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Block Island State Airport

Block Island, RI

Phone: 401-466-5511
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Attendance: Attended
May-Oct/Fri-Sat/0800-2100May-Oct/Fri-Sat/0800-2030May-Oct/Sun-Thu/0800-1900Nov-Apr, 7 Days a Week,0800-1600
Elevation:107 ft (32.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:1.00 mi. W of Block Island
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runway length: 2502 ft
Fees:Landing, Parking, Tiedown
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Runway 10/28

Dimensions:2502 x 100ft. / 762.6 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
10107.7ft. MSL
99° mag
84° true
0.3% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
Trees, 40 ft Right of center, 88 ft high, 2,000 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
28101.4ft. MSL
279° mag
264° true
0.3% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
AvPorts RI
    On field: CTR
    New England Airlines
      Westerly, RI
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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N41 10.0867' / W71 34.6700'
      Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
      Mag Var:15W (1985)
      ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
      FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
      NOTAM Facility:BID
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityPVD
      Pattern Altitude:No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
      • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
      • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
      Actvt MIRL Ry 10/28; REIL & PAPI Rys 10 & 28 - CTAF

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:3
      Multi Engine:1

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:500
      GA Itinerant:7,425
      Air Taxi:5,915

      (12-month period ending on 7/30/2013)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      State of Rhode IslandMark Helmboldt
      Ri Airport CorporationBox 357
      Warwick, RI 02886Block Island, RI 02807
      401-737-4000 (Office) 401-466-5511 (Office)