLH - Cheboygan County Airport (7 nm S)
KMCD - Mackinac Island Airport (8 nm NW)
83D - Mackinac County Airport (12 nm NW)
KPLN - Pellston Regional Airport of Emmet County (17 nm SW)
KMGN - Harbor Springs Airport (27 nm SW)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 19-Feb-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:0512:05
Sunrise07:3512:35
Sunset18:0923:09
Evening civil twilight18:3923:39

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  19-Feb-2018 20:11:42
Local (UTC-5)  19-Feb-2018 15:11:42
 
METAR
KSLH 
7nm S 
191955Z AUTO 06004KT 5SM -SN OVC023 00/M01 A2995 RMK AO2 T00071010
KMCD 
7nm NW 
191955Z AUTO 07003KT 7SM BKN033 OVC070 01/M02 A2996 RMK AO2 T00101019
KPLN 
17nm SW 
191954Z AUTO 07008KT 9SM BKN036 BKN046 OVC055 03/M01 A2995 RMK AO2 RAB26E45 SLP151 P0000 T00331006
TAF
KPLN 
17nm SW 
191720Z 1918/2018 VRB03KT P6SM OVC035 FM192100 05004KT 6SM -SHRA OVC025 FM200000 06010KT 3SM -SHRA BR OVC015 FM200700 07011KT 2SM -FZRA BR OVC008 FM201600 11006KT 1SM -FZRA BR OVC003 FM201700 11006KT 1SM -RA BR OVC003 WS015/22025KT
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