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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 June 2018 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

Operations

Facility Use: 
Private
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
10/1943
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/MON-THU/1200-0400Z++
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZJX (Jacksonville)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
Split-White-Green (Lighted Military Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1037 feet (316 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
NBC
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
No

Based Aircraft

Annual Operations (as of )

Communications

Tower:  BEAUFORT
119.05
342.875

363.15
Hrs: 1200-0400Z++MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; OTHER TIMES BY NOTAM.
Clearance Del.:  128.15
Ground:  128.15
Approach:  BEAUFORT
123.7(3000 FT & BLO)
125.125(ABV 3000 FT)
269.125 3000 FT & BLO
292.125 ABOVE 3000 FT
Hrs: 1200-0400Z++ MON-SUN; 1500-2300Z++ HOLS.

JAX ARTCC
Hrs: 0400-1200Z++ MON-SUN; 2300-1500Z++ HOLS.
Departure:  BEAUFORT
123.7(3000 FT & BLO)
125.125(ABV 3000 FT)
269.125 3000 FT & BLO
292.125 ABOVE 3000 FT
Hrs: 1200-0400Z++ MON-SUN; 1500-2300Z++ HOLS.

JAX ARTCC
Hrs: 0400-1200Z++ MON-SUN; 2300-1500Z++ HOLS.
ATIS:  279.525
Hrs: 1200-0400Z++MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; OTHER TIMES BY NOTAM.
EMERG:  121.5
SFA RADAR:  372.0X
BASE OPS:  281.8
SFA RADAR:  379.275X
RDR:  123.7
RDR:  383.6X
SFA RADAR:  298.875X
SFA RADAR:  317.775X
RDR:  134.1X
SFA RADAR:  323.275X
EMERG:  243.0
PMSV:  264.5

  • APCH/DEP SERVICE PROVIDED BY JACKSONVILLE ARTCC (SAVANNAH RCAG) ON FREQS 132.925/363.2 WHEN BEAUFORT APCH CTL CLOSED.
  • SFA
  • OPR 1200-0400Z++ MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; CLSD SAT SUN & HOL; JACKSONVILLE CENTER.
  • OPR 1200-0400Z++ MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; CLSD SAT SUN & HOL.
  • OPR 1200-0400Z++ MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; CLSD SAT SUN & HOL.
  • OPR 1200-0400Z++ MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; CLSD SAT SUN & HOL.
   

Contacts

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

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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 05/24/18 to 0901Z 06/21/18.

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Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD (Military) AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-2
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN X RWY 23 SE-2
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN Y RWY 14 SE-2
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN Y RWY 23 SE-2
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN Z RWY 14 SE-2
IAP (Military) HI-TACAN Z RWY 23 SE-2
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 05 SE-2
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 14 SE-2
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 23 SE-2
IAP (Military) RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 SE-2
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 05 SE-2
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 14 SE-2
IAP (Military) TACAN RWY 23 SE-2
MIN (Military) RADAR MINIMUMS SE-2
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Beaufort - Beaufort MCAS /Merritt Field/ (BFT) Airport Terminal Map

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BFT Airport Diagram

Beaufort MCAS /Merritt Field/ Airport (BFT) Diagram
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METAR / TAF Weather

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near BFT

Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
5.9 Beaufort County Airport
(KARW ARW)
133 141 100LL, Jet A
13.8 Ridgeland-Claude Dean Airport
(3J1)
273 280 100LL
15.4 Hilton Head Airport
(HHH KHXD HXD)
175 182 100LL, Jet A
26.7 Lowcountry Regional Airport
(RBW KRBW RBW)
8 16 100LL, Jet A
32.4 Savannah/Hilton Head International Airport
(SAV KSAV SAV)
229 236 100LL, Jet A, Jet A++
38.5 Charleston Executive Airport
(KJZI JZI)
69 77 100LL, Jet A
41.3 Summerville Airport
(KDYB DYB)
32 40 100LL, Jet A
41.6 Allendale County Airport
(KAQX AQX)
318 325 100LL, Jet A
42.5 Charleston AFB/International Airport
(CHS KCHS CHS)
53 61 100, Jet A-1+
45.5 Plantation Arpk Airport
(KJYL JYL)
282 289 100LL
53.2 Bamberg County Airport
(99N)
338 345 100LL
53.5 Mt Pleasant Regional-Faison Field Airport
(KLRO LRO)
61 69 100LL, Jet A
54.5 Berkeley County Airport
(KMKS MKS)
38 46 100LL, Jet A
59.0 Orangeburg Municipal Airport
(OGB KOGB OGB)
353 361 100LL, Jet A
71.2 Santee Cooper Regional Airport
(KMNI MNI)
21 29 100LL
81.2 Jesup-Wayne County Airport
(KJES JES)
227 234 100LL, Jet A
82.3 Augusta Regional At Bush Field Airport
(AGS KAGS AGS)
310 317 100LL, Jet A
82.6 Brunswick Golden Isles Airport
(BQK KBQK BQK)
207 214 100LL, Jet A
83.2 Lexington County At Pelion Airport
(6J0)
341 348 100LL
83.8 East Georgia Regional Airport
(KSBO SBO)
275 281 100LL, Jet A

