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Newport State Airport

Newport, RI

Phone: 401-846-9400
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Attendance: Attended
May-Sep, 7 Days a Week,0800-1800Oct-Apr, 7 Days a Week,0800-1600
Elevation:171 ft (52.1 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. NE of Newport
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:DME, LOC, VOR, RNAV, GPS
Runways:04/22, 16/34
Longest paved runway: 2999 ft
Fees:Hangar, Landing, Parking, Tiedown
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  • Satellite
  • Sectional

Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.45  (self serve service)
Jet-A$ 5.50  (full serve service)

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Runway 04/22

Dimensions:2999 x 75ft. / 914.1 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in fair conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
04148.3ft. MSL
39° mag
24° true
0.8% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 150 ft Left of center, 61 ft high, 1,140 ft from end, 15:1 clearance slope
Rwy 4 10 Ft Trees, 150 Ft R
22171.8ft. MSL
219° mag
204° true
0.8% down
non-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
visual glide slope: 4-Light/Left-Side PAPI
LOC/DMETrees, 150 ft Right of center, 30 ft high, 600 ft from end, 13:1 clearance slope

Runway 16/34

Dimensions:2623 x 75ft. / 799.5 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 30000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in excellent conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
16146.3ft. MSL
159° mag
144° true
0.6% up
basicvisual glide slope: 4-Box/Left-Side VASI
Trees, 100 ft Right of center, 52 ft high, 1,250 ft from end, 20:1 clearance slope
Rwy 16 10 Ft Fence/Trees 200 Ft L
34162.2ft. MSL
339° mag
324° true
0.6% down
basicNo Data250' Disp Threshold
Trees, 300 ft Right of center, 37 ft high, 900 ft from end, 18:1 clearance slope
29:1 Fm Dspcd Thld

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
  • $5.45
  • $5.50
On field: CTR
Chris Aircraft
  • Maintenance
On field: CTR
Newport Aviation
  • Rentals
  • Flight Training
On field: CTR
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Services at this airport:

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

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Operations & More Information

Lat/Long:N41 31.9464' / W71 16.8926'
Charts:NACO: New York Sectional
Mag Var:15W (1995)
ARTCC:Boston (ZBW)
FSS:Bridgeport (BDR)
NOTAM Facility:UUU
Approach/Departure Control FacilityPVD
Pattern Altitude: No data provided. Assume 1000 AGL
Wind Indicator:Lighted
Seg. Circle:Yes
Lighting:Pilot Activated Lighting:
  • medium intensity: 5 clicks in 5 secs
  • low intensity: 3 clicks in 5 secs
Actvt MIRL Rys 04/22 & 16/34; REIL Ry 22; Twys A; B; C & Ramp Area - CTAF

Aircraft & Activity

Based GA Aircraft

Single Engine:23
Multi Engine:2

Airport Activity

GA Local:17,279
GA Itinerant:946
Air Taxi:473

(12-month period ending on 8/31/2014)

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Contact Addresses

Owner:Airport Manager:
State of Rhode IslandMatt Cunningham
Rhode Island Airport CorporationNewport State Arpt
Warwick, RI 02886Middletown, RI 02840
401-737-4000 (Office) 401-846-9400 (Office)