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4B9 Simsbury Airport
Simsbury, Connecticut, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 24 MAY 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 -4 (UTC -5 during Standard 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): PHONE 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
CEFr227/20.2WESTOVER VORTAC114.0014W
CTRr174/23.8CHESTER VOR/DME115.1013W
MADr007/36.3MADISON VOR/DME110.4013W
PWLr089/37.8PAWLING VOR/DME114.3012W
HVNr020/39.5NEW HAVEN VOR/DME109.8013W

 
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.

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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Aerial photo of 4B9 (Simsbury Airport)
Photo by Philip E. Worley
Photo taken 29-May-2006

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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 18-Jun-2018
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight04:4208:42
Sunrise05:1609:16
Sunset20:2800:28
Evening civil twilight21:0201:02

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  18-Jun-2018 21:34:33
Local (UTC-4)  18-Jun-2018 17:34:33
 
METAR
KBDL 
4nm E 
182051Z 19011KT 10SM FEW055 FEW150 SCT200 BKN250 31/22 A2977 RMK AO2 PK WND 18026/1952 SLP081 T03110217 56022
KHFD 
12nm SE 
182053Z 19014G25KT 10SM CLR 30/21 A2979 RMK AO2 SLP086 T03000206 58020
KBAF 
15nm N 
182123Z 19016G24KT 10SM TS SCT055 BKN065 BKN100 31/22 A2972 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT N AND NW TSB23 TS N T03110222
TAF
KBDL 
4nm E 
182028Z 1820/1924 18010G22KT P6SM BKN060 FM182130 18011G24KT P6SM VCTS BKN060CB FM182300 20007KT P6SM -SHRA OVC050 FM190600 28006KT P6SM BKN040 FM191100 32008KT P6SM SCT080
KBAF 
15nm N 
181721Z 1818/1918 19012KT P6SM SCT070 FM182000 19008KT P6SM VCTS BKN060CB FM182200 19007KT P6SM -SHRA OVC050 FM190600 29008KT P6SM BKN045 FM191100 33008KT P6SM SCT080
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
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 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
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Simsbury Flying Club 860-459-1575
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100LL
SS $5.49 
 Updated 18-Jun-2018
 
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