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KFPK Fitch H Beach Airport
Charlotte, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 19 JULY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: FPK
Lat/Long: 42-34-26.7000N / 084-48-43.6000W
42-34.445000N / 084-48.726667W
42.5740833 / -84.8121111
(estimated)
Elevation: 891.2 ft. / 271.6 m (surveyed)
Variation: 06W (2020)
From city: 2 miles NE of CHARLOTTE, MI
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 48813

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 12/1944
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CLEVELAND CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: FPK (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0800-DUSK
Pattern altitude: 1891.2 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 3/21; REIL & PAPI RYS 3 & 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 123.0
WX AWOS-3: 118.075 (517-543-2288)
LANSING APPROACH: 118.65
WX ASOS at LAN (16 nm NE): 119.75 (517-908-8494)
WX AWOS-3 at TEW (17 nm E): 119.425 (517-676-5607)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
LANr215/10.0LANSING VORTAC110.8005W
JXNr325/24.5JACKSON VOR/DME109.6005W
LFDr001/30.8LITCHFIELD VOR/DME111.2005W
VIOr117/32.8VICTORY VOR/DME115.9504W
AZOr059/38.6KALAMAZOO VOR/DME109.0001W

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 3510 x 75 ft. / 1070 x 23 m
Surface: concrete, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 26.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: SW.
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 42-34.200347N42-34.741180N
Longitude: 084-48.823368W084-48.548112W
Elevation: 879.8 ft.891.0 ft.
Gradient: 0.3% UP0.3% DOWN
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 027 magnetic, 021 true207 magnetic, 201 true
Markings: nonprecision, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (4.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 17 ft. trees, 800 ft. from runway, 335 ft. right of centerline, 34:1 slope to clear125 ft. trees, 2700 ft. from runway, 220 ft. left of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Runway 15/33

Dimensions: 2298 x 95 ft. / 700 x 29 m
Surface: turf, in fair condition
Runway edge markings: 14/32 THLD & DSPLCD THLD MARKED WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES.
Operational restrictions: CLSD DEC-MAR & WHEN SNOW COVERED.
RUNWAY 15  RUNWAY 33
Latitude: 42-34.561748N42-34.250927N
Longitude: 084-48.933083W084-48.641247W
Elevation: 879.7 ft.880.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.3%0.3%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 151 magnetic, 145 true331 magnetic, 325 true
Displaced threshold: 568 ft.189 ft.
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 85 ft. trees, 1020 ft. from runway, 100 ft. both sides of centerline, 12:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.
13 ft. road, 75 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 5:1 slope to clear
APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: CITY OF CHARLOTTE/CITY MANAGER
111 E LAWERENCE
CHARLOTTE, MI 48813
Phone 517-543-2750
Manager: TODD COTTER
111 E. LAWRENCE
CHARLOTTE, MI 48813
Phone (517) 541-2746

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 23
Single engine airplanes: 18
Multi engine airplanes: 4
Ultralights: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 25/day *
71% transient general aviation
24% local general aviation
5% military
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2014

Additional Remarks

MIL HELI OPENS ON & INVOF ARPT PARTICULARLY AT NGT.
BIRDS & DEER ON RWYS.
GND MOLE AND WATERFOWL ON RWY 14/32.

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 19 July 2018 at 0901Z to 16 August 2018 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21 **CHANGED**   download (154KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (212KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

4D0 - Abrams Municipal Airport (13 nm N)
KLAN - Capital Region International Airport (16 nm NE)
KTEW - Mason Jewett Field Airport (17 nm E)
KRMY - Brooks Field Airport (20 nm S)
9D9 - Hastings Airport (24 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Jul-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight05:5009:50
Sunrise06:2310:23
Sunset21:0801:08
Evening civil twilight21:4101:41

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Jul-2018 13:48:30
Local (UTC-4)  23-Jul-2018 09:48:30
 
METAR
KFPK 231335Z AUTO 13003KT 10SM OVC013 20/17 A2989 RMK AO2 T01970167
KLAN 
16nm NE 
231253Z 00000KT 8SM OVC008 18/18 A2990 RMK AO2 SLP122 T01830178
KTEW 
17nm E 
231335Z AUTO 00000KT 2 1/2SM BR OVC005 18/17 A2991 RMK AO2 T01800170
TAF
KLAN 
16nm NE 
231121Z 2312/2412 32004KT 1 1/2SM BR OVC007 FM231300 00000KT 5SM BR OVC004 FM231600 14003KT P6SM BKN015 FM232000 10002KT P6SM VCSH OVC035 FM240600 00000KT 4SM BR OVC025 FM241000 00000KT 1/2SM FG OVC003
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Charlotte Air Services 517-712-8177
[web site]
[email]
Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, GPU / Power cart, Passenger terminal and lounge, Flight training, ...

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Avfuel
100LL
SS $5.13 
 Updated 17-Jul-2018
 
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Applebee's Restaurant 517-541-2814
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