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4B9 Simsbury Airport
Simsbury, Connecticut, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 08 NOVEMBER 2018

Location

FAA Identifier: 4B9
Lat/Long: 41-54-58.3000N / 072-46-37.0000W
41-54.971667N / 072-46.616667W
41.9161944 / -72.7769444
(estimated)
Elevation: 195 ft. / 59 m (estimated)
Variation: 14W (1985)
From city: 3 miles NE of SIMSBURY, CT
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 06070

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 06/1942
Control tower: no
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER
FSS: BRIDGEPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: BDR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0830-1700
Wind indicator: lighted
Segmented circle: yes
Lights: DUSK-DAWN. ACTVT MIRL RY 03/21 - CTAF.

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.7
WX ASOS at BDL (4 nm E): PHONE 860-386-3480
WX ASOS at HFD (12 nm SE): PHONE 860-527-5837
WX ASOS at BAF (15 nm N): 127.1 (413-568-2267)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BAFr204/15.0BARNES VORTAC113.0014W
HFDr341/19.4HARTFORD VOR/DME114.9013W
CTRr174/23.8CHESTER VOR/DME115.1013W
MADr007/36.3MADISON VOR/DME110.4013W
PWLr089/37.8PAWLING VOR/DME114.3012W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
GREAT BARRINGTON134/32.239514WGBR --. -... .-.
CLERA039/35.436214WJWE .--- .-- .

Airport Services

Fuel available: 100LL
Parking: tiedowns
Airframe service: MAJOR
Powerplant service: MAJOR
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 2205 x 50 ft. / 672 x 15 m
Surface: asphalt, in good condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 25.0
Runway edge lights: medium intensity
NSTD THLD LIGHTS GREEN/GREEN.
Operational restrictions: RY 3/21 SAFETY BARRIER 15 FT NE THRESHOLD BARRICADED NOT LGTD.
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 41-54.795833N41-55.146000N
Longitude: 072-46.681500W072-46.552333W
Gradient: 0.8%0.8%
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Displaced threshold: no270 ft.
Markings: basic, in fair conditionbasic, in fair condition
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Obstructions: 38 ft. trees, 411 ft. from runway, 150 ft. right of centerline, 6:1 slope to clear
RY 03 HAS 10 FT BRUSH ON CNTRLN 306 FT FM THLD.
15 ft. road, 200 ft. from runway, 120 ft. right of centerline
WALCOTT ROAD AT THR 60 FT R.

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

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

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 13
Single engine airplanes: 13
    
Aircraft operations: avg 35/day *
90% local general aviation
9% transient general aviation
<1% air taxi
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2013

Additional Remarks

CAUTION DEER AND BIRDS ON & INVOF ARPT - BIRDS PARTICULARLY IN APCH TO RY 03.
RY 03 HAS AN UP-HILL GRADE.
FOR CD CTC YANKEE APCH AT 860-386-3597. IF UNA, CTC FSS.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 4B9.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBDL - Bradley International Airport (4 nm E)
KHFD - Hartford-Brainard Airport (12 nm SE)
4B8 - Robertson Field Airport (14 nm S)
KBAF - Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport (15 nm N)
KCEF - Westover Air Reserve Base/Metropolitan Airport (20 nm NE)
 
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Aerial photo
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Photo by Philip E. Worley
Photo taken 29-May-2006

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Nov-2018
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:1511:15
Sunrise06:4511:45
Sunset16:2721:27
Evening civil twilight16:5721:57

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Nov-2018 11:05:10
Local (UTC-5)  18-Nov-2018 06:05:10
 
METAR
KBDL 
4nm E 
181051Z 32007KT 10SM FEW120 BKN140 OVC190 01/M07 A3034 RMK AO2 SLP277 T00111072
KHFD 
12nm SE 
181053Z 01005KT 10SM CLR 02/M05 A3035 RMK AO2 SLP276 T00221050
KBAF 
15nm N 
181053Z AUTO 29009KT 10SM CLR 00/M08 A3034 RMK AO2 SLP279 T00001083
TAF
KBDL 
4nm E 
180915Z 1809/1912 33007KT P6SM BKN040 FM181200 36005KT P6SM BKN150 FM181600 35004KT P6SM OVC080 FM182000 18003KT P6SM BKN050 FM190000 16003KT P6SM VCSH OVC035 FM190100 16003KT 6SM -SN OVC030 FM190400 12003KT 5SM -RASN OVC020 FM190900 00000KT 3SM -RA OVC015
KBAF 
15nm N 
180520Z 1806/1906 29004KT P6SM BKN045 FM180900 32004KT P6SM FEW045 FM181500 35004KT P6SM OVC080 FM182000 18003KT P6SM BKN050 FM190000 16003KT P6SM VCSH OVC035 FM190100 16003KT 6SM -SN OVC025 FM190500 12003KT 3SM -SN OVC015
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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Simsbury Flying Club 860-459-1575
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100LL
SS $5.59 
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