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Fitchburg Municipal

Fitchburg, MA
Phone: 978-345-9580
fitchburgairport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Tower:No
Elevation:348 ft (106.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Fitchburg
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Approaches:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:02/20, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 4510 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.25  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.55  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:3504 x 75ft. / 1068.0 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
02330.2ft. MSL
23° mag
8° true
0.5% up
basicNo Data567' Disp Threshold
Trees, 125 ft Left of center, 25 ft high, 452 ft from end, 10:1 clearance slope
5 Ft Dike 40 Ft From Thr on Cntrln Ry 02 Apch Ratio 14:1 to Dsplcd Thld Addnl Obst +70 Ft Bldg 300 Ft Fm Thr 50 Ft L of Cntrln
20347.5ft. MSL
203° mag
188° true
0.5% down
basicNo Data459' Disp Threshold
Trees, 250 ft Left of center, 66 ft high, 1,000 ft from end, 12:1 clearance slope
Rwy 20 Apch Ratio 20:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:4510 x 100ft. / 1374.6 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
14340.1ft. MSL
144° mag
129° true
0.3% down
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 125 ft Left of center, 50 ft high, 600 ft from end, 8:1 clearance slope
32328.4ft. MSL
324° mag
309° true
0.3% up
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
242' Disp Threshold
Trees, 125 ft Right of center, 42 ft high, 800 ft from end, 14:1 clearance slope
Rwy 32 Apch Ratio 20:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Autumn Air Services
  • Maintenance
On field: NE
978-343-5727
Bullock Charter, Inc.
    On field: N
    978-464-2706
    Cardinal Flyers, Inc.
      HOLDEN, MA
      42.555609-71.756902
      508-853-3762
      Central Mass Cirrus Club
        FITCHBURG, MA
        42.554851-71.755829
        978-815-5669
        City of Fitchburg
        • $6.25
        • $5.55
        On field: CTR
        UNICOM: 122.7
        978-345-9580
        FCA's N2242Y Cirrus Flying Club
          FITCHBURG, MA
          42.554060-71.754756
          978-345-0373
          FCA Flight Center, Inc.
          • Rentals
          • Flight Training
          On field: E
          42.554614-71.754134
          UNICOM: 122.7
          978-345-0373
          Twin City Airmotive Inc
          • Maintenance
          • Sales
          On field: E
          UNICOM: 122.7
          978-342-8700
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          Services at this airport:

          Services: 
          Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
          Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
          Transportation: Courtesy Car, Limousine, Public
          Rental Cars: 
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          Operations & More Information

          Lat/Long:N42 33.2467' / W71 45.5383'
          Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
          Mag Var:15W (2005)
          ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
          FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
          1-800-WXBRIEF
          NOTAM Facility:FIT
          Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
          Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1350 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 1750 MSL
          Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
          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
          Dusk-Dawn. Actvt VASI Ry 14; MIRL Ry 14/32; REIL Ry 32 - 123.0 Rotg Bcn Not Available During Dalgt Ifr Conditions

          Aircraft & Activity

          Based GA Aircraft

          Single Engine:100
          Multi Engine:2
          Jets:1
          Helicopters:4
          Gliders:2
          Ultralights:2

          Airport Activity

          GA Local:40,000
          GA Itinerant:20,000
          Commercial:
          Air Taxi:2,100
          Military:110

          (12-month period ending on 7/15/2013)

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          Contact Addresses

          ASN Volunteer:Owner:Airport Manager:
          David ReinhartCity of FitchburgScott Ellis
          City Hall, 718 Main StreetFitchburg Municipal Airport, 567 Crawford Street
          Fitchburg, MA 01420Fitchburg, MA 01420
          978-345-9550 (Office) 978-345-9580 (Office)
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