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Sterling Airport

Sterling, MA


Phone: 978-422-8860
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Thu-Sun/0800-1800
Tower:No
Elevation:459 ft (139.9 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Sterling
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:16/34, H1
Longest paved runway: 3086 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.55  (self serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:3086 x 40ft. / 940.6 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 8000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16458.7ft. MSL

0.3% down
No DatabasicNo Data150' Disp Threshold
Trees, 125 ft Right of center, 50 ft high, 400 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
Ry 16 Apch Ratio 11:1 to Dsplcd Thld
34449.4ft. MSL

0.3% up
basicNo Data500' Disp Threshold
Tree, 53 ft Right of center, 100 ft high, 600 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
Ry 34 Apch Ratio 6:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Helipad H1

Dimensions:50 x 50ft. / 15.2 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DatabasicNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Greater Boston Soaring Club
  • Flight Training
STERLING, MA
508-641-6116
Sterling Air, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • $6.55
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
42.425333-71.794855
UNICOM: 122.9
978-422-8860
Wachussett Flyng Club
  • Flight Training
STERLING, MA
978-464-2010
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Services at this airport:

Services: 
Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N42 25.5550' / W71 47.5717'
    Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
    Mag Var:15W (1985)
    ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
    FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
    1-800-WXBRIEF
    NOTAM Facility:BDR
    Approach/Departure Control Facility
    Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1500 MSL; 1500 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
    • low intensity: 3 clicks in 3 secs
    Actvt LIRL Ry 16/34 & Rotg Bcn - CTAF

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:30
    Multi Engine:2
    Jets:
    Helicopters:
    Gliders:37
    Ultralights:3

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:35,200
    GA Itinerant:14,000
    Commercial:
    Air Taxi:20
    Military:35

    (12-month period ending on 11/6/2012)

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    Contact Addresses

    Owner:Airport Manager:
    Monadnock Realty CorpThomas Duffy
    Lafayette Rd121 Greenland Rd
    Rye, NH 03870Sterling, MA 01564
    508-756-4605 (Office) 978-422-8860 (Office)