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Chester Airport

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KSNC (0.2 NM at True Heading of 170)
METAR: KSNC 230755Z AUTO 04007KT 360V130 9SM BKN009 BKN033 BKN070 22/22 A3005 RMK AO2
TAF: N/A

Location

Latitude: 
41-23-01.3540N (41.383709)
Longitude: 
072-30-20.8340W (-72.505787)
Elevation: 
416.0 feet MSL (127 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
13.5 W (as of September 2021 from WMM2020 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
03 N.M. SW of Chester, Connecticut
Found On: 
New York Chart
FAA Region: 
ANE

Contacts

Manager: 
Privately owned: 
CHARLES F. GREENEY, JR.
WHELEN ENGINEERING, 51 WINTHROP ROAD
CHESTER, CT 06412
860-718-2109
WHELEN AVIATION
WINTHROP ROAD
CHESTER, CT 06412
860-526-4321

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
06/1959
Control tower: 
No
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
APR-OCT/ALL/0900-2000
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZNY (New York)
Responsible ARTCC: 
ZNY (New York)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1416 feet (432 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
SNC
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:  56
Multi Engine:  3

Annual Operations (as of 07/31/2019)

Total Operations:  12100
Air Taxi:  2100 17.4%
GA Local:  5000 41.3%
GA Itinerant:  5000 41.3%

Communications

CTAF:  122.725
Unicom:  122.725
Approach:  NEW YORK
124.075
Departure:  NEW YORK
124.075
AWOS-3:  118.325 (860-526-1551)

       

    Fixed Based Operators (FBOs) & Fuel

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    Area Code: 860

    Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
    Chester Airport, Inc.
      
    Unicom 122.8 526-4321, 800-752-6371 80, 100LL, Jet A
    Chester Charter, Inc.
      
    Unicom 122.8 526-4321, 800-PLANES1 80, 100LL, Jet A
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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

    Instrument Procedures / Charts


    FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 09/09/21 to 0901Z 10/07/21.

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    Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
    Last Cycle
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 17 NE-1
    IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 35 NE-1
    MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS NE-1
    MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS NE-1
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    Navigation Aids (Navaids) near KSNC

    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
    4.3 Goodspeed Airport
    (42B)
    31 45 100LL
    16.4 Meriden Markham Municipal Airport
    (KMMK MMK)
    297 310 100LL
    18.6 Tweed-New Haven Airport
    (HVN KHVN HVN)
    247 260 100LL, Jet A
    21.0 Groton-New London Airport
    (GON KGON GON)
    98 112 100LL, Jet A
    22.1 Hartford-Brainard Airport
    (HFD KHFD HFD)
    343 357 100LL, Jet A
    23.8 Mattituck Airport
    (21N)
    181 194 100LL
    24.4 Robertson Field Airport
    (4B8)
    318 331 100LL, Jet A
    26.1 Windham Airport
    (KIJD IJD)
    33 47 100LL, Jet A+
    27.9 East Hampton Airport
    (HTO KHTO HTO)
    155 169 100LL, Jet A
    28.9 Waterbury-Oxford Airport
    (OXC KOXC OXC)
    281 294 100LL, Jet A
    30.9 Igor I Sikorsky Meml Airport
    (BDR KBDR BDR)
    244 257 100LL, Jet A
    31.7 Westerly State Airport
    (WST KWST WST)
    93 107 100LL, Jet A
    32.6 Ellington Airport
    (7B9)
    3 17 100LL
    32.8 Skylark Airpark Airport
    (7B6)
    354 368 100LL
    32.9 Francis S Gabreski Airport
    (FOK KFOK FOK)
    190 203 100LL, Jet A
    34.2 Simsbury Airport
    (4B9)
    339 353 100LL
    34.3 Bradley International Airport
    (BDL KBDL BDL)
    346 360 100LL, Jet A
    35.1 Spadaro Airport
    (1N2)
    198 211 100LL
    37.5 Brookhaven Airport
    (WSH KHWV HWV)
    205 218 100LL, Jet A
    37.7 Danielson Airport
    (KLZD LZD)
    45 59 100LL

    Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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    Remarks

    A110-1 FOR CD CTC NEW YORK APCH AT 516-683-2449.
    A110-2 (DSPLCD THR APCH RATIO, RWY 17) DSPLCD THR 5 FT HYR THAN AER.
    A16 CELL: 860-853-0993
    A40-17/35 NON-STD MIRL.
    A42-17 UNICOM FREQ MARKED ON RWY.
    A42-35 UNICOM FREQ MARKED ON RWY.
    A51-17 DSPLCD THR MARKED BUT NOT LGTD.
    A57-17 +38 FT TREE, 609 FT N, 180 FT L, 15:1 BASED ON DSPLCD THR.
    A58-17 +4 FT FENCE & BRUSH AT RWY END.
    A58-35 +3 FT BRUSH, 20 FT FROM THR, 15 FT L.
    A70-FUEL-10 0LL SELF SVC FUEL AVBL WITH CREDIT CARD.
    A75 NO ROPES PRVDD.
    A80 ROTG BCN OPRS 24/7.
    E111 EXISTED PRIOR TO 1959.

    Runways

    Runway Summary

    Runways: 17/35
    Longest Runway: 17/35 is 2722 ft (830 m) long
    Runways with an Instrument Approach:

    KSNC Airport Runway Details

    Runway 17/35  2722 ft x 50 ft (830 m x 15 m)
    Runway Length Source:  FAA as of 07/31/2006
    Surface:  Asphalt - Good condition -
    Runway Pavement Class: 
    Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

    Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
    Single Wheel Landing Gear:  8.5
    Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
    Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

    Runway 17

    Runway 35

    Elevation: 
    395.0 408.0
    Latitude: 
    41-23-14.0580N 41-22-48.6500N
    Longitude: 
    072-30-26.6980W 072-30-14.9700W
    True Magnetic Hdg.: 
    161 341
    ILS Type: 
    Glide Path Angle: 
    0.0 degrees 0.0 degrees
    Traffic Pattern: 
    Left Left
    Runway Markings Type: 
    Nonstandard (other than numbers only) Nonstandard (other than numbers only)
    Runway Markings Condition:
    Fair Fair
    Arresting Device: 
    Object at End: 
    TREES TREES
    Object Height: 
    33 15
    Object Marked/Lighted?: 
    Distance from End: 
    200 255
    Object Centerline Offset: 
    60 ft. right of centerline 0 ft. left and right of centerline
    Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
    Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
    Approach Light System: 
    REIL: 
    Yes Yes
    Touchdown Lights: 
    No No
    Centerline Lights: 
    No No
    Threshold Crossing Height: 
    Threshold Elevation: 
    400.0
    Displaced Threshold: 
    559
    Threshold Latitude: 
    41-23-08.8400N

    Threshold Longitude: 

    072-30-24.3000W
    Declared Distances
    Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
    Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
    Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
    Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 

    Services

    Airframe Repair: 
    Major
    Powerplant Repair: 
    Major
    Bottled Oxygen: 
    None
    Bulk Oxygen: 
    None
    Fuel Available: 
    100LL
    Landing Fees: 
    No
    Parking: 
    Tiedowns available
    Other Services: 
    Parachute rental

    Maps & Diagrams

    KSNC Airport Sectional

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    KSNC Airport Diagram


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