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Fitchburg Municipal Airport

Fitchburg, MA

Phone: 978-345-9580
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Attendance: Attended
Oct-Mar / /0800-1700Apr-Sep / /0800-1900
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, Landing
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  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.14  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.39  (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 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

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

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Autumn Air Services
  • Maintenance
On field: NE
Cardinal Flyers
    Millbury, MA
    City of Fitchburg
    • $5.14
    • $4.39
    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: Banner Towing, 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: ()
      NOTAM Facility:FIT
      Approach/Departure Control FacilityA90
      Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
      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
      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:111
      Multi Engine:6

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:39,600
      GA Itinerant:19,700
      Air Taxi:1,950

      (12-month period ending on 2/21/2017)

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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) 829-1800 (Office) 978-345-9580 (Office)