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KFME Tipton Airport
Fort Meade (Odenton), Maryland, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 02 JANUARY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: FME
Lat/Long: 39-05-07.3920N 076-45-33.8920W
39-05.123200N 076-45.564867W
39.0853867,-76.7594144
(estimated)
Elevation: 150 ft. / 46 m (estimated)
Variation: 10W (1985)
From city: 1 mile SW of FORT MEADE(ODENTON), MD
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 20724

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1944
Control tower: no
ARTCC: WASHINGTON CENTER
FSS: LEESBURG FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FME (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0830-1800
Pattern altitude: 1000 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 10 & 28; MIRL RWY 10/28 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.05
WX AWOS-3: 123.925
POTOMAC APPROACH: 119.7
POTOMAC DEPARTURE: 119.7
WX ASOS at BWI (7 nm NE): PHONE 410-691-1278
WX AWOS-3 at CGS (10 nm SW): 121.225 (301-864-5497)
WX ASOS at DCA (19 nm SW): 132.65 (703-412-8140)
WX AWOS-3PT at GAI (20 nm W): 128.275 (301-977-2971)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BALr233/6.9BALTIMORE VORTAC115.1011W
ADWr027/17.4ANDREWS VORTAC113.1010W
DCAr053/18.7WASHINGTON VOR/DME111.0009W
OTTr008/22.8NOTTINGHAM VORTAC113.7010W
EMIr166/26.6WESTMINSTER VORTAC117.9008W
AMLr083/34.2ARMEL VOR/DME113.5008W
FDKr132/(34.7)FREDERICK VOR109.0008W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
ELLICOTT187/12.137111WFND ..-. -. -..
GEORGETOWN070/19.432309WGTN --. - -.
OXONN044/22.933211WDCA -.. -.-. .-
DAVEE042/30.222309WDAA -.. .- .-

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL JET-A+
24 HR SELF SVC 100LL AVBL WITH CREDIT CARD.
24 HR SELF SVC JET A+ AVBL WITH CREDIT CARD.
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MINOR
Powerplant service: MINOR

Runway Information

Runway 10/28

Dimensions: 3000 x 75 ft. / 914 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 10  RUNWAY 28
Latitude: 39-05.132000N39-05.098167N
Longitude: 076-45.889167W076-45.256500W
Elevation: 115.0 ft.150.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: rightleft
Runway heading: 104 magnetic, 094 true284 magnetic, 274 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
PAPI RY 10 UNUSBL 8 DEGS LEFT & RIGHT OF COURSE.
2-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
RY 28 PAPI UNUSBL 5 DEGS LEFT OF COURSE (TREES) AND 8 DEGS RIGHT OF COURSE.
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 58 ft. trees, 1235 ft. from runway, 17:1 slope to clear53 ft. trees, 1403 ft. from runway, 110 ft. left of centerline, 22:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: TIPTON ARPT AUTHORITY
7515 GENERAL AVIATION DRIVE
FT. MEADE, MD 20755
Phone 410-222-6815
Manager: MICHAEL A WASSEL
7515 GENERAL AVIATION DRIVE, SUITE 1
FT. MEADE, MD 20755
Phone 410-222-6815

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 102
Single engine airplanes: 81
Multi engine airplanes: 8
Helicopters: 13
    
Aircraft operations: avg 104/day *
97% local general aviation
2% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 01 April 2019

Additional Remarks

DEER ON RWY & TWY.
BE ALERT FOR NUMEROUS BWI TURBOJET ARRIVALS/DEPARTURES IN THE AREA. FLY TFC PATTERN SOUTH OF THE FIELD TO AVIOD BWI CLASS B AIRSPACE. REMAIN CLEAR OF BWI CLASS B AIRSPACE UNTIL CLEARANCE IS OBTAINED.
PAEW ADJ ALL TWYS AND RYS 10 & 28 INDEFLY.
FOR CD CTC POTOMAC APCH AT 866-429-5882.

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 02 January 2020 at 0901Z to 30 January 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 10   download (183KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 28   download (214KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (53KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (140KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBWI - Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (7 nm NE)
W00 - Freeway Airport (9 nm S)
KCGS - College Park Airport (10 nm SW)
KANP - Lee Airport (12 nm SE)
KADW - Joint Base Andrews (17 nm S)
KDCA - Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (19 nm SW)
KGAI - Montgomery County Airpark (20 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Jan-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5511:55
Sunrise07:2412:24
Sunset17:1122:11
Evening civil twilight17:4022:40

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Jan-2020 11:25:47
Local (UTC-5)  18-Jan-2020 06:25:47
 
METAR
KFME 181048Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM OVC100 M03/M09 A3063 RMK AO1
KBWI 
6nm NE 
181054Z 11004KT 10SM SCT120 OVC200 M02/M12 A3060 RMK AO2 SLP362 T10221117
KCGS 
10nm SW 
181048Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM OVC090 M03/M13 A3060 RMK AO1 T10271127
KDMH 
14nm NE 
181054Z AUTO M02/M12 A3061 RMK AO1 SLP365 T10221117 $
KNAK 
14nm SE 
181054Z AUTO 10006KT 10SM BKN110 M02/M13 A3061 RMK AO2 SLP368 T10171128
KADW 
17nm S 
181056Z AUTO 12005KT 10SM CLR M03/M10 A3057 RMK AO2 SLP363 T10301097 $
KDCA 
19nm SW 
181052Z 13007KT 10SM OVC065 M01/M09 A3060 RMK AO2 PRESFR SLP360 T10061094
KGAI 
20nm W 
181056Z AUTO 10005KT 10SM OVC090 M03/M11 A3054 RMK AO2 PRESFR SLP365 T10331111 FZRANO
TAF
KBWI 
6nm NE 
180900Z 1809/1912 08003KT P6SM BKN200 FM181300 14004KT 3SM -SN OVC070 FM181600 16007KT 5SM -SN OVC050 FM181800 17009KT 3SM -SNPL OVC050 FM182000 18010G17KT 3SM -PLRA OVC030 FM182100 18011KT 2SM -RA OVC015 FM190000 20011KT P6SM OVC035
KADW 
17nm S 
180900Z 1809/1915 VRB04KT 9999 BKN180 QNH3057INS BECMG 1812/1813 16010G15KT 3200 -SN BKN005 BKN060 620659 QNH3054INS BECMG 1814/1815 18010G15KT 9999 NSW BKN005 OVC060 650059 QNH3043INS BECMG 1816/1817 19010G15KT 9000 -SHSN SCT010 OVC100 611009 QNH3037INS BECMG 1817/1818 18010G20KT 1600 -SN SCT010 OVC030 650309 QNH3022INS BECMG 1820/1821 18015G25KT 6000 -PL SCT004 OVC030 640309 QNH3013INS BECMG 1821/1822 18015G25KT 4800 -PL OVC004 WS020/20040KT 640049 QNH3007INS BECMG 1822/1823 20015G25KT 3200 -R
KDCA 
19nm SW 
180900Z 1809/1912 06006KT P6SM BKN150 FM181000 14004KT P6SM BKN100 FM181200 14005KT 4SM -SN OVC060 FM181500 16008KT 5SM -SNPL OVC070 FM181900 18010KT 4SM -PLRA OVC045 FM182100 19011KT 3SM -RA OVC020 FM190000 20011KT P6SM OVC035
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SS $5.00 $4.25 
 Updated 13-Jan-2020
 
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SS=Self service
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