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
Airport type Public
Owner Drummond Township
Serves Drummond Island, Michigan
Elevation AMSL 668 ft / 204 m
Direction Length Surface
ft m
8/26 4,000 1,219 Asphalt
18/36 2,500 762 Turf
Statistics (2005)
Aircraft operations 7,482

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]

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[2] (which assigned DRM to Drama, Greece[3]).


Drummond Island Airport covers an area of 60 acres (24 ha) which contains two runways: 8/26 with 4,000 x 75 ft (1,219 x 23 m) asphalt pavement and 18/36 with 2,500 x 150 ft (762 x 46 m) turf surface. For the 12-month period ending December 31, 2005, the airport had 7,482 general aviation aircraft operations.[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.


  1. ^ a b c FAA Airport Master Record for DRM (Form 5010 PDF), effective 2007-12-20
  2. ^ Great Circle Mapper: DRE / KDRM - Drummond Island, Michigan
  3. ^ Great Circle Mapper: DRM - Drama, Greece

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