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Y70 Ionia County Airport
Ionia, Michigan, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 19 JULY 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: Y70
Lat/Long: 42-56-16.5403N / 085-03-38.0629W
42-56.275672N / 085-03.634382W
42.9379279 / -85.0605730
(estimated)
Elevation: 817.8 ft. / 249.3 m (surveyed)
Variation: 05W (2000)
From city: 3 miles S of IONIA, MI
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 48846

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Control tower: no
ARTCC: CHICAGO CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: LAN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0900-DUSK
CLOSED MAJOR HOLIDAYS
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27, PAPI RY 09 & 27, AND REIL RY 27 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX AWOS-3: 118.9 (616-523-1852)
LANSING APPROACH: 118.65

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
LANr315/20.7LANSING VORTAC110.8005W
VIOr069/21.2VICTORY VOR/DME115.9504W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
KNOBS086/14.226306WGR --. .-.

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 9/27

Dimensions: 4298 x 75 ft. / 1310 x 23 m
Surface: asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 19.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 9  RUNWAY 27
Latitude: 42-56.276868N42-56.269148N
Longitude: 085-04.264662W085-03.301688W
Elevation: 813.8 ft.802.4 ft.
Gradient: 0.4%0.3% UP
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 096 magnetic, 091 true276 magnetic, 271 true
Markings: nonprecision, in fair conditionnonprecision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator: 4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)4-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: no
REIL OTS INDEFLY.
yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 54 ft. tree, 1280 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear
ALSO +25 FT PLINE 1154 FT DIST 38:1.
none

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 4261 x 340 ft. / 1299 x 104 m
Surface: turf, in fair condition
Runway edge markings: BOTH ENDS MKD WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES.
Operational restrictions: RY 18/36 CLSD N0V 15-APR 15.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 42-56.629043N42-55.927672N
Longitude: 085-03.484297W085-03.484297W
Elevation: 803.5 ft.817.6 ft.
Gradient: 0.3% UP0.4%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 184 magnetic, 179 true004 magnetic, 359 true
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 66 ft. trees, 858 ft. from runway, 13:1 slope to clear56 ft. tree, 1008 ft. from runway, 220 ft. right of centerline, 18:1 slope to clear
APPR RATIO 20:1 STRAIGHT OUT

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: IONIA COUNTY
COURTHOUSE, 100 W. MAIN
IONIA, MI 48846
Phone 616-527-5300
Manager: ANTHONY SMIT
3147 S STATE RD
IONIA, MI 48846
Phone 616-527-9070

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 63
Single engine airplanes: 40
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Gliders airplanes: 17
    
Aircraft operations: avg 57/day *
50% transient general aviation
50% local general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2014

Additional Remarks

EXTENSIVE SOARING ACTIVITY.
ACFT PKD ADJ TO RYS 09/27 & 18/36 DURING GLIDER OPERATIONS.
GLIDER OPNS CONDUCTED SOUTH OF RY 09/27 & WEST OF RY 18/36; USE FREQ 123.3 IN PRACTICE AREA. GLIDERS USE 122.8 IN TFC PATTERN.
LDG FEE FOR COMMERCIAL ACFT, $30 S.E., $75 M.E.
TREES OBST VIEW BTWN RY 18 AND RYS 9 & 27 ENDS.
HOSPITAL AND HOSPITAL HELI ADJ SOUTH OF RY 9/27.

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 27 **CHANGED**   download (163KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (122KB)

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6D6 - Greenville Municipal Airport (15 nm NW)
4D0 - Abrams Municipal Airport (17 nm SE)
KGRR - Gerald R Ford International Airport (21 nm W)
9D9 - Hastings Airport (21 nm SW)
KLAN - Capital Region International Airport (23 nm SE)
 
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Aerial photo of Y70 (Ionia County Airport)
Photo by Tal Reichert
Photo taken 29-Jul-2012
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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
Sunset21:1001:10
Evening civil twilight21:4301:43

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  23-Jul-2018 07:05:02
Local (UTC-4)  23-Jul-2018 03:05:02
 
METAR
KY70 230655Z AUTO 30003KT 5SM DZ OVC019 18/17 A2986 RMK AO2 T01840169
TAF
KGRR 
20nm W 
230540Z 2306/2406 VRB03KT P6SM BKN030 FM231000 VRB03KT P6SM SCT010 OVC025 FM231800 VRB03KT P6SM BKN020 FM240000 VRB03KT P6SM BKN030 FM240400 VRB03KT P6SM SCT050
KLAN 
23nm SE 
230540Z 2306/2406 VRB03KT P6SM BKN008 OVC020 FM230800 VRB03KT P6SM BKN004 OVC020 FM231200 VRB03KT P6SM BKN008 BKN020 FM231400 VRB03KT P6SM BKN015 FM232000 VRB03KT P6SM BKN030
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