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New Bedford Regional Airport

New Bedford, MA

Phone: 508-991-6160
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0600-2300
Tower:Air Traffic Control Tower, 15 hrs/day, everyday, year-roundTower Hrs: 0630-2200
Elevation:79 ft (24.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NW of New Bedford
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:ILS, LOC, RNAV, GPS
Runways:05/23, 14/32
Longest paved runway: 5400 ft
Fees:Landing, Ramp, Parking, Tiedown
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.00  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.05  (full serve service)

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Runway 05/23

Dimensions:5400 x 150ft. / 1645.9 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:high
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
0564.5ft. MSL
54° mag
38° true
0.3% up
precisionrunway visual range: Touchdown
approach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
ILS/DMETree, ft Both-Sides of center, 20 ft high, 1,200 ft from end, 50:1 clearance slope
2379.2ft. MSL
234° mag
218° true
0.3% down
precisionapproach: 1400ft/Medium-Intensity/Runway Alignment Indicators
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
runway visual range: Rollout
400' Disp Threshold
Tree, 125 ft Both-Sides of center, 35 ft high, 1,400 ft from end, 34:1 clearance slope
Rwy 23 Apch Slope 50:1 at Dsplcd Thr

Runway 14/32

Dimensions:5000 x 150ft. / 1524.0 x 45.7mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 33000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
1475.8ft. MSL
144° mag
128° true
0.2% down
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
Tree, Both-Sides, 10 ft high, 400 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
3265.8ft. MSL
324° mag
308° true
0.2% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
runway end identifier: REIL is present
Trees, 130 ft Right of center, 11 ft high, 600 ft from end, 36:1 clearance slope

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Bridgewater State University
  • Flight Training
On field: NW
Colonial Air
  • Maintenance
  • $5.10
  • $4.15
  • Rentals
  • Sales
  • Flight Training
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.95
Nor East Aviation Services
  • Maintenance
  • $5.15
  • $4.30
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.95
Sandpiper Air
  • Maintenance
  • $5.00
  • $4.05
On field: S
UNICOM: 122.95
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Services at this airport:

Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
Transportation: Limousine
Rental Cars: 
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Activities: Intensive Flight Training
Operations: Helicopter, Ultralight
Customs: International Landing Rights

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 40.5940' / W70 57.4702'
Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
Mag Var:16W (1995)
ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
NOTAM Facility:EWB
Approach/Departure Control FacilityPVD
Pattern Altitude:
Light Aircraft1000
Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
Seg. Circle:No
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 Ry 05/23; MIRL Ry 14/32; MALSR Rys 05 & 23; REIL Ry 32 - CTAF. PAPI Ry 14 & VASI Rys 23 & 32 Oper 24 Hrs

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:77
Multi Engine:11

Airport Activity

GA Local:27,475
GA Itinerant:23,145
Air Taxi:3,853

(12-month period ending on 5/1/2016)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
City of New BedfordInterim Manager
Williams St1569 Airport Road
New Bedford, MA 02740New Bedford, MA 02746
508-979-1410 (Office) 508-991-6160 (Office)