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Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport

Bedford, MA


Phone: 781-869-8000
www.massport.com/hansc/
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2300
Elevation:132 ft (40.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:NE of Bedford
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, NDB, RNP
Runways:05/23, 11/29
Longest paved runway: 7011 ft
Fees:Parking, Landing
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.81  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 7.09  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:5107 x 150ft. / 1556.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 120000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05128.0ft. MSL
53° mag
37° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
23127.8ft. MSL
233° mag
217° true
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Right-Side VASI
Vgsi and Descent Angles Not Coincident

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:7011 x 150ft. / 2137.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 120000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11132.0ft. MSL
113° mag
97° true
0.1% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DMEHill, 734 ft Right of center, 120 ft high, 1,050 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Vgsi and Ils Glidepath Not Coincident. Vgsi and Rnav Glidepath Not Coincident
29123.0ft. MSL
293° mag
277° true
0.1% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
ILS/DME

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Associated Pilots Flying Club
    Cambridge, MA
    42.459798-71.295158
    617-335-0099
    East Coast Aero Club
    • Maintenance
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: W
    42.463201-71.291302
    781-274-6322
    Executive Flyers Aviation
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: S
    42.463106-71.291099
    781-274-7227
    Hanscom's Aero Club
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: E
    781-225-5849
    Jet Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • $6.81
    • $7.09
    • Sales
    On field: SW
    ARINC: 131.525781-274-0030
    MITFC
      Cambridge, MA
      National Aviation Academy
      • Flight Training
      Bedford, MA
      781-274-8448
      Rectrix
      • Fuel
      On field: W
      42.464800-71.299289
      ARINC: 131.4978-341-8400
      Signature Flight Support
      • $7.41
      • $7.18
      On field: SW
      42.463091-71.290476
      ARINC: 130.8781-274-0010
      TECHNICAir
      • Maintenance
      On field: SE
      42.464412-71.281372
      ARINC: 122.3781-274-9958
      United Business Jet
      • Sales
      Revere, MA
      42.466336-71.287198
      781-284-1955
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      Services: 
      Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
      Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
      Transportation: Limousine, Public
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      Customs: International Landing Rights

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N42 28.1967' / W71 17.3400'
      Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
      Mag Var:16W (1995)
      ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
      FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
      1-800-WXBRIEF
      NOTAM Facility:BED
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
      Pattern Altitude:Tpa 1000 AGL Fixed Wing; 1500 AGL Turbojet; 1800 AGL Heavy Jet Acft Light Aircraft: 1133 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1933 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 1633 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • high intensity: 7 clicks in 5 secs
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
      • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
      Actvt MIRL Ry 05/23; HIRL Ry 11/29; MALSR Ry 11 & 29 & Twy Lgts - 118.5

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:254
      Multi Engine:30
      Jets:88
      Helicopters:15
      Gliders:
      Ultralights:

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:62,225
      GA Itinerant:72,644
      Commercial:253
      Air Taxi:18,837
      Military:529

      (12-month period ending on 12/31/2013)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      Mass Port AuthoritySharon M. Williams
      One Harborside DrMassport, 200 Hanscom Drive
      E Boston, MA 02128Bedford, MA 01730
      617-428-2800 (Office) 781-869-8000 (Office)