• Location

    Latitude: 
    44-37-30.7900N (44.625219)
    Longitude: 
    086-12-02.9100W (-86.200808)
    Elevation: 
    634.0 feet MSL (193 m MSL)
    Magnetic Variation: 
    5.6 W (as of May 2018 from WMM2015 model)
    Time Zone: 
    UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
    UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
    From City: 
    2 N.M. SE of Frankfort, Michigan
    Found On: 
    Green Bay Chart
    FAA Region: 
    AGL
  • Airport Operations

    Facility Use: 
    Public
    Type: 
    Airport
    Activation Date: 
    04/1940
    Control tower: 
    No
    Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
    Months/Days/Hours
    Unattended
    Boundary ARTCC: 
    ZMP (Minneapolis)
    Lighting Schedule: 
    SEE RMK
    Segmented Circle Indicator: 
    Yes
    Beacon Color: 
    White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
    Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
    1634 feet (498 m)
    NOTAMs Facility: 
    FKS
    NOTAM-D Service: 
    Yes
    International Airport of Entry: 
    No
    Customs Landing Rights: 
    No
    Military Landing Rights: 
    Yes
    Civil/Military Joint Use: 
    No

    Based Aircraft

    Single Engine:  10
    Multi Engine:  2
    Ultralights:  1

    Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

    Total Operations:  4000
    GA Local:  2000 50.0%
    GA Itinerant:  2000 50.0%
  • Communications

    CTAF:  123.050
    Unicom:  123.050
    AWOS-3:  118.325 (231-352-7573)

    • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC ON FREQS 132.9/338.3 (TRAVERSE CITY RCAG).
       
  • Contacts

    Manager: 
    Publicly owned: 
    DOUGLAS KIRK
    650 AIRPORT ROAD
    FRANKFORT, MI 49635
    (231) 930-7174
    FRANKFORT CITY-CO ARPT AUTH
    650 AIRPORT ROAD
    FRANKFORT, MI 49635
    (231) 930-7174
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    Area Code: 231

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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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    MIN - Minimums
    STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 15 EC-1
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 33 EC-1
    IAP VOR/DME-A EC-1
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-1
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-1
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  • Maps

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  • METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

  • Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KFKS

    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
    21.3 Manistee Co-Blacker Airport
    (MBL KMBL MBL)
    185 191 100LL, Jet A
    27.3 Cherry Capital Airport
    (TVC KTVC TVC)
    74 80 100LL, Jet A+
    39.5 Wexford County Airport
    (CAD KCAD CAD)
    121 127 100LL, Jet A
    40.7 Mason County Airport
    (LDM KLDM LDM)
    192 197 100LL, Jet A
    47.9 Antrim County Airport
    (ACB KACB ACB)
    62 69 100LL, Jet A
    52.0 Ephraim-Gibraltar Airport
    (3D2)
    306 311 100LL
    53.7 Door County Cherryland Airport
    (SUE KSUE SUE)
    284 289 100LL, Jet A
    56.6 Charlevoix Municipal Airport
    (KCVX CVX)
    43 50 100LL, Jet A
    62.2 Boyne City Municipal Airport
    (N98)
    55 62 100LL
    63.2 Boyne Mountain Airport
    (KBFA BFA)
    58 65 100LL
    67.4 Roscommon County - Blodgett Memorial Airport
    (HTL KHTL HTL)
    103 110 100LL
    68.1 Menominee-Marinette Twin County Airport
    (MNM KMNM MNM)
    296 301 100LL, Jet A
    68.7 Cain Field Airport
    (38C)
    153 159 100LL, Mogas
    69.4 Beaver Island Airport
    (KSJX SJX)
    22 28 100LL
    70.1 Manitowoc County Airport
    (MTW KMTW MTW)
    245 249 100LL, Jet A, MOGAS
    71.7 Fremont Municipal Airport
    (KFFX FFX)
    172 178 100LL, Jet A
    71.8 Welke Airport
    (6Y8)
    23 29 100LL
    78.7 Clare Municipal Airport
    (48D)
    126 133 100LL
    81.0 Schoolcraft County Airport
    (ISQ KISQ ISQ)
    0 6 100LL, Jet A
    82.2 Pellston Regional Airport Of Emmet County Airport
    (PLN KPLN PLN)
    45 52 100LL, Jet A
  • Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL KPLN NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of KPLN

