EMPIRE
Latitude: 44-47-14.992 N
Longitude: 86-0-15.329 W
Elevation: 944 ft.
Variation: 4 W 1985
From city: 3 miles SE of EMPIRE, MI
ARTCC: ZMP
Section chart: GREEN BAY
Time Zone: UTC-5(-4DT)
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EMPIRE, MI
UNITED STATES

Data is effective:
04/03/2014 - 05/29/2014
Airport Operations
Airport Status: Operational
Facility use: Open to the public
Control Tower: No air traffic control tower at airport
FSS: LANSING FSS (LAN)
Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: LAN (CAPITAL REGION INTL)
Attendance: UNATNDD
Wind Indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: SEE RMK
ACTVT LIRL RY 17/35 - CTAF; MAY-OCT. LIRL INOP NOV-APR.
Landing Fee: No
Fuel: NONE
Int'l Operations: Not a Landing Rights Airport
Not an Airport of Entry
Airport Contacts
OWNER:
EMPIRE VILLAGE/TWP
P.O. BOX 204
EMPIRE, MI 49630-0204
UNITED STATES
Phone: 231-326-5466
EMPIRE VILLAGE OFC 231-326-5466, EMPIRE TWP OFC 231-326-5182.
MANAGER:
LANCE ROMAN
P.O. BOX 204
EMPIRE, MI 49630-0204
UNITED STATES
Phone: 231-326-5194
General Remarks
•  CAMPGROUND ADJACENT TO ARPT; CALL 231-326-5285.
•  ULTRALIGHT & RADIO CONTROL ACTIVITY ON & INVOF ARPT.
•  RY 35 WIND SOCK 110 FT E. OF RY CNTRLN.
•  RY 9/27 UNEVEN - ROLLING TERRAIN.
•  RY 9/27 CLSD DEC THRU MAR & WHEN SNOW COVERED, NO SNOW REMOVAL
Airport Communications
UNICOM: None  
ATIS: None  
Radio AIDS To Navigation
NAVAIDS:
Type ID Name Frequency Hours Distance Bearing Remarks
VORTAC TVC TRAVERSE CITY 114.6 MHz
HIWAS BROADCAST.
24 Hours 20.7 nm 290.5°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR UNUSBL 024-034 BYD 10 NM BLO 5000 FT.
•  VOR/DME UNUSBL 050-060 BYD 9 NM.
•  DME UNUSBL 156-158 BYD 38 NM BLO 5000 FT.
•  VOR UNUSBL 210-228 BYD 10 NM.
•  VOR/DME UNUSBL 061-120.
NDB TV GWENN 365 KHz 24 Hours 24.8 nm 277.6°
•  OPERATIONAL IFR
•  NDB UNMONTRD WHEN TWR CLSD.
VOR/DME MBL MANISTEE 111.4 MHz 24 Hours 32.8 nm 18.9°
•  OPERATIONAL RESTRICTED
•  VOR PORTION UNUSBL 140-165 BYD 20 NM BLO 5000 FT.
•  DME PORTION UNUSBL 320-070 BYD 22 NM BLO 3000 FT.
Weather Data Services
ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
TVC WX ASOS   231-933-0401 18.1 nm
MBL WX AWOS-3 111.4 MHz 231-723-6073 32.6 nm
ACB WX AWOS-3 119.275 MHz 231-533-8941 36.4 nm
CAD WX AWOS-3 128.325 MHz 231-779-9536 39.7 nm
Runways
09/27
Dimensions: 2275 ft. x 150 ft.
Surface Type: TURF
Surface Condition: FAIR
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights:  
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel:  
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 09 Runway 27
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: RY 09/27 & DSPLCD THLDS MKD WITH 3 FT YELLOW CONES.  
Markings Condition:   RWY 9/27 UNEVEN - ROLLING TERRAIN
Latitude: 44-47-27.99 N 44-47-31.02 N
Longitude: 86-0-27.32 W 85-59-56.07 W
Elevation: 944 ft. 944 ft.
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No

17/35
Dimensions: 2600 ft. x 50 ft.
Surface Type: ASPH
Surface Condition: POOR
Treatment:  
Runway Edge Lights: Low Intensity
LIRL LIGHTS INOP NOV-MAY.
Weight Limitations  
   PCN:  
   Single Wheel: 12.5,000 lbs
   Double Wheel:  
   Double Tandem:  
   Dual Double Tandem:  
  Runway 17 Runway 35
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Basic Basic
Markings Condition: Fair Fair
Latitude: 44-47-24.02 N 44-46-58.12 N
Longitude: 86-0-18.01 W 86-0-9.11 W
Elevation: 944 ft. 944 ft.
Centerline Lights: no no
Runway End Identifier Lights: No No

Heliports
None