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  • 2105 ft
2B2Private
Public Use

Plum Island Airport

Newburyport, MA


Phone: 978-463-4222
www.plumislandaerodrome.org
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Oct-Mar/IrregularApr-Sep, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800
Tower:No
Elevation:11 ft (3.4 m) (Estimated)
Location:1.00 mi. SE of Newburyport
Beacon: Present
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:10/28, 14/32 (unpaved)
Longest paved runway: 2105 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Parking
 
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.40  (full service service)
100LL$ 5.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 10/28

Dimensions:2105 x 50ft. / 641.6 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 8000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
10No Data
No DataNo DataTrees, 100 ft Both-Sides of center, 100 ft high, 500 ft from end, 3:1 clearance slope
Ry 10/28 Two Reflectors on Each Apch End
28No Data
No DataNo Data300' Disp Threshold
Fence, 55 ft Both-Sides of center, 8 ft high, 300 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
4 Ft Unlit Fence Crosses Ry. Vehicle and Equipment Invof Ry Apch Slope 50:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:2300 x 100ft. / 701.0 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:turf, grass, sod, gravel, no surface treatment, condition not reportedRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
14No Data
No DataNo DataTrees, 125 ft Left of center, 14 ft high, 200 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
32No Data
No DataNo DataTrees, 35 ft Left of center, 66 ft high, 400 ft from end, 6:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Club in Formation - (2B2)
    On field: N
    42.796020-70.842789
    616-990-5496
    Murray Aviation
    • $5.50
    • $6.40
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: CTR
    42.795747-70.841410
    UNICOM: 123.0
    781-325-2135
    Plum Island Aerodrome
    • Maintenance
    On field: NW
    42.796007-70.841826
    UNICOM: 123.0
    978-463-4222
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
    Transportation: Public

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N42 47.7217' / W70 50.3667'
      Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
      Mag Var:16W (1985)
      ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
      FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
      1-800-WXBRIEF
      NOTAM Facility:BDR
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
      Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1000 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1000 MSL; Ultralights: 411 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
      Seg. Circle:No
      Lighting:No data

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:9
      Multi Engine:
      Jets:
      Helicopters:
      Gliders:
      Ultralights:

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:2,000
      GA Itinerant:900
      Commercial:
      Air Taxi:
      Military:25

      (12-month period ending on 9/7/2012)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      SpneaRichard Copithorne
      Harrison Gray Otis House,, 141 Cambridge St.24 Plum Island Turnpike
      Boston, MA 02114Newbury, MA 01951
      617-227-3956 (Office) 978-463-4222 (Office)
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