FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 16 FEBRUARY 2006
Location
FAA Identifier:  
HYX
Lat/Long:  43-26-00.3000N / 083-51-44.4000W
43-26.005000N / 083-51.740000W
43.4334167 / -83.8623333
(estimated)
Elevation:  601 ft. / 183.2 m (surveyed)
Variation:  06W (1985)
From city:  4 miles E of SAGINAW, MI
4821 Janes Road
Zip code:  48601

Airport Operations
Airport use:  Open to the public
Sectional chart:  DETROIT
Control tower:  no
ARTCC:  CLEVELAND CENTER
FSS:  LANSING FLIGHT SERVICE STATION [1-866-879-4066]
NOTAMs facility:  HYX (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance:  MON-FRI 0730-1800, SAT-SUN 0730-1530
ARPT UNATNDD HOLIDAYS.
Wind indicator:  lighted
Segmented circle:  yes
Lights:  SS-SR
ACTVT MIRL RYS 05/23, 09/27 & PAPI & REIL RY 09 - CTAF.
Beacon:  white-green (lighted land airport)

Airport Communications
CTAF/UNICOM:  122.8
WX AWOS-3:  118.325 (989-752-3408)
SAGINAW APPROACH:  120.95
SAGINAW DEPARTURE:  120.95
WX ASOS at MBS (11 nm NW):  PHONE 989-695-2488
WX AWOS-3 at CFS (18 nm E):  119.275 (989-672-4182
)

APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY CLEVELAND ARTCC ON FREQS 127.7/307.8 (SAGINAW
RCAG) WHEN SAGINAW APCH CONTROL CLOSED.
Nearby radio navigation aids
VOR radial/distance    VOR name    Freq    Var
MBSr125/11.1  SAGINAW VOR/DME  112.90  03W
FNTr356/28.4  FLINT VORTAC  116.90  06W
MOPr112/39.7  MOUNT PLEASANT VOR/DME  110.60  05W


NDB name    Hdg/Dist    Freq    Var    ID
BROWNE  at field  385  06W  HYX  .... -.-- -..-

Airport Services
Fuel available:  100LL JET-A
24 HR SELF SERVE 100LL FUEL.
Call 989-295-0675 off hours Jet-A
Parking:  hangars and tiedowns
Airframe service:  MAJOR
Powerplant service:  MAJOR

Runway Information
Runway 9/27
Dimensions:  5000 x 100 ft. / 1524 x 30 m
Surface:  asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity:  Single wheel:  60000 lbs
Double wheel:  72000 lbs
Double tandem:  101000 lbs

Runway edge lights:  medium intensity

RUNWAY 9    RUNWAY 27
Latitude:  43-26.034333N  43-26.035300N
Longitude:  083-52.312500W  083-51.182917W
Elevation:  599.0 ft.  597.6 ft.
Traffic pattern:  left  left
Runway heading:  096 magnetic, 090 true  276 magnetic, 270 true
Markings:  precision, in fair condition  precision, in fair condition
Visual slope indicator:  2-light PAPI on left (3.00 degrees glide path)  2-light PAPI on left (3.00
degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights:  yes, no
Touchdown point:  yes, no lights  yes, no lights
Obstructions:  89 ft. pline, 3400 ft. from runway, 35:1 slope to clear  none

Runway 5/23
Dimensions:  2951 x 60 ft. / 899 x 18 m
Surface:  asphalt, in fair condition
Weight bearing capacity:  Single wheel:  12500 lbs

Runway edge lights:  medium intensity
Runway edge markings:  RWY 5/23 MARKINGS FADED.
RWY 5/23 MARKINGS FADED.
RUNWAY 5    RUNWAY 23
Latitude:  43-25.774417N  43-26.120242N
Longitude:  083-51.955933W  083-51.487855W
Elevation:  600.0 ft.   
Traffic pattern:  left  left
Runway heading:  051 magnetic, 045 true  231 magnetic, 225 true
Displaced threshold:  120 ft.  130 ft.
Markings:  basic, in poor condition  basic, in poor condition
Obstructions:  15 ft. road, 208 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline
APCH RATIO 21:1 AT DSPLCD THR.
RY 05 4 FT FENCE 113 FT 200 FT DSTC.  15 ft. road, 279 ft. from runway, 5:1 slope to clear
RWY 23 APCH RATIO 27:1 AT DSPLCD THLD. BASED ON 15 FT ROAD
RWY 23 HAS 2 FT HIGH CONCRETE CULVERT, 120 FT L, 20 FT FM RWY END & DITCH 15 FT
DEEP ACROSS THE APCH END, 120 FT L TO 21 FT R, 20 FT TO 197 FT FM RWY END.

Airport Operational Statistics
Aircraft based on the field:   77
Single engine airplanes:   65
Multi engine airplanes:   8
Helicopters:   6
Ultralights:   3
Aircraft operations: avg 120/day
60%  local general aviation
30%  transient general aviation
9%  air taxi


Additional Remarks
-  BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT.
-  RY 23 HAS 2 FT HIGH CONCRETE CULVERT, 120 FT L, 20 FT FM RY END & DITCH 15 FT
DEEP ACROSS THE APCH END, 120 FT L TO 21 FT R, 20 FT TO 197 FT FM RY END.
-  GCO AVBL ON FREQ 121.725 THRU SAGINAW CLEARANCE DELIVERY & LAN AFSS.

Instrument Procedures
NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files,
you should download the free Adobe Reader.
NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use between 16 February 2006 at 0901Z and 16
March 2006 at 0900Z.


IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
Please go to our services page for approach plates.


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