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Virgil I Grissom Municipal Airport

IATA: BFR

ICAO: KBFR

FAA: BFR

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BFR Airport Location

Latitude: 
38-50-24.1000N (38.840028)
Longitude: 
086-26-43.3000W (-86.445361)
Elevation: 
727.4 feet MSL (222 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
4.4 W (as of July 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. SE of Bedford, Indiana
Found On: 
St Louis Chart
FAA Region: 
AGL

BFR Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 13/31 is 4501 ft (1372 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

BFR Airport General Information

Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-FRI/0900-1700
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1727 feet (526 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

BFR Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental

BFR Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
RAY SEXTON
3213 TUNNELTON RD.
BEDFORD, IN 47421
812-279-9839
LAWRENCE COUNTY BOAC
3213 TUNNELTON RD.
BEDFORD, IN 47421
812-279-9839

BFR Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
20.0 Monroe County Airport
(BMG KBMG BMG)
336 340 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
20.2 Salem Municipal Airport
(I83)
134 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
21.9 French Lick Municipal Airport
(FRH KFRH FRH)
204 208 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
25.6 Freeman Municipal Airport
(SER KSER SER)
78 83 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
33.1 Daviess County Airport
(KDCY DCY)
255 259 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
36.0 Columbus Municipal Airport
(CLU KBAK BAK)
45 50 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
39.5 Franklin Flying Field Airport
(3FK)
26 31 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
41.1 North Vernon Airport
(KOVO OVO)
72 77 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.7 Huntingburg Airport
(HNB KHNB HNB)
214 218 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
43.7 Clark Regional Airport
(KJVY JVY)
130 135 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
46.1 Madison Municipal Airport
(MDN KIMS IMS)
95 100 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.6 Sullivan County Airport
(SIV KSIV SIV)
289 293 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.1 Greenwood Municipal Airport
(KHFY HFY)
19 24 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
50.6 Perry County Municipal Airport
(KTEL TEL)
193 197 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
51.9 Bowman Field Airport
(LOU KLOU LOU)
134 139 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.0 Greensburg Municipal Airport
(I34)
55 60 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
52.0 Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport
(SDF KSDF SDF)
139 144 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.1 Indianapolis International Airport
(IND KIND IND)
7 12 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
53.6 Shelbyville Municipal Airport
(KGEZ GEZ)
33 38 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
54.4 Terre Haute International-Hulman Field Airport
(HUF KHUF HUF)
312 316 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from BFR Airport Price
yes Rosemount Motel 2.6 40.50 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Bedford 3.4 120.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Bedford 4.4 75.00 USD
yes Fourwinds Resort And Marina 12.2 69.00 USD
no West Baden Springs Hotel 21.0 160.00 USD
no Big Splash Adventure Hotel And Indoor Water Park 21.5 129.00 USD
no French Lick Springs Hotel 21.7 127.00 USD
no Century Suites Hotel 22.4 125.00 USD
no A Summerhouse Inn 22.5 74.00 USD
yes Bloomington Travelodge 22.6 44.00 USD
no Homewood Suites By Hilton Bloomington 22.8 84.15 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Bloomington 22.9 129.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Bloomington 23.2 108.36 USD
no Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Bloomington 23.4 112.00 USD
yes Towneplace Suites By Marriott Bloomington West 23.4 99.00 USD
yes Comfort Suites French Lick 23.5 108.00 USD
yes Fairfield Inn Bloomington 23.5 99.00 USD
yes Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington 24.1 40.99 USD
yes Hampton Inn Bloomington 24.2 92.65
yes Comfort Inn Bloomington 24.4 99.00 USD
no Days Inn Bloomington 24.4 69.95 USD
yes Holiday Inn Bloomington 24.4 106.00 USD
yes Salem Motel 24.5 65.00 USD
no Quality Inn Bloomington 24.6 70.00 USD
no Super 8 Bloomington 24.6 42.00 USD
Distances are approximate, and may vary depending on the location of start and actual route traveled from the airport.


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