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Fitchburg Municipal Airport

Fitchburg, MA

Phone: 978-345-9580
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0800-Dusk
Elevation:347 ft (105.8 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
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 4.75  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 3.89  (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

Noise Abatement

RunwayApplies toApproach/DepartureText
See TextSee TextSee TextNoise sensitive neighborhood-departure end of ry 32. 5 knots or less preferred ry 32

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Autumn Air Services
  • Maintenance
On field: NE
Bullock Charter
    Princeton, MA
    Cardinal Flyers
      Holden, MA
      City of Fitchburg
      • $4.75
      • $3.89
      On field: CTR
      UNICOM: 122.7
      FCA Flight Center
      • Rentals
      • Flight Training
      On field: CTR
        Twin City Airmotive
        • Maintenance
        • Sales
        On field: E
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        Services at this airport:

        Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
        Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A
        Transportation: Courtesy Car
        Activities: Intensive Flight Training
        Operations: Helicopter, Glider, Ultralight

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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)
        NOTAM Facility:FIT
        Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
        Pattern Altitude:
        Heavy Aircraft1750
        Light Aircraft1350
        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:88
        Multi Engine:3

        Airport Activity

        GA Local:40,000
        GA Itinerant:20,000
        Air Taxi:2,100

        (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)