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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
43-07-38.7752N (43.127438)
Longitude: 
085-40-44.8665W (-85.679129)
Elevation: 
774.8 feet MSL (236 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
5.7 W (as of June 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. SE of Sparta, Michigan
Found On: 
Chicago Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
12/1944
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/IREG
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZAU (Chicago)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1775 feet (541 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
LAN
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  89
Multi Engine:  1
Jet Engine:  1
GA Helicopters:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2014)

Total Operations:  15000
GA Local:  9000 60.0%
GA Itinerant:  6000 40.0%

Communications

CTAF:  122.800
Unicom:  122.800
Approach:  GRAND RAPIDS
124.6
CHICAGO ARTCC
Departure:  GRAND RAPIDS
124.6
CHICAGO ARTCC
AWOS-A:  132.95 (616-887-2039)

  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY CHICAGO ARTCC ON FREQS 128.5/273.525 (PULLMAN RCAG) WHEN GRAND RAPIDS APCH CTL CLSD.
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
VIC JOHNSTON
9100 VINTON AVE.
SPARTA, MI 49345
(616) 887-5744
CITY OF SPARTA
156 EAST DIVISION
SPARTA, MI 49345
(616) 887-8251

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Area Code: 616

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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

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Last Cycle
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 07 EC-1
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 25 EC-1
IAP VOR-A EC-1
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-1
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Sparta - Paul C Miller-Sparta (8D4) Airport Terminal Map

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8D4 Airport Diagram


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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 8D4

Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
12.7 Riverview Airport
(08C)
205 211 100LL
16.3 Gerald R Ford International Airport
(GRR KGRR GRR)
155 161 100LL, Jet A
17.9 Lowell City Airport
(24C)
125 131 100LL
18.6 Greenville Municipal Airport
(6D6)
87 93 100LL, Jet A
21.6 Ottawa Executive Airport
(Z98)
210 216 100LL
23.2 Fremont Municipal Airport
(KFFX FFX)
323 329 100LL, Jet A
23.4 Grand Haven Memorial Airpark Airport
(3GM)
256 261 100LL
24.5 Muskegon County Airport
(MKG KMKG MKG)
275 280 100LL, Jet A
29.4 Cain Field Airport
(38C)
16 22 100LL, Mogas
29.4 Ionia County Airport
(Y70)
112 118 100LL, Jet A
29.8 West Michigan Regional Airport
(KBIV BIV)
219 224 100LL, Jet A
31.5 Hastings Airport
(9D9)
152 158 100LL, Jet A
36.4 Padgham Field Airport
(35D)
190 196 100LL
39.6 Plainwell Municipal Airport
(61D)
178 184 100LL
44.9 Gratiot Community Airport
(AMN KAMN AMN)
74 81 100LL, Jet A
50.6 Fitch H Beach Airport
(KFPK FPK)
130 136 100LL
50.7 Mount Pleasant Municipal Airport
(MOP KMOP MOP)
53 60 100LL, Jet A
52.4 Capital Region International Airport
(LAN KLAN LAN)
113 120 100LL, Jet A
52.8 W K Kellogg Airport
(BTL KBTL BTL)
158 164 100LL, Jet A
53.0 South Haven Area Regional Airport
(KLWA LWA)
208 213 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

List ALL 8D4 NOTAMs

NOTAM Radius Search

NOTAMS within
NM of 8D4

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Locations (ICAO):
Buffer (Both Sides):
NM
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Ratings & Reviews

Paul C Miller-Sparta Airport Ratings

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Runways

8D4 Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 07/25 is 4033 ft (1229 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

8D4 Airport Runway Details



Runway 07/25  4033 ft x 75 ft (1229 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt/G -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 07

Runway 25

Elevation: 
775 775
Latitude: 
43.1249 43.13
Longitude: 
-85.6859 -85.6725
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
63 243
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
775 775
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0

Remarks

A110-2 DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-3 POWERED PARACHUTE OPNS NORTH SIDE OF RY.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 07/25, PAPI RY 07 & RY 25, REIL RY 07 & RY 25 - CTAF.

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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