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Beaufort MCAS /Merritt Field/ Airport

IATA: BFT

ICAO: KNBC

FAA: NBC

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BFT Airport Location

Latitude: 
32-28-50.0403N (32.480567)
Longitude: 
080-43-09.2789W (-80.719244)
Elevation: 
37.1 feet MSL (11 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
7.4 W (as of September 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NW of Beaufort, South Carolina
Found On: 
Charlotte Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

BFT Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 05/23 is 12202 ft (3719 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach:

BFT Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-THU/1200-0400Z++
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
Split-White-Green (Lighted Military Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1037 feet (316 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
No

BFT Airport Services

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure

BFT Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Navy owned: 
COMMANDING OFFICER
MARINE CORPS AIR STATION
BEAUFORT, SC 29902
US NAVY
OCEANOGRAPHIC OFC-CODE 3142
WASHINGTON, DC 20373

BFT Airport Flight Service Stations

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

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
5.9 Beaufort County Airport
(KARW ARW)
133 140 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
13.8 Ridgeland-Claude Dean Airport
(3J1)
273 280 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
15.4 Hilton Head Airport
(HHH KHXD HXD)
175 182 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
26.7 Lowcountry Regional Airport
(RBW KRBW RBW)
8 16 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
32.4 Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
(SAV KSAV SAV)
229 236 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
38.5 Charleston Executive Airport
(KJZI JZI)
69 77 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.4 Summerville Airport
(KDYB DYB)
32 40 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
41.6 Allendale County Airport
(KAQX AQX)
318 325 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
42.5 Charleston AFB/International Airport
(CHS KCHS CHS)
53 61 Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
45.5 Plantation Arpk Airport
(KJYL JYL)
282 289 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.2 Bamberg County Airport
(99N)
338 345 100LL
53.5 Mt Pleasant Regional-Faison Field Airport
(KLRO LRO)
61 69 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
54.5 Berkeley County Airport
(KMKS MKS)
38 46 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
59.0 Orangeburg Municipal Airport
(OGB KOGB OGB)
353 360 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
71.2 Santee Cooper Regional Airport
(KMNI MNI)
21 29 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
81.2 Jesup-Wayne County Airport
(KJES JES)
227 234 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
82.3 Augusta Regional At Bush Field Airport
(AGS KAGS AGS)
310 317 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
82.6 Brunswick Golden Isles Airport
(BQK KBQK BQK)
207 214 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
83.2 Lexington County At Pelion Airport
(6J0)
341 348 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
83.8 East Georgia Regional Airport
(KSBO SBO)
275 281 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from BFT Airport Price
no Howard Johnson Express Inn - Beaufort 2.6 48.60 USD
yes Sleep Inn Beaufort 2.9 69.00 USD
no Country Inn And Suites By Carlson Beaufort West 2.9 89.00 USD
no Econo Lodge Beaufort 3.0 55.00 USD
no America`s Best Inn - Beaufort 3.1 59.99 USD
yes Comfort Suites Beaufort 3.1 104.99 USD
no Hampton Inn Beaufort 3.1 92.65 USD
no Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Beaufort At Highway 21 3.3 98.00 USD
yes Quality Inn Beaufort 3.4 70.00 USD
yes Rhett House 4.3 180.00 USD
no Best Western Plus Sea Island Inn 4.4 139.99 USD
yes Beaufort Inn 4.4 159.00 USD
no City Loft Hotel 4.4 159.00 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Beaufort 5.4 101.15 USD
no Super 8 Beaufort/Parris Island 6.0 52.09 USD
yes Days Inn Port Royal 6.7 48.00 USD
yes Baymont Inn And Suites Yemassee 9.9 59.99 USD
no Country Hearth Inn Saint Helena/Beaufort 10.1 74.99 USD
yes Knights Inn Point South Yemassee 13.9 33.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Yemassee 14.0 0.00 USD
yes Econo Lodge Ridgeland 14.7 50.00 USD
yes Comfort Inn Ridgeland 14.8 69.00 USD
yes Days Inn Ridgeland 14.8 44.95 USD
no Carolina Lodge 14.9 34.00 USD
yes Best Western Point South 14.9 74.99 USD
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