AirNav   Air Wisconsin pilot careers
 
 858 users online  

W87 Buzzwick Airport
Carleton, Michigan, USA

GOING TO CARLETON?


FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 08 NOVEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: W87
Lat/Long: 42-01-02.8326N / 083-22-24.9453W
42-01.047210N / 083-22.415755W
42.0174535 / -83.3735959
(estimated)
Elevation: 610 ft. / 186 m (estimated)
Variation: 05W (1985)
From city: 3 miles S of CARLETON, MI
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 48117

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 02/1973
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CLEVELAND CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: IRREG
NO SNOW REMOVAL
Pattern altitude: 1610 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

CTAF: 122.9
WX AWOS-3 at TTF (5 nm SW): 119.075 (734-384-0259)
WX AWOS-3 at ONZ (11 nm NE): 119.675 (734-692-9686)
WX ASOS at DTW (12 nm N): PHONE 734-955-5015
WX ASOS at YIP (15 nm NW): PHONE 734-485-9056

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
CRLr119/4.2CARLETON VOR/DME115.7003W
DXOr188/11.7DETROIT VOR/DME113.4006W
SVMr160/25.4SALEM VORTAC114.3003W
YQGr246/28.0WINDSOR VOR/DME113.8006W
VWVr021/36.0WATERVILLE VOR/DME113.1002W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GROSSE ILE250/11.041907WRYS .-. -.-- ...
TECUMSEH098/22.923906WTCU - -.-. ..-
ADRIAN080/32.627806WADG .- -.. --.
PORT CLINTON330/37.542307WPCW .--. -.-. .--

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: NONE
Powerplant service: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 2575 x 60 ft. / 785 x 18 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: RY 18/36 MKD WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 42-01.286667N42-00.862500N
Longitude: 083-22.335000W083-22.321667W
Elevation: 609.0 ft.606.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 1000 ft.no
Obstructions: 30 ft. pline, marked, 15 ft. from runway
APCH RATIO 20:1 AT DSPLCD THLD; CONTROLLING OBSTN +39FT TREE 40 FT LEFT 800 FT.
70 ft. trees, 2400 ft. from runway, 34:1 slope to clear

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 1920 x 60 ft. / 585 x 18 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Runway edge markings: 09/27 THLDS MKD WITH TIRES; RY 09 DSPLCD THLD MKD WITH 3 YELLOW TIRES EACH SIDE.
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 42-01.013000N42-01.008000N
Longitude: 083-22.745000W083-22.321000W
Elevation: 610.0 ft.610.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: 660 ft.no
Obstructions: 15 ft. pline, marked, 5 ft. from runway
APCH RATIO 8:1 AT DSPLCD THLD; CTLG OBSTN +66 FT TREES 60 FT L, 567 FT DSTC.
55 ft. trees, 1326 ft. from runway, 25:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: MITCHELL NOBLE
400 E. LABO
CARLETON, MI 48117
Phone (734) 664-6850
Manager: MITCHELL NOBLE
400 E. LABO
CARLETON, MI 48117
Phone (734) 664-8850

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 4
Single engine airplanes: 4
    
Aircraft operations: 100/year *
50% transient general aviation
50% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2015

Additional Remarks

RYS 27 & 36 APCH MAY BE OBSTRUCTED BY 6 FT CORN CROP DURING GROWING SEASON.
ARPT ENTRANCE OFF LABO RD.
FOR CD CTC DETROIT APCH AT 800-499-8181.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at W87.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KTTF - Custer Airport (5 nm SW)
KONZ - Grosse Ile Municipal Airport (11 nm NE)
KDTW - Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (12 nm N)
KYIP - Willow Run Airport (15 nm NW)
1D2 - Canton-Plymouth-Mettetal Airport (20 nm N)
 
Loc | Ops | Rwys | IFR | FBO | Links
Com | Nav | Svcs | Stats | Notes


 
Area around W87 (Buzzwick Airport)
 
Road maps at: MapQuest Bing Google
 
Aerial photo
No photo
 
Sectional chart

 
Airport distance calculator
Flying to Buzzwick Airport? Find the distance to fly.

From to W87

Sunrise and sunset
Times for 17-Nov-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:5711:57
Sunrise07:2712:27
Sunset17:1022:10
Evening civil twilight17:4022:40

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  17-Nov-2018 22:15:14
Local (UTC-5)  17-Nov-2018 17:15:14
 
METAR
KTTF 
5nm S 
172155Z AUTO 33004KT 10SM OVC031 03/01 A3029 RMK AO2 T00300006
KONZ 
11nm NE 
172155Z AUTO 34005KT 10SM OVC035 03/M01 A3029 RMK AO2 T00301007
KDTW 
13nm N 
172153Z 32006KT 10SM BKN037 03/M03 A3030 RMK AO2 SLP265 T00331028
KYIP 
15nm NW 
172153Z 35007KT 10SM OVC030 03/M01 A3030 RMK AO2 SLP266 T00331011
KARB 
20nm NW 
734-668-7173
172153Z 31006KT 10SM FEW019 OVC027 02/M01 A3029 RMK AO2 SLP264 T00221011
TAF
KDTW 
13nm N 
171720Z 1718/1824 30008KT 6SM -SN BR OVC025 FM172100 31006KT P6SM OVC030 FM180000 01004KT P6SM BKN035 OVC045 FM181200 02005KT 6SM -SN OVC018
KYIP 
15nm NW 
171720Z 1718/1818 30007KT 6SM -SN BR OVC025 FM172100 31010KT P6SM OVC030 FM181200 02005KT 6SM -SN OVC018
NOTAMs
Click for the latest NOTAMs
NOTAMs are issued by the DoD/FAA and will open in a separate window not controlled by AirNav.

 

 
 

Would you like to see your business listed on this page?

 If your business provides an interesting product or service to pilots, flight crews, aircraft, or users of the Buzzwick Airport, you should consider listing it here.  To start the listing process, click on the button below
 
Add a business
 

Other Pages about Buzzwick Airport

Page from the Michigan Airport Directory (PDF)
 
Update a link
 
Copyright © AirNav, LLC. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy  Contact