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Airport Details

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Location

Latitude: 
42-56-25.5000N (42.940417)
Longitude: 
078-43-50.1000W (-78.730583)
Elevation: 
726.9 feet MSL (222 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
10.7 W (as of July 2018 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
5 N.M. E of Buffalo, New York
Found On: 
Detroit Chart
FAA Region: 
AEA

Operations

Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
03/1940
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZOB (Cleveland)
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1727 feet (526 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
BUF
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: C
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  16
Multi Engine:  3
Jet Engine:  7
GA Helicopters:  1

Annual Operations (as of 12/31/2016)

Total Operations:  97605
Commercial:  59584 61.0%
Air Taxi:  10929 11.2%
GA Local:  14906 15.3%
GA Itinerant:  11302 11.6%
Military Aircraft:  884 0.9%

Communications

Tower:  BUFFALO
120.5
257.8
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  124.7
257.8
Ground:  133.2
257.8
Approach:  BUFFALO
126.15(053-233)
126.5(234-052)
263.125(053-233)
317.6(234-052)
Hrs: 24
Departure:  BUFFALO
126.15(053-233)
126.5(234-052)
263.125(053-233)
317.6(234-052)
Hrs: 24
ATIS:  135.35
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (716-635-0532)
EMERG:  121.5
EMERG:  243.0

  • ARSR (DSV) 423817.9970 0773910.9816 2031.0. ASR (BUF) 425626.7098 0784409.0092 714.2. CPME1 (BUF) 425623.8169 0784311.2581. CPME2 (BUF) 425623.8169 0784311.2581. MTI RFLTR1 (BUF) 425706.8399 0784252.2711. PARROT1 DSV 423026.4982 0773656.9686. .
   

Contacts

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
WILLIAM VANECEK
4200 GENESEE ST
BUFFALO, NY 14225
(716) 630-6030
NIAGARA FRONTIER TRAN AUTH
181 ELLICOTT ST, PO BOX 5008
BUFFALO, NY 14205
716-855-7300

Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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Area Code: 716

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade & Location
Prior Aviation Service, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.95 633-1000 100LL, Mogas, Jet A
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 07/19/18 to 0901Z 08/16/18.

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APD - Airport Diagram
DP - Departure Procedure Charts
HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM NE-2
DP BUFFALO SEVEN NE-2
DP BUFFALO SEVEN[DELIMITER] CONT.1 NE-2
HOT HOT SPOT NE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05 NE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 23 NE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 32 NE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 14 NE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 NE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 05 NE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 23 NE-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 05 NE-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 23 NE-2
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NE-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NE-2
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Maps, Charts, & Diagrams

Buffalo - Buffalo Niagara International (BUF) Airport Terminal Map

Buffalo - Buffalo Niagara International (BUF) Airport Terminal Map - Overview
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BUF Airport Diagram

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METAR / TAF Weather

METAR

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near BUF

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
4.7 Buffalo Airfield Airport
(9G0)
172 183 100LL
5.3 Buffalo-Lancaster Regional Airport
(KBQR BQR)
101 112 100LL, Jet A-1
9.8 North Buffalo Suburban Airport
(0G0)
6 17 100LL
10.5 Woodlawn Beach State Park Heliport
(1NY0)
209 220 Jet A
11.9 Akron Airport
(9G3)
65 76 100LL
13.8 Niagara Falls International Airport
(IAG KIAG IAG)
316 327 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
16.4 Royalton Airport
(9G5)
27 38 100LL, MOGAS
16.5 Hamburg Inc Airport
(4G2)
209 220 100
24.4 Pine Hill Airport
(9G6)
54 65 100LL, Mogas
25.2 Genesee County Airport
(KGVQ GVQ)
77 88 100LL, Jet A-1+
32.1 Perry-Warsaw Airport
(01G)
111 122 100LL
35.0 Le Roy Airport
(5G0)
85 96 100LL
35.9 Chautauqua County/Dunkirk Airport
(DKK KDKK DKK)
221 231 100LL, Jet A, Jet A+
38.5 Ledgedale Airpark Airport
(7G0)
67 78 100LL, Jet A
47.7 Greater Rochester International Airport
(ROC KROC ROC)
76 87 100LL, Jet A, JP-8
50.0 Dansville Municipal Airport
(DSV KDSV DSV)
115 126 100LL
50.4 Toronto/City Centre Airport
(YTZ CYTZ CYTZ)
325 336 Jet A-1 Jet A-1 w FSII 100LL Avgas
52.7 Chautauqua County/Jamestown Airport
(JHW KJHW JHW)
206 216 100LL, Jet A
57.1 Hornell Municipal Airport
(KHTF HTF)
125 136 100LL, Jet A
61.8 Canandaigua Airport
(IUA)
91 103 100LL, Jet A+

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

NOTAMs

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NOTAMS within
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Ratings & Reviews

Buffalo Niagara International Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Buffalo Niagara International Airport
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 2.5/5 (2 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

On-time Performance
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes 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
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

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

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Seating Areas
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Cleanliness
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Children Play Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Geographic Location
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Baggage Claim Locations
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Baggage Handling
  • 2.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Comfort
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Security Lines
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Parking Pricing
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Public Transport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Car Rental
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Taxis
  • 3.0/5 (2 votes cast)

Hotel Shuttles
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Proximity to City Center
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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

Restaurants & Bars (variety and number)
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Restaurants & Bars (price/value)
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Runways

BUF Airport Runway Summary

Longest Runway: 05/23 is 8829 ft (2691 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05, 23, 32

BUF Airport Runway Details



Runway 05/23  8102 ft x 150 ft (2469 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
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: 
679 721
Latitude: 
42.9312 42.9472
Longitude: 
-78.7417 -78.7207
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
44 224
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: 
679 721
Displaced Threshold: 
324 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  7161 ft x 150 ft (2183 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  as of
Surface:  Asphalt -
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: 
698 709
Latitude: 
42.9469 42.9352
Longitude: 
-78.7417 -78.7202
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
127 307
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: 
698 709
Displaced Threshold: 
320 720
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

A110-2 HEAVY CONCENTRATION OF GULLS; BLACKBIRDS & STARLINGS UP TO 5000 FT ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-3 DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
A110-5 FOR FBO SVCS CTC 131.75; FOR CARGO SVCS CTC 122.95.
A110-6 TWY 'A' SOUTHWEST RUNUP AREA/HOLDING BAY MARKED DESIGN GROUP 3 ACFT (GENERALLY B727 OR SMALLER) UNAVAILABLE DESIGN GROUP 4 (INCLUDES BUT NOT LIMITED TO B757 DC8).
A110-7 TWY 'K1' CLSD 2100-0800 DAILY.
A26 ARFF INDEX D EQUIPMENT COVERAGE PROVIDED.
A49-23 RY 23 ALSF2 UNMNT.
A57-05 RWY 05 APCH SLOPE 45:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A57-14 RWY 14 APCH SLOPE 29:1 TO DSPLCD THLD.
A58-05 RY 05 HAS +3 FT POLE LIGHT POLE 59 FT FM RY END, 497 FT RIGHT.
A58-32 +7 FT OBSTRUCTION LIGHTED FENCE , 0 FT FM RY END, 480 FT L.
E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

Services

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

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