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Ratings & Reviews

Beaufort MCAS /Merritt Field/ Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Beaufort MCAS /Merritt Field/ Airport
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International Routes Served
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On-time Performance
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Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Business Centers
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
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Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Architecture
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
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Children Play Areas
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Baggage Claim Locations
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
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Overall Comfort
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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Runways

BFT Airport Runway Summary

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

BFT Airport Runway Details



Runway 05/23  12202 ft x 200 ft (3719 m x 61 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  PEM -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 05

Runway 23

Elevation: 
37 13
Latitude: 
32.4706 32.4955
Longitude: 
-80.7305 -80.7041
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
42 222
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
37 13
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0



Runway [X] 10/28  6425 ft x 150 ft (1958 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway [X] 10

Runway [X] 28

Elevation: 
0 0
Latitude: 
32.4756 32.4756
Longitude: 
-80.735 -80.7142
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
90 270
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0



Runway 14/32  7999 ft x 200 ft (2438 m x 61 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  PEM -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Yes Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
32 22
Latitude: 
32.4846 32.469
Longitude: 
-80.7314 -80.7131
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
135 315
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Yes Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
32 22
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0



Runway [X] 18/36  3941 ft x 150 ft (1201 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
Runway Pavement Class: 
Runway Edge Lights:  Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway [X] 18

Runway [X] 36

Elevation: 
0 0
Latitude: 
32.4817 32.4708
Longitude: 
-80.7308 -80.7308
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
180 360
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Runway Markings Type: 
Runway Markings Condition:
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Centerline Lights: 
Threshold Crossing Height: 
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0

Remarks

A110-10 TRAN ALERT: TRANS SVC AVBL 1200-2300Z++ MON-FRI ONLY, CLSD NATL HOL. (SEE RTSD FOR ADDNL TRAN ACFT INFO) TRAN ACFT EXP TRUCK REFUEL. TRAN ACFT MAINT UNAVBL. TRAN AVN ORDNANCE SVC AVBL. LAVATORY SVC UNAVBL. JASU, FLUID, AND OIL UNAVBL.
A110-11 RSTD: PPR FOR ALL TRAN ACFT AND TRANSCOM/JOSAC/NALO ARE RQR TO COORD WITH BASE OPS DSN 335--7301, C843-228-7301. HIGH VISIBILITY EVENTS (VIP CODE 7 AND ABOVE, MEDEVAC, OIF/OEF HOMECOMING, HR/ANGEL FLIGHTS, ETC) ARE RQR TO NOTIFY BASE OPS 30 MIN PRIOR TO ARR DUE TO STATION CO COORD.
A110-2 A-GEAR: E-28 ON ALL RYS AND IN RAISED POSITION, EXCP ON LDG RY.
A110-3 FUEL: J5
A110-5 RSTD: RWY 10-28.
A110-6 CAUTION: SEVERE BIRD ACT OCT-APR. WILDLIFE ON RWY DUR PERIODS OF DARKNESS. CK ATIS FOR BASH UPDATES.
A110-7 TFC PAT: OVERHEAD 1500', CONVL 800', COPTER CALL ENTERING CLASS D AIRSPACE BLW 800'. MULTI APCH RWY 32 NOT AUTH. REDUCED RWY SEPARATION STD IN EFF USN/USMC ACFT. TOUCH AND GO DUTY RWY ONLY.
A110-8 CSTMS/AG/IMG: LTD CSTMS/AG AVBL MIL ACFT ONLY, 24 HR PN RQR. CTC CSTMS DSN 335-6161, C843-228-6161.
A110-9 MISC: ALL ACFT WITH PAX, CARGO, VIP CTC PTD 20 MIN PRIOR TO LDG. ALCE TEAM RQR FOR ALL AMC MSN. CLASS D AIRSPACE EFF 1200-0400Z++ MON-THU; 1200-2300Z++ FRI; OT BY NOTAM FOR SPL OPS; CLSD NATL HOL. OT CLASS E.
A17 CLSD SAT, SUN AND HOL. SPECIAL OPR BY PPR AND NOTAM ONLY.
A81-APT PAPI U/S UFN.
E60-05 HOOK E28(B) (2050')
E60-14 HOOK E28(B) (1249')
E60-23 HOOK E28(B) (1900')
E60-32 HOOK E28(B) (1250')

Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL, Jet A
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available

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