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Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport

Bedford, MA


Phone: 781-869-8000
www.massport.com/hansc/
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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$ 6.57  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 6.70  (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-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
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
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
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
precisionvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Right-Side PAPI
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DME

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextNBAA & AOPA recommended procedures in effect 24 hrs; night time field use fee from 11 pm to 7 am; ctc APM
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Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Associated Pilots Flying Club
    Cambridge, MA
    42.459798-71.295158
    617-335-0099
    Boston Aviation Club
      Norwood, MA
      42.191899-71.176390
      508-688-5314
      East Coast Aero Club
      • Maintenance
      • Rentals
      • Sales
      • Flight Training
      On field: W
      42.463201-71.291302
      781-274-6322
      Executive Flyers Aviation
      • Rentals
      • Sales
      • Flight Training
      On field: S
      42.463106-71.291099
      781-274-7227
      Hanscom's Aero Club
      • Rentals
      • Flight Training
      On field: E
      42.464547-71.282563
      781-225-5849
      Jet Aviation
      • Maintenance
      • $6.57
      • $6.92
      • Sales
      On field: SW
      ARINC: 131.525781-274-0030
      MITFC
        Cambridge, MA
        National Aviation Academy
          Concord, MA
          800-292-3228
          Rectrix
          • $7.05
          • $6.70
          On field: W
          42.464800-71.299289
          ARINC: 131.4978-341-8400
          Signature Flight Support
          • $8.25
          • $7.15
          On field: SW
          42.463091-71.290476
          ARINC: 130.8781-274-0010
          TECHNICAir
          • Maintenance
          On field: SE
          42.464412-71.281372
          ARINC: 122.3781-274-9958
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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
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          Activities: Intensive Flight Training
          Operations: 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-WXBRIEF
          NOTAM Facility:BED
          Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
          Pattern Altitude:
          Tpa 1000 AGL Fixed Wing; 1500 AGL Turbojet; 1800 AGL Heavy Jet Acft
          Heavy Aircraft1933
          Light Aircraft1133
          Turbine Aircraft1633
          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:193
          Multi Engine:36
          Jets:94
          Helicopters:10
          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)