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Groton-New London Airport

Groton (New London), CT


Phone: 860-445-8549
www.grotonnewlondonairport.com
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600- 2100
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 15 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2200
Elevation:9 ft (2.7 m) (Surveyed)
Location:3.00 mi. SE of Groton (New London)
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 15/33
Longest paved runway: 5000 ft
Fees:Hangar, Landing, Tiedown, Parking
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

Jet-A-Premix$ 5.91  (full service service)
100LL$ 6.33  (full service service)
100LL$ 6.50  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.93  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:5000 x 150ft. / 1524.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 90000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
055.2ft. MSL
48° mag
34° true
0.0% up
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
runway visual range: Touchdown
ILS/DME Engineered Materials Arresting Sysytem (Emas) 130 Ft in Length by 162 Ft in Width Lctd at the Der 05
236.3ft. MSL
228° mag
214° true
0.0% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Tree, ft Both-Sides of center, 48 ft high, 1,800 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Ry 23 Emas Out of Service Indefly. Engineered Material Arresting System (Emas) Ry 23 Nstd. Diminished Strength Performance Due to Storm Surge Damage

Runway 15/33

Dimensions:4000 x 96ft. / 1219.2 x 29.3mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 90000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
158.7ft. MSL
149° mag
135° true
0.1% down
basicNo Data307' Disp Threshold
Tree, Both-Sides, 12 ft high, 450 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Ry 15 Apch Ratio 25:1 to Dsplcd Thld and Railroad
335.8ft. MSL
329° mag
315° true
0.1% up
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
205' Disp Threshold
Trees, 150 ft Right of center, 44 ft high, 1,600 ft from end, 31:1 clearance slope
Trees 34:1 to Dsplcd Thld Ry 33

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Action Multi Ratings
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
860-449-9555
Coastal Air, Inc,
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
Groton, CT
860-445-7315
Columbia Air Services, Inc.
  • Maintenance
  • Fuel
  • Sales
On field: NE
41.333842-72.043653
UNICOM: 122.95
ARINC: 129.72
860-449-1400
Lanmar Aviation
  • Maintenance
On field: SW
ARINC: 131.75860-446-8621
Mystic Jet Center
  • $6.33
  • $5.91
  • $6.50
  • $5.93
On field: NE
41.333818-72.043615
ARINC: 129.725860-715-8800
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Services at this airport:

Services: Camping on Field
Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Public
Rental Cars: 
EnterpriseBook Now! 866-315-9155
Avis  
Hertz  

Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 19.8033' / W72 2.7083'
Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
Mag Var:14W (1980)
ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
1-800-WXBRIEF
NOTAM Facility:GON
Approach/Departure Control FacilityPVD
Pattern Altitude:Light Aircraft: 1010 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 1510 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
When ATCT Clsd Actvt HIRL Rys 05/23 & 15/33; MALSR Ry 05 - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:36
Multi Engine:8
Jets:6
Helicopters:1
Gliders:0
Ultralights:0

Airport Activity

GA Local:10,544
GA Itinerant:20,759
Commercial:0
Air Taxi:1,406
Military:2,941

(12-month period ending on 12/31/2012)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
Connecticut Airport AuthorityCatherine Young
Bradley International Airport, Admin Offices Terminal A 3rd Floor155 Tower Ave
Windsor Locks, CT 06096Groton, CT 06340
860-292-2083 (Office) 860-445-8549 (Office)