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Welke Airport

FAA: 6Y8

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6Y8 Airport Location

Latitude: 
45-43-16.1847N (45.721162)
Longitude: 
085-31-13.2402W (-85.520344)
Elevation: 
664.0 feet MSL (202 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
6.4 W (as of October 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. S of Beaver Island, Michigan
Found On: 
Green Bay Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

6Y8 Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 17/35 is 3500 ft (1067 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

6Y8 Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1664 feet (507 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes

6Y8 Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Charter Service

6Y8 Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
PAUL WELKE
111 AIRPORT DRIVE, PO BOX 80
CHARLEVOIX, MI 49720
231-448-2071
PAUL WELKE
P.O. BOX 112
BEAVER ISLAND, MI 49782
231-448-2071

6Y8 Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Lansing(LAN)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
2.6 Beaver Island Airport
(KSJX SJX)
228 234 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
27.0 Charlevoix Municipal Airport
(KCVX CVX)
157 164 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.2 Schoolcraft County Airport
(ISQ KISQ ISQ)
299 305 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
31.7 Pellston Regional Airport Of Emmet County Airport
(PLN KPLN PLN)
106 113 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.3 Mackinac County Airport
(83D)
72 79 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
38.0 Boyne City Municipal Airport
(N98)
143 150 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
41.7 Boyne Mountain Airport
(KBFA BFA)
142 149 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.2 Cheboygan County Airport
(KSLH SLH)
95 102 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
46.0 Antrim County Airport
(ACB KACB ACB)
162 169 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
54.0 Chippewa County International Airport
(CIU KCIU CIU)
53 60 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
58.8 Cherry Capital Airport
(TVC KTVC TVC)
182 188 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
59.5 Hanley Field Airport
(5Y7)
310 316 100LL, Mogas
67.3 West Gladstone Airport
(43MI)
277 282 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
74.2 Presque Isle County Airport
(KPZQ PZQ)
104 112 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
76.2 Drummond Island Airport
(DRE KDRM DRM)
76 84 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
MOGAS - Automotive gasoline
78.5 Ephraim-Gibraltar Airport
(3D2)
244 249 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
86.9 Wexford County Airport
(CAD KCAD CAD)
177 183 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
89.3 Roscommon County - Blodgett Memorial Airport
(HTL KHTL HTL)
155 162 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
91.1 Alpena County Regional Airport
(APN KAPN APN)
114 122 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
92.2 Manistee Co-Blacker Airport
(MBL KMBL MBL)
199 205 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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no Stafford`s Bay View Inn 36.8 79.00 USD
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yes Econo Lodge South 37.0 49.00 USD
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yes Holiday Inn Express Mackinaw City 38.1 69.99 USD
yes Country Hearth Inn And Suites Mackinaw City 38.2 0.00 USD
yes Baymont Inn And Suites Mackinaw City 38.2 79.00 USD
no Starlite Budget Inn 38.2 40.00 USD
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no Capri Motel 38.2 44.99 USD
no Parkside Inn Bridgeview 38.3 0.00 USD
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