Airfield Information

FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 04 FEBRUARY 2016

Location

FAA Identifier: APN
Lat/Long: 45-04-41.1000N / 083-33-37.1000W
45-04.685000N / 083-33.618333W
45.0780833 / -83.5603056
(estimated)
Elevation: 689.5 ft. / 210.2 m (surveyed)
Variation: 07W (1985)
From city: 6 miles W of ALPENA, MI
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 49707

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 04/1940
Sectional chart: LAKE HURON
Control tower: yes
ARTCC: MINNEAPOLIS CENTER
FSS: LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: APN (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0500-2300
Pattern altitude: 1689.5 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: ACTVT HIRL RY 01/19; MIRL RY 07/25; REIL RYS 19; 07 & 25; MALSR RY 01 – CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
Operates sunset to sunrise.
Landing fee: yes
Fire and rescue: ARFF index A
International operations: customs landing rights airport

Airport Communications

CTAF: 121.35
UNICOM: 122.95
WX ASOS: 120.675 (989-356-3662)
ALPENA GROUND: 121.9 275.8 [0800-1600 WKDAYS; EXCP HOLS (ANG).]
ALPENA TOWER: 121.35 318.1 [0800-1600 WKDAYS; EXCP HOLS (ANG).]
ALPENA APPROACH: 128.425 379.3 [0800-1600 WKDAYS (ANG).]
ALPENA DEPARTURE: 128.425 379.3 [0800-1600 WKDAYS (ANG).]
EMERG: 121.5 243.0
PTD: 348.4
  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 125.475/269.45 (ALPENA RCAG) WHEN ALPENA APCH CTL CLSD.
  • OPR 1300-2100Z++. 348.4
  • ELEV: 682.6

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance VOR name Freq Var
APN at field ALPENA VORTAC 108.80 07W
ASPr356/38.4 AU SABLE VOR/DME 116.10 07W
NDB name Hdg/Dist Freq Var ID
ROGERS CITY 158/22.4 215 07W PZQ  .–. –.. –.-

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 1/19

Dimensions: 9001 x 150 ft. / 2744 x 46 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:
PCN 17 /R/B/Y/U
Single wheel: 95.0
Double wheel: 115.0
Double tandem: 170.0
Dual double tandem: 468.0, TRT 560
Runway edge lights: high intensity
RUNWAY 1 RUNWAY 19
Latitude: 45-03.896465N 45-05.377600N
Longitude: 083-33.682090W 083-33.689405W
Elevation: 682.9 ft. 683.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: left left
Runway heading: 007 magnetic, 360 true 187 magnetic, 180 true
Declared distances: TORA:9001 TODA:9001 ASDA:9001 LDA:9001 TORA:9001 TODA:9001 ASDA:9001 LDA:9001
Markings: precision, in good condition precision, 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: no yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
Instrument approach: ILS
Obstructions: 68 ft. tree, 3190 ft. from runway, 329 ft. right of centerline, 43:1 slope to clear 56 ft. tree, 2174 ft. from runway, 440 ft. right of centerline, 35:1 slope to clear

Runway 7/25

Dimensions: 5028 x 100 ft. / 1533 x 30 m
Surface: concrete/grooved, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity:
PCN 4 /R/B/Z/U
Single wheel: 93.0
Double wheel: 111.0
Double tandem: 170.0
Dual double tandem: 438.0, TRT 560
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
RUNWAY 7 RUNWAY 25
Latitude: 45-04.562293N 45-04.978400N
Longitude: 083-34.001918W 083-32.992560W
Elevation: 689.5 ft. 679.6 ft.
Gradient: 0.2% 0.2%
Traffic pattern: left left
Runway heading: 067 magnetic, 060 true 247 magnetic, 240 true
Declared distances: TORA:5031 TODA:5031 ASDA:5031 LDA:5031 TORA:5031 TODA:5031 ASDA:5031 LDA:5031
Markings: nonprecision, in good condition nonprecision, 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)
Runway end identifier lights: yes yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lights yes, no lights
Obstructions: 46 ft. trees, 1200 ft. from runway, 21:1 slope to clear 80 ft. trees, 2866 ft. from runway, 427 ft. left of centerline, 33:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Publicly-owned
Owner: COUNTY OF ALPENA
1617 AIRPORT RD
ALPENA, MI 49707
Phone 989-354-2907
Manager: MR. STEVEN SMIGELSKI
1617 AIRPORT RD
ALPENA, MI 49707
Phone 989-354-2907

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 20
Single engine airplanes: 12
Multi engine airplanes: 6
Helicopters: 1
Military aircraft: 1
Aircraft operations: avg 113/week *
44% military
31% local general aviation
23% commercial
2% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 August 2015

Additional Remarks

E60-01 BAK-14 BAK 12A(B) (1500 FT)
RYS 01 & 19 EACH HAVE 1000′ OVRN.
TWY ‘A’ WEST OF TWY ‘C’ AND TWY ‘B’ RESTRICTED TO MILITARY ONLY. BE ALERT FOR UNCONTROLLED VEHICLES ON THE TWY.
TWY H EAST OF RY 01/19 USE CAUTION TWY UNLGTD.
FOR SVC AFT HRS CALL 989-464-1419.
ANG – JOAP SVC UNAVBL.
SERVICE-FUEL: A++(MIL)
RY 7/25 NOT AVBL FOR SKEDD ACR OPS INVOLVING ACFT DESIGNED FOR 10 OR MORE PSGR SEATS AND UNSKEDD ACR OPS INVOLVING ACFT DESIGNED FOR 31 OR MORE SEATS.
BIRDS & OTHER WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
ANG DUTY HRS 0800-1630 MON – FRI EXCEPT HOLIDAYS.

Instrument Procedures