Put-in-Bay Airport

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Put-in-Bay Airport
Put-in-Bay Airport.jpg
Entering the approach pattern at Put-in-Bay Airport
Airport type Public
Operator Put-in-Bay Township Port Authority
Serves South Bass Island
Location Put-in-Bay, Ohio
Elevation AMSL 595 ft / 181.4 m
Coordinates 41°38′12″N 82°49′42″W / 41.63667°N 82.82833°W / 41.63667; -82.82833Coordinates: 41°38′12″N 82°49′42″W / 41.63667°N 82.82833°W / 41.63667; -82.82833
3W2 is located in Ohio
Location of airport in Ohio/United States
3W2 is located in the US
3W2 (the US)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
3/21 2,870 875 Asphalt

Put-in-Bay Airport (FAA LID: 3W2) is a public airport located in Put-in-Bay on South Bass Island in Ottawa County, Ohio, United States. The approach to Runway 21 is complicated by Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial, which is almost exactly in line with the runway. The airport is located in the center of the southern half of the island.

Put-in-Bay's airport is open year-round for arrivals and departures from dawn to dusk. Runways at the Put-in-Bay airport are modern and paved but not lighted so there are no departures after dusk. You may expect light turbulence on approach when winds exceed 10 knots. Be sure to remain at least 1000 feet from Perry's monument located 1.5 miles northeast of the field and having an elevation of 942 feet MSL.

There is no fuel service at the Put-in-Bay airport but may be purchased at Erie-Ottawa Regional Airport (FAA LID: PCW) in Port Clinton. The Put-in-Bay airport provides charter services, refreshments (vending) and rest rooms. Credit cards are accepted.

Airport Communications[edit]

WX AWOS-3 at PCW (7 nm S): 118.775 (419-734-9955)

Instrument Procedures[edit]

There are no published instrument procedures at 3W2.

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