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1B5 Franconia Airport
Franconia, New Hampshire, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 20 JUNE 2019

Location

FAA Identifier: 1B5
Lat/Long: 44-11-45.4213N / 071-45-02.5318W
44-11.757022N / 071-45.042197W
44.1959504 / -71.7507033
(estimated)
Elevation: 975 ft. / 297 m (estimated)
Variation: 16W (1985)
From city: 2 miles S of FRANCONIA, NH
Time zone: UTC -4 (UTC -5 during Standard Time)
Zip code: 03580

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Activation date: 05/1947
Control tower: no
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER
FSS: BANGOR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: BGR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: UNATNDD
NMLY CLSD NOV 1 THRU APRIL 30, CK NOTAM'S FOR CURRENT STS.
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
WX ASOS at HIE (14 nm NE): 118.525 (603-837-2769)

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
MPVr094/30.8MONTPELIER VOR/DME110.8016W
BMLr240/35.7BERLIN VOR/DME110.4017W
LEBr048/37.0LEBANON VOR/DME113.7015W

 
NDB name  Hdg/Dist  Freq  Var  ID
MAHN213/10.438617WGMA --. -- .-
HANOVER047/34.927615WLAH .-.. .- ....

Airport Services

Parking: tiedowns
Bottled oxygen: NONE
Bulk oxygen: NONE

Runway Information

Runway 18/36

Dimensions: 2300 x 150 ft. / 701 x 46 m
Surface: turf, in good condition
Operational restrictions: FIRST 200 FT OF RWY 18 SOFT.
RUNWAY 18  RUNWAY 36
Latitude: 44-11.944667N44-11.569375N
Longitude: 071-45.076678W071-45.007713W
Elevation: 955.0 ft.975.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftright
Runway heading: 188 magnetic, 172 true008 magnetic, 352 true
Markings: nonenone
Runway end identifier lights: nono
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 10 ft. road4 ft. fence

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: FRANCONIA INN
1172 EASTON ROAD
FRANCONIA, NH 03580
Phone 603-823-5542
Manager: JAMES DAVID
P.O. BOX 279
FRANCONIA, NH 03580
Phone 603-823-5034

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 9
Single engine airplanes: 3
Gliders airplanes: 6
    
Aircraft operations: avg 48/week *
92% local general aviation
8% transient general aviation
* for 12-month period ending 31 December 2016

Additional Remarks

RWY SOFT IN SPRING.
FOR ARPT CONDS CALL 603-823-5034.
AVOID FLYING OVR RESL AREA AT DER 18 DURG BOTH TKOF AND LDG; AVOID LOW ALT AND/OR HIGH PWR SETTINGS IN THIS AREA.
WILDLIFE ON & INVOF ARPT.
IN CASE OF EMERG CTC NEW HAMPSHIRE STATE POLICE (800) 525-5555.
GLDR OPNS INVOF ARPT.
FOR CD CTC BOSTON ARTCC AT 603-879-6859.

Instrument Procedures

There are no published instrument procedures at 1B5.

Some nearby airports with instrument procedures:

5B9 - Dean Memorial Airport (13 nm SW)
KHIE - Mount Washington Regional Airport (14 nm NE)
KCDA - Caledonia County Airport (25 nm NW)
KBML - Berlin Regional Airport (34 nm NE)
KMPV - Edward F Knapp State Airport (35 nm W)
 
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 26-Jun-2019
 Local
(UTC-4)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight04:2908:29
Sunrise05:0609:06
Sunset20:3400:34
Evening civil twilight21:1001:10

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  26-Jun-2019 09:09:29
Local (UTC-4)  26-Jun-2019 05:09:29
 
METAR
KHIE 
13nm NE 
260852Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM OVC028 16/14 A3000 RMK AO2 SLP160 T01560144 51013
K1V4 
17nm NW 
260854Z AUTO 17/17 A2998 RMK AO1 SLP145 T01720172 53015
KMWN 
21nm E 
260849Z 32011KT 3/16SM FG BKN/// BKN000 BKN002 09/09 RMK FG BKN000 TPS LWR BKN060 BBLO BKN ALQDS FG INTMT
K1P1 
25nm S 
260855Z AUTO 00000KT 5SM BR SCT002 SCT006 SCT014 16/15 A2998 RMK AO2 T01580152
KCDA 
25nm NW 
260856Z AUTO 00000KT M1/4SM FG OVC001 17/16 A2999 RMK AO2 T01650161
TAF
KHIE 
13nm NE 
260520Z 2606/2706 11003KT P6SM BKN009 BKN025 OVC040 FM261400 00000KT P6SM OVC015 FM261600 18003KT P6SM OVC050 FM270200 00000KT 5SM BR OVC015
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