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Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport

Bedford, MA


Phone: 781-869-8000
www.massport.com/hanscom-field
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,All
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 16 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0700-2300
Elevation:132 ft (40.2 m) (Surveyed)
Location:NE of Bedford
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS, RNP
Runways:05/23, 11/29
Longest paved runway: 7011 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Ramp, Parking, Landing
 
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 6.95  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.90  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:5107 x 150ft. / 1556.6 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 120000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
05128.0ft. MSL
53° mag
37° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
23127.8ft. MSL
233° mag
217° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Right-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Vgsi and Descent Angles Not Coincident

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:7011 x 150ft. / 2137.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 120000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
11132.0ft. MSL
113° mag
97° true
0.1% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
runway visual range: Touchdown
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
ILS/DMEHill, 734 ft Right of center, 120 ft high, 1,050 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Vgsi and Ils Glidepath Not Coincident. Vgsi and Rnav Glidepath Not Coincident
29123.0ft. MSL
293° mag
277° true
0.1% up
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Rollout
ILS/DME

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Associated Pilots Flying Club
    Cambridge, MA
    42.459798-71.295158
    617-335-0099
    East Coast Aero Club
    • Maintenance
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: W
    42.463201-71.291302
    781-274-6322
    Executive Flyers Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • Rentals
    • Sales
    • Flight Training
    On field: S
    42.463106-71.291099
    781-274-7227
    Hanscom Aero Club
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: E
    42.464547-71.282563
    781-225-5849
    Jet Aviation
    • Maintenance
    • $6.95
    • $7.12
    • Sales
    On field: SW
    ARINC: 131.525781-274-0030
    MITFC
      Cambridge, MA
      National Aviation Academy
        Concord, MA
        800-292-3228
        Rectrix
        • Maintenance
        • $7.11
        • $6.90
        On field: W
        42.464800-71.299289
        ARINC: 131.4978-341-8400
        Signature Flight Support
        • $6.99
        • $6.95
        On field: SW
        42.463091-71.290476
        UNICOM: 122.95
        ARINC: 130.8
        781-274-0010
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        Services at this airport:

        Services: 
        Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: MajorBulk Oxygen: High/Low
        Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
        Transportation: Courtesy Car, Crew Car, Limousine, Public
        Rental Cars: 
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        Activities: Airline Services, Intensive Flight Training
        Operations: Commercial, Helicopter
        Customs: International Landing Rights

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        Operations & More Information

        Lat/Long:N42 28.1967' / W71 17.3400'
        Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
        Mag Var:16W (1995)
        ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
        FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
        1-800-WX-BRIEF
        NOTAM Facility:BED
        Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
        Pattern Altitude:
        Tpa 1000 AGL Fixed Wing; 1500 AGL Turbojet; 1800 AGL Heavy Jet Acft
        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
        Actvt MIRL Ry 05/23; HIRL Ry 11/29; MALSR Ry 11 & 29 & Twy Lgts - 118.5

        Aircraft & Activity

        Based GA Aircraft

        Single Engine:187
        Multi Engine:32
        Jets:87
        Helicopters:12
        Gliders:
        Ultralights:

        Airport Activity

        GA Local:48,041
        GA Itinerant:60,168
        Commercial:220
        Air Taxi:19,258
        Military:592

        (12-month period ending on 12/31/2015)

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        Contact Addresses

        Owner:Airport Manager:
        Mass Port AuthoritySharon M. Williams
        One Harborside DrMassport, 200 Hanscom Drive
        E Boston, MA 02128Bedford, MA 01730
        (781) 869-8000 (Office) 781-869-8000 (Office)