About the Airport

Category: Airport Information
Published on Tuesday, 02 April 2013 20:28
Written by Administrator
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Location & QuickFacts

FAA Information Effective: 2012-05-31
Airport Identifier: 0B5
Airport Status: Operational
Longitude/Latitude: 072-31-22.8000W/42-35-29.8000N
-72.523000/42.591611 (Estimated)
Elevation: 359 ft / 109.42 m (Surveyed)
Land: 227 acres
From nearest city: 3 nautical miles N of Montague, MA
Location: Franklin County, MA
Magnetic Variation: 15W (1995)

Owner & Manager

Ownership: Publicly owned
Owner: Town Of Montague
Address: 1 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376
Phone number: 413-863-3211
Manager: Michael Longo
Address: C/o Town Of Montague, 1 Avenue A
Turners Falls, MA 01376
Phone number: 413-863-0044

Airport Operations and Facilities

Airport Use: Open to public
Wind indicator: Yes
Segmented Circle: No
Control Tower: No
Lighting Schedule: SEE RMK
Beacon Color: Clear-Green (lighted land airport)
Landing fee charge: No
Sectional chart: New York
Region: ANE - New England
Boundary ARTCC: ZBW - Boston
Tie-in FSS: BTV - Burlington
FSS on Airport: No
FSS Toll Free: 1-800-WX-BRIEF
NOTAMs Facility: BTV (NOTAM-d service avaliable)
Federal Agreements: NGY

Airport Communications

CTAF: 123.000
Unicom: 123.000 

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Airframe Repair: MAJOR
Power Plant Repair: MAJOR
Bottled Oxygen: NONE
Bulk Oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 16/34

Dimension: 3200 x 75 ft / 975.4 x 22.9 m
Surface: ASPH,
Weight Limit: Single wheel: 30000 lbs.
Edge Lights: Medium
 Runway 16Runway 34
Longitude: 072-31-35.7656W 072-31-09.8394W
Latitude: 42-35-42.3716N 42-35-17.2325N
Elevation: 353.00 ft 359.00 ft
Alignment: 127 127
Traffic Pattern: Left Left
Markings: Basic, Good Condition Basic, Good Condition
Crossing Height: 0.00 ft 46.00 ft
Displaced threshold: 0.00 ft 550.00 ft
VASI:   2-box on left side
Visual Glide Angle: 0.00° 4.30°
Runway End Identifier: No No
Obstruction: 33 ft trees, 500.0 ft from runway, 130 ft left of centerline, 9:1 slope to clear 30 ft trees, 800.0 ft from runway, 150 ft right of centerline, 20:1 slope to clear

Radio Navigation Aids

PSF FAN MARKER Abyss     13W 31.7 nm
GBR FAN MARKER Sheffield     13W 46.6 nm
ORE NDB Orange   205.00 15W 10.6 nm
VWD NDB Mount Snow   224.00 15W 25.2 nm
DXT NDB Dalton   370.00 15W 29.6 nm
FIT NDB Fitchburg   365.00 15W 34.0 nm
SXD NDB Springfield   265.00 15W 40.9 nm
AS NDB Chern   359.00 16W 43.0 nm
GBR NDB Great Barrington   395.00 14W 46.2 nm
CNH NDB Claremont   233.00 16W 47.2 nm
CTR VOR/DME Chester 098X 115.10 13W 26.1 nm
CAM VOR/DME Cambridge 097X 115.00 14W 43.6 nm
PUT VOR/DME Putnam 121X 117.40 14W 48.7 nm
EEN VORTAC Keene 031X 109.40 14W 15.9 nm
GDM VORTAC Gardner 043X 110.60 14W 20.8 nm
CEF VORTAC Westover 87X 114.00 14W 23.7 nm
BAF VORTAC Barnes 077X 113.00 14W 27.2 nm
BDL VORTAC Bradley 027X 109.00 14W 39.8 nm
ORH VOT Worcester   108.20   35.0 nm
BDL VOT Bradley Intl   111.40   39.9 nm