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Data Effective: 11/07/2019 - 12/05/2019
GRR (KGRR)
GERALD R FORD INTL
GRAND RAPIDS , MI - UNITED STATES
Summary
Latitude/Longitude 42-52-51 N / 85-31-22.1 W
Elevation 793.6 FT
Variation 6 W 2020
From city 6 miles SE of GRAND RAPIDS, MI
ARTCC ZAU
Section chart CHICAGO
Time Zone UTC-5(-4DT)
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OPERATIONS
Airport Status Operational
Minimum Operational Network Yes
Facility use Open to the public
Control Tower Airport traffic control tower
Tower Hours 0530-0000
Apch/Dep Hours  
FSS LANSING FSS (LAN)  Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
    NOTAMs Facility GRR (GERALD R FORD INTL)
    Attendance Continuous
    Wind Indicator Lighted
    Segmented Circle No
    Lights SEE RMK
    WHEN ATCT CLSD ACTVT HIRL RYS 08R/26L & 17/35; MIRL RY 08L/26R; REIL RYS 08L; 17 & 26R & MALSR RYS 08R; 26L & 35 - CTAF.
    Beacon Clear and Green
      SS-SR
    Landing Fee  
    Fuel 100LL, A
    Fire and Rescue ARFF Index I C
    Int'l Operations Landing Rights Airport
    MON-FRI TWO HRS PPR FOR CUSTOMS CALL 616-942-5245, PAGER 616-249-5380. CALL PRIOR TO 1600 ON PRECEDING FRIDAY FOR AFTER HOURS SVC.
     Not an Airport of Entry
    COMMUNICATIONS
    UNICOM: 122.95 MHz  
    CTAF: 135.65 MHz  
    ATIS: 118.725 MHz 24 Hours
    RADAR SERVICE: Approach / Departure
    RADAR TYPE: ASR-9 0530-0000
    GRAND RAPIDS CLERANCE DELIVERY: 119.3 MHz CD/P  
    GRAND RAPIDS EMERGENCY: 121.5 MHz EMERG  
      243 MHz EMERG  
    GRAND RAPIDS GROUND: 121.8 MHz GND/P  
    GRAND RAPIDS TOWER: 135.65 MHz LCL/P  
      339.8 MHz LCL/P  
    KALAMAZOO APPROACH/DEPARTURE: 124.6 MHz APCH/P DEP/P ;NORTH
      124.6 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
      128.4 MHz APCH/P DEP/P IC ;SOUTH
      128.4 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
      257.6 MHz APCH/P DEP/P  
    Other - (AS ASSIGNED): 125.65 MHz AS ASSIGNED  
    Other - (CLASS C): 124.6 MHz CLASS C ;NORTH
      128.4 MHz CLASS C ;SOUTH
      257.6 MHz CLASS C  
    Remarks:
    • APCH/DEP SVC PRVDD BY CHICAGO ARTCC (ZAU) ON FREQS 128.4 (GRAND RAPIDS RCAG) WHEN GREAT LAKES APCH CTL CLSD.
    WEATHER
    ID Type Frequency Phone Distance Remarks
    GRR WX ASOS   616-575-1953 0.0 nm
    Y70 WX AWOS-3 118.9 MHz 616-523-1852 20.7 nm
    BIV WX ASOS 119.025 MHz 616-394-0190 27.0 nm
    MKG WX ASOS 124.30 MHz 231-798-1317 35.9 nm
    FPK WX AWOS-3 118.075 MHz 517-543-2288 36.3 nm
    RUNWAY 08L/26R
    Dimensions 5001 ft. x 100 ft.
    Surface Type ASPH
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights Medium Intensity
    PCN 45/F/C/X/T
    Single Wheel 110,000 lbs
    Double Wheel 160,000 lbs
    Double Tandem  
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 08L

    True Alignment 81°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 42-53-19.7894 N
    Longitude 85-32-24.6939 W
    Elevation 786.2 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 45 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-box VASI on left
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 786.2 ft.
    TORA 5001 ft.
    TODA 5001 ft.
    ASDA 5001 ft.
    LDA 5001 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 26R

    True Alignment 261°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 42-53-27.2504 N
    Longitude 85-31-18.2945 W
    Elevation 783.8 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 33 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-box VASI on left
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 786.2 ft.
    TORA 5001 ft.
    TODA 5001 ft.
    ASDA 5001 ft.
    LDA 5001 ft.
    RUNWAY 08R/26L
    Dimensions 10001 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 62/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel 190,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 350,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 08R