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

    Frankfort Dow Memorial Field Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Frankfort Dow Memorial Field Airport
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    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Availability of Internet Connectivity
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    General Facilities ATM Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Telephones
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
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  • Remarks

    A110-1 DEER & GULLS OCNLY ON & INVOF ARPT.
    A110-2 BE ALERT FOR SNOW REMOVAL EQUIP & ACTIVITY ON & INVOF RYS DURG WINTER MONTHS.
    A110-4 TWY B1 & E1 CLSD 1 NOV THRU 15 APR..
    A110-5 ARPT SFC CONDS UNMONITORED 0400-1000 DLY.
    A110-6 COLD TEMPERATURE RESTRICTED AIRPORT. ALTITUDE CORRECTION REQUIRED AT OR BELOW -30C.
    A24 LNDG FEE WAIVED WITH FUEL PURCHASE.
    A26 ARPT CLSD TO UNSKED ACR ACFT WITH MORE THAN 30 PSGR SEATS EXCP 24 HR PPR.
    A43-14 UNUSBL BYD 8 DEGS RIGHT OF CNTRLN.
    A48-05 & 23 REIL LCTD 100 FT FM THEIR RESPECTIVE APCH ENDS.
    A81-APT MIRL RY 05/23 & HIRL RY 14/32; REIL RYS 05; 14; 23 & MALSR RY 32 PRESET LOW INTST 0030-0500, AFT 0500 TO INCR INTST & ACTVT - CTAF

  • Runways

    KFKS Airport Runway Summary

    Longest Runway: 14/32 is 6513 ft (1985 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach: 32

    KFKS Airport Runway Details

    Runway 05/23  5401 ft x 150 ft (1646 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/13/2012
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  24 /F/B/X/U
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  65.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  120.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  200.

    Runway 05

    Runway 23

    Elevation: 
    711 721
    Latitude: 
    45-34-02.6092N 45-34-40.5084N
    Longitude: 
    084-48-09.9715W 084-47-16.5738W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    45 225
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES ROAD
    Object Height: 
    50 18
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    1500 669
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    300 ft. right of centerline 316 ft. right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Box VASI On Right Side Of Runway 4-Box VASI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    48 45
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    5395 5395
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    5395 5395
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    5395 5395
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    5395 5395

    Runway 14/32  6513 ft x 150 ft (1985 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 07/13/2012
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
    Runway Pavement Class:  24 /F/B/X/U
    Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  65.0
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  120.0
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  200.

    Runway 14

    Runway 32

    Elevation: 
    718 708
    Latitude: 
    45-34-32.7779N 45-33-47.5633N
    Longitude: 
    084-48-24.8324W 084-47-19.7434W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    135 315
    ILS Type: 
    ILS
    Glide Path Angle: 
    3.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES TREE
    Object Height: 
    82 56
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    2850 2739
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    300 ft. right of centerline 316 ft. right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
    REIL: 
    Yes No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    49
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 0
    Threshold Latitude: 

    Threshold Longitude: 

    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    6513 6513
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    6513 6513
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    6512 6513
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
    6512 6513

    Runway 05/23  5395 ft x 150 ft (1644 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    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 05

    Runway 23

    Elevation: 
    710 720
    Latitude: 
    45.5674 45.5779
    Longitude: 
    -84.8028 -84.7879
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    45 225
    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: 
    710 720
    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

    Runway 14/32  6512 ft x 150 ft (1985 m x 46 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt -
    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 14

    Runway 32

    Elevation: 
    718 707
    Latitude: 
    45.5758 45.5632
    Longitude: 
    -84.8069 -84.7888
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    135 315
    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: 
    718 707
    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

  • Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL, Jet A
    Landing Fees: 
    Yes
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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