Plum Island
Newburyport, Massachusetts

FAA NFDC Information Effective 56-day cycle 06/22/2017 - 8/17/2017

Ops Comms Services Owner Runways IFR Procs Current NOTAMs Remarks


FAA Identifier:2B2
Lat/Lng: 42.7953611111, -70.8394444444
42-47-43.3000N, 070-50-22.0000W
Estimated by FAA-EST on 04/25/2007
Elevation: 11 feet Estimated
Magnetic Variation: 16W, (1985), [-15W (2017)]
Sectional: NEW YORK
From City: 1nm SE of Newburyport


Use: Open to the public
Airspace Analysis: NOT ANALYZED
Estab Prior 1959
Ownership: Privately owned
Hne, Historic New England Inc
Activation: 04/1940
Attended: Apr-Sep Every day 0800-1800 (local) Oct-Mar Ireg IREG (local)
Control Tower: no
ARTCC: Boston Center (ZBW)
FSS: Bridgeport FSS (BDR)
NOTAMs and Weather: BDR NOTAM-D service at airport
Wind Indicator: Unlighted
Landing Fee: no


CTAF: 123.000
UNICOM: 123.000
Contact 'BOSTON' Approach
124.4, 279.6
Contact 'BOSTON' Departure
124.4, 279.6


Fuel: Grade 100LL Gasoline (low lead blue)
Airframe Repair: Major
Powerplant Repair: Major
Bottled Oxygen: None
Bulk Oxygen: None
Transient Storage: Tie-Down
Other Services: Pilot Instruction, Aircraft Rental

Based Aircraft

Single Engine GA: 9
Total: 9

Annual Operations

For year ending: 10/26/2016
Local GA (< 20 miles): 2000
Non-local GA: 950
Military Operations: 20
Total: 2970


Owner: Spnea
141 Cambridge Street
Boston, Ma 02114
Manager: Richard Copithorne
24 Plum Island Turnpike
Newbury, Ma 01951


Runways: 10/28

Runway 10/28

Length: 2105 feet
by Owner on 10/18/2001
Width: 50 feet
Surface: Asphalt / Bituminous Concrete, Fair Condition
Weight Capacity: Single Wheel aircraft: 8,000 lbs
End 10 End 28
Runway Markings: Runway 10/28 Two Reflectors on Each Approach End.  
Displaced Threshold Distance:   300'
Gradient: 0.2 0.2
Objects: Trees Fence
Objects affecting Navigable Airspace (CFR part 77): Utility runway with a nonprecision approach Utility runway with a visual approach
Object Clearance Slope: 3:1 10:1
Approach Slope 50:1 to Displaced Threshold.
Object Height: 100' AGL 8' AGL
Object Distance: 500' Along centerline
300' Along centerline
Other Objects:   4 Ft Unlit Fence Crosses Runway. Vehicle and Equipment in Vicinity of Runway.

Runway 14/32

Length: 2300 feet
by State on 04/25/2007
Width: 100 feet
Surface: Grass / Sod
End 14 End 32
Objects: Trees Trees
Object Clearance Slope: 14:1 6:1
Object Height: 14' AGL 66' AGL
Object Distance: 200' Along centerline
125' Left of centerline
400' Along centerline
35' Left of centerline



Additional Remarks

Wildlife in Vicinity of Airport.

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