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Fitchburg Municipal Airport

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)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS, NDB
Runways:02/20, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 4510 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs

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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.93  (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, Inc.
  • Maintenance
On field: NE
42.555897-71.754380
UNICOM: 122.7
978-343-5727
Bullock Charter, Inc.
  • Sales
On field: N
42.557399-71.755539
978-464-2706
Cardinal Flyers, Inc.
  • Rentals
Holden, MA
42.555609-71.756902
508-853-3762
Central Mass Cirrus Club
  • Rentals
Fitchburg, MA
42.554851-71.755829
978-815-5669
City of Fitchburg
  • $5.93
  • $5.55
On field: CTR
UNICOM: 122.7
978-345-9580
FCA Flight Center
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
42.554060-71.754756
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

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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

Owner:Airport Manager:
City 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)