    True Alignment 81°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 42-52-35.8796 N
    Longitude 85-32-31.8841 W
    Elevation 791.5 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height  
    Visual Glide Path Angle  
    Visual Slope Indicator  
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 793.6 ft.
    TORA 10001 ft.
    TODA 10001 ft.
    ASDA 10001 ft.
    LDA 10001 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 26L

    True Alignment 261°
    Traffic Pattern Left
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 42-52-50.8096 N
    Longitude 85-30-19.1183 W
    Elevation 789.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 73 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on left
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 790 ft.
    TORA 10001 ft.
    TODA 10001 ft.
    ASDA 10001 ft.
    LDA 10001 ft.
    RUNWAY 17/35
    Dimensions 8501 ft. x 150 ft.
    Surface Type CONC
    Surface Condition GOOD
    Treatment GRVD
    Runway Edge Lights High Intensity
    PCN 60/R/B/W/T
    Single Wheel  
    Double Wheel 190,000 lbs
    Double Tandem 350,000 lbs
    Dual Double Tandem  

    Base End: 17

    True Alignment 171°
    Markings Non-precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 42-53-22.3105 N
    Longitude 85-31-9.3211 W
    Elevation 782.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 50 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights  
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights Yes
    TDZE 788.1 ft.
    TORA 8501 ft.
    TODA 8501 ft.
    ASDA 8501 ft.
    LDA 8501 ft.

    Reciprocal End: 35

    True Alignment 351°
    Markings Precision instrument
    Markings Condition Good
    Latitude 42-51-59.3073 N
    Longitude 85-30-52.0705 W
    Elevation 789.3 ft.
    Threshold Crossing Height 74 ft. AGL
    Visual Glide Path Angle
    Visual Slope Indicator 4-light PAPI on right
    Approach Lights MALSR
    Centerline Lights no
    Runway End Identifier Lights No
    TDZE 789.5 ft.
    TORA 8501 ft.
    TODA 8501 ft.
    ASDA 8501 ft.
    LDA 8501 ft.
    HELIPORTS
    None
    CHARTS

    Chart data valid from 0901Z 11/07/19 to 0901Z 12/05/19.

    AIRPORT DIAGRAM for GRR

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    HOT SPOT
    CONTACTS

    OWNER

    GERALD R FORD INTL ARPT AUTH
    5500 44TH ST SE
    GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49512
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 616-233-6000

    MANAGER

    BRIAN PICARDAT
    5500 44TH ST SE
    GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49512
    UNITED STATES
    Phone: 616-233-6000
    REMARKS
    • TWY F NORTH OF TWY V, TWY J BTN TWY F & TWY J3 & TWY G CLSD TO AIRCRAFT OVER 100,000 LBS; TWY F SOUTH OF TWY V & TWY J EAST OF TWY F & WEST OF TWY J3 CLSD TO ACFT OVER 47,000 LBS.
    • BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
    • NOISE ABATEMENT PROCEDURES: RY 08R DEP ON RY HEADING UNTIL REACHING THE HWY EAST OF ARPT; RY 26L ON APCH TO ARPT TURN FINAL AT HWY EAST OF ARPT.
    • PPR FOR ACFT WITH 171 FT WINGSPAN OR LARGER.
    • TWY R NORTH OF TWY D, TWY Y NORTH OF TWY D, TWY Z NORTH OF TWY D AND TWY N ARE NON-MOVEMENT AREAS.
    • PUSHBACK ADVISORIES ON THE TERMINAL RAMP ARE NOT PRVDD BY ATC.
    • SNOW REMOVAL PERSONNEL WILL MONITOR CTAF WHEN TWR IS CLSD.
    • TWY Y 400 FT NORTH OF TWY D CLSD TO ACFT OVER 100,000 LBS.; TWY R NORTH OF TWY D CLSD TO ACFT OVER 175,000 LBS.
    • AIR CARRIER APRON CLOSED TO GA AIRCRAFT.
    • CTC FBO FOR THEIR HRS OF OPN.
    • FOR CD WHEN TWR CLSD CTC GREAT LAKES APCH AT 269-459-3345, WHEN APCH CLSD CTC CHICAGO ARTCC AT 630-906-8921.