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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: 
5.5 W (as of July 2019 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

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1940
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZMP (Minneapolis)
Responsible 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:  13
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

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 231

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
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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 07/18/19 to 0901Z 08/15/19.

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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
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS EC-1
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS EC-1
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Maps

Frankfort - Frankfort Dow Memorial Field (KFKS) Airport Terminal Map

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KFKS Airport Sectional

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METAR / TAF

METAR

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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)
185 190 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 68 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 49 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 Regional 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

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NOTAMS within
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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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International Routes Served
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On-time Performance
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Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
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Business Centers
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Airport Website (information & tools)
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Availability of Internet Connectivity
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Wireless Internet Access
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General Facilities ATM Locations
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Public Telephones
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Restrooms
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Architecture
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Terminal Layout
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Seating Areas
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Overall Cleanliness
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Children Play Areas
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Geographic Location
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Baggage Claim Locations
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Baggage Handling
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Overall Comfort
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Security Lines
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Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Parking Pricing
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Public Transport
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Car Rental
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Taxis
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Hotel Shuttles
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Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
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Remarks

A110-10 RC MODEL ACFT OPER W OF RY.
A110-11 ADMIN. BLDG ACCESS, DEPRESS 5-3-2-1.
A110-12 RAMP FEE FOR COML ACFT.
A110-13 HANG GLIDER ACTIVITY ALONG LAKE MICHIGAN LAKESHORE.
A110-14 FOR CD CTC MINNEAPOLIS ARTCC AT 651-463-5588.
A110-9 DEER & BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
A13 UNATND ARPT OFC PH.-TRANSFERS TO MGR CELL PH.
A17 ATNDNT ON CALL, 231-930-7174 MGR CELL OR 231-651-0751, ASST MGR CELL.
A57-15 APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A57-33 APCH RATIO 20:1 TO DSPLD THLD OVR 43 FT. TREE, 892 FT. DSTC, 126 FT. L
A58-15 +20 FT RD.
A70 SELF-SERVE W/ MAJOR CREDIT CARD
A80 ARPT BCN LOCATED ON HILL 1.25 MILES NW OF ARPT.
A81-APT ACTVT MIRL RY 15/33; REIL RY 33; PAPI RY 33 - CTAF.

Runways

KFKS Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 15/33
Longest Runway: 15/33 is 4050 ft (1234 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

KFKS Airport Runway Details

Runway 15/33  4050 ft x 75 ft (1234 m x 23 m)
Runway Length Source:  STATE as of 08/12/2002
Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  25.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 15

Runway 33

Elevation: 
633 606
Latitude: 
44-37-45.8960N 44-37-15.5560N
Longitude: 
086-12-21.3220W 086-11-44.8380W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
139 319
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
ROAD TREES
Object Height: 
20 57
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
201 770
Object Centerline Offset: 
230 ft. left of centerline 320 ft. right of centerline
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
2-Light PAPI On Right Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
No Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
35
Threshold Elevation: 
623 606
Displaced Threshold: 
1094 111
Threshold Latitude: 
44-37-37.7200N 44-37-16.4300N

Threshold Longitude: 

086-12-11.4400W 086-11-45.7100W
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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