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6B6 Minute Man Air Field
Stow, Massachusetts, USA

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FAA INFORMATION EFFECTIVE 02 JANUARY 2020

Location

FAA Identifier: 6B6
Lat/Long: 42-27-38.3054N 071-31-04.1933W
42-27.638423N 071-31.069888W
42.4606404,-71.5178315
(estimated)
Elevation: 268 ft. / 81.7 m (surveyed)
Variation: 16W (1985)
From city: 2 miles N of STOW, MA
Time zone: UTC -5 (UTC -4 during Daylight Saving Time)
Zip code: 01775

Airport Operations

Airport use: Open to the public
Control tower: no
ARTCC: BOSTON CENTER
FSS: BRIDGEPORT FLIGHT SERVICE STATION
NOTAMs facility: BDR (NOTAM-D service available)
Attendance: 0900-1600
Pattern altitude: 1300 ft. MSL
Wind indicator: yes
Segmented circle: no
Lights: ACTVT REIL RWY 21 - CTAF.
Beacon: white-green (lighted land airport)
ROTG BCN OTS 2300-0700. DUSK-2300

Airport Communications

CTAF/UNICOM: 122.8
BOSTON APPROACH: 124.4
BOSTON DEPARTURE: 124.4
WX ASOS at BED (10 nm E): 124.6 (781-274-9733)
WX ASOS at FIT (12 nm NW): 135.175 (978-343-9121)
WX AWOS-3PT at ASH (19 nm N): 125.1 (603-578-0473)
WX ASOS at ORH (20 nm SW): PHONE 508-795-7546
  • CLNC DLVY THRU BRIDGEPORT RADIO (BDR) 1-866-293-5149.

Nearby radio navigation aids

VOR radial/distance  VOR name  Freq  Var
BOSr301/24.2BOSTON VOR/DME112.7016W
GDMr116/24.4GARDNER VOR/DME110.6014W
LWMr243/25.1LAWRENCE VOR/DME112.5015W
MHTr210/25.3MANCHESTER VOR/DME114.4015W
PUTr040/33.6PUTNAM VOR/DME117.4014W
EENr134/39.6KEENE VORTAC109.4014W

Airport Services

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

Runway Information

Runway 3/21

Dimensions: 2770 x 48 ft. / 844 x 15 m
Surface: asphalt, in excellent condition
Weight bearing capacity: 
Single wheel: 12.5
Runway edge lights: low intensity
RUNWAY 3  RUNWAY 21
Latitude: 42-27.451167N42-27.888167N
Longitude: 071-31.209167W071-31.032333W
Elevation: 267.0 ft.268.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 033 magnetic, 017 true213 magnetic, 197 true
Markings: basic, in good conditionnonprecision, in good condition
Visual slope indicator: 2-light PAPI on left (3.50 degrees glide path)
Runway end identifier lights: yes
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 48 ft. hill, lighted, 340 ft. from runway, 270 ft. left of centerline, 2:1 slope to clear
RWY 03 GND RISES GRADULY TO +12 FT FM END OF PAVEMENT.
70 ft. trees, 1850 ft. from runway, 125 ft. right of centerline, 23:1 slope to clear

Runway 12/30

Dimensions: 1600 x 70 ft. / 488 x 21 m
Surface: turf/gravel, in fair condition
Gradient: NW
RUNWAY 12  RUNWAY 30
Latitude: 42-27.621833N42-27.546833N
Longitude: 071-31.152333W071-30.811333W
Elevation: 259.0 ft.254.0 ft.
Traffic pattern: leftleft
Runway heading: 122 magnetic, 106 true302 magnetic, 286 true
Touchdown point: yes, no lightsyes, no lights
Obstructions: 30 ft. trees, 300 ft. from runway, 125 ft. of centerline, 10:1 slope to clear50 ft. trees, 400 ft. from runway, 125 ft. left of centerline, 8:1 slope to clear

Airport Ownership and Management from official FAA records

Ownership: Privately-owned
Owner: MINUTE MAN AIRFIELD INC
302 BOXBORO RD
STOW, MA 01775
Phone 978-897-3933
Manager: DONALD MC PHERSON
302 BOXBORO RD
STOW, MA 01775
Phone 978-897-3933

