Gladwin Zettel Memorial Airport
|Gladwin Zettel Memorial Airport|
|IATA: GDW – ICAO: KGDW – FAA LID: GDW|
|Owner||City/County of Gladwin|
|Elevation AMSL||774 ft / 236 m|
Gladwin Zettel Memorial Airport (IATA: GDW, ICAO: KGDW, FAA LID: GDW) is a public use airport located one nautical mile (2 km) southeast of the central business district of Gladwin, a city in Gladwin County, Michigan, United States. The airport is owned by the city and county. It is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation facility.
Facilities and aircraft
Gladwin Zettel Memorial Airport covers an area of 300 acres (121 ha) at an elevation of 774 feet (236 m) above mean sea level. It has two runways: 9/27 is 4,699 by 75 feet (1,432 x 23 m) with an asphalt surface; 15/33 is 2,580 by 150 feet (786 x 46 m) with a turf surface.
For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2009, the airport had 4,454 general aviation aircraft operations, an average of 12 per day. At that time there were 16 aircraft based at this airport: 87.5% single-engine and 12.5% ultralight.
- FAA Airport Master Record for GDW ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective May 31, 2012.
- "2011–2015 NPIAS Report, Appendix A" (PDF, 2.03 MB). National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems. Federal Aviation Administration. October 4, 2010.
- Gladwin Zettel Memorial Airport at City of Gladwin website
- PDF (36.8 KB) at Michigan DOT Airport Directory
- Aerial image as of April 1999 from USGS The National Map
- FAA Terminal Procedures for GDW, effective March 5, 2015
- Resources for this airport: