Drummond Island Airport

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Coordinates: 46°00′34″N 083°44′38″W / 46.00944°N 83.74389°W / 46.00944; -83.74389

Drummond Island Airport
Summary
Airport type Public
Owner Drummond Township
Serves Drummond Island, Michigan
Elevation AMSL 668 ft / 204 m
Map
DRM is located in Michigan
DRM
DRM
DRM is located in the US
DRM
DRM
Location of airport in Michigan / United States
Runways
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 4,000 1,219 Asphalt
1/19 2,500 762 Turf
Statistics
Aircraft operations (2015) 5,000
Based aircraft (2017) 9

Drummond Island Airport (IATA: DREICAO: KDRMFAA LID: DRM, formerly Y66) is a public airport located one mile (2 km) southwest of the central business district of Drummond Island, in Chippewa County, Michigan, United States. It is owned by Drummond Township.[1] It is included in the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2017–2021, in which it is categorized as a basic general aviation facility.[2]

Although most U.S. airports use the same three-letter location identifier for the FAA and IATA, Drummond Island Airport is assigned DRM by the FAA and DRE by the IATA[3] (which assigned DRM to Drama, Greece[4]).

The Drummond Township Golf Course crosses runway 8/26. [5]

Facilities[edit]

Drummond Island Airport covers an area of 60 acres (24 ha) and contains two runways: 8/26 with a 4,000 x 75 ft (1,219 x 23 m) asphalt pavement and 1/19 with a 2,500 x 150 ft (762 x 46 m) turf surface. For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2015, the airport had 5,000 general aviation aircraft operations. In March 2017, there were 9 aircraft based at this airport: 8 single-engine and 1 multi-engine. [1] The airport is staffed Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 5 p.m. and is accessible by road from Drummond Rd, and is close to M-134.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for DRM (Form 5010 PDF), effective Mar 2, 2017.
  2. ^ "List of NPIAS Airports" (PDF). FAA.gov. Federal Aviation Administration. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 23 November 2016. 
  3. ^ Great Circle Mapper: DRE / KDRM - Drummond Island, Michigan
  4. ^ Great Circle Mapper: DRM - Drama, Greece
  5. ^ http://www.drummondislandchamber.com/index.php?page=Golfing

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