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FACILITY HOURS

8AM – 5PM
CLOSED: MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY, PRESIDENT'S DAY, COLUMBUS DAY, EASTER, VETERAN'S DAY, THANKSGIVING, DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS, NEW YEARS DAY

After Hours Access: Indoor restrooms, local phone, and vending machines available with MGC Unicom code entered into front door security access pad. Door will automatically lock after you leave.

Location

FAA Identifier:  MGC
Lat/Long:  41-42-11.9410N / 086-49-16.4700W
41-42.199017N / 086-49.274500W
41.7033169 / -86.8212417
(estimated)
Elevation:  655 ft. / 199.6 m (surveyed)
Variation:  03W (2000)
From city:  3 miles E of MICHIGAN CITY, IN
Time zone:  UTC -6 (UTC -5 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code:  46360

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM:  122.7
SOUTH BEND APPROACH:  118.55
SOUTH BEND DEPARTURE:  118.55
CLEARANCE DELIVERY:  118.625
WX AWOS-3P at MGC (on field) 128.45 (219)878-1106
  • APCH & DEP CTL SVC PROVIDED BY CHICAGO ARTCC ON 127.55/263.1 (GOSHEN RCAG) WHEN SOUTH BEND APCH CTL CLSD.

Runway Information

Dimensions: 4100 X 75ft / 1250 X 23m
Surface: Asphalt, in good condition
Runway edge lights: Medium intensity

Airport Operations

Airport use:  Open to the public
Activation date:  04/1940
Sectional chart:  CHICAGO
Control tower:  no
ARTCC:  CHICAGO CENTER
FSS:  TERRE HAUTE FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility:  HUF (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance:  0800-1700
Wind indicator:  lighted
Segmented circle:  yes
Lights:  DUSK-DAWN
ACTVT MIRL RY 02/20 & REIL RY 20 - CTAF.
Beacon:  white-green (lighted land airport)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance VOR name Freq Var
GIJr260/22.8 GIPPER VORTAC 115.40 00E
OXIr341/24.1 KNOX VOR/DME 115.60 00E
CGTr069/35.6 CHICAGO HEIGHTS VORTAC 114.20 02E
GSHr287/37.2 GOSHEN VORTAC 113.70 00E

Planes   Snow Plow


  Runway 02 Runway 20
Latitude 41 - 41.882633N 41 - 42.515667N
Longitude 086 - 49.431017W 086 – 49.118133W
Elevation 654.4 ft 641.7 ft
Traffic pattern LEFT LEFT
Runway heading 023 MAGNTIC, 020 TRUE 203 MAGNETIC, 200 TRUE
Displaced Threshold 360 ft 183 ft
Markings Nonprecision, in good condition Nonprecision, in good condition
Visual Slope Indicator 2 – Light PAPI on left
(4.00 degrees glide path)
2 – Light PAPI on left
Runway end identifier lights NO YES
Obstructions 14 ft. road, 255 ft. from runway, 3:1 slope to clear. RWY 02 FUEL HUT 130'S & 125'RT/AUTO PARK E OF CNTRLN. +4 FT FENCE 186 FT L/R FM RY END. 50 ft. trees, 711 ft. from runway, 10:1 slope to clear. RY 20 APCH SLOPE 20:1 AT DSPLD THLD.

Additional Remarks

  • BIRDS & DEER ON & INVOF ARPT. E94 SAWRS.

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