Airport Operational Statistics

Aircraft based on the field: 68
Single engine airplanes: 67
Multi engine airplanes: 1
    
Aircraft operations: avg 70/day *
51% transient general aviation
49% local general aviation
<1% air taxi
<1% military
* for 12-month period ending 30 April 2019

Additional Remarks

TPA FOR LGT ACFT 1032 FT AGL.
BFR USING RWY 12/30 CALL AMGR TO DTRM RWY CONDS.
HEL USE RP.
UPWIND AND CROSSWIND APCHS NOT RCMDD.
TREE OBSTN IN APCH; PRIM & TRSN SFCS RWYS 03 & 12/30.
NOISE ABATEMENT PROCS IN EFCT NTFY AMGR 978-897-3933 OF INTN TO OPR BTN 2300-0600.
FOR CD CTC BOSTON APCH AT 603-594-5551.

Instrument Procedures

NOTE: All procedures below are presented as PDF files. If you need a reader for these files, you should download the free Adobe Reader.

NOT FOR NAVIGATION. Please procure official charts for flight.
FAA instrument procedures published for use from 02 January 2020 at 0901Z to 30 January 2020 at 0900Z.

 
IAPs - Instrument Approach Procedures
RNAV (GPS) RWY 21   download (187KB)
VOR/DME RWY 21   download (188KB)
NOTE: Special Take-Off Minimums/Departure Procedures apply   download (243KB)

Other nearby airports with instrument procedures:

KBED - Laurence G Hanscom Field Airport (10 nm E)
KFIT - Fitchburg Municipal Airport (12 nm NW)
KASH - Boire Field Airport (19 nm N)
KORH - Worcester Regional Airport (20 nm SW)
1B6 - Hopedale Industrial Park Airport (21 nm S)
 
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Photo taken 29-Sep-2013
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Sunrise and sunset
Times for 28-Jan-2020
 Local
(UTC-5)
 Zulu
(UTC)
Morning civil twilight06:3511:35
Sunrise07:0512:05
Sunset16:5321:53
Evening civil twilight17:2322:23

Current date and time
Zulu (UTC)  28-Jan-2020 08:38:56
Local (UTC-5)  28-Jan-2020 03:38:56
 
METAR
KBED 
10nm E 
280751Z AUTO 26006KT 10SM OVC075 03/M04 A2964 RMK AO2 SLP052 T00281039
KFIT 
12nm NW 
280752Z AUTO 33005KT 10SM OVC075 02/M04 A2966 RMK AO2 SLP047 T00171039
KASH 
18nm N 
280756Z AUTO 29008KT 10SM FEW041 SCT055 OVC080 03/M02 A2966 RMK AO2 SLP049 T00281017
KORH 
19nm SW 
280754Z AUTO 29013KT 10SM OVC060 00/M05 A2962 RMK AO2 SLP041 T00001050
TAF
KBED 
10nm E 
280535Z 2806/2906 29005KT P6SM OVC070 FM281300 32008KT P6SM OVC050 FM282200 33004KT P6SM BKN040
KORH 
19nm SW 
280535Z 2806/2906 29010KT P6SM OVC050 FM281400 32010G17KT P6SM BKN050 FM290100 33010KT P6SM SCT040
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FBO, Fuel Providers, and Aircraft Ground Support

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Fuel Prices
 
Comments
  
Stow Aviation Services 978-897-3933
[web site]
[email]
Airport management, Aviation fuel, Aircraft parking (ramp or tiedown), Hangars, Hangar leasing / sales, Passenger terminal and lounge, Rental cars delivered, ...

More info about Stow Aviation Services
Shell
100LL
PS $4.99 
RA $4.79 
 Updated 22-Jan-2020
 
   1 read write
PS=Pump service
RA=Restricted
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Where to Eat: Catering, Restaurants, Food shops

  
 Business Name 
 
 Contact 
 
 Services / Description 
 
Distance
 
Comments
  
Nancy's Air Field Cafe 978-897-3934
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