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New Bedford Regional

New Bedford, MA
Phone: 508-991-6160
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2300
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 15 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0630-2200
Elevation:78 ft (23.8 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NW of New Bedford
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:05/23, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 5000 ft
Fees:Landing, Ramp, Parking, Tiedown
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.00  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.20  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:4997 x 150ft. / 1523.1 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0564.8ft. MSL
54° mag
38° true
0.3% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
runway visual range: Touchdown
ILS/DMETree, ft Both-Sides of center, 20 ft high, 1,200 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope
2378.7ft. MSL
234° mag
218° true
0.3% down
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
413' Disp Threshold
Tree, 125 ft Both-Sides of center, 35 ft high, 1,400 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Rwy 23 Apch Slope 50:1 at Dsplcd Thr

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:5000 x 150ft. / 1524.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 33000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1475.9ft. MSL
144° mag
128° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 400 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
3265.9ft. MSL
324° mag
308° true
0.2% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 130 ft Right of center, 11 ft high, 600 ft from end, 36:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Aircraft Repairs Unlimited, Inc.
  • Maintenance
On field: NW
Atlantic Aviation and Flight Center
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: NE
UNICOM: 122.7
Bridgewater State University
    On field: NW
    • Maintenance
    • $6.25
    • $5.40
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: SW
    UNICOM: 122.95
    Nor East Aviation Services, Inc.
    • Maintenance
    • $6.25
    • $5.45
    On field: S
    UNICOM: 122.95
    • Maintenance
    • $6.00
    • $5.20
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: SE
    UNICOM: 122.95
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    Services at this airport:

    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
    Transportation: Limousine
    Rental Cars: 

    Customs: International Landing Rights

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    Operations & More Information

    Lat/Long:N41 40.5933' / W70 57.4683'
    Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
    Mag Var:16W (1995)
    ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
    FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
    NOTAM Facility:EWB
    Approach/Departure Control FacilityPVD
    Pattern Altitude:Fixed Wing: 1000 MSL
    Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
    Seg. Circle:No
    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
    When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Ry 05/23; MIRL Ry 14/32; MALSR Rys 05 & 23; REIL Ry 32 - CTAF. PAPI Ry 14 & VASI Rys 23 & 32 Oper 24 Hrs

    Aircraft & Activity

    Based GA Aircraft

    Single Engine:101
    Multi Engine:15

    Airport Activity

    GA Local:26,985
    GA Itinerant:21,500
    Air Taxi:7,920

    (12-month period ending on 9/27/2013)

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    Contact Addresses

    ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
    Donald VelozoCity of New BedfordInterim Manager
    Williams St1569 Airport Road
    New Bedford, MA 02740New Bedford, MA 02746
    508-979-1410 (Office) 508-991-6160 (Office)
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