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KGPZ Grand Rapids/Itasca County Airport-Gordon Newstrom Field
Grand Rapids, Minnesota, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 09 NOVEMBER 2017

Location

FAA Identifier: GPZ
Lat/Long: 47-12-36.5000N / 093-30-35.7000W
47-12.608333N / 093-30.595000W
47.2101389 / -93.5099167
(estimated)
Elevation: 1355.7 ft. / 413.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 02E (1995)
From city: 2 miles SE of GRAND RAPIDS, MN
Time zone: UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 55744

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: PRINCETON FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: GPZ (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: APR-OCT 0700-2100, NOV-MAR 0700-2000
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT REIL RY 05/23; MIRL RY 05/23; MALSR RY 34; REIL RY 16; PAPI RY 16, RY 34, RY 05 & RY 23; HIRL RY 16/34 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3PT: 118.425 (218-326-8337)
  • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 127.9/281.45 (DULUTH RCAG).

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
GPZr337/2.9GRAND RAPIDS VOR/DME111.4006E
HIBr259/33.3HIBBING VOR/DME110.8002E

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GALEX344/4.927202EGP --. .--.
LONGVILLE062/31.239203EXVG -..- ...- --.
BIGFORK168/34.934502EFOZ ..-. --- --..

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimensions: 5747 x 100 ft. / 1752 x 30 m
HAS A 228 FT PAVED AREA AT THE NORTH END OF RY.
Surface: asphalt/porous friction courses, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 23.0
Double wheel: 38.0
Double tandem: 78.0
Runway edge lights: high intensity
Gradient: S
RUNWAY 16  RUNWAY 34
Latitude: 47-12.879452N47-11.963830N
Longitude: 093-30.791000W093-30.446370W
Elevation: 1298.2 ft.1355.7 ft.
Gradient: 1.0% UP0.8%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 164 magnetic, 166 true344 magnetic, 346 true
Markings: precision, in good conditionprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Approach lights: MALSR: 1,400 foot medium intensity approach lighting system with runway alignment indicator lights
Runway end identifier lights: yesno
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: none49 ft. tree, 1415 ft. from runway, 559 ft. left of centerline, 24:1 slope to clear

Runway 5/23

Dimensions: 3000 x 60 ft. / 914 x 18 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 125.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
Gradient: SW
RUNWAY 5  RUNWAY 23
Latitude: 47-12.648108N47-12.982628N
Longitude: 093-30.820130W093-30.287748W
Elevation: 1302.3 ft.1294.3 ft.
Gradient: 0.3% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 045 magnetic, 047 true225 magnetic, 227 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionbasic, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
RWY 5 PAPI UNUSBL BYD 6 DEGS LEFT AND RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yesyes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 7 ft. tree, 317 ft. from runway, 29 ft. left of centerline, 16:1 slope to clearnone

Runway 10/28

Dimensions: 1334 x 150 ft. / 407 x 46 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RY 10/28 MARKED WITH YELLOW CONES.
RUNWAY 10  RUNWAY 28
Latitude: 47-12.976878N47-12.917970N
Longitude: 093-30.737230W093-30.426998W
Elevation: 1293.1 ft.1292.9 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 103 magnetic, 105 true283 magnetic, 285 true
Markings: nonenone
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: none134 ft. tree, 2372 ft. from runway, 238 ft. right of centerline, 17:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: GRAND RAPIDS / ITASCA CO
420 N POKEGAMA AVE
GRAND RAPIDS, MN 55744
Phone (218) 326-0893
Manager: MATT WEGWERTH
420 NORTH POKEGAMA AVE.
GRAND RAPIDS, MN 55744
Phone (218) 326-7625

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 75
Single engine airplanes: 71
Multi engine airplanes: 3
Jet airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 54/day *
72% local general aviation
20% transient general aviation
8% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 June 2016

Additional Remarks

SEAPLANE OPNS ON LILY LAKE ADJ NORTH OF ARPT. PPR FOR LANDING LILY LAKE. CALL 218-326-1226.
RY 10/28 CLSD TO WHEEL ACFT DURING WINTER MONTHS.
DEER AND BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
RY 34 CALM WIND RUNWAY.

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 9 November 2017 at 0901Z and 7 December 2017 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
ILS OR LOC RWY 34   download (275KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 16   download (241KB)
RNAV (GPS) RWY 34   download (266KB)
VOR RWY 34   download (236KB)
NOTE: Special Alternate Minimums apply   download (28KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (590KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KHIB - Range Regional Airport (29 nm E)
KXVG - Longville Municipal Airport (31 nm SW)
KFOZ - Bigfork Municipal Airport (35 nm N)
KHZX - Isedor Iverson Airport (36 nm S)
KAIT - Aitkin Municipal Airport-Steve Kurtz Field (40 nm S)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 23-Nov-2017
 Local
(UTC-6)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5612:56
Sunrise07:3013:30
Sunset16:3122:31
Evening civil twilight17:0523:05

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Nov-2017 19:51:24
Local (UTC-6)  23-Nov-2017 13:51:24
 
METAR
KGPZ 231938Z AUTO 21007KT 10SM FEW019 02/M04 A2977 RMK AO2 PRESFR FZRANO
TAF
KHIB 
29nm E 
231743Z 2318/2418 23003KT P6SM SCT120 FM240200 18008KT P6SM BKN100 WS020/22035KT FM241000 20008KT P6SM VCSH BKN100 WS020/25040KT FM241300 23007KT 4SM -SHRA BKN025 WS020/27035KT FM241600 25009KT 3SM -SHRA OVC008 WS020/28035KT
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AirWays Aviation Center 218-326-1226
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