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Location

Latitude: 
41-54-58.3000N (41.916194)
Longitude: 
072-46-37.0000W (-72.776944)
Elevation: 
195.0 feet MSL (59 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
13.6 W (as of July 2019 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
3 N.M. NE of Simsbury, Connecticut
Found On: 
New York Chart
FAA Region: 
ANE

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
06/1942
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/0830-1700
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZBW (Boston)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZBW (Boston)
Lighting Schedule: 
SEE RMK
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
Yes
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1195 feet (364 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BDR
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
No
Military Landing Rights: 
No
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  11

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2013)

Total Operations:  12775
Air Taxi:  75 0.6%
GA Local:  11500 90.0%
GA Itinerant:  1200 9.4%

Communications

CTAF:  122.700
Unicom:  122.700

       

    Contacts

    Manager: 
    Privately owned: 
    BRAD GRISWOLD
    119 PARK RD
    PLEASANT VALLEY, CT 06063
    860-459-1575
    AIRPORT REALTY ASSOC. LLC
    37 SUNSET FARMS ROAD
    WEST HARTFORD, CT 06107
    860-236-3301

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    Area Code: 860

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    C.A.A. Services-Connecticut Avionics
      
    Unicom 122.7 658-8000, 800-275-2438 100LL
    Simsbury Flying Club
      
    Unicom 122.7 658-2025 100LL
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    Flight Service Stations

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

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    Maps

    Simsbury - Simsbury (4B9) Airport Terminal Map

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    4B9 Airport Sectional

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    4B9 Airport Diagram


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    METAR / TAF

    METAR

    TAF

    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near 4B9

    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
    4.4 Bradley International Airport
    (BDL KBDL BDL)
    71 85 100LL, Jet A
    9.0 Skylark Airpark Airport
    (7B6)
    85 99 100LL
    12.2 Hartford-Brainard Airport
    (HFD KHFD HFD)
    152 166 100LL, Jet A
    14.2 Robertson Field Airport
    (4B8)
    196 210 100LL, Jet A
    14.3 Ellington Airport
    (7B9)
    87 101 100LL
    14.8 Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport
    (BAF KBAF BAF)
    10 24 100LL, Jet A
    24.6 Meriden Markham Municipal Airport
    (KMMK MMK)
    185 199 100LL
    25.8 Northampton Airport
    (7B2)
    16 30 100LL
    28.6 Windham Airport
    (KIJD IJD)
    110 124 100LL, Jet A+
    30.8 Waterbury-Oxford Airport
    (OXC KOXC OXC)
    211 224 100LL, Jet A
    31.7 Goodspeed Airport
    (42B)
    152 166 100LL
    32.2 Walter J Koladza Airport
    (GBR KGBR GBR)
    300 313 100LL
    34.2 Chester Airport
    (KSNC SNC)
    159 173 100LL
    34.7 Southbridge Municipal Airport
    (3B0)
    71 85 100LL
    38.3 Pittsfield Municipal Airport
    (PSF KPSF PSF)
    323 337 100LL, Jet A
    39.1 Tanner-Hiller Airport
    (8B5)
    47 61 100LL, Mogas
    39.5 Tweed-New Haven Airport
    (HVN KHVN HVN)
    187 200 100LL, Jet A
    39.6 Danielson Airport
    (KLZD LZD)
    98 112 100LL
    42.1 Turners Falls Airport
    (0B5)
    15 29 100LL
    44.8 Sky Acres Airport
    (44N)
    254 267 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

    NOTAMs

    List ALL 4B9 NOTAMs

    NOTAM Radius Search

    NOTAMS within
    NM of 4B9

    NOTAM Flight Path Search (Enter from two to five locations below)

    Locations (ICAO):
    Buffer (Both Sides):
    NM
    Include:

    Ratings & Reviews

    Simsbury Airport Ratings

    Category Aspect Rating
    Overall Rating for Simsbury Airport
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Flight Service Number of Flights
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Number of Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    International Routes Served
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    On-time Performance
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Business Centers
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Airport Website (information & tools)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

    Wireless Internet Access
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

    Public Telephones
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restrooms
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Architecture
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Terminal Layout
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Seating Areas
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Overall Cleanliness
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Children Play Areas
    • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

    Geographic Location
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Baggage Claim Locations
    • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Baggage Handling
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Overall Comfort
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Security Lines
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
    • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Parking Pricing
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Public Transport
    • 4.5/5 (2 votes cast)

    Car Rental
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Taxis
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Hotel Shuttles
    • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Proximity to City Center
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
    • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

    Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
    • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

    Remarks

    A110-1 CAUTION DEER AND BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT - BIRDS PARTICULARLY IN APCH TO RY 03.
    A110-3 RY 03 HAS AN UP-HILL GRADE.
    A110-4 FOR CD CTC YANKEE APCH AT 860-386-3597. IF UNA, CTC FSS.
    A30-03/21 RY 3/21 SAFETY BARRIER 15 FT NE THRESHOLD BARRICADED NOT LGTD.
    A40-03/21 NSTD THLD LIGHTS GREEN/GREEN.
    A57-21 APCH RATIO 21:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
    A58-03 RY 03 HAS 10 FT BRUSH ON CNTRLN 306 FT FM THLD.
    A58-21 WALCOTT ROAD AT THR 60 FT R.
    A81-APT DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21 - CTAF.
    E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

    Runways

    4B9 Airport Runway Summary

    Runways: 03/21
    Longest Runway: 03/21 is 2205 ft (672 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    4B9 Airport Runway Details

    Runway 03/21  2205 ft x 50 ft (672 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  as of
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  25.0
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 03

    Runway 21

    Elevation: 
    0 0
    Latitude: 
    41-54-47.7500N 41-55-08.7600N
    Longitude: 
    072-46-40.8900W 072-46-33.1400W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    0 0
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Basic Basic
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES ROAD
    Object Height: 
    38 15
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    411 200
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    150 ft. right of centerline 120 ft. right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    No No
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    0 0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    0 270
    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

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available

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