The Welke Airport is privately owned by Paul Welke and is located two miles south of Beaver Island in Charloevoix, Michigan. The airport is open to the public and was first activated in December 1968. While the airport does not have a control tower, it does offer refuelling with 100LL fuel, hangers, tiedown parking as well as major airframe and major powerplant service. This facility handles general aviation as well as air taxi services, and for the 12 month period ending in December 2011 the airport handled an average of 64 aviation operations per day.
Air Charter Service offers direct private jet charter services to the Welke Airport.
Private Jet Charter to Welke Airport
- Location: Charlevoix, Michigan
- Airport Code: 6Y8
- Runway Length: 2512 ft
- Co-ordinates: 5-43-16.1847N / 085-31-13.2402W
- Airport Address: Beaver Island, MI 49782, United States
- Nearest Towns/Cities: (Charlevoix (Michigan) - 30.78 miles) (Harbor Springs (Michigan) - 32.63 miles