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

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 11 OCTOBER 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 -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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
FOR SERVICE CALL 231-634-7052.
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 21:1, 15 FT RD 517 FT DSTC 295 R.
81 ft. trees, 2331 ft. from runway, 26:1 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
Manager: KATHY BROWN
HCR -1 BOX 385, 1492 EAST HURON DRIVE
POINT AUX PINS, MI 49775
Phone (231) 634-7052
231-838-0029.

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 4
Single engine airplanes: 4
    
Aircraft operations: avg 67/week *
43% transient general aviation
43% local general aviation
14% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2017

Additional Remarks

DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
RWY & TWY MAY NOT BE PLOWED FULL WIDTH DRNG WINTER. TO VERIFY FICON CALL 231-838-0029.
(CONTACT TITLE) 231-838-0029.

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 from 11 October 2018 at 0901Z to 8 November 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10   download (162KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (185KB)
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 16-Oct-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight07:2711:27
Sunrise07:5711:57
Sunset18:5022:50
Evening civil twilight19:2023:20

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  16-Oct-2018 19:52:27
Local (UTC-4)  16-Oct-2018 15:52:27
 
METAR
KSLH 
7nm S 
161935Z AUTO 24016G24KT 10SM SCT030 10/04 A2977 RMK AO2 T01020035
KMCD 
7nm NW 
161935Z AUTO 24014G27KT 10SM OVC023 08/01 A2977 RMK AO2 T00830014
KPLN 
17nm SW 
161933Z AUTO 23016G27KT 10SM BKN026 10/03 A2979 RMK AO2 PK WND 22034/1915 T01000033
TAF
KPLN 
17nm SW 
161720Z 1618/1718 26017G26KT P6SM BKN030 OVC070 FM170000 30013G21KT P6SM BKN030 FM170700 31013G22KT P6SM VCSH OVC022 FM171200 30012G22KT P6SM -SHSN BKN020 FM171600 31016G26KT P6SM -SHRASN BKN035
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