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Sterling Airport

Sterling, MA


Phone: 978-422-8860
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Overview

Attendance: Attended
Year-round,Thu-Sun/0800-1800
Tower:No
Elevation:459 ft (139.9 m) (Estimated)
Location:2.00 mi. SW of Sterling
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:(None)
Runways:16/34, H1
Longest paved runway: 3086 ft
Fees:Parking, Tiedown, Hangar
 
  • METARs
  • TAFs
  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.30  (self serve service)

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Runway 16/34

Dimensions:3086 x 40ft. / 940.6 x 12.2mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 8000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:non-std
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16458.7ft. MSL

0.3% down
No DatabasicNo Data150' Disp Threshold
Trees, 125 ft Right of center, 50 ft high, 400 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
Ry 16 Apch Ratio 11:1 to Dsplcd Thld
34449.4ft. MSL

0.3% up
basicNo Data500' Disp Threshold
Tree, 53 ft Right of center, 100 ft high, 600 ft from end, 4:1 clearance slope
Ry 34 Apch Ratio 6:1 to Dsplcd Thld

Helipad H1

Dimensions:50 x 50ft. / 15.2 x 15.2mWeight Bearing Cap:
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
H1No Data
No DatabasicNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Greater Boston Soaring
    Sterling, MA
    978-944-0801
    Sterling Air
    • Maintenance
    • $5.30
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: CTR
    42.425333-71.794855
    978-422-8860
    Wachussett Flyng Club
      Sterling, MA
      978-464-2010
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      Services at this airport:

      Services: 
      Engine Repair: MinorAirframe Repair: Minor
      Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead
      Activities: Intensive Flight Training
      Operations: Glider, Ultralight

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N42 25.5550' / W71 47.5717'
      Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
      Mag Var:15W (1985)
      ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
      FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
      1-800-WXBRIEF
      NOTAM Facility:BDR
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
      Wind Indicator:Present (unlit)
      Seg. Circle:No
      Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
        Actvt LIRL Ry 16/34 & Rotg Bcn - CTAF

        Aircraft & Activity

        Based GA Aircraft

        Single Engine:30
        Multi Engine:2
        Jets:
        Helicopters:
        Gliders:37
        Ultralights:3

        Airport Activity

        GA Local:35,200
        GA Itinerant:14,000
        Commercial:
        Air Taxi:20
        Military:35

        (12-month period ending on 7/9/2015)

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        Contact Addresses

        Owner:Airport Manager:
        Monadnock Realty CorpThomas Duffy
        Lafayette Rd121 Greenland Rd
        Rye, NH 03870Sterling, MA 01564
        508-756-4605 (Office) 978-422-8860 (Office)