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Franconia Airport

FAA: 1B5

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1B5 Airport Location

Latitude: 
44-11-41.9000N (44.194972)
Longitude: 
071-45-02.0000W (-71.750556)
Elevation: 
978.0 feet MSL (298 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
14.9 W (as of December 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
2 N.M. S of Franconia, New Hampshire
Found On: 
Montreal Chart
FAA Region: 
ANE

1B5 Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 18/36 is 2305 ft (703 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

1B5 Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
Unattended
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1978 feet (603 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

1B5 Airport Services

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Glider Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental
Glider Towing Services

1B5 Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
JAMES DAVID
P.O. BOX 279
FRANCONIA, NH 03580
603-823-5034
FRANCONIA INN
1172 EASTON ROAD
FRANCONIA, NH 03580
603-823-5542

1B5 Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  N
FSS Name (ID):  Bangor(BGR)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
13.0 Dean Memorial Airport
(5B9)
238 253 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
13.6 Mount Washington Regional Airport
(HIE KHIE HIE)
40 55 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
25.2 Caledonia County Airport
(LLX KCDA CDA)
333 348 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
33.6 Berlin Regional Airport
(BML KBML BML)
46 61 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
34.9 Edward F Knapp State Airport
(MPV KMPV MPV)
271 286 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
40.0 Laconia Municipal Airport
(LCI KLCI LCI)
158 173 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.7 Lebanon Municipal Airport
(LEB KLEB LEB)
215 230 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.3 Morrisville-Stowe State Airport
(MVL KMVL MVL)
299 314 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.7 Bethel Regional Airport
(0B1)
70 85 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
46.3 Northeast Kingdom International Airport
(EFK KEFK EFK)
333 348 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
46.6 Warren-Sugarbush Airport
(0B7)
264 278 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.3 Limington-Harmon Airport
(63B)
118 133 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
54.7 Oxford County Regional Airport
(81B)
91 106 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
56.2 Claremont Municipal Airport
(CNH KCNH CNH)
208 222 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
59.3 Middlebury State Airport
(6B0)
258 272 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
60.5 Concord Municipal Airport
(CON KCON CON)
169 184 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
60.9 Hartness State (Springfield) Airport
(VSF KVSF VSF)
213 227 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
62.5 Burlington International Airport
(BTV KBTV BTV)
285 299 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
63.8 Auburn/Lewiston Municipal Airport
(LEW KLEW LEW)
97 112 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
65.0 Rangeley Lake Seaplane Base
(M57)
45 61 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)

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Where to Stay Near 1B5 Seaplane Base: Hotels, Motels, Resorts, B&Bs, Campgrounds

Hotels Near 1B5 Seaplane Base

Airport Guide users have stayed at....

Pet Friendly Rating Miles from 1B5 Seaplane Base Price
no Franconia Inn 0.3 113.00 USD
no Stonybrook Motel & Lodge 1.8 59.00 USD
yes Sunset Hill House 2.2 84.50 USD
yes Best Western White Mountain Inn 3.1 119.99 USD
no Rodeway Inn Lincoln 4.9 60.00 USD
no Woodwards Resort 5.5 75.00 USD
yes Franconia Notch Motel 5.7 50.00 USD
yes Eastgate Motor Inn 7.1 65.00 USD
no White Mountain Motel And Cottages 7.2 999.00 USD
no The Beacon Resort 7.7 64.50 USD
yes Parker`s Motel 7.7 59.00 USD
yes Thayers Inn 7.8 69.95 USD
no Hampton Inn Littleton 8.1 126.65 USD
no Indian Head Resort 8.3 99.00 USD
no Maple Leaf Motel 8.3 59.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Inn & Suites 9.5 80.00 USD
no InnSeason Resorts Pollard Brook 10.9 145.00 USD
no Kancamagus Lodge 11.0 89.00 USD
no Village Of Loon Mountain 11.0 74.00 USD
yes Nordic Inn Condominium Resort 11.0 119.00 USD
yes Profile Motel & Cottages 11.1 89.00 USD
no South Mountain Resort 11.2 129.00 USD
yes Autumn Breeze Motor Lodge 11.4 98.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn And Suites 11.5 84.00 USD
no Woodstock Inn, Station And Brewery 11.7 102.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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